Nelnet
3.3 of 5 44 reviews
www.nelnet.net Lincoln, NE 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Okay job, but you can do better

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Nelnet full-time

ProsCamaraderie amongst employees
Learn about federal student loans
Great ETO

ConsMicro-managed
High stress environment
Lack of upward mobility
Lack of benefits

Advice to Senior ManagementStop managing everything to the lowest common demoninator. Get rid of the good old boys network and start promoting the people who actually get the work done, not just the ones who are 'in'.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Friendly coworkers and management, the work can get repetitive but if you push yourself every day you're rewarded.

Account Manager (Current Employee)
Lincoln, NE

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


Pros: Open door policy with management, monthly feed back is given and there is upward mobility if you are motivated. As an employee… Cons: The work can get tedious and repetitive, and the monthly push to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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try to hold out for a better job

DM Collector (Former Employee)
Lincoln, NE

I worked at Nelnet full-time for more than a year


Pros: Camaraderie among entry level collectors/customer service reps Gain much knowledge about federal student… Cons: Micro-managed High stress environment Lack of upward mobility CEOs not in touch with employees on the front lines. As a new-hire, my training class was pushed out a… Advice to Senior Management: Find a way to make a miserable job better. Taking away the ability to read, knit, draw, or find something else to do besides contemplating… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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