+9 Do banks give you laptops? 12 2h
+14 Thoughts on Miami lifestyle? 9 4h
+250 If you could live and work anywhere, where would you choose, and why? 51 8h
+11 Most prestigious regional British accents? 17 13h
+19 Any other incoming analysts bored out of their mind in their final year in college? 14 15h
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+19 What is up with those Baruch Kids Faking Diversity 17 3d
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+20 Brabus Rocket 1000 … Better than a Porsche 911 Turbo S? 4 1w
+30 Best city to live in if you're in your mid 20s and single? 20 1w
+93 Vaping - a looming crisis? 67 1w
+6 How to validate yourself as insecure person? 6 2w
+171 Natixis Is Paradise 67 2w
+59 Dartmouth Partners is paradise 17 2w
+11 Margin lending for buying private company shares pre-IPO (personal account) 3 2w
+24 How to answer "what do you do" without saying IBD 13 2w
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+63 Prestige Gap Between IB and MBB 31 3w
+36 Future of UK as a financial center? 21 3w
0 Deferred compensation. 1 3w
+64 Be a WSO Social Chair & Help Host WSO Meetups in Your City 120 4w
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+41 London edition: How much have you saved? 32 4w
+59 How people usually spends their bonuses? 48 1mo
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+10 Running a Private Equity and Hedge Fund Strategy Under One Roof. 8 1mo
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+178 Any Other Former Diplobrats on Here Freaking Out About their Futures? 50 3mo
+41 Dumbest Interview Question You've Ever Heard 43 3mo
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+135 "We are achieving a critical mass of young black bankers who are not bulge bracket quality." - senior black banker, eFinancialCareers 35 3mo
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