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Changes in life happen. Sometimes we realise, mid-life, that the career path we had chosen is not giving us the happiness we imagined. Sometimes we just can't think of going on doing the current job any longer, and we need to understand how to change career and get to do something we really like.
Changing careers often implies that the skills and experience you have in your current occupation won't be the same you will need to be qualified for the next one. There may be some overlapping, but there are certainly some skills required by the other career that you don’t have yet, at least not at a professional level.Read more
When Markets Collide: Investment Strategies for the Age of Global Economic Change by Mohamed El-Erian won the Financial Times Business Book of the Year Award in 2008.
The author, Mohamed El-Erian has the global perspective of an Egyptian long resident in the US, whose area of greatest expertise is Latin America. His success, as an academic who came relatively late in life to fund management as the joint chief executive of Pimco, the giant fixed-income manager, gives him credibility.
That's why Markets Collide, his attempt at explaining the forces that created theRead more
The Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of Mass Unemployment by Martin Ford won the Financial Times Business Book of the Year Award in 2015.
In this book, Martin Ford explains how computers can now work things out for themselves, proceeding by trial and error to develop their own programs according to their needs – in “a process of Darwinian natural selection”. They also take a scientific interest in the world around them, so that we now have computers that, in Ford’s words, have “progressed beyond the control – and even comprehension” of the humans who designed them.Read more
If you're preparing your Stock broker interview questions and answers, first of all, make sure you're fully aware of the job's basics, that we summarised in our FAQ articles "Broker vs trader: what is the difference between these two job titles", "Stock market vs commodity market: the 3 major differences between them" and, obviously, what the main elements of a general Stockbroker job description are.
Specifically regarding the upcoming appointment, then, remember that it is vital to do an in-depth research before any interview, no matter which is the job you are applying to.Read more