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WallStreetOasis.com
494 months 3 weeks ago
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Good GPA?What would be considered a "good GPA" as an undergrad that IB's target? Does being at a "target school" allow more leniency with GPA's than non-targets? ...
james20152069
245 min 24 sec ago
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Do kids ever get ignored/dinged for having too good of a resume?Hey guys, So simple question. In the context of graduate and summer recruiting, do firms ever ignore (don't even call) or reject kids because their resumes are too stacked? Also are people less likely to respond to a cold email from someone with a sick resume? Maybe it's a concern that the person h...
throwaway1020
93 days 10 hours ago
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Demolish it as need bePlease take a look. Id appreciate everyone's constructive criticism. Danka, ...
Beefboy13
34 days 23 hours ago
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Important question for ResumeIs it important to put how much money the company you previously worked for manages? I've seen "AUM $4b" before and wanted to know if this is something companies look for on resumes. Kind of a noob question but I would like clarification on it. ...
mCobb
15 days 18 hours ago
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Am I on the right track? Hey everyone, I'm in the process of applying to a number of BB firms - so far, I've applied for IB positions at Goldman and JPM. Does my resume resemble that of someone who can land a position in IB next summer? I'm in the process of taking technical courses in valuation/modeling that I'll add to m...
BrooklynSachs
26 days 10 min ago
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Resume Review - trying to make the jump from WM to ERI'm currently working in an Equity Research capacity in WM, am a CFA L3 candidate, and I'm currently taking the Full Training the Street Course so I have a 'hard credential' aside just from what I do day to day. I'm asking for help because I have been applying to entry-level/junior ER positions and...
Sleepy to EBITDA
231 week 8 hours ago
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Tear my resume apart (consulting with mediocre GPA)Hey everyone, Im a rising senior and I'm interested in breaking into Management Consulting. I know my GPA sucks but I'm hoping my experiences will help make up for it. Please tear me a new hole. For some reason when I converted my word document to .pdf, double spaces appeared in between words. Pleas...
kh4rnage
61 week 10 hours ago
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How important is the "Interests" section of a resume?Space is tight. I may have to cut the section out. How important is it for recruiters to see your personal interests/activities? ...
TGICapitalism
1211 week 23 hours ago
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Looking to lateral, any advice appreciated!I am looking to lateral from a F100 analyst position to a boutique/MM IBD analyst role. If my resume needs professional help that will be the next step, but thought I would start here! Ignore the locations :) I have been told my bullets might be too long and wordy, but I have also heard conflicting ...
Elephant69
41 week 1 day ago
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Include role model/specific person on Resume?I've decided to add some of my interests to my resume. All three I can talk in-depth about, however Bill Murray seems a little risque and just kind of odd... but he's the man. "Portland Trail Blazers, deep-sea fishing, and anything Bill Murray" Yes/no? ...
Traderade
01 week 1 day ago
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Listing Tinder under interestsHi guys, I've got a competitive resume for SA recruitment but I need some solid interests. Right now I got Sailing, fitness, non-fiction reading. Thinking about listing tinder, since I'm a tinder ninja and slay poon in the city with it. Anyone got any other interest advice? I got some free time th...
Joejohnsonpo
61 week 2 days ago
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Resume Advice - current BB S&T summer analystHello, I'm a rising junior, currently interning at a top BB in sales & trading. I like it, but I really want to do banking. What's the best way to word my experience to be best prepared for IBD recruiting? Any examples? Thanks guys ...
Z_green95
01 week 4 days ago
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RIP MY RESUME APART ! Literally!Exploring career opportunities other than Investment Banking. Any advice on where I should focus my efforts? Currently looking into: Consulting (Would be quite awesome but might be difficult... idk) Financial Analyst for F500 Sales & Trading Capital Markets (Follow them, very interested and trad...
arigoldness
71 week 4 days ago
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Resume review for London IBD/MBB applications (urgent help please)Hi all, Whilst being a member of WSO for a substantial amount of time, I have not used the site for a while whilst sitting my finals at the University of Oxford. I am currently applying to London MBB and IBD shops. I wondered if anyone would be willing to have a brief look at my CV. It would be ext...
