Do You Really Need an Ivy League Degree?
You completed your BA seven years ago and your MBA two years ago - both at public universities. Your rivals boast Ivy degrees. Does it really matter?
A second- or third-tier educational background can be a significant handicap in the world of finance, where hiring managers often look to academic pedigree as shorthand for intellectual ability. So, what do you do if you're not a graduate of an upper-tier school?