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  • A Week in the Life: Investment Banking Analyst

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    For I-banking analysts, it’s all about the computer screen. Analysts, especially those in their first year, spend countless hours staring at their computer monitors and working until midnight or all n … Continued

  • Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates- An Inside look

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    Private equity (PE) research analysts and associates conduct research on potential investment targets (i.e., companies to purchase outright or invest in) for PE funds. These investment targets are pro … Continued

  • Be a Connector: Helping People in Your Network

    By: Miriam Salpeter - Courtesy of Vault

    Just as there are many types of people, there are multiple types of networkers. Showing interest in people you meet and focusing on their needs, acting interested in the events you attend (even if you … Continued

  • What Is Networking and How Does It Help You Find a Job?

    By: Miriam Salpeter - Courtesy of Vault

    Networking. For some, it’s a dirty word. Does it conjure up images of people standing around a room, balancing drinks in one hand and plates of overcooked, fried appetizers garnished with wilted veget … Continued

  • 5 Ways to Calm Your Interview Nerves

    By: Peter Yang- Courtesy of Vault

    You can’t seem to help it: every time you go into an interview it feels like you’re venturing into a lion’s den. Your body stiffens and your palms begin to sweat. You tell yourself to take a deep brea … Continued

  • Answering “Why Do You Want to Leave Your Current Job”?

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    “So why do you want to leave your current job?” Like many interview questions, there are lots of potential subtexts that might start running through your head when you hear this one come out of an int … Continued

  • End Your Interview on a High Note with This Question

    By: Peter Yang- Courtesy of Vault

    One of your top priorities as a job candidate should be to end your interview with a power punch – something that’ll make you stand out and show your enthusiasm. Unfortunately, sometimes that’s hard t … Continued

  • Things Never to Say in an Interview

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    Interviewing can be a delicate process. Employers want you to succeed, but their primary goal is to find someone who fits their company and brings the necessary skills. It doesn’t take much to create … Continued

  • How to Answer: “What is your weakness?”

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    It’s a commonly asked interview question: “What is your weakness?” Employers ask it for insight into how you respond to such a question as well as the substance of your answer. Here are some tips for … Continued

  • 3 Body Language Tips that Will Help You Succeed in an Interview

    By: Courtesy of Vault

    Proper body language is especially important in interviews, where the first impression you make can determine whether or not you land the job.  See the video.