PCN’s Guide to Job Success – How to transition into fintech

Transitioning into fintech

Fintech is one of the largest and fastest-growing sectors globally. Fintech companies offer excellent opportunities for career development and it is no wonder why a lot of people are transitioning from traditional finance careers to fintech. Are you one of those who are interested in making a career switch but are afraid of the risks […]

Celebrating the first anniversary of our Traineeship Program

July-Anniversaries (Kevin, Yan and Tafara)

This week was a special one at our Amsterdam office, as while our first grads were celebrating their one-year anniversary, our Head of People & Operations, and the driving force behind the program, Yan, was marking two fantastic years at the company! To mark the occasion, we chatted with the traineeship program graduates about their […]

PCN’s Guide to Job Success – Landing a Job as a Fresh Grad

Landing a job as a fresh grad

Class of 2022, congratulations, you made it! 🎓 We know that this is a time when most of you start making your first steps in your professional career and begin your job hunt. That’s why, in this video, our recruitment experts are sharing their top tips to help you land your first job! 💼 If you’re […]

PCN’s Guide to Job Success – Building a CV that stands out

how to create a CV that stands out

250. That’s the average number of CVs that are received for each job posting.  So the question is – How to create a CV that would stand out among all of these? Our recruitment experts are here to help you with their top tips on how to boost your CV so that it could get […]

PCN’s Guide to Job Success – Salary Negotiation

PCN's Guide to Job Success

We all know that salary negation can be a challenging process for candidates, especially, for popular industries like Fintech, Saas, Cybersecurity, or E-commerce where there is a high demand for senior or executive positions but a shortage of experienced candidates. However, if you’re going through an interview process you should be able to know your […]

PCN x Netcetera Risk Series – Episode 2 – Entersekt

PCN x Netcetera Risk Series - Episode 2 - Entersekt

Watch part two of the Risk Series that we organize together with Netcetera. We had Vlado Galevski from Netcetera and Dewald Nolte from Entersekt on the call this time. Together, we delved into key payment trends we see coming up in the US and Latin America.    Watch to find out: • Why it is […]

Hiring Trends To Expect in 2022

The past year was filled with numerous challenges for companies, from navigating a remote workforce to operating during a pandemic and evolving to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. Out of this, a new challenge emerged — hiring. Based on our webinar ‘Keep Up: The Key To FinTech Talent Attraction and Retention’, we gathered […]

Recruiting From Within: The Importance of Training for Future FinTech Opportunities

Whether it’s due to a lack of talent on the market or the need to keep your team small, internal training and development is the key to long-term success.  If you want to grow your team internally and increase staff retention rates, you should focus on offering learning and development opportunities for employees. Time and […]

PCN Intern Stories: With Ali Kiraz

Ali

Q. Hi Ali, can you tell us a little bit about yourself? A. Hi! I’m Ali Kiraz, and I was the Social Media and Content Marketing Intern for PCN Capital for the past year in parallel to my Bachelor’s in Communication Science at the University of Amsterdam. I was born in Turkey, lived some time […]