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  2. My Biggest Career Mistake to Date: Prestige

    Mod Note (Andy): #TBT Throwback Thursday- this was originally posted on 10/1/12. I occasionally get PMed by people at colleges I've never heard of before, asking if they have a shot at IBD. Folks, why IBD? The finance world is broad and varied, and t ...

    108 comments - 25 silver bananas - Apr 19 2019 - 3:28am -

  3. Burning out and don't know which exit opps I want

    Monkeys, I'm turning to WSO because I know this forum can lead to some real golden nuggets at times. Would appreciate it if I could get some career advice from you guys. TL;DR:- In IBD now, but burned out- Don't want to work 80+ hours on menial ...

    54 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 2 2016 - 5:00pm -

  4. lateral hire interview process

    Does anyone have any experience with the lateral hiring process as an analyst in a BB for IBD? I know this topic has been addressed in previous posts, but none of the info is very helpful. I am especially curious to know how the timing of the process in t ...

    13 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 20 2010 - 5:55pm -

  5. Let My Offer Expire?

    I received an offer awhile back after working in a boutique M&A bank with the offer's deadline expiring mid-November. Because I didn't enjoy the environment as much as I thought I would, I decided to go through fall recruiting for full-time. ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 30 2008 - 11:40am -

  6. Is this possible/feasible: REPE--> BB IB?

    So I secured an REPE internship this summer at a firm with $10B AUM in two roles PM and IR. I go to a target school in the northeast, am a sophomore, and have a 3.7. A bunch of my friends were able to land sophomore summer internships at big banks, giving ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 5 2018 - 12:39pm -

  7. IB Analyst Program Questions About Insurance and Vacation

    Hey guys, I'll be starting at a top BB pretty soon, and I was wondering if you guys could answer two quick questions. 1. Is health insurance provided? I'm starting to get sick, and being out of university has been a hassle since I don't hav ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 28 2014 - 6:19pm -