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  2. An Honest reflection from my first Summer Analyst role: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly (mainly bad and ugly)

    I come from a target West Coast school. I say target because being on the West Coast, there are only three name-brand schools you can land a job on at an i-bank on the West Coast. Those name brands from my POV are Stanford, Berkeley, and USC. I go to one ...

    32 comments - 42 silver bananas - Feb 20 2019 - 5:00pm -

  3. Sophomore Programs/Internships

    I am currently a sophomore finance major who wants to pursue a career in investment banking. I have heard that some banks have sophomore programs and was wondering if anyone knew anything about them? Are they thing this year? When do I apply? etc. Thanks ...

    94 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 16 2017 - 2:25pm -

  4. Comprehensive List of Internships for Freshmen

    Just thought I would start a thread to compile a list of finance-related internships (PWM, IB, PE, HF) for first years in college. I understand that these opportunities are slim and elusive.. hence the thread. Harvey & Co- Newport Beach, CA Merrill Ly ...

    43 comments - 7 silver bananas - Dec 25 2017 - 9:51pm -

  5. How I went from 10 rejections to one dream internship this year.

    Finance Interviews: Goldman Sachs 1st round. No. Altamont Capital 1st round. No. Bracebridge Capital 1st round. No Bridgewater Associates 1st round. No. Consulting Interviews: Cornerstone Research 1st round No. Analysis Group 1st round. No. Simon-Kucher 1 ...

    33 comments - 35 silver bananas - Mar 10 2018 - 2:00pm -

  6. Banks that offer summer internships to Freshman?

    So I will be a freshman this upcoming school year and I am looking to have an investment banking/private equity related internship next summer. I need to make money to live in college but I didn't know what banks/firms would offer a paid internship ( ...

    40 comments - 6 silver bananas - Jul 24 2017 - 2:23pm -

  7. How to Get an Internship After Freshman or Sophomore Year

    Like I promised, I'm back to give an explanation on how to get an internship after freshman or sophomore year. I'm not offering any guarantees, but I can tell you that it has worked for me, and it depends on the effort you put in. Want a job? Ea ...

    82 comments - 3 silver bananas - Dec 10 2016 - 8:12pm -

  8. Final year & internship

    Hi everyone, At the moment I am applying to off-cycle and summer internships in IB in London. Some banks, however, do not accept students that are final years. I am graduating this year (in a month), and thus have a preference for an off-cycle internship ...

    39 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 16 2017 - 8:45am -

  9. Didn't received a return offer after internship at KPMG because asked a partner out for coffee?

    I asked a partner (who hired me) out for a coffee, he agreed, then changed his mind. He told my performance manager leader (PML) that I did not respect his time because an intern supposes not to ask a partner out for coffee during busy season! (But he wen ...

    18 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 15 2018 - 12:25am -

  10. Non-Target Freshman to Hedge Fund Internship

    Mod Note: Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 5/29/14 and ranks #36 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here. I've been reading WSO for a whil ...

    53 comments - 23 silver bananas - Jan 2 2015 - 1:26pm -

  11. High School Investor Wanting to do more

    Hello fellow financiers, I'm a 15-year old high school student residing in Portland, Oregon who is looking to get started in the world of finance. Ever since a young age, I've watched the Nightly Business report, read the Wall Street Journal, Fo ...

    17 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 1 2018 - 11:28pm -

  12. Meaningful Activities for Rising Freshman

    I'm an admit of University of SoCal and I got about a 3-month gap between my HS graduation and college semester. I know it would be hard to get an intern or even an insight program at this moment. I just don't want to waste this summer. To make ...

    13 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 7 2018 - 8:59pm -

  13. Funny first day story

    I'm reposting this comment, which I made on another post, to my blog-- think it's a good standalone story, but not exactly front-page material. First internship of my life, the guy I worked for had a completely f*cking ridiculous name. In fact, ...

    32 comments - 5 silver bananas - Aug 29 2012 - 7:32pm -

  14. Fall Investment Banking internship?

    Are there any? And how do I go about them? If I'm graduating spring 2017, will I still be able to do an internship at a Small Boutique or MM in the summer of 2017? 2016 investment banking 1st internship ...

