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"No room for advancement"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Finance Director in Thousand Oaks, CA
Current Employee - Finance Director in Thousand Oaks, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at WellPoint full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Large company but limited opportunities since corporate moved over to Indianapolis. They have 3 office locations in so cal.

Cons

Limited movement for opportunities. They have eliminated many positions and trying increase shareholder value. Limited focus on employee development.

Advice to Management

Look to develop your employees

Other Employee Reviews for WellPoint

  1. "Dynamic environment, requires flexibility"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Advisor Information Security in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Executive Advisor Information Security in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Highly competitive compensation while working for a national company and numerous opportunities for advancement. Many positions qualify for partial or full-time work work at home.

    Cons

    Company reorganizes frequently. Staff VP and higher titles have trouble staying with the organization for more than 3 years on average. Frequent re-orgs make it difficult to hold people accountable to goals because failures are then passed on to the next leader.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on continuity of management. This would allow you to engage the best talent, leverage the broad knowledge in the company and would cause contributors to see their work as something they will have to stand behind vs. something that can hand off to their successor in the next re-org.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "All in all a company I would recommend"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Actuarial Analyst II in Indianapolis, IN
    Current Employee - Actuarial Analyst II in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at WellPoint full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Allows you to work from home and flex your work schedule

    Cons

    They don't have the most competitive benefits or salary. Requires you to get your FSA, so the result is the company has to many FSA's which ends up restricting ability to move up.


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