PiersMorgan
41 week 4 days ago
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Include standardized test scores?Should I include standardized test scores on my resume? I am currently a rising junior, not really sure exactly what I want to do yet but I am looking at F500 finance and non-MBB consulting, as well as a few other things. Not really interested in IB. My school is a large state school, mostly a non...
jackandjim
21 week 4 days ago
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8 months unemployment.Hey guys, Im down on my luck and Im approaching my 8th month of being unemployed. Right now, I am really nervous about the future. Can you take a look at my resume and tell me if its enough to land an interview for a corporate/ commercial banking positions? Sincerely, ~Struggling monkey ...
yungmonkey100
201 week 4 days ago
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Non-traditional resume format review Hi guys, I was wondering if someone could take a look at this resume format and offer their thoughts on it. I'm a rising junior at a non-target interested in banking and a friend of mine that is studying design created this format for me. I'm trying to make mine stand out a little from all of the o...
WeMadeIt
21 week 4 days ago
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Should I include clubs on campus where I was only a member?Currently I have a few clubs that look something like: Investment Banking Club X-Y dates Member -Learned about financial services, banking, etc bullchit Running into some space constraints and thinking of removing the description, and possibly omitting entirely? ...
hughwattmate
21 week 4 days ago
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Deal Experience Question For Resume UpdateCurrently a sophomore summer analyst at a boutique bank with pretty good deal flow. I've officially been staffed on one deal where i was essentially shadowing the analyst/associate and helping them out throughout the summer. What are some typical points of relevancy from deals to add to my resume as...
BetaBanker
01 week 5 days ago
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Brand Name vs Experience (PE Internship)I am currently at a top PE shop (think Oaktree, KKR). I have an offer from two other PE shops to intern during the year. One has more of "brand name", but the internship will be more along of the lines of BD, while the other one is a family office where I will be more involved in the deal (modeli...
zayusphd
01 week 5 days ago
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Weird GPA/Test Score Situation - Do I Include my GPA?I'm a rising sophomore at a target school with a pretty shitty GPA - just a 2.8 after freshman year. Right now I'm applying to intern positions for the summer of 2017. Here's are the caveats - why I think my poor GPA may be overlooked. 1. I'm currently on a very quantitative Math/Physics/CS track ...
raceequalsasian
22 weeks 16 hours ago
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M7 MBA Candidate Resume AdviceFellow monkeys, Please share your thoughts on my resume attached to this post. I'm soon to start full-time grad school at an M7. Ideally, I'd like to secure a BB IBD SA position for the summer. However, I'm flexible/realistic to do EB and MM IBD as well as MBB. About 2-3 years post-graduation I'd li...
STARCHITECT
62 weeks 1 day ago
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One Page ResumeI recently ran across a post on here that said a one page resume was all that is needed. Is this true and what everyone is doing? I hired a local resume writer and mine is two pages. Should I shorten it? I have 7-10 years of corporate finance/development experience and am looking to network with...
redbeard
42 weeks 1 day ago
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Top 10 MBA Applicant ResumeFeedback appreciated. If anyone wants the un-obfuscated version, PM me. Applying to top schools during R1 and if needed R2 this year. 760GMAT, 3.3 UG GPA, 3.9 grad GPA, have a politically correct sob story explaining low undergrad gpa. Went into the same industry as my blue collar father but in a ...
xelink
02 weeks 2 days ago
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Seeking Advice on Mixed Feedback for Resume - Thankful for Any HelpI've been receiving mixed feedback on my resume from my school career center and from users on here. Just wanting to ask a few questions and get some thoughts on what you all think. Thanks in advance for any help. 1. Is it 100% necessary to use 3 bullet points for each position I've had? If not, cou...
scdraider
02 weeks 4 days ago
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Strengthening ResumeI have an internship this summer at a small investment firm, mostly dealing with retirement planning, a few individual wealth management clients, etc. It isn't ideal, but it was last minute since a guy I had an internship lined up with kind of screwed me over. Anyway, I get a small stipend for the s...
