Creating the Perfect Investment Banking CV/Résumé

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Course Description

This course is an in-depth deep dive into everything you need to know in order to construct a powerful CV/résumé for applying to spring weeks, internships and graduate schemes at investment banks, finance firms, consulting companies and more.

We cover a range of topics including:

  • Structuring your CV to get attention

  • The keys to formatting appropriately

  • Leveraging powerful bullet points

  • How to use buzzwords

  • Why results in your experiences are vital

  • Positioning irrelevant experience accordingly

  • Organisation of sections and content to include

  • Extracurricular activities and leadership roles

  • Common questions and pitfalls

  • And so much more!

The activity

Successfully create your own CV/résumé using the content from each video in this course. Here are some guidelines on the final document that you create after watching this course:

  • Create a 1-page CV for feedback and review from fellow students

  • Consistency in font i.e. Times New Roman

  • Font size between 10 and 12

  • No colours other than black and white

  • No images

  • Your CV should display a strong use of powerful bullet pointsThis course is for all levels regardless of academic or work experience.

By the end of this course you will have a CV/résumé that will pique the readers' interest and help you increase your chances of securing that all important interview/assessment centre offer.

Thanks, and enjoy!

Afzal Hussein

Expected Outcomes

  1. How to create the perfect investment banking, finance or consulting CV/résumé
  2. How to create a CV/résumé that gets noticed by investment banks, finance firms and consulting companies
  3. How to ensure you grab the readers attention by leveraging the use of powerful bullet points
  4. How to appropriately structure your CV/résumé for roles at world class organisations