The Great Strategic Game of Life (1/2)

Discussions that center upon issues such as "which b-school is better", "M&A, ECM or DCM " and "which desk within S&T" usually make me uneasy. Don't get me wrong, I am...

Coffee Is For Closers

You think I'm f*cking with you? I am not f*cking with you. I have been noticing a very cancerous trend in this country. A trend that has even leaked onto WSO in many aspects,...

Unpaid Internships: Yes or No?

Today I want to discuss a growing trend in the industry (and across all industries) and get your take on it. I'm talking about unpaid internships . These internships are being...

Do You Think the Market Is Rigged?

I just started reading Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt and I'm not the least bit surprised that I love it so far. Michael Lewis is out promoting the book, naturally, and he...

New WSO Blogging Internship!

We are looking for several talented student writers / young professionals to contribute posts to WSO with the goal of raising the level of quality of content in our forums and...

Uncle Eddie's Guide to Rum

I've been meaning to do this for some time now and, with the holiday party/gift giving season right around the corner, I figured now was as good a time as any. Those of you who...

Great Article on Day Trading

I think every one of us at one time or another has at least thought about walking away and day trading our own account. Most of us never do it (I did it for about 6 months and...

How WSO has enhanced my IB/PE career

Background

I randomly discovered WSO nearly seven years ago just weeks after I secured a FT MM IB position. The website was extremely nascent at the time with only a few...

Ray Dalio Teaches Econ 101

This is really excellent. Imagine having Bridgewater 's Ray Dalio as your Econ 101 professor. Then imagine that the class was only 30 minutes long. I can't for the life of me...

How Would You Spend a Year Off?

Have you ever thought about taking a year off? I'm not talking about a gap year or a year between graduating college and starting work - because in this economy you probably...

Pages

WallStreet Prep Master Financial Modeling