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Alex Cook Podcast

Alex Cook Podcast

By Alex Cook
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#7 - Q3 2021 Crypto & Stock Market Preview
Inflation is creeping up. I also discuss the Taleb and Elon FUD with crypto. Here's what I'm looking at in the crypto market and also stocks going into Q3 2021. We may be in for a bumpy ride! 
July 7, 2021
#6 - Intro to DeFi, Chainlink (LINK), and the future of banking
Some of my earlier videos on LINK were more technical. This is an intro on how decentralized finance (DeFi), crypto, and blockchain can disrupt the financial industry and how LINK could play a part in this. NOT financial advice - I can't tell who is watching so can't say what is suitable for you or not. Do your own research. Official Telegram:
June 1, 2021
#5 - Top 10 Lessons for New Lieutenants and Platoon Leaders
Here's what they don't cover in OCS, ROTC, or BOLC. You've heard millions of times "be in shape" or "listen to your NCOs." That's great, listen to that advice, but there are some things you don't really learn until you're at your unit. Here's what you should know to be less lost as a new LT...AND, also the 3 dumbest things I did as a new LT. Official Telegram:
May 24, 2021
#4 - Why I'm leaving the Army for my MBA.
I've talked a lot about why I left finance to join the Army - it's only right that I give the other side, on why I'm now leaving to get my MBA. Official Telegram:
May 17, 2021
#3 - The RIGHT way to use your CFA Charter
The CFA Program can open some doors, but you need realistic expectations on what it can and can't do for you. Telegram group:
May 13, 2021
#2 - Q2 2021 Market Preview
Here's what I'm seeing coming up in the markets for crypto and stocks, as well as some macro trends to consider. As always, not investment advice - consider your own risk tolerance and what is suitable for your own situation.
April 18, 2021
#1 - Thinking about leaving Finance/Wall Street to join the military?
The launch of the Alex Cook Podcast! Thinking about leaving the corporate world to join the military? This episode is a follow-up on previous content on my YouTube and Wall Street Oasis on why I made the leap, after conversations with finance professionals considering making a similar leap of their own.
April 18, 2021