Grinnell Mutual recognized among Best 100 Internship Programs by Vault
Grinnell Mutual has been named one of?Vault’s 2020 Best 100 Internship Programs?in the country, ranking 11th?overall?with a score of 9.371. Vault, a career research company based in New York, surveyed more than 11,000 interns, who ranked their experience on a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being best).??Interns?rated their companies based on six areas: quality of life, compensation and benefits, interview process, career development, full-time employment prospects, and diversity.??Within the overall rankings,?Grinnell Mutual’s program?also?ranked second in the financial services industry, third in “real-life experience” fourth in both “overall career development” and “quality of assignments,” and sixth in “quality of life.” During 2020, Grinnell Mutual continued its co-op/internship program through the pandemic closures, honoring the offers it extended in the fall of 2019. Each co-op/intern was provided with the necessary equipment and training to do their work remotely, the Grinnell-based company said in a press release. “During the transition to working for home, Grinnell Mutual’s senior leaders knew it was especially important to stay true to the company’s core values in such an unsettled time.” said Jeff Vogts, vice president of talent development.