We’ve talked before about some challenges with pitching venture capital as your post-MBA goal.
But what about pitching any post-MBA career goal in finance, if you’ve never worked in finance before?
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It’s totally possible to make this jump happen. What matters is how you identify yourself as a viable candidate, based on demonstrating your knowledge of what’s needed in the role and showing how you’ve got what it takes to apply the advantages you have.
* That is definitely a grossly oversimplification of what ‘consulting’ is!!
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