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"Good place to work but can be frustrating due to silos"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Project Manager in Richmond, VA
Current Employee - Project Manager in Richmond, VA
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Approves of CEO

Pros

Good management that believes in ideas flowing from line leaders. Lot of new managers in the past few years helping change the old GE culture. Overall good place to work compared to CapOne or other local companies.

Cons

Lot of new managers in the past few years helping change the old GE culture. Overall good place to work compared to CapOne or other local companies.

Advice to Management

You are no linger GE, work with your employees and customers to ensure a good company that is focused on selling right insurance products in the market place.

Other Employee Reviews for Genworth

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company but Poor Communication"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - New Business Case Manager in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - New Business Case Manager in Richmond, VA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Benefits and good starting compensation and they offer programs and classes for development. They also with sponsor employees to get their licenses.

    Cons

    Difficult to grow and develop career if you don't know the right people. Communication is very poor and people to not listen which hinders the progress of projects and work in general.

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to listen to their employees since the majority of upper management does not understand their employees' roles and will impliment changes that hinder the progess of work.


  2. "Great Benefits, high drive environment, networking and a willingness to stay within the box are key to advancement."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Richmond, VA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits and community involvement are excellent. They have a great volunteer support environment and high community interaction.

    Cons

    Overtime is an unstated expectation and work/life balance are not well supported. Recent change in management attitudes toward stricter rules and less personal autonomy.

    Advice to Management

    Do more than say you want happy employees. Business needs are necessary but more personal consideration of employee impact and transparency would help with employee morale.

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