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Max Salk the Man of Ideas

With great responsibility comes great power. Max Salk life can be used as a good example when explaining this saying. He is a financial analyst and also a landscape photographer. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign wherein 2011 with a degree in bachelor of finance. He also had a minor degree in history. Soon after graduation, Max started working.

He started his working career in Chicago with a company by the name Morningstar, an investment research company. Here he worked for ten months. He then shifted to PPM America to work as an investment analyst. He took some more three years here at PPM America. PPM America is a U.S based investment management firm. In the year 2015, Max Salk left PPM America and joined The Blackstone Group in the city of New York.

Max Salk had a passion for finance ever since in university. His time with PPM America and Morningstar gave him a good base experience on the field and also made his passion stronger. During leisure, Max Salk enjoys traveling, listening to music and also exercising. He listens to old school blues and folks. He also volunteers and supports the navy seal foundation which is a non-profit organization that raises funds to support active-duty.

Max Salk’s idea of starting a landscape photography company started one foggy morning in Rotterdam, Netherlands. He had visited gone there for studies and he decided to take a visit to the ports that morning. As he was taking the photos the fog added a very cool effect on the photos. This developed his interest and never left his digital camera again when traveling. By now he has a large and diverse portfolio that he has started a website.

Max Salk in an interview with Ideamensch advises that everything that becomes successful has got better planning and preparation. And for something to happen one has to attempt it or else nothing will happen. Therefore, planning and preparation are not enough, the first step in doing something is of equal importance. He also believes that the world is full of opportunities. And that all that one has to do is find something one love then do it relentlessly.

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