Northwestern Mutual
3.6 of 5 1,235 reviews
www.northwesternmutual.com Milwaukee, WI 5000+ Employees

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Be Ready to Work Hard and Start Awkward Conversations with Customers

Intern (Former Employee)
La Jolla, CA

ProsMakes you access your market ( Family and Friends) - Making connections with these people will help you in everything you do after this job
Tons of Speeches and Videos to train your sales ability
Managers want you to succeed and will travel with you to open up opportunities for you

ConsMakes you start conversations with family and friends in order to sell insurance
Overzealous support staff who don't know what its like to sell the product

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more upfront upon hiring

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Internship Opportunity that opened the door to other employers

    Financial Advisor (Current Employee)
    Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual part-time for less than a year


    Pros: gain insight on market place Cons: lots of time devoted to calling No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Financial Representative (Current Employee)
    West Hartford, CT

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time for less than a year


    Pros: Unlimited potential to make a great salary Manage your own schedule Great… Cons: Double Edge sword, Freedom to create your own schedule can be your… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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