|0||MSF Chances in California (Non-Target 3.0 GPA, Econ Major)Hello,
I am contemplating different strategies of breaking into ER after working in a back office role for a year after undergrad. MSF programs for the year have already started so my best hope would be to apply for next summer. I am located in soCal and have been thinking of applying to USC, UCI...||3|
|0||Full-time Post-MBA Start Dates for IBD AssociatesWhat are the general start dates for Post-MBA IBD Associates?
I was curious when people hit the desks after finishing an MBA because I know for consulting it's pretty staggered....||2|
|0||Will I really be at a disadvantage admissions-wise if i take the GRE over the GMAT? I'm way better at the GRE So I'm a marketing professional at a large tech company (think SAP, Oracle, IBM, Cisco, etc.) with 3.5 years of experience. I'm a graduate of Vanderbilt University, with a 3.81 GPA in History. My strengths are in the humanities and liberal arts.
I took a real GRE cold, without any practice, and g...||3|
|+5||Point72 Accelerated RecruitingDid anyone else get the invite to do accelerated recruiting for Point72's Academy program? I got it, did the Hirevue, got the second round. Responded to HR's email about scheduling a time for the second round on Friday, but still haven't heard back? They're doing second rounds all this week, next we...||48|
|0||Rewind - HF Case: Building M&A Model and Calculating Accretion/Dilution Part II + Q&AIn case you missed our June 21st webinar entitled HF Case: Building M&A Model and Calculating Accretion/Dilution
Part II, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar will be available for free on the WSO homepage on this date: (free for only 24 hours and then it goes into our Video Library). D...||0|
|0||Rewind - PE Case Investment Opportunity + Q&A – 12am ET, 7/20/2017In case you missed our June 20th webinar entitled PE Case Investment Opportunity, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar will be available for free on the WSO homepage on this date: (free for only 24 hours and then it goes into our Video Library). Do you want to a 1 on 1 mentoring session ...||0|
|+4||What is your Major/Area of study?I am very interested to see what kind of educational backgrounds this site holds, I am engineering. ...||68|
|+1||PE Fund Fee QuestionI'm aware the PE funds typically charge management fees on all committed capital from day 1. Is there ever a point at which the basis for the management fees goes up or down? Specifically I'm looking at a fund where they're fully invested 5 years in, but the M2M on their investments is at best 50%...||7|
|+2||Terrible GPA. Going into my Senior Year but I still have hopeHello,
I am not looking for sympathy and I understand I am not going IB, but just looking for practical suggestions.
The bad: I have a 2.7 GPA. I got to a non-target school. I cannot afford business school. I don't have any great experience.
I do have a 2250 SAT score, and I have 2 PWM inte...||5|
|0||Meeting with head of campus recruitingHello all,
Essentially I have been lucky enough to get an offer to meet with the head of my school's recruiting for a BB firm in NY this summer. I have no idea what this means/entails/how much I should know going into it. I have not formally started the interview process; this was from networking...||2|
|+1||2018 Deloitte S&O MBA Salary/CompMy MBA friends who are sponsored by Deloitte S&O all got their offer information today—$140K base, $25K signing, $20K early signing, $10K relocation (or $2.5K if local), and variable performance bonus (edit: up to 22%, not 25%).
Management Consulted had $149K base for (https://management...||6|
|0||Offer from McKinsey Eastern Europe - Should I take it?Hi all,
I have received an offer from McKinsey EE for an analyst position.