Cool Hand Luke
02 weeks 5 days ago
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Include "Unusual" Experience?Currently updating my resume after a few months in IB. I work at a boutique so sometimes there are unusual assignments. Long story short, one of our projects was advising a start up marijuana business which mainly entailed creating 1) reports consisting of potential future buyers, industry landscape...
pineapplechipmunks
02 weeks 6 days ago
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Should you include resume in first cold email? Does it differ if you are emailing an analyst or VP? ...
ELF_Engineering
102 weeks 6 days ago
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Resume RequestWhy are official resumes requested before starting? Is it just for records, or for checking gpa? ...
jordanlee28
12 weeks 6 days ago
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SEC Internship on Resume?Should I put an SEC internship that I had on my resume? My work there was with a chief economist doing economic/quantitative analysis work. I'm afraid that leaving it would hurt me more than add value as banks would consider me to be a liability maybe? At the same time, leaving it off would make my ...
wanttobreakin111
63 weeks 6 hours ago
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SAT on my resume?Student at target school currently adjusting my resume. My SAT score wasn't great (2050 range) and I don't know if it's going to hurt me. Should I bother putting it on my resume or just leaving it off? Is anyone going to ask or really care that much? ...
copper245
53 weeks 1 day ago
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"Interests" section of a CVHey fellow monkeys, So I'm trying to fix my CV for the upcoming summer internships and I was wondering what I should put in the "interests" section with. I feel like it's a bullshit section and I have often seen people fill it will all types of randomness like "stock markets", "soccer" and shit like...
Hatting
73 weeks 2 days ago
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Resume length exaggerationkhlhlkhlkhlhnmjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjkkkkkjjkjhlhjlhjkhllhkjlhjlkhjklhklhjklh jjj j j j j j j j j j j ...
Californiastone
33 weeks 2 days ago
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Should I start a data analytics clubI am a rising junior at a target Canadian school. For the upcoming year, I am considering to open a Data Analytics club. I am planning to organize many events related to data in finance within this club. I was wondering how much could this help my resume ? (my ultimate goal is to break into IB or S...
abstro
23 weeks 6 days ago
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SA IBD Non-WSO/M&I Resume-- Help appreciated (being harsh is good)Hey All, Trying to work on my resume for SA Recruiting, hopefully BB but I'll take what I can get (also in case people I e-mail ask for my resume). The format is a little bit different than M&I and WSO, and while I thought it was fine before, it has much less free space compared to the standard ...
chihayafull
23 weeks 6 days ago
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Please critique my Resume - Your advice is most appreciatedHey Guys, I was wondering if you guys can go ahead and critique my resume and give me some tips. Some background info, before my current job I had a mostly operational background. My current job involves more fundmental analysis. I have learned a lot, but its time to move on. I am looking into movi...
hyrum
03 weeks 6 days ago
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RESUME REVIEW- Haven't ever gotten ANY response, fix my terrible resumeLooking to do IB in New York, maybe M&A or healthcare if I get any choice, yes I know it'll take some hustle. Rising junior, IB junior summer recruitment is on the horizon. Currently looking for an internship at a boutique in NYC by cold emailing, getting some responses but nothing promising ye...
ballhard223
24 weeks 1 day ago
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Listing "Selected Transaction Experience" on LinkedIn?I recently saw a few analysts/associates list this on their linkedIn and thought it looked a little funny. Do you guys mostly just save it for your resume for recruiting/lateraling? Or do most of you guys throw it up for everyone to see? ...
srj62
81 month 1 day ago
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Resume Guidelines from a WSO Drop ReviewerI have reviewed a number of resumes from a recent WSO drop, and while I've received some really wonderful ones that I have passed on (at least one received an offer!), I had far too many that were just terrible, which should not happen given the wealth of advice WSO has to offer on resumes. So, I th...
anaismalcolm
341 month 4 days ago
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Macchiavelli11
01 month 4 days ago
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Going for a second post-graduate role, what needs to be improved?Hello everyone, Currently just past the halfway point of a fixed one-year internship & about to start looking for a different role as I know it can take some time. Currently working for a relatively large (think multi billion AuM) Alternative Investment Manager with a large number of managed acc...
