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Transition to Origination..Bringing in the...I'm just about making the step up from excel / execution monkey to origination and bringing in business. So far, its been a very difficult, albeit exciting transition for me. Tons of misses, very hits and a lot of jumping through hoops for clients. I'm starting to understand why VPs and... 2 years 1 month

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How to attract depositors from foreign countries?I cover another frontier market, M&A mostly, and I can tell you its a tough sell. PM me if you need. 1 year 5 months
Best Video Games for PC?Counterstrike for sure. If you really want a time sink, go old school...Championship Manager 01/02 1 year 6 months
Any Gamers Out There?[quote=General Disarray] GoHuskies: Bioshock is great, Far Cry 3 was alright too. Just started playing Dark Souls, geez what a frustrating game.. On PC its all Civ V Once you get the hang of it, Dark Souls isn't that bad. You'll get to a point where deaths are rewarding because you learn... 2 years 1 week
Transition to Origination..Bringing in the...[quote=idragmazda]Are you a VP now? Sorry to jack your thread, but could you talk about how the transition actually works? Does your group head come up to you and say "associate mode off, VP mode on"? Just want to understand the mechanics of the transition. What is your strategy for bringing... 2 years 1 month
Secured a meeting/interview... then they ask to...[quote=HF]I would take it, you would only be delaying the unavoidable (you will have to show them your transcript sooner or later). That said it is all about how well you can spin it: maybe you didn't get great grades because you were managing your own portfolio or teaching young kinds or some... 2 years 1 month
Have you guys held any interesting part-time jobs?[quote=DaisukiDaYo] rabbit: Worked at a high end headhunter in NYC one summer, placing senior folk at BBs and top HFs/asset managers. This was back in 2005/06 so lot of demand for structured products, MBS and CDO guys. Thats where my interest in finance was piqued. I take it that gig... 2 years 2 months
Have you guys held any interesting part-time jobs?Worked at a high end headhunter in NYC one summer, placing senior folk at BBs and top HFs/asset managers. This was back in 2005/06 so lot of demand for structured products, MBS and CDO guys. Thats where my interest in finance was piqued. 2 years 2 months
Do Pace MBAs ever make it into I-banking?TNA has it spot on. Tough to get break in. There are some seriously highly placed Pace MBAs on the street though, but very rare 2 years 2 months
Would You Live in 400 sq ft If You Were Rich?[quote=Angus Macgyver]400 square feet is small, sure, but not all thaaaaaat small when you consider that 700-800 or so would be an okay-sized apartment in Hong Kong.[/quote] I hear ya. Lived in a 400 square feet place in HK for a while. Had pull out sliding doors to make "walls" lol. Great... 2 years 3 months
Citigroup Capital Markets Origination to S&TIts ECM / DCM and those types of product groups (unless the structure has changed). If you can get in on the equity linked or DCM side, probably a good base for S&T if you network right. 2 years 3 months