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+504 Random Things I Wished I Knew About PE PE 58 19s
+332 Rich ppl, what does it feel like? What’s the best and worst thing about being wealthy ? OFF 156 1d
+330 Q&A: Consistent Top Bucket IB Analyst IB 63 5d
+326 Computer Science is Paradise IB 41 5h
+307 Help! MD is asking me to come with him IB 65 1w
+252 My story - the fire within us all IB 32 16h
+249 Canadian Target Schools Ranked By Detailed Global Placement Data BSCH 105 22h
+240 How did you deal with losing your parent(s)? OFF 25 3d
+231 Q&A: I just conducted interviews in 4 Superdays JOB 50 13h
+212 Gap period between IB and PE PE 59 2w
+207 Why do bankers think they are superior? IB 57 2d
+187 I deserve to feel superior, not because I'm a narcissist, but because I have wasted my 20s for success instead of wasting for having fun. OFF 73 16h
+185 Someone convince me why buying a house is a good idea? RE 141 3d
+175 Happy Thanksgiving - what are you grateful for? OFF 62 3d
+172 How much of PE is just playing musical chairs with the same assets? PE 59 19h
+168 Does not seem fair how much money we are making compared to other industries IB 110 36m
+165 Mid-20's crisis OFF 102 1w
+163 Learn some manners OFF 24 44m
+163 Why We Should All Return to the Office IB 66 2d
+154 Brofessor Appreciation Thread OFF 48 1w
+144 Q&A: PE/VC FoF Principal PE 59 1w
+142 When does pay get "good"? RE 69 1d
+139 Lazard and Jefferies A&D Groups IB 28 1d
+132 Moving out Best Age OFF 103 2w
+131 What was the worst pain you have ever felt? OFF 96 21h
+124 The Science of Happiness and Ways to Live a Happier Life OFF 19 3d
+119 How do international students do it? BSCH 40 1w
+115 What's the point of saving money? OFF 59 4d
+114 How much do ~average~ software engineers *actually* make? OTH 152 1m
+113 What is everyone's daily morning/evening routine like? IB 54 6h
+113 Rich Millennial Managing their own money AM 40 2w
+110 Ghosted? You will have the last laugh... JOB 22 6d
+108 Crypto Bros Get Owned INV 56 2d
+104 Long distance GF advice? IB 25 3w
+103 TQQQ -- Shorting Puts (Options) INV 41 2m
+103 How to cope with rejection/difficult feedback? OFF 27 1w
+102 Anyone have the full Portnoy / Business Insider Article? OFF 97 3w
+100 Thankful for WSO SCSS 10 5d
+100 Analyst Cars IB 88 1w
+98 Let's talk cologne! FASH 67 4d
+92 flunking out with SA offer JOB 39 5h
+92 Developer Carry/Promote RE 45 1d
+86 100% Remote Work in Investment Bank - Is It Possible? IB 27 17h
+86 How can I give reality check to my ''sigma male'' nephew ? OFF 36 2w
+85 How to develop conviction around valuation/catalyst/"differentiated view" portion of pitch? A lot of it seems wishy-washy. HF 26 1w
+82 Net Worth and Age? OFF 146 1d
+81 Is the common view of financial risk completely wrong? HF 64 1d
+80 How do you explain to girls what you do? (Investment banking job) IB 50 2m
+77 Did it for my momma IB 20 2w
+76 State Street pushes for more White Male discrimination AM 30 2w
+75 Thoughts on investing bonus this year? IB 73 3d
+73 Early 20s done with going out? OFF 38 2d
+73 Should I buy a sportscar as an incoming analyst? IB 52 1w
+72 why don't more people live with their parents and try and start their own business OFF 69 1d
+71 PE Associate Jumps to Death / Discussion on Mental Health PE 13 1h
+71 What good does private equity bring to the world ? PE 45 23h
+71 Let’s talk Inflation OFF 69 2h
+70 Sell 7-figure business for EB? IB 39 2h
+70 What is up with Spread Collars? FASH 41 5h
+68 20M net worth by 40 speed run brainstorm OFF 59 1w
+67 Will EBs eventually go out of business? IB 61 1h
+66 Are any banks still hybrid? IB 97 1w
+63 Private Credit vs Private Equity PE 28 1w
+62 Associate trying to get me fired - imminent resolution needed IB 45 2d
+62 Depressed about heading back to the Office IB 55 2w
+62 What’s an EB? IB 22 2w
+61 What are these CVP perks? IB 65 20h
+61 Greatest MD you’ve ever seen IB 36 2w
+61 Is a market correction coming? Yes or no answers only. OFF 78 1w
+60 Reasonable comp difference NYC to Chicago RE 30 1w
+59 Credit Suisse - honest assessment IB 21 3d
+58 How do you get over a heartbreak??? OFF 25 15h
+58 Am I a shitty analyst or just a snowflake? TR 14 2w
+57 "Good Cause Eviction" NYC RE 27 3h
+56 Jefferies vs RBC vs DB vs Houlihan Lokey IB 67 4h
+56 How to mentally relax yourself from markets and avoid burnout? HF 17 5d
+55 Duff & Phelps is comedy IB 58 1h
+55 What’s the next burgeoning asset class? OFF 70 4d
+55 Torn between coasting or getting my act together OFF 45 3w
+54 Any ideas on what I should do? HF 14 1w
+54 EDM Music is for People Dead on the Inside OFF 66 4d
+54 London housing - rent or buy? OFF 42 3d
+54 Balancing Loyalty to your boss and Money OFF 48 3w
+53 William Blair tech exit opps? IB 25 1w
+53 Switch from banking to appraisal? RE 31 6d
+53 25% of Top US MBA Cohort Caught Cheating on Exam, No Punishment BSCH 31 2w
+52 Hot Take: Mental Illness results from bad diet/habits/lifestyle OFF 29 5m
+52 MBA profile strong enough for H/S/W? BSCH 32 2h
+52 How are other first-years feeling right now? IB 38 6d
+52 Why doesn't NYC feel as glamorous as London OFF 65 22h
+51 How to become a rainmaker analyst? IB 21 1d
+51 Is Greenhill really that bad? (M&A) IB 46 1w
+51 Should I tell HR? OFF 13 2w
+50 Dealing with Uncertainty / Burnout as a First Year Associate PE 15 4d
+50 Private Equity Interview 1-Day Bootcamp OPEN NOW - November 27th - Only 30 Seats PE 6 1mo
+49 is it worth buying the newest macbook? OFF 36 15m
+48 Jersey to NYC commute IB 94 1w
+48 Are most young people in NYC bankrolled by the Bank of Mom & Dad? IB 42 6d
+48 Net working capital and deferred revenue, SaaS Deal. PE 16 2w
+48 Bernie Sanders got smoked by Elon Musk OFF 45 2w
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Career Advancement Opportunities

December 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.3%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲03) 98.9%
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch (▲03) 98.6%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 98.2%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

December 2021 Investment Banking

  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲02) 99.6%
  • Evercore (▽01) 99.3%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 98.9%
  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 98.5%
  • TD Securities (▲10) 98.2%

Professional Growth Opportunities

December 2021 Consulting

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

Total Avg Compensation

December 2021 Private Equity

  • Principal (8) $676
  • Director/MD (18) $575
  • Vice President (70) $361
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (70) $270
  • 2nd Year Associate (143) $252
  • 1st Year Associate (294) $220
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (26) $159
  • 2nd Year Analyst (63) $134
  • 1st Year Analyst (190) $118
  • Intern/Summer Associate (21) $67
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (224) $59