- IB INTERVIEW ALERT: NEW 2014 Version of WSO Investment Banking Prep Pack Released!
Another 100+ Questions Added...Now Over 500+: We've sifted through 2 THOUSAND+ more questions submitted to the WSO Company Database this past year to make the IB Prep Pack even more killer. We've picked out another 100 questions based on new ...
Blog entry - WallStreetOasis.com - Sep 30 2014 - 8:13am - 3 comments
- How Much Self-Control Do You Have?
Self-control is one of those attributes that is important in nearly all occupations, but especially so in finance. Getting to they gym, eating well, and getting enough sleep (to name a few) require sustained self-control by those working 40 hour weeks, ...
Blog entry - mikesswimn - Sep 20 2014 - 5:00pm - 24 comments
- How to network with social anxiety?
I realize that networking is really important in getting a job. However, I have social anxiety which makes meeting new people really hard. I hesitate while speaking and a lot of the times what I say sounds really forced. I have always been an introvert ...
Forum topic - smartmoney27 - Sep 13 2014 - 11:05pm - 37 comments
- Networking with Others
Hi, I wanted to hear your opinions on networking with people you absolutely do not know. Should I attempt it? To illustrate a bit- finding somebody at a BB or MM on LinkedIn, connecting with them and then try to get them on the phone/in person meet. What ...
Forum topic - Jbutts9 - Sep 21 2014 - 2:17pm - 10 comments
- Mid-career networking
I think it's fairly established how to go about broadening your network as an undergraduate or MBA student, but as an associate/VP level professional, how do people go about expanding their professional networks besides paying $200k for an MBA? ...
Forum topic - GutShot - Sep 28 2014 - 4:37pm
- How to feel confident and get a job out of networking events
Hey ladies and gents! I saw in the Wall Street Journal a big article on the importance of charisma and presence, it inspired @"Ben_KickassAcademy" and I to throw an article together on networking for you guys. You fill out a name card. Receive ...
Blog entry - Charlie_KickassAcademy - Sep 1 2014 - 12:00pm - 12 comments
- Webinar Rewind- Building a Resilient Career + Q&A
In case you missed our August 25th webinar entitled Building a Resilient Career, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free until Saturday morning when it goes into our video library). SIGN UP FOR A 1-HOUR MENTOR SESSION WITH ...
Blog entry - wsomentors - Sep 17 2014 - 11:02am - 1 comment
- Corporate Finance Internship Questions
I am currently a junior in college majoring in Finance and Economics at a very small non-target school. Because of the size and lack of name recognition of my school, I have my work cut out for me when it comes to networking and trying to land an ...
Forum topic - dan_yo23 - Sep 16 2014 - 12:44pm - 2 comments
- Cornell ILR to BB IBD? (Not allowed to transfer to AEM)
I'm a junior ILR major at Cornell. I started here as a sophomore with a guaranteed transfer (AKA I made the decision to do ILR when I was still in high school). I originally chose ILR because it is flexible and interdisciplinary, and I figured that ...
Forum topic - Big Shot Hopeful - Sep 9 2014 - 9:10am - 4 comments
- The 10 Attributes of A Bad Golfer. Which One Defines Your Game?
We all know networking is key to building relationships. It is no different once you are on the job. In wealth management, it is important to constantly stay in front of your clients, whether its meeting with new clients or maintaining existing ...
Blog entry - ShakeyGraves - Sep 2 2014 - 1:03pm - 3 comments