Sam Syed

Financial Advisor, Northwestern Mutual

Planning Financial Futures

A Day In The Life of a Financial Advisor &
How to Become a Financial Advisor

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What do financial advisors do all day?

Welcome to Part 1 in the 2-part “Planning Financial Futures” Series. In this episode, we’re going to experience a day in the life, hour by hour, of Sam Syed, a Financial Advisor at Northwestern Mutual, so you can decide if this is a career you can see yourself doing! If you want to get into a more people-facing role in finance, this may be the career for you.


In Part 1 we went through hour by hour a day in Sam’s life as a Financial Advisor. In this episode, we’ll take you through Sam’s career journey so you know what skills and experience are necessary to land a job as a Financial Advisor. Grit and networking got him into amazing career opportunities all across the globe and out of forced unemployment in NYC.

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