Get this! According to unconfirmed reports in the New York Times, sometimes people come to Wall Street to make more money.
A decade into the practice of medicine, still striving to become “a well regarded physician-scientist,” Robert H. Glassman concluded that he was not making enough money. So he answered an ad in the New England Journal of Medicine from a business consulting firm hiring doctors.
And today, after moving on to Wall Street as an adviser on medical investments, he is a multimillionaire.
Lure of Great Wealth Affects Career Choices [New York Times]