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NYC Bucket ListI'm going to be starting a new job in mid-June, and I have a free week of absolutely nothing to do during the day. Anyone have good ideas of how to waste it? I'm already planning on doing MoMA, the Met, Chinatown, Katz, Grimaldi's. Anyone who suggests Diablo 3 or jacking it, will have monkey... 2 years 12 months
Does anyone have the Lumia 900 or a Windows 7...I've been a iPhone user (as well as iMac and iPad) since '07. I'm kind of getting bored of it and thinking about making a switch. I'm liking the Mondrian / minimalist look of the Windows 7 OS. Does anyone have a Windows 7 phone, and what do you think? 3 years 5 days
How long should I wait?It's been about three weeks since I had final rounds. Should I call to ask for an update? If I call, should I get in touch with HR or the people I interviewed with? 6 years 11 months
Any recommended tailors in UES?I don't need anything too special, I'm just looking for a reasonably priced and reasonable job done. 7 years 10 months
LFG/FSG --> PEJust curious how differently sponsors interview analysts out of LFG/FSG. 8 years 3 months


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What is more important: Name or Position?AM without a doubt. When comparing Front Office to Middle / Back Office positions, take position over name anyday of the week. If you're comparing Citi Equity Research versus 5-person Middle Market Boutique M&A, then name definitely wins out. 2 years 9 months
Custom Made Dress ShirtsMonogramming is more acceptable either the more senior you are or the better you are. If you're a rock star analyst / associate / etc., no one's going give a f'. 2 years 9 months
What is the best bank/online broker/credit card...Credit Card: CitiForward. No annual fee and 5x points on Restaurants / Books (includes / Movies. Online Broker: Fidelity. I've had them since I was a 1st year analyst. But you should check your bank's list of approved brokers. Some places allow outside online brokers such as Schwab... 2 years 9 months
Bday Gift For GFGo with an expensive wallet. Prada wallets go for around $400 I think. 2 years 9 months
Is this a decent suit for the price?[quote=deadish42]thanks for the reply, the 300-400 dollar range is what I would be comfortable with. I also found a Hugo Boss suit online at nordstrom for 450. However, I've looked for reviews on here and it seems that reviews for HB suits are very mixed. Any advice on good brands in that 300-400... 2 years 10 months
Why do wall street guys love muscles? Help a...[quote=Disincentivy]Those who lift religiously and want to look like professional body builders do it because they are passionate about it. Guys who lift moderately and are ripped/sculpted are hot and they do it to look hot and. Chicks like hot men, and I will take a 6 pack over a "soft" tummy... 2 years 10 months
ebitdarNo need for PV of Op Leases. If leases are significant, then you should probably do a lease-adjusted leverage of: (Total Debt + 8*Operating Leases [multiple depends on industry]) / EBITDAR 2 years 11 months
Where do you guys buy your furniture[quote=anaismalcolm]Setting myself up for monkey shit, I bought most of mine from CB2. A little more expensive but I like the look better and it felt at least a little higher quality vs. the IKEA stuff I saw.[/quote] I 2nd CB2, only if you're into more modern furniture. 75% of my furniture and... 2 years 11 months
--[quote=mokey1234]I got rejected from their two week training things for SAs...they picked douchy vandy guys instead. Just my luck. They seemed pretty nice though and from what I've heard they get to participate in all parts of the deal. Great placement into PE. and I mean really great. BUT they... 2 years 11 months
Lunch - What do you do?I have a bunch of protein bars and almonds in my desk. My admin is pretty awesome. If she sees me in the conference room all day, she always volunteers to grab something for me. 2 years 11 months