Tag: Financial Services


When the new job honeymoon ends: advice for bankers and recruiters

You’re weeks into your new job and you can’t get the knot out of your stomach. Don’t worry: you’re not alone. Buyer’s remorse is an all-too-real phenomenon that…

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Seven ways a bad photo can stop you getting a job

A Frankfurt photographer tells eFinancial Careers how bankers can get the perfect LinkedIn profile photograph.

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Outrageous advice for converting your important banking internship

The summer is technically upon us and for students who find themselves on this website that probably means internships! Summer internships at investment banks have always been precious…

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Daily Dispatches – steep trade deficit rise in Japan

Japan’s trade deficit rose sharply in April, compared to the same time last year, soaring 70% to $8.58 billion. The is the tenth consecutive increase in the deficit,…

John Rogers, President and CEO, CFA Institute

CFA Institute’s six steps to fix the global financial system

How do you even begin to fix a financial crisis that cost at least US$12 trillion and wiped out 20 million jobs? This is the task that the Chartered Financial…

Sarah Dudney

How to unearth highly competent headhunters – Guest Comment

If you’re trying to move into a new job, a recruiter or headhunter can be a great ally. On the other hand, dealing with a recruiter can be…

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4 financial services firms which you not be aware of, but which offer graduate training

It’s not all about big banks. There are plenty of other fish in the graduate hiring sea – they may not be as big, as prestigious, or hire…


Profiting from Your Performance Review

Formalized performance reviews are common in financial services. Whether you’re working at a large bank, investment bank, or private equity firm, the feedback that comes during the performance&hellip

The eFC Resume Centre

With more people entering the job market, having an effective resume has never been more important. So we created the eFC Resume Centre to provide you with both…


If you’re applying for a graduate job in an investment bank in 2013, this is what you need to know about their strategies

Are you a university student who wants to work in an investment bank, starting in 2013? Whether you’re applying for a summer internship or a graduate position, now…

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