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When did you start putting on the pounds?I'm a college student right now, and if you're like me, you were able to go through a lot of your childhood and teenage years eating whatever the fuck you wanted without being worried about getting fat (thank you, high metabolisms). But I'm getting older, still eating lots of junk in college, and am...
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HP 12C Stock Price QuestionHello, I recently misplaced my TI-84C and have an HP 12C that I seldom use (only during summer internships) as I am in undergrad right now. The exam I will be taking this week has a question on stock pricing and was wondering if any one could help me figure out what functions are used for the calcu...
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China Defuses Trade WarBoom, go the markets again (talking daily here). **This morning,** Chinese President Xi Jinping (without mentioning Trump) promised that he will cut auto tariffs and will work to improve intellectual property protection with the U.S. [quote]Speaking at a business conference, Xi made no direct me...
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Family driver for 100K All-inJust saw a post on my LinkedIn feed for a driver to help a family out around NYC and the Hamptons. Pay is 100k all-in. Any of you monkeys would consider quitting your finance job for this? [quote="LinkedIn Post"]I'm recruiting for an incredible family that's looking for a professional Driver for NY...
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LinkedIn is Getting Bad AgainViewer discretion advised. This is mostly a rant and I apologize in advance. But hey, sometimes WSO gets a little dry so we gotta spice this up a bit. Love y'all btw. 1. Recruiters can lick every inch of my ball$ack. Seriously. Dude hit me up, informs me about another opp, I ask a question to see ...
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Your Favorite Internship Experience?So, I was thinking - it'd be awesometo hear some of you guys who have successfully landed positions on wall street's experiences. **What is the best internship you've ever had?** What made it such a worthwhile experience? Did you secure a return offer? Did you decide the job wasn't for you and you ...
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I'm in college and a millionaire because of crypto. AMAI'm a college sophomore at a target, and currently at about $2 million altogether. I've been involved in the Bitcoin community for a couple years now. I cashed out $1 million into fiat, and I still have $1 million invested in crypto currencies. My initial investment was $25K, from selling my car, al...
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4/9/18 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming Meet Ups, Podcasts, Webinars & Webinar Rewinds: Financial Modeling Boot Camp -- San Francisco, 4/11-4/13 Podcast: Disrupting the GMAT -- Bhavin -- 4/17/2018 Posts of the Week: ...
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How To Talk About Promotion With Your BossYou are a work enthusiast. You are very punctual and finish your work properly. You have been long working for the company and also gave your more time to your role. Now if you think you deserve a promotion, then how to go asking for it. Here at career advice, we share some tips on how to address yo...
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Modeling as a side hustleOne of my friends said she has a side business building financial models for tech start-ups in NYC. Does anyone know actually do this themselves or know anyone who does this? I would think most places would have someone on staff who would have those skills. I wouldn't even know how to approach ...
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work/life balance >>>>>> $$$. also i resent my asian parentsi resent my tiger, helicopter asian parents. they were basically amy chua. i had no fucking life growing up. no video games. barely any friends. no TV. all i did was school, academics, etc., after school academics, violin, etc. fucking horseshit. all my parents cared about was GPA, how well I did on...
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Craziest Things You've Seen in NYC?Good afternoon monkeys. As much of this site must work in NYC or used to work in NYC, what are some of the wildest things you've seen go down in the city? ...
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Do you have any mental disorders?http://www.4degreez.com/misc/personality_disorder_test.mv...
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Dumbest thing you've said in an interviewCurious about the dumbest things you've ever said in an interview that make for a funny story. I had a coffee meet with associate/vp today (family friend). I have f'd up couliflower ears from wrestling/mma. The associate was a wrestler and commented something along the lines of *"I see wrestling d...
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A Look At Some Interesting And Unique Job OpportunitiesIn today’s world with new career options, people are trying several routes besides the common career pathway. It could be anything abstract like an illustrator or a jewellery designer. Are you eager to know more? Keep reading here at career advice about some of the unique and interesting jobs. Bi...
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It's Official: We're in a Recession"WSJ: Official recession watchers at the NBER said today that the U.S. is recession, and it began in December 2007." http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122815252673269395.html?mod=testMod So how long are we going to be in this? Mod Note (Andy): Throwback Thursday, this originally went up 12/2008...
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How do you think the student debt saga will end?Looking at how outrageous the entire system has become and wondering how you guys think this will turn into. Any takers?...
