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Posted August 02, 2017 by

Northwestern Mutual’s internship program is their solution to aging workforce challenges [video]


The financial services industry, like many industries, is facing significant aging workforce challenges.

The demand for financial advisers is expected to increase 30% from 2014-2024 (US Bureau of Labor Statistics). However, some estimates predict that 35% of advisers plan to retire or leave the industry within the next 10 years (Cerulli & Associates). Northwestern Mutual’s Internship Program Director, Michael Van Grinsven, shared with College Recruiter how they plan to overcome the looming talent shortage. (more…)

Posted July 02, 2013 by

Best Careers for Aspirants Holding MBA Degree

An MBA certificate with a pen and calculator on top of it

An MBA certificate with a pen and calculator on top of it. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

1. Management Analyst: Management analysts are advisors who evaluate a business to give opinions on how to make a better organization, manage more professionally, and increase earnings. And a large number of employers, specifically those related to private sectors, desire to work with forecasters who have obtained an MBA degree.

As per the Labor Department, 26% of management analysts are self employed. Pursuing their own business can be very valuable. (more…)