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4.7 of 5 stars (650 Ratings)

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Best jump-start to a career possible.

5.0 of 5 stars

Saint Paul, MN | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

real life work experience.
compensation
growth and learning opportunities

Downers

rejection
emotional ups and downs

Advice to Potential Interns

you will get out of the internship as much or more than you put into it.
opportunity of a lifetime.

Advice to Management

a more diverse field force is something that is getting better.

Sample Interview Questions

how would the person who knows you best describe you?

Would You Recommend

Yes

Number 1 internship

5.0 of 5 stars

Portland, OR | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The relationships built in the community , the knowledge gained throughout the process, and the ability to get a jump start on entrepreneurial skills.

Downers

what I liked least was probably getting rejected constantly on the phone however I also believe this was the item that taught me the most. In addition to being extremely humbling.

Advice to Potential Interns

I wish I knew the importance of what we did right off the bat.

Would You Recommend

Yes

More valuable than anything you can obtain in school

5.0 of 5 stars

Kansas City, MO | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The opportunity the program provides

Downers

The difficulty to get a practice started

Advice to Potential Interns

This program is everything of what you make it

Would You Recommend

Yes

Internship teaches the value of hardwork and doing the right thing pays off.

5.0 of 5 stars

San Diego, CA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The personal growth that the challenges taught me

Downers

Can't think of anything

Advice to Potential Interns

Don't start if you are not willing to work hard. It is an internship that you get out what you put in.

Advice to Management

Keep up with the sponsorship with the NCAA.

Sample Interview Questions

What is the hardest thing you have ever had to go through?

Tell us about a hardship you were to overcome.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Your success depends on consistent effort which gives consistent results.

4.9 of 5 stars

Salt Lake City, UT | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Time flexibility while in school and the compensation. I love meeting with people everyday and having a conversation about them, and their goals in life.

Downers

Time freedom can backfire.

Advice to Potential Interns

Focus on the one thing that will allow you to be successful... Get people into the office by dialing.

Advice to Management

Gives a little more work space for interns to work as the full-time guys have.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Impact!!

5.0 of 5 stars

Philadelphia, PA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Impacting others!

Downers

Nothing I loved it all

Advice to Potential Interns

Work as hard as possible

Would You Recommend

Yes

Complete Control to Have Impact

5.0 of 5 stars

Albany, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Constant learning and the people (in office and clients)

Downers

Nothing. The grind of building a business wasn't always fun, but the rewards are incredible.

Advice to Potential Interns

Look in the mirror. Do you have a desire for hard work and impact?

Advice to Management

Hold interns accountable to what they say they want to do in the interview process.

Sample Interview Questions

I completed market surveys to get advice from my friends and family prior to starting.

Would You Recommend

Yes

How to become a Navy Seal of business

5.0 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Constantly learning universally applicable skills

Downers

At times tricky to understand how everything works

Advice to Potential Interns

Put the work in, be coachable and take it seriously. Just commit yourself and you'll be amazed by what you can achieve.

Advice to Management

Mostly great.

Sample Interview Questions

Provide definition of resilience and a time when you've demonstrated it.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Life Changing Experience

5.0 of 5 stars

Other (US) | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Being able to shadow the top financial advisors in the country and follow in their footsteps the next day.

Downers

There are no cons to this internship.

Advice to Potential Interns

Do not be afraid to call people. Talk on the phone with confidence, be relentless and you will find success.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Amazing! I love the organization of NorthWesternMutual! This is an amazing company with an amazing mentorship program

5.0 of 5 stars

Fairfax, VA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Real world experience. What you do as an intern is the same as a full-time representative. You get to work with reps from across the country and receive amazing training.

Downers

Taking someone through the underwriting process.

Advice to Potential Interns

It's insurance sales. Basically, that's just how you get paid.

Would You Recommend

Yes