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There is no way Kylie Jenner is worth $900MForbes Fuck outta here! Stop giving these IG thots a platform for doing nothing. Thoughts? Forbes is known for missing on estimates, but this is just ridiculous. Edit: Had some time this morning to dig through the numbers. Here's what I found strictly relying on the numbers in the Forbes article. ...
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Best Places in Chicago to Get a HaircutAs the title suggests, I do not want to go back home to get a haircut when I am interning in Chicago in the summer. Is there a place that you guys recommend to get a haircut in Chicago? Is there a common place that a lot of people go to?...
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Bad Form to Apply to Junior Year Internship as a Sophomore? Most of these IB internships require that you be graduating in 2020 (rising junior) to apply. But if I'm graduating in 2021 (rising sophomore), is it bad form to apply? Will bank get annoyed that I'm, technically, not qualified for the job and perhaps hold it against me when I apply next year? ...
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Curb or Seinfeld? Which is funnier?You gotta pick one. I was watching both this past weekend, and couldn't quite figure out which I love more. Here's where I figure the differences are: CAST - The overall cast of Seinfeld is superior; there is no better Core Four on any other sitcom. I think this because, when faced with which ch...
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What to do when you're significantly better than the other interns ? Hi, curious to know if anybody here has been in an internship or job where you're significantly better than your coworkers? like better in terms of skills and experience. This is not to brag or anything, but sometimes I feel like by working with interns who are not as smart or hardworking as you, y...
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How did your younger years impact the you now?[For me, and I may be the odd one out here, but I distinctly remember not liking recess when I was younger.](https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-favorite-subject-returns-to-schools-recess-1497358800) And it looks like life had the last laugh. Now that I'm older, one of the biggest things I want to do i...
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https://www.healthynaval.com/neurohacker-collective-qualia-mind/It's an interdisciplinary science which is a mix of neuroscience (that envelops the investigation of neural instruments followed up on by the synthetic compounds, to impact human conduct) and psychopharmacology (which digs into how synthetics affect the human personality). The specialists at Neuroha...
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https://www.healthynaval.com/for-pure-health-weight-control/ Having a fit body and an ideal weight is an essential for good wellbeing and an alluring identity. The general population who have an immaculate and all around conditioned body regularly get more consideration and are likewise ready to get achievement, acknowledgment all the more effortlessly when ...
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Best Online Mattress?I'll be moving into a new apartment soon and wanted to explore mattress options from one of the dozens of online delivery mattress companies these days (Casper, Leesa, Helix, Saatva, etc.). Does anyone have suggestions? Would it be crazy to use the trial periods from multiple companies and not have ...
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The Zero Stress Life?Hey everyone! I'm a rising junior attending a college with a very highly-regarded accounting program (nowhere near HYP, but Big 4 firms heavily recruit here). I'm an accounting major with a finance minor (and possibly a philosophy minor as well), and I'm considering staying an extra year for an acce...
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Executive v Weekend v Evening which graduate program looks with least bad? Title says it all... Executive v Weekend v Evening which graduate program looks with least bad? ...
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Coming into work drugged?I spent the night at my girls place, and she has a super fluffy dog that hits my allergies hard. She gave me a few benadryl that knocked my ass out, but I slept in too much and have not recovered mentally. I came into work at like 10 and am just hoping nobody tries to talk to me, I can't focus and...
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I need to learn to talk moreI've gotten some feedback that I don't speak enough at work. Besides that I've been given great feedback on my work. I generally don't have social issues, but I'm not "talkative" when it comes to typical finance people. How can I work on that?...
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To the married monkeys, how much financial info do you share with the wife?Although I don't believe in marriage (on the notion of there being "too many fish in the sea" to spend years with just 1 girl), that's not the topic here. Who knows, given how much certain girls are drawn to me (fml), I may get married one day. Parents will finally get their miniature annoying blo...
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Horny Female Gym Teacher Makes $133,000 a year?!Just ran across this article in the good ol' NYPost... https://nypost.com/2018/07/16/gym-teacher-accused-of-keeping-years-long-affair-with-student/ One thing not surprising about it: a teacher sleeping with a student. Read one of these every week. My dad said this NEVER happened when he was a ...
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WSO Excel Challenge ContestPlease embed the videos of you completing our WSO Excel Challenge to win a WSO T-shirt. Every month, we will be taking the fastest time and sending out a free t-shirt. All new members now get access to our 6 free financial modeling lessons, so you can click the sign up button in the menu above. I...
