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0Has Anyone Ever gotten a Job/Interview through an Online Application?Trying to get some numbers here. Obviously, I know success rates are very low. But I'm wondering if anyone here has ever done it, or heard of anyone who successfully did it. This is assuming 0 networking, though....451 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Goldman Sachs01 year 11 months ago
0Quit PHD for JOB?Hi there! This is my first post on WSO, which I think is a good place to ask for advice. I'm so confused at this time of point. A little bit of background: I’m an international student, 23, 3rd year in statistics phd program (top 50). My dissertation would be bioinformatics, which I’m not qui...61 year 11 months ago
0interview in hedge fund?what do they ask?...01 year 11 months ago
+1Icahn Lowers the Boom on eBayDoes anyone else get the impression that Carl Icahn is just an angry dude? Maybe, like me, he just longs for the 80's when we were both much cooler. Be that as it may, Carl has been a mite cranky of late. First, he was very publicly dissatisfied with the way Apple was handling their massive pile of ...121 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: New York Life01 year 11 months ago
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0Offer from MM IBD London- No mention of Comp.So I got an offer for SA at a MM in London but it did not include any details of pay (got it through the MD who I met at an event). I asked his assistant for more details but she said that HR would take a little more time in order to have my contract ready since they also need to sort out my Visa fo...31 year 11 months ago
0Full ride or Ivy with Debt?Hey guys this is my first post on this site but its pressing issue for me. I am currently a senior at a midwestern High School. I recently got accepted to a small midwestern liberal arts school (ranked in the 40-50 range) and one of the "lesser Ivies." Now the Midwestern one has sent some people t...201 year 11 months ago
0Blackstone Sophomore Summer AnalystHas anyone heard back about this yet? I applied through my school's website but it was nonOCR...141 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Citigroup01 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: KeyBanc Capital Markets01 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Deutsche Bank01 year 11 months ago
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0WSO NYC Happy Hour: Fri., Feb. 28th, 8pm @ GalwayThe next NYC meetup is coming up Friday, Feb. 28th, hope to see you there! Location: Galway Hooker http://galwaypubnyc.com/ 7 E 36th Street, between 5th and Madison How to find the group: Mention "WSO" or "WallStreetOasis" at the door and they'll direct you to where we are located ...31 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Goldman Sachs01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Robert W. Baird & Co.01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: GETCO01 year 11 months ago
0Hypothetical Situation - Meeting with PaulsonSuppose I am able to grab Paulson's attention for 10 minutes and suppose he is willing to listen, what can I--a college student (NYU level but not NYU)--do to impress the fuck out of him to land a job at his fund?...191 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Jefferies & Company01 year 11 months ago
0Smart Ways to Save Now that Will Give you Freedom in the Future.JPG01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Davidson Kempner Capital Management01 year 11 months ago
0BX M&A/RR Summer RecruitingHas Blackstone already finished its recruiting for advisory? ...51 year 11 months ago
0EV/FCFQuick question -- we can only value a company using EV/FCF if FCF is unlevered, correct? Also, can we use EV/FCF as a multiple to value the company by multiplying this multiple to the target company's FCF, or would that be wrong? Thanks!...141 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Susquehanna International Group01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Wells Fargo and Company01 year 11 months ago
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0Citigroup Corporate BankingHey guys, Does anyone know anything about the Citigroup Corporate Banking program? I was under the impression that corporate banking is generally boring, relationship driven-type work, but I was looking around their website and the description makes it sound like a fairly decent position. Duties ...501 year 11 months ago
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0Company Interview: Susquehanna International Group01 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: JPMorgan Chase01 year 11 months ago
