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fairholme_wannabe

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So it was mentioned in the 'Financial Calculator' thread that there should be a specific thread dedicated to discussing various concerns related to careers in Finance. I figured I would start the thread. That said, does anyone mind sharing

Current Position:
Past Positions:
Future (Position) Aspirations:
Educational History:
Certifications:
 

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Originally Posted by fairholme_wannabe
So it was mentioned in the 'Financial Calculator' thread that there should be a specific thread dedicated to discussing various concerns related to careers in Finance. I figured I would start the thread. That said, does anyone mind sharing

Current Position:
Past Positions:
Future (Position) Aspirations:
Educational History:
Certifications:



you forgot SS# and credit card info.
 

fairholme_wannabe

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Originally Posted by arnach
Why would anyone share all that?

Wow, didn't think it would put anyone out. Seems like it could be brief and helpful to junior members of the forum to understand the career paths that some, seemingly successful, individuals have taken and how each position/educational period helped guide them to where they are today.
 

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Originally Posted by bach
you forgot SS# and credit card info.
Yeah. And while you're at it, can you provide your mother's maiden name?

That's something I like to know.
 

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Originally Posted by fairholme_wannabe
So it was mentioned in the 'Financial Calculator' thread that there should be a specific thread dedicated to discussing various concerns related to careers in Finance. I figured I would start the thread. That said, does anyone mind sharing

Current Position:
Past Positions:
Future (Position) Aspirations:
Educational History:
Certifications:


Current Position: Daytrader
Past Positions: just financial positions? That would require someone trusting me
Future (Position) Aspirations: CEO of a major publicly traded bank or automaker (I can at least stop the company from losing money by just closing the doors)
Educational History: Jim Cramer, a book about Warren Buffet
Certifications: perfect attendance
 

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Current Position: CEO of Goldman Sachs
Past Positions: Commodities trader, tax lawyer
Future (Position) Aspirations: The world
jk...but really
Educational History: Harvard, Harvard Law
Certifications: I wouldn't even tell this to my wife!!
 

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I'm not really sure why this thread has caused such a stir. I for one would be interested in the world of finance and the careers available within it.
 

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