Transparency is good

Transparency is good

This nagging feeling when you talk to your friends, and browse job postings.

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Where are professionals most likely to be pro...

Where are professionals most likely to be pro...

In our latest study, we asked 1,950 professionals if they had been promoted in the last five years.

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Which are the jobs with the best work-life ba...

Which are the jobs with the best work-life ba...

n our latest study we asked 1,360 professionals how they feel about their work-life balance: enginee...

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Is technology putting your job at risk?

Is technology putting your job at risk?

In our latest study, we asked 900 professionals across several industries and countries if they beli...

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Do you love your job?

Do you love your job?

We asked our users whether they love their job or not. Here are the results!

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My internship at Emolument in 7 points

My internship at Emolument in 7 points

Emolument has its own story, and I feel like I am now part of it. I witnessed and contributed to sev...

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Internships: Find the sweetspot

Internships: Find the sweetspot

With internship season in full swing, many students will be aiming to save as much as possible to fu...

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Life after finance: What you need to know fir...

Life after finance: What you need to know fir...

Are you working in financial services, but dreaming of pastures new? Perhaps you are ready for a tot...

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Brexit: What could it mean for bankers?

Brexit: What could it mean for bankers?

If Brexit were to come to pass, and London bankers were to consider opportunities on the continent, ...

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Banking Versus Brokerage firms

Banking Versus Brokerage firms

The past few years have seen technology automating many functions and major investment banks under p...

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Fund managers: great salary expectations

Fund managers: great salary expectations

Taking some heat away from bankers, fund managers have recently received much heat themselves over t...

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6 Tricks to Staying Relevant and Valuable at ...

6 Tricks to Staying Relevant and Valuable at ...

When you find yourself reaching a plateau at work, it's time to aim higher. To keep your career on a...

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5 ways to stay fit and healthy in the office

5 ways to stay fit and healthy in the office

For many people, working in an office is how they make their living - but it can also be quite damag...

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Best paying jobs in finance

Best paying jobs in finance

It is no secret that the Finance industry is among the most lucrative and best paid. However, it is ...

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Are PhDs and Doctorates worth it?

Are PhDs and Doctorates worth it?

With almost 50% of people dropping out of studying PhDs, it is worth pondering if spending 4 to 6 ye...

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Which are the highest paying consulting jobs?

Which are the highest paying consulting jobs?

Companies, in the finance industry and beyond, must deal with constant new requirements and legislat...

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7 Things to Consider Before Becoming a Contra...

7 Things to Consider Before Becoming a Contra...

Once upon a time, scoring a salary-based full time job was forefront in most workers' minds. Nowaday...

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Which are the highest paying trading jobs?

Which are the highest paying trading jobs?

Traders are amongst the best paid finance professionals. Vilified in the press, their hubris is said...

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Boost your savings with crowdlending!

Boost your savings with crowdlending!

You’ve been saving money for a while now. You’ve already considered several options, all time-consum...

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Which are the highest paying cities in bankin...

Which are the highest paying cities in bankin...

With the impeding EU Referendum this June and stringent bonus cap regulations in place, bankers acro...

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Investing in your future: 5 simple steps to b...

Investing in your future: 5 simple steps to b...

Look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves ? so goes the expression. The past ...

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Which are the best paying law firms in the UK...

Which are the best paying law firms in the UK...

While reputation, client lists and perception of future colleagues may be key criteria when consider...

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Best-paying MBAs to work in Technology, Finan...

Best-paying MBAs to work in Technology, Finan...

The considerable cost of MBAs has prospective students wondering how much they are likely to earn

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Best paying jobs in IT

Best paying jobs in IT

Do you know if Java salaries are higher than C# salaries? We have analysed data from 1,500 programme...

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Which middle & back office jobs pay the most?

Which middle & back office jobs pay the most?

What are the best paying middle and back office jobs? Is the middle and back office star rising?

