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WSO Resume Review: get ready!Please check out our new Resume Review service to get your resume ready for recruiting season: http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/page/wso-resume-review ...
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Message Board Rules and NetiquetteAs the community continues to grow and evolve, let's try to keep it at least somewhat civil, useful and entertaining. Please read in the WSO User Guidelines in detail before posting to WSO. ...
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Chose the wrong summer internship, what options do I still have for FT recruitment? (credit to equity?)My background: -undergrad going into my senior year at a top Canadian business school (think Ivey, Queen's) -fairly average GPA -interested in investing, although deal teams are good too Basic situation: This summer I'm working at a multinational insurance company as a part of the fixed income (bond...
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Chose the wrong summer internship, what options do I still have for FT recruitment? (credit to equity?)My background: -undergrad going into my senior year at a top Canadian business school (think Ivey, Queen's) -fairly average GPA -interested in investing, although deal teams are good too Basic situation: This summer I'm working at a multinational insurance company as a part of the fixed income (bond...
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When you have multiple interviewers, who has the strongest hiring power?I've had an interview not too long ago where I met with 3 interviewers separately. One interview was with the team lead, the other was with a senior analyst. Lastly, I met with the Senior VP. It seemed like the team lead and senior analyst liked me as a candidate. However, the interview with the sen...
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When you have multiple interviewers, who has the strongest hiring power?I've had an interview not too long ago where I met with 3 interviewers separately. One interview was with the team lead, the other was with a senior analyst. Lastly, I met with the Senior VP. It seemed like the team lead and senior analyst liked me as a candidate. However, the interview with the sen...
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Recently Hired by Firm Going BankruptHi Everyone, I'm a recent graduate (only 3 summer internships) and I recently transitioned into the PE industry. After working 2 months at my current firm; it appears the ship is sinking. A large amount employees with 1-2 yrs experience have left or are leaving. What would you do in this situation...
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Recently Hired by Firm Going BankruptHi Everyone, I'm a recent graduate (only 3 summer internships) and I recently transitioned into the PE industry. After working 2 months at my current firm; it appears the ship is sinking. A large amount employees with 1-2 yrs experience have left or are leaving. What would you do in this situation...
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Employment ChancesThis is a post for one of my friends. He is an upcoming senior at UMD ( College park) looking to break it finance. He wanted to know his chances, of placing into a financial firm directly from school. School : Econ major, Math minorGPA : 3.91GMAT : 750 Internships : Numerix ( Financial software firm...
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Can I move into finance?I am 28 year old foreign national and work at a central bank of an advanced economy in east asia. Mostly I work on economic forecasting and publishing reports on macroeconomic issues(income, labour, exports and imports data et cetera) and nothing related to stocks and finance, but I may be able to g...
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Can I move into finance?I am 28 year old foreign national and work at a central bank of an advanced economy in east asia. Mostly I work on economic forecasting and publishing reports on macroeconomic issues(income, labour, exports and imports data et cetera) and nothing related to stocks and finance, but I may be able to g...
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BB Interview Questions- List yoursWhich questions can you remember from your BB interview? More specifically please list them. Moreover i'm looking for S&T interview Q'S that you guys have encountered in your wonderful lives. "What is your greatest achievement ?" " Pitch me a stock" etc etc. ...
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Corporate Credit at TD BankSILVER BANANAS FOR ANSWERS Hello, I'm looking for more information on the corporate credit division at TD Bank ...
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Corporate Credit at TD BankSILVER BANANAS FOR ANSWERS Hello, I'm looking for more information on the corporate credit division at TD Bank ...
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How many China Interns here got hired with real MNC or Fortune 500 jobs? How many were scammed?If you did get hired please explain to what position, the company name, salary received, and how you got the internship. I spent over $5,000 to get one of these fabled jobs and after I arrived in China was switched to some BS Chinese company that I was told was a "local subsidiary" (which could neve...
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IB or Fund OPs Career PathHey! Just recently graduated from a top European Business school. I have been working (6/7 month internship) at a Dutch Bank in sector coverage/relationship banking, dealing with entities that generate over EU500m in revenues. - Which I applied just to gain some credible experience and build my CV a...
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Big 4 Consulting Banking S&O - Best city for exit to industryHi all, I got hired into the big 4 banking S&O a few years back in their Washington DC office from industry. I had 8 years of exp then - focussed on technology transformation and change management. Been through same old shyte of crappy projects since. Decided to go on a secondment outside of th...
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How do I deal with this lazy coworker?As you can tell from the title, I have the unfortunate pleasure of working with one of the laziest human beings on this planet. Let's call him Joe (I don't want to use his real name because he might find this) Physical description: Obese, weighs close to 300 pounds, has tattoos and a big beard which...
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How do I deal with this lazy coworker?As you can tell from the title, I have the unfortunate pleasure of working with one of the laziest human beings on this planet. Let's call him Joe (I don't want to use his real name because he might find this) Physical description: Obese, weighs close to 300 pounds, has tattoos and a big beard which...
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Real struggle - Time to Quit?Hi everyone, want some advice here. I have not had much success in job hunting in the early years since graduating 3 years ago. Hence, i have been job hopping roughly every 12 months over the past 3 years, therefore i already have 3 different jobs in my short professional career. Although I started ...
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Real struggle - Time to Quit?Hi everyone, want some advice here. I have not had much success in job hunting in the early years since graduating 3 years ago. Hence, i have been job hopping roughly every 12 months over the past 3 years, therefore i already have 3 different jobs in my short professional career. Although I started ...
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Small Error on Cover Letter/ResumeHello, Before anyone else tells me to use the search bar, this situation is slightly different. On my application, I mentioned that I worked at a research shop and did some equity investment analysis based on a company's FY 2014 and FY 2015 results, not knowing that I was confused and that FY 2015 r...
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Notes from a Girl in Consulting (and Finance)I've had a great and interesting journey so far, and to be honest, I'm not sure what I want to do finally - we'll see how it goes. I'm impatient, not detail-oriented, fun loving, not serious - none of the characteristics generally valued in banking or consulting. Yet I just got an outstanding revie...
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Verification of Foreign Internship?Hi everyone! I am currently doing an internship at a big Asian bank. When I got here I did have to fill out a form saying how long I would be interning, etc. I know that for many jobs, employers will call past job references to verify that the person actually worked there. The problem is, everyone h...
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Good place for informal interview lunch in NYC?Hi Guys, I arrived in NYC a few weeks ago for a SA role and have started to network. I work in midtown on the east side.. around 50th street. I can only find take out food, where would be a good place to invite someone I'm networking with for a lunch meeting? Ideally not too expensive.. All suggest...
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Good place for informal interview lunch in NYC?Hi Guys, I arrived in NYC a few weeks ago for a SA role and have started to network. I work in midtown on the east side.. around 50th street. I can only find take out food, where would be a good place to invite someone I'm networking with for a lunch meeting? Ideally not too expensive.. All suggest...
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