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  2. mod (Andy) note: "Blast from the past- Best of Eddie"- This one is originally from November 2010. If there's an old post from Eddie you'd like to see up again shoot me a message. When I was in my teens and early 20's, all I could ...

    60 comments1 Dec 2012 -

  3. delete pls

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    21 comments26 Jun 2014 -

  4. Ghost stories from the BO

    Private Equity

    TLDR The graveyard is a better place for careers than the BO. This post was originally a tantalizing parable about the daily experiences of a back-office drone. Seems it was way too fucking long so it is being revised Short story coming soon. I spent seve ...

    8 comments18 Feb 2019 -

  5. Hello all! This will be my first introduction to this new forum. I have heard many positive things about the people and resources on this site, so I look forward to being impressed again and again by members here. The long story short is I look forward to ...

    13 comments21 Jan 2013 -

  6. A long story to motivate others

    WSO Success Stories

    Greetings fellow WSO members, we are living in tough times. Many of you are probably running into a lot of resistance in recruiting. I don't like talking about myself too much; I also do not think that my story is as interesting as many of yours, bec ...

    8 comments6 May 2020 -

  7. Banking Anecdote

    Investment Banking

    vvvvvvv resume job Funny story ...

    11 comments17 Feb 2014 -

  8. It's not often I find myself captivated by documentaries on mathematics, but a PBS special on Fractals a month ago left me hungry for more. I guess you could say it awakened the long dormant nerd in me. Luckily, I didn't have to wait long for an ...

    8 comments28 Sep 2010 -

  9. If you're like me, you're tired and irked by all those online lists telling you how to live your life and find success. You know the ones. The ones with hyped-up titles like "17 Things You Need to Stop Doing To Yourself Today To Be Happy an ...

    3 comments5 Jul 2014 -

  10. as the title states, i very well understand why barriers to entry play an extremely important role in a sucessful growth story, and, generally altough not necessarily, investing story but that being said, i think that the other forces (here i am referring ...

    2 comments2 May 2014 -

  11. Being a strong believer of data-driven wellness myself, I came across this story of a Banker and his journey on quantified health. He talks about how and why he measures his metabolic profile. Interesting read and learning for all of us. https://www.fitne ...

    1 comment5 Oct 2018 -

  12. I have a pretty humble upbringing (immigrant, parents were blue collar workers, etc.) and that is where I draw a lot of my hunger and resourcefulness from. Should I lead with this in my interviews or is that a little too much? I can also bring it up for t ...

    1 comment1 Mar 2018 -

  13. I am curious what fellow monkeys or potential employers would think about my story. I was a bad kid in high school and didn't graduate. I went through some crappy times and was generally more interested in playing competitive sports than studying or ...

    1 comment10 May 2014 -