How to handle harsh colleagues when you work in banking

How to handle harsh colleagues when you work in banking

Confront the bully and stand up for yourself with positive feedback. Instead of outright complaining, use productive language when stating your case.

How to avoid blowing your banking pay and get out by the age of 45 (or thereabouts)

How to avoid blowing your banking pay and get out by the age of 45 (or thereabouts)

Ten years ago, young people in banking expected to work a 15-year stint. Now, you'll be working double that if you're not careful - assuming you last.

Why you want to work in banking, irrespective of the downsides

Why you want to work in banking, irrespective of the downsides

Not sure if you want to be an investment banker? Here are some reasons why you should strongly consider it even though the work/life balance isn't great.

I moved to Hong Kong and landed my first job in finance. This MBA got me there

I moved to Hong Kong and landed my first job in finance. This MBA got me there

How did Singaporean Jasmine Chua get her first job in Hong Kong financial services? It was all about doing the right MBA.

Exit options for investment banking sales staff as cuts take hold

Exit options for investment banking sales staff as cuts take hold

Some investment banking salespeople seek advancement within traditional career paths at investment banks; others get burnt out and consider other options.

What to ask in an interview at Deutsche Bank, by J.P. Morgan

What to ask in an interview at Deutsche Bank, by J.P. Morgan

Deutsche Bank has lifted its hiring freeze. If you're interviewing there, J.P. Morgan suggests you might want to clear up these issues first. 

Why you should keep applying for finance jobs, even when you’re rejected

Why you should keep applying for finance jobs, even when you’re rejected

You apply for one finance job. Two, three, four, five. Hundreds - maybe even thousands.  You don't succeed. Should you give up? No.

The mistakes made by new associates in investment banks

The mistakes made by new associates in investment banks

Analysts in the City and Wall Street are no longer bottom of the ladder. After your first real promotion, how can you survive? 

Four principles to prevent your dream job from becoming a nightmare

Four principles to prevent your dream job from becoming a nightmare

Here are tips for financial services and management consulting professionals to bounce back from failure.

How to stay married when you work in banking

How to stay married when you work in banking

A new study highlights the art of keeping your working spouse happy whilst holding down a demanding job yourself. 

The outlook for buy-side hiring on Wall Street in 2017

The outlook for buy-side hiring on Wall Street in 2017

Recruiters and hiring managers give their views on buy-side hiring on Wall Street for the year ahead.

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