Another Good Article on Moving from Pits to Offices

I agree with moving upstairs to trade. Although I do hate to hear that most of the trading is being done with algorithims and computers. Fortunately, there is more to trading than statistics and therefore will always be an opportunity. The underlying company will always be the most important. A computer reacts to events and then carries out a task. If this, then that. A human can still see how a company is run, what products they have, and try and guess the future. They crazy action on the floor will be missed. For me it is going to be great because I am going to get more “fat finger” and “crazy computer” stories. Here is the article.
PS. Every day is casual day at the trading offices.