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How to Move from the Military to Investment Banking at the Associate Level

If you want to move from the military to investment banking, you might be wondering about the best approach. I don’t know that a single strategy will always work best, but there is one that several readers have used successfully: Applying for an MBA program without having full-time work experience first. If you do not have […]
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From the Military to Sales & Trading: How to Defy the Odds and Land a Full-Time Bulge Bracket Offer from a Non-Target School

One of the most important – and commonly overlooked – tips for breaking into finance is to focus on people who are similar to you. This is especially important when you’re making a career change from an unrelated field – engineering, marketing, public policy… and yes, also the military. If you think it’s tough breaking […]
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From Nuclear Submarines to Investment Banking: How to Make the Leap from the Military to Finance

Can you get into finance coming from a military background? Just how many bankers each year break in from the Army, Navy, and Air Force? I get a lot of questions on these topics, but up until now haven’t had solid answers beyond “yes” and “quite a few.” But that changes today with an interview […]
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