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Meeting people post-college in a new townAs the title says, moved to a new town, starting FT soon. Obviously not in college anymore so trying to figure out generally what's the best way to meet new people. Is MeetUp popular/good? Meeting people through shared activities? Coworkers? Let's hear your thoughts WSO. ...
Great White Short
128 min 53 sec ago
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Social life and making new friends after college and as an adult, your experiences?I have to say, there are quite a lot of horror stories going around about "life after college" in terms of making new friends and just social life in general. Being that a lot of you work in the financial sector which gives you long work hours (80+), I am sure that initially most of you had a bad so...
Postgradwonderer
527 min 28 sec ago
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Women in the Workplace Pt 2: Rigged Markets, Inside Information, and the “Softer” SexMy 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. If you read my first post, you'll know that I attract (or, if you don't believe me, think I attract) a lot of women, and tha...
surferdude867
22 hours 54 min ago
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The Hay Group Singapore: Different and yet the sameHuman beings love to classify; to break people and things into groups. It helps us to make sense of the world. But sometimes, it can make us think we're more different than we actually are. Take fast-moving and mature markets. They can seem to be worlds apart. But I've just been to the press confere...
kimberlyson
04 hours 2 min ago
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How Do We Decouple Income From Work?This is the first post in a series exploring technology, its impact on how we work, and the macroeconomic effects of the displacement it causes. I was at a tech conference earlier this year and ended up at a discussion about workforce automation. A guy from McKinsey gave a presentation where he said...
Eddie Braverman
935 hours 11 min ago
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Best Gyms and Workouts in NYCMonkeys and Gorillas, What are the best gyms and workout routines in NYC? I currently have a classpass and tried so far a few interesting gyms. The reviews for them are below. 1. WRKNYC (bootcamp style) By far my favorite bootcamp gym in the entire city! 45 mins and you are sweating like an animal,...
Alibabes56
225 hours 20 min ago
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I'm going off to college tomorrow, any advice? So this is a little off topic, but I'll be heading off to college tomorrow. I'm looking for some general advice that any of you guys may have regarding what I should expect on my first day at college. Thanks. Edit: Just wanted to say thanks for all the comments and the advice. Everything's going we...
354231
756 hours 2 min ago
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WSO Flash Quiz #2 - Win Free Access to WSO's Job Board or Video Library Hey all, we've started up a new weekly quiz where one winner win access to our Job Board ($30 value) or Video Library ($97 value). First person to get all four answers correct wins the access! One answer per user and you must post your answers here, please don't PM me. Contest ends this Sunday 8/28...
AndyLouis
57 hours 12 min ago
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Internships and NetworkingGood afternoon I'm fairly new to this forum and I have a few general questions but I could also use some suggestions/advice. Here's a quick background, I am currently attending a community college in New Orleans and I'm looking into transferring to Tulane's Freeman School of Business next semester,...
Tulanemonkey
29 hours 16 min ago
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Thiel, Gawker, & the War on the 1st AmendmentYou may not have noticed, but yesterday was Gawker's last day. In and of itself, that's not a big deal; media companies come and go all the time. But Gawker didn't just die. Gawker was murdered. It's a rough time to be the 1st amendment. Freedom of speech (and, by extension, freedom of the press) i...
Eddie Braverman
789 hours 43 min ago
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UVA vs Duke vs VanderbiltIm considering application to UVA, Duke, and Vanderbilt. I think they're all pretty good fits for me. I know that there are some similar forums and a lot say that Vanderbilt is less of a target school, but a lot those are dated, and I know that the school has been climbing the rankings and the accep...
Luke-Jones
510 hours 50 min ago
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Houston ApartmentsAnyone know anything about Houston apartments? I have been looking at some on Kirby in River Oaks area (Gables) and also Greenway Plaza attached to Costco? Looking for a young crowd - though I must say that I am afraid that a lot of place in Houston are just going to be filled with a bunch of tatt...
