Articles by: Stéphanie
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Comment devenir un leader « authentique » ?
by / on 25/09/2017 at 09:00 / in Harvard Business Review

Comment devenir un leader « authentique » ?

En combinant les mots, les actions, les environnements de travail et les expériences avec l’authenticité, les dirigeants peuvent véritablement créer une culture de la confiance à laquelle les salariés aspirent aujourd’hui. Le nouveau P-DG d’une société de conseil mondiale voulait se connecter avec ses employés, partager sa vision et communiquer la culture qu’il souhaitait voir appliquer à son organisation. Avec les […]

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Taylor English Duma Sees Immense Success through Its Remote Lawyers
by / on 07/09/2017 at 10:00 / in Best Lawyers®

Taylor English Duma Sees Immense Success through Its Remote Lawyers

Taylor English Duma is breaking the mold of what most people imagine a law firm to be by having lawyers work remotely from their homes. Remote work has increased in almost all job settings within recent years and concepts of what makes a “traditional” workplace have changed drastically. In fact, according to a Gallup study conducted in 2016, 43 percent of people (out […]

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Why portfolio traders are next in line for the chop
by / on 03/09/2017 at 23:30 / in The Review

Why portfolio traders are next in line for the chop

You wouldn’t want to be a portfolio trader now. So far, the portfolio traders (also known as program traders) who trade whole baskets of stocks have emerged unscathed from changes to market structure, but their days are surely numbered. In the decade that I’ve worked in electronic trading, I’ve seen equities sales and trading teams change beyond all recognition as electronic […]

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This is what you’ll earn as an analyst, associate and VP in private equity
by / on 31/08/2017 at 13:00 / in Private Equity

This is what you’ll earn as an analyst, associate and VP in private equity

Guy Hands, the founder of private equity firm Terra Firma has a theory – to avoid attracting money-motivated graduates who are also applying for jobs at Goldman Sachs, cut pay and wipe out bonuses for juniors. At Terra Firma, which is based in the UK, the upside for analysts joining the firm’s graduate programme is that if they hold out […]

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Right now, human traders have the edge over quants and algos
by / on 30/08/2017 at 09:00 / in The Review

Right now, human traders have the edge over quants and algos

It’s not easy being a trader in this day and age. Old-school trading pits have been cleared out. Electronic trading platforms powered by various types of artificial intelligence, including machine learning and artificial neural networks (ANN, also known as connectionist systems) are in ascendance, causing both buy-side and sell-side firms to employ fewer human traders. It’s stressful for traders when […]

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With this attitude, your banking career will go far
by / on 28/08/2017 at 23:00 / in The Review

With this attitude, your banking career will go far

If you’re working hard in finance, maybe you feel a bit sorry for yourself? Maybe you feel like those 55-80 hour weeks aren’t worth the money? That you’d have been better off in fintech or consulting? Maybe you think…you’re a slave? Stop this now. You will get nowhere in finance laden with negativity. Finance isn’t for weaklings. The environment is tough, […]

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MiFID II va bouleverser les jobs de trading et de vente. Êtes-vous sûr d’être prêt ?
by / on 25/08/2017 at 11:00 / in Management

MiFID II va bouleverser les jobs de trading et de vente. Êtes-vous sûr d’être prêt ?

Si vous travaillez dans la finance de marché en Europe, quelque chose de sombre et d’attendu se trame à l’horizon. Ce qui semblait ne jamais devoir se produire est en passe de devenir réalité. Vous l’avez peut-être déjà deviné ? Il s’agit de… MiFID II. Cette nouvelle directive européenne, qui vise à renforcer la transparence des opérations et à assurer la protection des […]

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How busy Wall Street bankers can find a new job
by / on 23/08/2017 at 15:00 / in The Review

How busy Wall Street bankers can find a new job

How do you look for a new job when you’re working over 70 hours a week? Sneaking out to job interviews, updating your resume and meeting recruiters is hard when you barely have any time out of the office. This is what recruiters and career consultants suggest. 1. Get your friends to help you out Most firms have internal employee […]

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Questions to ask recruiters to convert an asset management interview into a job
by / on 21/08/2017 at 10:00 / in The Review

Questions to ask recruiters to convert an asset management interview into a job

It’s a universal signal. When the interviewer asks “Do you have any questions for me?” they’re ready to wrap up. Most candidates simply say, “No, I think we’ve pretty much covered everything,” or something to that effect. But that’s a major missed opportunity to make a positive impression during an asset management interview and separate yourself from other candidates. So what should […]

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Cinq conseils pour changer de job pendant l’été
by / on 16/08/2017 at 19:00 / in Management

Cinq conseils pour changer de job pendant l’été

Avec le ralentissement de l’activité, l’été est un moment privilégié pour faire du rangement dans ses dossiers, dans ses idées ou pour décider de changer de travail. Contrairement aux idées reçues, les offres d’emploi et les recrutements ne cessent pas en juillet et août, car les entreprises souhaitent avoir les ressources nécessaires pendant les congés d’été, mais aussi composer des […]

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