- Why You Should Reject that Start-Up Job
I've always considered myself entrepreneurial at heart. Even since I've started my work in IB, I have continued to work on developing a few "back pocket" ideas that I'm excited about. Indeed, ever since I can remember, I have ...
Blog entry - NorthSider - Jan 3 2014 - 1:18pm - 55 comments
- Plz share with me about career problems
Hi everyone, ...
Forum topic - huongnguyen14 - Jul 29 2014 - 2:18am - 7 comments
- What Decision to take?
Hello, I jus graduated from university with a finance degree and having a hard time finding a position in finance. I recently got an offer as a customer service rep (Credit insurance) at a bank and wanted to know if it is a good opportunity to move up or ...
Blog entry - Kojo - Oct 19 2014 - 12:16am
- Walk-in "cold call" question
Hey guys, looking for some advice. So I've been knocking on a few doors recently by making early morning drop ins which is a great experience btw. While doing my research of firms, I became more focused on understanding the strategies and culture ...
Forum topic - DJBanker - Nov 28 2012 - 11:54pm - 99 comments
- Internships Require Current Enrollment?
Background: I graduated form college a year ago and I have worked since then for about 6 months. I just interviewed for a PAID corporate finance summer internship, it went pretty well. Today they emailed me to ask if I'm still in school, as my ...
Forum topic - Elwood - Apr 24 2014 - 3:05am - 2 comments
- What b-school taught me about the job hunt
So in an earlier post I shared portions of what I'm calling my quarter-million-dollar notebook-- the eleven pages containing every note I ever took in b-school that I thought was worth carrying forward into my career. (Why is it a quarter million ...
Blog entry - bankerella - Jul 20 2012 - 11:45am - 23 comments
- To recent graduates with no FT job
Just graduated with no FT job? Don't feel so bad. The truth is, 1/3 of american college graduates are underemployed. This 1/3 rate holds steady even during busts and booms. When you look at recent graduates, currently 1/2 of your peers are ...
Forum topic - couchy - Jul 1 2013 - 12:27pm - 17 comments
- Raise but no promotion...VERY unhappy
Fellow Monkeys, Today is not a good day over in my neck of the woods. Long story short, but I was expecting to have a conversation saying that come March of next year I will officially be moved up in the company. To give a brief, brief background...I was ...
Forum topic - fluff head - Dec 13 2012 - 11:48am - 7 comments
- A different approach to job hunting
So a friend of a friend of mine is trying something new. They have been looking for a month or so with not many bites. They decided to put an add in the paper and say something to the effect of "3 years experience in the oil and gas sector, seeks ...
Forum topic - Ninja-Analyst - Sep 12 2012 - 10:53am - 7 comments
- Saturday night in the libary
hope it is all worth it. gotta have a little faith, right? ...
Blog entry - jakeshi - Nov 19 2011 - 8:57pm - 8 comments