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+6 Keep working or study abroad 1 10mo
+24 2025 SA questions/planning 3 10mo
+4 Potential Scam Internship? 17 10mo
+6 Planning ahead as a high schooler 1 11mo
+18 Security Clearance Chinese American 5 1y
+9 Someone who realized they wanted banking late 1 1y
+3 Is it easy for non-us investment bankers to obtain green card? 1 1y
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+3 Submit SA apps quick before new sem gpa comes out or wait till after? 1 1y
+31 How do I ask for help/ informational interview? 8 1y
+15 2022 SA APAC MEGATHREAD 216 1y
+9 Working Student in Southeastasia possible? 1 1y
+14 How to approach MD? 8 1y
+12 HELP! Offer decision: NY BB IBD vs. HK top BB IBD 7 1y
+13 Future Career -- Suggestions Needed 2 1y
+6 College life 2 1y
+15 Career Advice For Fresh Graduate In Banking / Consulting / Crypto VC!🙏🏻 1 2y
0 MSc In Finance or other? 1 2y
+9 MSc In Finance + MBA? 1 2y
+9 Breaking In Finance 2 2y
+22 Is it possible to get into investment banking on Wall Street out NYU Shanghai? 14 2y
+94 Study Hard. Work Hard. Read philosophy. Unless you want to suffer in the future. 25 2y
+3 No MBA, EU to US 1 2y
+6 Internship as a freshman 1 2y
+9 How much do banks care about transcripts for FT conversion? 1 2y
+25 Hi, anyone in HK looking for analysts? 24 2y
+9 Don't know what to do advice needed 2 2y
+96 So you want to cold email me? Here's how you do it right. 63 2y
+13 2022 Sophomore Internship Advice (Intl Student) 7 2y
+21 UW-Madison chances for I-Banking 13 2y
+10 BB analyst looking to go back to China, advice? 4 2y
+6 Sophomore FoF or PE? 1 2y
+12 I am planning to graduate early from college (in three years), what should I do with internship recruiting? 1 3y
0 Plz Help-Missed Networking Call 9 3y
+1 Importance of mandarin or Cantonese for IB in Hong Kong? Any thoughts? 2 3y
0 All about search funds. 1 3y
+17 Referral told me to contact him with his permission, what should I do? 4 3y
+12 Late finance bloomer seeking for internship advice 3 3y
+12 CFA, Part Time MFE Student, 4 Years Of Working Experience With Operation/Middle Office 1 3y
+21 Career path : CFA, part time MFE student, 4 years of working experience with operation/middle office 6 3y
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+325 Filtering resumes - what I looked for when screening 200+ resumes 164 3y
+36 Hong Kong versus NYC IBD 30 3y
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0 Spring Study Abroad Conflicts w/ IBD SA start date: what to do? 2 3y
+12 Junior Year Advice (Original Summer Plan Cancelled) 1 3y
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+149 I Need You, WSO + Its Time To Move - Asia Job Search 41 3y
0 Career Transition Advice 0 3y
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0 help ivey and fuqua duke review 0 3y
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0 Getting an Internship - Junior year 4 3y
0 M&A in Shanghai, Boutique IB in NYC, or BB DCM? 8 3y
0 monkey job prospects for int'l students 2 3y
0 David Rubenstein U. of Maryland Speech 1 3y
+32 Start up = Career suicide? Want to get into IBD. Need advice and mentorship. 8 3y
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+25 CV Critique 1 3y
+26 career cross-roads/move from PE to tech company 3 3y
+13 Feeling disillusioned..internships with my credentials? 3 3y
0 (low gpa) Math/Econ vs Business....guidance needed. 6 3y
0 need help deciding on which summer internship 8 3y
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+12 NON-EU (Canadian) looking to study at Bocconi (mscfinance) and working London IB 1 3y
+12 List of new Financial Services Firms in London 0 3y
0 The UCL Finance Conference 2012 - Internship Scheme 1 3y
+11 Advice on moving to London/England 1 3y
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0 help fuqua duke 4.5 yrs acc/finance 3 3y
+18 Risk it in Hongkong or Chinese SOE? 8 3y
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+19 Career Advice after Internship/ Any London Finance Professionals 5 3y
0 First big networking event, Saxo Bank , Trading Volatility & Performance 0 3y
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0 How is this possible? - Work experience of junior students 3 3y
+18 Which Big 4 is better to potentially break into IB? 19 3y

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