job search help
- Searching for a Summer Internship?
Mod Note (Andy): bumped this back up from winter 2010 and it is still useful, but even more companies and banks are listed in the WSO Company Database (with e-mail formats) If you're still on the internship hunt, no worries- lots of boutique ...
Forum topic - Wall Street Mentors - May 18 2014 - 5:37pm - 116 comments
- Do's and Dont's of Salary Negotiations
Has anyone ruined their chances epically for a new job during a salary negotiations? I hate the idea of messing up a good opportunity during the last leg of the race after all the pain of rounds and rounds of interviews just because I was greedy and wanted ...
Forum topic - watchitburn - Apr 2 2013 - 8:27pm - 9 comments
- What's the best way to play my hand? Advice or Insight much appreciated
Fellow Monkeys; I would like to kindly ask for advice on a very bad situation here: I recently graduated from college from a semi-target, and landed my-self a job in a Investment Management gig at a BB. Although, not my line manager, my MD was very anal ...
Forum topic - Mineral Water - Nov 30 2012 - 12:47pm - 21 comments
- Managing a Job Search While Employed
In this Wall Street Mentors' Q&A with Scott Morris, we discuss how to manage a job search while currently employed- sometimes a tricky balancing act. If you want some extra interview practice and a candid critique from a Wall Street professional, ...
Forum topic - Wall Street Mentors - Jul 27 2013 - 11:09pm - 5 comments
- Job Search Epic Fail- Advice Needed
Hey all, At a target, studying a quantitative degree with a good GPA, solid EC's/resume, good work experience, etc but I am still landing no interviews. Have been networking for about 9 months now (averaging 2-3 quality calls/leads per week). Most ...
Forum topic - cujo.cabbie - Nov 4 2012 - 8:47am - 10 comments
- Urgent Job Search-Need Help
Please help this non target- CUNY with 3.4 GPA, double major BBA Finance, BA Econ. (Honors) with an Honors minor, to get an entry level job or internship in the investment banking/finance sector. I have listened to prior advices on this board and have ...
Forum topic - sanam2002usa - Dec 3 2012 - 6:03pm - 5 comments
- Interview Advice from Scott Morris: "Walk me through your resume".
Chris of Wall Street Mentors chats with Scott Morris on how to address the popular interview warm-up: "Walk me through your resume". While it seems simple, it's critical as it can set the tone for the entire interview. Just one of the many ...
Forum topic - Wall Street Mentors - Jul 22 2013 - 9:50pm - 7 comments
- Job searching advice for a North American new to Brazil
Hey guys. Long time reader, first time poster... I moved to Brazil (Sao Paulo) from the US in April of this year and received my Carteira de Trabalho in July. I have Rosetta stone and am working my way through, trying to learn the language- my language ...
Forum topic - CRinBR - Sep 12 2011 - 3:47pm - 8 comments
- Northwestern Mutual internship before junior year?
OCR didn't work for me and I've been applying for internships non-stop since my summer break started a couple weeks ago. I still don't have any solid summer plans yet and the only interviews I have right now are for NWM, a marketing intern ...
Forum topic - mpzhang - May 11 2012 - 4:03pm - 2 comments
- Does Harris Williams & Co hire international students?
Could any of you please help answer the above question? Thanks a lot in advance. ...
Forum topic - draculallvm - Jul 18 2011 - 1:46pm - 3 comments