I monitor calls and accounts to make sure our company is following rules and regulations.
My normal day consists of coming into work, checking my emails and following up on emails that I may have received overnight. Discuss new business with co-workers, game plan our day and follow daily operation. Throughout the day, I will listen to calls, research calls and make sure regulatory rules and regulations are being followed.
Working has been the greatest resource for learning that I have found. Going to school gives you a great foundation. But, many of my skills I have learned over the years have been from my day to day routine. For example listening for key terms, open communications, and learning excel and public speaking.
Here's the first step for high school students
Research companies that you are interested in working for, and what type of degree will be required to do the type of work you would like to pursue.
"Most people have told me that I shouldn't work and go to school. I have also been told that I am too outspoken."