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Hartford, CT (US)
10000+ employees
1810
Company - Public (HIG)
Insurance Carriers
$10+ billion (CAD) per year
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The Hartford is a leader in property and casualty insurance, group benefits and mutual funds. We have a passion for helping people and businesses prepare for the unexpected, protect what is uniquely important to them, and prevail when the unforeseen happens – and ... Read more

The Hartford Reviews

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The Hartford CEO Christopher Swift
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    Current Employee - Commercial Underwriter in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Commercial Underwriter in Chicago, IL (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Hartford full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits, established company, flexible hours

    Cons

    Some micro-management, promotions take longer than at other companies

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The Hartford Photos

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The Hartford Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

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    Paralegal Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hartford, CT (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at The Hartford (Hartford, CT (US)) in September-2009.

    Interview

    Initial interview was with Personnel. They asked typical questions regarding past experience, education, why I wanted the job, why I would be good for it. The next series of interviews were with 3 different attorneys. They were all very relaxed and asked typical interview questions, nothing unusual. The atmosphere was very relaxed, the department and staff were very supportive and close knit. It was definitely a team environment.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked a couple of questions relating to underwriting of policies, which I was unfamiliar with at the time.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I did not negotiate, accepted the offer.

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The Hartford Awards & Accolades

  • 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere® Institute, 2018
  • Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles (Platinum), National Business Group on Health, 2018
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