But be aware that there are many other types of job in the industry – for example, you could be monitoring political developments in the eurozone, helping billionaires manage their assets, or working on your bank’s business strategy.Wherever you’re working, you’ll find investment banking is a competitive industry where you’ll be well-rewarded if you’re prepared to keep learning and to help the business develop and adapt to change.If you’re doing corporate finance-related work, your hours can be just as lengthy, and unpredictable and antisocial to boot – people really do work all through the night at short notice on big deals sometimes.But after an shocking death last summer, the spotlight is on working lifestyles in investment banking, particularly those of graduates and interns.So rather than a particular degree, a strong academic record in just about any subject, committed involvement in some sensible extracurricular activities, and a real interest in finance is what will get investment banks to take a serious look at your application.Women are welcome In some areas of investment banking, notably its senior ranks and anything based on a trading floor, you’ll still see considerably more men than women.All those amazing things you see the pros do, you can do.
Once working at an investment bank as a female graduate, you’re likely to have access to mentoring and networking opportunities designed to help women progress.Investment banks can be socially responsible Many investment banks are involved in worthwhile community and environmental projects.As a graduate recruit you might find yourself reading with pupils at an East End school or cleaning out a pond at a wildlife reserve with your colleagues.WATCH: Ben Affleck Is All Smiles With Lindsay Shookus on Casual Dinner Date"It is early on in the relationship but they are very happy together," a source close to Affleck previously told ET. Jen isn't focused on dating at the moment -- her number one priority is her children and making sure they are OK during this."Garner has been photographed multiple times hitting the gym in Los Angeles since news of Affleck's new relationship broke, giving a big smile to the cameras.Another source adds, “Ben and Lindsay’s relationship is new and they are taking it slow."These days, the source says Garner is keeping the focus on her three children with Affleck -- Violet, Seraphina and Samuel -- and isn't "embarrassed" over the situation."Jen is trying to move on with her life. Watch the video below to see how she's staying away from the drama, as Affleck's new romance goes public.