I have been educated in Western Europe, bachelor and master's degree in finance from Copenhagen Business School. My grades were low, so I was not accepted in Western European offices, however after interviewing with McKi...||4|
|+1||Home Run in PE & VCIs a good investment one that doubles your money in 3 years? Or is that a home run? We are starting a VC and PE firm to invest in mining startups and I am calibrating my cashflow models so looking for assumptions. Anyone?...||5|
|0||Adding Fall 2017 Politics Internship to Resume for SA 2018 Recruiting? Hi everyone,
I'll be starting a politics and public affairs internship this semester as a junior. My questions is: should I already add this to my resume? A lot of recruiting for SA 2018 positions will be well underway by the beginning of my internship. After getting my resume reviewed by a facul...||0|
|+4||Top Cities For Venture Capital In The US and Internationally? Bit curious as to what you all view as the top VC markets in the US/Internationally currently? In the US, I'd assume that the San Francisco Bay Area is the top but what other major cities do you see as hotbeds for lots of activity right now? Also looking on towards the future, what are some up and c...||34|
|+1||Is a BS in Finance enough?I am going into my sophomore year of undergrad and am starting to think, is a Finance degree enough? I was thinking about doing a double major of Finance and Computer Info Systems. But, would this even be meaningful in the financial industry after college? I do not want to be a quant as I'm not ...||2|
|+2||Why are you still trying to break into equity research?I keep seeing all of the posts for people trying to get into ER - why?! Commissions were down 10-15% last year, firms are closing, and more regulation is coming.......||10|
|+1||Top Broker Incentives / PoachingHey guys. Somewhat recently a top broker from our firm jumped ship to another major brokerage. Made me wonder what kind of incentives may be offered to poach a very solid producer. Is it keeping more commissions? Notoriety of being under a CBRE/JLL/Colliers banner? Are there any perquisites that you...||18|
|0||Police shooting: enough is enoughFrom BBC:
[quote] Justine Damond, originally from Sydney, was shot when she approached a police car after reporting a suspected rape.[/quote]
Although this is just another story about police shooting, it is at a different level. It's no longer the case of police shooting suspects or drunk peop...||0|
|+29||2018 Full-Time IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread PageSee the 2018 IB Summer Analyst recruiting megathread here
* Wells Fargo is only accepting applications on July 12th for FT IB and S&T.
* Goldman Sachs applications will open July 15th
* Guggenheim is open.
* Citi is open.
Figured I'd start this thread for those who eith...||255|
|+1||Goldman Sachs Investment Banking - Video InterviewGoldman Sachs Investment Banking - Video Interview. Best practices for prospective applicants!
|0||Applying for MSF in Europe, what programs to aim for. Hi, just graduated with a Bachelor of Finance from BI Norwegian Business School. I got a offer for the MSc in Business majoring in finance at the same school, but turned it down. There are to many students taking masters here in Norway, so its really hard to set a part from other students. That's my...||1|
|0||Informational Interview Question- StoryWhen I have informational interviews with bankers, should I use my full 1-2 minutes story or make an abbreviated one that's closer to 30 sec? If I use this 1-2 min story, I feel like it’s more of a formal interview setting, which is not the vibe I'm aiming for. ...||3|
|+16||What's the worst that can happen?Hey boys,
I'm in a bit of a pickle here at work and I need some opinions on how much shit I'm realistically in. For context, I am a top-performing second year analyst at a BB.
At my bank we have a dinner policy that allows us to redeem any meal cost under $30. When I first started, I was pre...||92|
|+1||What is your favorite movie and why?Mine has to be Boiler Room. Wolf of Wall Street takes all of its terminology and idea from the movie. Boiler Room is just a classic cast, plot and outcome. Margin Call is for nerds, American Psycho is about a psycho not about Wall Street, Wall Street (the real one) is probably the best just because ...||7|
|0||Profile Review For ConsultingHello all -- I was wondering if you guys could critique my profile and give me some solid feedback. I really want to get into consulting MBB or 2nd tier. Anything helps.
