September 18, 2019

Investment banking cover letter tips and samples

First, is a cover letter necessary for investment banking jobs? In many cases, no, but in some cases, yes, as it turns out. At bulge bracket […]
September 9, 2019

Top Private Equity (PE) firms in the world

Private equity firms raise capital from institutions and high-net-worth individuals and invest these funds to obtain equity in companies with potential. What are the world’s biggest […]
September 4, 2019

How to improve Sentence Correction

Going by social media content, it may seem that bad grammar, incoherent statements and typo-infested tweets are essential requirements to become rich, famous and powerful. On […]
August 28, 2019

How important are college GPA / grades in getting a job?

GPA (grade-point average) evokes mixed feelings among students. For those who have earned high grades, GPA is a ticket to a bright future. For those with […]
August 21, 2019

Life after investment banking: Top exit options

The motivation and ambition to become the “Wolf of Wall Street” (read Best movies for MBA students) drives many young professionals to the world of investment […]
August 12, 2019

6 Months for GMAT Preparation! Am I dumb?

“What if 3 months is not enough for my GMAT preparation?” “If I can’t crack the GMAT in three months, am I dumb?” “Is it ok […]
July 8, 2019

Difficult MBA interview questions and answer tips for some tough, tricky and hard ones

When a seemingly simple and innocuous question is put to you at an MBA admissions interview, you may start to feel overconfident and tell yourself that […]
July 1, 2019

How to ask alumni for help with internship and jobs

Imagine you’ve come to know about a job or internship opening at your dream company, and the position or internship seems right up your street. Suppose […]
June 24, 2019

Management consulting cover letter

One in one hundred. That’s how many applicants for consultant’s position get the final green signal to join big firms. One of their secrets to success: […]
June 17, 2019

Which is the best extracurricular activity for college admissions

First question to ask yourself, what do you understand by extracurricular activities? Second, how do you interpret those activities in terms of expectations for your MBA […]
June 5, 2019

International student life in France

What’s it like to study in France as an international student? What happens in the class and outside? How do internships and placements work? What are […]
May 13, 2019

Interview questions for investment banking jobs with answer tips

“Do your homework” is one of the best pieces of advice anyone can give to a candidate appearing for an investment banking (IB) interview. If you […]