Max Salk is a photographer and investment analyst. Salk graduated from The University of Illinois with a degree in finance. Most of Salk’s photography is based around his travels from Illinois to his new home in New York City. When he isn’t focused on his photography career. Salk works on behalf of the Navy SEAL Foundation, which provides different programs to help Navy SEALs and their families. Recently, Salk sat down to give a little more insight into his career.
Salk says that he became interested in photography while he was studying in Europe. Salk says that landscapes and backdrops have always been appealing to him. Once Salk graduated from college, he put some of his photographs up in his apartment. After receiving positive feedback from his friends and family, Salk decided to create a website. He wanted to showcase his collection of photographs.
Salk says that he became interested in investing through monitoring the financial markets while he was in college. Salk said that he wanted to learn more about different companies and how the stock market worked. Once Salk finished college, he wanted to learn more information about credit, and its significance around the World. Salk believes that good investors are always curious about how things work. He also believes that investors should be able to see the long term implications of something.
Salk says that he tries to gain a thorough understanding of the things that he is working on. He is not afraid to ask questions. He likes to compose outlines to help himself stay on course during presentations. Salk also says that he keeps back up data just in case he forgets something. Salk says that the more effective a presentation is, the more likely it is that others will trust the work. Salk says that versatility is important. Sometimes, it’s better if the presentation is short. Other times, it may be more beneficial to have a longer presentation to cover all of the important points. Salk says that he tries to be as detailed as possible.