With New Year’s Day not far off and holiday fever in full swing, it’s easy for finance industry professionals to lose track of their career goals. It’s understandable that with gifts and travel plans taking up so much time, your plans for 2016 might seem momentarily unimportant. But these last few weeks of December provide you the chance to orient your future.
No job is perfect. Maybe you don’t get along with your colleagues. Maybe you’re sick of financial modeling and endless spreadsheets. Everyone has thought about quitting on a bad day. But how do you know when it’s time to pull the trigger? Quitting is easier said than done. You need to line up a new […]
So you’ve thought about going into finance, but don’t want to be an investment banking analyst. Or maybe you tried going the banking route and it just wasn’t for you. There are plenty of options for a career in finance outside of investment banking. If you’re looking for a better work-life balance and solid career […]
Data Scientist is the hottest new technology job, and Wall Street has taken notice. As finance firms adapt technology-based solutions, more and more investment decisions are driven by data. So what is this data, and how are firms finding it? Enter the Data Scientist. Data scientists are more than just analysts. They clean and organize big data, […]
After a few years working as a financial analyst, it’s time to think about your next career step. Companies are always looking for experienced analysts, but what will it take to advance to a more senior-level position within the field? A Bachelor’s degree in a finance discipline is necessary for most entry-level roles. If you’re looking to […]