What will they say about you after your trading career?
I was interviewing a female retail trader for a spot on our desk and asked her one of my standard questions. She was self-taught, a single mom, former teacher, living in the Dallas/Forth Worth region and posting consistent six-figure returns, with a small trading account.
I asked: who is your role model and why?
She thought, chuckled in a friendly Southwestern charm, and then answered, “I would have to say my grandmother. All of her kids turned out great.