JBGH
2110 hours 50 min ago
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Apartments in Midtown West?Similar to a thread I saw a few days back, I'm curious whether anyone has recommendations for apartments in midtown west (40-55th streets) besides the Metro (where I'm sure a third of this board lives). I'm trying to find a studio, expensive as it is. I know Archstone has a really nice building on 5...
darkxfriend
1011 hours 55 min ago
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NYC Apartment HuntLooking to sublet a 2 bedroom apartment for 2 months this summer.. what sites should I be looking on other than craigslist? ...
hedgefundhopeful
512 hours 1 min ago
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Chicago apartmentsHi guys. Hoping some Chicago guys can lend a hand. I'm gonna be transitioning to a job around Wacker & Madison over the next few weeks. I would like to find a decent place to live that is walking distance, if possible. What is the best way to go about finding an apartment in this location?...
Cries
812 hours 2 min ago
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NYC Apartment Recommendations?To those who are currently living in NYC or have lived there as a 1st yr analyst...how did you go about finding an apt and do you have any specific tips to share? - Current budget for 3 ~$4500 looking for a flex3BR - Looking to live Midtown East/Gramercy/Murray Hill/LES/Hell's Kitchen...West side is...
tchekm845
2012 hours 10 min ago
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Nicest apartments in Houston??Need a place to live soon. Looking for somewhere in midtown/memorial heights/washington/downtown Budget is ~$1500/room max for 2 bedroom. Anyone know of nice complexes? ...
HEBanker
2612 hours 17 min ago
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Can I turn a jackass into a champion?How many of you guys have a stupid younger cousin named Andy who's a senior at a target school and is pissing away any chance of excellence by drinking moderately and having the confidence of a kicked puppy? All of you? Cool, so I'm about to tell you a very relatable story. Andy's about to start his...
Fear The Bulge
2713 hours 26 min ago
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Asking Out Chicks in the Office- Yay or NayBack story: I am in my young 20s. Been at the bank I am at now for 7-8 months. New consultant joined 2-3 weeks ago and is a dime. One year younger than me and sits on a different floor but some of my team work indirectly with her, and we know each other from hanging out after work a few times. What...
VaRty Time
7214 hours 35 min ago
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8 Rules to Live ByThe old guy here... A lot of people emailed me asking for life advice after I posted "15 career steps"... Pull up your skirt and repeat diver John Chatterton's 8 "rules to live by." He wrote them after serving 2 years in Vietnam as a medic on the front lines, where you almost always got killed. (A...
IBGYBG
1914 hours 51 min ago
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8/29/16 - Monday @Mentions8/29/16 - Monday @Mentions Happy Monday WSO! Posts of the Week: Can I turn a jackass into a champion? by @Fear The Bulge. 25 SB's.Damage Control: How to prevent small mistakes from destroying your "rockstar" status by @Ben_CharismaOnCommand. 18 SB's.8 Rules to Live By by @IBGYBG. 16 SB's. Discuss...
AndyLouis
02 days 1 hour ago
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Is it really a bad time to enter the Finance industry ?Hey fellow WSO Users, So I've been in contact with a friend of mine currently working on Wall Street. I was looking to change my career trajectory from Computer Science to core Finance by pursuing an MS in Finance from good colleges like Vanderbilt or Boston, but my friend advised me against it sayi...
Piyush Kathuria
217 hours 45 min ago
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Giving my speech soon... need serious helpI'm about to turn 20 and my school graduation is less than 2 months away. I seriously cant recall anything memorable from my school except being shoved at the locker and being laughed at. Everyone seems to be excited about leaving school except me; i don't give a shit about my friends, if that's wha...
TheGawkyGoat
318 hours 51 min ago
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Having the Best From the Internet Through Absolutely free Dating SitesAs the saying should go "the best things inside are free, " this is true for almost all things, especially those that simply cannot possibly come with a price tag. Your relationships with friends, friends and family, and with someone special is a thing that cannot be bought online or perhaps offline...
bbwdatingsitesapp
022 hours 25 min ago
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Computers and OS in movie Wall StreetJust wondering, I noticed that in the movie Wall Street, there is no Windows or Apple OS on the computers in Jackson Steinem & Co's office. The keyboards also don't appear to be QWERTY, which has been the standard for a century. What kind of computers and operating systems are in there? ...
