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London Life Reviews

Updated Jun 12, 2019

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3.3
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London Life CEO Paul A. Mahon
Paul A. Mahon
33 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good starting salary, helpful training program, good work/life balance and great benefits(in 8 reviews)

  • "dynamic working environment, people are nice(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Client Service Specialist in London, ON

    I have been working at London Life full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It is a very conducive environment to work, you learn everyday while putting in your best

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    London Life2019-06-13
  2. "Ok place to work but not what it once was"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in London, ON

    I have been working at London Life full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    large company to move around within for opportunities

    Cons

    recent transformation has resulted in lots of experienced staff being let go with no succession plans

    London Life2019-06-07
  3. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at London Life full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Collaborative workplace, excellent benefits and employee engagement

    Cons

    None, great place to work

    London Life2019-03-26
  4. "Wonderful learning opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Distribution Associate in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at London Life

    Pros

    Work environment is very friendly

    Cons

    Career growth may be restricted

    London Life2019-03-25
  5. "Claims Examiner"

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    Former Employee - Claims Examiner in London, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at London Life full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Company provides a lot of events for the employees.

    Cons

    A heavy workload and understaffed in some departments.

    Advice to Management

    More praise for employees.

    London Life2019-03-19
  6. "Avoid it"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at London Life full-time

    Pros

    Nothing. There's absolutely nothing good about this company.

    Cons

    The worst company. Very racist, no communication, everybody is looking for a new job and is trying to leave. A lot of complaints at human resources or government against the managers.

    London Life2019-04-18
  7. "Admin."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at London Life full-time

    Pros

    Profit sharing, benefits, healthy cafeteria, fitness area & classes.

    Cons

    Old technology which younger generations may find frustratingly slow & cumbersome, but making some efforts for improvement to advance in ever changing tech world.

    London Life2019-03-03
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Administrator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at London Life full-time

    Pros

    Big Company, Balanced Work Culture

    Cons

    Racism, Conservative employees', No Job Security

    Advice to Management

    It would be great if the management has the capability to evaluate a new employee on their own rather listening to their senior employees and create a political drama.

    London Life2019-03-13
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Terrible! Pretends to care about you then forces you to quit - I had to take a stress leave after."

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    Former Employee - Bilingual Client Service Representative in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at London Life full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The patients are wonderful and they always were the reason why I went into work.

    Cons

    The owner is extremely selfish and rude, practically forces you to quit because she is too lazy to do paperwork, and she is extremely unprofessional.

    Advice to Management

    START TREATING YOUR STAFF AND PATIENTS WITH MORE RESPECT.

    London Life2019-02-07
  10. "MA - Regional Office"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at London Life full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Working with the clients and advisors.

    Cons

    Company is stuck in the 1980's. RO management does not want to listen to new ideas or deal with existing issues. Absolutely no where to advance in RO. Favouritism runs rampant.

    Advice to Management

    You are bullies. You take great joy in making the staff cry because you do not like the sweater they are wearing or that their nail polish is chipped or they are not wearing enough make up. You never come out of your office but are upset when problems arise and you do not know about them. You also want the staff to handle all problems even when they come to you for help. You get paid the higher wage to manage not...

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    London Life2019-01-01
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