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How this African-Born Financial Advisor Is Finding His Fulfillment Helping African-Americans Build Wealth

Read the story of Tobias (Toby) Hananda, who, after earning his MBA, began a meaningful career in finance and is using his work to make a difference for others!

“I just finished my MBA, and I didn’t know what I …

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Monkey to Millions: A Youtube Program For Non-Target Students Seeking Careers In Investment Banking

Are you curious about careers in investment banking and wonder what it takes to land an internsihp or full time role in a Wall Street firm?

Wall Stree Oasis is a primary resource for any student seeking to learn more …

By Kim Figueroa
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11 Accounting Trends for 2021/2022: New Forecasts & What Lies Beyond?

By: Astrid Eira

Technology has many stories to tell. The word itself is synonymous with development and, in much of today’s business landscape, it continues to reshape industries and businesses, even in the trying times brought about by the COVID-19 …

By Kim Figueroa
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16 Behavioral Interview Questions Big 4 Firms Ask—and How to Answer Them

This past winter, we surveyed approximately 11,400 accounting professionals, asking them to tell us what it’s like to work for their firms. We asked about culture, compensation, hours, training, work/life balance, diversity, and business outlook. We also asked about the …

By Derek Loosvelt - Vault
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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month!

Did you know that October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month? Visit the Campaign for Disability Employment’s website where you can read blogs about trends in disability inclusion in the workplace, get access so social media and posters for the …

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How Should Hedge Funds Evolve and Adapt to Revive Their Magic?

With a slew of features like a discount for early investors or for those who lock up their capital, a minimum return level, or the 1-or-30 model, investors look for more defensive strategies with predictable return profiles. IBCA discusses the …

By Kim Figueroa
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Networking: The Most Important Thing Women Should Do for Their Careers — But Aren’t

Networking is a great way to meet mentors, learn what’s happening in your industry, and ultimately to expand your business opportunities! But many women might be missing out on opportunities to make the most of networking by not showcasing their …

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Content Maven Media: Building Strong Relationships

Read the story of Kristy Ramsey, who started her media-services business during the pandemic and whose goal is to make her company “a household name as an LGBT and minority-owned media business.”

Click here to read more about Kristy’s business …

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5 Ways to Identify a Company’s Social Responsibility

Identifying a company’s social responsibility can be a difficult endeavor. Of course, you want to work for a sustainable and profitable company that contributes positively to society and the surrounding environment. But, this can be difficult to find. To that end, …

By Richard Conn - Vault
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How to Answer “Why Did You Choose Your Major?” in a Job Interview (Plus Example Answers)

If you’re a recent college graduate heading into a job interview, you might have prepared to answer questions about how what you did in college will translate to the world of work along with other common interview questions such as “

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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