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What are the odds of making it to MD level?

What are the odds of making it to MD level?

How many analysts will become MDs? How long will it take?

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If at first you don't succeed...

If at first you don't succeed...

Feel like your career isn't going well? Take comfort from these famous failures

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How to supplement your salary without changin...

How to supplement your salary without changin...

Ways to earn extra money could be right under your nose (or roof!)

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Is joining a start-up a good career move?

Is joining a start-up a good career move?

Sometimes it pays to look beyond big business and get your hands dirty in an exciting start-up

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Top new business books

Top new business books

Our pick of 5 entertaining business books that could help you at work

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Employee benefits that could boost your salar...

Employee benefits that could boost your salar...

Salary isn't everything, so when you're looking for a job be sure to ask about other benefits

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There's an app for that!

There's an app for that!

Our list of 10 top apps that could make you more efficient at work

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Communication skills for career success

Communication skills for career success

Communicating well is one of the most vital skills for a successful career. Read our top tips on com...

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Top 11 business bloggers you can learn from i...

Top 11 business bloggers you can learn from i...

Blogs by people at the cutting-edge of business can give valuable (but free) insights for your own c...

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Is it time to speak to a career coach?

Is it time to speak to a career coach?

For many people, a professional career coach could be exactly what they need to help them take the n...

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Top Twitter accounts to follow: Inspirational...

Top Twitter accounts to follow: Inspirational...

Twitter can be a great source of inspiration and advice for work, direct from the world's leading ex...

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Could meditation help your career?

Could meditation help your career?

It might sound counter-intuitive, but stopping work to meditate could make you more productive

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Why having friends at work is so important

Why having friends at work is so important

Fascinating statistics reveal just how important it is to have friends at work, for you and the comp...

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Which university degrees pay the most?

Which university degrees pay the most?

The top 20 list of which universities produce highest-earning graduates, including average salaries

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Top awards YOU could win in 2015

Top awards YOU could win in 2015

Winning an award at work is a great way to be recognised by your peers and give your career a big bo...

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5 Office Secret Santa ideas

5 Office Secret Santa ideas

5 suggestions for your office Secret Santa that even your awkward colleague will like

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25 Odd Jobs That Make Money [INFOGRAPHIC]

25 Odd Jobs That Make Money [INFOGRAPHIC]

When we think about making big money at our job, we often think about traditional jobs: doctor, lawy...

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Why Emolument is the Best Salary Calculator

Why Emolument is the Best Salary Calculator

Today users have a variety of online options regarding salary comparison sites.

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How to Win Your Salary Negotiation [INFOGRAPH...

How to Win Your Salary Negotiation [INFOGRAPH...

During the job interview process, negotiating the salary may well be the trickiest part.

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What is the Average European Salary?

What is the Average European Salary?

The average salary of a country is an indication of how well the country’s economy is doing.

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What are the 5 Essential Salary Calculators?

What are the 5 Essential Salary Calculators?

As the cost of living seems to rapidly increase each year, managing your income and career is more i...

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How Much money do Bankers Make? [INFOGRAPHIC]...

How Much money do Bankers Make? [INFOGRAPHIC]...

Remuneration in the banking sector has always been a hot debate.

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UK vs. Europe: Where's The Best Place to Work...

UK vs. Europe: Where's The Best Place to Work...

When one is considering different career opportunities, you have to take into consideration a number...

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How to Calculate Your Full Salary Package

How to Calculate Your Full Salary Package

When you are applying for a job, the subject of your salary will definitely come up.

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Why Should You Compare Your Salary to Your Pe...

Why Should You Compare Your Salary to Your Pe...

In the past, people considered comparing salaries between peers a big taboo.

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What are the Best Paid Careers on the Planet?...

What are the Best Paid Careers on the Planet?...

When choosing your career path, one of the main goals is to make good money.

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How much does a UK graduate earn?

How much does a UK graduate earn?

