We have compiled learnings from senior professionals, valuable advice on dominating in deal making from former analysts, and a host of industry insights to help you stay ahead of the game. Whether you are looking for career advice, networking opportunities, further education, or ways to better your work/life balance - Merrill has you covered!
Tips from peers and leaders. In the cut-throat world of M&A, breaking into this competitive job market is just the beginning. How do you advance once you're there? Read more on getting ahead, business etiquette and stories from the front lines.
Relationships are everything. Develop real connections, take a genuine interest in people you meet and foster those contacts. Networking is a marathon, not a sprint - and you never know who you'll meet on your way up, or who can put in a good word for you when you target your dream job.
Take your game to the next level. Investment banking is one of the most coveted and highly compensated roles in finance - but competition and pressure can be extreme. Ensure you stay on top of trends, industry insights and technology advancements.
Maintaining a healthy work/life balance. Work/life balance is elusive as you begin your Wall Street career. Long hours and little sleep are the norm. Get efficient with your downtime. Waiting for comments? Hit the gym, run an errand or take a few deep breaths.