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Longtime reader here, left the biz in 2012. I thought I'd give back and post some good advice that was shared with me by an older mentor when I was younger. Learn it. Use it....

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We're giving away 10 free copies of Jared Dillian's new book "All The Evil Of This World" to 10 lucky participants. The contest begins tonight at midnight and ends midnight Monday...

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Financial Modeling Boot Camp -- Chicago, Aug 3rd-5th

Attended by investment banking, private equity,...

August 3, 2016 - 8:00am to August 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
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Top Masters programs - 1/2 years of experience

What are some of the top masters programs for someone with 1-2 years of work experience? Obviously, MBA is out of the question at this time and I want a quick 1 years masters...

How are Asians not considered minorities for Diversity programs?

It makes no sense... All these banks' diversity programs say, " open to students who identify as Black, Hispanic or Native American students in their sophomore or junior...

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Join the Wall Street Oasis Team OPEN OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS*: Blogging Internship SEO Internship Social Media Internship 2016-17 Campus Rep Program

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New Case Webinars in WSO Investment Banking Interview Prep Pack

Over the last 12 months, we have made a big effort to improve our investment banking interview prep package by bringing to you relevant webinars with specific regional...

Should I put a "lol" in my email to MD?

The MD at my firm just sent me - the intern - an email (for the first time) asking me to complete some simple tasks for him.

In it, he also included a joke at the end...

Your Most Absurd IB Interview Questions.. and Answers

All, I am doing this because I haven't found a thread like this on WSO. I am curious as to everyone's most absurd ib interview questions that they have been asked, and their...

Why are all the interns in my group so awkward?!

Ok not ALL, but the majority. Too much time studying and not enough time being "socialized".

Blame their parents?

Some minor examples:
-EXTREMELY shy (...

What Do You Think Of Casual Fridays?

Honestly, what do you guys think? I am working right now at a place with a casual-Friday policy, but I am very averse to wearing jeans in the office. Actually I don't usually...

Favorite Restaurants?

One of my goals whenever I visit a city is to eat at one high-end restaurant. Always curious to learn about other great places to go, and I figure that given the industries WSO...

Uncle Eddie Rides Again

It was a happy coincidence when Patrick emailed me a couple weeks ago to check in and see what I've been up to, because I've been thinking about you guys a lot lately. It's...

Financial Modeling Boot Camp -- Aug 3th-5th, New York City

Attended by investment banking, private equity,...

August 3, 2016 - 8:00am to August 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
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Advice Needed: Burning Bridges!

I need some advice. I currently work for a big4 firm in its TAS/M&A department in a western European country but plan to move to the US early next year to look for work (I...

Inefficient Markets, Seth Klarnan, Liar's Poker and Shorting

One of my favourite quotes from Liar's Poker was "you have to be smart to get rich trading bonds, but you have to be fucking smart to get rich trading equities" (may not be the...

WSO Private Equity Resume Template for Professionals with Deal Experience is Released!

Big Announcement: WSO Private Equity Official Resume Template for Experienced Professionals with Deal Experience is Now Public! :

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T-Shirts beneath Shirts: your Opinion?

Hi guys, quick question: do you guys wear T-Shirt (White obviously) beneath your shirts? Is it frowned upon if I don't?

Best regards and thanks for your feedback.

Verizon To Acquire Yahoo For $4.83 Billion

Verizon announced yesterday that it will acquire Yahoo for approximately $4.83 billion in cash

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq:...

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