This week’s guest is Marcus Crowther of MWC group. Marcus is a young adviser based in sunny Malta, he talks to Elena about his career journey so far.
Marcus goes into detail about how he got into financial planning and, in true FPL style, really opens up about his thought processes, as well as his own mental health which has helped lead him down the path he has chosen.
This is a fantastic episode for anyone who is looking to get into the profession, but also great for those who have ever felt like fear has stopped them from taking a career leap at any time in their lives. Marcus is a meticulous planner and a creature of habit, so he gives us some tried and tested tips which have helped him in his career thus far.
Marcus also talks us through his thoughts around going to university. He is a brilliant example of someone who is driven, successful and career-minded who chose not to go down the university route.
Find out why in this week’s hugely enlightening episode.
00:00:00 | Intro
00:01:18 | Marcus’ career journey
00:06:03 | Why financial services
00:08:44 | Advice for starting out/getting into the financial profession
00:12:25 | Moving country
00:16:50 | Handling age as a hurdle
00:21:46 | Why not going to university is an advantage
00:25:43 | Pushing outside your comfort zone
00:33:09 | The importance of routine
00:36:02 | Progressive mindset
00:40:47 | Creating the change you want to see
00:43:19 | Accessibility to financial planning
00:47:15 | 5 year goal
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