Johny-Doo
01 day 2 min ago
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Which U.S. States are the Worst?In another thread, I said that if my comment got SB'ed, I would make a thread about which US states are the worst. So, which states are the worst? Saying Idaho gets you monkey shit. ...
idaho
841 day 7 hours ago
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Looking for roommate in Astoria - Sep. 2016My roommate and I, both investment bankers, are looking for a subletter for an apartment in Astoria, 10 minute train ride to midtown. 3br, furnished, new kitchen. Move-in late August/Early September. Please message me if you're interested and I can give you more details. Based on my number of banan...
idaho
11 day 11 hours ago
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How can you wake up to your Alarm?When I sleep less than 7 hours, it is basically impossible for me to hear my alarm ringing, & once I wake up, I realize that I had turned off all the 15 alarms I had set the night before unconsciously, I do consider myself a heavy sleeper but this issue occurs mostly when I sleep less than my bo...
LeNasser
181 day 14 hours ago
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How Do You Wake Up in the Morning?no matter how often i change the damn ringtone, i snooze/stop my alarm on my phone almost unconsciously and instantly fall back asleep. as a student, i obviously couldn't care less about missing that 10 am class, but how will i survive my summer internship? does anyone have any suggestions/unorthodo...
ib-wannabe
401 day 14 hours ago
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Good TV shows to binge watch on?Just finished my summer internship and summer classes...Thank god. School is starting again in two weeks, and I intend to be a couch potato, relieving all the stress accumulated. Please recommend me a good TV show to watch. Some shows I've enjoyed are Breaking Bad, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and How I Met ...
fine-nance
751 day 15 hours ago
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Tips for transitioning from college to the real lifeHey guys, I was wondering how you dealt/are dealing with the transition from college to the real working life-friendships, life outside of work, goals etc., as I just recently realized it's not always smooth sailing from there, which is obvious... I'd really appreciate your stories and tips. Thank...
zherusalem
01 day 23 hours ago
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Stimulants 101: How to wake yourself up and get shit done (without destroying your long-term health)If you're reading this, I'm assuming you take a shit load of stimulants to stay awake and get work done. It's the only option on those days where you've been grinding through mind-numbing Excel for 8 hours and your brain is turning to mush. When you've been getting crushed for weeks and barely slee...
Alistair-Clark
772 days 1 hour ago
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Conglomerate Modeling - What to do?Hey guys, so I am working on trying to model a conglomerate for fun during my off time this summer. They pride themselves on diversification, and therefore have interests in multiple different industries, such as Oil & Energy, Housing, Hotel, Steel, Education being the bigger ones. However, they...
Larsz
32 days 5 hours ago
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How many guys do you think the average 21-23 year old woman has slept with?I think around 20-30 guys. This accounts for high school, college (mostly freshman year), Spring break trips, summer time, etc.. Then when they turn 21, going out to the bars basically a few days a week during their Junior and senior year. What do you think ...
MomentaLaugh
1312 days 6 hours ago
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RejectionMod Note (Andy): Make sure to check out the comment inside the post by @M- Weintraub So, it's been a while since I've provided content to this wonderful website (sorry Patrick). But, I figure now would be a good time. I just received a nice "Your no longer being considered for this job" update on a...
bfin
432 days 22 hours ago
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Best Lessons Learned From F&#%ing UpSome of the absolute best lessons you can learn in life come from f&#%ing up. Advice like "wear a condom" or "don't push that fart out after eating Thai food" or "don't eat pizza for literally every meal because your metabolism will slow down one day and you'll get fat" really never hits home un...
