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Networking AdviceI would like some help with being more effective at networking - I’m currently in the last semester of my MSc degree at a target, and all the previous attempts I’ve tried have not led to much. I have not tried cold-calling yet (I’d like to begin soon) but I wanted to get some feedback on what I... 2 years 2 months
Applying to Multiple RolesI've already sent the IB SA application off, but I've come across two other summer positions that I'm also interested in located in different divisions (Asset Management and PWM). Despite my preference for IB I would be genuinely interested in any of the 3 and would tailor my CV so, but my worry... 2 years 2 months
CV AdviceDeleted 2 years 2 months
MBB Recruiting TimesA bit of background: I'm in my final semester of classes in my MSc and will be finished by January, at which time I'm free while I write my thesis until graduation in Sept 2013. Have I missed the deadlines for 2013 starting dates for MBB, Booz, ATK and other big firms? (I'm assuming I'm... 2 years 7 months
MBB - Previous Application dinged, need adviceI'm a Canadian doing my MSc at a top school in Europe, and while I'm applying for IB's in London, I'm applying for MBB in Toronto because among other reasons, strat firms are typically more regional and less likely to sponsor visas. After some back and forth questions last year with Bain HR, I... 2 years 2 months
Still can't manage any IB internshipsWhen people say "make sure to get some finance experience before you apply" how can one do that when they've applied to all the major IB internship roles and still ended up with nothing? 2 years 2 months
Toronto Consulting Advice Needed (Urgent!)I am from Canada and I'll be going to one of 2 grad schools in Sept, and I need to make up my mind by the end of this week. I would like to work with BCG (or some of the other top firms in Toronto) in corporate financial / international trade-related consulting after graduating my Masters, but I'm... 3 years 11 months


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Still can't manage any IB internships[quote=Dimethyltryptamine]you are lucky as hell, they even consider you if you are getting interviewed, but failing on later stages, its completely up to your intelligence/ability to sell yourself/unique, pleasant personality/etc. once i got my first interview at the BB, i aced every shit... 2 years 2 months
Canada SA 2013So basically since I didn't hear from anyone for IBD SA this week then I've likely been dinged in all of them? Unbelievable... 2 years 5 months
Networking Advicebump 2 years 5 months
Applying to Multiple RolesThank you for not answering my question, much appreciated. 2 years 6 months
Popping the questionI'm talking about bankers not HR people, and it was a metaphor... 2 years 7 months
Popping the questionI have the same problem with networking, I have no problem with getting in touch and talking with people about the company/opportunities, it's just the 'closing' part where I feel guilty asking straight out if they can pass my resume on to someone. 2 years 7 months
MBB Recruiting TimesFor all regions? So I'm out of luck till next Fall then? 2 years 7 months
MBB Recruiting TimesThis is what I'm not really sure about. The Booz graduate site states, for example: "Applications are now closed for the Class of 2013. Applications will re-open in January 2013 for our next Graduate intake." Does this mean applications in January will be for Fall 2013 positions, or for 2014... 2 years 7 months
How to make the move from UK/HK to US?Also consider that most times junior people aren't shuffled around early on, it's usually the more senior people. That said, I would agree that looking for work in UK/HK first would be the best idea, as Imperial has great rep there. 2 years 10 months
Consulting > Banking?Even within consulting there seems to be differences in travel time, for example some encourage client site visits more often than others. 2 years 10 months