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Posted January 15, 2014 by

Why to Choose an MBA Degree? Top 6 Reasons…..

Swati Srivastava

Swati Srivastava

An MBA degree is a popular option among fresh graduates or working professionals due to the career advancement offered by it. If you are still thinking about pursuing an MBA degree, the following post offers you the top reasons to study an MBA program. Read more to know… (more…)

Posted January 14, 2014 by

Graduate’s Guide to Living and Working in the UAE

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United Arab Emirates with flag. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

With college over, it’s time for new graduates to find their first jobs. As the job market slows down in North America and Europe, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a place where your experience, skills and qualifications may get you a more satisfying vocation. The UAE is noted for its modern infrastructure and has become the Middle East’s major hub for trade, transport and tourism. In addition, working and living in a country with a markedly different culture from home provides an excellent opportunity to improve your communication skills and build self-reliance. With this in mind, this guide covers the basics that you need to know before you make the move to the UAE. (more…)

Posted December 16, 2013 by

Key Skills to Develop For a Career in Banking and Finance

Saurabh Tyagi

Saurabh Tyagi

Banking and Finance, although two separate sectors have a lot of things in common, skills required being one of them. An individual looking for a career in any of these sectors should possess some innate qualities and skills for a successful existence. This post is all about the same.

As the economy is going towards a better phase, sectors that are directly experiencing the ameliorating effects of this improvement include banking and finance which is looking out to hire talented professionals provided they have the required skill set. Banking and finance, both sectors represent a similar line of professionals sharing similar ideals and skills, to a large extent. Here are some of the key qualities that recruiters look for while hiring. (more…)

Posted December 16, 2013 by

Looking for Entry Level Jobs in Accounting and Finance for 2014? Part 2

Are you about to graduate from college, and start searching for entry level jobs in accounting or finance?  If so, part two of the following post lists some opportunities you might be interested in.

This is the second in our three-part series on entry-level finance and accounting jobs to consider for recent or soon-to-be graduates with 4-year accounting or finance degrees. In part one, we covered entry-level jobs in the…

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Posted November 15, 2013 by

Writing Cover Letters for Entry Level Jobs in Finance: Part 1

How should job seekers approach writing cover letters for entry level jobs in finance? Learn how in part one of the following post.

Doostang is an elite community for students, recent grads and young professionals looking for a career in finance. Get insider advice for your future today.

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Posted September 06, 2013 by

When Should You Become a Specialist After Advancing from Your Entry Level Job?

If you achieve career advancement from your entry level job, you may decide to become a specialist in an area you are passionate about.  However, when should do so?  Learn more in the following post.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. At the start of your career your success in the Big 4, comes from being able to pick up a wide range of

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Posted July 09, 2013 by

Top Entry Level Jobs in Finance in 2013

Are you interested in working in financial services?  If so, the following post shares some of the top entry level jobs in this industry for 2013.

While the national rate of unemployment in America may have risen slightly between April and May this year, it has generally continued along a downward trend since the final financial quarter of 2012. The portents of…

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Posted May 15, 2013 by

Are You Interested in an Entry Level Job as a Bank Teller?

The following post provides information about an entry level job as a bank teller.

Though the job of in banking sector can be full of challenges, but can be very lucrative in terms of wages. If we talk about the bank teller salary, it is good enough as compared to other fields. Yes, it is an entry level job and far better in term of salary than other entry level jobs.

It requires great attention to deal with the customers because various different kinds of customers come in the bank everyday. Bank tellers work as frontline personnel in any bank that makes their job little complicated. To grab the job of bank teller, one needs to be expertise in accounting as well as skilled in personal interface.

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Posted April 15, 2013 by

12 High Paying Entry-Level Jobs – Secrets of the Fed

If you are about to graduate from college or have already graduated, the following post explores 12 entry level jobs to consider with good paying salaries.

No one ever promised you were going to graduate from college and, degree hot off the press, land yourself a job as CFO. But in today’s job market, where competition is particularly keen, it seems as if even the …

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Posted November 21, 2012 by

Do you know who your audience is?

CollegeRecruiter.comBefore writing your resume, you should know who it is being addressed to.  This will help you determine what information to include.  The following post offers examples on how to approach certain resumes.

Specifically, do you know who you want to impress with your resume? If you don’t, you’re in big trouble.

No longer do resumes come in a one-size-fits-all format. There are resumes for:

1. Students (including those seeking entrance into MBA programs)

2. Private sector employers

3. Federal employers

4. Military transition

5. Career transition

Do you know the differences between the various kinds of resumes?

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