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  2. Guide: Cold Contacting Investment Bankers For Non Targets

    Hi Folks, I posted a thread earlier in the month and there was a lot of interest in techniques and tips for cold contacting investment bankers so I thought I would share what I know. First things first, I'm not an investment banker. I'm a data r ...

    107 comments - 41 silver bananas - Apr 12 2019 - 2:28pm -

  3. 106 Rejections, 1 Success & Unquantifiable Perseverance

    Mod Note: Each day we'll be posting the top WSO forum posts of 2014. This one was originally posted on 4/29/14 and ranks #11 for the year by total silver banana count. You can see all our top ranked content here. Hey everyone, It's been an inter ...

    118 comments - 38 silver bananas - Jun 30 2015 - 12:03pm -

  4. 5 Steps To Effective Networking

    So ever since I've posted my story on here ("106 Rejections, 1 Success & Unquantifiable Perseverance") and the follow up post detailing a few lessons I learned through my story ("3 lessons from 106 rejections"), I have receive ...

    39 comments - 24 silver bananas - Sep 1 2017 - 12:13am -

  5. 3 Lessons from Tebow to Non-Targets

    He comes from a non-target. He throws like a monkey. He is too bulky, and not "pro-style" enough. But, especially after tonight's win, everyone is doing it. From Dwight Howard to tourists outside the Taj Mahal, people around the globe are T ...

    38 comments - 4 silver bananas - Dec 11 2011 - 8:35pm -

  6. Non-Target, Sub 3.5 GPA. FT BB IBD

    This is an absolute must read if you're from a non-target! I will try to detail out as much of my journey as I can. This post is kind of long overdue; however, I feel like it's better late than never. (Even if it's really poorly written.) ...

    37 comments - 25 silver bananas - Feb 21 2017 - 11:12am -

  7. So be honest, can networking like a ninja overcome this???

    So, I have this friend who I've been trying to encourage to network. I'll call her Esperanza because I really love that word. She has overcome a lot of things already. She is a 1st generation student from a spanish speaking country. She doesn� ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 9 2012 - 10:38pm -

  8. The 3 Benefits of Decisiveness

    I know many have been following ValueBanker14's excellent recent posts ("106 Rejections, 1 Success & Unquantifiable Perseverance", "3 lessons from 106 rejections", "5 Steps To Effective Networking") and since I have ...

    11 comments - 2 silver bananas - May 13 2014 - 11:05pm -

  9. Do BB's

    Have a quota of letting non targets interview? lol Non target hustle ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 23 2014 - 11:30am -

  10. 1st round Credit Ratings firm interview, what should I expect?

    Got an interview for a "big 3" ratings firm, what kind of questions should I expect? Technical or mainly fit? Background: applied sciences, 3.9/4.2 GPA, interested in finance but probably lack the technical knowledge compared to business/finance ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 15 2015 - 8:56pm -

  11. I have edited my resume after the advices, could someone help me to review it again?

    Hi~ I'm a non target school graduated student trying to get an opportunity in IBD. Please help me. Thanks for the advices. I have edited my resume, could someone help me to review it? resume Non target hustle IB private equity ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 4 2015 - 3:29pm -

  12. deletememe

    delete Non target hustle ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 25 2014 - 4:20pm -

  13. What does this mean in Hr language/ non target application

    Hi_________ My name is___________ and I work in Campus Recruiting here at BB FIRM. Thank you so much for your interest in our_________ program! Due to high volume, we are still in the process of reviewing all applications, and hope to provide a more concr ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 23 2014 - 11:27am -

  14. Looking for FT Recruiting Advice

    Looking for advice on the upcoming FT recruiting for IBD of BB / MM /boutiques, especially as to how I can make myself stand out. Currently am going to be a senior at a non-target school with an alright GPA (3.44 ish) because of a lack of focus freshman y ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 27 2014 - 11:32am -