Platinum Careers: Advancement

From Punching a Clock to Knocking Out Big Goals

Ries was familiar with Platinum long before his sales career began. He grew up near the company’s headquarters and happened to know a few people connected to the company. But, a career in sales was not on his radar at the time. Ries was practically raised in the construction trade and planned to continue down […]

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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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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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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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After 10 Years, There’s No Place Like Platinum

Before he started his sales career with Platinum, Scott could be described as a “jack of all trades.” As viable and interesting career opportunities presented themselves, Scott took advantage. The familiar job hunt was not something Scott ever had to do-or expected to do. Then, in 2008, while he was running his own home remodeling […]

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Following in My Family’s Footsteps to Find Financial Success

Tyler is no stranger to the insurance business. At an early age, Tyler watched numerous family members find success in sales careers with Platinum and knew one day he would like to experience the same success. After working alongside sales representatives from Platinum’s home office for a few months, Tyler realized he was ready to […]

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From Skeptic to Security and Success

Everyone’s career with Platinum starts out differently. Some start out like a firecracker and heat up right away. And some take a little longer to warm up. What’s the difference? Usually it’s the individual’s trust in the Platinum Process. Dan was a skeptic. After a career in the travel industry, Dan had moved back to […]

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Building a Future On My Own Terms

Many Platinum sales representatives choose a sales career with the same goal in mind—to generate more personal income. Take Ed for example. Prior to Platinum, Ed worked in the bicycle industry designing high-end bicycle parts. He enjoyed his job but was frustrated by the limited income that was available to him. Ready to provide more […]

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