| Aleksey Vayner reported deadhttp://gawker.com/5978638/aleksey-vayner-the-yale-grad-with-the-infamous-video-resume-reportedly-dead
"Aleksey Vayner, the Yale graduate who became famous for a video résumé titled “Impossible is Nothing,” has died, according to several sources. An email sent by a friend of...|| 2 years 10 months|
| Spam at critical levels...At the moment, only 1 of the posts that I'm seeing listed under "Forum Topics" on the right hand side is NOT spam about insurance. Can we get these deleted/IP-ban the users/etc? Have been flagging everything as I see it but there's just so much...|| 2 years 11 months|
| Canada Eliminates the Penny - What does it Mean?So, Canada decided today to remove the penny from circulation... http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-03-29/canada-eliminates-penny-that-costs-penny-and-a-half-to-make.html
Should the U.S. do the same? What would some non-obvious effects be?
I was reading an interesting article in Barron's...|| 3 years 8 months|
| New iPad to Be Sold at Wal-Mart Firsthttp://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-03-15/wal-mart-to-start-selling-ipads-at-midnight-before-apple-stores.html
Apple is apparently going to start selling the new iPad in Wal-Mart stores starting at midnight tonight, 8 hours ahead of Apple stores opening tomorrow.
Has Apple ever done something...|| 3 years 8 months|
| Timeline for FT RecruitingHey all,
I'm currently a junior looking to do IBD full-time. I got an IBD SA spot at my ideal bank for the summer, and the firm has a relatively good conversion rate.
I have the opportunity to do a study abroad experience this coming fall (my senior year) and was wondering how risky it would...|| 3 years 8 months|
| SAs on the FB IPO?Hey WSO,
So I know that Facebook just filed their IPO paperwork, and the offering is "expected to be completed in May." This would mean that SAs at MS/JPM/GS in TMT groups wouldn't have any exposure to the deal, assuming a June start date, right? Or is there typically follow-up work/other...|| 3 years 10 months|
| HK IBD Intern Recruiting Schedule?Hey All,
So last year, as far as I'm aware, most first-round phone interviews for BB banks in Hong Kong happened early January (with in-person interviews happening in mid or late January).
This year I understand that many of the banks moved their recruiting cycle earlier. I've heard word that...|| 3 years 11 months|
| Google buys Motorola MobilityJust in that Google is buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5 Billion...
Definitely a game-changer for the mobile space; It'll be fascinating to see how this plays out. How do people think this might impact HTC, Samsung, and others? I use an iPhone myself, but look forward to seeing what Google has...|| 4 years 3 months|
| Goldman Sachs Asia Growth Markets WorkshopHey WSOers,
Anyone know about the Goldman Sachs Asia Growth Markets Workshop taking place in May? Has anyone here gone before? It seems like it might be new since I haven't been able to find anything else about it online. Who else from here is going?|| 4 years 7 months|
| Which Combination of Desks for S&T InternshipHey guys, looking to get some advice with the desk selection process for my trading internship this summer. It's my first time going through with this, and I don't have much experience, so I apologize in advance if this is a dumb question or if I don't make sense.
HR has asked which asset...|| 4 years 8 months|