    23 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 16 2016 - 2:35pm -

  15. How should I go about pursuing internships?

    I'm an incoming freshman at a school whose business school is a target. I myself am not currently in business school, but I will try to internally transfer. Business/finance is a recently realized interest of mine. That being said, I have been quite ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 23 2018 - 7:43pm -

  16. [Current HS Senior] Will be attending a non-target school this fall. Need advice.

    edit: sorry for the really long post. I would really, really, really, really appreciate any advice, though. Hi, I am currently a senior in high school, and I will be attending a non-target state school with pretty much a full ride. I am on the East Coast ...

    12 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 1 2018 - 8:00am -

  17. Writing a recommendation letter for yourself?

    Has anyone ever been told to write their own recommendation letter before? I asked a former professor to write me one, and he told me to write it myself and he would sign it. He's a great teacher and he says he wants to help me, but he wants me to do ...

    30 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 8 2012 - 3:45am -

  18. Is the internship I'm doing relevant?

    Doing a risk management internship at a big 4 right now, and quite frankly, I don't quite like it. Its a freshman internship thats a month short. I've always been interested in getting into PE or even IBD, but I don't quite see how this int ...

    10 comments - 2 silver bananas - Aug 8 2018 - 1:59pm -

  19. 5 Things to Help You Stand Out at Your First Internship

    There are a lot of great lists like this on WSO that have been very beneficial to me over the last few years. I want to throw out 5 that I do not remember seeing on the site. Hopefully this helps some of you guys about to start your first internships/full ...

    17 comments - 7 silver bananas - May 11 2014 - 8:00pm -

  20. 2 Spring Offers

    Hey Y'all, Some advice would be helpful. I'm a sophomore math and finance major at a nontarget top 50 UG southern school. I have 2 remote offers for this semester and need to decide in the next day or so. One is a 500M portfolio VC based in LA t ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 15 2018 - 3:13pm -

  21. Incoming Harvard Freshman--> Investment Banking

    Hi guys, I'll be a freshman at Harvard next year and I'm looking to go into finance. Would anyone be able to give insight on how I could get an IB internship next summer? (summer after my freshman year.) Is that even possible? I'll likely d ...

    18 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 29 2015 - 1:24am -

  22. Break into high finance from a community college

    Hello everyone, I created a post about a year ago asking about getting a summer internship as a community college student and breaking into the field in general (https://www.wallstreetoasis.com/forums/break-into-...).I got much feedback in this forum, so ...

    13 comments - 3 silver bananas - Jun 2 2017 - 1:54am -

  23. I-Banking internship as a freshman?

    How good does it look to have an investment banking internship as a freshman? Would it help me significantly more for BB or MM recruiting as a sophomore? 1st internship ...

    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 6 2014 - 1:18am -

  24. dfv

    fvv compare offers choosing offers 1st internship ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 9 2014 - 9:31am -

  25. Big List of Quant Employers

    List of Companies hiring interns/full-time quants INVESTMENT BANKS Bank of America Merrill Lynch Barclays Capital BNP Paribas Citigroup Centerview Credit Suisse Deutsche Bank Evercore Goldman Sachs J.P. Morgan Jefferies Lazard Moelis Morgan Stanley Nomura ...

    13 comments - 3 silver bananas - Oct 24 2017 - 3:06pm -

  26. What kind of job experience can break into financial analyst eventually.

    Recently I am looking for summer internship but I have no idea what kind of job can lead to financial job eventually. I know even entry level financial analyst also need 2 years experience so that I want to start from getting related job experience. Does ...

    24 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 13 2012 - 2:53pm -

  27. Choosing between IB vs AM vs institutional sales: first ever internship

    Hello, I have the chance to choose between IB vs AM vs institutional sales for my first ever internship (freshman). I am most interested in AM and hope to get into that industry for my junior internship. The firms are all on the same level. Any advice on ...

    7 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 12 2019 - 1:24pm -

  28. Wealth Management Internship Interview Questions and Pointers?

    application resume wealth management 1st internship interview ...

