Category Archives: Career Advice

How to Tell Your “Story” in Investment Banking Interviews in 5 Simple Steps

So we’ve talked a lot about your “story” in interviews, how important it is, and the mistakes you could make that will cost you an offer. But now I’m going to go beyond that and actually give you a blueprint … Continue reading

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How to Nail the Interview of Big Four and Investment Banks – Part 2

Investment Banks Investment banks have a really different style of interview compared with Big Four though it is really structured. However, you would barely hear the classic sentence of ¨behavior¨ questions in ¨Big Four¨ (Interview Tips for Big Four) and … Continue reading

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How to Nail the Interview of Big Four and Investment Banks – Part 1

To many finance professionals, it is a dream to work in Big Four and Investment banks. Therefore, Interviews of them are the most difficult and the most important with regard to whether you have been successfully recruited. However, it is … Continue reading

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Should I accept the job offer or should I wait for a better one?

Finding a good job right now requires a lot of efforts. You prepare your CV and motivation letters, search for job offers, research companies, contact recruitment agencies, talk to friends and families for possibilities they might know about, make tests, … Continue reading

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Is it a benefit or a flaw to be overqualified?

Are employers likely to hire overqualified personnel?   Do qualified candidates apply for more junior positions? HR professionals note a general increase of the number of candidates per position. While job seekers try to throw their net wider in order … Continue reading

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Do You Understand the Hint in a High-end Interview?

In the interview of any senior position, professional interviewers will quietly ¨spying¨ with the information they need and whether the answer has hit the point, you could normally see nothing but a gentle smile in interviewers´ faces. However, no matter … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for a Distance Interview

With the slumping job market more and more professionals are looking for opportunities abroad. It comes as no surprise then that many employers would meet potential hires online first. Thus, it is important that candidates acquire and perfect online interview … Continue reading

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