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Top 5 books you have readFirst time poster and avid reader here. Just out of curiosity and to build my personal library a bit further, what are the top 5 finance related nonfiction books you have read? Looking forward to your responses....
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White Culture vs Black CultureBeen thinking about this for a while, then I saw the trailer for a documentary that is being made (on Starz?) about black students in a white school. Made me think, what are the actual definitions of white culture and black culture in a business sense. With any race, it is culturally inaccurate to...
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Is Marriage Even Worth It?[quote] Marriage Is a business contract and can be considered a Merger. Essentially, when considering marriage, you are considering a merger between two people. Just like in any business merger, it's expected from both parts to fully examine the other business' history, direction and any other influ...
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Screwed up today (summer intern)Hey all summer intern here who fucked up today. Worst part was that I feel like I let my boss down. Any advice on how to go forward? I fucked up copy and pasting some values over into a spreadsheet and it throw off our power point. I had to go back and redo everything. Had a long day. ...
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David Solomon next Goldman CEOGoldman Sachs has [officially named David Solomon as the next CEO](https://money.cnn.com/2018/07/17/investing/goldman-sachs-new-ceo-david-solomon/index.html). He will take over starting in October. ...
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Working Abroad with Dual CitizenshipFor anyone here that's a dual citizen (specifically the US and the EU but other countries as well), have you successfully used it to either find work in another country or found it easier to transfer to an office in a different country? What were some drawbacks of dual citizenship that made things m...
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Gym in LondonWould like to know where do you guys go I have the possibility to go to Uni's gym for like 30£/month, but hasn't a squash court Equinox, Virgin and so forth are worth it? I used to have Virgin's membership outside the UK, though dunno if in London has the same reputation Cheers...
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7/16/18 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming Meet Ups, Podcasts, Webinars & Webinar Rewinds: Podcast: ​How Billionaires Set Goals -- ​Geoff Woods -- 7/17/18 Rewind - PE Case: Valuing Integration Synergy In The Tech Space + Q&A – 12am ET, 7/19/18 Webinar: IB & Finance Resume Advice -- 9pm ET, 7/23/18 Posts...
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The Ghost of Tech Stocks Past[Great article comparing the top tech stocks](http://theirrelevantinvestor.com/2018/06/30/the-ghost-of-tech-stocks-past/) of the late 90s (Intel, Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle) to the top tech stocks today (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Google), and how index funds might be overexposed to big tech....
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How Do The Wealthy Do The DMV?My license expires in August and I'd been putting off going to the DMV to renew it. Last week, somebody pointed out that my license plate sticker was expired. I said, 'What the fuck? I bought a new one last month.' Well, I guess people steal license plate stickers. Lesson #1: When you see license pl...
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Why is ok to deprive alcoholics of beer/liquor, but not obese people of food?So before you make the obvious (but erroneous) argument that "food is essential but alcohol is optional", consider that a majority of the food obese people eat are equally (if not more) "optional" and toxic to the body than alcohol. In fact, sugar is perhaps the worst thing you can put in your body...
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What is your opinion of pressing deadlinesDo you guys think it is fair for company to only give one week to respond to an offer. Does that not put a pressure on you?...
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Rich Mobile Applications Enhance The Online ExperienceUsability of is determined by how various challenges are overcome by developers in order to provide a fascinating experience for users. Rich Internet Applications can be taken at their face value as they offer users a rich and highly interactive user interface. At a basic level, they are a coming t...
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Companies Phasing Out Unpaid InternshipsAn [article](https://www.wsj.com/articles/unpaid-internships-are-going-out-of-style-1530536400) from the WSJ notes that the percentage of unpaid internships that students took on dropped from 50% to 43% from 2012 to 2017. This comes in light of university students now taking on more internships than...
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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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What's the most important thing you've learned in the past year?“The most valuable habit I’ve acquired is using pain to trigger quality reflections. If you can acquire this habit yourself, you will learn what causes your pain and what you can do about it, and it will have an enormous impact on your effectiveness.” ― Ray Dalio, Principles: Life and Work ...
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Company lends stock to bank. Bank shorts stock to company's CEO. Any Questions?[Interesting article I saw on Bloomberg](https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-07-10/how-intrexon-stock-and-jpmorgan-create-big-profits). Biotech company [quote] "Intrexon was able to take its CEO’s $100 million investment and turn it into $200 million: Instead of just selling the CEO $100...