CRE
302 days 23 hours ago
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How to make this Friday betterSo last night I perfected a hat trick by sleeping with three different girls in three consecutive nights. This morning I wake up to my surprise to see the girl from last night in my bed... Why didn't she take an uber home? Do women have no decency nowadays? So I parlayed a night of sex into a quicki...
skyort
73 days 10 hours ago
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Goldman Sachs CEO's advice for young peoplePersonally, I am not a fan of Lloyd Blankfein, but I do admire the guy's background. He started out as a peanuts seller at the Yankee stadium and ended up running one of the world's most prominent banks. In a recent interview, when asked what he advice he would give young people, Blankfein replied, ...
fine-nance
513 days 12 hours ago
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Middle to Front Office Move for Recent Grad?Just landed a job working at a large private bank in NYC, title is operations and compliance. I am a recent grad who's only financial experience is within a student managed fund my senior year. What can I do to try and move to a more analytical role within this bank, or another. (CFA,network, onl...
mikesdaman
23 days 13 hours ago
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How much to pay for rent?i am just starting to look for apartments in the city, and a lot of what i've seen is in the 3-4K per-person range. i think that's excessive and i am looking in the wrong places. what's the 'sweet-spot' or 'median' rent for a decent place (one-bedroom, or a 3/4 bedroom split amongst people, whatever...
curiousmonkey
43 days 14 hours ago
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8/26/16 - WSO Weekly Wrap UpIn case you missed them, here're some of last week's most popular topics: Can I turn a jackass into a champion? Post By @Fear The BulgeHow many of you have a younger cousin named Andy, who is a senior at a target school and is pissing away any chance of excellence by drinking moderately and having t...
Lucas_M
04 days 15 hours ago
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BEST Advice you have ever received in your life.Hi guys, I just wanted to know what the best advice was you have ever received - the typ of advice that you recall everytime you have to master a difficult situtation... ...
Fairmove
03 days 16 hours ago
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Item1A
24 days 14 min ago
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BGC Partners’ Limited Tokyo Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results Announcement to be Issued Prior to MarketNEW YORK, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC," or the "Company"), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced an update to the timing of its conference call to discuss these results. The timing...
allredmarr23
04 days 3 hours ago
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Damage Control: How to prevent small mistakes from destroying your "rockstar" statusWe'd all like to imagine that work will go smoothly 100% of the time. No mistakes, no blow ups with our bosses, no frustrations with the people below us. Just sunshine and rainbows every day. Huzzah! Unfortunately, for most of us mere mortals at least, that isn't how it always works out. So I though...
Ben_CharismaOnCommand
184 days 5 hours ago
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Swole15's Guide to Getting YokedStrap in, it's about to get weird. You might be thinking to yourself, swole15, what makes you qualified to tell others how to exercise? Calm your tits string bean, I'm about to tell you. Born large and fast, dominated HS football, signed a letter of intent to play linebacker at a decent program, got...
swole15
34 days 13 hours ago
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Wedding gift as best man?I have a wedding coming up, where I am the best man. I have known the guy for 15 years (met in high school and went to college together) and really want to get him a gift. I'm a little stuck on the gift however. My friend is of Pakistani heritage (family moved from Karachi) but was born and raised i...
ZenMaster
234 days 13 hours ago
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Rent in soho ? Hey guys. Me and 4 other friends just locked down a 3 bedroom apartment in soho for this summer. the rent is $6100 monthly, so split 5 ways it will be $1220 per month per person. The only caveat is that since there are 3 bedrooms and 5 people - one of us will get a single. My buddy offered to pay ex...
Sushi Burrito
54 days 13 hours ago
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Accounting/ Finance Question A company's purchases and sales during a year are shown below. Assume that all units are identical except their price. January 1: Purchase A @ $5. February 1: Purchase B @ $7. March 1: Sell B @ $8. April 1: Purchase C @ $10. May 1: Purchase D @13. June 1: Sell C @ $14. Find the COGS ($) & Ending...
tinagolding321
34 days 20 hours ago
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6 REAL Habits I've Observed From Self-Made MillionairesBusiness Insider (and forbes to a lesser extent) are flooding the younger generation with all of these seemingly simple ways to become a millionaire (see "13 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires"), and they're usually written by journalists, not millionaires, so beware of treating them as gospel. They a...
thebrofessor
175 days 2 hours ago
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Best Academic Economic Journals For Lay-PeopleSo more or less I'm trying to find some resources on economics and economic research which isn't overly quantitative but still academic and research quality. Does anyone know any journals worth looking at. I know several of you were BS/MS/PhD in Economics and was around that side of the subject a bi...
