Making A Career In 5 Most Lucrative Industries

Career Alley

You come one step closer to industrial world the moment you step into the last year of your grad school. Educating yourself about the best industries to work in will definitely help in making thoughtful career choices. Investment banking.

2013 339

What are the Best Investment Bank to Work for

Imarticus Learning

The first thing that comes to your mind when you think of a bank is, probably a place to deposit money, maintain your savings, and offer loans as needed; all of which is of course true. Here is a meltdown of the top investment banks to work for, in India and globally as well: ?

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Want To Learn New Age Banking? What Are The Prerequisites For It?

Imarticus Learning

With the banking industry constantly evolving to keep up with new technology, there is a surge in jobs in entirely new categories. New age banking is no longer a dream but a reality that all banks are transitioning towards and the career opportunities created are diverse and exciting.

Student Life At Imarticus During an Investment Banking Course

Imarticus Learning

At the outset, Khushboo was skeptical about her decision to pursue the Investment Banking Course at Imarticus. The faculty’s agile methodology combines technical concepts with the industry-based case-studies to build some strong fundamentals for the budding professionals. .

How do I get into Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

There’s no doubt getting into investment banking is hard primarily because it is the most prestigious job in the Financial Services Industry. Traditionally, companies hire from elite universities and colleges for their entry-level position, but things are changing as banks understand the need for diversity and different backgrounds. Here are some of the usual, and unusual paths, to an Investment Banking career and some tips on how to secure that lucrative job.

Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand

The Undercover Recruiter

Talent attraction for banks can be very difficult, it’s a high pace industry with a very ‘men in suits’ image that in many ways is only appealing to men who seek to live that lifestyle. Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand.

Difference among Relationship, Portfolio & Wealth Manager in banking?

Imarticus Learning

Banking careers are prestigious and have been in demand for a number of reasons. Wealth management and investment banking are the most sought popular areas in the financial sector and this is where career aspirants with a wealth management course want to be, for the great payouts and benefits. The high-value clients are offered the services of a Relationship Manager who is their one-stop go-to for personalized services related to banking.

Are There Enough Opportunities in the Banking Sector

Imarticus Learning

India’s Banking sector is expanding. Based on certain reports, it is expected that the Indian banking sector could rank as the fifth largest banking and financial sector by 2020, and perhaps even the third largest sector by 2025. Which is indicative that the banking sector is growing faster than ever. Currently, the Indian banking industry is worth Rs 81 trillion, and it will effectively see a growth due to many factors in the future.

Managing the Downside of Diversity: When Employees Clash

Evil HR Lady

Monday, November 15, 2010 Managing the Downside of Diversity: When Employees Clash Dear Evil HR Lady, If problems keep occurring among team members, (whether it is personalities, ages, nationalities, communication or work styles), who is best able to identify, address, and formulate solutions?

2010 134

Let’s Talk About Drag Queens at Work


Why is all this diversity so important? Because it allows your company to reflect the world around you and makes your team better able to develop fresh ideas that will meet the needs of a diverse marketplace.

2014 157

What Course Should You Pursue Apart From A CFA To Make A Career In Wealth Management?

Imarticus Learning

Or you can join a bank too. Career options for their wards from the parent’s end are trend-based and most would like it when the kids choose an IT or banking career. So, you want to learn wealth management then the easiest route is to do a New Age Banking Course.

2019 52

Tips for Choosing the Right Technology for Financial Services

Imarticus Learning

The right technology will offer new avenues for banks by opening revenue channels, by enabling the banks to serve more customers with diverse requirements in a cost effective manner. Mobile banking can assist banks to reach to customers and target population in areas they could not find a cost effective way to build branches. Digital technology is driving the ever changing market, in an exponential manner.

2017 54

The Skills You Need To Excel In This Fintech Era!

Imarticus Learning

To reform the financial sector, the FinTech industry offers a variety of services such as SME finance, online Peer-to-Peer lending, crowdfunding platforms, trading management, cryptocurrencies etc. To excel in the expanding FinTech industry, the following skills will help you.

2018 63

Reading fiction helps your career, but reading poetry helps more

Penelope Trunk

Eliot worked in banking. The Sidney Harman founder of Harman Industries, always tried to hire poets into management, arguing, “Poets are our original systems thinkers. DiversityWe have known for a while that people who are most successful in business read fiction.

2018 89

Considering a Career as a Small Business Owner? Opportunities in the UAE

Career Alley

Economic activities in the UAE are diverse, and including global banking, tourism, entertainment, luxury services, oil services, import-export businesses, port and shipping services, retail, agriculture and many other industries. Smart Money.

