Northwestern Mutual

  www.northwesternmutual.com
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Challenging and rewarding work with good benefits and a healthy work life balance.

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Architect in Milwaukee, WI
Current Employee - Architect in Milwaukee, WI

I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Northwestern Mutual (NM) Corporate Headquarters is not for everyone, but if you can learn to adapt and work within or around NM's culture you will be satisfied working for one of the best companies in the Midwest.
-People REALLY care about the company
-VERY strong brand
-Stability
-career opportunities (cross-training is encouraged and rewarded if you can level up quickly)
-Good compensation package (not great from an IT perspective, but not bad)
-pension
-lunch...
-amenities

Cons

The culture is one of the most difficult things to get used to. It's possible to thrive within the structure, but takes a long time to get used to.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Encourage people to take more chances.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1.  

    You get out what you put in

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - College Financial Representative in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - College Financial Representative in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    You will have unlimited income potential, you will recieve top quality training within the finance industry, you will be working with great people and the best products

    Cons

    There is no true base salary, so you will be living off commission based pay and need to work hard and make the sales in order to pay your bills

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You're great. Consider a giving entry level reps a specified base salary

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Awesome

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Financial Representative in Richland, WA
    Current Employee - Financial Representative in Richland, WA

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Unlimited income potential, amazing comrade re, fantastic learning opportunity

    Cons

    It is strictly commission based, and they have a lot more meeting than they need to.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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