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Le Top 30 des termes anglais pour travailler en banque d’investissement
by / on 25/07/2018 at 12:00 / in Management

Le Top 30 des termes anglais pour travailler en banque d’investissement

Vous voulez travailler en banque d’investissement ? Encore vous faut-il parler le même langage que les professionnels du secteur qui souvent usent (et abusent) d’anglicismes au sujet de leurs métiers respectifs, la finance demeurant une discipline internationale et l’anglais la langue des affaires. Sauf que le jargon technique n’est pas toujours compréhensible pour les néophytes, pas plus qu’il ne figure […]

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Leveling the Playing Field for Female Investors by Goldman Sachs
by / on 27/06/2018 at 15:00 / in The Review

Leveling the Playing Field for Female Investors by Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs announced the creation of Launch With GS, a $500 million investment in both companies founded, owned or led by women, and women private equity managers, including those starting their first funds. The latter component will be led by Suzanne Gauron, managing director in the firm’s Alternative Investments and Manager Selection (AIMS) business. She explains why Launch With GS is tackling diversity in the investor […]

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Be A Monster Truck, Not A Unicorn
by / on 26/06/2018 at 19:15 / in The Review

Be A Monster Truck, Not A Unicorn

Attaining unicorn status continues to be one of the main obsessions in Silicon Valley. The irony is that multi-billion-dollar valuations seem to be, well, almost humdrum nowadays. Yet the focus on becoming a unicorn may distort things. It may even stunt the prospects of a company. As the Notorious B.I.G. once noted: “Mo Money Mo Problems.” Granted, with huge amounts of […]

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3 Ways to Identify Cultural Differences on a Global Team
by / on 18/06/2018 at 10:00 / in Harvard Business Review

3 Ways to Identify Cultural Differences on a Global Team

In almost any business these days, you are guaranteed to interact with people whose cultural background is quite different from your own. In a global organization, you may have colleagues that come from a different country. You may partner with organizations whose employees come from another part of the country. There may also be cultural differences between you and some […]

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Talks at GS: General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Crisis, Culture and the Future of Cars
by / on 30/05/2018 at 10:00 / in The Review

Talks at GS: General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Crisis, Culture and the Future of Cars

Mary Barra has reshaped the culture of General Motors since becoming chairman and CEO in 2014, starting with her direct approach to the company’s massive ignition switch recall that year, and followed by sweeping changes in product development and technology that have made GM a leader in automotive innovation. “We don’t have a right to exist,” she told Goldman Sachs Chairman and […]

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Comment Goldman Sachs a gagné 200 millions en quelques heures en misant sur l’indice de la peur
by / on 28/05/2018 at 17:00 / in Entreprise

Comment Goldman Sachs a gagné 200 millions en quelques heures en misant sur l’indice de la peur

En pleine panique boursière, Goldman Sachs a réussi à engranger 200 millions de dollars de gains en une séance ! Encore une fois, Goldman Sachs a eu le nez creux. Le géant américain de la finance à la réputation sulfureuse – il a très souvent été accusé d’avoir joué un rôle dans la crise des subprime et la crise grecque – a […]

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The fairness factor in performance management by McKinsey&Company
by / on 06/05/2018 at 18:00 / in The Review

The fairness factor in performance management by McKinsey&Company

Many systems are under stress because employees harbor doubts that the core elements are equitable. A few practical steps can change that. The performance-management process at many companies continues to struggle, but not for lack of efforts to make things better. Of the respondents we surveyed recently, two-thirds made at least one major change to their performance-management systems over the […]

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Q&A with Florian Schneider, Managing Partner of Dentons Russia
by / on 03/05/2018 at 14:30 / in Best Lawyers®

Q&A with Florian Schneider, Managing Partner of Dentons Russia

A question and answer session with Florian Schneider, the managing partner of “Law Firm of the Year,” Dentons Russia. Can you tell me about some of your firm’s recent achievements that you believe contributed to Dentons being named a “Law Firm of the Year”? Best Lawyers® “Law Firm of the Year” in arbitration and mediation and labor and employment law was not the only […]

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Thought-Reading Machines and the Death of Love
by / on 19/04/2018 at 12:15 / in WIRED

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 […]

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Ask The Engineering Recruiters by Goldman Sachs
by / on 11/04/2018 at 15:00 / in The Review

Ask The Engineering Recruiters by Goldman Sachs

Recruiters Catherine and Mallory discuss Engineering career opportunities at Goldman Sachs. Q: How does Goldman Sachs define “engineering” as it relates to roles at the firm? Mallory:  The word “engineering,” as it relates to roles at the firm, is referring to individuals who are passionate about solving the most challenging problems for our clients through math and software. Our engineers […]

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