Overall Intern Rating
4.7 of 5 stars (651 Ratings)

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Gift of High Expectations

4.4 of 5 stars

Philadelphia, PA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The ability to be my own boss

Downers

The dependence on yourself to make things work

Advice to Potential Interns

Start early and run hard

Would You Recommend

Yes

Real world business experience provided while you test drive the career!

4.4 of 5 stars

Milwaukee, WI | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Business knowledge learned, real world business, learn a lot about yourself, relationships built and the commissions!

Downers

Have to hit the phones if you want to build a business.

Advice to Potential Interns

Unbelievable opportunity for the right individual to learn a ton about yourself and real world business. Be ready to work but you will get paid what you are worth and based on efforts put in.

Sample Interview Questions

Tell me the first thing you did to make money and how old were you?
How do you handle rejection, give me an example?

Would You Recommend

Yes

Prepare to work and you'll experience results.

4.4 of 5 stars

Princeton, NJ | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Making an impact for others.

Downers

Reaching out to friends and family.

Advice to Potential Interns

You will be calling on your friends and family so the sooner you realize that you're doing good, the better.

Advice to Management

Take them through a day in the life.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Life Changing

4.4 of 5 stars

Minneapolis, MN | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Building my personal and professional network, and the training that we receive is outstanding

Downers

It can be easy to not hold yourself accountable, if you don't do that its easy to fail.

Advice to Potential Interns

Absolutely everyone is willing to help you, but they cant read minds. If you have a question you have to ask it.

Advice to Management

We could do with less repetitive training and more case studies would be helpful.

Sample Interview Questions

What experience do you have?
What is your greatest accomplishment?
Why do you think you would be good at this?

Would You Recommend

Yes

The perfect tool in helping to develope, learn, and create long term tools that will help you in all aspects of life.

4.4 of 5 stars

Salt Lake City, UT | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Being my own boss. Not doing busy work.

Downers

Commission.

Advice to Potential Interns

Burn the bridges and go 100% in.

Advice to Management

More realistic expectations on how hard the internship program is.

Would You Recommend

Yes

Helping real people solve real problems with real solutions

4.4 of 5 stars

Iowa City, IA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The best aspects of the internship were that the daily activities are the same as they are in the full-time position. There is great professional and personal development. The culture and values of the company are strong

Downers

It is hard work - that's it!

Advice to Potential Interns

If you want to learn what a long-term career opportunity in financial advising looks like, and learn if the career is for you, then plan to try this internship for at least a year!

Advice to Management

I think they can have a more selective application process in the internship program

Would You Recommend

Yes

Unlimited Growth Potential

4.3 of 5 stars

Iowa City, IA | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Develop time management and communications skills and learn about personal financial management

Downers

Limited ability to connect with mentors as often as preferred due to hustle and bustle

Advice to Potential Interns

Required to maintain a growth mindset and positive attitude on life. This will further your develop in all areas of life regardless of the outcome of your internship specific measures.

Advice to Management

Promote more inclusion and focus on mental development

Would You Recommend

Yes

The ceiling is limitless, don't stop growing.

4.4 of 5 stars

Kalamazoo, MI | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

That I am my own boss. My success is purely dependent on how hard I work for it. The flexibility is a blessing and also a curse, those that take advantage of it can struggle.

Downers

The pay fluctuates too much. You can make a lot of money and you can also make no money. That is hard for college students. But for those that succeed, the pay can't be beat anywhere else.

Advice to Potential Interns

Don't come in here expecting things to be given to you. Yes, they train you and will help you get started, but it is up to you to get your business going and continuing to make it grow.

Advice to Management

Compensation is the biggest thing, there has to be some kind of hourly rate.

Sample Interview Questions

What are you biggest assets? Why should we choose you? Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Would You Recommend

Yes

best internship ever

4.0 of 5 stars

Indianapolis, IN | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

The experience I received was incredible. it will always help my futures

Downers

it was hard, you really have to work to be sucessful

Advice to Potential Interns

Work harder than you ever have mentally and youll make it

Advice to Management

be the interns friends

Would You Recommend

Yes

Challenging, yet Rewarding Potential

4.0 of 5 stars

Springfield, MO | 2017 | VERIFIED INTERN

Uppers

Building a business, learning the industry, flexible schedule, high income potential, get licenses paid for.

Downers

It is the hardest thing I've ever done, face a ton of rejection and adversity

Advice to Potential Interns

Come willing to work, be humble, never quit fighting, it sounds easy, but will be very difficult, if you stick with it though, the opportunity is amazing.

Advice to Management

Provide more of a base compensation, tied to activity. All pay is production based which makes it very difficult when starting out.

Would You Recommend

No

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