Hedge fund trader and analyst turned teacher of basic and advanced managerial accounting, finance, investments, FINRA licenses (SIE, Series 7 and 24).
Practitioner and teacher, bonds and stock, trader, analyst and writer. I started at the NY brokerage firm Bear Stearns at 17 years old and earned some licenses along the way (7, 63, 55 and 24 supervisory principal).
Life is easiest when armed with a variety of skill sets. So learn a little of everything but specialize in something that you feel like learning, even if there will be no test or recognition. Your education is really for yourself and those you will affect from now on.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Wesleyan University - Bachelor in Arts, Mathematical Statistics and Probability
SAT Math: 800
SAT Verbal: 730
Classic literature and the movies made from it. Making food that did not used to walk. Painting walls solid colors.
High School Accounting
High School English
High School Writing
SAT Subject Test in French with Listening
SAT Subject Tests Prep
Series 7 - General Securities Representative Exam (Stockbroker)
Study Skills and Organization