Manulife - Traditional and lagging behind the times | Glassdoor
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"Traditional and lagging behind the times"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

- colleagues are intellegent, well educated and committed to excellence on the job
- younger generation have innovative ideas to help turn the company around

Cons

- too beurocratic
- distribution systems are based on traditional channels- need to develop new ways of doing business
- too cost focussed
- no consistent in flexibile work arrangements
- no employee advocates/voice within the company
- the leadership team responsible for poor business decisions with long term consequences to our company profitability remain employed.

Advice to Management

- watch the movie "Too Big to Fail"
- respect the performance contributions of your employees
- hire executives with strong leadership skills and reward them for demonstrating this effectively on the job- HR should be aggressively focussing on making that happen if they want to keep and hire the best.

Other Employee Reviews for Manulife

  1. "Large multiple-national company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Global company, diverse busineses. High performance standards,

    Cons

    Too siloed. Should encourage more collaboration

    Advice to Management

    Need more collaboration and innovation. Listen to employees more. Senior mgt doesn't have all the answers.


  2. "excellent balance work/life"

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

    Pros

    Challenging job. Great company to learn.

    Cons

    Evolution is somewhat limited within the company.

    Advice to Management

    try to hire more experienced employees.


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