This week Elena is joined by Sam Robinson, Director of Almond Financial Ltd. Sam proves that you don’t need to be a high performer at school in order to be a successful financial planner. If you have the gift of people skills then the sky’s the limit in this profession. In this episode, Sam shares his unusual but fascinating career journey, from chef to financial planning firm director. Sam & Elena also talk about the importance of embedding a strong & positive culture in the workplace, the benefits of having a younger age profile team and how a positive mindset can take you anywhere!
Sam’s unusual but fascinating career journey
Dyslexia not holding you back
What type of person would make a great financial planner
Advice for anyone who wants to get into the financial profession
How a new firm can generate business
What is a modern firm?
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