https://www.propublica.org/article/university-of-illinois-financial-aid-fafsa-parents-guardianship-children-students# As college acceptance becomes increasingly competitive, and college costs continue to rise, some parents have found a "technique" for their children to gain...
I hold the unpopular opinion that OJ being found NOT Guilty rather than GUILTY would have been better for our society. Following the Ronnie King verdict, the LA riots happened where 63 people died and damages over $1 billion+ including truckers smashed in the head with bricks and Korean stores...
Time and time again, I feel invincible riding an adderall and corona buzz and I think one more drink couldn't hurt on a work night. Then I die the next day. Pls help
I’ve noticed that a manager only on the trading floor ridiculing ex-employees. Comments like “John was a f* idiot how did he get hired” or “I hated working with John he was always...”. At what point is this too much? I’m trying to figure out where the line is. Caveat, John...
Just released yesterday by Disney that they would be bundling their new streaming services they've acquired over the past couple of years for $12.99 (https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/06/disney-hulu-espnbundle/) ... As of right now Netflix alone cost from $9-16. Want to gather thoughts on this...
Is it just me, or has air travel gotten unbearably bad lately. I'm stuck on LGA tarmack as I write this. Landed over two hours ago. Trip was from <abbr title="New York City">NYC</abbr> to Boston and both outbound and return flights delayed over an hour. LGA isn't...
I'm curious what everyone's go to form of nicotine is? Cigar, Cigarettes, Dip, JUUL, Vape, Gum? How long have you been consuming nicotine and if you JUUL or Vape do you do it in the office?
Hi guys, I’m interning at this <abbr title="private equity">PE</abbr> shop and I don’t think my boss doesn’t fuck with me. He ignores all my emails and texts. When he asks for suggestions he doesn’t listen to mine, but if an intern makes the same suggestions he...
So what can we really do about guns in America? Alone among developed nations, the US is a haven for guns and gun-related deaths. I've never been able to understand America's love of guns, or why any society thinks it is at all safer with guns on the street. I think this...
I'll be staying in London for roughly a month for work. Any area I should particularly avoid to look for accomodation? I'm on a short-term notice so I can't be too demanding, I just want to avoid a negative experience.
Is it the get rich quickly factor that matters the most? Why not have a job that pays less with less hours and gradually advance your career?
I genuinely do have ADD, and it affect my work - and therefore my ability to hold down a job. The ADD is not hyperbloe - I had extra testing time in university and grad school, I've had meds prescribed but the sideffects are too great. I genuinely struggle to keep present and...
Hi all, I'm looking at purchasing a watch, and was wondering if anyone had any opinions on the following models? IWC Portofino (https://www.watches-of-switzerland.co.uk/IWC-Portofino-IW356523/p/17810679/) Omega De Ville Prestige...
I'm starting to see Tom Steyer rise up in the polls. If he were to win the democratic nomination, would any of you flip from Trump to Steyer? If elected I think he would be our first "business, business" President. Trump is obviously a businessman, but he's gone...
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Given that many on this website are ambitious sub-65 year olds, what's your goal for when/how you want to retire?
i know there are other threads regarding finance vs med school and thats been hashed out and done to death, but i havent seen them focus on overall quality of life and derma specifically. If we go by this sites average reported all in comp for all the positions and assume the standard time...
I am designing a presentation on Proposal. Can anyone tell me the structure of the presentation. What topics I should cover in proposal presentation?
I have an undergraduate degree in finance. I had previously considered the MBA route, but in my late-20's on my current career path I don't see the upside in taking on the debt. That said I have been looking at continuing education opportunities online which is apparently being...
Any of you <abbr title="New York City">NYC</abbr> people work out here? Keep seeing articles about it in businessinsider, etc since they opened their new LA location. Look cool but very pricey $$$
Working from home is a large trend especially for those who work in tech. There was a recent study done by the Boston Globe saying that there is no definitive answer to whether allowing employees work from home is beneficial or detrimental to a company. For those of you who do work remotely,...
Monkeys, I once again was fortunate enough to be the closest intern to my MD when they decided it was time to re-up on company apparel. This time, they decided to put it in the hands of their (incredibly well dressed and good looking) 21 year old intern. They said they're an open book and...
So I studied an accounting degree and stayed with big 4 as audit associate for an year. Then I transitioned to deals advisory at <abbr title="middle market">MM</abbr> firm the Middle East (valuestrat), mainly doing <abbr title="mergers and...
<p>Just testing mobile operations, so ignore it allllllllllllllalalalalalalalalalaallalalalalalalallalalalalalalalalallalalalalallalalla</p>
My favorite is the Unabomber origin, the story goes like this: The CIA wanted to experiment with using psychadelics/other drugs for interrogation purposes. This project was called MK Ultra. One of the test subjects for the experiments is Ted Kaczynski. He undergoes psychologically stressful...
I am currently working in a corporate finance department at one of the major midstream Oil & Gas companies in Houston. I started working about 3 months ago after graduating with a finance degree from a top ranked liberal arts school. I completed 4 internships while in undergrad including 2...
Hey All Currently working in healthcare tech right now at one of the big EHR vendors (Epic/Cerner). Have been here for about a year. I didn't want to do an AMA because I consider myself still to inexperienced (23 yr old) to talk about the industry by in large, but did want to start a...
Just noticed that the new logo for <abbr title="Wall Street Oasis">WSO</abbr> has been updated to the website. The font is SO much better lol and gives that prestige look. I was initially skeptical when I saw the initial proposals on the other thread, but the palm tree in...
I have the option of going to community college in California and then transferring to any target school provided I maintain my GPA. I am looking to be a data scientist on Wall Street and/or at a hedge fund, so I know I have to major in something like applied math. Which target school well help...
<p>Just testing the application. Please ignore it lalalalalalalallaallalalallalalalalalallalalalalallalalalal</p> Test test
I had a phone screen with a HR from a very large hedge fund. I just graduated from college and I'm from a non-target, so unfortunately I only worked for small companies, but learnt a lot by having more responsibilities. The HR lady kept digging into my previous companies, like size of the...