School: Semi-target 3.4/4.0. Reason for low GPA is due to family issues, the family member I live with had a stroke and I had t...||0|
|+32||Ask Natalie from Accepted about Business School AdmissionsWSO is excited to have the experts from Accepted on board to answer applicant questions in the business school forum. Here are messages from Natalie and Jen who will be checking this thread every few days:
I'm here to answer any questions you have regarding Business School Admissions. I ...||1161|
|+1||GPA cutoffSo i come from a semi target (think competitive liberal arts such as Middlebury) and have a 3.49 GPA has a Econ Government Double Major, I am concerned since I am so close but still below the 3.5 BB's that I'm applying to will just not even look at my resume, despite having good experience working f...||5|
|0||Ownership in your AM FirmI work in a privately owned AM shop and own shares in the company, buying more every year. They pay fat dividends, but their value is based on AUM, meaning I have something similar to market downside. Over time, I'll be sold so many shares in the firm that they will eventually represent 100%+ of my ...||1|
|+3||Is Roger Federer The GOAT?Last week Roger Federer emerged victorious at Wimbledon, winning his 19th Grand Slam and his 8th Wimbledon title. Fededer has won 91 of 102 matches at Wimbledon, since his first appearance in 2003. [This article](https://www.theguardian.com/sport/blog/2017/jul/17/roger-federer-marin-cilic-wimbledon-...||30|
|+2||I want to become a Quant but got a 600 on my Math section on the SAT, is it possible?I've always wanted to be a Quant but I sucked hard at the SAT in the math section. Was wondering if I could still do QR, thanks!...||14|
|+1||How prominent is the 2 and 20 HF/PE model these days?Just curious, I grew up having this engrained in my brain. Friend tells me Im a fucking idiot and that no one uses this, just some derivative of this business model. I work at a search fund so our fund doesnt operate that way, thoughts?...||6|
|+1||Experiences transitioning into a new location with no networkI am considering relocating to either:
D. Other (still applying to multiple cities w/o a network)
I have little to no social network in each of these places (Midwesterner), but am easy going and kind to virtually everyone. Just wanted to hear some personal experienc...||2|
|0||Seeking Advice: F50 Treasury vs. FI Research AssociateHey guys I'm looking for advice in deciding between two career options.
Background: I have two years of corp fin experience at a F50 aerospace company. I recently got an offer in corporate treasury at this company and another offer from an investment management firm in FI Research. What would be ...||3|
|0||Account share -consulting case 101 I already bought it, valid til mid of oct2017
If anyone is interested to spilt the cost with me, feel free to leave your email below
I will contact you
|0||Group One Trading I'm a rising soph in college. I had applied to Group One Trading for an internship in NYC. I recently heard back, and someone from hr said that they want to take a phone interview. I haven't interviewed anywhere else except another trading firm. Any help on what type of questions I might be asked, t...||1|
|+11||Corporate Politics, Job Outsourcing, Might Get Fired, How To Play Cards?I’m in a corporate politics situation, which is an arena I’m not very experienced in, and am coming to you for advice. Please keep replies relevant to the topic at hand and not just calling me a bad person and whatnot. If you’re one of those “gung ho off to work we go” people who thinks it...||145|
|+1||Goldman Sachs Bond Trading Revenue Plunges 40 %Hey monkeys,
Recently, Goldman Sachs reported a 40% drop in bond trading revenue, reflecting the overall weakness in trading activity in big U.S. banks.
The slump was far worse than JPMorgan Chase & Co’s 19 percent fall and Citigroup Inc’s 6 percent drop, leading to Goldman’s wo...||6|
|0||Applying to PE as a second year w/o a third year guaranteeHi guys.
So I chose not to recruit my first year, and I'm trying to lock down a third year at my firm. Unfortunately, they don't give guaranteed third year offers until after on-cycle recruiting ends. The head of my team (M&A at an elite boutique) said he'd be willing to pull for me w/ regards to...||4|
|+3||Best legal adderallTitle basically says it all, just looking for something to give me a boost when coffee doesn't cut it....||51|
|+3||Construction Management?I'm thinking on taking a couple CM courses or even getting a certificate in it as I really want to learn more about the industry as I am currently in a Construction type environment at my current RE firm. Also, I feel it can be incredibly useful for investing in small multifamily on my own.
|0||Company Interview: Evercore||0|
|+70||2018 Summer Analyst IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread PageSee the 2018 Full-Time IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread Page here
EARLY RECRUITMENT PROCESS / APPLICATIONS / INTERVIEWS / SUPERDAYS
I want to establish a single place where all students can come come to share knowledge, questions, information, and concerns regarding investment banking summer ...||596|
|+2||How long to wait after interview before moving on?Hey Guys,
How long would you wait after an interview before accepting you weren't chosen, or to send a follow up email? I'm on 6 business days for a FO role at an EB.