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2018 FIFA World Cup Predictions: Knock-Outs and FinalSince the group stage (https://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/2018-fifa-world-cup-predictions-group-stages#new) thread was getting a bit messy, let's start over with a fresh one for the knock out rounds and final (updated as the matches progress) **Round of 16** Uruguay v Portugal --> Portugal Fran...
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Transitioned from finance to entrepreneurship - seeking feedback - DeepBenchHi everyone – I used to be a frequent visitor to Wall Street Oasis back when I went through on-campus recruiting for IBD internships in 2009 – 2010. I was fortunate to get a FT analyst job at Goldman - and later on, I used WSO to figure out the next steps of my career, which helped me make the ...
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Living in a city you hate, due to work I work for a very well known tech firm (i.e., Amazon, Facebook, Google), and although the job is ok for the most part (fantastic hours, laid back, love the people in my team), I absolutely despise the city I live in. After having lived in truly world class cities, the new reality has been brutal to ...
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Poets & Quants MBAs to WatchWho the hell is [reading these](https://poetsandquants.com/2018/07/14/2018-mbas-to-watch-sergio-cabello-carnegie-mellon-university-tepper/)? Why do they even exist? This isn't the NFL draft. I don't see the appeal for the person getting interviewed either....
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Exit Ops of Dating MDs daughter?Is this seen as a bad idea or a good idea? I can't see any downsides, seems like it would lead to faster promotions. I'm good at relationships so I'll do just fine by her standards. Thoughts? Opinions?...
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Intermediate Prestige Cars?How well-respected or attractive to women are intermediate-prestige vehicles? Meaning, luxury vehicles like Lambo/Rolls/Bentley/Bugatti are clearly sure to attract a lot of attention, while lower-tier vehicles like a Toyota or Honda probably won't stand out at all. But what about those mid-level car...
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Who is on Mt Rushmore in the history of finance?My picks: Martin Shkreli Ray Dalio Jamie Dimon David Einhorn I think these are the players who should be honored when the Mt Rushmore of finance is constructed. Who ya got?...
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BioFit Probiotic Reviews – Raise Metabolism and Remove Unwanted Fat!Biofit Probiotic is the best multi-strain probiotic supplement for culminate weight reduction. It likewise encourages you to show signs of improvement rest and facilitates a sleeping disorder. This supplement will enhance the creation of hormones and influence you to rest soundly. This item will fur...
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Structured Silver Gel Side Effects ?What is Structured Silver Gel, precisely? Indeed, that is the thing that we mean to talk about in this article. Essentially, it's another item that promotes a capacity to enable you to ensure yourself against pathogens, microbes, and infections, particularly those found in your stomach related frame...
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Poor People are Finance Experts?Not everybody out there in the world is financially well-off. I'm not saying there's anything wrong with that - it's just an objective observation. While lots of people on this website are easily clearing six figures a year at prestigious companies, there are a lot of people barely scraping by, maki...
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FIFA Says I can't Look at Beautiful Womenhttps://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/fifa-had-to-ask-world-cup-broadcasters-to-stop-ogling-female-fans_us_5b489c81e4b022fdcc58824a FIFA is telling me I can no longer enjoy the pleasure of having broadcasters focus on particularly attractive fans of the teams. I hate 2018. ...
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Favorite All Time Quotes?I would like to present this question to all those in the WSO community: what is one of your favorite quotes? Could be from absolutely anything. ...
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What's the best pizza in New York City?Easy, non-controversial question. I am expecting a clearcut winner to emerge. Let the recommendations fly. ...
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What are your morning and night routines before and after work? Finance job is notorious for having no work life balance. I have recently come across the website: mymorningroutine.com and I found it interesting to read through the sort of daily routines different people have. I was wondering what kind of daily routines you guys have to keep yourselves from get...
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Mental Disorder called LiberalismIn which direction is this world heading? I don´t think there is anything I hate more than Liberals. What do you guys think causes this "trend"? - http://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/NYC-releases-gender-list/2016/06/01/id/731809/ - http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-02-23/umich-students-demand-no-whi...
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Overused Words in BankingAs the name suggests, I want to know what words you guys hate/hear the most. This can be anything from small catchphrases to pretentious words that add no meaning. The word I hate the most is robust. SO many firms use it when talking about recent deals....
