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Northwestern Mutual College Financial Representative Reviews

Updated 5 Dec 2019

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3.5
61%
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94%
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  1. "Amazing culture and company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    Great people, great company culture

    Cons

    Needs more training for interns

    Northwestern Mutual2019-10-22
  2. "Great Work experience"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    This was a great work experience and learning experience

    Cons

    None that stuck out too much, things every company has.

    Northwestern Mutual2019-12-04
  3. "Great Experience"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    Opportunity for high earnings Actual job experience Lots of education

    Cons

    Commission only environment, tough transition

    Northwestern Mutual2019-11-21
  4. "What you should know"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual for more than a year

    Pros

    You learn a lot, mentor ship is exceptional, opportunity for growth

    Cons

    Basically not paid as an intern, pay is commission based, if you can’t sell then don’t take the internship

    Northwestern Mutual2019-12-06
  5. "Great environment!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    I loved the motivational environment. Everyone is willing to help you to succeed and their training program is very informative and helpful.

    Cons

    The pay is stipend and based on your performance. It's really difficult to obtain clients and takes a lot of confidence to feel secure in the position.

    Northwestern Mutual2019-11-12
  6. "Intern"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    Good first internship. Good for sales experience.

    Cons

    Calling family and friends. More insurance sales than financial planning.

    Northwestern Mutual2019-11-20
  7. "College Financial Rep NWM"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    great mentorship and client-facing experience

    Cons

    no salary, hard to build client base

    Northwestern Mutual2019-11-07
  8. "Good Company, Tough position"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - College Financial Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern Mutual for less than a year

    Pros

    Business exposure, Business acumen, Strong leadership

    Cons

    Tough Industry to crack as a college student

    Advice to Management

    qualified leads

    Northwestern Mutual2019-10-22
  9. "Good Experience"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Intern - College Financial Representative 

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual

    Pros

    Great company culture amongst individuals across the entire nation

    Cons

    Must be very good in autonomous environment

    Northwestern Mutual2019-10-18
  10. "Good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - College Financial Representative 

    I have been working at Northwestern Mutual part-time

    Pros

    Get to operate and start your own business

    Cons

    Time consuming in college

    Advice to Management

    Your all in or not making money

    Northwestern Mutual2019-10-17
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