Five Thoughts on Wall Street Bathroom Breaks

When you work 80-hour weeks regularly and the staples of your diet are $25 Seamlessweb pasta dishes and burger combos, inevitably, nature is going to call - on your office line...

12 Hours Till Deadline: The All Nighter, Part 1

Mod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted on 8/23/12. You can read part 2 here.

Since I've been writing for WSO, my most popular posts have...

Convert Your Summer Internship Into a Full-Time Offer

Mod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted on 7/6/12.

As a former summer/fulltime investment banking analyst, I've seen a few waves of Ivy...

Don't Ask An Investment Banker What They Do

Mod Note (Andy): Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted 9/27/12

When you're meeting new people, even in casual social situations, the topic of work is never...

REVEALED! Wall Street CEO Facebook Convo

Mod Note (Andy): Throwback Thursday, this was originally posted 9/2012

WSO EXCLUSIVE: Titans of Wall Street caught in candid conversation on Facebook! Read on below and after the break:

Three Contrarian Takeaways from the GMAT

Throwback Thursdays: This was originally posted August, 2012

There's no shortage of GMAT advice out there - most of it is centered around giving adequate time for...

How to deal with THAT associate

TBT: Originally posted on September, 2012

Props to bankerella for an insightful post delving into the mind of the newly-minted first-year investment banking associate...

Lifestyle of Young Wall Street: 5 Banker Neighborhoods

NYC neighborhood stereotypes for young investment bankers

Mod Note (Andy): #TBT, Originally posted on April, 2012

The New York City area is home to nearly 20 million...

We Are The Street: USA for Wall Street

There comes a time when we heed a certain call
When The Street must come together as one
There are layoffs happ'ning
And it's time to lend a hand to...

Timeline of an Investment Banking Analyst, Year 1


Training's over, and you've just hit the new group. You're getting to know your bullpen-mates and you've picked up a few bullshit staffings. You're settled into...