- Interview Failures
Moderator Note (Andy): Best of WSO- this post originally went up 3/31/2009 and we thought it deserved to go back on the homepage for those who may have never seen it. How about a thread where we post some of the worst mistakes we've made in ...
Forum topic - T4KUZA - Feb 12 2013 - 11:42pm - 157 comments
- I naturally look like I'm pissed off all the time...
So I'm pretty sure that I'm one of those people that looks pissed off all the time. I notice when I'm sitting in the bus, or anywhere really, sometimes people will look at me like they're gonna say something, open their mouth, then ...
Forum topic - wolverine19x89 - Feb 9 2012 - 12:20am - 26 comments
- Today might have been my worst day as a SA
Manager made me do some difficult task, but I just couldn't handle it. This resulted in him basically scolding me and shaking his head at me and just overall being disappointed. I wonder if other interns go through similar experiences... ...
Forum topic - Strugglingintern12 - Jun 29 2012 - 9:09pm - 9 comments
- Smash My Resume
Please review my resume. I'd appreciate it if you guys gave it a scale 1-10 and how it could improve. Thanks http://www.razume.com/documents/25906 ...
Forum topic - madmoney15 - Jun 1 2012 - 7:20pm - 11 comments
- Tighter Lending Requirements
For the better part of the last three years the blame game focusing on the housing crisis has been pretty one sided. Evil banksters and shady mortgage brokers colluded to rape the innocent babes of Main Street. Wall Street engineered financial arms of mass ...
Blog entry - Midas Mulligan Magoo - Jun 15 2011 - 12:45pm - 8 comments
- Four Loko Is the Devil
I'm looking to hear from the college monkeys today, and any Streeters that fall into the "bro" category who might have an opinion on the matter. For the past few weeks I've been hearing about Four Loko and all the ways it's ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Oct 26 2010 - 5:43am - 64 comments
- My experience with NYC brokers
After constant struggles to find an apartment without a broker, I gave up and decided to get one. Worked with two terrible brokers, who made my life miserable, showing me apartments that did not fit what I was looking for. Finally, the third one was an ...
Forum topic - futurenymonkey - Jun 5 2012 - 1:30pm - 4 comments
- Join Scotch Club = bad idea?
So you guys always say to join clubs that you would actually enjoy, but just how much can you enjoy them? Should they be somewhat professional? Or will getting a leadership position and actually organizing events do?... There's a Scotch club here... ...
Forum topic - wolverine19x89 - Jan 28 2012 - 7:39pm - 10 comments
- Yale Football Coach Lied on His Resume
http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/7375538/yale-bulldogs-coach-tom-williams-resigns-due-rhodes-scholarship-fib Just goes to show you that no matter how old you are, it can still bite you in the ass. DON'T DO IT. ...
Forum topic - Will Hunting - Dec 21 2011 - 11:48am - 3 comments
- get out while I still can?
I just started working yesterday at my internship at a really small boutique that offers research and banking (if any banking deals actually come to them). So I primarily do equity research, and also get a chance to do an IPO this summer. Because this firm ...
Forum topic - couchy - Jun 1 2011 - 12:17pm - 9 comments