Once you graduate and never again have to stress over dissertations, you may feel the hard work is o...

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5 Ways of Using Body Language to Be the Best ...

5 Ways of Using Body Language to Be the Best ...

Positive body language is not only essential to a successful interview but a successful career.

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What is the History of Money? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What is the History of Money? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Money has been responsible for not only mankind's greatest achievements, but its biggest downfalls.

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How Best Paying Banks Use Social Media to Rec...

How Best Paying Banks Use Social Media to Rec...

Banks are becoming more open to embracing the benefits of social media. As job boards are an ancient...

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How to Find a Job Overseas

How to Find a Job Overseas

Whether you are interested in emerging market economics or teaching English to international busines...

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Get Your Next Job in Finance with a Little He...

Get Your Next Job in Finance with a Little He...

Most business professionals have already established a presence on LinkedIn, but are they doing enou...

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How to Get a Job in Securities Sales and Trad...

How to Get a Job in Securities Sales and Trad...

Trading typically involves moving commodities, brokering bonds, or buying and selling stocks.  The w...

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How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Banking Job

How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Banking Job

According to Career Enlightenment, 80% of companies use LinkedIn to hire candidates. This proves tha...

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5 Ways to Deal With a Difficult Boss

5 Ways to Deal With a Difficult Boss

One of the biggest reasons people complain about their job is a poor relationship with a manager. Be...

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How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of...

How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of...

Last month, John Rampton and his collaborator ran a survey with 163 top companies - the goal was to ...

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How to Negotiate Your Salary in 10 Simple Ste...

How to Negotiate Your Salary in 10 Simple Ste...

Regardless of your position in your company, you should look to renegotiate your salary every now an...

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The Wolf of Wall Street in 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

The Wolf of Wall Street in 2 Minutes [VIDEO]

If you happen to work in Finance, there is no doubt you have watched Scorsese's film the Wolf of Wal...

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8 Ways to Break into Mergers and Acquisitions

8 Ways to Break into Mergers and Acquisitions

During an economic boom or economic bust, the Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) industry is surprisingl...

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What is the Average Salary of a Certified Pub...

What is the Average Salary of a Certified Pub...

For accountants and especially Certified Public Accountants (CPAs), there is an endless supply of em...

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Top 10 LinkedIn Groups for Finance Profession...

Top 10 LinkedIn Groups for Finance Profession...

There are a lot of Finance-related groups on LinkedIn so we narrowed the list down to the 10 most re...

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What You Should Ask the Person Interviewing Y...

What You Should Ask the Person Interviewing Y...

When you apply for a new job, you may be stressed out about what questions the interviewers would as...

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7 Tips to a Successful Salary Negotiation

7 Tips to a Successful Salary Negotiation

The first tips is to be prepared; before starting a salary negotiation during the job interview you ...

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4 Winning Tips for Interview Success [INFOGRA...

4 Winning Tips for Interview Success [INFOGRA...

Interviews. Love them or hate them, it's what you have to sit through to get that dream job of yours...

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How to Get the Salary You Want [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Get the Salary You Want [INFOGRAPHIC]

The trouble with negotiating salary is that the employers do it all the time and are therefore very ...

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Will Tweeting with a Company Help Me Get Hire...

Will Tweeting with a Company Help Me Get Hire...

Can you actually tweet the company you want to work for and expect to get hired? 

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Should You Use a Headhunter to Get Your Next ...

Should You Use a Headhunter to Get Your Next ...

The job-hunting scene can be very competitive. If you are out looking for a job, you may...

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Are You Dealing with a Great Recruiter?

Are You Dealing with a Great Recruiter?

Nowadays job recruiters or headhunters have grown their own industry...

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Will an Employer in Finance Inspect My Facebo...

Will an Employer in Finance Inspect My Facebo...

he surge of social media has definitely changed the way the Human...

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How to Negotiate Your Salary in 10 Simple Ste...