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Why is (even the notion of) altering the human genome/artificial breeding so taboo?Sometimes I wonder if humans are actually destined towards a path of self destruction. And I don't mean extinction, but rather, towards a cess pool of genetic mish-mash that will drag down those with superior fitness and raise the feeble. (In essence, a reversion to the mean, a world of "just ok" ...
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Whats your buyin? (Casino)While this may vary from person to person, I though it would be interesting to find out the board's gambling habits. Whats your usual limit when gambling (mainly table games), buyin? usual bet? ...
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Cultural Coin - what's the potential?Hi guys! Has anyone here invested in the cultural coin yet? Its quite a new start-up and I've been keeping my eyes on the discount selling as part of the ICO. Now wondering what the real potential of the coin is before investing. The aim is to revolutionise the tourism industry - too ambitious or ju...
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3 most important things you must look for in a Debt Collection OrganizationAre you tired of getting your calls and emails ignored by the person or business that owes you a good chunk of money? Well, it is a very bad situation to be in, since you not only got your money back but also is not answered and updated about your money that’s supposed to be in your pocket. In ord...
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How to improve your performance and become a successful collector?If you’re a beginner or an intermediate level collector in the debt collection industry, you may want to educate yourself about several factors that contribute to your success. With the rapidly growing competition in the industry, it has become a bit difficult to be a highly successful collector, ...
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What Was Your Best Trade/Bet? Mine was not a huge profit, but it saved me from losses: I made a fairly concentrated bet on a small cap gold mining stock that appeared very cheap. It was priced at book value, low pe, mountains of cash and had an enormous mining project coming up... Something that I didn't look out for was the s...
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How To Explain Employment Gaps During A Job InterviewYes, employment gaps or sabbatical, they might happen for no said reasons but they bring a big question mark with them. Several people might have such gaps in their professional history. Though this might lower your prospects, if you can explain it well, this could increase your job chances. Keep re...
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What are your favorite kind of movies?Just saw that Brad Pitt & Leo are confirmed to start filming for a Tarantino directed film coming next year. At the same time, Will Smith just confirmed he just started filming a movie directed by Oscar winning Ang Lee (Life of Pi). 2018 looks like it's gonna be a great year of films (from the con...
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How many guys do you think the average 21-23 year old woman has slept with?I think around 20-30 guys. This accounts for high school, college (mostly freshman year), Spring break trips, summer time, etc.. Then when they turn 21, going out to the bars basically a few days a week during their Junior and senior year. What do you think? Mod Note (Andy): This thread was origin...
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Sweatiest Banks of All TimeThere seems to be a big fuss about some banks being sweatshops and others a breeze, especially with that Moelis email leak. Even though it is known that the "sweatier" the bank, usually this means better deal flow/experience at the analyst level - it still would be interesting to see the views you m...
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Ranking the Douchiest People You Will Meet On Wall Street by Where They Went To Undergrad**Update:** See the Non-Target Edition here. The HPY Kiss Ass: Imagine this: The entire analyst class has to sit through an hour long information session with the Compliance team. There is really no need for this, other than the fact that every other important group at your firm got to present to ...
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What jobs are good for people who (intensely) enjoy watching others suffer?WIthout going into specifics about the individual, let's say someone's baseline personality is very low on the "happiness quotient" scale. Events such as skydiving, one night stands with FIT models, speedboat racing, climbing the world's top mountains, etc only elevate this to a level of "stasis" (...
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the Youtube shooter 15 years ago (before succumbing to mental illness)While I usually prefer blondes, you definitely cannot argue the fact she was quite attractive in her 20s. A classic mix of Persian features, sharp jawline, pinched nose, etc. Sad to see how mental illness can completely change someone, not only their thoughts but appearance as well. Hopefully one ...
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LOL At this Moelis Email....https://www.instagram.com/p/BhKytFKgixs/?hl=en&taken-by=litquidity Who would want to work here, jesus....
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US Expats how do you invest?How do you US expats deal with investing while living abroad? It seems the tax regulations are very complicated and also most online brokers will not let you open an overseas account? ...
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Career Advice On How To Build Respect At WorkplaceTry being eager to find the facts Often people tend to make assumptions instead of being eager to know the actual reasons behind. You must try to know the reason behind, you should be asking question or reasoning. If a co-worker does not like your idea, try to know the reason behind. Ask questions ...
