- What is the craziest thing you have ever done to get a job/interview?
Somehow I managed to land an opportunity to sell myself to the VP of the Crude Trading dept. at one of the biggest oil producers in Houston. The Executive informed me to mail a physical copy of my Resume/CV to his office. What should I send Him? should I ...
Forum topic - Edomoye - Aug 25 2014 - 9:19pm - 3 comments
- 2015 FT Recruiting Mega Thread
Applications for full-time analyst positions at the following firms are now open unless otherwise stated. Get after it, monkeys! See you on the Street;) Front-office IBD, S&T and/or Research Deutsche Bank Evercore (Superday scheduled for 8/8) Lazard ...
Forum topic - turtles - Aug 14 2014 - 11:04am - 128 comments
- Chicago vs. New York
Just wondering what those of you in the industry have to say about the two when it comes to trading or S&T. In the last few months, I've been struggling to break into the industry, and it's been a real challenge to stay motivated. More or ...
Forum topic - EvanM - Aug 16 2014 - 4:10pm - 13 comments
- No work experience/self employed
I'm curious how you would approach dealing with this gaping hole in your CV/Resume. ...
Forum topic - Calderwood - Aug 18 2014 - 2:10pm - 4 comments
- Investment Grade Bond Trading- How does it work?
How do sell side traders analyze and trade these products? Is it a lot of fundamentals? Anybody has a good intro guide ...
Forum topic - WallStreetStandard - Aug 22 2014 - 11:55pm - 2 comments
- What is the Stock Market Thinking?
If the stock market was a person—gosh, if corporations can have the same rights as people, why can’t the stock market have thoughts and feelings?— he could be diagnosed with a wide range of psychiatric disorders (I don’t mean to be sexist, but the majority ...
Blog entry - Dr. Jim Taylor - Aug 22 2014 - 11:30am
- UK S&T (Trading) targetted CV- haven't worked a day in my life
I discussed my situation in this topic: http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/no-work-experienceself-employed#comment-1172419 Basically there are some big issues when it comes to writing my CV/Resume. I haven't worked a day in my life for an employer. ...
Forum topic - Calderwood - Aug 22 2014 - 5:47pm - 1 comment
- No offer, how screwed am I
Unfortunately didn't get a return offer from my S&T internship at a BB (Baml/ Barclays / Citi) because I had one bad rotation on a desk straight out of Liars Poker (Eating challenges, buy $50 worth of food with only nickles and dimes, research ...
Forum topic - FutureTrader66 - Aug 8 2014 - 10:11am - 6 comments
- Sports Trading
Long time lurker first time poster with throwaway account for obvious reasons. Anyone with experience in Sports Trading? Is it dead end? If not, what are the exit opps like? Possible to use experience to move to equities prop shop? How's comp? ...
Forum topic - Sports Bettor - Aug 7 2014 - 9:05pm - 2 comments
- Chopper Trading Phone Interview
Would love to hear anybody's thoughts on this, what they might ask, what I should prepare for, etc. Thanks in advance. Happening tomorrow. ...
Forum topic - EvanM - Jul 24 2014 - 8:18pm - 3 comments