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Private Equity Research Analysts and Associates- An Inside look

8/15/19

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 provided by their employer, and analysts and associates are also expected to … Continued

Be a Connector: Helping People in Your Network

8/8/19

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’re not), paying attention to the … Continued

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

8/1/19

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 vegetables in the other? You may wonder, “Is … Continued

5 Ways to Calm Your Interview Nerves

7/25/19

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 breath, but … Continued

End Your Interview on a High Note with This Question

7/11/19

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 to do, especially when so many … Continued

Things Never to Say in an Interview

7/4/19

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 a bad impression, Here are some … Continued

How to Answer: “What is your weakness?”

6/27/19

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 effective replies.  See video … Continued

Coping with Difficult Interviews and Questions

6/13/19

Early in my career, I interviewed with a woman I knew outside of the professional arena. She told me I could come in to discuss working with her. Because we knew each other, I figured she had a good grasp … Continued