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Parents [including celebs and various hot shots] indicted in college admissions test scam

InfoDominatrix

Ouch... prestige attempts done the wrong way AND caught no less! Prosecutors filed charges against 33 parents, accused of paying between $200,000 and $6.5 million to get their children into elite universities. Those indicted include actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman [actress and...

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Favorite quote?

PBateman.323

Hi guys, what is your favorite and most inspiring quote? (I don't know what else to write just filling the remaining characters)

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Is this site slowly dying or is it just me?

hedgehog9

When I was on this site as a student a few years back, this site had tons of new threads every day, and many of those threads racked up with 50+ comments on the same day. When I go on these days, not only does the volume of new threads seem lower, but what I particularly noticed was that there...

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Selby Jennings - Have they improved at all?

Tony's Brother Michael

There are several dated threads (albeit with a handful of more recent comments) warning prospective recruits to stay away from Selby Jennings due to mining for comp data, spamming job boards with resumes, using bait-and-switch tactics, and misrepresenting fund/bank connections, among other things. ...

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Upper Decker on the Way Out

WolfofWSO

So a teammate left not too long ago. Before he left, he valued out every workbook he managed making it nearly impossible to replicate some of the analysis he was tasked with. This was an intentional d!ck move. Karma got him though, the joint he went to is one of those listed on the Operation Vars...

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Is this site slowly dying or is it just me?

hedgehog9

When I was on this site as a student a few years back, this site had tons of new threads every day, and many of those threads racked up with 50+ comments on the same day. When I go on these days, not only does the volume of new threads seem lower, but what I particularly noticed was that there are n...

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Favorite quote?

PBateman.323

Hi guys, what is your favorite and most inspiring quote? (I don't know what else to write just filling the remaining characters)...

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May's New Brexit Speech

MonkeySeeMonkeyDo23

Did anyone else watch Theresa May's speech last night? Seems like she alienated anyone else who may have still been on her side... Also, the EU have specifically said that a June extension is off the table, and that any extension is only on the table if the current proposed Withdrawal Agreement goe...

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Burning Man

Nightman Cometh

Sup Everyone, I was just curious, does anyone here go to Burning Man? I recently lost a very close friend who went for the first time last year and really wanted me to come with him sometime in the future. I now have to go at least once to honor him, but it's also just something I really think I'd ...

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What do you wish you knew before trying entrepreneurship?

Hank Mardukas

Been flirting with/ trying to identify the potential market for a product idea for the better part of a year, and I'm going to go for it and start prototyping and developing my go to market strategy over the coming months, maybe even get a finished product out this year. For all of you out there wh...

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Harvey Scwartz = WFC CEO?

John Pierpont

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-03-21/wells-fargo-reiterates-sloan-support-on-report-of-schwartz-talks There are others reporting the same thing, primarily stemming from the NY Post. For context, Schwartz was previously the co-COO for Goldman. WFC denied the story pretty heavy handedl...

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Billions Season 4

StaphyBone

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGihUNnLQJU Watch the entire first episode for free on You Tube Enjoy...

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WSO Caption Contest - March 20, 2019... Collect Silver Bananas and Win a Free WSO T-Shirt

AndyLouis

WSO Caption Contests are back! You guys know the drill, all you have to do is leave a comment in this post with a caption you think is most fitting for the cartoon posted below. The winner will be determined by the community based on the number of Silver Bananas awarded to each comment. In the event...

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Does Anyone Live/Work in Miami?

israely13

Hi, I just moved to Miami for a finance job and don't know anyone. Was wondering if anyone who lives / works down here could show me around. ...

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What was your undergraduate GPA?

Sunshine Funshine

So I keep seeing all of these threads that basically go along the lines of: "what GPA do I need to be successful" or "what is the minimum cutoff GPA at each firm?" so I figured I'd start a thread to cut through all the grey areas and just straight up ask people honestly what their undergrad GPA is/w...

