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Good for very junior, not for experienced, think twice before you come.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Manager in Hartford, CT (US)
Current Employee - Manager in Hartford, CT (US)

I have been working at Travelers Companies full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Good mentoring program and on-going training for junior professionals, some very good people in this field, but almost all gone in the past 4 years. It is actually a good place to pick up career fast and leave for even better place in about 2-3 years.

Cons

Working hard is recognized "verbally", but that's it. This company is not encouraging innovation, it is actually extremely conservative such that so many people just want to stay safe until retirement day and get their pension. Career advancement and financial rewards has 0 correlation with how good your work is. The compensation is OK for this particular industry, but not even comparable with other industries that can use my talents. I came from another industry and my current bonus still can't match what I got 4 years ago as a junior analyst. So, as some reviews said, think twice before join.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Once was a great caring company, over the years the has greatly faded!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Claims Adjuster in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Claims Adjuster in Charlotte, NC (US)

    I have been working at Travelers Companies full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The pay is good, benefits and your direct co-workers are great

    Cons

    Managment doesn't back you up, unrealistic expectations, unnecessary stress placed on employees, work life balance is terrible

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your employees and understand that even in times of catastrophe your staff still has families and other responsibilities outside of the business.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Extremely micro-managed work for moderate pay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Insurance Service Representative
    Former Employee - Insurance Service Representative

    I worked at Travelers Companies full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Benefits, 401k, medical/dental/vision
    Varied shifts that one can bid with tenure and performance

    Cons

    Very micro managed as a customer service representative
    Very strict guidelines and time constraints for break and lunch schedules

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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