|0||Biglaw mid-level associate to consultingHi,
I'm a mid-level associate at a V10 law firm in the mid-west, primarily doing patent litigation. I didn't attend a top 14 law school (think mid tier 1), however. I'm fed up with life in biglaw, however, and would like to know:
Is it viable to switch to a consulting firm (such as MBB)? If...||0|
|+8||Drinks for getting shmacked Hey boys,
If you have only ONE HOUR to get absolutely dinkered, what is your go to drink?
My go to: 151 with a twist of lime. Always have one of these puppies sleeping in the desk....||85|
|+1||Cold Email turned Warm, What Next?So I recently cold-emailed an MD at a boutique to mid level (in between) got a good response and a half hour block scheduled phone call. Just needed some advice on what to talk about and what direction to point the conversation to better put myself in a position to ask for an interview for a summer ...||6|
|0||SEC DERA InternshipI got an offer for an internship at the SEC with DERA, their Division of Economic Risk Analysis, and so basically I'll be doing some heavy math stuff with risk assessment, derivatives research, etc. It will definitely be more quant and academic focused.
Every banker that I've spoken to, from acr...||2|
|0||Webinar: Private Equity Case -- 7pm ET, 7/25/17WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
On Tuesday July 25th, 7:00 pm EDT Wall Street Mentor Alex will be hosting a webinar entitled "PE Case", with a q&a session to follow. Alex is an industry veteran with experience in private equity.
Add to your calendar.
If you missed the webinar, it will be...||0|
|0||New York - Financial Modeling Boot Camp - Jul 26th-28th, 2017Attended by investment banking, private equity, corporate finance professionals, MBA students, and those in career transitions, Wall Street Prep's popular Boot Camps bridge the gap between academics and the real world, to equip professionals and students with practical financial skills they need on...||0|
|0||applying to multiple locationsis it frowned upon to apply to two locations separately for a boutique. For example, if a boutique has an office in NY and LA, and there is a separate application for each, is it bad to apply to both?...||2|
|+1||Networking from Foreign Time Zone?I'm currently on vacation in India, but am in the process of sending out waves of cold e-mails mainly to SF Offices with the intent of securing 2018 SA. After sending out the first few, it just hit me that these potential contacts might want to talk sometime in California afternoon, which is in the ...||2|
|0||Technical / Behavioral Mix in Phone ScreenHi, I was wondering if the mix of behavioral and technical questions means anything when going through the phone screen. Like is receiving more technical questions necessarily a bad thing, is the interviewer no longer interested in getting to know you?
**The context is that I was going through a...||2|
|0||7/17/17 - Monday @MentionsHappy Monday WSO!
Upcoming Podcasts, Webinars & Webinar Rewinds, Bootcamps:
Rewind - PE Case Investment Opportunity + Q&A – 12am ET, 7/20/2017
WSO Paris Happy Hour - Thu, 20 July, 7:30pm @ Corcoran's Grands Boulevards
WSO Happy Hour: Thur 7/20, 7:00pm @5th and Mad
Posts of the Week:
|+4||Citi Early Identification Program Has anyone heard back regarding the Early Identification Program in terms of next steps aside from the forms/registration?...||78|
|0||Spending Time Wisely?Hello all, I have a question I figured you might be able to assist me with.
I have just graduated high school and am attending one of the Top 5 Target Undergraduate Colleges for Finance next year. This summer I have been working a bit(including work on my personal business) but now I have about a m...||1|
|+1||Westport Capital Partners - Info?Is anyone familiar with Westport Capital Partners? It looks like it was founded by the top guys from Oaktree's RE platform who struck out on their own in 2005. It's a ~$2bn shop focused on opportunistic and distressed RE investments across all product types. They invest in direct property, non-perfo...||12|
|+99||Dumbest thing you've said in an interviewCurious about the dumbest things you've ever said in an interview that make for a funny story.
