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"Northwestern Mutual provided me a great internship with all the tools to help me become sucessful."

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Former Employee - Financial Representative in Grand Rapids, MI
Former Employee - Financial Representative in Grand Rapids, MI
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Northwestern Mutual full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Provide great support for their interns. Experienced reps are very helpful. #1 Ranked Company. Top 10 Internship in Finance

Cons

Difficult to become your own boss at age 21. Must work extremely hard to be successful. Work can be frustrating and stagnant at times

Advice to Management

Nothing. They were great. Grand Rapids office built a great internship program.

Other Employee Reviews for Northwestern Mutual

  1. "Great place to learn the business"

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    • Culture & Values
    Former Employee - Financial Representative in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Financial Representative in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very thorough training program that helps you to building your own financial services practice

    Cons

    Inadequate financial support while you fill your pipeline with prospective clients


  2. "Financial Representative Intern"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Financial Representative Intern in Stevens Point, WI
    Former Intern - Financial Representative Intern in Stevens Point, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual as an intern (Less than a year)

    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 Management

    Target 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.

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