-Imperator-
21 month 4 days ago
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Referencing Select Transactions on ResumeHi All, I was hoping to get some insight into what the industry standard is for referencing transactions on your resume. If a deal that you worked on is in agreement, can you still list it as a select transaction on your resume? Also, if the transaction has not yet been announced via press release...
optimisticmonkey
11 month 5 days ago
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WSO Hall of Fame: Resume Advice ForumThe Wall Street Oasis Resume Advice Hall of Fame provides a comprehensive collection of some of WSO's best topics on resumes. Keep in mind this Hall of Fame does not include Q&A sessions by WSO veterans. To view a full list of Q&A’s & Interviews please navigate here. If you think ...
WallStreetOasis.com
01 month 5 days ago
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A Question on Transfer Credits and GPAHi all, I'm new to the site, so forgive me if this thread is misplaced or my question has already been answered. A little bit about me: I'm currently entering my 3rd year of undergraduate studies at a Canadian business school. I completed my first year at a different business school, and later tran...
MadMan55
21 month 6 days ago
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What should your resume look like?I'm currently a high school sophomore in between deciding careers. On one hand I want to do medical because of the job security and the high income (450,000+) and on the other I want a wall street job because of the late-life salary (granted I don't get laid off or there isn't another recession). I ...
pointystar
91 month 1 week ago
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Big Four Intern interested in moving into IBWho I am: -Graduated from a state university in the US -Majored in Political Science with some coursework in business management; Overall GPA 3.3, Major GPA 3.7 -I have spent the past 3 months working for a Big 4 firm in Dublin, Ireland. My position is a work cooperative, focusing on audit/core assu...
cheese_waffle
21 month 1 week ago
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supamoney
11 month 1 week ago
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Devour this savory rising sophomore resume WSO Hi! Rising sophomore at a semi target/non target (think top 30ish university) in the northeast. Any suggestions on how to improve my resume? Goals are ER, AM, Consulting. Interning in the venture arm likely doing financial technology analysis at a startup accelerator in the SF Bay Area. I'm also doi...
Tam Wake
51 month 1 week ago
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Resume Boosters for an Applicant Applying to Investment BanksI am going into my senior year of college. I have completed 2 summer internships in a well known insurance firm. I am interested in leaving the insurance industry and working at an investment bank when I graduate. Are there any certifications I can obtain before graduation that would be beneficia...
BullishTrader
11 month 1 week ago
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Put Analyst Ranking on Resume Hey, was fortunate enough to be ranked the #1 2nd year analyst globally at my firm and wanted to check what your thoughts are on including this on my resume. (I know we are not supposed to know but this always gets out...) Was think of including the below on my CV: "For the year 2015-16, globally ra...
N96k2q2NVy
201 month 2 weeks ago
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College Sophomore Shooting Towards M&A/Consulting -- Tear my resume apart!I'm a sophomore finance major at a semi-target that has light/infrequent recruiting for M&A, but a few banks for S&T, consulting, etc. My school is ranked 35-40 nationally. I'll be interning at a small consulting firm in Singapore this summer, and that portion is not yet on my actual resume,...
Savanty
41 month 2 weeks ago
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CFA Level 1 during freshmenHello! I am an incoming freshman, and I wanted to get my level 1 CFA out of the way quickly. Does anyone know if there are any time limits when it comes to these exams? To be clearer, do my exams become void after a few years? I don't want to study hard only to have it void. Thanks! ...
Asiannerdygeek
21 month 2 weeks ago
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Would you put a IB summer internship you're currently a month into on your resume?Curious to hear opinions on this. I'd redraft the resume after the internship is complete, but I have a couple EC applications due this summer and wondering if I should put my current internship on there. ...
StreetofBulls
51 month 2 weeks ago
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Is Financial Engineering Worth It?I'm a freshman at Columbia University. I love it so far, and am on track to major in Financial Economics and Computer Science. However, Columbia also has a 3-2 program where students spend 3 years in the college, and then move over to the engineering school. If I went with this route, I would end up...
Kboy86
11 month 2 weeks ago
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Junior prepping for FT lateralingHere it is. I am going to be reaching out to alumni at big banks all over the U.S. and want something ready if they ask for a resume. Please tell me how I can make it better. Cheers. ...
