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Should I add this to my Sales and Trading SA...Hello fellow monkeys! I haven't posted a forum topic in a few years...mostly because I've been to reluctant to share any of my interests but over that period the site has grown substantially. I'm very impressed with the quality of responses and how helpful people are at WSO given that most... 3 months 4 weeks
Summer Internship at top African Bank? Worth It?Hey folks, just wondering what the general notion is about doing a summer internship in Africa. Have some family connections and was offered a SA position at a large African Bank while I visit family this summer. I feel like working here will put a different perspective of experience in my resume... 2 years 8 months
WSO! What are YOU listening to?Hey WSO, This may be a weird question but I just want to see how divergent/similar peoples music tastes are...to start off here is what I am currently listening to: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbR_MnEON3g Be sure to post links on what your listening to.,. 3 years 6 months
Help! IB Information Session Soon..Hey guys, So after a few weeks of cold emailing..I finally got a bite at a Investment council in my city. I got set up for an information session next week and since it will be my first I would like to know if any of the more experienced WSO'rs have some advice for me in regards to how I need to... 3 years 8 months
Canadian Economics student..still looking for...I am kinds stuck looking for an internship so I thought I would get my resume critiqued by fellow WSO'rs so that I can improve my chances of at least getting a job. I live in the the nations capital..and I am wondering what I can do to help myself..I completely missed recruiting season this year..... 3 years 8 months
Queen's Applied Economics...good enough? Or...I'm going into my sophomore year at Queens University..majoring in Applied Economics...I just want to know if that degree is enough to get me an entry level job consulting..not necessarily at MBB but maybe somewhere in the top 10. I will try my best to network my butt off these next few years as I... 3 years 8 months
The Relativity of an Undergraduate Economics...I go to a target Canadian University ( Queen's) and I am just pondering the relativity of my Applied Economics degree in the current/future job market. I have read mixed results on other forums, so I thought why not bring this to WSO where I actually value the opinions and advice I am given!... 3 years 8 months
Getting summer internshipsI am a Canadian student interested in consistently landing summer internships to build up my resume . I go to a target school in Canada i.e top 3 ( Queens ) but I don't attend the Undergrad BSchool, at this point in time I am studying Applied Economics and will be a sophomore this coming Fall. I... 3 years 9 months

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Interested in this as well...Interested in this as well... 1 month 1 week
This really helped me put my goals into...This really helped me put my goals into perspective, SB for you man thanks. 1 month 1 week
Caucasians also account for 72% of the population...Caucasians also account for 72% of the population...so 76% of millionaires being white should not come as a surprise as there seems to be a direct correlation with the demographics within the country. African Americans making up 8% of millionaires and 12% of the total population is not surprising... 1 month 1 week
I'm black, went to private school and have...I'm black, went to private school and have friends that are part of the nationalities/ethnic groups you have listed, not one of them is a racist and neither are their families but I'm not going to generalize because that would be illogical. Although I am still in university and don't have... 1 month 1 week
Levis 511 or Cheap Monday.Levis 511 or Cheap Monday. 1 month 3 weeks
I wouldn't be so sure with that. Just for...I wouldn't be so sure with that. Just for arguments sake...for example at some schools in the top 4 the average entrance requirement just to enter the university is higher then the entrance requirement for business programs at other universities. Western Ivey is an exception not the rule. At my... 1 month 4 weeks
ENTJ. Is that list of other ENTJ's legit?ENTJ. Is that list of other ENTJ's legit? 1 month 4 weeks
I'm sorry but you couldn't be anymore wrong. In...I'm sorry but you couldn't be anymore wrong. In Canada it's the UNIVERSITY that's the target not just the program. UBC, McGill, Queen's, Ivey, U of T also have the best economics degrees available in the country and heaps of them end up in finance as well. So do the engineering and maths grads from... 1 month 4 weeks
Yea there's a bit of overlap but Margin of Safety...Yea there's a bit of overlap but Margin of Safety really pushes the entire philosophy and mindset of a true value investor. I found that Klarman's writing style was much more fluid then Grahams as well. If you don't end up reading it because you think its too similar, I suggest picking up The... 2 months 5 days
Just cut this into 500 words or less... I've had...Just cut this into 500 words or less... I've had midterm papers with less wordage than this. From what I've read You don't seem to be the kind of person who'd want to be in IB. If your committed to the investment fund then stick with it. Also, how good is your university's accounting masters? Have... 2 months 1 week
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