UTDFinanceGuy
35 days 8 hours ago
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DD with your Girlfriend’s Ex: When Investing Analogies Go Too FarDuring my career in impact investing, I've heard many analogies used to describe the investment industry. While these comparisons help people better understand the sector, there are risks to taking them too seriously. Below are a few of my favorite analogies, as well as what can happen when you take...
Isaac-Gross
05 days 11 hours ago
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how do some people stay in same company for whole career?I'm at a massive corporation as my first job now and there are tons of people who have been here for like 30 years and they are just senior analysts. I don't get it. How can you stay with same place and job that long and not advance further. they get in at 8:59 and leave at 4:59. I get some people l...
yankss101
65 days 13 hours ago
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How would an acquisition impact the EV and B/S of an acquirer?Hi, I have been fooled by this question in the past. I just wanted your opinion on my solutions. Imagine Company A acquires Company B: 1. How much would the EV of Company A increase? 2. What change would occur on the B/S of company A due to this acquisitiion? Data: Company B: Assets = $160 Liabiliti...
i_love_tacos
105 days 14 hours ago
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What your liquor of choice says about you In a rare moment, I've found myself at a local, wooden, quiet neighborhood bar sitting alone drinking my 3rd Budweiser with a closed out tab. I thought it a pleasant way to break up my week though I hope not to make a habit of it. With not much else to do, and tired of looking at screens all day (un...
itsanumbersgame
815 days 20 hours ago
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Why is the Microsoft Word such a piece of shit software?Sometimes I think Microsoft outsourced the developing of Word to a bunch of inbred retards... ...
The Phantom
335 days 22 hours ago
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Job Interviews and FlirtingHi all, I had a very weird experience recently and wanted to see whether someone here has had a similar one. I recently had last round interview for I job that I really want and I have the suspicion that I got flirted with during the interview - and what is even worse, I think I reciprocated that be...
cracker
316 days 32 min ago
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How much do poor undergrad grades haunt you years down the road even if you re-invent yourself?Say you're one of those people that didn't take college seriously (like barely graduated) and didn't develop that passion for investment banking that so many competitive Ivy League kids develop even before they start college. This means you did not get that 3.5 magic number that so many IBs want and...
Postgradwonderer
366 days 4 hours ago
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A High School Student Trying To Get AheadGreetings y'all, I'm currently in junior year of highschool going onto my senior this fall and since my freshmen year, I have been dedicated and ABSOLUTELY set for IB. I've been following everything within the financial industry. Thing is, I want to get more ahead and I need your advice. Many people...
ooooooops
196 days 7 hours ago
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Obamacare, Crony Capitalism, Economics & Mispricing RiskMonkeys, I wanted to have a discussion on this because I'm sure there are plenty out there who know more about this topic than I do (I'm betting @Eddie Braverman has some thoughts), but I wonder if ACA is failing or if it can be saved. Most people know about UNH's pulling out of ACA in a big way, b...
thebrofessor
606 days 8 hours ago
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Favorite finance / Wall Street movies? I only know a few titles like The Big Short, Inside Job, Wall Street, and maybe not many else. What would make your list? ...
Andrew-Jonathan
96 days 9 hours ago
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Where do you buy your shirts/suits/shoes? Online preferredGuys, where do you buy your shirts? suits? shoes? Does anyone buy online? If so, where from? Thanks. ...
