| AMA - Transaction Advisory Senior at Accounting...My story: nontarget undergrad, nontarget MBA, Big 4 auditor for a few years, recently moved to the transaction advisory division of a mid-tier accounting...|| 1 year 6 months|
| What Career Advice Will You Give Your Kids?On WSO, we’re frequently presented with a given career situation. For example,
“I’m a senior in high school and I want to be a banker – which school is better?”
“I’m a rising sophomore at a nontarget – which internship should I try for?”
“I’m two years out of college and in a back office...|| 2 years 9 months|
| Best Time to Post on WSOWhat time of day or day of the week has the most traffic on WSO? If I had an awesome post (like I'm announcing I found out that Brady, Swaggon, and Bankerella are the same person), I don't want to waste it on a time nobody is watching.
Alternatively, what are the slowest days or times?
Some...|| 2 years 9 months|
| America's Smartest CityReal estate blog Movoto named Pittsburgh as America's smartest city based on a combination of public school rank, education level, and per capita universities, libraries, media, and museums. NYC didn't even place in the top 50.
What do you guys think about the results? How would your...|| 2 years 9 months|
| Google Says GPA Is Worthless (SATs and...Further confirmation that our education system is woefully outdated and completely ineffective for the purpose of educating students. Some of the most interesting quotes from Laszlo Book, Google's SVP of HR:
[quote]“One of the things we’ve seen from all our data crunching is that G.P.A.’s are...|| 2 years 10 months|
| 5 Signals You're Unknowingly Sending at WorkThis comes from Business Insider. A fellow WSOer posted it elsewhere so I apologize for double-poaching, but I think that while the article's rules may not be universally applicable, it makes some good points. Do you guys think about these things?
[quote]When it comes to how you're judged at...|| 2 years 10 months|
| Your Model of Life Is WrongMod note: for the tl;dr version, skip down to "Circa 1960"
First, some background. I’m going to explain how we got to where we are today in order to frame our place in history and our model of life, so bear with me...
A Long Time Ago B.C.(E.)
A long time ago, human civilization began...|| 2 years 10 months|
| The 5 Types of Professional Summaries (a thinly...I've been searching online for some good examples of professional summaries, and can't find much ("good" being the operative word). Couldn't find much on WSO either. Anyone want to post the professional summary section of your resume to help me out? I need to have a professional summary to define...|| 2 years 11 months|