efinancial, 29th March 2023: How to write the perfect cold email for a banking job
So, you want to get a job in investment banking. Let’s say you missed the window to go down traditional entry routes into finance, or you flopped something or another, or you want to move in from another industry. Life happens, right? Yes. But what do you do then?
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Victoria McLean, CEO of careers consultancy CityCV, suggests using a cold email as part of a broader strategy. “Cold emails aren’t a silver bullet,” she says. “If you can combine a cold email with other contact opportunities, you can put yourself at an advantage.” Those other contact opportunities are social media, really – you don’t want to channel your inner Joe Goldberg for a coincidental coffee encounter.