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Thoughts On Tesla

2and20

What's this forum's view on Tesla trading around $270ish....... Do you guys think it's a buy? long term or short term? ...

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Family Office investor database

SundanceKid77

Hello fellow chimps- After seeing the other thread on WSO for interest in family office lists, I've compiled a number of family office databases which I'm willing to offer to those in need of a good list. I worked in a fundraiser/investor relations role for a few VC/PE/HF funds and have switched rol...

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What Don't You Know?

Sunshine Funshine

A lot of you guys on this form are at the point in your career where you're the ones interviewing people. Do you guys come up with your own questions, or is there a standardized interview packet that the company gives you? Are there any behavioral/technical questions that if someone asked you, you w...

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Strangest exit from Finance

HighlyLeveredCat

A bunch of us here would follow the usual sell side to buy side route. Recently I met a former banker who retired after 5 years as a VP and became a gentleman farmer. I also know another former Australian banker who just disappeared from his job and moved to Medellín and opened a hostel. Do you h...

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What do you do if you have a thing for your director

sadsoul90

Associate in my mid-late twenties, my director is amazing - I just really like her. Maybe I'm telling you all because I can't tell anyone else....

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What was the happiest moment of your life?

yul33

Happiness to each person obviously can mean different things, but for me I would say one of the happiest moments of my life was when I went hiking in Yosemite with my family up to Vernal Falls. We sat on the side of the riverbank, drenched from the climb, and eating bagels with cream cheese. (We cou...

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GPA Cutoff for Accounting Majors

Sunshine Funshine

Let's face it - accounting (i.e. breaking into Big 4 Audit) is not nearly as competitive as IB or MBB jobs. So what's the GPA cutoff for accounting majors? Like, for most finance roles, anything 3.5 or above is good, and anything 3.7+ is preferred, does the same go for Big 4?...

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Join the WSO Chats for Your City

AndyLouis

Join the email list for your city to receive updates on future WSO events in your city. When signing up you will also receive a welcome email with a link to join your city's chat group. We created these Telegram groups with the goal of making it easier for WSO members to organize events / happy hour...

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How to tell a summer internship you can't do full 10 weeks

monkey198723532

So I recently have been accepted for a full time 10 week summer internship and due to some family things, I don't think I can do a full 10 weeks and instead can only do about 6-7 weeks of the internship. How do I tell the company that I won't be able to potentially do the full summer internship. Sho...

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Where to live in Chicago for college grad

ksk2018

Moving to Chicago after graduation and need to find a place to live. I know there are previous threads on this, but they are a little dated. Open to roommates or living by myself and hoping to keep it under $1800 all in. The office is in the loop, but my main commute will be to/from O’Hare because...

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Can the financial system be changed?

Stephen A. Smith

Bitcoin, virtual money, barter systems, IOU's, etc, etc. In this "talks at Google'' session with David Graeber (https://youtu.be/CZIINXhGDcs) he touches on all of these things and it got me thinking, is it even possible with all that's happened since 2008, to change the financial system as it's curr...

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What don´t you know you don´t know?

kobemann

We´ve all heard about the Dunning - Kruger effect back in that behavioural econ class and learnt that not knowing what we don´t know is a bad situation. Things go entirely south when we are certain we know something, but it turns out to be completely wrong. Back in my first internship weeks in u...

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JPMorgan Chase Sophomore Edge 2019

mirrorsrcool

Hi all, This is my first post on WSO, so I hope I'm following all guidelines and being respectful. I recently got accepted into the JPMorgan Chase Sophomore Edge 2019 program and confirmed my attendance. Every single one of my other friends that confirmed their invites received a Travel and Logisti...

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If you were President of the United States, who would be in your cabinet?

2733278823

If you were president and you had the opportunity to put together the most ruthless motherfuckers in the finance world, whose only job is to strengthen the economy, as your cabinet, who would you pick? Secretary of State: Rex Tillerson (Not Bad), Mitt Romney was a candidate Secretary of the Trea...

