Rating

5/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Business Insight
    5.0
  • Culture
    5.0
  • Your Impressions
    5.0

Role Description

- Explore Bloomberg and its culture, - Learn about departments (focusing on Analytic & Sales and Global Data) - Collaborate with peers and take part in a team project (e.g. what emerging market would you invest in?) - Network with employees; attend workshops focused on female empowerment - Successful participants will be offered an interview for the summer internship

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • - Started at 09:00, ended roughly at 17:00. - Worked on a project with your team (5/6 people per team). - Session with Toastmasters (working on public speaking). - Terminal training. - Got tested on your terminal knowledge and ability to work with clients. - Introduction to departments. - Network with Bloomberg employees. - Panel. - Network with peers through e.g. escape room.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • - Bloomberg Terminal. - Financial knowledge. - Public speaking. - Presentation. - Team Work. - Communication/Interpersonal skills. - Research. - Data analysis. - Analytical skills. - Working with clients.


  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around personal or professional skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how the knowledge learned has helped you with regards to your career development
  • 5/5

    Business Insight

  • 3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?
  • You were introduced to different departments within Bloomberg even beyond the department you have applied to. You were given a clear outline of how you would progress within each role. You were also given opportunity to ask current employees questions. Employees of different ranks were present.


  • Please rate how insightful you found the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the structure of the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate business leader involvement during the insight
  • 5/5

    Culture

  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Collaborative. Inclusive. You felt comfortable talking to any current employees and referred to them by their first names. Everyone sought to help you out. You worked as one big team, where everyone’s individuality was valued and NOT as isolated individuals whose job was to bring others down.


  • How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the networking opportunities?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how valued you felt during your insight?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • It was amazing. Literally on the second day it felt as you were already part of Bloomberg and when the insight ended it was weird that you didn’t have to return to your team to work on the projects further.


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on the insight
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 5/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at Bloomberg
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Bloomberg to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Bloomberg
  • Be yourself and don’t try to gain points by showing off for example your leadership skills by bringing others down. Bloomberg values collaboration. If you have a strong urge to help others out, this is the right place.


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Details

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Banking/Finance

20th April 2021


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