0JPM Summer Analyst Recruiting 2014I'm a current junior who had a phone interview with AM team last week and was supposed to have another interview today (in PB) but never heard from the person with whom I scheduled. I'm a non target candidate and am wondering whether anyone has heard from either group since their interviews?...21 year 11 months ago
0How good is BHP really ?I got admitted to the Business Honors Program at Texas. I'm an international and I hadn't heard of BHP until I had done some research. Would really appreciate if someone could answer the following questions : 1) How prestigious is? How is its reputation internationally? 2) How does it compare ...61 year 11 months ago
0Company Review: Goldman Sachs01 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: Enterprise Bank and Trust Company01 year 11 months ago
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+12How to get a job over equally qualified (or even MORE qualified) applicantsWant to know how to beat the competition in recruiting? How to get a job hundreds of people are vying for? Good, you’re in the right spot. What I am about to lay out isn’t going to get you the job if you aren’t qualified. But it IS going to help you get the job if you are qualified, by...301 year 11 months ago
0Company Review: Penn Mutual01 year 11 months ago
0Outlook & Exit Opps of Fixed Income vs. Equity ResearchBased on what I’ve read in various threads, it seems that in the near future, (sell-side) equity research as a whole is consolidating and will not grow too much. I wanted to know whether the outlook for fixed-income research is better or worse than equity research? Also, how do the exit opportu...111 year 11 months ago
0Preparation is unnecessary for GMAT?Hi guys, I just found some interesting article that I would like to share from Bloomberg regarding GMAT for those considering business school http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-02-19/i-took-the-gmat-with-no-preparation-dot-heres-what-happened#p2 Thanks! ...301 year 11 months ago
06 yrs FS data analyst + MBA. Looking for Analyst/Associate positions in TexasHi All, I want to stay updated on openings in Texas and wanted to hear from professionals in the area regarding their job search experience. I have two interviews coming from uber-boutiques: Pepperwood Partners and The Vant Group. Any feedback on these two companies will be welcome. Cheers, S...11 year 11 months ago
0PowerPoint/Excel/Word Macros Help - SBs on hand!Hey guys, need some help. Current situation: 1. Businesses fill out information in word template with labels for text boxes 1. I receive word documents from the multiple businesses 2. Open a powerpoint template 3. Open another word document that has the macro saved 3a. Macro selects multiple...01 year 11 months ago
0Former Goldman Sachs banker (and scammer) Fabrice Tourre to teach honors class at U of ChicagoFrom NY Post: [quote]Who says there’s no honor among thieves? Former Goldman Sachs banker and securities scammer Fabrice Tourre has landed a new gig: teaching an honors economics class at the prestigious University of Chicago. “Fabulous Fab,” as the 34-year-old famously called himself i...51 year 11 months ago
0Robinhood app discussionThere is an app promo video circulating my social media circuits for Robinhood app. It is a trading platform that offers zero-commission trading. It has been featured on multiple advertorial-type articles on Forbes and TechCrunch as a trading platform for millennials who lack the chunks of cash that...01 year 11 months ago
0how long before i follow up after super day?I had a super day last friday - my interviews went pretty well but i haven't heard back yet. From what I've read on WSO, it's best to keep myself on their radar and show them I'm still interested. I had one of my interviewers reply to my thank you note, telling me to feel free to ask any questions I...51 year 11 months ago
0Deal SourcingSo I just started as an analyst at this small private equity firm. This is my second week of work and so far it's going well. It's just a three-person firm (myself and the two partners). I've been trying to get up to speed on everything they've got going on here as fast as possible, which means I'...31 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Susquehanna International Group01 year 11 months ago
0citi quant research/trading vs GS QISWhat are some reasons someone, who doesn't really know what they want to do career-wise, would choose one over the other? GS may be the better name, but the Citi program includes trading exposure and has a much higher FT offer rate. ...11 year 11 months ago
0Does this sound like a good internship?Hey all, I wanted to get some opinions on a potential internship I will have for this summer. Let me preface this by saying that I am a sophomore (to be rising junior) at a target school (think Stern, Ross, Georgetown, etc.) with an interest in the markets, but am also considering strategy work... ...51 year 11 months ago
