What is the best job for me?
I am currently an executive assistant at a top twenty hedge fund. I am incredibly bored with my job but seem to not have the resume to find something more demanding or creative-possibly in investor or public relations. I have worked for some of the best investment firms in the country but always as an assistant-though typically for the "boss"-I've worked for the CEO of a mulitnational company, regional manager of one of the most well known investment banks and, as I mentioned before, presently for the head of a hedge fund. I have a degree in history/English as well as various securities licenses. I'd like to move into a position that would allow for learning and growth into a new field but am not interested in sales or financial planning. Any ideas?
Asked By: - 6/14/2007
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Hi, I feel u must try ur hand in operations as it would give u lot of different functions to perform and handle at the same time which would always keep u on ur toes...and as u hv been assisting quite senior positions u mst b quite good in various reports and interpersonal skills, which again wld b required to prove... More
Answered By: sabina - 6/16/2007
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u have various "securities licenses?" what kinda licenses? series 7 or what? and u dont want to do sales or financial planning...and u work in an investment company? sales or financial planning is the majority work of an investment company...what else is there... More
Answered By: seafood10 - 6/14/2007
what do you have to offer? Just because someone is a medical assistant, doesn't mean I want them to operate on me. Not sure if you would want to start over. Doing 80 hour weeks and making 50% of what you do now.
Answered By: NYC_Since_the_90s - 6/17/2007
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