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Least amount of details possibleSo I have an in at a BB with a family friend (think JPM/GS/MS) and got offered an internship with what he made it sound like would turn into a FT offer if all went well. This has been about 6 months in the making. I have had lunch with him twice the last of which was early in November. He is... 2 years 4 months
CFA or MBA Hedgefund Manager So there are a lot of posts debating CFA vs. MBA, and there was even on related to AM/PM just now. But I haven't found a concrete answer as related to HF. If the end game is to ultimately become a HF Manager, is it preferable to have a MBA from Wharton, Booth, or Harvard? Or would a CFA be better... 2 years 5 months
VacationHey guys, I haven't seen this talked about really so I figured I would ask and see what it's like everywhere else. What are you vacation times like? How much do you get + how many sick days? Make sure you say if your an analyst 3rd year etc. as obviously it makes a difference. 2 years 6 months
Suits - show em offJust like the title says, what do you guys wear to work on AVERAGE Give an estimated cost of the total suit, and if its tailored or a standard suit. Just wanted to see what everybody comes out with. 2 years 10 months

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Do You Have Edge? (Part One)Just out of curiosity, this may be somewhat unrelated to the nature of the post and if you choose not to answer then so be it. If as per your article here being a sell-side analyst is ultimately just a great way to be a mouthpiece for management (which I take to mean, less novel output or... 1 year 11 months
Easiest to break into?[quote=jss09] dest149: Ravi-Makhija: Can you rank the following fields on easiest to hardest to get into from a non target (rutgers) Asset Management Sales & trading Regular I-Banking Research Risk Management Hardest: 1. Elite I-Banking 2. Regular I-banking 3. Raceme I-... 1 year 11 months
Easiest to break into?[quote=Ravi-Makhija]Can you rank the following fields on easiest to hardest to get into from a non target (rutgers) Asset Management Sales & trading Regular I-Banking Research Risk Management[/quote] Hardest: 1. Elite I-Banking 2. Regular I-banking 3. Raceme I-Banking Those... 1 year 11 months
Go to Grad School?!?![quote=TheHoustonFlight]I am in the process of deciding whether to go to grad school or not. is there any where one could read more about the pro and cons of different grad school in the US and Canada? Master of Finance Vs MBA? What are the exit opps?[/quote] Sure, use the search function. This... 1 year 11 months
Best Work Social Events[quote=CompBanker] dest149: CompBanker: Depending on the athleticism of your group, you could all sign up to do a Tough Mudder or an equivalent race as a team. Also, we once rented out a local sports facility and had a flag football match -- senior guys vs. junior guys. Did F1 racing... 1 year 11 months
Best Work Social Events[quote=CompBanker]Depending on the athleticism of your group, you could all sign up to do a Tough Mudder or an equivalent race as a team. Also, we once rented out a local sports facility and had a flag football match -- senior guys vs. junior guys. Did F1 racing once in Boston as well -- you may... 1 year 11 months
What responsibilities to ask for (RE internship)?Why not look up someone who you think has an interesting job, and check out what their responsibilities are. Write down the ones that you think you can: learn in the 60 days, enjoy doing, can benefit from learning, and can use to contribute to the team. Don't get mad at HR for making a... 1 year 11 months
What title should I have?Removed. SirTradesALot beat me to it and title was much more original 1 year 11 months
Kevin O'Leary Only Invests For YieldDifferent investing scheme for different priorities. The man already has 300 million, although you always want to grow, at that point and age you want to minimize risk as much as possible. Same does not always apply for people in different age or economic classes. It's really a specific balance for... 1 year 11 months
Eating celery as an internBuy crunch-less celery from Monsanto - problem solved. 1 year 11 months