Bridging the University & Career Gap
We lead our courses with passion, expertise, and trust to put student success first.
Our course offerings build on accounting/finance skills taught at business schools and provide students with the industry best practices that potential employers require.
Our training is designed for any student wishing to expand their financial acumen and is not intended to be exclusive for only those pursuing accounting or finance designations.
We have a particular pedagogy in the classroom that inspires learning and curiosity
We teach skills that bridge the gap between academic knowledge and the real-world skills that employers demand
We make students more marketable which helps them land great jobs, and helps career centers to place them
Technical Training Seminars
Financial Modeling: Building a Financial ModelParticipants will learn to create well-designed, functional and dynamic financial models. This course focuses on the skills required to design and create an interactive financial model of a company that adheres to the highest industry standards.
Advanced Data Analysis with ExcelEvery business professional needs strong technical Excel skills to thrive in a corporate environment. This course is dedicated to various intermediate and advanced Excel tools to transform the participants into Excel “Power Users”.
DCF Valuation AnalysisThis hands-on course is focused on the practical implementation of a Discounted Cash Flow ("DCF") analysis. The skills required to build a DCF analysis will be discussed and incorporated into a financial model. Participants will learn to recognize and avoid the most common errors that professionals make when creating a DCF analysis.
Capital Structure (LBO) ModelingThis hands-on course focuses on the skills required to build and incorporate a complex capital structure into a financial model. Participants will recapitalize a company’s balance sheet and then forecast specific pieces of debt and equity so that the model can be used for credit purposes or as a Leveraged Buyout (“LBO”) model.
Merger ModelingThis hands-on course focuses on the skills required to design and create a powerful model to analyze the impact of a merger or acquisition. The course will be taught from the perspective of finance professionals who need to quickly assess the impact of a merger between publicly traded companies.
VBAThis hands-on course focuses on the skills needed to harness the power of macros to help automate worksheet processes. Participants will learn to design, build and error check macros that are robust and easy to use.
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Finance Interview Preparation
Finance Interview PreparationInterview Preparation seminars are designed to help students prepare for finance interviews. Students will typically encounter three types of questions: (i) fit questions, (ii) market questions, and (iii) technical finance questions. These sessions are focused on the most common technical finance questions that students should be prepared to answer during corporate finance interviews.
Capital Markets OverviewThis comprehensive course provides participants with an overview of an integrated Capital Markets business. The goals of this session are to: (i) introduce the activities and inter-relationships between the major departments of the business and (ii) highlight the attributes and skill sets associated with professionals in each group.
Mock Finance InterviewsMock interviews are designed to push students and assess their level of technical expertise. This provides feedback to the student (and the career centre) on how prepared an individual is for interviews and identifies areas for improvement.
Finance Interview PolishMarquee can provide one-on-one sessions to allow students to ask last minute questions and build confidence prior to interviews. After doing extensive preparation, students often have outstanding issues they want to discuss and clarify in advance of their interviews.