    11 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 2 2017 - 7:35pm -

  29. UK Internship CV in need of advice

    Hi, Please can you suggest improvements to my CV? Dont hold back, I would like to know everything I could improve. I've been messing around with the formatting and I think I've finally come up with something acceptable. My problem is that I have ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 11 2015 - 4:58pm -

  30. Which Desks are the best at Deutsche Bank London?

    I recently managed to land myself a summer intenship in Deutsche Bank 's Markets Division (S&T). I was wondering which desks are the best at the moment (in terms of prestige/deal flow). Just as a bit of context, at the moment the security I know ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2016 - 5:02am -

  31. Sophomore Summer Internship-- how feasible?

    Greetings, I am wondering how common sophomore summer internships are for positions in wealth/ Asset Management /banking. If you have gotten one, how did you go about getting it? Through your university, or a connection outside of school? How and when do ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 28 2016 - 3:16pm -

  32. I know what city I want to work in after graduation and beyond

    Aloha Monkeys, I'm currently separating the military (think Air Force or Navy) to finish my degree at a traditional undergraduate institution (I will either be a Sophmore or Junior). I will either be attending UPenn (non-Wharton), Georgetown MSB, or ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 13 2018 - 11:16pm -

  33. The Thin Line Between Eager and Annoying

    Hey monkeys! During a discussion I had with one MD I was trying to network with, he mentioned that one of the most important qualities for an intern is good situational awareness--that is, knowing when they should insert themselves and knowing when they s ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Feb 22 2019 - 11:43am -

  34. Sophomore Summer and Reaching Out to Boutiques

    Hello, I'm currently a second-year student at a "semi-target" university. I have been applying to all the major BBs, but know that the odds are against me in getting these internships. I also will be trying my luck with the Sophomore progra ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 8 2012 - 7:36pm -

  35. Unpaid Boutique IB Internship in Spring, Post Graduation....Worth it?

    I'm a senior graduating in December and have been looking into an unpaid internship with a boutique IB in my hometown (Charlotte, NC). I went to a regional state school that isn't anything special but decent. After graduation I expect to have a ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 22 2015 - 8:50am -

  36. Off Cycle Internship- What is it? Definition & Explanation

    Hey everyone. So I was just wondering what exactly it meant when a internship is listed as off cycle? The internship I am interested in for example says that it will start between April and July and will last approximately 3-6 months. It also said to just ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 19 2018 - 9:45pm -

  37. Mergers and Acquisition with the Payment Structure being 100% cash

    Hi Guys, Is there a discount rate applied with an acquisition being financed with a 100% cash and using the Discounted Cash Flow model? 1st internship ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 8 2014 - 6:26pm -

  38. IBD SA internships for Sophomore (Resume Included)

    I am a new WSO user but I've been visiting this site daily for the past 3 week. I cannot thank you guys enough for your willingness to share your experiences and at the same time provide me my daily laughs. ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 3 2012 - 10:07pm -

  39. Resume Confusion

    Hey guys, Quick question here. I submitted my application to a BB for a Summer Analyst position for 2018. I am a transfer student and on my resume included two clubs that I plan on joining when I get to school this coming fall semester, my schools Busines ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 1 2017 - 9:44pm -

  40. Wannabe Physical Trader Deciding Between Two Internships

    Hi all, I'm a Freshman at a well known Ag School in California. I hope to one day become a physical commodity trader. After quite a few cold calls I've lined up two internships for the summer. One with a freight forwarder (NVOCC) who does some w ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 18 2017 - 2:14pm -

  41. Goldman Sachs internship offer

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    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 13 2015 - 2:47pm -

  42. ALDI Internship vs. Fortune 500 Internship

    Hey everyone, I'm currently a Sophomore Finance major at a non-target (University of Connecticut) looking to break into IB. As a sophomore coming from a non-target, I wasn't able to secure any banking internship interviews this fall. However, I ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:49pm -

  43. Completely Unprepared For Interview, Help...

    Hi Everyone! I have an interview for a bank in a couple of weeks, and I am completely, utterly, totally unprepared. I'm an underclassman who applied for an internship for the heck of it, not thinking I would get it. It is a pretty big bank and I' ...

    9 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 21 2016 - 7:42am -

  44. Bates/Colby College- IBD / Top Internships

    How are Bates/Colby College viewed on the Street? I have a choice of either pursuing a Math/Econ Double major, an Econ Major, or doing the 3-2 Engineering program with Columbia (in which I would major in Financial Engineering). However, the courseload is ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 26 2016 - 10:49pm -

  45. 2 internships at once???