SkyIsTheLimit
776 days 11 hours ago
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Best New York City Happy Hours?Hey Everyone, What's your favorite spot to hit after work, or even just your favorite spots in general whether it be later in the evening too? Does it have any highlight deals that you love the most? Some decent spots around me that I've went to have been El Vez, PJ Clarkes and some local pubs. I h...
nyerik123
151 week 2 hours ago
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Looking for a roommates for a Sept. 1 move inLate in the game here but I'm looking for roommates for a Sept. 1st lease. Will be working at a BB in Midtown. PM me if interested. ...
private_reserve
01 week 10 hours ago
+4
The Economic Impact of AmortalityIt may seem that these posts are meandering, but I promise we're getting somewhere. Today I'd like to discuss amortality and the possible economic impacts of people no longer dying with any regularity. What do I mean by "amortality"? Essentially that humans will be impervious to disease and disorder...
Eddie Braverman
471 week 12 hours ago
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8/22/16 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming webinar: -Hedge Fund Case: Commodity Investing, 8/23/16 Upcoming webinar rewinds on the WSO Frontpage (replays of old webinars you may have missed, free for 24 hours): Hedge Fund Case: Derivatives - CDS Basket, 8/26/2016 Posts of the Week: I'm a VP in MM PE, ask me any...
AndyLouis
01 week 1 day ago
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How to sleep anywhere anytime 101I'm back from Vegas in one piece, chumps. Thanks a lot for those sordid invitations in my inbox courtesy of your blackout selves. I think I met a couple of you, and I know for sure from the unspeakable smell of my clothes that I met some of your working female "friends." Extra special thanks to the...
Fear The Bulge
211 week 19 hours ago
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What to do in spare timeHey guys, like many of you, I am in a full time job with only the evenings/weekends off. Lately I have found myself not really knowing what do do in my free time though. I know it sounds strange, but in the little amount of time off that I have I feel like I should be doing something more meaningful...
naitos22
301 week 21 hours ago
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How do I get a girlfriend? I'm a very career oriented college student, and spend most of my time studying in college to get into law school for corporate law. I'm nearly done with my first year of college looking to finish with a 4.00, have interned at a fortune 500 company, and have an offer for a fortune 50 internship this ...
968712351542A
381 week 23 hours ago
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The 2016-2017 WSO Internship - Apply NowWe are VERY excited to open up this new internship opportunity to 5 talented and hard-working candidates. As you will see in the description below, this internship is different than anything we have offered in the past. I have managed hundreds of interns & campus reps over the last 5 years, but ...
AndyLouis
41 week 1 day ago
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Wallace and Associates Inc: Training & DevelopmentIdeally employers should have their own staff who are trained to conduct the company's investigations and disciplinary meetings. This lessens the reliance on, and costs associated with, engaging external consultants and lawyers. Wallace & Associates deliver training workshops to up-skill manager...
loeloe01
01 week 1 day ago
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BGC Partners Limited TokyoWHO WE ARE Headquartered in London and New York, BGC Partners (NASDAQ: BGCP) provides a wide range of services including trade execution, broker-dealer services, clearing, processing, information and other back office services. We offer our customers access to more than 200 financial products includ...
stallworthwac
01 week 1 day ago
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It's Time For A Maximum Voting AgeI thought it might be fun to start this new series of weekly posts with something not necessarily finance related, but something we're all sure to have some thoughts on. However you feel about the recent Brexit vote, one aspect of it really stood out: the disparity between older and younger voters. ...
Eddie Braverman
1191 week 1 day ago
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Excel Models for Rosenbaum & Pearl's Investment Banking 1st Edition Text Book?Hi there, does anyone know where I could obtain the excel templates (blank and completed) which accompanied the 'Investment Banking - Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts and Mergers & Acquisitions' textbook by Rosenbaum & Pearl (1st edition)? It is no longer available from the Wiley website. Thanks...
