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  • Writer's pictureNate Baim, MBA, CFP®

Life Changing Advice I've Received

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So, when of the best pieces of advice that i received, actually came to me when I was in my second year graduate school.

It was the end of my second year, and a professor heard that I had taken a job at a large multinational corporation. And he was is a bit surprised. He knew me well enough to know that that I wasn't necessarily somebody who would just go work for a large corporation. And you know, reflecting back on it too, I am a bit surprised I chose to go down that route after grad school.

But he parted some wisdom on me that I felt that really stuck with me. And he told me, "You know it great your got the opportunity to work at this as fortune 500 company and you are going to learn a lot. But, stay there until works for you, and once you've received what you need out of it, it's time to movie on."

And that really stuck with me. It echoed with me and even when I started the job I knew it wasn't going to be career. I was believing it was going to be there for four or five years at that the company. But after I was there for two years, that echoed in my mind because I felt like what I had learned there had been learned it was time for me to move on and to address the fire that was within inside me to go start my business.

It's great to have people like that in your life who can provide objective advice and in part that kind of wisdom. And a financial plann