UmamiSalami
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Putting a deal that died on my resumeI worked on this potential deal for over a month contemplating different structures and working through an lbo model. Our client was outbid so the deal died. I worked a lot on this and did some pretty interesting analysis. The transaction was announced, could I put the name of the Company on my resu...
dogboo
21 month 3 weeks ago
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Open letter to pros: if you've ever told some fresh-faced college kid that his/her resume is impressive & meant it, thank you.Not unlike a lot of us on WSO, I am an ambitious college kid. I care about my future. I care about how I look. Deep down, I'm even blessed with a little bit of confidence. I may have a high GPA, some neat extracurricular activities, and even some honest-to-God leadership experience on that neatly-o...
JYF
01 month 3 weeks ago
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Big 4 Audit to Financial Due DiligenceI am a big 4 senior in one of the major US city trying make a move into Financial Due Diligence. I am trying to transfer within my firm and also been talking to other Big 4 firms. I have tried to spin some of my audit experiences for more finance and leadership points. Would really appreciate any f...
btt88
51 month 3 weeks ago
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Name dropping in cover lettersHello guys! Im thinking of applying to a BB and need some help with my cover letter. I bumped into an exec director a few months back, although from a completely different country and division to the one that im applying for. How do i drop his name in my cover letter? ...
sam619
71 month 3 weeks ago
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How much to include current SA role on resume for accelerated FT recruiting?Hey guys, I'll be starting my SA stint in a couple of weeks. I know FT recruiting starts pretty early (like July), so I've started working on updating my resume. A couple of questions: How much/what exactly should I put on my resume for my SA role? By the time I'd need to submit resumes, I don't thi...
WSOreader375
11 month 4 weeks ago
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Which major/minor combination?Hi, so I'm an incoming sophomore and I'm trying to figure out my next steps in terms of determining my major(s) and minor(s). I have a lot of different options that I can explore, but I am looking for the best combination that will get me into IB/HF/AM. I can only choose a total of 3 maximum studies...
wafers
32 months 1 day ago
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FT Recruitment without InternshipsHi, I'm looking to get into a banking role post graduation, in Spring 2017. I do not have a banking internship on my resume, and to be franque, have virtually zero relevant professional experience on my resume, as of now. Add to that my lack of notable involvement in my school's finance club and it'...
ChronicRager
42 months 3 days ago
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Recruiting for MBB FT this Fall! - Tear my resume apartHey guys, I'm an incoming 4th year undergraduate student based in Toronto, Canada. I'll be actively recruiting this fall. I wasn't too successful in getting interviews for summer placements but I've worked hard since then to build up my resume and skill set. ...
1Modmy3guy
22 months 3 days ago
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MOOC?Hello WSO, I'm a newer user and have enjoyed reading various advice posts about career development. My question is regarding the use of MOOC content on resumes or Linkedin profiles; are they considered at all relevant by recruiters or hiring managers, or do they mark an applicant as a wannabe? Backg...
AdmiralAndroid
02 months 1 week ago
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[Adviced needed] Research paper for Resumehello, I am an undergraduate sophomore interested in the Asset Management field. Unfortunately, I did not get a summer internship. But I am currently in the process of doing research on my own (not associated with school or professor. Purely my own). The topic is bond portfolio management. I am wond...
FSAQFI
32 months 1 week ago
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Moving into Healthcare ER, What's the Worst Line on this Resume?Have said it elsewhere so I'll be brief, but I'm a PhD with several years' post-doctoral experience in neuroscience/pharmacology finally getting the f*** out of academia and move into ER in the healthcare fields. Biotech, pharma, med tech... I am fascinated by them all. I've done a bunch of informat...
BioTekkie
22 months 1 week ago
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Will graduate next month, can I list "cum Laude, etc" on resume? Based on my GPA, I already know that I will be graduating next month with honors, Summa Cum Laude and possibly Salutatorian. Would it be unethical to list that on my resume now? I ask because I know the job search process usually takes months and by the time they actually get around to looking at it...
Red2016
22 months 1 week ago
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Regarding Extracurricular activities?Learning online things like machine learning from udacity and the certificates from udacity can be considered as extra curricular activities? ...
