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Career changer - MBAHi guys, I'll be looking to go to B-School next fall and I'm a career changer (F500) looking to get into IBD (Boutiques, mostly). I live and work in Europe and I'd like to stay here after I get my MBA. I've heard great things about INSEAD's program but it's placement in Finance seems pretty... 1 month 2 days
St. Gallen MBAHi guys, Currently looking into MBAs and still deciding on whether it's a move I'd like to make. I'd like to continue working in a German-speaking country and from what I've seen St. Gallen seems to be the best option for that. However, I was unable to find much information on the MBA at HSG and... 1 year 1 week
Careers in TrustNot 100% sure which forum this goes under but I couldn't find much information on the forums about careers in Trust. It seems like a pretty good lifestyle in terms of hours and the type of work you do (working with family businesses) and helping manage family trusts. But anyone have any concrete... 1 year 5 months
IMDHi guys, So there's been a lot of talk about other European schools but very little on IMD. It was ranked 19th this year by the FT and seems to have a solid reputation within Europe. I'd be interested to know what you all think about this School. From what I've seen, it has a low presence in... 1 year 10 months
Alternative routes for Commodity TradingHey guys, So I'm trying to do research for a family member of mine who's in College at the moment and quite interested in Commodity Trading. His parents asked me to help out (as I work in Finance) and see what the best way for breaking into Commodity Trading would be. Now, I know that some... 2 years 4 months
Ex-Nomura banker turned Sex guruThought you guys might find this interesting: http://news.efinancialcareers.com/uk-en/133061/the-investment-banker-turned-sex-guru/ 2 years 6 months
RFP position at Hedge FundHey guys, Got an interview coming up for an RFP position at a leading hedge fund. I come from a PB/PWM background working on the relationship side so would appreciate some assistance on how I should prepare for this? Thanks. 2 years 6 months
B-School and age.Hey guys, So, I'm from Europe and looking to go into a top MBA programme (either US or Europe, but ideally the latter). My background is in family business and PB but currently looking at opportunities in Consulting as I want to keep my options open. I know that age isn't much of an issue... 2 years 7 months
Atos Origin / Cap GeminiHi guys, Wanted a quick take on these two. Good exit opps down the line? I know Cap Gemini is a solid player, but Atos Origin only recently made it 'big' after the Olympics and their handling of its tech delivery. 2 years 7 months
IBD Associates from non-banking backgrounds.So, I've been reading a few articles about how to break in to IBD as an Associate from non-Banking backgrounds. How common is this and what backgrounds do people traditionally come from? I would assume that Accounting / Audit would be one's best bet? 2 years 7 months

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Wow, you're creepy. Just ask if they'd like to...Wow, you're creepy. Just ask if they'd like to connect and then ask your questions. 2 weeks 1 day
Thanks for doing this. Did the opportunity come...Thanks for doing this. Did the opportunity come about through networking, job advertisement or a mix of both? 2 weeks 1 day
This is fantastic, thank you so much! This is fantastic, thank you so much! 3 weeks 4 days
Wow, your analysts are idiots. Wow, your analysts are idiots. 1 month 4 hours
Thanks for your replies. Live in Switzerland at...Thanks for your replies. Live in Switzerland at the moment and want to stay in the German-speaking Europe. 1 month 4 hours
SB'd. I don't work in Finance, but absolutely...SB'd. I don't work in Finance, but absolutely crucial advice for anyone. 1 month 1 week
Get good fashion work experience, ace the GMAT...Get good fashion work experience, ace the GMAT and get into a good B-School. Do you MBA, and get into M&A as an Associate. 1 month 1 week
Amalfi Coast. My God, what a region. Amalfi Coast. My God, what a region. 1 month 2 weeks
Get a real estate portfolio going. Look at buying...Get a real estate portfolio going. Look at buying out places in Italy, Greece, London (just 1-2 here) and probably somewhere like Thailand. Rest invest it in shares. The one thing I'd love to do is get membership to Wentworth and a few other Golf clubs. 1 month 2 weeks
Unless that name is not real, I'm not surprised...Unless that name is not real, I'm not surprised she's Russian. 1 month 3 weeks