- 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 - Aug 17 2014 - 5:00pm - 11 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
- Some Advice From a Fellow Monkey
Hey guys, I thought I'd just share a LinkedIn post that I wrote up today because I felt like the two thoughts that I covered are applicable and relevant to many of us here on this forum. Here it ...
Forum topic - The Golden Penguin - Aug 27 2014 - 2:34pm
- Big 4 Partner Informational Interview
Hey guys, I have a phone call coming up in a couple days with a Big 4 partner, and a senior one at that (C-level position at the firm). I obviously want to make a solid impression. Do you guys have any tips and/or good questions to ask? Tried searching but ...
Forum topic - OleBurnSides - Aug 6 2014 - 11:02am - 14 comments
- Networking Question- please help
Hi All, Long time lurker here. First off, thank you to everyone on WSO for providing monumental advice, there are truly gems on this forum that have been key to my professional development thus far. ...
Forum topic - No Tears Only Dreams Now - Aug 18 2014 - 12:27pm
- Office surrounded by HF/PE firms, how to use this location to my advantage?
Hi guys, Currently interning at a start-up in a very modelling heavy corporate finance role. I am based in Mayfair, London which is home pretty much exclusively to high end fashion stores, art galleries and more importantly pretty much every HF /PE fund ...
Forum topic - GMG - Jul 31 2014 - 9:27am - 9 comments
- Networking- Ask for referral
Hi, I'm looking for some hedge fund networking advice. I have a connection with a very senior person (old family friend, haven't been in touch) in a non-investing role at a hedge fund and I was wondering how I could contact this person to ask for ...
Forum topic - banker2014 - Aug 4 2014 - 11:42pm - 3 comments
- Identifying Shorts?
Hey all, I'm aware that investors on the long side like to understand the other side of the thesis. In a situation where you want to try to identify who is short, how do you get a good idea of who they may be to maybe engage in some dialogue to ...
Forum topic - golfer23 - Jul 31 2014 - 1:06pm - 6 comments