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"Good place to work."

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Supervisor in Dallas, TX
Current Employee - Supervisor in Dallas, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Family friendly. Great benefits. Management is open to input and ideas. If you want to learn and grow the opportunity is there if you are satisfied with your position no one will force you to move.

Cons

To many processes. Takes too long to make changes when it is clear that something isn't working. Pay scales are such that people can be in the same scale even if one job requires more knowledge/ experience

Advice to Management

Don't take so long to make decisions.

Other Employee Reviews for MetLife

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Downsizing, poor pay, and no opportunities for growth for the Auto and Home portion"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Underwriter in Dayton, OH
    Former Employee - Underwriter in Dayton, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MetLife full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Long standing name in the industry

    Cons

    Outsources jobs and uses the excuse they need to do this because they are a global company
    Poor pay compared to other companies in the industry
    Management is full of Baby boomers that wont retire and have 1970's ideas...
    Every year there is a new goal/ new slogan (company is unable to focus and follow through anything)

    Advice to Management

    Get some younger blood in there to help create some new and fresh ideas.
    The old conservative approach is outdated and laying off people in order to boost your presence to the shareholders will only work for so long.(You cant fake the #'s if you dont have any employees left to do the work)


  2. "MetLife - OK to work for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Somerset, NJ
    Current Employee - Manager in Somerset, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MetLife full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diverse. Culture of honesty and integrity is encouraged.

    Cons

    Occasional manager with myopic views can be stifling. Not everyone on the team wants to play nice with others in different parts of the company.

    Advice to Management

    Should take the review development process more seriously. Not everyone does. Managers need more emphasis placed on their contribution to them.

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