Front Office Bankers Resume Writing


Too many times a job candidate will focus much of their resume on standard day to day duties. For example when writing a resume for an equity trader it is no longer good enough just to list these soft skills. For example: “Masters of Business Administration with seven years experience as an equity trader. With a strong background in analysis, risk management and strategic planning, I have planned, coordinated, and performed diverse trading functions in various sectors.”.

rejecting anyone who doesn’t send a thank-you note is terrible hiring

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And it'll discriminate against candidates from backgrounds where they don't get this kind of job search training, which has nothing to do with skills & ability to excel on the job. But for most jobs, the idea of rejecting anyone who doesn’t send a thank-you is preposterous — and it’s terrible hiring. That’s going to have a disparate impact by race and class, so if you care about diversity and equity in your hiring, this is a terrible, biased practice.

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my mom is my HR manager and it’s not good, I walked in on my boss crying, and more

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Unless your mother is retiring tomorrow, you should be job-searching very, very actively so that you can extract yourself from this. It’s helpful for her to understand what happened so that she’s not mystified by your change of mind (since in order to do her job well, she needs to get feedback from you on the candidates she sends you). Is it okay to care about diversity in company website photos? I’m a new grad looking for my first post-college job.

2018 58

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Penelope Trunk

I think it's actually something catchy like three things to do in an interview to get the job. How to negotiate salary, how to deal with getting fired from the last job, how to deal with references when your boss doesn't know your job hunting.

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