Jobs that will help me eventually get into investment banking?
I am planning to go to grad school next year to hopefully get into investment banking after i graduate. I am a recent college grad, but not from a big school. My question is, what kind of job can i get right now, full time or part time, that can help me with my resume when i do go and graduate the MBA program and apply for investment banking? Will getting a job as a teller in one of the branch banks help, especially having experience with the bank when i apply for the investment banking division of the bank?
Asked By: santanas15silvia - 5/28/2011
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I would try to find something in the securities industry. Try working with a stock broker. There are lots of jobs on the retail end of investment banking at brokerages, and having that kind of experience would be a good stepping stone to investment banking. You'd have an opportunity to get Series 7 & 63 licensed, which... More
Answered By: JR - 5/30/2011
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Being a teller will not help. For sales, any job that requires you to look after clients. For trading or M&A, anything quantitative will help.
Answered By: MadMan - 5/28/2011
Before MBA study, typically there is this kind of information from business schools... More
Answered By: qqzz - 5/29/2011
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