    Hi guys, just finished freshman year at a semi-target. So I'm doing 2 (remote) internships this summer, but I just realized that it might be a conflict of interest/ not legal. One is a very small PE firm (2 co-MDs) and the other is a search fund (onl ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 28 2018 - 9:35pm -

  46. Undergrad MBB internship recruitment and prep 2019 summer

    I'm an incoming junior from a top 5 target school with a 3.7 GPA in STEM (CS). I'm been dissuaded from doing software engineering and am looking at consulting and finance (specifically consulting) instead. I've always had a deep passion for ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 29 2018 - 1:23am -

  47. No luck getting internship, next steps?

    I'm a sophomore at a non-target. My ultimate goal is to network into an IB SA position for next summer. Right now I have no relevant finance internships, but I know it will be important to get one for this summer so I have experience to show for recr ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 30 2015 - 4:42pm -

  48. Breaking

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    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 30 2014 - 5:18pm -

  49. Unique LOLL

    NoNONO 1st internship ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 20 2015 - 3:31pm -

  50. Real Emotional Support Needed.. Asap

    xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 1st internship ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Aug 11 2016 - 12:04pm -

  51. Internship- Over the summer

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    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 7 2016 - 4:50am -

  52. Internship at big 4 HR departement or Ag-Tech start up?

    I am a first year business administration student, in the future I would like to work in a consulting firm, I have landed two internships positions and I am having a hard time to decide which one should I join, it is a classic dilemma between start-up vs ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 16 2016 - 6:50am -

  53. 1st Internship: Infrastructure PE or Risk Management at a Big 4?

    I'm a freshman looking towards opportunities in IBD / PE / VC / HF / AM /Consulting/Tech when I graduate. Basically, I am not really sure. I've been lucky enough to have the opportunity of doing an internship (1 month) at an infrastructure PE fu ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 26 2018 - 2:15pm -

  54. altering EBITDA in a model without outside info

    here's the scoop: I'm working on a sell side deal in which there is a cash-at-close amount and an earn out amount ($3mm over 4 years) that combine to get the total EV of the deal (roughly north of $40mm). The acquiring company is trying to buy t ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 20 2015 - 3:18am -

  55. Advice for Rising Sophomore at an Ivy

    Hello, I've done my fair share of looking around on WSO and was hoping for some advice on my path in the upcoming years. I saw a few posts related to this topic, but with recruiting moving so far up I had a few specific questions that were still unan ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 7 2018 - 1:19pm -

  56. Allen C Ewing Investment Bankers

    Have you guys heard of them? I was reading a thread where someone posted a list of Florida IB's and came across these guys. I'm currently a jr at a non-target, and was wondering if reaching out to them to work as an unpaid intern (I doubt theyre ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 10 2012 - 6:47pm -

  57. J.P. Morgan Investment Bank Summer High School Program

    I'm currently a highschool junior and I came across this internship opportunity for last year, however I wasn't able to find the same internship for next year on jp's website. Does anyone know whether this will be continued next year or is ...

    8 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 18 2012 - 12:53pm -

  58. Intern about to lose a great job opportunity, need advice!

    Hi, I'm nearing the end of a 6 month internship at a big bank in Zurich, Switzerland. The other day, one of the senior analysts who I have worked for over this period has given me a heads up that another girl and I are the only runner ups for a full ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2015 - 6:36pm -

  59. ibd asking to change off cycle start date

    . off-cycle internship 1st internship ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 8 2016 - 3:36pm -

  60. Explain the concept of present value as if you were explaining it to a child?

    Got asked this at an interview and still sort of stumped on how to best explain it- also without using (money or dollars / CF / technical terms). In regards to bonds. Anyone have any good responses? net present value Bulge Bracket Bank 1st internship ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 31 2018 - 5:56pm -

  61. Available Summer 2018 Internship Opportunities

    Hello everyone: I would just like to know if anyone is aware of any available summer 2018 intern opportunities at any banks. I am aware all of the bulge bracket banks have filled their 2018 internship pool, but how about firms that focus on small and mid ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 15 2018 - 7:45pm -

  62. Freshman back office internship?

    Hey guys, I'm actually a freshman at a target who started somewhat late looking for internships. One of my relatives got me an interview next week with what I think is a BO group at a high frequency trading hedge fund. If I aim to go into IB or even ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2014 - 4:24pm -