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Excel Models for Rosenbaum & Pearl's Investment Banking 1st Edition Text Book?Hi there, does anyone know where I could obtain the excel templates (blank and completed) which accompanied the 'Investment Banking - Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts and Mergers & Acquisitions' textbook by Rosenbaum & Pearl (1st edition)? It is no longer available from the Wiley website. Thanks in adva...
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What's Your Tax Return This Year? And How To Find Shadier AccountantsWhat's your tax return this year? I got $5,200 back federal and $300 state. I was worried because I was self-employed for the second half of the year, but my wife's shit and real estate depreciation made up for it, I guess. Also, what's your accountant situation? Last year, I used a guy from Milwau...
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Tony James' Plan to "Save Retirement"[Blackstone's Tony James](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9N13GmPX6fg)'s plan for retirement in the United States. [This](http://teresaghilarducci.org/images/Retirement_Security_Guaranteed_digital.pdf) is a more detailed description of the plan. Thoughts?...
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Is Life still fun after college?I gradate very soon, but i feel like all the fun(parties, girls...etc) ends as soon as i collect my degree. am i wrong? ...
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Women Outearning Men in Their Early 20'sHI all, I recently came across this article on Time that discovered that in the 148 of the 150 biggest cities in the U.S., single, non-married women before the age of 30 made more than 8% compared to their male counterparts. This came off as surprising to me as we are consistently being told that w...
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Effect of celebrities?Was just scrolling through twitter when an article about Rihanna causing a $800mil slide on snap's stock popped up. Turns out an ad on snapchat took the piss out of her domestic abuse case and in turn she told people to delete snap. Kylie Jenner apparently also sent a tweet before dissing snap, even...
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Anyone Else Mountain Bike?Yo, I got into Mountain Biking at the beginning of this year and have fallen in love with the sport. I've done a couple races and gotten a lot better in less than a year and have gotten a lot more in shape. When I'm on the client-site (consultant, here), I find myself fantasizing about hitting th...
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What traits are important to dominate Wall Street?I was catching up with a good friend of mine today and he remarked how people successful in his industry (insurance) are always very persuasive and confident. They have the gift of the gab and could sell anything under the sky if they wanted to. That got me thinking, what traits would be useful for...
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NYC Roomate Fall 18’Making the move and transferring to NYU in the Fall 18’. People I’ve talked to have asked where I would live, to which I replied “who cares we'll figure it out”. Nonetheless, I guess I should begin to consider this problem. I am in the market for something around $800 a month including utili...
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How much has your undergraduate GPA impacted you after graduation?After getting a summer internship, then securing a full-time offer at a BB, how much does your undergrad GPA come into play for future jobs after that and for grad school? My classes this year and next senior year are tough, so my GPA will prob be around a 3.5 or little below cumulative. After a f...
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How can anyone possibly love their parents? If existence is ultimately about having "rights" and "freedoms", then you should theoretically deplore your parents. After all, they dropped you on this planet without your consent. No one consulted you on your own existence (arguably the biggest thing that happen(s)(ed) to you). Isn't that ironi...
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LinkedIn Title For Small Company OwnerIf you have an LLC that's just you and one or two part-time employees, what do you put as your LinkedIn title? Assuming it's the type of company it's beneficial for people to know you run. "CEO" and "President" seem douchey....
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Best Whiskeys For an After-Work Night Cap?Let's get started with the basics, I know everyone's got an obscure favorite whiskey, aged 40 years and produced only in one of the flyover states twice a year yadda yadda yadda but thinking about all of that right now is making me verklempt. But I'm wondering about the basics that you can pick up ...
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Anyone making any decent money from investing in ICOs?Looks like there have been some crazy returns available for those investing in ICOs mid-2017. Is it a case of being too late to the party now given the sheer number of ICOs occurring and potential cannabilisation of available funds? I’ve put small amounts of money in to some over the past month...
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Choose The Right Career: Freelance Or PermanentTo help you we’ve listed here top pros and cons that are associated with both to help you analyze and decide. Permanent Job Pros: Security: You have the security of knowing you’ll be paid a fixed amount every month and you’ll also have some protection if any mishap occurs to the company yo...
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The Perfect DayCurrently being in the hell that is non-target recruiting one exercise that I constantly do to remain optimistic is to imagine what my perfect day would look like. My perfect day would look something like this: - Wake up 4 AM Run for 30 minutes - Read WSJ & FT - Receive Fellatio - Suit up, catch ta...
