Northwestern Mutual of South Carolina recently received recognition as one the Top Workplaces in South Carolina for the third consecutive year. The list is based on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey, administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey measures 15 drivers of engaged cultures that are critical to the success of any organization, including alignment, execution, connection and more.
“In times of great change, it is more important than ever to maintain a connection among employees,” said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. “When you give your employees a voice, you come together to navigate challenges and shape your path forward based on real-time insights into what works best for your organization. The Top Workplaces program can be that positive outcome your company can rally around in the coming months to celebrate leadership and the importance of maintaining an employee-focused culture, even during challenging times.”
In addition to being recognized as a Top Workplace in South Carolina, Northwestern Mutual also received a special 2020 award for doing meaningfulness work based on financial representative and staff responses to the Energage survey. Northwestern Mutual has offices in Greenville, Spartanburg, Charleston and Columbia with more than 124 financial advisors, representatives and support staff.
“To receive this Top Workplace award at a time when our financial advisors and representatives have been working around the clock helping entrepreneurs and small business owners address their fears, find resources, and persevere means so much to our South Carolina team,” said John Tripoli, Managing Director, Northwestern Mutual – Greenville/Spartanburg/Asheville. “For more than 160 years, Northwestern Mutual has navigated recessions, natural disasters, and even a pandemic flu. Each issue has given our financial advisors a new preceptive, further strengthening our team’s commitment to our clients.”
Northwestern Mutual also ranks in America’s Top 10 internships in financial services and career development from the Vault Guide to Internships, 2019. For 23 years, it has ranked among America’s Top 25 internships nationally among all industries and non-profits. Additionally, the Vault Guide to Internships 2019 ranked Northwestern Mutual #15 in the U.S. in terms of positive office culture, flexibility and work-life balance.
About Northwestern Mutual
Northwestern Mutual has been helping people and businesses achieve financial security for more than 160 years. Through a holistic planning approach, Northwestern Mutual combines the expertise of its financial professionals with a personalized digital experience and industry-leading products to help its clients plan for what’s most important. With $290.3 billion in total assets, $29.9 billion in revenues, and $1.9 trillion worth of life insurance protection in force, Northwestern Mutual delivers financial security to more than 4.6 million people with life, disability income and long-term care insurance, annuities, and brokerage and advisory services. The company manages more than $161 billion of investments owned by its clients and held or managed through its wealth management and investment services businesses. Northwestern Mutual ranks 102 on the 2020 FORTUNE 500 and is recognized by FORTUNE® as one of the “World’s Most Admired” life insurance companies in 2020. Northwestern Mutual also received the highest score among individual life insurance providers in the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Life Insurance Satisfaction Study.
The Greenville, Columbia and Charleston offices are separate General Agencies of Northwestern Mutual. Financial Representatives are independent contractors who are compensated by commissions and fees. Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (NM), and its subsidiaries, including Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company (NLTC), Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC (NMIS) (securities), a registered investment adviser, broker-dealer, and member FINRA and SIPC, and Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company® (NMWMC) a federal savings bank. NM and its subsidiaries are in Milwaukee, WI.