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+427 Random Things I Wished I Knew About PE PE 53 3h
+319 Q&A: Consistent Top Bucket IB Analyst IB 63 1d
+319 Rich ppl, what does it feel like? What’s the best and worst thing about being wealthy ? OFF 156 1d
+303 Help! MD is asking me to come with him IB 65 3d
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+248 Canadian Target Schools Ranked By Detailed Global Placement Data BSCH 104 5d
+246 My story - the fire within us all IB 31 2w
+231 Q&A: I just conducted interviews in 4 Superdays JOB 49 2w
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+207 Gap period between IB and PE PE 59 2w
+206 Why do bankers think they are superior? IB 56 3d
+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 68 2w
+179 Someone convince me why buying a house is a good idea? RE 139 1d
+166 Happy Thanksgiving - what are you grateful for? OFF 61 3d
+165 Mid-20's crisis OFF 102 4d
+162 Learn some manners OFF 23 23h
+156 Why We Should All Return to the Office IB 61 3d
+155 Is it really so demanding to work in IB? IB 65 3w
+154 Brofessor Appreciation Thread OFF 48 6d
+153 How much of PE is just playing musical chairs with the same assets? PE 57 1h
+141 Q&A: PE/VC FoF Principal PE 59 6d
+133 When does pay get "good"? RE 68 18h
+132 Moving out Best Age OFF 103 1w
+128 Supporting Your Poor Parents INV 35 1w
+120 Does not seem fair how much money we are making compared to other industries IB 99 18m
+116 How do international students do it? BSCH 40 5d
+116 Is Corporate Banking that much worse than IB? IB 81 2d
+115 What's the point of saving money? OFF 59 20h
+114 The Science of Happiness and Ways to Live a Happier Life OFF 17 4h
+112 Rich Millennial Managing their own money AM 40 1w
+107 Ghosted? You will have the last laugh... JOB 22 3d
+107 I miss home OFF 43 3w
+104 Long distance GF advice? IB 25 2w
+103 Crypto Bros Get Owned INV 47 11h
+103 How to cope with rejection/difficult feedback? OFF 27 5d
+102 Anyone have the full Portnoy / Business Insider Article? OFF 97 2w
+100 Thankful for WSO SCSS 10 1d
+100 Analyst Cars IB 88 1w
+95 Let's talk cologne! FASH 67 7h
+91 Private Wealth Management: Is it a Zero-Sum Game AM 15 3w
+88 Some MDs want me to see a therapist OFF 42 3d
+86 How can I give reality check to my ''sigma male'' nephew ? OFF 36 1w
+83 Developer Carry/Promote RE 39 1m
+83 How to develop conviction around valuation/catalyst/"differentiated view" portion of pitch? A lot of it seems wishy-washy. HF 26 6d
+77 Did it for my momma IB 20 1w
+76 State Street pushes for more White Male discrimination AM 30 2w
+75 Thoughts on investing bonus this year? IB 73 1h
+72 How much do ~average~ software engineers *actually* make? OFF 76 58s
+72 Should I buy a sportscar as an incoming analyst? IB 52 5d
+71 Let’s talk Inflation OFF 68 1w
+71 Don't Let Your Retirement Account Take The US For Granted OFF 34 4d
+70 What is up with Spread Collars? FASH 40 2d
+70 Early 20s done with going out? OFF 34 4d
+70 How to act when seniors flip out? IB 21 3w
+68 20M net worth by 40 speed run brainstorm OFF 59 1w
+66 Are any banks still hybrid? IB 97 3d
+66 Who's feeling pressured to buy a home before rate hikes? RE 49 3w
+63 Private Credit vs Private Equity PE 28 5d
+62 What good does private equity bring to the world ? PE 30 18m
+62 Depressed about heading back to the Office IB 55 1w
+62 What’s an EB? IB 22 2w
+61 Net Worth and Age? OFF 110 1m
+61 Will EBs eventually go out of business? IB 56 5h
+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 Reasonable comp difference NYC to Chicago RE 30 5d
+58 Credit Suisse - honest assessment IB 21 2h
+56 Am I a shitty analyst or just a snowflake? TR 14 1w
+55 Jefferies vs RBC vs DB vs Houlihan Lokey IB 66 18h
+55 How to mentally relax yourself from markets and avoid burnout? HF 17 1d
+55 London housing - rent or buy? OFF 42 2w
+55 Torn between coasting or getting my act together OFF 45 2w
+54 What’s the next burgeoning asset class? OFF 70 1d
+54 EDM Music is for People Dead on the Inside OFF 66 6h
+54 Balancing Loyalty to your boss and Money OFF 48 2w
+54 The unhinged increase in investment scam online... OFF 50 3w
+53 Associate trying to get me fired - imminent resolution needed IB 38 7h
+53 Any ideas on what I should do? HF 14 5d
+53 Switch from banking to appraisal? RE 31 3d
+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 2d
+51 Is Greenhill really that bad? (M&A) IB 46 1w
+51 Should I tell HR? OFF 13 2w
+51 Data science skill for physical commodity trading TR 20 2w
+50 Private Equity Interview 1-Day Bootcamp OPEN NOW - November 27th - Only 30 Seats PE 6 1mo
+49 William Blair tech exit opps? IB 25 4d
+48 Jersey to NYC commute IB 94 3d
+48 Net working capital and deferred revenue, SaaS Deal. PE 16 1w
+48 Bernie Sanders got smoked by Elon Musk OFF 45 2w
+48 What am I supposed to be learning? New to development, a little lost. RE 20 2w
+48 What is the downside (if any) of Chicago IB? IB 28 3w
+48 Best meal stipend “hacks” OFF 42 2w
+47 Dealing with Uncertainty / Burnout as a First Year Associate PE 15 1h
+47 Investment Banking as a full-blown stoner? IB 42 3d
+47 What RE-specific questions should I ask in networking calls? RE 13 2w
+46 Lazard and Jefferies A&D Groups IB 11 9m
+46 What are these CVP perks? IB 46 12m
+46 Process to raise capital as a sponsor/GP on a real estate deal? RE 19 1w
+46 Appeal of working for a publicly traded MF?? PE 28 2w
+46 Balancing financial model IB 12 3w
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Career Advancement Opportunities

November 2021 Private Equity

  • The Riverside Company 99.3%
  • Apollo Global Management 98.7%
  • Warburg Pincus 98.0%
  • Blackstone Group 97.4%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 96.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

November 2021 Investment Banking

  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲02) 99.6%
  • Evercore (▽01) 99.3%
  • PJT Partners (▽01) 98.9%
  • Rothschild (▲08) 98.5%
  • Lazard Middle Market (▽01) 98.2%

Professional Growth Opportunities

November 2021 Investment Banking

  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲04) 99.6%
  • Lazard Middle Market (▽01) 99.3%
  • Evercore (▽01) 98.9%
  • PJT Partners (= =) 98.6%
  • William Blair (▲04) 98.2%

Total Avg Compensation

November 2021 Hedge Fund

  • Vice President (20) $488
  • Director/MD (10) $359
  • NA (5) $306
  • Portfolio Manager (7) $297
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (21) $288
  • Manager (4) $282
  • 2nd Year Associate (28) $241
  • Engineer/Quant (52) $238
  • 1st Year Associate (64) $187
  • Analysts (195) $166
  • Intern/Summer Associate (17) $122
  • Junior Trader (5) $102
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (215) $82