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Networking advice!!!So I went to a networking event yesterday and ended up talking to an MD at my BB for about 45 minutes. He was admittedly pretty drunk but he gave me his business card, told me he thought I was wasted in my current role (middle office asset management in a BB) and told me to keep in contact and try... 2 years 11 months
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pm me big dawg pm me big dawg 2 years 7 months
You're forgetting one of the main reasons why...You're forgetting one of the main reasons why people go into finance is that it's one of the few industries where unexceptional people can get an exceptional paycheck. 2 years 7 months
i would remove your real name from your username...i would remove your real name from your username. and no one can advise what phd you should do. this is something you should chose based on your interests. a phd is definitely not something you should do just to get a job as well. they are extremely challenging and should only be done if you... 2 years 8 months
pivot table and knowing that f9 refreshes all...pivot table and knowing that f9 refreshes all cells should do for a consultant. 2 years 8 months
subtle point is the skill sets aren't 100%...subtle point is the skill sets aren't 100% transferable. sell side ER is more of a volume business, churning out reports on a daily basis but buy side is dependent on coming up with investment ideas and their implementation which can involve a different decision making process. and the money is... 2 years 8 months
about three-fiddy about three-fiddy 2 years 8 months
mention that its what attracted you to applying....mention that its what attracted you to applying. and no, mine was longer. i don't know what you've done in your life so I can't help you there. think of the skills you need in DCM and think of things you've done which show you have those skills. then talk about them! that should be a start! 2 years 8 months
why not talk about a recent issuance underwritten...why not talk about a recent issuance underwritten by Citi and talk about how it exploited current market opportunities to benefit client and company? will be tricky but definitely possible and will be very impressive if you nail it. I came from a STEM background and I basically said finance is... 2 years 8 months
stating a preference won't hurt you, just make it...stating a preference won't hurt you, just make it clear it's a preference not a requirement. i work in AM and I said I wanted to work in high yield corporate debt on my cover letter and interviews - I got an offer for global equities! 2 years 8 months
stating a preference won't hurt you, just make it...stating a preference won't hurt you, just make it clear it's a preference not a requirement. i work in AM and I said I wanted to work in high yield corporate debt on my cover letter and interviews - I got an offer for global equities! 2 years 8 months