MajorMac
61 week 1 day ago
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Who's got the best office view?So I've been up literally all night sitting behind this desk staring out the window and I'm bored and waiting for my replacement to get here and it's got me wondering...Who's got the best view out their window? Got a good pic? Not that I think anyone else will be awake at 0704 on a Sunday morning,...
hummed46
01 week 1 day ago
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WSO equivalent for people interested in economics Hey guys, are there any websites similar to wall street oasis which are dedicated for people who wish to talk about economics related careers, tips etc? thanks Will give bananas. ...
Name Of Profit
01 week 2 days ago
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Northwestern Mutual Vault Top 10 Internship???? Total BSWhy is Northwestern Mutual (NWM) ranked as Vault's #5 top internship over BCG #8, Deloitte #21, RBC #28, etc. All the kids at my school that couldn't get internships at respectable companies all ended up interning at NWM when they had nowhere else to go. At the career fair, one of their recruiters l...
naperry12
01 week 3 days ago
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H4 VisaHi everyone, I'm currently on an H4 Visa, which is a little different from the F1 that most international students are on. Does anyone know which companies wouldn't mind sponsoring my Visa for an internship? Thanks ...
marchmadness
01 week 3 days ago
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Coffee recommendations?About to have another all-nighter. At times like this, I've been keeping myself awake by drinking Death Wish Coffee: As its name implies, this thing is realllllly strong. Lately though, I feel like it may be a bit too much for me. I'm considering buying a bulk amount of coffee and gearing more towar...
fine-nance
521 week 3 days ago
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Fantasy Football 2016It's that wonderful time of year again. Where spend our Sunday's splitting our time between watching full grown men destroy their bodies for our entertainment and checking our phones for fantasy updates. Who are the Studs, Sleepers, and Bust of this season? My thoughts: Studs RB : D. Johnson, E....
BankingBananas
161 week 3 days ago
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PowerPoint: How often is it used?Investment Banking: Used ALL THE TIME Management Consulting: Used ALL THE TIME How often does an entrepreneur use PowerPoint? I assume that it might be necessary when making presentations to VCs. Is it correct to say that PowerPoint is the standard thing to use for presentations everywhere in the pr...
dawinner
11 week 3 days ago
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8/19/16 - WSO Weekly Wrap UpIn case you missed them, here're some of last week's most popular topics: I'm a VP in MM PE, ask me anything Post By @MPGFeel free to ask me about the industry, the firm I'm in, interview questions, etc. Battling constant fatigue Post By @jerry4332What do you do to battle a constant feeling of fatig...
Lucas_M
01 week 4 days ago
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Commercial Banking earning potential and other questions. I know this may not be the most popular topic on this forum, but any information is greatly appreciated. I am struggling to get accurate information on salary expectation and typical career progression in the top 4 CB's. Is MM Commercial Banking similar to that of Corporate Banking in terms of model...
VolFan05
81 week 3 days ago
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Evan McMullin, Wharton and GS Alum, Launches Anti-Trump Presidential BidEvan McMullin today launched an Anti-Trump conservative Republican bid. His resume is stacked, between Chief Policy Director, Banker at GS, and the CIA, but he's definitely a relative unknown. Chief Policy Director U.S. House of Representatives | Republican Conference January 2015 - Present (1 yea...
CRE
31 week 3 days ago
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Best Scene from the GamblerIt's Friday and I feel like telling my boss F-You... Maybe I'll shit on his desk today. "I am of the Universe" The Gambler scene ...
redbeard
01 week 3 days ago
0
Great podcast on game and lifeBeyond entertaining, this author is witty and serious on the issues. Listen and gain some insight.http://amanindemandradio.podbean.com/e/episode-46-... ...
BatMasterson
21 week 3 days ago
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Morgan Stanley Logo on LinkedInThis is really stupid but it's been bugging me. What's the deal with Morgan Stanley's logo on linkedin? It's the same but it appears they removed the letters "a" and "o" so that it reads "M rg n St nley". Is this an intern prank, a glitch in the matrix, or am I going insane and am the only one seein...
