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+1,223 Occupy Wall Street OFF 1,106 1y
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+1,115 5 years ago, I was fired from Oliver Wyman. This is what I learned from it. CO 91 11mo
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+1,058 Would you ding a kid for having their pronouns on their LinkedIn JOB 224 3w
+1,031 Goldman Sachs 2020 SA IB 1,959 1w
+1,005 2018 Summer Analyst IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread Page IB 1,424 1y
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+1,001 Investment Banks as the Houses of Westeros - Game of Thrones (GoT) IB 76 1y
+970 Has the pendulum swung too far? IB 266 1mo
+955 Never, ever, ever, give up. SCSS 120 4d
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+889 Recommendation to abuse diversity programs. IB 179 1mo
+876 To anyone considering an MBA BSCH 193 3mo
+872 GME / Wallstreet Bets HF 367 2w
+869 Target vs. Non-Target IB 548 3d
+867 IB Sucks. I'm out IB 182 2w
+860 Google's Ideological Echo Chamber *Updated* OFF 223 2y
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+832 Best interview advice I ever received JOB 159 9mo
+817 F*&King Analysts IB 153 10mo
+804 Current IBankers: What would you do if a summer candidate reneged another offer to sign with your firm? IB 241 8mo
+801 Wall Street GPAs: Is a 3.5 GPA Good? IB 1,002 2mo
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+794 Leaving IB Soon, Final Rants IB 101 1mo
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+755 What is capitalism, when did it start, or is it natural? OFF 509 4y
+740 From Homeless to Front Office SCSS 157 1y
+738 MSF Class of 2016 BSCH 711 5y
+736 LinkedIn is Getting Bad Again OFF 155 4d
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+733 Ranking the Douchiest People You Will Meet On Wall Street by Where They Went To Undergrad OFF 96 7mo
+732 Bonus Season - Comps IB 729 7h
+726 Can’t believe it’s over IB 69 4mo
+726 What were your 'milestone' purchases? OFF 245 1y
+724 The PC diversity non-sense is getting out of hand OFF 176 2mo
+722 Chicago: The best all-around U.S. city OFF 359 2mo
+720 Investment Banking is Broken IB 119 2y
+715 New JP Morgan SA 2020 Thread IB 1,971 1mo
+715 Laziness and the Merits of Hard Work OFF 123 3y
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+689 We All Sound Stupid - a Manifesto IB 114 5mo
+688 Q&A: extreme poverty to non target to investment banking IB 105 1y
+683 From Private Equity Associate to VP in Private Equity PE 102 1mo
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+679 Comprehensive Undergraduate Target Schools Tier List 2020 BSCH 370 1w
+676 WARNING : Do NOT enter IB (coming from a VP at a BB) IB 247 3w
+671 Why guaranteed full-time offers make sense IB 175 1y
+671 Why there isn't more diversity on the street OFF 501 2mo
+667 Net Worth and Goals by Age RE 224 3mo
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+657 Overview of Infrastructure Private Equity PE 105 10mo
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+652 From Real Estate Finance to Founder of Development Company - Q&A RE 144 3mo
+649 Working in FIG (Financial Institutions Group) - An Overview. IB 82 5mo
+639 Mental Disorder called Liberalism OFF 210 1y
+638 Then and Now: @APAE OFF 148 1y
+638 A friend of mine cheated and got an Internship offer at a BB IB IB 171 4mo
+638 Depressing Moelis & Co. Staffer Email IB 199 7mo
+636 What brainteasers has everyone been asked in interviews? IB 1,110 3mo
+629 Does anyone here have super rich parents ($50m+) and what do they do OFF 140 3w
+628 GS Analyst Survey Results IB 289 8mo
+626 2018 Full-Time IB Recruiting Timeline Megathread Page IB 987 2y
+616 Random Things I Wished I Knew About PE PE 76 3w
+615 MSF Class of 2018 BSCH 327 1y
+611 Reflections from year 4 as an equity analyst AM 79 2w
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Career Advancement Opportunities

January 2022 Consulting

  • McKinsey and Co 99.4%
  • Bain & Company 98.8%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.1%
  • Oliver Wyman 97.5%
  • West Monroe Partners 96.9%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

January 2022 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • The Riverside Company 98.7%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.0%
  • Bain Capital 97.4%
  • Ardian 96.7%

Professional Growth Opportunities

January 2022 Investment Banking

  • RBC Capital Markets (▲10) 99.5%
  • Jefferies & Company (▲05) 99.0%
  • Wells Fargo and Company (▲07) 98.6%
  • Evercore (▽01) 98.1%
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch (▲03) 97.6%

Total Avg Compensation

January 2022 Investment Banking

  • Director/MD (5) $604
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  • Associates (149) $242
  • 2nd Year Analyst (85) $153
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (15) $150
  • Intern/Summer Associate (65) $144
  • 1st Year Analyst (296) $142
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