Variable financial products, life and health insurance, Modern Standard Arabic.
Study of languages, finance, culture, self-development, motorcycles, cars, kayaking, giant robots, space.
Selected for the Leadership Scholar program, which involved taking specialty leadership courses, workshops, and service projects.
Mark worked for several months as a financial representative in training, which involved studying for the Series FINRA exams, meeting with clients, and attending meetings concerning global finance.
Mark took a role in supplemental insurance in 2016, selling for a company that has strong values in self development and still believes in doing business with customers face to face.
This is an excerpt from Mark's personal blog. It focuses on lessons learned from the attempted transition into professional life of a millennial after college graduation. Articles discuss the author's time starting out in the financial industry, relationships, and how his peers are doing. He provides metaphorical examples of lessons learned, and floats between longing for his dream job and realistically working towards goals.