I had a coffee meet with associate/vp today (family friend). I have f'd up couliflower ears from wrestling/mma. The associate was a wrestler and commented something along the lines of *"I see wrestling...||134|
|+2||PE success (or failure) storiesHey team,
I'm surprised there aren't that many detailed "PE recruiting stories" on WSO. Would really appreciate it if people would share theirs or point me in the direction of a few good ones. I saw the "my 4 part recruiting process" post and that was quite helpful. Anything else would be great! ...||1|
|0||Any sophomore spots still open for application?Hey guys.
I am Asian therefore not eligible for the diversity programs; I realize it is quite late in the process but I was just wondering if anyone knows of positions that rising sophomores(will be sophomore this fall) can apply to for Summer 2018.
I just applied to JPM PWM. UBS also has an...||2|
|0||Tech Growth Equity RecruitingDoes any one have any advice regarding growth equity recruiting? ...||1|
|+1||Worth it to apply to BB from non-target school? Currently CRE Inv Analyst.Long story short:
Rising college sophomore at non-target, yet prominently known state school. Currently working at large CRE REIT as an analyst intern in Manhattan -- $5B+ AUM. Did excellent in HS, but couldn't finance an ivy league or private uni education, however I'm graduating with ZERO debt...||6|
|+2||EDF Trading: well known in the Energy Trading business?Hi guys,
Just wanted to know your take on these guys? Are they well known in the energy trading business? Or am I better off at a prop house, e.g. Gunvor. ...||20|
|0||BREDS OriginationsI was recently contacted about a role at BX in their RE Debt Strategies group. The role is centered around originations. Has anyone had experience within this specific group? Would love some insight as to the type of questions that may come up during the initial (phone) interviews. To-date, my exper...||3|
|0||What Should I Do with the Next Five Years? Hey, everyone.
I just want to go ahead and give some background before I get started. I go to a non-target school (University of North Carolina at Greensboro). I was accepted into NC State but I chose to go to UNCG for location purposes, financial reasons, and friends. I first started out doing ...||0|
|0||Webinar: Private Equity Case - Acquisition, LBO Model & IRR Calculation -- 5pm ET, 7/20/17WEBINAR DESCRIPTION
On Thursday July 20th, 5:00 pm EDT Wall Street Mentor Ryan will be hosting a webinar entitled "Private Equity Case - Infrastructure Partners LLP wants to acquire an unregulated
airport operator in the UK", with a q&a session to follow. Ryan is an industry veteran with experi...||0|
|+3||WSO Paris Happy Hour - Thu, 20 July, 7:30pm @ Corcoran's Grands BoulevardsOne year after our first WSO Meetup in Paris we want to celebrate the anniversary: Come join for beer, food, and conversation at Corcoran's Irish Pub in Paris!
Date/Time: Thursday, July 20th @ 7:30pm
Location: Corcoran's Grands Boulevards
23 Boulevard Poissonnière, 75002 Paris
This is near...||18|
|+3||WSO New York Happy Hour: Thur 7/20, 7:00pm @5th and MadHappy summer, dear monkeys! Join us for the July 2017 happy hour! Come by and enjoy a few drinks and bites with fellow finance professionals. We're all very fortunate people indeed--let's drink like it!
First few attendees get a WSO T-shirt!
Date/Time: Thursday, July 20th, @ 7:00pm
How to f...||5|
|+3||What Advice Would You Tell Yourself When You Were in University?Hello WSOers,
If you could give one piece of advice to your small balled freshman self going into university or early into your career, what would it be?
Shed some knowledge you learned from your experiences, and let the young bucks on this website learn more from this post than they did in sc...||58|
|0||Starting a Cryptocurrency FundMy friend is starting a fund with the intention of trading & holding cryptocurrencies (BTC, LTC, ETH, etc.) between international digital currency exchanges. The fund will be set up to manage money in a similar fashion to the hedge funds that we are all familiar with.