2012 269

Why Jason Collins matters for your career

Penelope Trunk

I have been working in the tech industry for most of my career. At one point, during my last startup, I was crying in the lobby of Chase Bank because we ran out of money and none of my employees would get paid and it was the week before Christmas. Diversity

2013 111

A Woman’s Guide to Start Investing

Ms. Career Girl

This means that it is so much less likely for one of our gal pals to work in the industry than it is for males, to open up a forum for us to discuss, be educated and share insights with. All sorts of ETFs are available, ranging from bonds, industries, commodities and currencies.

2020 148

How to Avoid Getting Scammed by Car Salesmen and Mechanics

Ms. Career Girl

Many female car owners still deal with inappropriate treatment when defending themselves against this stereotype; this bias extends even to the few women working in car sales and the repair industry. Gender diversity is critical to profits in the modern auto industry.

2020 157

The Most Interesting Career Options With a Law Degree That You Haven’t Thought Of

Career Alley

A law school graduate that wants to pursue a job in the real estate industry should take and pass the bar in their state. Compliance officers in banks and corporations are often non-practicing attorneys. The insurance industry also offers positions for law school graduates.

2013 290

10 Happiest Big Companies of 2011

Career Alley

Bank of America: As the largest bank holding company in the US and the world’s largest wealth manager, Bank of America also has great management, according to employees who reported to CareerBliss. There’s a solid board of directors that oversees international operations of all services including: banking, financial services, and investment services. Bank of America has over 288,000 employees.

2011 323

WORKPLACE ARTIFACTS: "Patient Zero" Drives Dress Norms at Your Company.

HR Capitalist

Before joining your company, your employees had a much greater degree of diversity in the way they dressed. It's a bank.". Are you, like, a bank teller?". Industry specific changes are things like the duffel bag above, the Patagonia vest in hedge fund land, etc.

2019 91

How to write a powerful one page resume (5 tips)

Ms. Career Girl

Showing a diversity of experience and skills can be effective, but done wrong this can do more harm than good. This strategy is particularly useful when you’re changing industries. Hundreds of people a day ask Google the most common resume question: “How long should it be?”

2018 229

Top Internship Programs Announced

Ms. Career Girl

As everyone knows, an internship is essential to college students looking to advance their careers in a chosen industry,” said Tara McCaffrey, VP of Marketing at Vault Ranks The Top Industry-Specific Internships.

Good with Numbers? Here are 7 Jobs with Your Name on Them!

Ms. Career Girl

There is nothing wrong with this – after all, we humans have evolved to be a diverse bunch and the world needs many different skills to ensure life ticks on without too much drama. Their job is to analyze jobs, raw materials and other resources, with a view to advising government and industry.

2017 189

Knowledge Series: What is Asset Management? And How Does Mutual Fund Structure Work in Asset Management?

Imarticus Learning

In asset management the investors capital is invested in diverse reserves like Bonds, Real Estate, Private Equity etc…, these asset management firms manage plenty of funds for either corporates or individual clients, within the lines of a particular mandate. This is a good thing as having a diverse pool of clients gives them greater value options, which in turn assures better capital appreciation opportunities, and thus mitigates the risks to an extent.

2017 56

Awesome Career Paths with a Project Management Degree

Ms. Career Girl

2) When I switched my career path from Banking to Marketing, this was the first skill that I identified as totally lacking in myself and totally crucial to my success.

2012 272

25 companies who are hiring new graduates this year

Resume Bear

Industry: Insurance. Industry: Engineering. Industry: Technology. Industry: Television Entertainment Provider. Industry: Insurance and financial services. Industry: Finance and banking. Industry: Communications and information technology.

2011 270

How Do You Build a Career in Finance?

Imarticus Learning

The industry is very dynamic, to say the least, impacted by market fluctuations it constantly continues to evolve on an exponential scale. Finance is one of the most lucrative fields for career progression.

2019 56

Introduction to Fintech

Imarticus Learning

Fintech is basically referred to as a broad term which is mainly used to describe those companies that usually apply cloud-based tools, open source software and other various kinds of technologies in order to improve the field of banking and finance. Various electronic devices like smartphones and technologies like mobile banking, investing services, cryptocurrency is such services which usually end up under the ambit of financial technology.

2018 55

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Career coaches are professionals whom have direct industry related experience in your field. They have learnt the ins-and-outs of their specific industry and are able to impart that knowledge to their clients. Best Career Coaches in Your City.

2020 52

What Are the Top 7 Python Libraries popular in the Fintech Sector?

