Interview Competition

Interview Competition

back by popular demand!

Mutual of Omaha sponsored this competition for the first time at the PSE 2021 National Convention and it was a huge success! So we are pleased to announce it is back for the 2021 Regional Conference. This competition is completely virtual and does not conflict with any of the other competition dates. This means you can compete in all of the competitions being offered. You must register for the Regional Conference and select this competition to participate.

BACKGROUND information

You are a senior in college interviewing for the Sales Trainee Overview You will interview with a Sales Rep or Sales Manager from Mutual of Omaha and they will judge you on interview criteria based on what you learned from the interview guide and pre-training session.

Competition Details and Deadlines

The competition will include three parts to ensure you receive efficient pre-training to help prepare you for the interview.

  1. Pre-training on Wednesday, October 20th 6 PM CST. One-hour training course facilitated by Sara Cho and Jeff Eilers on our  Sales Based Interview Guide 
  1. Twenty-five-minute virtual interview to take place on Thursday, October 28th or Friday, October, 29th. You will receive a calendar invite for a Microsoft Teams interview with a designated Mutual of Omaha rep.
  1. Post-Competition/Winner Announcement on Friday, November 19th at 9 AM CST. One-hour post-competition follow-up to discuss competition results and announce winners facilitated by Sara Cho and Jeff Eilers.

Competitor Requirements

  • Competitors must be registered for a Regional Conference.
  • Complete prep work by reading Sales Based Interview Guide, review job description and Sales Trainee website, click here to access the site.
  • Attend all three parts of the competition 1. Pre-training 2. Competition/interview 3. Post-training/prize announcement
  • Email your resume to Lisa Noah at by Monday, October 25th.

competition prizes

 1st Place – $500
2nd Place – $350
3rd Place – $150
10 Runners Up – $50 Amazon gift card

Susie BlomquistInterview Competition