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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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Quit my job 2 months ago and didn't get an offer

Hello everyone, I am in a bit of a situation now: I had an interview a few months ago and everything went well and was contacted by the HR that they will put together an offer...

WSO's Best Real Estate Books

People ask about the best real estate books to read on this forum almost daily and we're happy to toss Linneman and Bowman their way, as well as all of the terrific ULI books,...

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Global Macro's Future "Stars" - Where Are They Coming From?

What professional backgrounds are today's and tomorrow's top global macro minds coming from? And how much does the environmental backdrop help explain this? Pretty simple...

Commercial Banking: Interviewer pressed for salary number. Interviwer is appalled by my response.

I told them 4 or more times that we could discuss salary when the hiring decision is made and they started to get irritated- wasn't sure if it was a trick or not.

I did...

WSO Happy Hour - Paris: Fri, 30 September, 8:00pm @ Biere et Malt

The WSO Happy Hour in Paris is back after the French summer break. Come join us for great beer, food, and conversation at Biere et Malt in Paris!

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September 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
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9/5/16 - Monday @Mentions

Happy Labor Day WSO!

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-Webinar: Private Equity Case - PaySmart -- 5pm ET, 9/6/16

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Women in the Workplace...

Do Investment Bankers have the time to run a small business?

Do Investment Bankers have the time to run a small business? Working 70-100 hours. Is it possible? Maybe in the associate years?

Do you always CRUSH your interview?

Given any field, S&T, IB, etc. there is a shitload to know. When you interview do you always know everything there is to know and always get things right? I know a lot of...

Multifamily REITs- What are the chances of their success going forward?

I had the opportunity to intern for a multifamily REIT this summer. This REIT specializes in multifamily investments. They do some JV, but mostly PE and Mezz investments. This...

Get Your Resume Reviewed by Industry Pros

Recruiting season is here make sure you're ready for it with a Finance Resume and/or Cover Letter Review from one of our expert resume reviewers. Need it done in a...

Women in the Workplace Pt 2: Rigged Markets, Inside Information, and the “Softer” Sex

My original post on women in the workplace caused something of a commotion. I hadn't planned on a follow up, but @GLCIB27 forgot to check her privilege, so here we are again...

Student Loans: How can it be fixed?

If you're a college student or a recent graduate, you can relate to the doom and gloom of student loans (depending where you went to college).

" About one in six U.S....

2017 Summer Analyst IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread Pages

Click here for the 2017 FT IB Analyst Recruiting Megathread discussion page.


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Has anyone here successfully jumped from the US to Europe or Asia?

I am getting to the point in my life where I am wanting to ditch the States for a few years and move to Europe or Asia, however I dont want to take a step back in my current...

How to network & get yourself a Career Mentor

This is probably one of the most interesting and important subjects that universities failed to include in your curriculum. First I will define a Career Mentor:


Is College Worth the Opportunity Cost?

This is going to seem like an odd question to many of you, and I even debated whether I should ask it here. On the other hand, this might be the perfect place to ask it. It's...

What is so bad about starting at the buyside?

I've noticed that many say that starting on the buyside (AM, HF , PE, etc.) isn't as good as IBD . Why?

I'm depressed. When should I quit?

Dear all,

I have stayed at this newly founded specialized consulting firm for now one year. Before that I was fresh out of school and considering what to do with my...

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