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WSO ShirtThank you to WSO for the free shirt! It took a while to send to Australia, but I was really thrilled to receive this. ![Banana Suit][Banana Suit] [Banana Suit]: https://www.dhresource.com/webp/m/0x0s/f2-albu-g7-M01-62-A5-rBVaSlpd-Z2AWPwwAAVOdPWwcu0391.jpg/mens-suits-back-design-banana-pattern-...
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How F*cked Am I?How fucked am I if I'm trying to get into Big 4 accounting, they recruit at my school, I have almost a perfect GPA, majoring in accounting, but I spent my past 2 summers working at a restaurant waiting tables?...
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Could/Would You Whistleblow on Your Boss?Recent article discussed how a lawyer was awarded $30 million for whistlblowing on JP Morgan. https://nypost.com/2018/07/12/feds-award-jpmorgan-chase-whistleblower-a-record-30m/ Though it appears that the whistleblower didn't actually work at JP Morgan, the typical case of whistleblowing seems to ...
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Exit Opps -- Do These Dictate Which Job You Take?I've frequently read people discussing on this site "exit opps" when considering which job to take... but how important is this factor? In other words, do some people take a job that is maybe less desirable, or that they're less excited about, simply because that job provides them with better exi...
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Puppy for NYC ApartmentHey guys -- I want to get a dog for my apartment in Manhattan. Its approximately 1,000 SF and I have someone who can walk the dog and feed it during the day. Any suggestions? My gf suggested a corgi but I'm afraid it would shed everywhere. Thoughts?...
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Rx Computer GlassesA few companies are gaining popularity for their "computer eyeglasses" that claim to block blue light and prevent eye strain from extended computer use. Some also integrate a custom prescription (such as Felix Gray and Pixel). They're growing in tech/programming, but has anyone used or seen these i...
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How did WSO decide that the website would have a monkey theme?Was there any intense analysis done behind the decision? Or did the founders just decide that bankers are like monkeys and run with it?...
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Brexit white paper: what do you guys think?You guys should know that the Brexit white paper is out. I've been taking a look, and it seems really... weird. Your thoughts? How the hell is possible to separate goods from services? Thus, is not a condition a vassal state for the UK? Also read this: https://news.sky.com/story/brexit-white-...
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What else would you do?Imaginary scenario: You get a free trial on having a different life. At the end of 6 months you can revert back if you want. What would you try?...
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OFFICIAL prestige-caller 2018 prestige rankings**Most Prestigious Cities:** Gods of Prestige: New York, Hong Kong, London Very Prestigious: Chicago, San Francisco, Singapore, Zurich, Frankfurt Prestigious: Charlotte, Houston, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Boston Meh: Los Angeles, Dallas, Miami, Minneapolis, Philadelphia F*ck Your Life: Baltimore, ...
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How do we Feel About Girls Riding Motorcycles?So I meet this girl for drinks this weekend, and she pulls up... ON A MOTORCYCLE. I don't mean on the back of a motorcycle, I mean it's HER motorcycle and she's driving it (do you even "drive" a motorcycle? That doesn't sound cool or right). In any event, it was kind of cool... but also kind of...
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How to Be Free in Life & Escape those who bring you downDisclaimer: I don't pander to those who are easily offended or those who are sensitive. If you're easily offended, leave this thread. You've been warned. Most men today live lives that are a sad joke. You're not free. By being on this forum you're probably either a underpaid, mindless corporate dr...
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Major life, relationship, interview or business fail?I recently saw a topic asking users to share some of their biggest chokes in life , and thought I'd start a similar thread of my own. Any stories? I'll start with mine. It's not work related, but it is relationship related. When I was about 15, my older sister, who was a college senior, came to on...
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The end of an era approaches... Yahoo will shoot the Messenger...On July 17 2018, Yahoo Messenger shall be no more. I can still remember using YM, one of the first of its kind [along with email, bulletin boards, ezboard and Yahoo boards] back in the early 2000's with my fellow RPGers to plot out our storylines in our online RPG world as well as just to chew the...
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Big 4 Intern ExperienceDoes anyone have any experience interning at a Big 4 accounting firm? Really interested to hear any insights...
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What is Mezzanine debt?Mezzanine debt is a form of financing that is part debt and part equity. It incorporates equity-based options, such as warrants, with a lower-priority debt to provide flexible long term capital for use in buy-outs or growth financings....