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Hardest You've Hustled for a Position?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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What ‘Rules’ have you set for yourself to save money?I’m in a new city and pay a little more for rent than I would have liked, so I tried to lay some ground rules for myself to help keep spending down. I want to save aggressively, and pay my student loans off somewhat aggressively, so hopefully this helps: - No eating out during the week, unless i...
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Independence day NYCSo my firm has been nice enough to give me 1 complete month off. Going to do a california roadtrip with a buddy, but first flying out to NYC to catch independence day from there (sounds epic). I would love to hear some insider information regarding the day and what to do during the day and night fro...
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Anybody actively use Alpha-Sense and/or Sentieo?My firm is currently trialing both products. Anyone have anything good or otherwise to say about either platform? They each are attempting to bite into Capital IQ's and/or Factset's market share, trying to be all things to all people, providing research, corporate filings, portfolio analytics, new...
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Small Changes That Make A Huge DifferenceRecently, I have been interested in small changes that make a huge difference to your life..anyone got suggestions? A few of mine are: -stopped eating sugar - was addicted. Now I feel unbelievable -set up a direct debit from current account to an investment account every month. ...
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Why is Accounting Hard?I really don't understand why I find accounting so challenging. I just got done taking a quiz in that class, and even though I studied quite hard for it, I still only ended up getting a B on it, and it makes me rage. I took proper calculus with engineers/math majors as well as science classes and I ...
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Copy & Paste Broken in Excel Escapehttps://excel.uservoice.com/forums/304921-excel-for-windows-desktop-application/suggestions/20324245-may-2017-update-which-keeps-the-copied-item-active PLEASE everyone comment on this broken feature and make sure a toggle option is created!!...
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Citigroup Puts Gun Control Hammer on Business PartnersAh, gun control.. Citi is the first firm on Wall Street to take a position in the gun control divide. Anyone who has a Citigroup backed credit card or is associated with Citi in any professional/business manner now has restrictions on what they can and cannot buy. More below.. [quote]The new polic...
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4/2/18 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming, Meet Ups, Podcasts, Webinars & Webinar Rewinds: WSO New York Happy Hour: Thursday, 4/5, 7:00pm @New York Beer Co Webinar: "My experience as an analyst at Goldman Sachs" -- 9pm ET, 4/9/18 Financial Modeling Boot Camp -- San Francisco, 4/11-4/13 Posts of the Week: ...
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Smart Tips For Job Search1) Digitally Socialize: Just search for jobs by getting into social medias and joining groups. If you don’t have any account just create one through Linked In or Facebook. Connect to more and relevant people and send your resumes across through your contacts. 2) Never give up: Upload your profile...
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Future of Retail?Curious about what you monkeys think of retail and where things will be in 5 or 10 years down the line. There has been a lot of consolidation recently as major retails find innovative ways to fight Amazon and expand their e-commerce operations. Now Walmart is rumored to be in talks with Humana for ...
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What is Your New Year's Resolution for 2018? What are your New Year's Resolutions for 2018? Mine is to read more, whether that's for education or for personal enjoyment. Happy New Year to everyone and rock this new year. ...
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How are so many hot women successful in finance?I was browsing through LinkedIn and saw some of my 2nd/3rd connections had model-esque profile pictures, yet they were VPs/Directors at top investment banks. How are these women successful (in finance)? Did they actually get there by merit? Or did they use other strategies? I am genuinely curious....
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Which undergraduate school to go to for Econ and StatHi, I've recently gotten into UVA, W and M, Carnegie Mellon, NYU. and ND. Which is best for econ and stat? ...
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Unsecured Unsubordinated DebtIs unsecured unsubordinated debt the same thing is senior unsecured debt? Would this just mean that it is the most senior unsecured debt? Where exactly does it fall into the capital stack?...
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Which CUNY/SUNY should I attend?Hi everyone, first post here. Got shafted on Ivy Day and now I'm trying to make the best of things. I'm deciding between Baruch, Binghamton, Hunter (the honors program), Stony Brook. I'm waitlisted at UChicago and Stern which I'm going to try and get into. Which school do you think I should...
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2018 SF HousingMonkeys - I have looked through pages on this site but all of the SF housing seems to be dated by a couple years and I wanted to know everyones impression of where to live. From what I have gathered, Marina District, Cow Valley and Pacific Heights is good for young professionals and to absolutely...
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Being Successful as a Late StarterHi, I am receiving my Bachelor in a few months. After this I planned to do a one-year master-program in finance. Unfortunately I picked up my studies pretty late (at the age of 29). So I will be 33 when I will finally start working. Although my grades have always been in the top ten percent range, ...
