Coghlan Financial Group

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An internship at Coghlan Financial is basically cold-calling for free.

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Former Employee - Financial Advisory Intern in San Diego, CA
Former Employee - Financial Advisory Intern in San Diego, CA

I worked at Coghlan Financial Group

Pros

learn to talk to people on the phone, learn to be persuasive, learn good customer service, can be exciting if you enjoy cold calling

Cons

very very boring work, also very repetitive, zero compensation for a lot of hard boring hours in a small office with no windows

Advice to ManagementAdvice

find a new way to reach out to customers. having college students cold call potential customers is not the way to go. creating unreachable contest prizes is unfair and not right

Doesn't Recommend

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    exciting and intriguing

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA

    I worked at Coghlan Financial Group

    Pros

    - there is room for growth to move up in your ranking
    - positive energy
    - friendly co-workers
    - learning experience
    - quirky advisors

    Cons

    - hours were long and sometimes they was down time
    - some days were quick and some were long very long

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You guys are doing great! Keep up the good work! I would recommend to others to work at a place like this.

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    Coghlan

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Coghlan Financial Group

    Pros

    Get some exposure to retirement work... very minimal

    Cons

    Cold calling 15 hours/week, No real tangible experience

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay your interns and stop online gambling

    Doesn't Recommend
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