Northwestern Mutual
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www.northwesternmutual.com Milwaukee, WI 5000+ Employees

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Financial Representative Intern

Financial Representative Intern (Former Employee)
Stevens Point, WI

Pros-Unlimited potential for earnings
-Emphasis on personal development
-Office camaraderie

Cons-100% commission salary
-Excessive lag on underwriting and commission payout
-Lack of guidance

Advice to Senior ManagementTarget younger college interns, start in their freshman/ sophomore year and develop the interns understanding and success with the business so that upon graduation they can just continue on with the career.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time for more than 3 years


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