How to Get Real-Life Career Experience During Your PhD Program

How to Get Real-Life Career Experience During Your PhD Program

Everything you do as a graduate student is building toward that time when you finally go on the job market (kind of like when you were in college). And maybe you’re looking for options outside academia because you’ve heard how tough landing a tenure-track job is. Or, maybe you’re not sure what type of career you’d like and want to […]

Thought-Reading Machines and the Death of Love

Thought-Reading Machines and the Death of Love

LUDWIG WITTGENSTEIN ONCE imagined that everyone had a box with something in it called a “beetle.” Denying the possibility of private language, the philosopher wrote, “No one can look into anyone else’s box, and everyone says he knows what a beetle is only by looking at his beetle.” Wittgenstein meant that we learn a word by observing the rules governing its use, but no […]

On ne trouve pas sa raison d’être, on la construit

On ne trouve pas sa raison d’être, on la construit

Commencez par donner du sens à tout ce que vous faites. « Comment trouver ma raison d’être ? » Depuis que Daniel Gulati, Oliver Segovia et moi avons publié « Passion & Purpose », il y a six ans, j’ai reçu des centaines de questions – de jeunes et de moins jeunes – sur la raison d’être. Nous cherchons tous notre raison d’être. La plupart […]

Comment transformer le Buzz en Biz

Comment transformer le Buzz en Biz

  Certaines marques se sont fait une spécialité d’utiliser le marketing viral pour augmenter leurs ventes. Le Slip français, l’Alpine de Renault… et si on s’en inspirait pour faire mieux ? Un buzz se travaille avec la précision d’un horloger suisse. Condition essentielle pour espérer émerger ? Arriver au bon moment avec un produit qui répond à un véritable besoin. […]

The 25 Highest-Earning Hedge Fund Managers And Traders

The 25 Highest-Earning Hedge Fund Managers And Traders

The hedge fund industry, the richest corner of Wall Street, has generally been unable to keep up with the surging bull market that has lifted stocks around the world in recent years. Last year was no exception. The average hedge fund manager returned 8.5% net of fees in 2017, according to HFR, compared to the 21.8% return of the Standard […]

10 Things Millennials Need To Be Marketable In Finance Jobs

10 Things Millennials Need To Be Marketable In Finance Jobs

The finance industry can be competitive and challenging to break into initially. I still remember my early years working in the industry; it was fast-paced, overwhelming and exciting all in one. Now, as the millennial generation moves into the workforce, they must find ways to set themselves apart from the competition and make it to the top of a very […]

Briefly. . . On Investing in India: A Study in Contrasts

Briefly. . . On Investing in India: A Study in Contrasts

For investors, India’s biggest challenges are also its biggest opportunities. Earlier this month, Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) took a group of 21 institutional investors to India to meet with policymakers and corporate leaders across New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru. Katie Koch, global head of client portfolio management and business strategy for GSAM Fundamental Equity, shared highlights from the trip. […]