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I mostly tutor undergraduates, working professionals and graduate students in various undergraduate and graduate business courses - primarily finance, statistics and accounting, but also linear optimization, management science, strategic management (including Glo-Bus) and sometimes economics/econometrics. Additionally, I also do financial planning and budgeting by helping some of my students create long-term budgets, goals and financial plans to improve the strength of their personal finances. Last, I help students prepare for the math portions of most exams from GMAT to ASVAB to GRE, as well as prep help for the CFA Level I exam.
I do financial and mathematical modeling in excel, including the use of data analysis, solver and Crystal Ball. As needed, I proctor exams for students when they have difficulty finding an appropriate location or facility to take exams at. I have a BS in Aerospace Engineering, an MBA in Finance and a Master's in Public Policy.
I have a very flexible schedule. I have availability on most days, including Saturday and Sunday afternoons. I travel and, if you're far, I'll meet you half way, so I don't expect you to come to me.
I tutor in fundamental financial accounting, covering its principles and concepts, and including financial statement development and analysis.
I tutor students in the fundamentals of algebra with a focus on solving word problems, as it is applied in many other courses.
I help students with some critical skills in math and, when they have the time, help them improve the work knowledge and comprehension.
My experience is two-fold. First, I have an MBA in Finance from the Robert H. Smith School of Business, as well as a masters in public policy. This allows me to help students with both the fundamental business courses, in addition to the policy, normative and regulatory impacts on business. Second, I have my own business, so I am proficient at creating business plans, pro forma financial statements, market research and the little headaches that accompany starting and running a business.
While my background is in management consulting, one of my other duties as assigned was in building or enhancing PCs for my office. I trained project managers on new software and, in some cases, older software that they never really used. I'm comfortable teaching people how to use computers from a blank slate and have the requisite patience required to teach people new skills, as well as cater the approach to their learning strengths, whether they are visual or step-by-step learners.
I help students with test-taking strategies and detailed preparation for the quantitative portion of the GMAT for students who may be a little rusty in algebra, word problems and formula manipulation.
I have helped students prepare for the quantitative sections of the SAT, GRE, GMAT, ASVAB and other similar exams. I have tutored mathematics for 20 years, especially the algebra and trigonometry associated with those exams.
I help a lot of finance students with Excel, financial formulas, valuation models, Monte Carlo analysis and portfolio optimization. I also help management science and operations students with probability and optimization models using the Solver add-in. I am also familiar with the common functions of Crystal Ball and SPSS.
I tutor basic probability at the undergraduate level and for MBA programs, covering everything from frequency to combinatorics.
Best tutor I have ever had. — I contacted Jason in dire need of help. I was struggling through an upper level finance course at George Washington U, Financial Management and Markets. He was able to pull me out of a very very deep rut and I went on to ace the final and the course. Jason also tutored me in Regression Analysis/Business and Economic Statistics 2. This was one of the hardest courses that I had ever faced and I was ...
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