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Any Metalheads on WSO?

Macro Arbitrage

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Favorite Superhero

thebslee

So, who's your favorite superhero? Perhaps it's one of the Marvel movie stars, like Iron Man or Captain Marvel? Or maybe you like to stick with the traditional DC anchors, Batman and Superman? Perhaps you find yourself in Spider-man? Who's your favorite superhero and why do you like them? Personal...

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Hedge Fund Job Out of Undergrad Pays +$300k

Sunshine Funshine

Hey guys, I made a list of qualifications you need to succeed in banking and land $300k jobs. Let me know when you see it. Tough Adaptable Integrity Love Open-mindedness Patience Enthusiasm Zero-tolerance-for-error ...

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SDC Platinum - Most horribly written piece-of-sh1t software of all times

keon6

I know lots of industry people use SDC platinum data. But the software for it is absolutely horrible. - Terrible User Interface - Runs out of memory after spending 10 minute downloading some data but never gives you a head up. - Unintuitive Commands and labels. Thomson Reuters must really enjoy s...

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Disney now owns Fox

Appley

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/03/20/disney-ceo-bob-iger-sent-a-memo-to-employees-fox-deals-close.html Thoughts? This is pretty crazy news for someone who was randomly strolling through the internet....

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WSO Caption Contest - March 13, 2019... Collect Silver Bananas and Win a Free WSO T-Shirt

AndyLouis

WSO Caption Contests are back! You guys know the drill, all you have to do is leave a comment in this post with a caption you think is most fitting for the cartoon posted below. The winner will be determined by the community based on the number of Silver Bananas awarded to each comment. In the event...

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How does one grow $5,000 to $1,000,000

ASC_842

Your life savings and assets are taken away due to identity theft and crappy luck. You lost your job, wife and kids. Your dog left you for your neighbor's premium canine chow. All you have left is $5,000 and you've given up on life so all you care about is turning it into $1,000,000. You're ready to...

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Confused on bond pricing question

johnboy1

Please delete. Thank you for the replies Do I assume that facevalue is $100 and then find the PV or would it be better to work out IRR with $100fv ...

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Where to live in NYC for young people

Postgradwonderer

I am very likely moving to NYC soon and am at a place now to where I have to seriously start apartment hunting and finding a place to stay. Depending on how it all goes, I might even have to look for a roommate. What I am looking for are the areas of the city where more of the younger crowd straig...

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Anyone kinda realize that maybe working 80-90 hours a week to be wealthy isnt really the route they wanna go down?

qocbd

Idk if it's just me going through a phase but I've always dreamed of having more money than I knew what to do with, but recently I've just been getting all As and have so much time on my hands I've just been working out and I'm getting to a point where I'd genuinely enjoy this being my life. Like w...

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What to do with $250k in savings?

Pizz

If things pan out this year, I’ll have roughly $250k in savings total (in 401k, partly invested at my work which is a HF, etc.). I’m 25 years old and single, and live in a high COL city. What would you do with this? Part of me just wants to quit, buy a $200-$300k condo in SoCal, and never have t...

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How are you measuring your life?

wsogarg

I recently read an [article](https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/02/21/magazine/elite-professionals-jobs-happiness.html) on how life can be miserable at times even when one is raking in a million dollar paycheck. I want to ask experienced professionals working in IB, PE, HF or any other indus...

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Best job you know someone got right after business school?

2733278823

Some dude from Stanford's Business School nailed down nailed a private equity job with a total compensation package of $522,000 https://poetsandquants.com/2013/11/13/highest-paid-stanford-mba-522k/?pq-category=business-school-news What's the best job you know a MBAer got right after graduation? ...

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Most Updated Cisco 300-115 Dumps PDF Mar/2019

Uxar-Hawking

Passing the Cisco 300-115 exam is no more difficult, with latest 300-115 dumps pdf anyone can easily pass the Cisco 300-115 exam on the first attempt! The best thing is 100% success rate & money back assurance. Note:- New Questions has been added to the 300-115 PDF. Get the complete 300-115 Questi...

