July 6, 2018

Top consulting firms in the world

The global consulting industry is estimated to be worth $155 billion. Corporations around the world depend heavily on consulting companies to maintain and sharpen their edge […]
June 25, 2018

Front office vs middle office vs back office jobs in investment banking

Most people think of hotel receptions when they are asked what “front office” means. And “back office”? Isn’t that the rather remote and unglamorous place where […]
June 18, 2018

How to prepare for case interviews

Case interviews are an important part of the recruitment process for hiring management consultants. Management consultancies, including the Big 3 — McKinsey, BCG, and Bain (MBB […]
May 21, 2018

What do MBAs do at Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook and other top tech companies

Of the top-five most-attractive employers for business graduates, three are tech firms, according to a survey conducted by Universum in 2017. Google is at the top, […]
May 18, 2018

How to get into Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

From afar, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) divisions of investment banks look extremely glamorous for job-seeking graduates. M&A is also one of the most difficult area to […]
May 9, 2018

How to get into private equity

Private equity (PE) is often described as an exclusive club that accepts only former investment bankers, strategy consultants, and top b-school graduates as members. That’s not […]
May 4, 2018

Jobs that require an MBA degree

An MBA from a good business-management school can set up a career like no other postgraduate degree can. Not just for management jobs, this postgraduate degree […]
April 16, 2018

How to get into the tech industry without a degree or experience

The last big economic crisis has forced people to reevaluate their career choices and ask themselves whether their current jobs would assure them of a stable […]
April 9, 2018

Top bulge bracket investment banks

Bulge-bracket investment banks are global investment banks with customers such as governments, large corporations, and institutions. They provide services such as equity research, sales and trading, […]
April 2, 2018

A guide to private equity careers

“Private equity” comprises investors and funds that put in millions or billions of dollars for the acquisition of stake in companies that are in need of […]
March 21, 2018

Entrepreneurship through acquisition – Use the ‘search fund’ route to become a CEO

In the early 1990s, Kevin Taweel, a Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) student, was considering his job options just before graduation. Offers from many large […]
March 9, 2018

How to get into asset management

Simply put, an asset manager’s job is to make sure that the savings/assets/investments of clients grow, whether the clients are super-rich or are working-class people hoping […]