7. Gone Fishin'
You're not going to get the Wall Street bonuses, but there are other upsides. This is the first time in years I am not stressed. From a lifestyle standpoint, it's completely different.
—Marc Adler (right), managing principal at SunGard Global Services, who left his job at Citidel for an "easier" life
Source: Wall Street & Technology
Phil Albinus is the former editor-in-chief of Advanced Trading. He has nearly two decades of journalism experience and has been covering financial technology and regulation for nine years. Before joining Advanced Trading, he served as editor of Waters, a monthly trade journal ... View Full Bio