Author Archives: Jessica Yap-Chung

Recording – Inside Scoop

Inside Scoop post for SM

The 2nd Annual Inside Scoop on 9/29 was a SUCCESS!

Huge thank you to our 2nd year MBAs and QST Alum Panelists for sharing their internship experiences and tips! Thank you to our 1st year MBAs for attending, we hope …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

Morgan Stanley to Buy Eaton Vance for $7 Billion – WSJ

im-242186

Written by Liz Hoffman

Morgan Stanley MS +0.00% said it is buying fund manager Eaton Vance Corp. EV -0.28% for $7 billion, continuing the Wall Street firm’s shift toward safer businesses like money management.

The deal comes just days after …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

Virtual Case Interview – Management Consulted

Virtual-Case-Interview

Sourced from Management Consulted

Doing a virtual case interview has become likely in the post Covid-19 world. They actually weren’t uncommon before, for remote candidates, but now a lot of firms are doing case interviews virtually. There are marked differences …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

How COVID-19 Is Changing the Recruiting and Hiring Process – Gartner

girl-Indian-asian-laptop-focused-shutterstock_1123965728-1

Sourced from Gartner Careers Blog

As COVID-19 continues to disrupt all industries around the world, companies are searching for ways to remain productive and deliver value, despite these unprecedented circumstances.  With a majority of the global workforce now remote and …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

The Most In-Demand Soft Skills and Which Industries Want Them – Vault

269-2693291_vault-career-insider-vault-career-logo

Written by Vault Careers

When candidates are, on paper, equally qualified for a job, it’s often soft skills that can set the right candidate apart. While skills like imagination or patience may not seem like something to put on your …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

Bites & Insights: Finance/Fintech/ Insurance

B&I_Event_Screenshot_10.05.2020

We continued our Bites & Insights series this week on 10/5 with Finance/ Fintech/ Insurance and it was yet another success! Students had a great time connecting virtually and learning more about the companies that participated.

Special thank you to …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

How the Coronavirus Pandemic Has Impacted US Solar So Far – Greentech Media

Home_Residential_Solar_Installation_Rooftop_2_XL_Credit_Sunrun_721_420_80_s_c1

Written by Emma Foehringer Merchant

Since the coronavirus pandemic began shutting down cities and states, the U.S. solar industry has had to cope with a new normal.

Though it’s only been a few (very, very long) months, solar developers, financiers and …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

Why Zero Food Waste Cities Are the Way to 2030 UN Climate Goals – B The Change

bthechange

Written by Too Good To Go

Five years ago, the UN General Assembly set optimistic goals for the world of tomorrow. Covering everything from access to education to gender equality, these Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) also included a vision of …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

Artists Tackle COVID-Era Racism Across the U.S.-Canada Border – Next City

ReasonsToBeCheerful_CrossBorderArtistWorks_1400_933_80

Written by Jonathan Ore

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was produced by CBC q as part of “We Are Not Divided,” a special editorial project of Reasons to be Cheerful that explores the human capacity to overcome divisions.

Simone Saunders and Tekikki …

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »

What You Need to Know About Social-Impact Investing – WSJ

wsj article

Written by Meir Statman

It is an investing strategy that goes by many names. Some call it socially responsible investing. Others call it social-impact investing, or just impact investing. Still others call it ESG (for environmental, social and governance) investing.

By Jessica Yap-Chung
Jessica Yap-Chung Profile Picture
Read more »