WinstonWolf
11 week 4 days ago
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Stay in (slightly) better opportunity or move back homeHi everyone, I know I've been writing a lot. But there's a new situation on my hands and really want to voice this out. First define city (A,B) where (A,B) can either be (Chicago, New York), (Singapore, Hong Kong) or (London, Moscow). Me and my now fiance both started out in A. One year ago, I move...
Nijikon
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Handicapping the 2016 GOP nominationIt's never too early to talk about the 2016 election. The GOP field is totally wide open; not since 1964 has the race been so widely open, with no clear frontrunner or heir apparent. Here are my thoughts on the main guys who will probably run. Jeb Bush: the big gorilla in the room. His last nam...
mbavsmfin
501 week 4 days ago
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The Plight of Needing to Increase EndlesslyHey guys, I have recently been listening to a lot of podcasts due to elongated commutes into the city (Toronto transit infrastructure blows). In all of the business podcasts I was listening to (Bloomberg Surveillance, Slate Money, Marketplace, etc.) they were discussing the horrific productivity nu...
CanadianEnergyBanker
31 week 4 days ago
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Best Inspirational moviesHey fellow monkeys Have some time off and this is my last week before i start the drill. I like inspirational movies and would like you guys to share your top 5/10 Cheerio ...
techiee
291 week 4 days ago
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'Equity' (2016) Movie Review: The Harsh Tale of Women on Wall Street"Equity" came out last week (limited release) and currently has a 83% rating on Rotten Tomatoes Coming straight out of 2016 TriBeCa Film Festival, Meera Menon's Equity is dubbed "the first all-female Wall Street movie" by many. It is an incredibly ambitious movie that shows the tougher side of women...
Alibabes56
341 week 4 days ago
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Join First Ark Group as a Business Manager - Asset Strategy & Investments in Knowsley, UKNewly created role within a thriving organisation Experience within Asset Strategy and Process Improvement is pivotal About Our Client Vivark is setting a new benchmark for facilities management and social enterprise across the North West. Vivark are part of the First Ark Group, an innovative social...
Mary-Johnson
01 week 4 days ago
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How can I save the most money living in NYC?I spent most of my life living in the southeast of the US, have never set foot in NYC before, but I will have to move there soon for a job that pays ~45K (pretty low, I know). My question is: What are some ways I can be the most frugal living in NYC? I'm going to live there for 3 years and I want to...
fine-nance
351 week 4 days ago
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Where do you meet young single girls in NYC?I recently started a banking job in NYC and don't know anyone in the city. Where do you meet single girls? Where have you had success picking up chicks? I don't want to waste time in random bars. ...
midwestbanker5555
1111 week 5 days ago
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Where has "deal of the week" gone?Hey, maybe I'm being stupid here, but I'm sure ny times deal book had a "deal of the week" section that opened up a page with multiples paid, rationale for both sides etc. But I can't for the life of me find it now. Is it still around? Is it even on NY deal book? Thanks T ...
TommyGunn
21 week 6 days ago
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MD Tried to Get Me FiredHi Everyone, I am an international student and I am currently a female Summer Associate at a middle market investment bank in Chicago. This week is my second to my last week of the internship at my firm and I had some serious issue with the MD and there is a very high chance that I will be fired fro...
swk5508
81 week 6 days ago
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company reorg..how to handle it?Well, if I could hate my job even more, it happened today. Team got notified of a reorg. Im at a F50 company, my team currently does basically the financially reporting, accounting, etc and such for our corp RE team (we are technically within RE) They are just taking people from my team such as my m...
yankss101
01 week 6 days ago
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WSO Flash Quiz #1 - Win Free Access to WSO's Job Board or Video Library Hey all, we're starting up a new weekly quiz where you can win access to our job board or video library. First person to get all four answers correct wins the access! Contest ends this Friday 8/19 11:59pm et. Winner will be alerted via PM by Monday and has the choice of access to 1 month of our job ...
AndyLouis
21 week 6 days ago
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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 users work in, fine dining will be a shared interest. Off the top of my head, some of my favorites have been Gary Danko in ...
Ace Rothstein
841 week 6 days ago

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