Platinum Careers: Advancement

From Law Enforcement to Sales Rep—Still Helping Others

Les is a family man. He is dedicated to providing for his own children, of course, but his career has been dedicated to protecting the lives of other families as well, first as a police officer, and now as a Platinum sales representative. During his law enforcement career, Les almost lost his left arm in […]

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No Sales Experience? No Problem

“I didn’t come from a sales background,” Lotus says, as she recalls life before Platinum. Her years have been spent helping her father with his restaurant business, working in an office setting and, most recently, being a nanny. Sales was unfamiliar territory. But, that didn’t stop her from learning more about the Platinum sales career […]

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When You Work With the Best, Success Is in Your Hands

A goal cannot be achieved without dedication, drive, consistency and, most important, a supportive community standing behind you. These essentials, however, are often difficult to maintain, resulting in forgotten goals and left-behind dreams. At Platinum, our sales representatives tell a different story. They receive the support and tools needed to reach for—and achieve—their highest aspirations. […]

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Making the Switch to a Culture of Success

Making the decision to begin a new career can be daunting—from financial uncertainties to anxiety about one’s ability to succeed. But often, the outcome is worth the risk. Take, for example, Wade, whose decision to join Platinum positively impacted not only his professional life but also his personal life. Before joining Platinum, Wade spent years […]

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Conquering the Fear of Sales to Help Others

From raising two children to helping her coworkers solve problems, Kristal was always there to lend a helping hand. But after 17 years in the mortgage industry, Kristal was ready for a new opportunity—one that would allow her to help others in a whole new way. As Kristal explored career options, she was contacted by […]

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A Successful Jump From Military to Sales

Upon graduating from high school, Ken served in the military for 13 ½ years, taking the lead of an Army parachute team and developing a passion for leadership. When his military experience concluded, Ken jumped right into driving jet powered trucks across the country. With a resume highlighting his skills in skydiving and fast cars, […]

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Paying Off: Flipping the Script on College Before Career

Although he grew up working on a farm, Kyle has been surrounded by the insurance business all his life. After graduating from high school, Kyle had to make a decision: continue working on the farm or follow in his family’s footsteps and take a shot at insurance sales. After working in Platinum’s home office for […]

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Offseason Opportunity Turns Into Life-Changing Career

As a fourth-generation farmer in southern Arkansas, Stacey spent most of his time on the farm, growing vegetables, cantaloupes and watermelons among other crops. During his offseason in 2016, Stacey was on a quest to find additional income. After a positive experience with a Platinum recruiter, Stacey was confident that a sales career with Platinum […]

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It’s Never too Late to Take on a New Career Path

Prior to discovering the Platinum Opportunity, Tina worked for a printing company. After many changes to the field and the addition of automation within the company, Tina realized she was ready for a career change. She debated going back to college and continuing her education, but a lack of finances, free time and the thought […]

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Overcoming Obstacles to Find Personal, Professional and Financial Fullfillment

When he was growing up in Minnesota, Tanner and his family faced multiple financial challenges–his father was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, and his mother worked a minimum wage job to make ends meet. Toward the end of high school, Tanner also faced major health issues of his own. After graduating in 2016, Tanner spent most […]

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