| How WSO has enhanced my IB/PE careerBackground
I randomly discovered WSO nearly seven years ago just weeks after I secured a FT MM IB position. The website was extremely nascent at the time with only a few thousand registered users. The majority of the users were college students with only a handful of people actually working in...|| 21 hours 40 min|
| How I got into BankingMod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted in 2006. To see all of our top content from the past, click here.
So I'm new here and spent a good deal of time reading all of the posts from the past few weeks. I thought I would share my story.
So I am at a Business...|| 5 months 4 days|
| Reflections on Year 1 at BoothMod Note: Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 7/5/14 and ranks #15 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here.
I recently completed my first year at Booth and felt compelled to share my...|| 10 months 3 days|
| To anyone considering an MBAThere has been a lot of recent discussion on these forums as well as in the media regarding the value of an MBA. As a longtime member of the community and someone who recently made the decision to pursue an MBA, I thought I’d share some thoughts.
You can see my full background story here: http...|| 10 months 3 weeks|
| Brady was right, B-School is INSANEOkay, not exactly, but I wanted to offer up some thoughts now that I've had a taste of the b-school experience.
First of all, Brady is right that MBA students like to party. Pretty much every day there is some sort of event or get-together going on where people are drinking and socializing. For...|| 2 years 8 months|
| Advice for New Analysts Seeking PE ExitsMod note (Andy): "Blast from the past - Best of WSO" - while Eddie is away this month in his place we'll be posting up some of the most popular posts from the past. This was originally posted on 12/26/09
I received a number of PMs asking for advice for analysts as to how to successfully...|| 3 years 6 months|
| Breaking into Private Equity from BankingSince some of my longer threads/advice seems to have been buried on the forums, I decided to consolidate it through the blog. Enjoy.
The majority of the below text is sourced from the following link:
Advice for...|| 3 years 9 months|
| Messages DeletedI just went to look at my Private Messages and it looks like all of the messages I've received or sent since the inception of my account have been deleted. Would be great if you could recover them -- I had a few that I hadn't responded to yet and a wealth of reference Q&A saved up in my inbox.|| 4 years 5 days|
| Ask CompBankerWallStreetOasis,
At the request of Patrick and a few users, I have agreed to start an "Ask CompBanker" thread. The purpose is to share responses to my historical and future PMs with the community while keeping the question asker anonymous. Anyone is welcome to send me a PM or post below with a...|| 4 years 2 weeks|
| WSO Compensation SurveyPatrick,
I think there is a glitch with the WSO Compensation Survey. The signup is appearing on the top of each and every page that loads. No one seems to know how to get rid of it (in chat).|| 4 years 2 months|