- What banker careers really look like: real private data
Mod Note: Throwback Thursday: this post originally went up on 8/22/12. The most common arguments on WSO are about what it really takes to make it to Wall Street... and then what your options are if you get there. Working professionals come here to engage ...
Blog entry - bankerella - Feb 5 2015 - 1:26pm - 208 comments
- ***MBA Class of 2016 Internship interviews open discussion thread***
Hey everyone. At most schools, internship interviews for consulting, banking, etc have started this week or last week. How's the experience going for everyone? ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Jan 28 2015 - 12:11am - 33 comments
- The Best GMAT and MBA Business School Content on WSO
Mod Note (Andy): My mighty content intern compiled a list of the top 20 GMAT /B-School posts on WSO. Some of these discussions are no longer active but still are filled with GREAT info. If there are any ones we missed please link to in the comments. Enjoy ...
Blog entry - AndyLouis - Feb 10 2015 - 10:05pm - 4 comments
- Importance of GMAT and GPA per school
A lot of people make posts here asking about GPA and GMAT. I found this blog, in which some applicant has been analyzing gmatclub data to see which schools care about GPA versus GMAT more, and the impact of each. I can't speak to the validity of the ...
Forum topic - OpsDude - Dec 19 2014 - 3:33am - 24 comments
- Do women flock to HBS guys?
Just wondering if going to an elite business school increases your chance of attracting women and if HBS guys are just absolutely slaying it out there. Sure they're probably doing quite well for themselves already, but having that association must be ...
Forum topic - cauliflowerfractal - Feb 1 2015 - 1:32am - 56 comments
- The Tao of Paris – Reflections on life from a newly 30-year-old Business School student
[quote]The way I see it, you should live every day like it’s your birthday- Paris Hilton[/quote] When I was 13 years old, I had images of myself at 18. These images, which were somewhat plagiarized from iconic 80s/90s movies, involved me driving a jeep ...
Blog entry - Isaac-Gross - Nov 15 2014 - 8:00pm - 9 comments
- Consulting firms that sponsor B-School
Hello, This is my first post on WSO (been ghosting for awhile in and out of conversations, love the board and all of the content). I'm looking to help gain some insight as I've had trouble locating direct answers through my own research. A lot of ...
Forum topic - LuckyDAWG34 - Feb 2 2015 - 3:53pm - 10 comments
- Should I go to China?
Dear Friends, I am writing because I was hoping to get some advice on a decision I have to make. Someone would have to have some experience working in China/MBA admissions to really comment, but any feedback is very much appreciated. Background: 25 years ...
Forum topic - HungryDesperate - Jan 7 2015 - 12:37pm - 19 comments
- Sales and Trading- Business school?
Do people who do S&T at a BB end up going to business school (for whatever reason, e.g. changing careers)? Do they end up schools like Harvard, Wharton, etc.? ...
Forum topic - mikerz - Jan 8 2015 - 8:38pm - 6 comments
- Asset Management at BB-- exit opportunites after analyst stint
Hey everybody, this is my first post, so sorry in advance if this post appears at the wrong forum etc I have an offer for a FT position after undergraduate for an investment management position at JP Morgan- Equities (NOT their private bank) in London. I ...
Forum topic - JogaBonito - Dec 29 2014 - 3:25pm - 6 comments