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+470 Random Things I Wished I Knew About PE PE 55 23h
+330 Q&A: Consistent Top Bucket IB Analyst IB 63 4d
+327 Rich ppl, what does it feel like? What’s the best and worst thing about being wealthy ? OFF 156 2m
+305 Help! MD is asking me to come with him IB 65 5d
+304 Computer Science is Paradise IB 39 3h
+249 Canadian Target Schools Ranked By Detailed Global Placement Data BSCH 104 1w
+246 My story - the fire within us all IB 31 2w
+238 How did you deal with losing your parent(s)? OFF 25 2d
+231 Q&A: I just conducted interviews in 4 Superdays JOB 49 2w
+209 Gap period between IB and PE PE 59 2w
+208 Why do bankers think they are superior? IB 57 20h
+185 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 71 5m
+184 Someone convince me why buying a house is a good idea? RE 141 2d
+175 Happy Thanksgiving - what are you grateful for? OFF 62 2d
+165 Mid-20's crisis OFF 102 6d
+163 Why We Should All Return to the Office IB 66 1d
+162 Learn some manners OFF 23 3d
+160 How much of PE is just playing musical chairs with the same assets? PE 58 1d
+154 Brofessor Appreciation Thread OFF 48 1w
+150 Does not seem fair how much money we are making compared to other industries IB 105 13m
+144 Q&A: PE/VC FoF Principal PE 59 1w
+139 When does pay get "good"? RE 69 52m
+136 Lazard and Jefferies A&D Groups IB 28 1m
+132 Moving out Best Age OFF 103 2w
+129 What was the worst pain you have ever felt? OFF 95 5m
+124 The Science of Happiness and Ways to Live a Happier Life OFF 19 2d
+119 How do international students do it? BSCH 40 1w
+116 Is Corporate Banking that much worse than IB? IB 81 5d
+115 What's the point of saving money? OFF 59 3d
+114 How much do ~average~ software engineers *actually* make? OTH 151 20h
+112 Rich Millennial Managing their own money AM 40 2w
+110 Ghosted? You will have the last laugh... JOB 22 5d
+109 What is everyone's daily morning/evening routine like? IB 50 8h
+108 Crypto Bros Get Owned INV 56 1d
+104 Long distance GF advice? IB 25 2w
+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 4d
+100 Analyst Cars IB 88 1w
+95 Let's talk cologne! FASH 67 3d
+92 Developer Carry/Promote RE 45 15h
+86 How can I give reality check to my ''sigma male'' nephew ? OFF 36 1w
+85 How to develop conviction around valuation/catalyst/"differentiated view" portion of pitch? A lot of it seems wishy-washy. HF 26 1w
+81 Is the common view of financial risk completely wrong? HF 64 20h
+81 Net Worth and Age? OFF 146 14h
+77 TQQQ -- Shorting Puts (Options) INV 27 57s
+77 Did it for my momma IB 20 1w
+76 100% Remote Work in Investment Bank - Is It Possible? IB 25 1h
+76 State Street pushes for more White Male discrimination AM 30 2w
+75 Thoughts on investing bonus this year? IB 73 2d
+73 Early 20s done with going out? OFF 38 1d
+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 63 52m
+71 Let’s talk Inflation OFF 68 2w
+70 What good does private equity bring to the world ? PE 44 3h
+70 What is up with Spread Collars? FASH 40 5d
+68 20M net worth by 40 speed run brainstorm OFF 59 1w
+66 Will EBs eventually go out of business? IB 60 1m
+66 Are any banks still hybrid? IB 97 6d
+63 Private Credit vs Private Equity PE 28 1w
+62 flunking out with SA offer JOB 38 2h
+62 Associate trying to get me fired - imminent resolution needed IB 45 1d
+62 Depressed about heading back to the Office IB 55 2w
+62 What’s an EB? IB 22 2w
+61 Greatest MD you’ve ever seen IB 36 1w
+61 Is a market correction coming? Yes or no answers only. OFF 78 1w
+60 What are these CVP perks? IB 60 17h
+60 Reasonable comp difference NYC to Chicago RE 30 1w
+59 Credit Suisse - honest assessment IB 21 2d
+57 Am I a shitty analyst or just a snowflake? TR 14 2w
+56 Jefferies vs RBC vs DB vs Houlihan Lokey IB 66 3d
+56 How to mentally relax yourself from markets and avoid burnout? HF 17 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 What’s the next burgeoning asset class? OFF 70 3d
+54 EDM Music is for People Dead on the Inside OFF 66 3d
+54 London housing - rent or buy? OFF 42 2d
+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 5d
+53 25% of Top US MBA Cohort Caught Cheating on Exam, No Punishment BSCH 31 1w
+52 How are other first-years feeling right now? IB 38 5d
+52 Why doesn't NYC feel as glamorous as London OFF 63 7h
+51 Tech bros are inferior OFF 56 56s
+51 Is Greenhill really that bad? (M&A) IB 46 1w
+51 Should I tell HR? OFF 13 2w
+50 Sell 7-figure business for EB? IB 19 8h
+50 How to become a rainmaker analyst? IB 21 10h
+50 Dealing with Uncertainty / Burnout as a First Year Associate PE 15 2d
+50 Private Equity Interview 1-Day Bootcamp OPEN NOW - November 27th - Only 30 Seats PE 6 1mo
+48 Jersey to NYC commute IB 94 6d
+48 Are most young people in NYC bankrolled by the Bank of Mom & Dad? IB 42 5d
+48 Net working capital and deferred revenue, SaaS Deal. PE 16 2w
+48 Bernie Sanders got smoked by Elon Musk OFF 45 2w
+48 Family Offices vs MFs PE 30 6d
+48 What am I supposed to be learning? New to development, a little lost. RE 20 3w
+48 What is the downside (if any) of Chicago IB? IB 28 4w
+48 Best meal stipend “hacks” OFF 42 3w
+47 Investment Banking as a full-blown stoner? IB 42 6d
+47 What RE-specific questions should I ask in networking calls? RE 13 3w
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Overall Employee Satisfaction

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December 2021 Hedge Fund

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