- 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 - 4:00pm - 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 - 10:05pm - 41 comments
- 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 - 11:00am - 12 comments
- Finance Networking, Wall Street Networking Guide
Guide - webthingee - Sep 17 2014 - 8:33pm
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Guide - WallStreetOasis.com - Jun 12 2014 - 4:46pm
- Is this email acceptable to send to an MD (need responses ASAP to send timely follow-up)
Dear xxxxx, I hope you are doing well. It was great meeting you at the (insert bank) information session. I thought it was really interesting that you had (insert semi-personal story he told here). Unfortunately, I had to go take a midterm, so I could not ...
Forum topic - Big Shot Hopeful - Nov 6 2014 - 2:16am - 11 comments
- Greek or independent?
Would it benefit me to go Greek during my undergrad studies? I am majoring in Econ at a nontarget, and I feel like the networking could help. Any other pros or cons I should consider? ...
Forum topic - Marginal Benefit - Oct 14 2014 - 8:07pm - 11 comments
- Two of my contacts at two separate banks quite their jobs...
So a few months ago, I had really positive conversations with two analysts. Both of whom, told me to send them my resume when I apply online and that they would pass my resume along. I had these conversations in August so It was a little early to be ...
Forum topic - Big Shot Hopeful - Oct 30 2014 - 1:34pm - 4 comments
- Networking with senior bankers in other divisions for a job in IBD?
Hey guys, I have two contacts in BBs that I was hoping to reach out to get an entry level lateral job into an IBD role. One is a VP in a front office division and the other is a head of a back office division. Neither of them are in IBD. Before I formally ...
Forum topic - solider101 - Nov 4 2014 - 5:17pm - 3 comments
- Sending Wedding Gift?
Wasn't sure where to put this. Recently was networking with a local professional, and he talked about his wedding coming up. It was something we actually spent some time on, congratulations, etc. I remember that it is October 25th. He paid for lunch. ...
Forum topic - UTDFinanceGuy - Oct 5 2014 - 9:44pm - 6 comments