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July 16, 2022 – 1:35 AM
Leitner Sarch Consultants
Top Executive: Danny Sarch
Sounds like EXOS in San Francisco.
I think the most useless life form on the planet is a wirehouse branch manager. I have been in the business for 20 years and I’ve never met a branch manager that added any value what-so-ever to my business or my clients’ lives. As far as I’m concerned they can all rot in the streets.