The question is: What are...||1|
|0||equity reserch/Equity capital merkets preparation materialHello everyone!!! I am a new member here and i love this community!! Such great info!
I have a problem.. I studied at a non target for my undergraduate (2:1...) and now I have an offer for a SUPER target in London for IB. However because it is a one year MSc I don't have a chance for an internshi...||2|
|0||Why is Enterprise Value Market cap - Cash + Debt? Hey, everyone.
I am learning about trading comps and I was curious why Enterprise Value is calculated as Market cap - Cash + Debt? Why do we subtract the cash and add the debt instead of vice versa? It seems that if we want to see the value of a company, we should subtract the debt and add the ...||3|
|0||Series 79: which tax rate to use- corporate, effective or marginal?Hey guys,
In the exam, which tax rate should we use: Corporate, effective or marginal?
It is quite confusing.
|0||Shadowing experience on resume??I am extremely fortunate to have a family connection that has given me the opportunity to shadow a MD at a bank in NYC, who works in the sales and trading department.
I will be starting my freshman year this September and would like to transfer to a target after first year. Would a shadowing exp...||2|
|0||Intern vs. Analyst Hi,
I recently accepted a job offer at a small private equity firm. The official job title written in the offer letter is "Analyst," but it is an internship. Also, I am able to extend the internship into the spring semester, so it would look like I worked there about 6-8 months.
Many parts of ...||3|
|0||1stWorldNewsTrump Brings Prestige to the Mail Order Bride Industry.
For years, International Marriage Services had to live with the stigma of being referred to as Mail Order Bride services. However, many consider the term "mail-order bride" derogatory and feel it demeans foreign women by comparing them to ...||0|
|+2||Cold e-mailed 100+ people - no responses (not my name is goldstein troll)I've exhausted all of my alumni contacts and have gotten pretty good responses from them in terms of getting set up for interviews in the fall.
But i wanted to better my chances by reaching out to as many shops as possible. I've cold emailed 100+ people at mm's/BBs/boutiques (no connection to th...||21|
|+2||IB Interview Question- 50% Cash 50% Debt DealHow would you answer a question like this: walk me through the three financial statements when a company acquires another company for 50% cash 50% debt. I know this is a merger model type question, but how would this work theoretically....||10|
|+1||Ending a Relationship to Pursue Career Abroad - Experiences?Mod (Andy) note: Good forum thread below on choosing between a relationship / location / career
I am going to be doing S&T abroad this summer, and assuming I like it, I hope to stay abroad full time for at least a few years if not longer. I have a lot of wanderlust, so even in a differe...||63|
|+6||AMA: Wells Fargo Financial Analyst Program/ Commercial BankingHere is my overdue write up on Wells’ FAP and thoughts on the process/ program. This is most applicable to Commercial Banking or CRE divisions.
I applied with less than 1 year experience, got the offer, and ultimately declined - - they countered w/ better corporate title, base, sign-on, and bo...||116|
|0||I'm a first year credit analyst with Wells Fargo Capital Finance. I love it, but eventually I'd like to explore other directionsBackground: First year credit analyst with Wells Fargo Capital Finance FAP Program. It's Asset Based Lending.... I know it isn't IBD but I am really loving the program. The pay is solid, but the real value IMO comes from the great deal I've been able to learn about. On top of that, my coworkers are ...||31|
|0||7 Figure Hedge Fund Salary - Myth or Reality?hedge fund salary
Considered by many the creme de la creme of financial institutions. People aspiring to make exorbitant amounts of money look up to top managers with dreams of one day running their own fund. Getting to that point is a topic for another thread - right now it’s time to discuss h...||15|
|0||Company Compensation: Morgan Stanley||0|
|0||Company Interview: Sunrise Futures LLC||0|
|0||Quinlan DevelopmentHi everyone, I had a good meeting with the two principals of the firm and I wanted to see if anyone had experience or dealings with them as a lender, gc, equity partner. And while I know there are millions of threads on this site about experienced analyst comp at a developer could anyone throw some...||0|
|0||Rip my CV to pieces - Looking for FT Analyst position in London for 2018Hey,
I'll be applying to FT analyst positions (AM/IM mostly) at BB's in London. I didn't get into any SA programs at BB's in London this summer. I did get first round interviews with two, but got rejected; same with an Assessment Centre I had with the BB I did the Spring Week with.
