| What are the most annoying interview quesitons...Recruiting season is basically in full swing/dwindling as superdays are approaching for many. What are some of the most vexatious WTF questions you have been asked thus far?
From my recruiting days, here are some of mine (the ones that made me want to punch my interviewer in the face kinds of...|| 3 years 4 months|
| What technically constitutes insider trading?I'm fully aware when an Investment banker or someone in a similar position such as a PE analyst, tells another professional about a m...|| 3 years 5 months|
| Is it messed up or moronic to ask how someone got...Some firm that has an opening for an IB analyst got a hold of my resume somehow and asked if I would mind calling them back for possible interviews. I heard of this firm before but don't ever recall applying (checked my emails) or speaking to anyone there. I'm thinking of doing the interview for...|| 3 years 5 months|
| Has anyone had experience living in corporate...At some firms, especially for rotational programs and maybe consulting you might have to move around quite a bit. Several firms provide corporate housing to accomodate employees, some free some you have to pay for (I think automatic paycheck deduction), etc.
You don't have to state your employer...|| 3 years 5 months|
| Regardless of who wins tomorrow, is America the...I generally try to avoid political discussions as things get heated and awkward but POTUS elections merit it. Regardless whether Romney or Obama sits in the executive office, is 'Merica screwed?|| 3 years 6 months|
| Does anyone have any advice for tech. IB analyst...This is a unique situation for me. The interview is at a MM market firm. They are not even hiring anymore and basically completed their class. A VP, MD (different division), HR VP and Associate all went bat for me and the HR manager agreed to speak with me about a position for a tech. IB analyst. I...|| 3 years 6 months|
| Isn't FT recruiting all but over at this...From my experiences, what I've heard from others and some of the questions posted I'm getting the sense that almost every firm has other finished FT hiring or are in the final superday process.|| 3 years 7 months|
| How many of you obtained your current positions...There are a myriad of posts about success stories but they are few a many amongst the overall posts.
I'm curious how many people got where they are based on SOLELY networking.
This is what I'm not considering networking
-you apply online and you happen to get called back
-you go through...|| 3 years 7 months|
| Do you judge a person by where they went to...In a general sense, do you pass judgement or make assumptions about a person when you learn of where they went to school?|| 3 years 7 months|
| At what point in your life did you get interested...I've been active on this site for a few months now. It is clear that the demographic range is large in a myriad of senses. Ever so often there is a college freshman or the occasional high school student posting questions about recruiting, interviews, targets, etc. I always found those posts...|| 3 years 8 months|