Tag: burnout

“Burnout is like the subprime crisis – no one ever sees it coming”

“Burnout is like the subprime crisis – no one ever sees it coming”

If you work in banking, beware burnout. It will hit you unawares says one trader who was forced to take a year out.

The two points in your investment banking career when you’re most likely to crash and burn

The two points in your investment banking career when you’re most likely to crash and burn

There are two pivotal points in your investment banking career, neither of which is particularly beneficial to physical or mental health – making the step up from analyst…

Why Hector Sants’ serious burnout is a strange case

Why Hector Sants’ serious burnout is a strange case

Hector Sants is burnt out. The 58-year-old £3m-a-year ex-head of compliance at Barclays will be staying in Oxfordshire and won't be resuming his commute in and out of Canary…

I was an engineer; now I train the new generation of Singapore accountants

I was an engineer; now I train the new generation of Singapore accountants

I started my career as an engineer. Now I'm a senior accountant. Here's how I did it.