The Ultimate Finance Career Guide: Opportunities on Wall Street and Beyond is a must–have reference for finance students and professionals. Whether you′re seeking entry into the finance industry or just looking to redefine your role, this book details the skills you need to secure a coveted spot at a major company. Written by the founder of the Investment Banking Institute, this guide provides the expert insight and insider information that has launched thousands of professionals on an accelerated career track. You′ll learn the skills that transfer directly to the industry, making you an attractive, high–value candidate.
The world of finance is overrun with recent grads and low–level professionals who lack the skills to rise to the top. Leadership in finance requires experience and motivation that even the best schools can′t teach, and the high–paying jobs demand a certain body of knowledge that can take years to acquire. The Ultimate Finance Career Guide provides a leg up on your competition by breaking down the most important skills employers look for into clear, actionable guidance. You′ll discover the skillset you need as a finance professional, and how to position yourself to rise through the ranks. Topics include:
- Interview skills and resume revision
- Banking processes and best practices
- Financial statement and valuation analysis
- Integrated cash flow, LBO, and merger modeling
To be successful in finance, you need more than just big talk. If you can′t back your words with both action and evidence, your career will stagnate before you′ve even settled in. The race to the top is long and hard–fought, but no one ever said you have to climb the ladder step by step. The Ultimate Finance Career Guide gives you the knowledge you need to skip a few rungs and keep on climbing.