Since joining AlphaSights full time a year ago, the explicit benefits of the entry-level role have always been obvious to me: ability to enjoy AlphaSights’ terrific culture, chance to develop crucial project management skills, and opportunity to deepen communication skills, among many others. Less obvious have been some of the more implicit benefits of the post-graduate AlphaSights role. And after reflecting on the past year, one virtue has stood out to me in particular: autonomy.

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