The Hartford Reviews

Updated 18 Sep 2020

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3.9
72%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
Approve of CEO
The Hartford CEO Christopher Swift
Christopher Swift
790 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work/Life balance is great: I am so glad I did not have to give up on my career when my kids were born(in 212 reviews)

  • "Work schedules and work from home is very flexible(in 128 reviews)

Cons
  • "For claims, work-life balance is always a constant struggle(in 109 reviews)

  • "I felt like i was stuck in my current role and the upper management did not share my enthusiasm for growth(in 36 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Regional Lead in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Managed application worth $1B development project of high performance and availability model for insurance sector. Handled on shore project, established a relationship with Japanese client and team. Worked in this particular project which involved data migration from oracle 9i to SQL Server 2000.

    Cons

    Flexible Environment Worked in this particular project which involved data migration from oracle 9i to SQL Server 2000.

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  2. "No Professional approach and planing"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Hartford

    Pros

    Good Salary Package as compared to the exsiting companies. There is impact of western culture, which has little pressure as compared to other local companies in Japan.

    Cons

    Job Inconsistency No career growth No future planing Poor Management Bad work culture langauge / comunication is a problem

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  3. "I've worked my last "first day" ever!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Legal Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, excellent benefits, flexible work schedules, top-notch hardware and tools for getting the job done, great work environment. Highly recommend to anyone wanting to work for the best

    Cons

    Slightly less-than-average compensation (but off-set by great benefits and other company incentives).

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  4. ":)"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Nurse Customer Care in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time

    Pros

    great benefits, caring company that is flexible for its employees

    Cons

    stuck on phone all day to strict schedule, no autonomy for workflow

  5. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Claim Representative in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time

    Pros

    Well run company with plenty of movement to move and grow, cares about employees.

    Cons

    Difficult to move within role.

  6. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible work arrangements and generous PTO

    Cons

    Limited room for advancement in career

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Benefits"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Windsor, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at The Hartford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The have great benefits. PTO, retirement, health etc.

    Cons

    Very corporate environment with not much diversity.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Claims support"

    5.0
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Claims Technician 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time

    Pros

    They are eager to promote current employees and assist in training for desired roles.

    Cons

    Very micromanaged environment. Recording of screens. Reports run to see when employee is typing and when they are not.

  9. Helpful (1)

    "The Hartford is a great company with alot of flexibility to offer and awesome culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scrum Master in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Offers work schedule flexibility that helps in continuing work with changing life events

    Cons

    Hartford offers very limited Growth opportunities

  10. "I enjoy working there."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Undewriter in Hartford, CT

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time

    Pros

    Good opportunities and benefits. The people are nice to work with.

    Cons

    None so far. Maybe some managers are antiquated in their ways.

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