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Internship Advice

Internships are one of the most important steps towards securing a career in finance. But how do you get an internship? And how do you impress employers when you’re actually doing your internship? Find the answers to these questions and more below.

How to make the most of a finance internship

By Jos Weale

Securing a finance internship is a bit of a milestone—it’s your first real hands-on insight into how things really work within a finance firm, a professional services firm, or a bank. What’s more, it could set you really well for a graduate...

How do I apply for a first year internship in finance?

By Jos Weale

You can apply for a first year internship in finance when you’re in your first year of your Bachelor’s degree (surprise, surprise, eh?) or in your first or second year if you’re on a four-year course.  Some of these schemes are still relatively...

How can I impress on a finance internship?

If you’ve secured a place on a finance internship, then top work. This is one sure fire way of gaining exactly the right kind experience you’ll need to take on a finance career—providing you make the best of it! Top-performing interns could well...

What to expect in a finance internship interview

By Jos Weale

Bagged yourself a finance internship interview for a top firm? Top work! If you succeed in earning a place on an internship programme, your chances of a graduate job in finance will be significantly improved. Fact. So no pressure or anything,...

4 ways to screw up an internship

By Jack J Collins

So, you’ve got yourself an internship, hey? Congratulations! But obviously you don’t really want that lucrative job at the end of the road, do you? Here’s our top four ways to screw up your internship and get the whole thing completely...