1/21/11

What does it mean to make Partner (or PMD) at Goldman Sachs? Well, a shitload of money for one thing. But beyond that, there's the prestige of knowing that you've been selected as the best - by the best - according to this video from the New York Times (hat tip Barry Ritholtz). For those of you who dream of becoming the biggest of Big Swinging Dicks, grab your box of Kleenex and watch this:

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1/21/11
1/21/11

Interesting video. The lady (man?)'s voice really freaked me out though.

1/21/11

Yeah. The narration was weird. And Paulson's face was SO red.

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1/21/11

So, what does the average parter make? 5-7 million a year? Really, that's not much compared to a lot of money managers...

1/21/11

It's more far-left populist porn and NYT-readers porn than banker porn. Nobody outside the NYT and other than college kids salivates over GS

1/21/11

^^ haha couldn't have been put any better

1/21/11

The first speaker kept repeating himself. It can be summarized as " they will make a lot of money but that isn't their main focus." 3 minutes of life saved

1/21/11

^^ Perfect, SB if I had any credits

1/21/11

there's definitely a lot more to aspire to in finance than becoming partner at gs

1/21/11

haha that is hilarious... sorry don't have an SB for ya

1/21/11

The guy starting at 1:46 looks like the cop from superbad

1/21/11
1/21/11

the golden sacks LOL

also this video makes UBS sound awesome (of course I know better than to believe everything on the internet!)

1/21/11

Why does the guy in the still of the video look high out his mind?

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1/23/11

"Isn't as important to them as being partner..."

Yours, in size

1/23/11

Derivstrading.... that was the best post in the history of WSO. HOF!!!!!!!

"Oh the ladies ever tell you that you look like a fucking optical illusion" - Frank Slaughtery 25th Hour.

1/24/11

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