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Nepal Treks & Tours Pvt. Ltd

john2983miller

Welcome Nepal Travel Tour Company always welcome to any Travel Agency, Tour agencies, Adventure Operator and travel related persons to work jointly in this field. Four Strong Reasons to Hire a Best Nepal Tour Company to Make Nepal Tours Nowadays, a large number of people rely on tour companies to vi...

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What's this forum's stance on unpaid internships?

Pump and Dump

I've read quite a bit of users on here saying that asking for an unpaid internship shows hustle, and the experience is going to help. But here's what I don't get. If the work you're doing as an intern is meaningful, and adding value then how can the firm not find a way to pay you minimum wage for w...

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Podcast March Madness Tourney

TeddyTailwind

"The Lick" podcast is giving away $100 in their March Madness bracket contest. Just subscribe and send these guys a screenshot. ...

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Parents [including celebs and various hot shots] indicted in college admissions test scam

InfoDominatrix

Ouch... prestige attempts done the wrong way AND caught no less! Prosecutors filed charges against 33 parents, accused of paying between $200,000 and $6.5 million to get their children into elite universities. Those indicted include actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman [actress and wife of...

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To Graduate Early or Not to Graduate Early... Any Advice?

The King of Success

I'll keep this as short as I possibly can and would appreciate any advice you guys can offer. I'm currently a second-semester Junior with a GPA above 3.90, an on-campus job and a summer internship lined up. The thing is, I absolutely hate college - I made friends with the wrong people, I can't sta...

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When non finance guys talk about finance

TradeGreek

I just watched the following clip - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hoZbx7k3nA I hope links are allows but in case it is removed youtube "Andrew Schulz, "Netflix is Done!" | Joe Rogan". Andrew Schulz claiming Netflix is done because people watch old content e.g friends, the office etc and that it ...

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Who is the hottest sell side analyst on Wall Street?

famejranc

Who is the hottest sell side analyst on Wall Street? Wondering so that I can ask her out next time I'm in New York City. ...

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Just Turned 30; Here's Some Life Advice/Quotes

David Aames

I turned 30 last week, thought i'd pass some advice and my favorite quotations on to you all. I pulled all these from my grand list so it is by no means comprehensive, just a sample. Enjoy. fwiw I'm ex finance (spent 3 years in IB now work with a start up in Brazil). So here they are, in no orde...

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Investing in a watch: Is it doable?

AmeliaHarrison

I'm already a working girl and have a savings of my own. For my age, I know that I need to invest on something beside from stocks. And now, I'm thinking to buy an expensive watches such Rolex etc. My question, is it a good idea? ...

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"The feedback fallacy"

checkingin.

This is the best business article I've read: https://hbr.org/2019/03/the-feedback-fallacy The central idea is a science-based rebuttal of the "radical transparency" model. However, I found the most valuable sections of the article to be the components of the thesis. While this article was written f...

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Best Office Chair

turtles

Looking for a mesh office chair but I don't want to spend more than $500. Any suggestions? Looking for something like a Herman Miller, Steelcase, Knoll, etc. Thanks....

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Learning data science topics

Rajeev Sharma

Learning data science requires basic knowledge regarding tools of data science which are python and R. Machine learning is the main aspect of data science. Data science is being used in many companies for research and data analysis. This increases the career opportunities in field of data science. O...

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Can I rat on someone anonymously?

Latvian Analyst

I mean, I want to rat out my colleague who is a complete bullshit of a worker and I don't know what I can do with it, since he is in my team. He is the type of guy that does not do anything in a high school project and then shows up at the end. Plus he is a douche, I mean I was like him in HS, is th...

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Teenager turns down heart transplant TWICE: 'I just want to live life to the full'

thestockwalker

Well if I was one of his parents, I would definitely don't care about what his decision - I wouldn't want to see my child die... http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/real-life-stories/liam-gawthorpe-turns-down-transplant-2226929 He suffers from a congenital heart defect and pulmonary hypertension – and ...

