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

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Northwestern Mutual provided me a great internship with all the tools to help me become sucessful.

Financial Representative (Former Employee)
Grand Rapids, MI (US)

I worked at Northwestern Mutual full-time for less than a year

ProsProvide great support for their interns. Experienced reps are very helpful. #1 Ranked Company. Top 10 Internship in Finance

ConsDifficult to become your own boss at age 21. Must work extremely hard to be successful. Work can be frustrating and stagnant at times

Advice to Senior ManagementNothing. They were great. Grand Rapids office built a great internship program.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company with great people...be prepared to cold call and bother your family and friends

Financial Representative (Former Employee)
Grand Rapids, MI (US)

I worked at Northwestern Mutual as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: High integrity, great training, good people, excellent brand recognition, very… Cons: Cold calling and bothering your friends and family. I was told there is no cold calling as they build their client base through "personal… Advice to Senior Management: Share the "abandoned clients" with newcomers to help them build a client base, add a base… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Internship is a scam

Sales Representative (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA (US)

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


Pros: Make your own schedule and you get to be out interacting with clients.… Cons: The job is basically asking you to sell life insurance… Advice to Senior Management: Let the interns know what they are getting themselves into! No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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