Northwestern Mutual

Internship Success Stories

Hear success stories directly from other financial representative interns.

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Just how far can the Northwestern Mutual internship program take you? Hear from former interns about their rewarding experiences.

  • Juan Sebastian Baron
    CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®
    Managing Director
    11111 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 300
    Los Angeles, CA 90025-3337
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    “I can sleep well at night knowing Northwestern Mutual is going to back up the promises I make to my clients.”

    After finishing the internship, Juan became a managing director in just four years. Learn more about him here.

  • Alex Malcolm Swainsbury
    Financial Representative
    201 S Denver Ave Ste 500
    Tulsa, OK 74103
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    Find out why the internship made Alex appreciate being compensated for results rather than being paid a salary. 

  • Daphne "Cristi" Stroud
    CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, CLF®
    Managing Director
    29 S Main St Ste 201
    West Hartford, CT 06107-2454
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    “This career has allowed me to achieve things that I never could have dreamed about before, and people are happy for you when you achieve them.”

    Learn how after a humble upbringing, Cristi is living a lifestyle she never would have imagined.

  • Paul Steffen
    CLU®, ChFC®
    Vice President, Agency
    Milwaukee, WI

    “I learned as a very young person that I could lead adults through a process that involved financial planning and risk management, and they would listen to me and take action. That was pretty cool as a 21-year-old.”