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  2. ME: Hi everyone, thanks for taking the time to look at this post. I wont keep this description long, I am a Technical Manager working for an offshore firm, have three years of work experience, a bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, I have some proj ...

    277 comments23 Feb 2015 -

  3. I wanted some advice on a career change I am working towards- I am an engineer and want to move into either Asset Management or investment banking, also open to management consulting. I've completed both a masters in electrical engineering and recent ...

    35 comments9 Feb 2017 -

  4. I just finished my first year as an analyst at an institutional Asset Management firm (e.g. PIMCO, BlackRock, Vanguard) in New York. I'm on the front desk side, where I work in commercial mortgage-backed securities portfolio management.I graduated a ...

    33 comments6 Sep 2013 -

  5. I'm an undergrad at LSE- studying Stats with Finance- and will graduate in Summer 2013. I am very confused about what to do with my life. My CV is highly finance/mathematics focused, but I have really lost interest in the financial markets during my ...

    21 comments19 Apr 2016 -

  6. Life Sciences Hedge Fund

    Job Search Advice

    I am a surgeon in residency and would greatly appreciate any advice regarding a career change. (I don't want to get into my reasons or the moral/ethical aspects of this). Prior to medical school I worked in investment banking for 1 year in an analyst ...

    14 comments5 Mar 2012 -

  7. From IT to Equity Analyst

    Equity Research

    Hi Guys, I am a software tetser testing the brokerage apps of an Investment bank. During my tenure here I developed an interest in capital markets and finance in general and now trying to move towards this business. I have some gained some brief knowledge ...

    14 comments5 Sep 2012 -

  8. Hi, I am currently working as soft developer and planning to switch to finance I am looking to apply to the oxford/LSE for the MFE courses. Any inputs as to how the postgrad courses viewed by the iBanks. Are the students hired as Associates or Analysts (1 ...

    9 comments19 Apr 2016 -

  9. Part Time MBA Break Into IB

    Investment Banking

    Needed some advice on how to break into IB with MBA. I am 24 years old. I graduated with a degree in finance from non target. My current position is in external reporting for a fortune 100 financial services company. Will obtaining my MBA part time from N ...

    6 comments30 Aug 2018 -

  10. I'm currently a personal banker with Chase Bank and am looking to get a job as an analyst, associate, or specialist in the investment arena, ideally in a Midtown/Downtown NYC office. I'm Series 6, 63, Life Insurance, and Notary Public licensed, ...

    9 comments13 Nov 2011 -

  11. Hey guys, I have been lurking on here for a while, and this is my first post. I have two internship offers this fall (couldn't find anything spectacular). There both at BB in PWM. I really can't decide which one would be more beneficial or rewar ...

    8 comments16 Aug 2011 -

  12. Physician Looking to do Quants

    New User Introductions

    I am a physician who has gotten some statistical training in my career, calculus, advanced stats, econometrics. I have gone to top schools (U of Chicago undergrad, Stanford for medicine, Harvard for public health) for my education. After medical school I ...

    6 comments3 Jan 2013 -

  13. bio to finance

    New User Introductions

    hello all! I'm a woman who graduated with a BS in biological sciences from UCI, I am trying to do a career change! I'm not sure if it's worth it to start all over or if that is even an option. I didn't go to the best school so I'm ...

    5 comments8 Aug 2013 -

  14. intro and potential career switch

    New User Introductions

    Hi All, First off, this site has a ton of great info on it. I would like to get some feedback from people already in finance on my situation. Currently, I work for a financial and estate planning firm in the NY area. Most of the focus is on insurance, inv ...

    5 comments21 Jan 2013 -

  15. Career Change: Realistic?

    New User Introductions

    career change career change advice career change? career changer ...

    3 comments17 Aug 2015 -

  16. Hey, I have a few questions for everyone here, hoping to get some expert opinions. I am a junior in college and will be graduating with a bs in accounting and finance. I currently work at a bank as a mortgage loan originator but what I dream of doing is e ...

    2 comments29 Jul 2017 -

  17. Trying to figure out the best way for me to get my foot in the door of the finance world. Went to college for business administration and graduated in 2012. I have 7+ years of experience in marketing, business plans, marketing research, strategy and proje ...

    1 comment10 May 2019 -

  18. I'm looking to change careers, and I'm hoping for some advice. Currently a financial counselor at a boutique PWM firm. I don't care for the work so I'm looking to go back to grad school. Late 20s. Having trouble deciding between MBA an ...

    1 comment12 Jun 2018 -

  19. Hi, I'm not sure if this is a common issue here. I was working as an investment analyst (real estate) with a family office in the middle east before I lost my job in April this year. I have about 11 years of experience (includes 6 years in real estat ...

    1 comment7 Oct 2017 -

  20. Hello, I am a recent December 2014 graduate from a big school in the Tri-State area. I studied economics and have two minors in computer science and music, and finished with a 3.2, rounded down. Currently, I am a developer in the healthcare industry. I un ...

    5 Dec 2015 -

  21. I need a little guidance here. I completed my undergrad almost 9 years ago at upstate SUNY Plattsburgh. I've worked for a well known financial service company (discount broker/asset gatherer) for the majority of my career. My dream was to work as a b ...

    8 Feb 2015 -

  22. Greetings all, I've been lurking for a long time. About me: I work for a well-known three letter agency, my job has allowed me to travel a lot, do some cool things and learn about some very unique topics. That said, I'm growing increasingly disi ...

    24 Aug 2014 -

  23. Hi everyone! I recently stumbled upon this site while researching jobs and careers in the finance industry. I've been searching the forums and have found some very useful information. At, 28, I'm at crossroads in my career. I was planning on a c ...

    12 Aug 2013 -

  24. I have two questions, and I am hoping someone more knowledgeable than I on this forum can help. How can I best get a start in the investment management industry, specifically with the goal of working in the hedge fund or mutual fund industry? And how many ...

    9 Nov 2012 -

  25. Hi Everyone, I'm hoping to get some unbiased advice as to a career decision. So, I just graduated with a business management degree from BU. I did fairly well considering I worked internships/jobs full-time and went to school full-time (3.30 Cum GPA ...

    18 Feb 2011 -