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Goldman Sachs meets TinderThe GSElevator twitter account posted a link to this video/short film and I thought it was pretty hilarious. Kinda drags on a bit but the first 5 minutes are gold. 1 year 2 months
How to best leverage my last undergrad semester?Hi all, I have one semester of undergrad left at a semi-target and am trying to maximize my chances of getting into a top ten (five?) MBA program after two years of work in Equity Research at a Bulge Bracket firm. There's a chance I might go the CFA route, but for now I want to keep my options... 1 year 6 months
2013 II Rankings Out JPM on top once again. Surprised to see Barclays slip down to 4th. What are your guys thoughts? Also curious if these rankings actually matter. As a new hire I often hear about them but I'm not sure if people actually care. 1 year 9 months
Will light senior year courseload hurt MBA...Hi All, Having accepted my full-time offer at a BB, will taking the minimum required credits and a bunch of easy classes hurt my chances at getting into a top-tier MBA down the road? I want to be more involved in my extra-curriculars, have free time for reading, and maintain my high GPA, so I... 1 year 10 months
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Explaining Why I don't Want to do BankingSo I'm having a discussion with some representatives with the IBD of a BB this week. The problem is I've only applied to the bank's research internship program and have no intention of applying to IBD. Any ideas how I can make this a positive recruiting experience while also explaining to them... 2 years 6 months
Networking DifficultiesHey all, So I'm trying to land an equity research internship next summer at a BB. I've successfully networked with two so far and am looking to connect with J.P. Morgan. The problem is that they aren't recruiting on-campus and their is no one in the alumni database that works in research. So... 2 years 7 months
AP Test Scores GS AppHey everyone, I apologize if this question is trivial, but I'm curious to hear your opinions. I'm about to submit my GS SA application and there is a section for "Pre-University" Examinations. I'm listing my ACT score, but would it look bad if I left out my AP scores? They aren't terrible,... 2 years 7 months


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Best Books for Equity ResearchMargin of Safety 1 week 1 day
Common Pitfalls of Early Analyst Life &...Commentary at the end is pretty sad tbh. There's so much more to life 2 months 6 days
Stop reading the news thoughtlessly and develop a...Great post. Nassim Taleb has written some interesting stuff on this. 2 months 3 weeks
Incoming BB SA Looking to Build Wardrobe from...[quote=Anaconda]Get 3-5 suits in navy, grey, or charcoal from department or outlet stores. While you're at it, pick up like 7-10 slacks of those same colors. Others will tell you to have your suits tailored but tailored suits can cost $1500+ and requires you finding a trustworthy tailor to begin... 2 months 4 weeks
Equity Research Bonuses - 2014Must be an MBA-level associate 5 months 1 week
2015 Analyst Salary Bump MegathreadMy apologies if this has already been answered - but will banks bump up current analyst pay as well? Would think there would be quite a bit of animosity if the most recent full-time class were to be paid less than the 2015 class. 7 months 4 hours
How long can traditional equity research survive...There will always be a place for fundamental analysis 7 months 2 weeks
The Hedge Fund "Look"vests. lots of vests 8 months 3 weeks
Tony Stewart Hit and Kills Another DriverAnother? 10 months 4 weeks
Low SA conversion rate?was in the 50-60% range at my firm last summer 11 months 3 weeks