Welcome to the Finance Community!
This community is your resource to explore the field of finance. This page will provide information that will assist your learning about the industry through events, online tools and curated news updates. Additionally, you can gain access to networking, internship and job opportunities to advance your career. We look forward to helping you make informed academic and professional decisions by finding meaningful ways to connect with the Finance Community at The W. A. Franke College of Business.
Financial services, such as banks and large financial institutions, recruits earlier than any other industry. Internship opportunities are hired a year in advance and are a great way of being recognized for your skills and abilities. Interns who perform well typically are extended full time offers. If you are interested in the financial sector, you should build your company target list now and begin researching recruitment timeline so that you do not miss important opportunities
It is important to take proactive steps now to ensure success towards this professional goal. Begin by writing a résumé in order to increase your chances of getting an internship or first job. Your résumé should highlight your experience, showcase your hard and soft skills and connect your skills and abilities to the job market. A well-crafted résumé should help you stand out amongst others!
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Ever since Maggie Lena Walker established and presided over the first bank to service Black organizations, Black Americans have been shaping the history of finance. 100 years later, people of color (POC) are still making contributions that leave everlasting impacts …