How to start a successful career in finance?
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How to start a successful career in finance?

Learn how to break into finance ad get your dream job easily
4.1 (13 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,630 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
What Will I Learn?
  • Stand out from the crowd in job applications
  • Build your professional networks efficiently
  • Write a perfect and outstanding Cover letter and Resume/CV
  • Get ready for an interview successfully
  • Prepare for a job interview questions
  • Find your career path in finance
  • Decide which qualification you need to get your desired job
  • Understand the expectations of employers in finance
  • Search for jobs efficiently
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Requirements
  • This course does not have any special requirements
Description

Welcome to The Complete Guide: How to Get Your Dream Job in Finance Course 

This course is a fully animated complete guide where you will learn everything that you need, from the education to the job offer, in order to break into the financial industry to start career and get your dream job.

We designed this course for students, professionals and for everyone who would like to start their successful career and get their dream job in finance.

By the end of the course you will have all the knowledge which will make you outstanding and exceptional among the other hundreds of applicants. Also you will be able to write a perfect cover letter and resume for a financial job application and you will be able to get ready for an interview successfully.

The course contains 4 Sections with 23 fully animated lectures and 4 bonus lectures.

Why to take this course?

  • If you are tired of the sometimes boring PowerPoint presentations and slideshows and monotone courses, you will enjoy this exceptional interactive course while learning useful things.
  • Thanks to the animated lectures you will not be bored and will have more fun in learning.
  • This course aims to maintain your awareness throughout your learning process.
  • This learning experience makes this course unique and easier to learn.

Who should take this course?

  • This course is meant for everyone who is interested in finance education and financial careers.
  • Everyone who is before choosing a career in finance and would like to explore the financial career options and available university courses, majors.
  • Everyone who is already in the education but would like to build up their career early in finance.
  • Students who are in the final year of their studies and trying to find an internship or graduate job in finance.
  • Students who are before or after graduation
  • Experienced finance professionals who are willing to change to a financial industry from another sector or those who would like to improve their chances in job applications.

How long will the course take to complete?

We would recommend you to learn this course in 3 steps.   Do not forget the goal is not to complete this course as quickly as possible, but to learn and memorize efficiently as much as possible.

Remember, the real work comes only after the course. We provide you the knowledge but the job is yours.

Section 1: Get Into Finance ~ Education

You will learn about the education in finance and the possible career paths. This section will help you to find your own way in the financial industry

Section 2: Break Into Finance and Start Your Career Before or After Graduation

In this section you will learn how to break into finance and start your career before or after graduation.

Section 3: The Complete Guide To Find Your Dream Job

This complete guide will explore the job search process, from the search to the offer, providing tips and examples along the way.

Section 4: Bonus Templates and Interview Questions Summary

You will have templates of a cover letter and two types of resume/cv, also a summary of the most common interview questions

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is meant for everyone who is interested in finance education and financial careers
  • Everyone who is before choosing a career in finance and would like to explore the career options and available university courses, majors
  • Everyone who is already in the education but would like to build up their career early in finance
  • Students who are before or after graduation
  • Students who are in the final year of their studies and trying to find an internship or graduate job in finance
  • Experienced finance professionals who are willing to change to a financial industry from another sector
  • Everyone who would like to improve their chances in financial job applications
  • No prior knowledge is needed
  • This course is probably not for you if you are not interested in finance at all
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Curriculum For This Course
27 Lectures
01:57:55
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Get Into Finance ~ Education
7 Lectures 26:43

In this lecture there is an overview of Section 1. You will know what you are going to learn in Section 1. 

In this lecture you will learn which are the most popular courses in connection with Financial Degrees at both undergraduate and graduate levels

Overview of Section 1 and What Does Finance Degree Cover?
04:25

In this lecture you will learn what types of finance degree programs are available

Types of Finance Degrees
02:26

This lesson covers the 5 main fields that students could specialize in if they study finance

Finance Specializations
03:30

In this lecture you will learn about the possible career options in finance

Possible Career Options
04:24

In this lesson you will gain knowledge of the possible job options in finance

Possible Job Opportunities
03:35

In this lecture students are going to learn how they can find their career path in the financial industry

Which Financial Field Siuts You The Best?
06:22

In this lesson you will get an insight what are the common qualification requirements for financial jobs

Qualification Requirements For Jobs
02:01
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Break Into Finance and Start Your Career Before or After Graduation
9 Lectures 36:03

This lecture is an overview of Section 2 of this course. You will know what they are going to learn in Section 2. 

Overview of Section 2
02:10

In this lecture we are going through what employers expectations are in general when it comes to finding a job

Expectations of Employers
06:24

In this lecture i am going to give you an insight of how important internships are and how you can land to an internship programme

Tip #1. Internships in Banking and Investments
03:56

In this lesson we will discuss the importance of starting to build your career early, even before you graduate

Tip #2. Start Early
02:03

In this lecture i am going to explain you why you should diversify your experiences and how you can do it

Tip #3. Expand Your Experiences
02:20

In this lecture I am going to explain why professional language is important and how you can improve it

Tip #4. Improve Your Professional Language
02:28

In this lecture you will learn the how to build your personal networks

Tip #5. Build Your Networks
03:48

In this lecture I am going to talk about how you can promote yourself using social media

Tip #6. Manage Your Online Reputation
04:29

In this lecture we are going to learn some useful thing which can help you to be outstanding

Tip #7. Stand Out From The Crowd
08:25
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The Complete Guide To Find Your Dream Job
7 Lectures 55:08

In this lecture I am going to talk about how to search for a job in finance

Searching for a Job
08:31

In this lecture I will teach you how to apply for jobs online and how to go through online applications

Online Applications for Jobs
05:36

In this lecture I will teach you how to write and build up a perfect cover letter which can help you to get your deam job.      

Write a Perfect Cover Letter
06:46

In this lecture you are going to learn about how to write an outstanding Resume/CV

Write an Outstanding Resume/ CV
08:20

In this lecture I will teach you how you can get ready for an interview in all important aspects, including dress codes, body language, thank you letter and how to follow up. Furthermore I will teach you how to prepare for a telephone interview and how you should handle rejection professionally.

Get Ready for an Interview
10:18

In this lecture you are going to learn the most common interview questions and how you can prepare for them efficiently.

Preparing for The Interview Questions
08:55

In this lecture, I am going to talk about how to accept, decline or negotiate a job offer in a professional way.

Getting an Offer (Accept, Decline, Negotiate)
06:42
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Bonus Templates and Interview Questions Summary
4 Lectures 00:08

Simple Cover Letter Template

Simple Cover Letter Template
00:00

Chronological Resume/CV Template

Chronological Resume/CV Template
00:01

Functional Resume/CV Template

Functional Resume/CV Template
00:02

Summarized Interview Questions

Summarized Interview Questions
00:03
About the Instructor
Excel Online Academy
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Online Excel Academy provides educational services to everyone including students , professionals and companies. The main profile of Excel Online Academy is mostly Microsoft Excel and MS Excel Visual Basic (VBA) education by online courses and private tuition.

Additional services are available such as Private Courses, CV Advisory and Writing, Full Interview Preparation and Career Advisory in finance.

The tutor is an investment banking professional who specialized in Excel and Excel programming. Has experience in firm valuation, risk management, trading and statistics and working experience in the largest investment banks. Has been teaching private students more than 4 years in finance and in Microsoft Excel.  Furthermore, held several professional training in Excel for companies.

These days it is not enough to be good, you need to be exceptional. Our services are aimed to help all people who are looking for a job or willing to improve their career.