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"Great place to work for."

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good hours. The pay is decent. I enjoy the people I work with in my immediate group. My manager is very flexible and doesn't require more hours than are necessary to get the job done. Business casual dress is the norm. I don't feel micro-managed by my supervisors.

Cons

Difficult to get promotions. Low salary raises. Its hard to get the inside track. The bonuses don't compare to investment banks. No holiday party. The company is pretty conservative.

Advice to Management

Try to get a better handle on how employees feel.

Other Employee Reviews for MetLife

  1. "Great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Service Representative in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Financial Service Representative in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, good work atmosphere, solid company, well recognized

    Cons

    Long hours, seems like home office work against sales reps instead of supporting them

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to the sales force, hire quality amin support


  2. "Short Term"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Services in Hartford, CT
    Former Employee - Financial Services in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great health benefits.
    Open door policy
    Competitive but not over competitive enviroment.
    Wealth of learning in the insurance and annuties industry.
    The company has taken numerous steps to ensure that it can meet all of its financial obligations. You will not see a situation like AIG here”No offense”. The company just moved to a new location, so there is a sense of excitement in the environment.
    You have numerous training opportunities, from toastmasters to other training programs that will prepare you for advancement or transition to another function area.

    Cons

    Starting salary to low.
    Pay scale after starting does not increase substantially.

    Advice to Management

    Increase the starting salary to attract top talent.
    Restructure the pay scale to retain top talent.

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