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

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A great opportunity for someone who loves to work independently & meet new people.

Financial Representative (Current Employee)
Birmingham, AL

ProsExcellent training & examples of how to be successful.

ConsNo base salary other than signing bonus.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe Big Brother program is a great idea but there needs to be a selection process between the new rep & the Big Brothers to connect with similar personalities.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Just an awful place to work.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual


    Pros: No pros, except that the company as a whole is good. Northwestern is an… Cons: Awful management. Awful structure. Just terrible teamwork. They do not want you to succeed and the level of turnover is awful. people are in and… More
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    FACT: New Hire Wash Out is 90%... first Week, or first Year or Couple of Years... Really, really consider this.

    Executive Director of Sales (Former Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: -solid leaders in mgmt, incredibly dedicated to cause, which is growing policyowners, thus growth of company as market leader. And this is a market… Cons: I'm going to nickname a new hire (or Intern) at Northwestern Mutual the "Contact Catcher". Or "CC" for short. If you start your… Advice to Senior Management: I realize others say "give a small salary" to help in the beginning. Or "listen to your troops on issues, complaints". Albeit those… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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