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Fired from Goldman, now I have an interviewHi All! So, long story short, I was fired from Goldman a couple years ago. It was my first job out of college, I was immature and I got caught in a stupid white lie. Nothing that would effect clients or bottom line or anything like that- basically I said I'd be in office, but I worked from home whe...
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can anyone help me choose a college?Hi all, I am an international choosing to decide where to go to college next year. Sorry for the poor english now. My options are University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Southern California, and University of Wisconsins. UNC is 29k a year, USC is 49k a year, and UW is 55k a year f...
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We are looking 24*7 home security cameras service suggestionHey guys, i want to install home alarm system in my home but i don't know more then about this. i need to 24 hour security service provided in San Diego CA. Not sure what I need. I have a pretty small budget I have been having trouble trying to find a good CCTV. Which camera brand is more cost-effe...
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Should You Tell Your Boss About Your Decision for Job SearchYou must be thinking about job search and also have shared your views with your family and close pals. But how to tell the same to your boss? Keep reading this blog to know how to deal with such dilemma. The reason for job search could be that you are not happy with the current position, role or sa...
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golf, wine, vests, lobsterPeople imitate what rich people do/wear/eat/have, irrespective of intrinsic value There's nothing *inherently* special about these things. Yet people (of the middle class) will go apeshit in showing off their knowledge, collection, or insatiable appetite for them. A really quick, purely objec...
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This #metoo movement is an abomination to human intelligence and needs to stop. Immediately.I find it rather amusing that most people actually believe allegations from years (some DECADES) prior. Try reporting a crime that occured 15 years ago to the police today. Whether it's extortion, theft, or if your significant other hit you on the head with a jar of Nutella (battery/assault), it ...
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China Is Using AI and Facial Recognition To Fine Jaywalkers.. via Text Messages#### ***"Big Brother Is Watching"*** **Straight out of your dystopian nightmares,** the Chinese city of Shenzhen has teamed up with an AI firm *Intellifusion* to carry out policing on jaywalkers. Want to know something that's already crazy and off the wall? Also in Shenzhen, Intellifusion has alre...
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Things You Must Know Before Accepting Job Opportunities AbroadAre you aspiring for an international job? Or you are having working abroad opportunities and not sure if you should accept it or not. This blog would help you decide by letting you know how it is to work abroad. Find an employer who allows you to carry out the changes You need to do good negotiat...
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Chicago: The best all-around U.S. city Recently, as I contemplate my life in this soulless dystopian tech city, I cannot help but fantasize about Chicago and how awesome that city really is. So underrated. The only true negative is the winters. Consider the following: 1. Very cheap for a major city, especially rent. There are amazing l...
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What do you think of non-monogomous relationships?Where do you fall on polygamy or polyamorous relationships, and the various forms these can take? It's becoming quite a real choice to most people that some can make, whether they describe themselves as non-monogomous or not, and it's not surprising with the openness and comfort that society has bec...
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Excel Sum Formula Showing ZeroI got an excel with a simple sum equation, but if I go into it (F2) then press ENTER, then it turns into 0. It clearly can't be 0 because I actually see the cells it's trying to sum up and it's not 0. At first, I thought it's because I had it on manual calculation, but it's not. It's on automatic...
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The Shit A Guy Will Say To Get LaidHappy Monday monkeys! It never ceases to amaze me the lengths a man will go to to get laid. Example A: my date on Friday night. It was a first time tinder date with a trader (I try to steer clear of finance bros but make an exception for traders because they like, have personalities and stuff). W...
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What is the point of life?Wanted to get people's thoughts on the question: What do you believe is the meaning/point of life? What is your ultimate goal in life, what makes life worth living for you? What are you doing to reach this ultimate goal?...
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Hot Sauce ThreadWhat are your favorite hot sauces? I've gone from 0 heat tolerance and have worked my way up to enjoying Cholua, Tobasco, and Frank's Red Hot. Would like to try more. Preferably flavorful ones and not just hot. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Da8-QfGemgo...
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Has anyone read "Straight to Hell" by John LeFevreI'm leaning to believe that a lot of the stories on the pranks and office culture are somewhat exaggerated. Does anyone know what the culture of Salomon Brothers / Citi was like in the early 2000s? And if you've read the book, share your thoughts....