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What is the best Way to Track Your ExpensesDo you know what is the best way to track your expenses? I figured out that I spend a lot of money for non-essential things and I would like to at least track it or in the best case, stop it. ...
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The comprehensive Golf thread and AMANoticed a few people on WSO wanted to improve their game and figured I could help in some sort of way. Off The tee In general I think making good contact is better than swinging out of your shoes. A general tip is that if you can't finish the swing in balance you are swinging too fast/out of seque...
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Finding time to date in your early-20s?Currently working around 60-70 hours in asset management and am putting in around 20-30 hours outside of work trying to grow a software company. I see my friends maybe once every couple weeks and it seems like they're all trying to get into a long-term relationship with the intention of settling dow...
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Need help adding a pictureHow can I add a picture to my profile? When I try to add a pic it says: "Employment Status field is required." Yet, when I search for the employment status field, I can't find anything...
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Successful Resume DatabaseSo I've seen a lot of people on here ask for resume advice, but most of us never hear how the story ends. Not only that, but it's not not helpful for future applicants... who knows if that advice was any good? So my idea is this: I think it would be really helpful for you guys to post your resumes (...
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Why Apple Should Buy LionsgateAllow me to put on my M&A hat... Apple clearly wants to get into the content/streaming business; a little while ago, it poached the top two execs from Sony TV to develop new programs for Apple. So Apple clearly wants to compete with the likes of Netflix, and here's why purchasing Lionsgate is the ...
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Kylie Jenner Company Valuation of $800M on ForbesAfter reading the recent Forbes article about Kylie Jenner's $800 million valuation on her cosmetics company, I am just wondering if anyone else thinks this is a bunch of fake news and how unreliable the media really is. Some context on the article: - Valuation is **$800m** - Revenue for 2017 was $...
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Best Interview Experience?There are a number of threads discussing the worst interview experiences people have suffered (from being asked impossible questions to being outright yelled at) so I am curious as to what are some of the best interviews you guys have had and what made them particularly good. I recently had an inte...
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Raisin Bran - ThoughtsHey monkeys, I picked up a box of Raisin Bran cereal today at the grocery store because it was on sale. Am curious what y'all think of Raisin Bran: is it the greatest, or grossest, thing ever invented? I used to hate it, now I'm looking to try it again and see if I still do. Thoughts?...
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Washington D.C. - Best Places to Drink, Eat and Chase TailWhat's up guys. Haven't been posting much because I started a new gig a few months ago and have been super, super swamped catching up to speed with everything. Anyways, I moved to DC not long ago to start with a PE firm HQ'd in the region (yes, that one), and haven't had much time outside of work ...
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Best/worst stock picksWhat have been the best/worst stock picks in your personal portfolio? Asking because the professor of a finance class I'm taking with a wall street background keeps bringing up companies he has invested in. Also, do you regret picking stocks instead of putting money into an ETF or something else?...
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Getting discovered by employers online ?Hi everyone, been curious if anybody here has had experience of posting their work online either on a blog or github, seekingalpha, medium.com and etc then getting discovered by employers ? I know a couple of friends who write about stocks/companies on their blogs and then got discovered by hedge f...
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Current Favourite TV SeriesHey all, Just curious as to what any of your current favorite TV series' might be. For myself, it's Manhunt: Unabomber - on Netflix....
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The 10,000 Hour Rule applied to IB I’ve been thinking about the structured promotion path that exists in IB and the reason for it. The structured 2-3 years as an analyst, 2-3 years as an associate seems overly rigid and sometimes seems to scare off top talent. When thinking about the hours involved in these 2 year segments, I’ve...
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What are your favorite documentaries?Hi guys as an avid watcher of various documentaries ranging from Finance, Political, Property, Wildlife -related documentaries etc, just curious to know what everyone else is watching and would appreciate any recommendations ...
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What is your favorite drink?What is everybody's favorite (alcoholic) drink that you will usually get when going to a bar or drink casually at home....
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Do your In-Laws suck?For those of you that are married/in a long-term relationship, do you despise going to your significant others family outings? I honestly never minded going to her family holidays prior to graduating college, but now that *I work in Finance* it's almost unbearable. The minute I tell someone where I ...
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Kill, Marry, F...Donald Trump Janet Yellen Elon Musk Which one would you kill? Which one would you marry? Which one would you fuck?...