Inderpreet-Singh
12 months 1 week ago
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How to sex it up?I'm planning on changing jobs and I'm struggling with my resume. For the past 10 years or so I've worked in public accounting and have been a tax manager the past 2-3. The problem I'm having is how to describe my work duties in an impressive way. I work hard and do quality work but I don't think it'...
tmcm11
12 months 1 week ago
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Incoming FT IB Analyst Preparing Buyside ResumeHi there, Please critique on my resume and competitiveness (PE/HF). ...
Sunday Morning
32 months 2 weeks ago
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CV/Resume - secondary educationHi, I was just wondering if not putting where I went to secondary school (i.e. just listing where I got my Bachelor and Master's degrees from) would have significant effects on my application (I'm thinking of FO roles in investment banks). Essentially I got cautioned by the police (in the UK - see m...
ptrchk
12 months 2 weeks ago
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from engineering to IB, consultinghello! I am interested in front office IB roles (along with trading etc) or consulting or commercial law and maybe corporate finance I have good chances of securing a job as an engineer in a large automotive company. Can you give me any advice on how to use that to move on to front office IB, consu...
investro
02 months 2 weeks ago
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Help reword this, will give SBHave a line in my resume that reads as follows, "Grew business by xx% to a x-year record high and achieved the highest client retention in the country" Is there a better way to start this bullet point? How would you reword this? ...
comtrader
32 months 3 weeks ago
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MFin grad wanting to enter IB - be merciless!!!Hi all, I am a fresh Master in Finance graduate looking for a foot in the door in the IB industry. Minimal to no finance experience and need my CV to stand out. Any other career advice outside of simply the CV would be more than welcome. Thank you all so much in advance!!! ...
yingand
152 months 3 weeks ago
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Destroy Me! Engineer trying to break into asset management/investment banking resume Hey Everyone, Aerospace engineering graduate from top engineering school trying to break into Asset Management/investment banking. Been out of school for about a year or so and trying to figure out if my resume needs more/different content or something is wrong with it etc. Strengths? Weaknesses? D...
TheTower
02 months 4 weeks ago
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Where to list internal trading group on resumeI joined an invite-only internal trading group within the company for top performing junior traders focused on forming trading strategies that's led by senior traders about a year and a half ago. Would you recommend I list this under education or leadership/extracurriculars? It does have some course...
comtrader
02 months 4 weeks ago
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What the hell is wrong with my resume? I have been dinged from 18/20 jobs that I felt I was qualified for. Please tear it apart, any criticism will be helpful. The first resume is unedited. I paid a resume review service (mistake) to update my resume. I'm not sure why the hell they made it two pages. Keep in mind that all info has been e...
newschool332
43 months 1 day ago
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Carbozz
53 months 3 days ago
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Website of startup that you sold on resume?Hey Guys, I am currently job hunting and wanted to polish up my resume. I owned a startup company throughout undergrad and sold it after two years of operating for 40k. The name of the startup is somewhat vague on my resume. I was considering putting the name and the website so employers notice that...
takenotes08
03 months 3 days ago
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Cover letter for Experienced MBA who recently completed MS in FinanceHey Guys, I am applying to companies, but not having luck in getting any interview calls. One of the issues could be my cover letter. Please evaluate and let me know if i could change something. ...
Raghav-Khurana
03 months 3 days ago
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Tear Me DownHi guys. I'm an options trader at a BB with about 5 years' experience and I run several books. Now that I've got some experience I've started looking at the buy-side; I've also been contacted by recruiters, etc., so I'm in need of a resume. Frankly, I haven't worked on my resume seriously since col...
creditcrisis
103 months 6 days ago
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Applying to boutiques. Wreck meHi, I am applying for internships at boutiques for this upcoming summer (IB). Would love to hear some feedback. Thanks a lot. ...
fillorkillat65
13 months 6 days ago
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HELP! AB/JPMC Offers - which is better? - Two great opportunities Hi everyone, I am looking for some advice from some experiences professionals. I have two great opportunities. I currently work for JPMC (retail side) as a mortgage underwriter. I received an offer from Mortgage Capital Markets Analyst in Iselin, NJ. It is still on the retail side, but division is M...
