What does an investing career path look like?

If I go to college and eventually get into a job in investing, where do you start (like what is the job title) and when you go up the ladder what do you go up to (what’s the top of the ladder)? How long does it take to go to the top of the ladder? I’m sure it must be really hard, but I’m...

#investing #investment-management #finance

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How much of being an investor is about mathematics or calculations?

To make an investing decision do you mostly focus on mathematical calculations or is it more about gut feel or other judgments? I ask because I want to understand how interesting or boring it might be. I don’t have any trouble with math, but I don’t really want to spend all day calculating...

#investing #financial-services #investment-management #finance

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Do you work against strict deadlines in investment managment? How do you handle that kind of stress?

I work well when I don't have a strict deadline. I get way too anxious when I have to have something done by a specific time so I'm afraid I'm not cut out for a career in investment management. Can you share how often you are working on a deadline and how important those deadlines are in your...

#investing #financial-services #investment-management #finance

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Let’s be honest: Do you have to go to an Ivy League school to get into investing?

I know a college degree is important for getting a job in investing. How important is the exact school you go to? Is an Ivy League school necessary? I ask for honesty because I keep hearing YOU CAN DO ANYTHING from people about everything, and it doesn’t seem like anyone is really just saying...

#investing #financial-services #ivy-league #investment-management #finance

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If there was one book that you could identify as a game changer for you in deciding to get invovled in investment and finance, what would that book be?

I'm very interested in pursuing a career in finance, and I want to start by learning from the best investment and finance minds there are. Why do you recommend this book and how did it help you in making your career choice? #finance #financial-services #investment-management...

#investing

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What is academic probation?

I want to go to ASU very badly but my GPA is terrible...2.15... I know, but if I do get in some how will I get on academic probation right away? I've heard about it but I don't really know what it is other than they can kick me out if I don't meet certain standards #college #school...

#college-bound #arizona-state-university

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What Colleges in Wisconsin or Nevada have classes for the Business Field??

Hello, I am currently a 10th grader at Veritas High and I want to go in the business industry. I am thinking about going to a college that specifically specializes in the industry. I'm thinking about colleges either in Wisconsin or Nevada. Any ideas???...

#business

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What are they looking for at University of Chicago?

Well when I graduate high school I plan on going to University of Chicago. My grades are A's and B's and my G.P.A ranges to 3.0-3.4 ish. Which I really don't like and want to improve. But at the University of Chicago what do they have to offer in the medical field? And is it very price to...

#medical-school #stress #medical #school #university-of-chicago #college #medicine #university

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