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Wellness

Nelnet Associate Jennifer Buresh on Fighting Thyroid Cancer

Jennifer Buresh, a Lincoln Associate who has been with Nelnet for over three years, oversees call center training for multiple business lines. While she works each day to train associates to provide the best possible customer experience for consumers, the… Continue Reading →

Celebrate Nelnet Friendship Week Beginning 7/30

On Monday, July 30, millions of friendships around the globe will be cherished and shared as part of International Day of Friendship, a holiday that has been officially recognized by the United Nations since 2011. At Nelnet, we’ve decided that… Continue Reading →

How to Keep Learning After School (And Why it Matters)

Whether you’re a recent college graduate or a veteran of the workforce, we’re sure you’ve had a few people tell you to never stop learning. It’s solid advice, but as with many things, you may find it difficult to actually… Continue Reading →

Nelnet Associate Overcomes Kidney Failure, Loses Over 100 Pounds

At this point last year, Rob Forsgren felt exhausted. He weighed 372 pounds, and the combination of chronic Lyme disease and stage three kidney disease meant that every day was a struggle. His energy levels were at an all-time low… Continue Reading →

Value of Volunteering: Why You Should Give Back

The Value of Volunteering: Why You Should Give Back This week, Nelnet kicks off its annual United Way campaign. It’s an opportunity for Nelnet associates to give to their communities and help nonprofit organizations do amazing work. However, this campaign… Continue Reading →

Meet Stephanie, the Summer Superstar

July’s Share the Health featured associate is Stephanie Well, a servicing operations trainer from the Great Lakes office in Madison, Wisconsin, who prioritizes safety while participating in the outdoor summer activities she loves. Watch this month’s video for tips on… Continue Reading →

Meet Alex- the Lean, Mean, Men’s Health Machine

June’s Share the Health featured associate is Alex Brown, a recovery specialist in Firstmark Services who has made a commitment to healthy living and prioritizing annual checkups. Alex’s video discusses men’s health, but he offers valuable information for women alike… Continue Reading →

Great Lakes Associates Take Third Place at Corporate Cup

In April, a collection of Great Lakes associates participated in the 19th annual Corporate Cup in Aberdeen, South Dakota, taking third place out of the five teams in their division. Each year, local businesses in Aberdeen renew business rivalries and… Continue Reading →

Meet Her Royal Healthness, Shelly

May’s Share the Health featured associate is Shelly Anzalone, an IT manager at PaymentSpring. Between work and home, she wears a lot of hats. Now, Her Royal Healthness is ready to don a crown, encouraging women everywhere to stand together… Continue Reading →

How to Manage Stress at Work and Home

Whether you’re making the transition from full-time student to full-time employee, or just struggling with a busy schedule, there’s likely plenty on your plate. If you feel stressed, know that you aren’t alone. According to a recent Gallup study, nearly… Continue Reading →