Banker11787
13 months 6 days ago
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Boutique IB, Big4 CorpFin or Gap Year after BB IB for CV Hi, I have recently left a BB IB (was a junior IBD analyst there, the office at my home country was closed due to bad economic conditions) and have 4 months until my MSc in Finance at LSE starts. I was planning to work for a few months and at the moment I have 2 offers: one from a small boutique IB ...
DisappointedWithMyLife
03 months 6 days ago
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Extracurriculars - Member of top finance clubs on campus I am a member of one of the top finance clubs on campus that really helps when recruiters see it on your resume. However, I'm not liking the time commitment, direction of the club and dues given the value it is providing me in terms of education. I am thinking about dropping it now (I am a junior a...
xiamen92
33 months 1 week ago
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background check anxiety: date mistake on resumeFor one of my experiences I wrote June-August 2015. After getting all of the documents ready for the background check, I realized that the contract actually started on July 2, so I should've said July-August 2015 instead. This really was a honest mistake... What are the potential consequences of thi...
cccccccccci
13 months 1 week ago
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Cold calling with success - please help review my resume - Jr Non TargerI have started cold calling alum in IB and I have been having a good amount of success. I want to make sure my resume looks great before they start asking for me to send it to them. I have already took it to my school office of professional development. ...
Oakbro2112
03 months 1 week ago
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Last year student, do I got a shot for an internship (swedish)I currently study in Sweden at the country's second best business school. From what I know the school, is semi targeted, especially from the banks in London . Although the competition is really hard (and I did not expect anything else), but I need all the things to strengthen my resume even more. I...
Ninjasven
03 months 1 week ago
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Do I have a shot at an IBD SA position next summer? Hello all, I am going to be graduating a year later than expected due to transferring to a new university, therefore I may have another shot at landing a summer analyst position. I encourage all comments and criticisms! Thanks in advance ...
NontargetIBDude
33 months 1 week ago
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Review for banking and accountingI would appreciate if someone can point out issues with my resume. I'm still in school but will be applying for commercial/retail banking and accounting soon. I haven't mentioned CPA in resume but I have registered for the program and will be taking one CPA Prep core course this summer. I got exemp...
atush
03 months 1 week ago
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College Decision-Bucknell vs Wake Forest PLEASE HELPHello All, I am a high school senior preparing to make a college decision. I have narrowed my list down to two colleges: Wake Forest University and Bucknell University. I liked Wake Forest University a lot but am a little turned-off by the "grade deflation" at the University. I also enjoyed visit...
gs98
03 months 2 weeks ago
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Externship (?) on a resumeSo I am a freshman in a semi-target school and I was wondering if some of the efforts I am making are good for a resume. Through some cold calling and lukewarm calling I have secured two Asset Management externships where I will be periodically presenting stock pitches to the firm's partners. The fi...
AtticuSFincg
23 months 2 weeks ago
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Does the summer before freshman year undergrad count?I wasn't very involved in securing an internship this summer. As a result, I will most likely be working as a run-of-the-mill camp counselor for this summer. I am a rising undergraduate Freshman who is interested in IB/consulting. I am not sure if I want to do a summer internship this summer, and I ...
g2g2mariners
53 months 2 weeks ago
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Please critique my Resume (Goal: wealth management and asset management)Hi Guys! I am 24 years old with 1 year of full-time experience at a multi-family office. The name of the company is completely unknown and it doesn't even have a website. My goal with this cv is to transition into a wealth management or Asset Management role in Europe or Asia (not necessarily the bi...
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How to best word my study abroad experience (format issues)Hey guys, long time stalker here. I'm currently on my study abroad in Barcelona, but am having trouble fitting it into my resume (format-wise). The main issue is that I'm taking classes at two institutions at the same time: 1) IES (an established study abroad program with locations in various count...
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Biggest regret from college? What opportunities do you regret not taking during college? Especially during your first two years leading up to SA recruiting. ...
danad
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MBA CandidateI am rewriting my resume, and I wish to include that I will be completing my MBA and Masters in Finance in 2017. How should I word this on my resume, and where should I place it on the resume (top or bottom)? ...
Vincejackrox
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Confused about my future.Hi members. It is my first post on this website. I have a very complicated story and I want help from you people. I have tried to make my story as short as possible. I am 23 years old Male from a South Asian country, currently learning German language in Berlin to fulfill University entrance require...
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