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"Good but limited company"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Pros

Great people
Target market
most actually care about our target market
Good pay
Company trips are great if you attain them
Immediate supervisor

Cons

Products, Products, Products- there are not enough of them to compete
Weak life product line, to say the least
Pricing on Property & Casualty isn't good enough to make up income lost on products
Poor agent training due to limited training resources
Health insurance is insanely expensive

Advice to Management

INVEST in the things that matter to the comnpany long term: training is such a weakness. Further, invest in a system that can sell current products, instead of just term & whole life.

Other Employee Reviews for Horace Mann

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Very good company to work for, probably one of the best entry level jobs in Springfield"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Care Representative
    Current Employee - Customer Care Representative
    Recommends

    Pros

    Beginning pay is great for entry level
    Yearly raises (not big ones but better than nothing)
    Generous vacation/personal/sick/holiday days (10 paid holidays off!) (1 week vaca after 6 months, 2 more weeks at your year, then 3 weeks a year after that. 10 sick days and 2 personal days per year)
    Great camaraderie with coworkers
    This company actually cares about their employees.
    Yearly performance bonus.
    Shift differential pay for later shifts.

    Cons

    Miscommunication is apparent. Some of the "consultants" that the reps have to call give different information on the same subject depending who you are talking to
    Managers are very very busy. You may have to ask a couple times before something is resolved.
    Some of the agents are extremely lazy and will not do their own work, they call and expect you to do it for them.

    Advice to Management

    Please train our agents better!!! if they had a common grasp of some of the things that we do it would make the job easier.


  2. "Great place to work"

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

    Pros

    The people: Majority are very dedicated and want to help the company grow.
    Our market place: We provide financial well being for educators and their families and that is so important.
    The benefits: vacation, recognition programs, employee trip, etc.

    Cons

    Like most companies, we have to do more with less and people have to wear multiple hats.

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