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SPOTLIGHT: The Other Road Rules and FAQsThe goal of Wall Street Oasis' The Other Road forum is to give our users the best possible snapshot of life in other areas of finance (including entrepeneurship, start-ups, and corporate/F500 positions), from internships and recruiting to compensation and career progression. Working towards that goa...
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7 Things I Learned While Running a BusinessThought some of you may enjoy reading this. For the last 1-2 years, I've been running an editing service as a side gig. I probably won't operate it for too much longer because my regular job takes too much time, but I thought there were some good takeaways from running it that I will definitely cons...
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7 Things I Learned While Running a BusinessThought some of you may enjoy reading this. For the last 1-2 years, I've been running an editing service as a side gig. I probably won't operate it for too much longer because my regular job takes too much time, but I thought there were some good takeaways from running it that I will definitely cons...
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Slate Interview with entrepreneur Divya Narendrahttps://soundcloud.com/panoply/the-moment-divya-na... ...
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Slate Interview with entrepreneur Divya Narendrahttps://soundcloud.com/panoply/the-moment-divya-na... ...
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Victor Edozien of Asaba Group Holdings: Tips on Innovative Solutions in ManagementInnovative management has come of age in recent decades as a result of shifting customer needs and the overall business environment brought about by technological advancement and also policy changes in the global community. Whether we like it or not, every venture, great or small, has to deal with t...
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UnSexy Business - Innovation and How To SucceedSo guys; My dreams of Wall Street come to a halt recently. Long story short, changed degree and accepted a job as an operations / chief assistant to the boss / estimation for a local construction company. Construction, HVAC and welding are all considered unsexy trades and not traditional business...
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UnSexy Business - Innovation and How To SucceedSo guys; My dreams of Wall Street come to a halt recently. Long story short, changed degree and accepted a job as an operations / chief assistant to the boss / estimation for a local construction company. Construction, HVAC and welding are all considered unsexy trades and not traditional business...
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Thoughts on Twitter?FT recently released an article talking about a high amount of turnover among the executive levels while hiring an almost equal amount elsewhere. With the rocky transition to a new CEO I was wondering what you monkey's perspective is on the company. Is this a tech company that was caught in the bub...
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Thoughts on Twitter?FT recently released an article talking about a high amount of turnover among the executive levels while hiring an almost equal amount elsewhere. With the rocky transition to a new CEO I was wondering what you monkey's perspective is on the company. Is this a tech company that was caught in the bub...
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Finding CapitalAfter 3 years with my IBanking firm I was promoted to Vice President of corporate finance, and now I can see behind the curtain. I learned a lot about modeling, and judging what a good deal is as opposed to a bad deal, and have closed over 30 deals ranging from $5m-$50m. I say that nit to brag, but...
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Axis Capital Group to join IGBC 2015Singapore is set to prove its place when it comes to green building construction and the events to back it up are continuously pouring. This coming September 2-4, 2015, International Green Building Conference is said to be one of the largest events which will serve as a catalyst for more seminars an...
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Part 2: Reinsurance - Insuring the InsurerWhat is Reinsurance? Reinsurance is a transaction "whereby the reinsurer, for a consideration, agrees to indemnify the reinsured company against all or part of the loss the company may sustain under the policy or policies it has issued". In plain English, reinsurers simply insure the insurance compa...
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I used to be a teacher and I want to be a FInancial Advisor. What should I do?I used to be a science teacher for two years and have been in education for three years. I have an undergrad degree (not in finance) and I plan on getting my MBA in the near future. Currently, I am interning for an independent FA. My goal is to be an FA and am unsure on what path I should take to ac...
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Risk Management comp at senior levelsWhat are risk management bonuses like at the vp level at a bb? ...
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Risk Management comp at senior levelsWhat are risk management bonuses like at the vp level at a bb? ...
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Bank of America Global Banking & Markets Risk Credit Analyst Program - Any insight?Hi all, Anyone have any insight/experience on the Bank of America Credit Analyst program through their GBAM division? Any info Hours, exit opportunities, and pay would be great but looking more on whether it is a position worth pursuing Any feedback appreciated! ...
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AMA: CS/Finance Major -> Software EngineerHey all, Recent graduate here trying to kill time before work starts. I've seen a number of recent posts about people in finance getting burnt out and considering picking up the skillset to become software engineers. I'd be happy to answer any questions about this trade-off, or about software engine...
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Gas Station, Car Wash, Fast Food - Owning Unsexy BusinessesMost entrepreneurs my age seem to be focused on creating the next amazing app or website, which frankly bores me because I'm not a tech geek. Anyone else give much thought to acquiring an unsexy business like a gas station, car wash, fast food restaurant, etc., and then building out an entire netwo...
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Life Insurance: Best Insurance to HaveWe know almost all people are in fear of dying. Too harsh of a topic to start this article with but it is true. Death is imminent in every second of the day, everywhere in the world. We cannot do anything to prevent it but we can find ways to prepare for it. Taking the warning at heart, there exist ...
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Transfer Pricing Consultant at Big 4 - AMAHi all, Thought I'd so a post concerning transfer pricing at the big 4 as I notice a lot of people post on here asking about transfer pricing as quite frankly, most people don't know what it is! I did it for about 4 years at 2 different Big 4 accounting firms, so can give you a lot of information ar...
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Transition from IB to Sports/EntertainmentI just finished my sophomore year in a target undergrad b-school and plan on recruiting for banking. I am excited to work in IB and feel I will come away from the analyst experience with a lot of respect and knowledge. My real passion lies in sports. I am curious if any of you have heard or have you...
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Fund of Funds Sr. AnalystI'm currently in an investment banking analyst program and am thinking about going over to work at a Fund of Funds. What do Fund of Funds Senior Analysts get paid? Any idea? ...
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