I welcome ...||1|
|0||Commercial Investment Search by Risk Profile Hey Everyone,
I am searching for investments in commercial real estate in NYC, in the office sector. I am building my personal risk profile so I can use it to search and filter properties based on the risk type and risk level they hold.
Any thoughts on the how effective this particular approac...||0|
|0||What's the IB scene like in Charlotte?I'm going to transfer to a school that dominates the South such as UNC, UVA and Vanderbilt. My odds of making it to NY are pretty low since I would have to attend an Ivy or such.
What is Investment Banking like in NC? Not just the IBD but other roles such as research, trading/asset managment? The...||2|
|0||Anyone know anything about Intermediate Capital Group (ICG)?Anyone know anything about Intermediate Capital Group (ICG)? Seems like an interesting shop but can't find much info outside of what's on their website.
|0||Please tear apart my resume for SA recruitingI'm a rising junior looking to land a summer analyst role in IBD, S&T, or AM. Please tear apart my resume to help me get closer to that goal. Any criticism would be appreciated, thanks in advance.
edit: Just a side note for reference, I switched from engineering to my c...||3|
|0||Which Post-College job would look better for an mBA?Hi all, I'm a senior at UC Berkeley majoring in Public Health and Psychology (although I took several stats classes). I have a good GPA: 3.84. I have two job offers. One is to be a Business Development Consultant for Oracle Corporation and another is to be a "Data Analyst" for a health-tech startup ...||4|
|+3||Why is the Investment Banking division important for the bank?Hi guys, I know what investment banking is about, but how would you explain the importance this division has for the bank? Why is it so important? I know it isn't only because of profits, but what else?
This was a Goldman Sachs' interview question for the summer analyst position in London....||17|
|+1||No Sophomore Summer Internship - What Now?Hey all,
A little about myself: I'm a target school student (Ross / Berkeley / Cornell AEM ) with a 3.84 GPA. I've relied on the target status as well as GPA to carry me for a while, but now I'm sort of panicking as I'm recruiting without much relevant experience. I've worked at many nonprofits a...||11|
|+1||The Juice is LooseOJ paroled and will be released in October. More likely that he ends up back in prison or on a reality tv show?...||8|
|0||Company Interview: Citigroup||0|
|0||Hard/Soft Cost Estimate MaterialsI am an acquisitions/Asset Management associate in miami and my firm is getting into more involved rehab projects and trying to break into ground up development. At the moment we are focusing on office, very specific retail, and industrial flex
My main goal is to become better at estimating total...||3|
|+1||Chance met at UPenn Wharton Full-Time MBATop 20 US News, 3.7 GPA
Big 4 Accounting - two years experience
Looking to lateral into sexier job for next two years before applying (any ideas on what will help?)
Tons of volunteering and sitting on non-profit boards
Thoughts? What can I do to improve my profile? Should...||8|
|+1||Question about reaching out to a VPHey guys,
I've been having trouble reaching out to analysts from a particular bank, and I checked out my school's recruiting page and noticed an alum that is a VP at that bank.
Would it be appropriate to reach out to that VP even though I haven't spoken to any of the analysts at his office?...||6|
|+1||List of 1700 Venture Capitalists and Angel Investors in the United StatesOne of my friends who is an entrepreneur in California recently compiled a list of 1700 major VCs and Angel Investors, what companies they are associated with, and their bios. He shared it with a group of friends (including me) and how I can not share it with WSO? Anyways, I hope at least some of yo...||2|
|+3||My List of SchoolsHey guys, So basically I'm applying to undergrad schools this year and will be applying for the school of business in some schools. Can you guys go over my stats and see if this is a good list and suggest some additional schools? I'm not asking for a chance thread, just some helpful suggestions fo...||37|