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"Good Company, Need Better Focus"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Columbus, GA
Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Columbus, GA
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at State Farm part-time (More than a year)

Pros

-Promote quality interactions with clients
-Focus on strengthening company from within the agent's office
-Good benefits

Cons

-Not enough underwriters/service workers in the Alabama/Georgia area
-Poor communication within the company
-The "agent centered" mindset is not up-to-date
-Need to update customer service techniques (more stuff online)

Advice to Management

Help agents grow by allowing them to excel at what they do best in their market- selling Life Insurance isn't everything.

Other Employee Reviews for State Farm

  1. "State Farm is a very traditional company."

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

    I have been working at State Farm full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Recognized company name.
    Salary is almost entirely commission based.
    Many different State Farms you can work at.

    Cons

    Not too many benefits.
    Little vacation time.
    Pay is not really that good.

    Advice to Management

    Better benefits.


  2. Helpful (5)

    "Not a positive work environment, horrible management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Claims Adjuster in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Claims Adjuster in Dallas, TX

    I worked at State Farm full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Was a great learning experience, positive trainers/mentors. At first not micro managed, many places to advance

    Cons

    Management, started being micro managed and phone calls monitored. Was scheduled lunch times on a weekly basis


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