Meet the Retired MBA

image (1)I finished my bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1982. Unfortunately, unemployment hit a post-depression high that year, and I couldn’t find a job that I liked.  I went back to school to get teaching certification so I could coach high school debate.  I’ve taught high school for 30 years.  In 2009, I got certified to sell mutual funds, life insurance, health insurance, long term care insurance, and mortgages.  I quit after three years working part-time, without much success as a salesman.  While I was trying to sell financial products in 2010, I decided to go back and get my M.B.A.  I planned to finish in two years, but an unavailable course and heart surgery for an aortic aneurysm cost me two years.  I completed my M.B.A. in the summer of 2014.   Last year I did tax preparation part-time. Continue reading Meet the Retired MBA