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How to edit positions in GoBuyside profile?Anyone know how to do this? Looks like the only thing I can change is the city I worked in. Alternatively, is there a way to delete your entire profile? 3 weeks 2 days
Firefly Value PartnersAnyone know if they're legit? Red flag #1: they want you to take the WSAT. Red flag #2: they want a video cover letter (lol). 4 months 2 weeks
Need Roommate in NYCLooking for a roommate for at least the next 6 months. Preferably male. 3 beds, 1 bath. Please PM me if you're interested in hearing more. Thanks. 5 months 5 days
Night ModeI think it would be nice to have a "night mode" or "dark" skin for the site that users could toggle on/off. For example, a predominantly black and grey background with white text. Easier on the eyes later in the day or in the dark. 1 year 7 months
Group Name on ResumeI'm working in a group that is a hybrid lev fin / sponsors group. For resume purposes / PE recruiting, should I be pushing one over the other (i.e., talking more about how I worked in lev fin or in sponsors)? Which listing on a resume would be the best (unless it really doesn't matter)? Analyst... 1 year 7 months
Listing IPOs on resumeWhen you write "Company's $xx million Initial Public Offering," does the $xx refer to just the equity raised in the IPO or the total market cap of the company? I assume the former, but just want to make sure. 1 year 8 months
GS RestructuringAnyone have any info on this group? 1 year 9 months
Listing transactions on your resumeIf you are invited by an acquirer to participate in a transaction (e.g., underwriter on an IPO or joint bookrunner on a debt financing) and do a bunch of work, but back out before the deal is announced, is knowledge that you were invited to participate in the deal considered non-public information... 1 year 11 months
Two questions about reneging non-IBD offers1. Is it worth it to renege on a top 2 Big 4 audit internship for a no name boutique that's not in NY (think southern USA)? What about a boutique that only focuses on capital raising / private placements? Investment management firm? 2. Has anyone asked the firm to rescind your offer instead of... 2 years 5 months
Activities on a Resume?I hold leadership positions in both of the clubs that I'm in, so I've included them in the work and leadership experience section. Should I just not have an activities section at the bottom? Or have one and briefly list the same clubs? I'm leaning towards just not having the section. Also, I was... 2 years 5 months

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AMA: Restructuring Analyst at Top BBCan you describe what you do? From what I understand, the BBs can't actually advise creditors/debtors in restructurings (unless you aren't a lender to the company?) and I've never seen one listed as an advisor. So are you providing DIP/exit financing? 2 weeks 2 days
Can't get past 1st rounds = your interview...You could be fine, but there are other people interviewing that the firm thinks are better. 2 weeks 3 days
Cheapest and time efficient way to eat healthy in...Costco in Harlem - buy a shit ton of frozen chicken breasts and veggies for the entire summer. Chinatown groceries are really cheap if you want fresh. Another tip for being frugal: $4 haircuts on Bayard St in Chinatown. 1 month 1 day
Dellavedova is dirty? Or just playing hard?Don't think he plays dirty, but the way he plays significantly increases the likelihood that anyone around him will get injured. 1 month 6 days
Most elite/secretive/hardest-to-break-into groups...Babydick Capital 1 month 2 weeks
How do you source investment ideas?http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/idea-generation-and-why-wall-street-sucks-at-it 1 month 2 weeks
Overview of Leveraged FinanceProbably worth mentioning the leveraged lending guidelines and life at regulated banks isn't what it used to be. Also, correct me if I'm wrong, but equity warrants for mezz is a thing of the past. At least from what I've seen, we never get warrants, but will co-invest in the equity. 2 months 6 days
Anyone here have access to financial models from...Just download the models from macabacus 2 months 3 weeks
Advice on back-of-envelope analysis of companiesThere's a quick and dirty valuation in here that is a good example: http://buysidenotes.com/2014/07/28/demand-media-dmd-the-times-they-are-a-changin/ 2 months 4 weeks
Classes You Wish You TookThis sociology class where you watch The Wire all semester 3 months 2 days