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Updated 23 Feb 2015
Updated 23 Feb 2015
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Anonymous Interview Candidate in Newport Beach, CA (US)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Newport Beach, CA (US)
Application Details

I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual.

Interview Details

Was chosen by a campus recruiter. They were extremely nice and outgoing. Everyone who works there is vey friendly and always willing to help you with anything you need. Great work environment and very flexible with school and other job schedules.

Interview Questions
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual.

    Interview Details

    I met some recruiters at a career fair in school, they seemed to be having some trouble attracting interested people, but we had a good talk and they pursued an interview. I talked with the regional intern director on the phone for 40 minutes or so, she got back to me a few weeks later and offered an interview at the prospective office. That second part was a huge waste of time, they were trying to sell the internship more, I don't think they even asked any questions.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 6 daysinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual in February 2015.

    Interview Details

    I met the intern coordinator at a career and internship fair at my university. He looked over my resume and scheduled an interview. I had an interview with a financial representative. It was very informal as far as interviews are concerned. He asked me what I knew about the company, what I see myself doing in the future, if I go up to people and ask them for help when I need it, etc. Then he asked what questions I had and essentially let me pick his brain and he walked me through his experience. It was more of a conversation than an interview.

    Interview Questions
    • What do you expect to be doing as an intern on a daily basis?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual.

    Interview Details

    Nice people. 3 round interview process. First one is a get to know you. Second is where they tell you more about the job and give you some homework. Third, is an offer.

    Interview Questions
    • What is the most difficult thing you had to over come in your life?   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Not the format of compensation I was looking for.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Northwestern Mutual.

    Interview Details

    The office seemed very professional and I had a rest interviewer, a very nice guy, and he really sold me on the company, I'm looking forward to an internship with them and and working with this staff.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    Applied online by submitting my resume, and was contacted a week or so later by the college recruiter. Came in for an discussion about what working their is like and what the internship program entails. Came back for a second interview to present a power point presentation about why you are a good fit.

    Interview Questions
    • Find twenty people you could contact during the internship.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted based on my resume on my University's resume book. First interview was just to get to know you. Basic behavioral questions and situational questions. Afterwards, you're given a marketing survey and you have to ask people about their views on health insurance. It's mostly just to get you familiar with talking to people and to see if you can get referrals. None of the numbers you write down are going to be used by any means. They all come back to you for future reference should you like to use them in the future.

    Interview Questions
    • What were some difficult experiences you went through and how did you overcome them? What is your proudest moment/achievements.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual.

    Interview Details

    Meet with some of the intern managers and talked about goals. Then presented a presentation about northwestern mutual and the history. Came back for second interview and talked about how to get certafied.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual in December 2014.

    Interview Details

    My interview process with Northwestern was very relaxed and low-stress. However, this might not be the case for all Northwestern Mutual branches.

    My first interview was very structured with your typical interview questions and my second interview was more about answering my questions about the internship

    Interview Questions
    • When you hear the world "sales" what one word comes to mind?   View Answer
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Melville, NY (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Melville, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Northwestern Mutual in December 2014.

    Interview Details

    Was requested to come out to Melville office to interview for a spring semester financial representative internship in mid/late December. Met with a young woman who interviewed me. Pretty basic questions. I follow up our interview 1 day later with an email, to which I get an automatic response saying she is out of the office until the first week of January. I never did get a reply from her, and never heard anything at all from them. Very very unimpressed. Even if they did offer it to me, I would not have taken it.

    Interview Questions
    • We have all had our positive experiences, what is one experience in which you failed?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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