  63. Need MBA Student Status For Internship

    I am trying to do a career switch into finance. I am looking at barebones entry level "accounting" jobs and a 30% paycut but am not having any luck. My GENIUS idea is to sign up for an a traditional MBA or iMBA to claim student status and apply ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 19 2019 - 5:26pm -

  64. Jane Street (Quantitative Trading)

    Hi guys, I'm preparing for my first internship interview from Jane Street on the quant. trading position. Any advice? Thanks 1st internship ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 16 2016 - 9:32am -

  65. Search fund or Wealth Management?

    So I'm a freshman at a Target school with aspirations to eventually end up in Investment Banking. I'm not going to act like I know all that there is to know but I do know that what usually dictates your positions in IB is your Junior Year Intern ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 4 2016 - 2:30am -

  66. where do i go in the next 2 years

    So, im at a slightly above average stem school majoring in Electrical Eng, 3.5 GPA w/ a non-ib internship this summer at a BB (UBS NYC). What do I have to do if I wanna turn that into an IB internship by my junior year summer? currently a sophomore THANKS ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 15 2017 - 2:51am -

  67. Best Freshman and Sophmore Internships for future in IB?

    Hello WSO, I come from a semi-target, yet aspire to network efficiently and eventually land a job in NYC at an IB. As a current freshman, I'm interested in gaining knowledge regarding the most effective internship "pathway". I've heard ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 17 2017 - 3:46pm -

  68. Transferring out of Ivey and help with my situation.

    I will be attending the University of Western Ontario (Ivey AEO) this coming fall. I understand that Ivey is somewhat of a target. I am a dual citizen of Canada and the U.S but would preferably like to work in the later. Would it be more advantageous for ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 23 2018 - 10:36pm -

  69. B of A Internship....should I accept?

    Hey guys, first-time post here. I was recently offered an internship position with BofA for Global Markets Ops/Middle Office. This is my first internship offer ever, so naturally I'm very excited. However, I'm not sure if the line of work is exa ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 6 2012 - 2:37pm -

  70. Breaking into high finance internships as an engineer/msf?

    Hey! I've had some bad luck breaking into high finance internships and was hoping for some advice. I'm graduating this year with bachelors in electrical & comp eng (3.1), and a ms finance next year (3.2) from a large state school ranked T10 ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 26 2018 - 11:03pm -

  71. Should I go for a spring week, summer internship or graduate analyst?

    The content has been deleted. The content has been deleted. The content has been deleted. The content has been deleted. 1st internship ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 10 2017 - 6:14am -

  72. SEC Fingerprinting with a Felony Conviction

    I recently accepted a equity research internship with a middle market bank for the summer. I have a felony conviction for criminal recklessness that is set to convert to a misdemeanor April '18. I applied to have the conviction converted sooner and w ...

    5 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 11 2017 - 12:52am -

  73. Which One of These Internships Would Look the Best on a Resume?

    I know not all internships are equal on resumes so I would appreciate any input. I've done some cursory research on my own but I would love to hear feedback from people that are currently in the industry already! I would like to go into Investment Ba ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 21 2015 - 3:46pm -

  74. Finance undergrad requiring trading guidance/mentorship

    Hey there, I am a finance undergraduate in my penultimate year searching for internships in trading. Unfortunately I constantly feel like I have a lack of knowledge/awareness on the different facets and types of trading jobs and feel overwhelmed in my pre ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 16 2015 - 3:43pm -

  75. Edmond de Rothschild reputation on wallstreet?

    Hey Guys, I have the possibility of interning as an analyst at Emond de Rothschild this summer in Europe. I wanted to know if any of you could give me some insight on its reputation on wall street. What tier is this seen as? Whats its reputation? etc. Tha ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 21 2014 - 8:38pm -

  76. Investec Video Interview with Sonru

    I have a video interview I need to do for Investec Investment bank and have a couple of questions. Has anyone interviewed with them before for an intern/grad role and if so, would you be able to share your experience? Has anyone had a Sonru video intervie ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 21 2018 - 8:54pm -

  77. Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) SA 2014

    anyone have any insight on this company for a summer analyst position? I am interviewing first round for their global internship program which is very vague and doesn't have any info on this site. thanks 1st internship ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 4 2014 - 7:42pm -

