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David Akre


Role and Company

Managing Director , A NYSE listed financial company


25 years experience in financial services


New York, NY

About David

5 yr Naval reserve. 30 yrs in the financial business.

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David's Recent Answers

4 months ago

How much can work experience overcome education?

Real world direct experience is 10x more valuable than a degree. If a company insists on a degree either connect...

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5 months ago

What can I do to become considered for a CEO position in a large company.

Those are not given out by chance. I’d say work in the field for 20 plus years, bust your butt...

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5 months ago

If I am currently in school and unemployed. Is it smart to just get any job or look for one in the field I wish to work in once I graduate.

You’re not unemployed, you’re in school. Huge difference. If you need to work, get a job. Try to...

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one year ago

Small Business Startup

Allen - Start it by spending as little as possible. Just use word of mouth, instagram, FB and the like,...

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one year ago

What is the best way to frame a request for an informational phone call?

Honestly I can't believe anyone would respond. Put yourself in their position. Why would they call you when they don't...

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