If you’ve ever wondered what drives major segments of the financial industry – investment banking, venture capital, private equity, hedge funds, management consulting and corporate management – David Snider and Chris Howard provide some solid answers in this introductory overview of these sectors. Their survey includes interviews with industry leaders and a summary of the traits employees need to succeed in these fields. getAbstract finds this jargon-free, informative book useful for business students and others interested in finding careers in this challenging industry.
In this summary, you will learn
- What drives six specific financial sector industries and
- What kinds of employees do well in these sectors.
About the Authors
David Snider works at Bain Capital, a private equity group. Chris Howard is president of Hampden-Sydney College and is the chairman of the Impact Young Lives Foundation.
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