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Is there any role in the finance industry that escapes the unnecessarily long hours?

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Of course! Many. On average, though, expect a negative correlation between hours and comp.

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Yes, what I meant lol thanks

I’ve worked in FP&A roles for a few different companies and had pretty consistent and predictable hours

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Plenty, if you’re willing to sacrifice on comp.

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I do Business Continuity in financial services. It’s a 8-4:30/5 job but on call 24/7 if something comes up. Rarely do.

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I just took a business analyst role, 85k in smaller Canadian city is quite good. Worth checking if you can get one with a tech company in the states

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Hedge funds or trading lol

How?? Lol

love the realness of this question

I’m a financial advisor that’s been in the business for 4 years, making $150k and growing very quickly, and prob work less than 30 hours a week.

Impressive. How did you manage that?

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