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"Steady"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Systems Analyst
Current Employee - Systems Analyst
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Excellent work life balance, competitive salary, excellent benefits package

Cons

Steady and boring, very boring, lack of technical direction and foresight, currently undergoing budget crunch

Advice to Management

Try growing the technical expertise of your employees instead of contracting it out to external parties. At least monitor the performance and quality of contracted work.

Other Employee Reviews for Genworth

  1. "Positive"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The benefits package is very good at Genworth. Educational opportunities are always available. Most of the employees are good to work with.

    Cons

    Sometimes work life balance can be an issue. Leaders do not always lead. Senior Leadership messages are sometimes distorted as they are distributed by ineffective lower level leadership.

    Advice to Management

    Do more Skip level meetings. You will find out a great deal concerning your leadership some positivie and some not so positive. Remember feelings are fact.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "It's ok... Can be unstable"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Fairly good benefits although worse in the last several years
    reasonable compensation
    Some solid leaders throughout the company
    Leadership communication improved over the past 2 years
    Opportunities if you actively push/pursue them

    Cons

    Shaky performance over the past years has resulted in a uneasy workforce in some areas. Lowering morale. Layoffs during the downturn took a toll and leadership didn't handle well. Not encouraging to associates.
    Slow and sometimes incompetent HR
    Some management leads with fear tactics instead of building teams that want to perform and getting involved.


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