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I-banking is for PussiesI rarely write on this site any more, but I'm bored and hungover, so it feels like a good idea to drop some hate-filled knowledge on finance aspirants. As the title suggests, finance is for pussies for a number of reasons, but primarily, I think 'finance' is just the safe bet college kids make as t...
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Studio or 1 Bdroom as AssociateJust got a job as an IB associate, have 0 debt, and some significant savings busting as an analyst, have 3 options Live literally next to work at a 530 sq ft 1 bedroom condo ($4200 more per year) in a 2018 Condo Live 12 min walk away at a 475 sq ft 1 studio condo (save $4200 per year) (older uni...
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Does anyone else feel demoralized being at a state school?It seems that every time I read a book (whether finance or not) or read the news and somebody's name and credentials are mentioned they went to an elite school. For example, right now I'm reading The Quants by Scott Patterson and every one of the OG quants went to UChicago, MIT, or Harvard. It's the...
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What life choice seemed rather immaterial at the time, but ended up drastically changing your future?Thread header says it all. Can be job related or not, same goes for the action being beneficial or consequential....
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The 20% of Americans still have no savingsA recent report says Americans are unwary when it comes to saving or investing money. According to the latest survey by Bankrate, around 20% of the US working population is not in the habit of saving money, despite the boost in the economy. Why does this happen and when did this trend emerge?...
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Does size matter?Well ladies?...
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You Know A Market Peak Is Near When...The market could rally 20% annually over the next few years, who knows? But the general consensus right now is that we are approaching the end of the bull market. Right or wrong, I enjoy the humorous events that tend to occur as a market gets frothy. My bosses have always told me stories of things t...
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I'm so Sick of This ShitAlright, you snowflakes are officially out of hand this time: http://money.cnn.com/2018/03/27/news/companies/heineken-pulls-ad-racism-accusations/index.html Seriously... so soft. You know if it was a "dark beer" that slid past a bunch of white people, "racist" wouldn't even cross my mind. Some of y...
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Analyzing Almost Every Sweetener You'll Find in FoodI know many of you are trying to hustle while watching your health so I wanted to share a table I made that analyzes most sugars you'll find in food. You can view a comprehensive table with all 14 sugars I researched here: https://wp.me/p9BDUt-3D ...
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12 Average Americans: Should we still have the jury system?I saw an article talking about how the jurors may be bored at Rajat Gupta's trial. They were praised for being attentive. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/05/29/goldman-gupta-idUSL1E8GTFBX20120529 I am rather disheartened by this. Your fate is being decided by 12 average Americans. These are ...
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The Effect of the Mega-Fund Recently, an article was ran in Fortune magazine concerning how VC mega-funds are widening the funding gap (Link: http://fortune.com/2018/03/22/venture-capital-funding-gap-softbank/). Firms such as Sequoia Capital, Battery Ventures and more are raising millions of dollars and expanding their funds e...
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Is now a good time to enter the stock market?With the market down a bit YTD, is now a good time to enter the stock market with general index ETF funds (VTI, IVV, etc...) or leveraged index EFT funds (SPXL, etc...)? Or is the general consensus that the market is going to slide down more in the next 6-12 months?...
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Overview of Text MiningText mining is an analytical field which derives high quality information from text. Text mining is widely used in the industry when data is unstructured. Derived information can be provided in the form of numbers (indices), categories or clusters, summary of text. In this blog, we will focus on app...
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Will You Buy Your Fiance a Diamond Ring?It's not very common that a private company's marketing campaign goes viral. It's even rarer that one is able to push their brand into mainstream English vocabulary (read: Zamboni, Kleenex, Google etc). However placing your product at the center of societies most important social ritual? That's prob...
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Life outside of work in your 30s.I guess this is a part of my quarter life crisis right now and I've always been the one to plan for the long term. Now I know I am not the only 20 something on the board that feels this way so I guess I'll speak for some others on here. So many members of this forum are going to work very hard i...
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Laptops for finance Hey guys, What are some decent laptops in the range of $600-$1200 with about 14 inch in size? This laptop will be for everyday use in school and summer internship (boutique PE). I have a mechanical keyboard for job, but may still use the laptop for modelling here and there so the layout of the keyb...
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Rent versus BuyHey guys, Recently moving to a new city (low SOL), and got a IB Associate position. I have 225K saved up. Single guy. I'm wondering if I should rent ($1.5-1.6K/Month) or buy (400K-500K) place. I'm both ways hard for me to decide.. I ...
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