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Dumb purchases and stupid personal finance decisions

Lloyd BIankfein

Saw this [news article ](https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=12189819) about a teenager in China who sold his kidney to buy an iPhone 4 who is now bedridden for life. Obviously an idiot, but I feel in a larger sense he is emblematic of conspicuous consumption, and th...

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Who is your favorite billionaire?

SBrunsWS

Very simply who is your favorite billionaire? I 'd have to go with Rupert Murdoch or Henry Kravis......

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How to flirt with girls - written by girls

faceslappingcompilation

Found links to these 2 ebooks being passed around...read them...and these are actually really really good. These books were written by women who help guys flirt with girls. just like.... And yes, i have a GF...i've dated A LOT from tinder, bumble, and the other apps....i have no problems with gir...

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Misrepresentation of Age (fake id)

HornedFrog7

I know this topic has been brought up before, but my circumstance is a little different compared to the stuff that has been answered before. I recently received a "misrepresentation of age" citation for using a fake id to buy a beer at a bowling alley (I know, sounds stupid). It's considered a class...

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Fordham v Baruch for undergrad

JsnXXV

think ill try to transfer out after first year or second year, is that possible? wanted to go to nyu but rejected. aid is decent for both schools but baruch is definitely cheaper. help me out folks...

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We eat what we kill.

mxc

Mod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday - this was originally posted on 4/30/10. To see all of our top content from the past, click here. The following e-mail has been going around on the Street recently. I thought I might share it: We are Wall Street. It's our job to make money. Whether it's a ...

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Looking For Female Roommate For July 1 Move In - NYC

tokyobanana

Seeking a female roommate for a July 1st move in, I'm starting at a MM IB in mid July. Preferred neighborhoods are Midtown West/East and Hudson Yards. PM if interested. Thanks!...

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The Art of Storytelling

LDNFinance

Alright, so you've landed a gig and know that your communication skills were good enough to beat the gatekeepers. However, that's not the end. The ceiling for developing communications skills is almost endless and I've recently gained an interest in the art of storytelling. When conducting present...

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Quick Learning For Microsoft AZ-300 Dumps - 100% Success Guaranteed

sam-adam

Here is a collection of professionally verified and up-to-date Microsoft AZ-300 Dumps Pdf . Do you want to pass your Microsoft AZ-300 exam with good score? IF yes! Then you are in the right place we have all the valid and real Microsoft AZ-300 Dumps Pdf. Our Microsoft AZ-300 Dumps Pdf is 100% ge...

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Moving Back With Parents After Graduation - Tips to Get Rich

Sunshine Funshine

After I graduate, I'll be moving back in with my parents. Assuming I save $40,000 per year and live at home for the next 5 years, what should I invest that money in and why?...

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This website should get a discord or something

qocbd

Would probably help with the community and everything. Also I want to speak to theaccountingmajor personally...

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Risk Appetite

YoungDumbFullOfRum

For a little context: I'm currently weighing up a job move. It may well prove to be the most significant move of my career and, with it, I'm under a barrage of all sorts of emotion - excitement, anxiety, fear... It led me to wondering what some of the biggest risks other WSO'ers have taken in their...

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In what order would you avoid these women and in what order would you adore the ones below

Gold_man_zak

I really need to find something to do today lol THE ONES TO AVOID The dating game is difficult to navigate. Sometimes guys end up with a woman who they later realize is nothing but poison. Of course, it’s not fair to judge someone on a first impression, although we all tend to do that anyway. B...

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3 statement model balancing help!

Wei101

Hey guys - I'm learning about three statement modelling and DCFs, but am having trouble with the balancing. I think I've got the basics down, but it's off balance by a bit. Would really appreciate if one of you talented folks could give this a look! Edit:....

