Another year, another disappointing finish for the Bears. It’s hard to imagine this team started the season 5–1, only to finish 3–7 down the stretch. Sadly, disappointment is something Bears fans have grown all too familiar with over the last several years.

Since 2000, the Bears have finished with a…

I have often considered the transformative power of following a personally curated career trajectory; one sparked by initial interests/intrigue, later turned into fully developed goals, and ultimately, professional realities. Throughout my own career path, I have tried my best to trust my personal instincts, interests, and professional passions to guide…

Max Salk is an investment analyst living and working in New York City. He graduated with a degree in finance and a minor in history from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011. After graduating, Max joined Morningstar in Chicago before leaving to join PPM America, where he spent…

Max Salk

Investment analyst and landscape photographer based in NYC. Interested in financial markets, travel, music, and sports (go Cubs!).

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