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Donna DeMaio
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  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Mi Underwriter in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and managers are very supportive.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

  2. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Great company; easy to understand policy and procedures; Great managerial support

    Cons

    No cons that I can think of

  3. "Small company feel, big company benefits"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at United Guaranty full-time

    Pros

    Collegial atmosphere, accessible executives, excellent benefits

    Cons

    Company sold to Arch Capital, massive downsizing expected

  4. "Not 'ForeverUnited'"

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    Former Employee - Solution Advisor in Greensboro, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good people. Lots of opportunities for learning.

    Cons

    Company was sold and the culture changed dramatically.

  5. "Senior Administrative Assistant"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Large company with great benefits

      Cons

      Worked in a department that was not a good fit for me! Management not good!

    • "Amazing Company to work for until....."

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      Former Employee - IT Analyst in Greensboro, NC
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great company and culture, Amazing employees, Excellent benefits and Outstanding managers and leadership.

      Cons

      AIG - Sold United Guaranty to Arch Cap. MI who stated they would not fire anyone but would build off of United Guaranty's success.... only to turn around a month after the ink was dry and lay off almost everyone from U.G.

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      Former Employee - Coordinator in Greensboro, NC
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Flexible work hours, paid time off, benefits and early release days the day before a holiday 4 days at Thanksgiving

      Cons

      Not much room for advancement, positions were filled before job posted. The same people moved from position to position heavy in management

      Advice to Management

      None

    • "Monolith"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Slow pace and focus in the wrong technologies

      Cons

      Too much red tape. Too many chiefs not enough indians.

    • "Business Model"

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      Former Employee - Mortgage Underwriter in Greensboro, NC
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Customer Service minded company. Cares about their internal and external customers.

      Cons

      No yearly salary increase. Earnings increased only by performance bonus at end of year

    • "Manegement level"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at United Guaranty full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Prior to sale was moving in right direction for meeting industry needs and future business models

      Cons

      Still were too many upper level employees "stuck in the past" and they resisted change

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