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Does anyone actually think that finance is interesting?

famejranc

Am I the only who who doesn't think that finance is interesting at all? Or do you guys actually like the study of/working in finance?...

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Interested in a girl who's into BDSM (and I'm not)

DanielHardman

As I write this, I am very unsure of what to do. And so, naturally, I turn to WSO to solve my problems. Here's the situation. I've gone out with a girl a couple times (we are both in college, she's a senior, I'm a junior), and I happen to really like her. We both have very similar quirky interest...

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Anyone ever worked two jobs before?

Postgradwonderer

For those not working the 80 hr workweeks of investment banking but doing the typical 40 hr workweek. ...

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How much dividend income did you recieve last year? What is your goal?

Sunshine Funshine

Title says it all - how much money from stock dividends did you recieve last year? We're all out here trying to rack up passive income so I figured I'd see how everyone is doing...

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All hatred aside, what's the funniest thing Trump has done?

2733278823

I was in the middle of work and started laughing because I recalled Trump saying John McCain wasn't a war hero because he got captured....

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Highest Comp for Bachelor’s / Post MBA

CPAtoMBA

Topic says it all, what is the highest comp you’ve heard someone make in their first job post-college / post-MBA? What job and which company was it? Also, which colleges and what majors would you advice your future kids to pursue for highest ROI / best comp?...

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Do You Envy The Rich Kids Who Got A Shot At Their Careers Through Their Parent's Influence?

FinDroid

Monkeys, one of the best aspects about this community is that people talk about their stories and opinions in a candid way. I was reading this [article](https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/07/millennials-with-rich-parents/398501/?utm_source=atlfb) which said that millennials thriving f...

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How I Paid Off 60K In Loans

tillmanw

Hey - I just wanted to stop in and tell you guys how I paid off approximately 60K in student loan debt. I went a very cheap/frugal route, but maybe you can apply my methods to your day to day. This post is for the middle class kids who don't get enough financial aid and/or scholarships. Also, I don'...

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close thread

xWallStreet

So 3 days ago, vv:vvvvvvvvcvvvvvvvccc Close thread...

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- Years of evolution where most men went hunting, fishing, or toiling the fields

famejranc

- years of evolution where most men went hunting, fishing, or toiling the fields - very little communication involved, and if you did speak it was with people you knew well anyway - silent types are totally acceptable, sometimes even respected for their ability to focus - fast forward to today - alm...

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What is your worst tendency?

HighlyLeveredCat

Most of us try to present ourselves in the best light, what would happen if the person who sits opposite of your asks for your worst qualities? Would you lie to them and BS them with the 'I work too hard' stuff or would you be honest For example, I would consider myself to have a dictatorial tenden...

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What you have of time

famejranc

You're going to look back at your late teens, early twenties, and want to punch yourself in the face because of all the time you wasted. Cigarette Lamborghini boat with bitches and suitcases full of money. That's what you have of time....

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Cultural Differences in International Business

Pierre Ortiz

So the basic premise of this question, is about cultural differences in businesses, in particular Europe. I currently work for a large healthcare consultancy and was contemplating international rotations in certain European countries (spain and france). I have lived in Europe before while growing ...

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WSO Instagram Takeover

famejranc

Hey guys, the [WSO Instagram](https://www.instagram.com/wallstreetoasis/) is looking for members of the site who might want to do a one day 'takeover' of the Instagram account to share your path/show a day in the life/host a Q&A. [Here's some info on what a takeover typically looks like](https://buf...

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What is the largest amount of money you've ever deposited into the bank at once?

Sunshine Funshine

Saw a video on social media of this guy literally bringing in stacks upon stacks of hundreds to deposit into the bank, wondering what's the biggest single deposit you've ever made? ...

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What does it feel like working 40-hour weeks?

Pizz

Working 55-60 hour weeks every week of the year has made me forget what it feels like having a 9-5 job. So those who do, what does it feel like?...

