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"Work Hard, You'll be rewarded."

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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I worked at Southwestern Advantage part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Learn and establish so many skills that you can use for any career path.
You can earn a good paycheck as well as a week long incentive trip to luxurious destination.
Surround yourself with other motivated, initiative-taking people.

Cons

Work long, stressful hours (70-80+).
Have to really be careful with your expenses (because you pay for them all).
No life over the summer except for work.

Advice to Management

Don't recruit everyone that is willing to do the job.

Other Employee Reviews for Southwestern Advantage

  1. "The most rewarding job for a young professional."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Corporate Recruiter
    Current Employee - Corporate Recruiter
    Recommends

    Pros

    Southwestern does not guarantee your success after college, but it cultivates it within the students that work with them through a challenging summer sales program. There is no better program for those looking for personal growth, tremendous financial gain, and an experience that will pay off in countless ways down the road.

    Cons

    Southwestern presents students with a very challenging oppurtunity through the means of direct selling. Consequently, through the challenge a lot of insecurities about one's self come out of the woodwork. It is natural for people to avoid their insecurites and be comfortable, in order to grow and achieve greatness requires working through frustrations.


  2. "great experience, learned a lot"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern
    Former Employee - Intern
    Recommends

    Pros

    Management is helpful, motivated, and positive. Really care about each student and helping others reach their goals.

    Cons

    Don't ever have a bigger picture, get told what is going to happen last minute.

    Advice to Management

    Overall great management, really care about students. Need to train student managers better before the summer.

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