Getting Prepared for Mt Kilimanjaro: Interview Training ​

Preparing for this programme will be like preparing to climb Mt Kilimanjaro - you have to train hard if you're going to make it.

 

We hosted a number of training sessions at the end of 2020 with David Rush (Templar Advisors), Girls are INvestors (GAIN), Black Woman in Asset Management (BWAM), and Financial Edge Training.

Please make sure you watch as many as you can before your interview.

Preparing for your Interview: Top Tips and Key Recommendations

Top Tips: Interviewing Remotely (31 mins)

Top tips for preparing for a Zoom interview and showing up sharp: what to wear, lighting, posture, delivery

Authoritative Delivery and Presence (37 mins)

Understanding how we communicate: pace, language, eye contact, body language

Interview 101 (17 mins)

Communication 101, your Heroic Unique Identity, building confidence, and effective dialogue with Q&A

Communication Drivers (25 mins)

Delivering clear and concise messages, and an exercise on features, advantages and benefits (FAB).

An Interview with Alison Hemmings (27 mins)

Alison is a Career and Interview Coach. She explains how 'courage is a muscle' and 'proximity is power'.

An Interview with Lindsey Larrabee (29 mins)

Lindsey is a communications expert, and explains why candidates need to identify their 'top thee core values'.

Case Study Workshop from GAIN (Girls are INvestors) (31 mins)

This case study helps you understand how key financial metrics are applied using case study examples

An Interview with Peter Swain (33 mins)

Peter is a branding and interview expert. He explains how 'after 197 no's, you only need one yes'

An Interview with Ralph Jardine (19 mins)

Ralph explains why it is important to be your 'authentic self', and there is help out there if you ask for it.

Case Study Debrief from GAIN (Girls are INvestors) (38 mins)

Hear the key learnings participants took away from the case study.

Interview Practice with Mentors from Black Woman in Asset Management (BWAM) (38 mins)

A panel of experts and mentors share their tips on 'how to show up and be amazing at your interview'.

Top Tips and Practical Advice (53 mins)

Be prepared, be curious, be authentic, and ask questions. And why it is important to know your values.

Debrief from Interview Practice with Mentors from Black Woman in Asset Management (BWAM) (17 mins)

Candidates share their experience and reflections on what they learned in the interview workshops.

An Overview of Investment Management​ (52 mins)

How the investment management process works, and an introduction to the basic concepts - a much watch!

An Industry Overview - What You Need to Know in Advance of your Interview (59 mins)

Jonathan Rugg from Financial Edge Training shares his insights on the industry, talks about roles, and helps define key terms to help everyone get interview ready.

An Interview with Marc Williams​ (28 mins)

In this high energy and inspiring interview, Marc explains 'why you should always respond with a story, and tell stories about the results you've produced.'

An interview with Patricia Marseille (31 mins)

In this insightful interview, Patricia shares her wisdom: ‘be a source of solution in everything you step into, and always ask: how do I better serve you?’

An interview with Victoria Grinman (22 mins)

In this powerful interview, Victoria explains how we can master ourselves, the importance of a growth mindset, and how each of us is 'perfectly imperfect'.

How Guillaume Ngoumou Landed his Internship (20 mins)

Guillaume shares his history, explains why it is so important to know your story, reminds everyone they are exceptional, and top tips for landing his new job.

A Workshop with David Rush

David works with a group of candidates who share their experience, and look for ways they can improve.

A Workshop with David Rush

David works with a group of candidates who share their experience, and look for ways they can improve.