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Not even close: NYC is the #1 city for single men

Dances With Newfoundland

It is indeed a truism of life that we don't appreciate what we have until we no longer have it. This is true for loved ones who pass away, and it also holds true for cities we used to live in. Many WSO posters live in NYC and understandably complain about the city's high cost of living, outrageous...

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Chess

2733278823

If any of you prestige whores want to compare something that matters such as intelligence, hit my line and we can play a fun game of chess. Lichess or chess.com is suitable. Bullet/blitz none of that 3 days a move bullshit. ...

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What is visa policy for USA

Uxar-Hawking

What is visa policy for USA for peoples of others countries specialy for asian and afghanistanis indian and pakistan...

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Who do you think is the most intelligent person in Congress?

2733278823

Of the 535 elected officials in Congress (100 senators and 435 house of representatives), who do you believe is the most intelligent? Intelligence differs from person to person but let's say oratory skills, academia, and what he or she has done before entering Congress. Who jumps out at you? If you ...

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The Come-Up: What's the Highest Jump You've Seen?

Dumpster Fire Yuppie

Unfortunately, the world isn't fair. The biggest driver of success in life generally stems from how much your parents made and the opportunities presented. For instance, the kid born in rural Appalachia growing up on food stamps is basically screwed in comparison to the NH private school kid when co...

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Hardest You've Hustled for a Position?

Deal Team Six

I've worked very hard a handful of times to go above and beyond what any other applicant did in order to secure positions I really wanted. After having just put together a pitchbook (and all relevant supporting models for a SA spot - for the second time), it got me thinking. What was the hardest you...

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Facebook Continues Social Media Censorship

MonkeyWrench

So, FB appears to have banned ZH articles from being shared/posted or even discussed on its platform. I'm torn on this one. I believe in free speech, but also the rights of a company to have discretion on its arbitration of content. But, to me this infringes on the former more than it should be a...

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New GS female trader initiative ?

Zafrynex

Hey, Everything is in the title. What do you think of their new initiative ? They allow female grads to “try” trading for 1 year. If it doesn’t work out they are guaranteed a replacement elsewhere. It’s supposed to help with some worries they supposedly have about being fired if they suck at...

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WSO Caption Contest - March 7th... Collect Silver Bananas and Win a Free WSO T-Shirt

AndyLouis

WSO Caption Contests are back! You guys know the drill, all you have to do is leave a comment in this post with a caption you think is most fitting for the cartoon posted below. The winner will be determined by the community based on the number of Silver Bananas awarded to each comment. In the event...

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What do you think the most lucrative segment of finance will be in 20 years?

hedgehog9

What do you all think the most profitable segment of finance will be in 20 years? Segments could include HF (specify strategy) / AM (specify asset class), PE (buyouts, growth equity, VC, etc.), IB, Real Estate, Crypto / Blockchain, or really anything else here I haven't thought of yet. If there's ...

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Why do most people suck at Excel?

ForrestGump

Microsoft Excel: the lifeblood of 21st century finance and business. A phenomenal spreadsheet tool used by the lowest level analysts through the most executive tier of management. A wonderful program capable of performing complex mathematics, charting graphs and calculating thousands of data points ...

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john2983miller

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Best city for overall quality of life?

idkwhyimadethisaccount

Including weather and job opportunities what do you guys think the best city to live in for banking is?...

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WIthholding ambitions about paths in a different industry, line of work, or a path not offered at current office

ASC_842

I believe this is the thing to keep hush hush hush. I overheard a coworker talking about moving different company. I don't care, but I thought it was dumb....

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Whats the feasibility of constructing a rental complex as a not for profit?

ASC_842

I have been thinking about this for a few years. The plan is to construct a building to serve local communities by providing housing that is affordable with an aim to attract "outsiders." Ideally these rentals would be filled with low risk tenants and there would be no corrupt practices by manageme...

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What is the longest amount of hours you have worked in a week?

BermudaLovesBusiness

What are the longest amount of hours you guys have worked in one week. What was it like after you had finished that week or that task....

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