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Warning About ESLCAFE For English Teachers & Trainers Going Abroad - Scam!If you want to work overseas be damn sure to avoid the fakes overseas job ads posted at ESLCAFE (they are fully aware of it too!). These are all the black market people who get you jobs in foreign countries, mostly to teach, but some of them will make you buy fake paperwork, tefl certificate, and di...
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Deep Thoughts on the Future of Retail IndustryIt is 9:30 pm on a Sunday night, and I am editing my resume for the millionth time. I start to feel hungry. But I live in the armpit of Manhattan, and the ConEdison plant at the end of 14th street is the only building that graces my sight. So I navigate to For those who don't know, P...
13 hours 37 min ago
Advice for my path to Transaction Advisory ServicesI graduated with a finance undergrad degree from a little known school, but will be attending W&M MAcc program in the upcoming year. After graduation, my plan is to work in audit at a big 4 firm for up to 2 years and then try to make the switch to transaction services. I am aware that many say t...
19 hours 48 min ago
Big 4 valuation senior associate interviewHi all, I've searched the forums and the WSO database but haven't come across any interview tips for B4 valuation senior. Have an interview later this week and was hoping to know if anyone had any fresh input on the situation. What kids of technical questions should I prepare for? Also should I assu...
31 day 13 hours ago
Valuation Research IndustryHi WSO community, I am a soon to be college grad at a non-target school with a solid GPA and extracurricular activities that provide me with financial modeling skills. (actively manage student endowment fund) I have an interview with a valuations firm but I'm not sure what exactly is in store for m...
02 days 7 hours ago
The Right List: Why You Choose Us?Our client focused and result driven approach does nothing less than exceeds expectations of numerous fortune 1000 companies. Providing accurate lists for virtually every industry is what we do best. We have affiliate partners assisting us within most major organizations/ associations. Our partners ...
02 days 16 hours ago
China Will Now Arrest & Deport 3,000 Foreign English Teachers Using Fake DiplomasI found this at a Scam Alert site and for anyone who thinks they can work in China with false documents (quite easy two years ago) guess again. Now they are locking up plenty of expats for document forgery and then sending them home as convicted felons!
02 days 21 hours ago
Interview Advice: Risk Management Summer Associate - Big Five Canadian BankSo I have an interview for a summer associate position in RM, at one of the Big Five (five largest Canadian banks). Was wondering if you guys had any advice to share? Thanks! ...
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Interview with Blackrock Internal AuditI'm not sure if I am posting in the wrong place. This Friday I have a final round interview with BlackRock for their internal audit group on the tech side. I've been told that there would be four 30 minute interviews with a mix of behavioral and technical questions. I've been wondering what kind of ...
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Walmart Leadership Program or P&G ABM?Hey everyone, Which do you think is a better opportunity overall assuming I stay for about 3 years? If I want to get into a top MBA? If I'm interested in Management Consulting? Walmart's Leadership Program - Fortune 1 - Rotational (Marketing , Finance, etc.) - Leads directly to a Management position...
16 days 9 hours ago
A Career In Market RiskHello all, I am a less of a contributor on this site but think it makes sense to post my experience in the field of Market Risk and everything around it from a career point of view if it ends up helping few members. Happy to take questions, ask away... I spent about eight years in this function work...
451 week 1 day ago
Big 4 Audit to TAS Exit OppsI'll be starting at a big 4 in audit and I wanted to see what kind of options would be available to me if I were to move to the transaction advisory after a couple years. The clients in the office I'm going to are mostly manufacturing/retail with little financial services exposure. Making the move...
51 week 3 days ago
Financial Due Diligence vs. ValuationHey Monkeys, I have an offer for two Big 4 Transaction Services jobs, one in Financial Due Diligence and one in Valuation & Business Modeling. I was wondering which would be better starting off if I am looking to eventually get into PE. The Valuation job also pays a good amount more than the F...
121 week 6 days ago
Why is risk bad?So for my sophomore internship I am doing Risk Management at Prudential. I come from a semi-target with a 3.7 and financial connections out the wazooooo at multiple BB. Uncle is head of munis at Citi....etc I am curious as to why risk gets such a bad rep? To me a starting salary of around 90k all in...
91 week 6 days ago
Can't decide if I want to go for an MBA. A question for those working in F500 industryHave you wished that you pursued a career in other fields like medical, dental or pharmacy because of the lifestyle that they provide? I am trying to decide whether getting an MBA is a right thing for me. I have been accepted into the MBA programs at Duke, but IB or consulting is definitely not wha...
52 weeks 11 hours ago
Royal Bank of Canada Investor & Treasury Services department (RBC I&TS) Hello, I would like to know if someone have some information about RBC's I&TS department ? (a former intern/full time or a current one) This is for a summer internship in their I&TS department (in Europe). Also, if someone already had a phone interview this RBC, what kind of questions do the...
12 weeks 1 day ago
Big 4 Partner CompensationDoes anybody have an idea how partners at these firms are compensated. I honestly have no idea what salary and other comp is but I think it is more than I had originally imagined. I have a buddy's father whose whole career was spent at a Big 4 firm as an auditor and he was a partner for 20-25 years,...
142 weeks 2 days ago
ICAP - Post Trade Risk ServicesHello, Anyone know anything about ICAP - Post Trade Risk Services? This is for an entry-level position. I'm specifically interested in comp, hours, and what someone actually does day to day. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! ...
12 weeks 2 days ago
Prudential Capital Group -- Anyone have any interview advice, in depth information, perception?Hi all, Just received a first round interview with Prudential Capital Group for their Summer Analyst position. I know the basics of the firm/what the generally do, but does anyone have and advice on interview structure/what to prepare for, more in depth company info, and how people perceive them? An...
02 weeks 2 days ago
Two job Offers: different industriesHello everyone, appreciate any advice in advance. I am two years out of undergrad- finance major. My experience includes an investment advisory role at a family office and real estate work with a private investor. My first offer is to start a career as a wealth planning specialist, go the CFP route ...
02 weeks 3 days ago
Aswath Damodaran version of fixed incomeHi, I am looking for fixed income study materials similar to Aswath Damodaran's corporate finance or Valuation. I would really appreciate your feedback. Ultimately I just want to try fixed income research/trading. Thanks ...
22 weeks 3 days ago
Is this the beginning of the end for Silicon Valley's fairytale valuations?While I'm not expecting Uber to be valued at $100mm next week, there does seem to be a trend emerging in the convergence of price and value at these so-called "unicorn" start-ups, which is not a particularly good thing for the founders and early investors (among others). As CNBC reports: High-profil...
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112 weeks 3 days ago
JPMorgan Treasury & Securities Services Analyst ProgramI recently accepted an offer to join the T&SS Analyst Program at JPMorgan; the program is comprised of four, six-month rotations with an eligibility to go abroad after the 2nd rotation (1 Year). I wanted to know if anyone is currently in this program and if so how is the pay compared to being i...
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