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Is Bird the Word?The company Bird (the Uber of electric scooters) is now valued at $2 billion. It was the fastest company to reach a $1 billion valuation and is getting a lot of publicity because of this. Also, the company is fighting local authorities ([backed out of Nashville completely](https://www.tennessean.com...
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America is a cesspoolSeriously, what has this country come to? In such a short fifty years, modern pop culture, news media, and feminist-liberal movements have completely destroyed any sense of nationalism and instead, left behind a population of entitled failures who have yet to achieve anything. To our south, thousand...
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Most uneducated/dumbest thing you have said in an interview?I'll start us off. The first one is not quite dumb, but funny nonetheless. I applied to a retail banking (teller position) internship years ago to get some first-hand interviewing experience, knowing very well I didn't want to go into retail banking. When the interview was over, I asked them how m...
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Extreme Sweaty Hands and Finance?I'm currently an undergrad and essentially have a disorder known as Palmer Hyperhydrosis which I have had pretty much my entire life, where my entire hand sweats very excessively to the point of dripping. This is not because of some anxiety or something—though nervous situations definitely worsen ...
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Worst fuck-up you have ever seen at workJust looking for some comedic relief as I sit through having to wait on data... Surely somebody in here has something good. For my enjoyment and hopefully yours....
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***Philosopher Charles Hugh Smith claims U.S. is a THIRD WORLD COUNTRY***https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-09/hugh-smith-america-now-3rd-world-nation curious to know everybody's thoughts on this. let's start an interesting discussion please, while staying within the lines and respectful at all times. no personal attacking or name calling allowed when discussing thi...
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Cobra KaiI know you all are gung-ho about American Psycho, and Wall St shows/movies but anyone else fuckin pumped for this? I loved the old Karate Kid series (not the bootleg one with Will Smith's kid), and I think this series will be awesome. The first 2 episodes are free on YouTube....
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7/9/18 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO! Upcoming Meet Ups, Podcasts, Webinars & Webinar Rewinds: Podcast: ​​Lay Out The Options -- ​Fabrice Ginda -- 7/10/18 Podcast: ​How Billionaires Set Goals -- ​Geoff Woods -- 7/17/18 Caught Interviewing And Asked To Leave by @wcfever". 7 SB’s. ...
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Best and Worst US accents?As the title says, just out of curiosity I would like to know how you monkeys rank the US accents. Due to my job, I've been dealing with ppl from the whole country. Yet, I'm struggling to understand the accent from countries like Utah, or Arizona. I mean, I'm EU national living in the UK, but it'...
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Accused of Plagiarism: Next StepsPlease understand that this isn't a question like "Help me lie about my GPA." The only reason I am coming on here is because I have legitimately been falsely accused and want to know if anyone else has ever had to deal with this and how they successfully proved their innocence. I have a class this ...
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The 5 Books/Movies you MUST read/watch for financeA couple of amazing books and films that I would recommend for anyone in the finance industry. **The Intelligent Investor** - Benjamin Graham - Hands down a must read for anybody even thinking about a profession in the financial markets. The language used is so simple even a kid could understand ...
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Where to practice golf?I recently picked up golf about a year ago and haven't had much time to work on my swings. Any spots you guys know about that are similar to driving ranges?...
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Is 50 too old to break into Wall Street?So I was recently listening to a WSO webinar where one of the speakers said that -- for a college student -- it's not a bad idea to take Level 1 of the CFA exam to have it on your resume. I was listening to the Webinar with my father -- a non-pro -- and we went to Google to check out some CFA samp...
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A way to read paywalled articlesIf you want to read an article that is paywalled on a site like WSJ, type outline.com/ in front of the URL and you'll be able to access it in a form that looks like a Medium article. For ex,, outline.com/www.wsj.com/articles/thousands-of-americans-will-be-denied-a-passport-because-of-unpaid-taxes-1...
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Cows?aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa...
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Would you guys marry a poor chick from a poor family?I wouldn't and the MAIN reason is that I don't want her family become a liability to me. Trust me I have seen first hand, and it breaks families. I had a conversation with a friend last week about this subject and he told me I was too picky. He even said that he would marry a waitress; I told him ...
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2017 Top Credit Cards for Recent GraduatesI am entering the consulting world this summer and I am looking at getting a credit card, preferably cash back rewards, when I start working. What are some of the top options out there currently and it would be great if anyone could list things such as credit score needed, annual fees, reward option...
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