How to Negotiate Your Salary in 10 Simple Ste...

Congrats, you got the job! But will you get the salary you want?

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Who are the Best Paid Bankers in the World? [...

Who are the Best Paid Bankers in the World? [...

In 2008, Citigroup, Merrill Lynch, and seven other U.S. banks paid out more than...

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Is the Finance Industry Making a Quiet Comeba...

Is the Finance Industry Making a Quiet Comeba...

The past few years have been akin to a roller coaster for the finance industry

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How to Negotiate a Higher Salary [INFOGRAPHIC...

How to Negotiate a Higher Salary [INFOGRAPHIC...

Very few employees enjoy negotiating their salary. Not even their managers

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Should You Pay for Career Advice?

Should You Pay for Career Advice?

It can be a difficult decision to come to when you have not worked for a long time,

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What's the best CV layout: Chronological or F...

What's the best CV layout: Chronological or F...

When it comes to a resume, or a CV (curriculum vitae, depending on the industry

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I'm a Banker... Get Me Out of Here!

I'm a Banker... Get Me Out of Here!

Without a doubt, banking is stressful work. And as you might expect,

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Forget Writing a Cover Letter, Nobody Reads I...

Forget Writing a Cover Letter, Nobody Reads I...

Even just several years ago, cover letters were all the rage when it came to applying for jobs

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Should You Connect with All Recruiters on Lin...

Should You Connect with All Recruiters on Lin...

In the job market in 2014, social media is king. People routinely cull their Facebook,

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Should you put a picture on a CV?

Should you put a picture on a CV?

Resumes and curriculum vitae typically hold a great deal of formatting issues based

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Can Finance Professionals Be Authentic Like C...

Can Finance Professionals Be Authentic Like C...

Would you like to learn the language of authenticity?...

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Gordon Gekko's 10 Tips to Investment Banking

Gordon Gekko's 10 Tips to Investment Banking

He looks the part and belts out some...

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How Storytelling Can Help You Get the Best Jo...

How Storytelling Can Help You Get the Best Jo...

Your career is a story. It has twists, turns a plot line and hopefully...

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Middle and Back Office: How Much Can You Expe...

Middle and Back Office: How Much Can You Expe...

Since the Lehman collapse, the importance of Middle and Back Office departments has ...

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London vs Geneva: the Best Place to Live and ...

London vs Geneva: the Best Place to Live and ...

When you think of finance, and business and financial centers around the world, ...

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Top 10 Worst Finance Career Mistakes

Top 10 Worst Finance Career Mistakes

When plotting your five year and beyond career plan, keep these ...

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How to Grow Your Career in Finance

How to Grow Your Career in Finance

Finding your way to a financial career can be an overwhelming...

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How to Keep Your Head Cool in Salary Negotiat...

How to Keep Your Head Cool in Salary Negotiat...

When it comes to negotiating your own salary, it can be...

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How to Ask Your Manager for a Higher Salary

How to Ask Your Manager for a Higher Salary

Asking for money, for most people, is an awkward ...

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Top 10 Cities for a Career in Banking

Top 10 Cities for a Career in Banking

Advantages from the 10 best cities for you career in Banking

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How to Increase Your Salary When Working in F...

How to Increase Your Salary When Working in F...

People want financial professionals who are working in their best interest....

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Build Your Network

Build Your Network

How to get on the radar of recruiter and your HR professionals...

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How to be headhunted

How to be headhunted

Here's an update which should help you get your next job...

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Making the Most Out of LinkedIn (Part 1: Your...

Making the Most Out of LinkedIn (Part 1: Your...

Nowadays networking can be done virtually and LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional social netw...

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How to Succeed in your Interview

How to Succeed in your Interview

Make sure you give your interviewer the signs he is looking for...

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Salary Negotiation : 5 vital tips

Salary Negotiation : 5 vital tips

Are you about to start negotiating your salary...

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