Career

Confessions of a Phone Banker

With all the recent news about poor bank practices (I’m looking at you, Wells Fargo), I thought you might be interested in hearing about my experience of working at the phone bank for a large regional bank during the late 1990’s, while I was in college. Since almost 20 years has passed, some things may… Continue reading Confessions of a Phone Banker

Career · Finance

How One Job Made Me and Broke Me at the Same Time

Since I have a degree in something other than my chosen profession, although closely related, my climb up the corporate ladder has been slower than most of my peers. Things changed drastically once I was offered an associate financial analyst position at a large corporation in 2005. I’d been working as a senior accountant for… Continue reading How One Job Made Me and Broke Me at the Same Time