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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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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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one year ago

Salary Negotiation

You should have said you were OK with the upper end of the range. Sounds like you didn’t. If...

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one year ago

Restaurant Business

If you’ve never worked in a restaurant, do that first. It’s a brutal business. Best of luck.

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one year ago

I am considering flipping a house for the first time. Any suggestions on how to do is successfully?

Shawn - You need capital. With no experience you won’t get any. Go work for a flipper or builder...

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