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"Great Place To Work!"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Modern Woodmen full-time

Pros

Great pay and training! Managing Partners are terrific at what they do, and are always willing to help. It feels like a mom and pop shop.

Cons

All commission from the beginning. Maybe have a base plus commission for the first year. If you don't have a market, you won't succeed.

Advice to Management

Keep on doing what you are doing.

Other Employee Reviews for Modern Woodmen

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Good company to work for, hard business to succeed in."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Representative
    Former Employee - Financial Representative
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Modern Woodmen full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Quality values, they want you to succeed, and their fraternal benefits are a great selling point.

    Cons

    Their name recognition is substantially less than Edward Jones or any of the other big guys. There was very little training in the first three months.

    Advice to Management

    Establish a training program within a month of hiring a new Financial Representative.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Have acheived many goals while at this company."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Representative
    Current Employee - Financial Representative
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Modern Woodmen full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fraternalism, financially strong company, agents are active members of local communities, opportunity to make a real difference in people's lives with the financial products and advice we provide, ability to control scheduling and maintain work life balance, Good benefits... includes medical, rx, disability & dental insurance and retirement.

    Cons

    Home office focuses on Management, especially at Regional level instead of sales reps, limited access to underwriters, no vision plan offered, low commissions, limited ongoing training for seasoned reps, limited advancement opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Have fewer regions and invest the money saved into sales force and managing partners who work recruit, train, and work with reps...examples: Fund admin positions in larger district offices to provide agent support, many of these are producing more than a lot of regions and increase agent commissions.

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