Northwestern Mutual - Nice place, a bit over hyped as a great place to work | Glassdoor
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"Nice place, a bit over hyped as a great place to work"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time

Pros

Nice offices, free lunch, proper tools to get job done.

Cons

Over promote from withing, many senior managers promoted past level of competence. Promote from within policy leads to many individuals becoming managers of functional areas in which they have no practical experience.

Other Employee Reviews for Northwestern Mutual

  1. "Very difficult for college students starting out."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Financial Representative Intern in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Intern - Financial Representative Intern in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work at your own pace, very friendly staff, everyone is willing to pitch in, unlimited earning potential, constant training

    Cons

    Lots of cold calling, commission sales, no leads, sink or swim attitude, very limited advancement

    Advice to Management

    Provide some leads or opportunities to get new reps started.


  2. "Nice solid company with good values"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, free lunch, location and solid

    Cons

    One location, growth, processes, old fashioned

    Advice to Management

    None

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