Northwestern Mutual
3.6 of 5 1,232 reviews
www.northwesternmutual.com Milwaukee, WI 5000+ Employees

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Great Company

Financial Representative (Former Employee)
Waterloo, IA

ProsSky is the limit with income and time flexibility. Be prepared to start your own business. 100% commitment is needed for this career to have a chance at success.

ConsNo base salary.
Constant accountability for numbers (phone calls, appointments, sales, etc). This is good and bad. Meetings every morning to go over numbers get old.

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't lose the conservative values this company was founded on.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great training, great people, but an intense sales environment

    College Financial Representative (Former Employee)
    Boulder, CO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: Great compensation, great training, great reputation Cons: You only make money if you sell life insurance policies… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Some of the best training in the industry

    Financial Representative (Former Employee)
    Waukesha, WI

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Two offices to my knowledge, Chicago and Milwaukee, have managing partners who push their financial reps harder than anyone else in the business. There's… Cons: I can't say anything bad about the company. It's a wonderful place to work. Well, it… Advice to Senior Management: Keep it up fellas. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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