0Math Major with no finance experience; Where should I look?Hi good people of WSO, I'm a senior math major at a "top" Ivy thinking of what to do with my life and obviously finance has come up. I have a solid GPA, but my resume doesn't have a single word on it related to finance. So my question asks itself: What are the areas of finance where someone ...41 year 11 months ago
+2Left-hand MousingHere's a little productivity hack for you monkeys. It's probably been raised on WSO before but wth. A bit of background - I work as an analyst at a boutique shop in Zurich. The vast vast majority of my waking hours are spent in front of a computer cranking models and reports (oh joy!). As much as I ...211 year 11 months ago
0WSO is awsome!Only just discovered WSO recently, and I have to say, this website is so awsome! Keep it up!...21 year 11 months ago
0Where you end up? out of curiosity... I have always held the assumption that if you want to live somewhere if you go to grad school in that area you will most likely land a job there, thus living there. the way I look at it is IF you can get into a variety of grad programs, but your dream is to live in a certain ...81 year 11 months ago
0CMBS Investment Analyst (Bonds)Hello. Just wondering if anyone had any insight as to what a CMBS investment analyst at a hf/am does on a day-to-day basis? And also, what does such a typical role require in terms of skill set? Just a little background on myself. I have recently been working at a major CMBS issuer (think top ...41 year 11 months ago
0Second Round Phone interview with SIGResearch Analyst role. What types of questions should i expect during a second round interview? I havn't interviewed much for research roles and I don't really know what to expect....41 year 11 months ago
0Plaid Suits to the Office as an Analyst?I'm interested in this suit: http://s7d2.scene7.com/is/image/PoloGSI/s7-1032301_alternate2?wid=2000&hei=2000 as you can see, it has a very subtle plaid pattern. Is this fine for the office or should I go for something solid?...131 year 11 months ago
0Company Compensation: UBS AG01 year 11 months ago
0being beta - help!so lately my boss has been mean and i'm starting to get upset. i find myself having to disappear and collect my thoughts multiple times a day...is it because i am beta and not alpha?...281 year 11 months ago
+1The Seattle Seahawks are the greatest team to ever play in the NFLI never though I'd say it. I can't believe I'm typing these words. I can't believe I'm typing these words with 14 minutes left in the 4th quarter. How much better are the Seahawks than the Broncos? Enough that I'm willing to admit defeat even though it "ain't over til it's over" as Yogi Bera so eloq...201 year 11 months ago
0ACG CUP Past, Present, and FutureHello everyone! So the ACG CUP is going to be starting soon for my schools competition followed by the regional competition. A few questions: Who has/is/will be participating in the ACG CUP? For those of you who have participated, what do you feel is the most important factors to focu...01 year 11 months ago
0Still trying to find internship in ER, should I be networking with associates or focusing only on alumni?Ok, unfortunately I am an idiot and am still looking for an internship for this summer. Things are looking just a bit grim but I have a big spring break week planned, during which I have set up/am setting up some informational interviews with professionals at the firms I am looking at. The goal th...51 year 11 months ago
0Punditt: Holding Stock Market Analysts & Commentators AccountableNew service that just launched into public beta yesterday: Punditt< /a>. Their algorithm essentially tells stock market investors who they should and shouldn't be listening to on social media when it comes to equity market commentators (think Doug Kass, Howard Lindzon, Jim Cramer, etc.). Very un...01 year 11 months ago
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0Extracurriculars for MBAI'm finishing up undergrad and all of my ECs are business/finance related, so I know that I'll need to get some strong ECs between now and b school applications. I also know that it is preferable to have quality over quantity when it comes to ECs, but I've heard mixed things about what type of ECs a...51 year 11 months ago
0Company Interview: Rothschild01 year 11 months ago
0Getting into PE and VC?Is there any tips for getting into PE or VC? Where to start looking for positions? what skills should I prepare myself to have? What's the recruiting process like? Thanks!...01 year 11 months ago
0Case Interview: Consulting v.s. IBHow does the style of case interviews differ for consulting industries and Investment Banking? or, are they even any different?...01 year 11 months ago

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