  78. Appraisers- What is the pay scheme?

    I am a summer intern at a well-known CRE firm in a large city in Canada. Being a finance major I am looking at the appraisal/ valuation side of the business, and am curious about the process in which you get paid in comparison to the brokerage side of the ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 17 2018 - 9:48pm -

  79. Specifics about Applying to Internships

    During an introductory seminar held in Paris that aimed to provide an overview of the whole London BB internship application landscape, hosted by a company specializing in helping its clients (typically undergraduate business school students) secure inter ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jun 19 2018 - 10:54am -

  80. Do I have a shot with an internship with low GPA and a CFA level 2?

    I am currently doing my service in the military until 2019 August, and I want to know if I am screwed after I'm out of the military with the resume I currently have. GPA 2.5 out of 4.3 (Only finished 1st year of uni) Speak 4 languages (Eng, Korean, C ...

    4 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jun 3 2018 - 5:29am -

  81. Lost Internship

    As some of you know I'm a second year MBA student. I need 3 hours of internship or study abroad credit to graduate in May. My internship (marketing) just shut down because the company went under. It was a nonprofit and just didn't have the fundi ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 11 2012 - 9:33pm -

  82. Internship Search: Informational Interview Request vs Direct Internship Opportunity Inquiry

    Hey Monkeys, Searching for a spring/ summer internship currently and was wondering what is the preferred method for results. I've tried using the informational interview request for cold contacts to no avail. Wondering if I should continue requesting ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2015 - 6:34pm -

  83. Goldman Sachs Securities Strats vs Morgan Stanley IE S&T

    I have offers from both. I know they are entirely different but I need some help deciding. Right now I'm leaning towards MS just because I really like trading and I feel like it might be a little more 'fun' than doing quant work forever. I ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2015 - 11:24am -

  84. networking questionss

    networking 1st internship ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 27 2015 - 8:33pm -

  85. Summer 2018 Internship Advice for a Clueless Freshman

    I'm a freshman at a target school in New England and hope to intern in a trading firm this Summer 2018. Where do I start in looking for internships? Is it too late already-- I saw that jobs are being offered starting August? Some upperclassmen told m ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 5 2017 - 5:05pm -

  86. Wardrobe for interview

    I'm applying as an intern, and I was wondering if my current wardrobe is appropriate. There are casual Fridays. Shirts: Four white shirts all from Brooks Brothers, with shirt pockets, spread collar, no buttons on collar Blazer: Two navy blazers from ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 5 2017 - 5:57pm -

  87. Freshman who hasn't landed any internships yet

    I have a 4.0 in computer science and mathematics from a top 20 school. Pretty much every bank I have applied to has rejected me. What kinds of internships can I still apply for that will get me a decent shot at a BB next summer? 1st internship GPA #financ ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 31 2018 - 5:33pm -

  88. Penn LPS

    Hello, I've heard Columbia GS students are moderately received well for investment banking, but what about Penn's LPS program? pennsylvania Penn LPs non-traditional advice business school 1st internship 2016 investment banking advice ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 6 2016 - 9:17pm -

  89. Should I quit my job for an internship?

    So here is the dilemma. I am graduating from a non-target in the spring and have no internship experience. I couldn't afford school, so I worked full time at retail banks (Wells Fargo, JPM Chase) during my studies. I am licensed and deal with consume ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 12 2018 - 2:07pm -

  90. Accounting Internship for Finance. What should I do?

    Hey everybody. I'm very interested in Finance and currently looking for an internship at a bank/financial institution for the Spring semester. Currently, I am a sophomore at a target school with a 3.8 GPA. I've been applying and calling everywhe ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 12 2015 - 2:13pm -

  91. Choosing interns? Here are factors that I personally look for.

    It's the time to choose interns. Unfortunately, some of us have to do this. Here are what I look for; Basically I am looking for students with maturity. I want a 20-something that acts like a 30-something. (1) Maturity. I never accept anyone who is n ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 1 2015 - 5:15pm -

  92. Major Problem With Citi App

    Hi all, I'm having an issue with the Citi application. I'm applying for the sophomore leadership program, but I'm pretty sure this issue is with the general app and will affect everyone. When I go to put in my major, it only lists three maj ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 12 2018 - 11:17pm -

  93. please delete this topic

    delete 1st internship ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 25 2014 - 3:20am -

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