Northwestern Mutual
3.7 of 5 1,128 reviews
www.northwesternmutual.com Milwaukee, WI 5000+ Employees

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Hard work but great people and company.

Intern (Current Employee)
Austin, TX (US)

I have been working at Northwestern Mutual as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat people.
Company morals are top notch.
Flexible hours.
Lots of trips for all employees.
High commissions.

ConsIt is a networking, personal sales position for most of the company which can be difficult. You have to have a strong work ethic and be self motivated to do well in this job. Pay is based strictly on commission. You're pretty much on your own when it comes to the business side of things.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Pros: They have a good training program You earn what you put into… Cons: It's a lot of hard work You have to do cold calling or as they… More

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Challenging, fun and an awesome experience

Financial Representative (Former Employee)
Dallas, TX (US)

I worked at Northwestern Mutual as an intern for less than a year


Pros: Great people Really care about employees Supervisor are very supportive and helpful Fun environment to work in Plenty of… Cons: Challenging work No base salary - entirely commission based Must call upon family… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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