- 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
- 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 13 2014 - 8:00pm
- 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
- 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 14 2014 - 8:46am - 1 comment
- 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
- A contact at firm to which I'm applying told me to send him my resume for him to pass along after I submit the online app
This firm also does OCR at my school and the position to which I'm applying is is listed on the career services page. If I'm applying on the firm's website and also have a FT employee passing along my resume, should I also apply through my ...
Forum topic - Big Shot Hopeful - Sep 2 2014 - 12:26pm - 2 comments
- Webinar Rewind- Networking from a non-target & tips / tactics to break into BB IB + Q&A
In case you missed our July 23rd webinar entitled Networking from a non-target & tips / tactics to break into BB IB, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free until Thursday night when it goes into our video library). ...
Blog entry - wsomentors - Aug 28 2014 - 8:55pm
- What do discuss during coffee/lunch meetings?
Hi everyone, I have a fairly simple question. What have you guys found to be good discussion topics when you are able to network with other people? I'm from a non-target school (undergrad), so it is critical for me to be able to make a good impression ...
Forum topic - randomnumbers234238324353 - Aug 26 2014 - 1:58pm - 3 comments
- Cold-emailing for networking
Just want to know what everyone's tips are for cold-emailing like what questions to ask and how to eventually get an interview out of it. Also, is it too early to start looking around for summer 2015 internships? ...
Forum topic - AdventureCapitalist - Aug 28 2014 - 7:30pm - 2 comments