- Corporate Jargon That You Hate
Let's hear examples of the kinds of corp-speak/jargon that you guys hate. Mine would have to be any word or phrase that is modified with the word oriented. For example, I heard this shit-stew of a sentence last night at a conference, "Oneguy, a ...
Forum topic - anonguytoibd - Feb 28 2015 - 8:00pm - 69 comments
- How Long Does It Take You to Wake Up?
Anyone else have the problem of pushing the snooze alarm too many times? I'm talking about the period of time in the morning when you're awake but simply not prepared to get out of bed. I typically lay there for 15-20 minutes before I strike up ...
Forum topic - Pokemon Master - Feb 25 2015 - 11:05pm - 54 comments
- At Business School, Networking Can Cost $18,000 a Year
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-02-12/at-business-school-networking-can-cost-18-000-a-year B-schoolers, what do you think of this article? ...
Forum topic - the_stig - Feb 22 2015 - 4:00am - 57 comments
- Prestigious Pete
Mod note (Andy): throwback Thursday, this originally went up on 9/22/12. I would like to extend a warm welcome to myself, Prestigious Pete. I am a jealousy amalgam, created from combining all the conceited, self-assured finance super douches into one man ...
Forum topic - Prestigious Pete - Feb 19 2015 - 11:00am - 234 comments
- Upcoming Films for 2015
Let's keep a running list going. Here are the movies so far, most promising only. Let's leave out the superhero stuff please. The Martian Knight of Cups Irrational Man Joy Aloha Tomorrowland Spectre St. James Place In the Heart of the Sea Black ...
Forum topic - Going Concern - Feb 24 2015 - 10:55am - 33 comments
- The A-Rod debacle, what would you do?
So the "apology" letter came out today. Funny how the Yanks denied him to give a press conference at their spring training facilities (though did give permission for him to do it at Yankee stadium). If you owned the Yankees, what would you do ...
Forum topic - AndyLouis - Feb 17 2015 - 7:00pm - 33 comments
- v day- anyone give a sh*t?
i've been living away from the states for a few years (Brazil) and they celebrate "Dia dos Namorados" (similar thing) on June 12th, so nothing going on this Saturday for me except the normal Carioca hunting. So who's the romantic out ...
Forum topic - David Aames - Feb 13 2015 - 11:46am - 57 comments
The powerball jackpot is creeping up toward half a billion ($485 mill last I checked). I know you're all rational, numbers driven people, and we're all more likely to die in a terrible heavy machinery accident than win, etc, etc. But be honest, ...
Forum topic - Scott Irish - Feb 11 2015 - 2:00pm - 59 comments
- Carl Icahn Values Apple At $1.3 Trillion (!!!)
Thoughts? From Fast Company: [quote]Investor Carl Icahn Said The Market Is Undervaluing Apple And Again Urged The Company To Buy Back More Of Its Stock. It’s been a huge week for Apple’s financials, as the company became the first in history to break $700 ...
Forum topic - AndyLouis - Feb 13 2015 - 3:48pm - 24 comments
- Morgan Stanley Hunger Games Parody Vid
Investment banks probably shouldn't make parody vids. This is one Morgan Stanley made (and then ultimately decided against showing) for their manager's meeting: ...
Forum topic - Edmundo Braverman - Feb 24 2015 - 6:37pm - 8 comments