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Why did everyone choose investment banking as their career over portfolio management/accounting/consulting/insurance/anything else?

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Comments (7)

  • nori90's picture

    - Money
    - Network Opportunities
    - Exit Opportunities: PE/MBA...

  • Seeker's picture

    just two things, glory and prestige

  • ZenEcon's picture

    I second the last two points made by nori90.

  • In reply to Onetwobit
    snakeplissken's picture

    To say you're in investment banking

    which only sounds cool to other people who are in finance.
    but hey, as long as you're in manhattan and 'other people in finance' account for a shit ton of the population, i'll take it

    Remember, once you're inside you're on your own.
    Oh, you mean I can't count on you?

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