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Career change - AMSo, I'm looking to change careers. I currently work in an unrelated industry but have been considering making a shift into Asset Management, ideally on the investing rather than the sales or marketing side. Unlike the US, there are few MBA opportunities at firms such as BlackRock or Vanguard... 2 months 1 week
Career changer - MBAHi guys, I'll be looking to go to B-School next fall and I'm a career changer (F500) looking to get into IBD (Boutiques, mostly). I live and work in Europe and I'd like to stay here after I get my MBA. I've heard great things about INSEAD's program but it's placement in Finance seems pretty... 7 months 2 weeks
St. Gallen MBAHi guys, Currently looking into MBAs and still deciding on whether it's a move I'd like to make. I'd like to continue working in a German-speaking country and from what I've seen St. Gallen seems to be the best option for that. However, I was unable to find much information on the MBA at HSG and... 1 year 6 months
Careers in TrustNot 100% sure which forum this goes under but I couldn't find much information on the forums about careers in Trust. It seems like a pretty good lifestyle in terms of hours and the type of work you do (working with family businesses) and helping manage family trusts. But anyone have any concrete... 1 year 11 months
IMDHi guys, So there's been a lot of talk about other European schools but very little on IMD. It was ranked 19th this year by the FT and seems to have a solid reputation within Europe. I'd be interested to know what you all think about this School. From what I've seen, it has a low presence in... 2 years 4 months
Alternative routes for Commodity TradingHey guys, So I'm trying to do research for a family member of mine who's in College at the moment and quite interested in Commodity Trading. His parents asked me to help out (as I work in Finance) and see what the best way for breaking into Commodity Trading would be. Now, I know that some... 2 years 10 months
Ex-Nomura banker turned Sex guruThought you guys might find this interesting: http://news.efinancialcareers.com/uk-en/133061/the-investment-banker-turned-sex-guru/ 3 years 1 week
RFP position at Hedge FundHey guys, Got an interview coming up for an RFP position at a leading hedge fund. I come from a PB/PWM background working on the relationship side so would appreciate some assistance on how I should prepare for this? Thanks. 3 years 1 month
B-School and age.Hey guys, So, I'm from Europe and looking to go into a top MBA programme (either US or Europe, but ideally the latter). My background is in family business and PB but currently looking at opportunities in Consulting as I want to keep my options open. I know that age isn't much of an issue... 3 years 1 month
Atos Origin / Cap GeminiHi guys, Wanted a quick take on these two. Good exit opps down the line? I know Cap Gemini is a solid player, but Atos Origin only recently made it 'big' after the Olympics and their handling of its tech delivery. 3 years 1 month

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I'd like to give another vote for Dale Carnegie's...I'd like to give another vote for Dale Carnegie's book. Amazing! 1 day 8 hours
This is a dilemma I've seen a few people I know,...This is a dilemma I've seen a few people I know, face. Only take on the debt of B-School if you know it's what you want to do and you have a post-MBA career plan. Have you considered doing the CFA and potentially going to a HF? 2 weeks 3 days
Very good advice from the above poster. Will use...Very good advice from the above poster. Will use it myself. 2 weeks 3 days
Prefer this to the M&I template. Thanks, WSO!Prefer this to the M&I template. Thanks, WSO! 1 month 3 days
Krebs needs to be in there. That post was epic!Krebs needs to be in there. That post was epic! 1 month 4 days
Word of advice: don't get out so much information...Word of advice: don't get out so much information about yourself on a public forum. 1 month 5 days
Vi: I learned more from Khan Academy in a week...[quote="Vi"]I learned more from Khan Academy in a week than I did in a semester worth of schooling. Traditional schooling needs a complete overhaul.[/quote] This. Love Khan Academy! 1 month 6 days
I've seen a few more coming from Bath as well in...I've seen a few more coming from Bath as well in the last few years. 1 month 1 week
It's a tough one to answer. I'm going to be 32 by...It's a tough one to answer. I'm going to be 32 by the time I finish with B-School and apply for Associate positions in M... 1 month 1 week
If you can make a bank money, your race means...If you can make a bank money, your race means jack shit. If you're an annoying feminist, that's another story. 1 month 1 week
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