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This video focuses on the key differences between careers in investment banking and careers in private equity, for graduates and junior professionals. Areas covered include the various companies within these industries (Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, KKR, Blackstone, Apollo, etc.), how difficult is it to break into investment banking vs private equity, the nature of the work across the two areas and how they differ, the compensation at investment banks vs the compensation at private equity firms, work/life balance, progress, career opportunities, exit opportunities, and more. Do consider subscribing to the channel, hitting the like button and exploring some of my other videos. Thanks for passing by, and enjoy!

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01:50 – Breaking in
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05:15 – Nature of the work
08:21 – Compensation
09:06 – Work/life balance
09:52 – Progression and exit opportunities
11:23 – My advice

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