- What smartphone are you on?
Just curious, which smartphone do you use? An iPhone, an Android (specify brand/model), or Blackberry/Windows? ...
Forum topic - JohnBrohan - Oct 25 2014 - 1:32am - 23 comments
- Wells Fargo Employee emails CEO asking for a $10,000 raise
A Wells Fargo employee sent an email to the CEO, John Stumpf, he also CC'd 200,000 other Wells Fargo employees on the email asking for a 10,000 raise for every employee. In the letter, he brought up the issue of income inequality. He pointed out that ...
Forum topic - upod01 - Oct 18 2014 - 2:00pm - 149 comments
- If you could do undergrad all over again, what would you change?
I'm headed to the University of Tennessee next fall, and I would like advice on opportunities to take advantage of or others that should be passed up. Majoring in econ and minor in poli science if that helps. ...
Forum topic - Marginal Benefit - Oct 18 2014 - 5:00pm - 59 comments
- Anyone Dealt With Dorky Roommates??
So, I moved to a new city in March and moved in with a friend of a friend who happened to have an open room in his apartment. He was only there on the weekends and seemed nice enough. A few months after I moved in we were sitting in the living room ...
Forum topic - subrosa - Oct 19 2014 - 2:00am - 24 comments
- If you had six months to travel, what would you do?
Hey all, It's been a while since I posted on here. Well, after a summer analyst stint in M&A and the grueling process of full-time interviews, I was able to come out of the whole thing with a full-time offer in M&A at my top choice. Very ...
Forum topic - km190 - Oct 18 2014 - 11:00am - 41 comments
- Biology Major to Business Analyst?
Hi, I'm currently a 4th year biology major at a school in Virginia. I'm about to graduate with a licensure to teach in schools. As you may have guessed, at one point in my life, medicine is all that interested me! However, over the past four ...
Forum topic - UndergraduateGurl - Oct 19 2014 - 5:00am - 13 comments
- Overdraft Fees and Bank Fiduciary Responsibility
This discussion came up on another thread so I’d thought I’d chime in. I’m an analyst covering the banking (super regionals, not money centers) and consumer finance companies. I wanted to convey to people on this site just how financially illiterate most ...
Forum topic - gobucks6 - Oct 20 2014 - 5:20am - 8 comments
- Prestige of the girl you're dating?
Do bankers really end up marrying teachers, nurses, flight attendants, etc.? I'm having a tough time finding a girl that's "on my level" from a education and work background (top university, top BB). I find myself drawn towards ivy ...
Forum topic - cauliflowerfractal - Oct 24 2014 - 1:06am - 49 comments
- What do you guys read?
Just accepted my offer and will be starting next year! Quick thank you to WSO and more specifically @ValueGet who has been awesome. Just curious as to what you guys read? Magazines, books etc. I was thinking of subscribing to Forbes so I can think more in ...
Forum topic - harveyrspecter - Oct 22 2014 - 2:52pm - 21 comments
- Banker Poetry
Heard this last night on CBC Radio: http://www.cbc.ca/thisisthat/blog/2014/10/23/inside-the-secretive-world-of-bay-street-poetry-slams/ In this piece we go underground and and meet a group of individuals who by day work in finance- but at night are proud ...
Forum topic - baystcheese - Oct 24 2014 - 9:30am - 7 comments