Imarticus Learning

In today’s world, financial technology has become synonymous with lending, hedge funding, insurance, financial transactions, e-banking, trading, regulatory mechanisms and a host of activities between these sectors.

2018 52

Leaders, Consider Your Introverts


People-facing jobs, like sales, management consulting and investment banking are dominated by extroverts. Numerous studies have demonstrated that diversity on teams brings better results. This blog first appeared on The Economist’s Executive Education blog here.

2016 106

Friday Five: Year-End Bonuses


Not only is business booming for Hilcorp, but it consistently ranks highly in best workplaces and most diverse workplaces lists. Jonathan Hoffman, a former Lehman trader now at Barclays, claims he was never paid a promised $83 million bonus for making the bank $700 million in profits.

2015 83

How to Build a Powerful Executive Network

Executive Career Brand

Check out’s extensive list of professional associations and societies by industry. Also, check out — Industry trade shows and conferences, trade publications, and community events. Let them know about upcoming industry events, trade shows and other events of interest.

2010 243

Avoid, If You Can, The “Obsolete Job” Trap

Sklover Working Wisdom

Little did she know that Expedia, Orbitz and other online travel sites would rapidly replace more than one half of those employed in her industry. Item : President Obama recently asked members of an audience to raise their hands if, in the past few months, they had any contact with a bank teller. Steer away from “Commodity Careers.” – Bank tellers are being replaced by ATM machines. Seek specialty niches within your industry or profession.

2012 131

HRPA to SHRM: We Don't Need No Stinking Standardized HR Metrics.

HR Capitalist

Here's the feel good description of what's going on from from BusinessWeek : "A group of 600 HR managers, academics, and advisers are drafting guidelines for standardizing measures of workforce diversity, turnover, job training, and the like. In the financial-services sector, my supply chain is human capital—it’s relationships, it’s ideas,” says Erika Karp, head of Global Sector Research at UBS Investment Bank, who has been involved in devising the standards.


20 Must Read Career Blogs for the Young Job Seeker ResumeBear makes the List

Resume Bear

She has gone from Big Bank to Startup Bliss to Self-Employed. Career Rocketeer is one of the industry’s leading career search and personal branding blogs, welcoming ambitious career entrepreneurs of all ages and professions who are driven to “launch” their careers to greater heights. was founded by a diverse group of individuals with backgrounds spanning education, human resources, technology, administration and business development.

2013 163

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession?

Resume Bear

28:50 – if he needed a manager for a bank, he would interview admins to get the gossip. ABOUT THE HOSTS KAREN MATTONEN , CAC, CSP Karen is an experienced, successful recruiter who operates her own business and is actively involved in many industry organizations and activities.

2010 208

PODCAST: Should you go to college during a recession? | Resumebear.

Resume Bear

28:50 – if he needed a manager for a bank, he would interview admins to get the gossip. ABOUT THE HOSTS KAREN MATTONEN , CAC, CSP Karen is an experienced, successful recruiter who operates her own business and is actively involved in many industry organizations and activities.

2010 208

We Know You Don't Mean to Discriminate - But Are You Biased Underneath the Hood?

HR Capitalist

Here's more on the concept of testing unintentional bias (also known as implicit bias) from UVA professor Erika James over at the Washington Post: " The big idea: Invest Co, a leading investment bank with operations worldwide, was concerned that it might be losing ground in the war for talent.

Digital Skills and Asian Job Market – What You Should Be Aware Of!

Imarticus Learning

From traditional banks and consumer retail companies to upcoming start-ups, digital skills can get you a job in a host of varied and diverse companies, roles and profiles. The need of the hour is up-gradation of skills to match the industry demands. . Digital Skills. With increasing digitization of everything from payments to record keeping, the demand for digital skills in the job market is on an ever increasing trend.

2018 40

Top 50 LinkedIn Subgroups for Job Seekers and Recruiters


A Subgroup specialized for Israeli 40+ (Over 40) “Old and Wise&# jobs seekers that wants to enlarge the diverse of employment opportunities, Employees who knows of a position and for recruiters that knows the benefits of hiring 40+ employees. The Subgroup is specialized for Israeli Software/ Algorithm Development jobs seekers that wants to enlarge the diverse of employment opportunities, Employees who knows of a position and for recruiters in Israel.

2011 83

Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

March 14, 2011 In response to the previous post on job fairs , a commenter asked: I have attended my alma mater’s industry-specific career fair the past few years. I’ve applied for countless positions on those sites and never heard a word (industry specific, HUGE conglomerates).