The AlphaSights Blog

Welcome to the AlphaSights Careers blog. Read on to learn more about our industry, offices, and the AlphaSights way of life.

The Power of a Commercial Skillset

At this time of year, many university students all over the world are starting to think about their internships and careers after college. AlphaSights Manager Christoph Witte, shares five reasons why a role in a commercial organisation is a great place to start your career.

Let’s face it. The job market is tough for today’s college seniors. Since the 2008 economic downturn, job growth for millennials has been flat or down, and the average young graduate holds debt

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How to Apply to AlphaSights: what you need to know

Applying for our Associate Programme? Here are some tips about our application process, including advice on preparing for the AlphaSights Video Assessment (AVA).

AlphaSights' Client Service Team is hyper-responsive. The environment they work in is fast-paced and projects move quickly. Our recruitment process is no different. When initially engaging with the application process, you’ll hear back from us within 72 hours. This means that it is even more important to do your research before applying.

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3 Simple Ways to Stand Out at Career Fairs and Networking Events

With recruiting season just around the corner, Ren, a Talent Attraction Associate at AlphaSights, has some advice on how to stand out at a Career Fair.

Your first interaction with an employer may well be at your University Career Fair. Although it is not an interview, it is definitely an opportunity for you to differentiate yourself from the rest of the crowd. The best way for you to make a good impression with the people who could potentially be interviewing

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Play your part in building AlphaSights: Announcing the Campus Ambassador Programme

In an increasingly crowded undergraduate environment, we will ensure our Campus Ambassadors stand out from the crowd. At AlphaSights, we trust and encourage our employees to think for themselves. They are business builders who use innovative methods to get results. The Campus Ambassador Programme is no different; Ambassadors will be given the responsibility to choose the best way to grow AlphaSights’ brand presence, with flexibility to work around university commitments.

Our Campus Ambassadors - supported by the Campus Recruitment Team

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An Open-Minded Career Search

Alvin joined AlphaSights in August 2015 as a Recruiting Associate in the Hong Kong office. Here he shares how he came across AlphaSights and his career search.


Upon graduating college with a major in Biotechnology, I came to realize my professional passions lie in human communication and business, rather than research. This switch in my career trajectory posed a challenge this May as I was searching for my first full-time role. Luckily, AlphaSights was holding information sessions at my university’

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Meeting Market Porter


For the latest edition in London’s Alpha-X Inspirational Speaker Series, Stefan Porter joined the team last week for drinks, snacks and a short presentation, sharing his exciting business journey so far.

Last week in the London office, we were lucky enough to welcome Stefan Porter, entrepreneur and food expert, to AlphaSights. After graduating with a degree in History and German from Cambridge, Stefan Porter made the bold decision to ignore more traditionally glamorous career paths chosen by his peers

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