Northwestern Mutual

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Northwestern Mutual

Pros

They have a good training program
You earn what you put into it
Talented upper management
They want you to have a life outside of work

Cons

It's a lot of hard work
You have to do cold calling or as they word it, " favorable introductions"
You have to start with a strong network of people

1327 Other Employee Reviews for Northwestern Mutual (View Most Recent)

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    Hard work but great people and company.

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    Current Employee - Intern  in  Austin, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Intern in Austin, TX (US)

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

    It 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.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Challenging, fun and an awesome experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Financial Representative  in  Dallas, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Financial Representative in 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 room for growth - what you put into it is what you get out of it

    Cons

    Challenging work
    No base salary - entirely commission based
    Must call upon family and friends to sell insurance products
    Meeting with clients can be frustrating

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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