The Finance Jobs I Didn’t Get

"Oh no,” the recruiter exclaimed over the phone during my job interview.  Up until that moment, the conversation had progressed extremely well. I was about to be connected to the hiring manager at a financial data and technology firm. The tone changed in an instant, as if I’d mentioned interning…...

The Growing Importance Of Soft Skills In Financial Services

‘Soft skills’ are becoming increasingly important in the financial services sector which is contending with disruptive business models from non-traditional players such as Google, Facebook and Amazon, as well as digital transformation and growing demands from customers who expect a seamless omnichannel experience. ‘Soft skills’ are essentially interpersonal or people…...