How to Pump Yourself Up Before a Presentation (or Calm Yourself Down)

How to Pump Yourself Up Before a Presentation (or Calm Yourself Down)

Public speaking affects people in different ways. Some people get jittery and anxious before they talk; they need to spend time calming themselves down before they go onstage. Other people want to make sure they have extra energy when they’re in front of an audience. These people need to spend time amping themselves up before a talk — doing whatever […]

Soft Skills List and Examples

Soft Skills List and Examples

Soft skills are the personal attributes you need to succeed in the workplace. These are often related to how you work with others – in other words, these are people skills. Soft skills are different from hard skills, which are directly relevant to the job you are applying for. These are often more quantifiable, and easier to learn. A hard […]

Est-ce que votre téléphone personnel pose problème sur le trading floor ?

Est-ce que votre téléphone personnel pose problème sur le trading floor ?

Dans la banque, l’un des points de friction entre la direction et le personnel concerne… les téléphones portables sur le trading floor. D’un côté, les téléphones personnels sont la bête noire du service conformité. Les employés peuvent les utiliser pour parler aux chasseurs de têtes, transmettre des informations dont ils ne veulent pas parler sur une ligne enregistrée, et même télécharger […]

Reading Recession Risk in the US Yield Curve by Goldman Sachs

Reading Recession Risk in the US Yield Curve by Goldman Sachs

The difference in yield on longer- vs. shorter-dated Treasury bonds has flattened to razor-thin levels, fueling concerns that it could soon veer into negative territory. While this phenomenon — known as yield curve “inversion” — historically has predicted recession, its signaling power looks weaker this cycle in the eyes of Goldman Sachs’ Chief Economist Jan Hatzius and Chief Markets Economist Charlie Himmelberg. GS Research’s Marina […]

6 High-Paying Jobs That Are Great for Career Changers

6 High-Paying Jobs That Are Great for Career Changers

Have you heard? Changing careers is totally in. Gone are the days of holding one job in a professional lifetime. Unlike your parents who may have worked at one company for decades, you’re less likely to stick to the same job—or even the same career or industry—for the long haul. And the good news is, you don’t have to. These […]

6 Raisons Pour Lesquelles Israel Est Devenu Le N°1 De La Cybersécurité

6 Raisons Pour Lesquelles Israel Est Devenu Le N°1 De La Cybersécurité

“La cybersécurité est un secteur florissant. Il prend de plus en plus d’ampleur car la cybersécurité n’est jamais une solution permanente, c’est un business sans limite,” a déclaré Benjamin Netanyahu, le premier ministre d’Israël, à la septième conférence annuelle sur la cybersécurité de l’Université de Tel Aviv. Thomas Bossert, assistant du président des Etats-Unis à la sécurité intérieure et à […]

The Parity Paradox

The Parity Paradox

To judge by the faces of law-school graduates across the country this spring, the future of the profession appears to be—by a slim majority—female. Women were 50.3 percent of law-school grads in 2017 and are 51.3 percent of those currently enrolled, according to widely published data citing the industry’s progress on gender equality.  At several Top 20–ranked institutions, women outnumber men in both […]