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+901 IB is my paradise. IB 58 3h
+372 The incel shit on this website is out of control IB 91 1d
+343 The Hardest Pill to Swallow About Investment Banking IB 85 2h
+306 Advice for working in a group full of Italians from Statin Island / New Jersey? JOB 26 1d
+272 How I stay Healthy in Investment Banking IB 36 1h
+151 IB sucks compared to SWE if you are smart IB 130 1h
+143 SWE sucks compared to the NBA if you’re athletic IB 40 4h
+137 Why Wall Street became soft? OFF 49 1d
+83 Loosing sleep. Frustrated. Trying to strategize. Let's hash this out WSO. OFF 70 1m
+71 Dumbest career advice you've ever heard? PE 25 3d
+68 One thing diversity accomplishes IB 22 2d
+68 AM I MISSING SOMETHING? IB 33 3d
+65 How much is your mortgage payment? OFF 69 21h
+59 Do we investment bankers actually create value for society? IB 20 26m
+58 How to improve people skills? OFF 23 1d
+57 How to deal with WLB in banking IB 18 2d
+56 Moving to Paris PE 44 1d
+56 Top Paying Associate Firms IB 52 2h
+53 How to learn golf? OFF 31 1h
+53 Student In Wall Street Mastermind IB 37 5h
+52 Era of the New Banker? IB 25 2h
+50 which EBs are known for drugs... IB 23 2d
+48 Change in HF? SM to MM HF 12 3d
+45 I never realized how big a role generational wealth plays in your life... OFF 36 24m
+42 Not falling asleep in the office IB 35 7h
+40 What could I have done differently? TR 12 17h
+39 Why do London bankers make so little compared to US bankers? IB 45 7h
+39 Is M&A Activity Actually Slowing? IB 12 2d
+38 Portfolio Managers: Fair share of P&L? HF 14 1d
+38 How large of an impact has the Belt Road Initiative made on capital markets deals across the world? INV 2 2h
+37 Private Credit Underwriting PE 32 2d
+37 What can I do to optimize my chances for IB at Texas A&M? IB 23 2d
+36 Routes into PE. PE 27 4d
+36 Wharton is King BSCH 38 12m
+35 When is it the appropriate time to discuss comp (experienced analyst)? HF 7 3d
+33 Uphill Battle | The Daily Peel | 6/29/22 INV 1 2d
+33 If a nuclear war broke out, what skills/value would surviving high finance individuals bring to the world in the aftermath? OFF 29 6h
+33 Anyone else worried about the state of the climate OFF 27 2h
+33 Second Half Scaries | The Daily Peel | 6/30/22 INV 0 12h
+32 Buck the Trend | The Daily Peel | 6/28/22 INV 1 3d
+32 An MD secretly told me that people who go for stupid HR events get "some" loyalty JOB 12 17h
+31 Python journey OFF 21 20h
+31 Associates That Actually Help Out IB 8 4h
+30 Canadian Commercial Banker Looking to Move to Tampa, FL. Looking for Advice About Roles I Would be Suited for. OTH 4 1d
+30 End to a Rough Quarter | The Daily Peel | 6/30/22 INV 0 1d
+29 Best Steak You’ve had (cut of steak and location) OFF 36 1d
+29 College Senior: GS IB vs Local Developer Post-Grad RE 10 2d
+29 San Diego Trip Suggestions OFF 34 22h
+29 SALE ALERT: Allen Edmonds Warehouse Sale FASH 15 8h
+29 2023 Grads… where to start your career in a recession RE 13 17h
+28 MM IB vs BIG 4 M&A IB 28 1d
+28 H/S/W chances after 4 years PE, 2 years IB? PE 8 2d
+28 Chicago no longer affordable RE 46 16h
+27 What metrics to use to discover/understand industrial markets/opportunities? RE 3 1d
+24 Analyst Pushed Out IB 15 1d
+24 Why Am I So Spastic During Interviews? IB 8 1d
+22 Most prestigious golf brand? OFF 13 3d
+22 Nicest place to live in the US? OFF 53 5h
+22 How Did You Become a Successful Multifamily or Investment Sales Broker? RE 7 1d
+22 Move from ECM to coverage / M&A IB 9 20s
+21 Roe v. Wade overturn affect Financial Services? IB 13 1h
+21 Trump is such a sleazeball OFF 14 2d
+21 Career Progression for ESG Roles in PE PE 3 1d
+21 Investment ideas ahead of bonus season IB 27 7h
+21 Best careers in multifamily space? RE 17 5m
+20 MBA Value - My Situation BSCH 2 1d
+20 Best ways to splurge during last year of college with a decent amount of money? OFF 14 1d
+20 Direct Lending Offer Help PE 19 1h
+20 Corruption in Appraisal Business? RE 8 1d
+20 Incoming intern stress JOB 11 5h
+20 Nomura Investment Banking Summer Analyst IB 10 21h
+20 Those of you who lateraled banks, why'd you do it? Currently getting a lower quality experience JOB 10 8h
+19 Quit to become an airline pilot? JOB 5 3d
+19 What is the difference between a "Note" and a "Loan Agreement"? RE 10 20h
+19 Cap Rates Below Inflation - Implications? RE 6 7h
+19 Wells Fargo IBD SA 2023 Gold Mine IB 5 1h
+18 Turned down offer PE 5 6d
+18 Is there more to learn? HF 26 2d
+18 Best of the Worst PCA Secondary Advisory IB 1 3d
+18 Pay Cut Jumping To CorpDev/Strategy IB 8 3d
+18 Outlook / opinions on LevFin for 2022-2024 IB 8 2d
+18 WSO London Meetup - Thur July 14th, 6:30pm, Devonshire Terrace (lower terrace area) OTH 0 1d
+18 Happy Bobby Bonilla Day! OFF 0 2h
+17 Why the Barclays Hate?!? IB 3 5d
+17 Private Clubs - Worth It? OFF 15 3d
+17 Connected ?? PE 8 3h
+17 Barclays Equity Research vs T. Rowe Price Analyst AM 9 1d
+17 Is it worth it - Investment Banking Advice JOB 9 22h
+17 “Following up” is a cope if you haven’t heard back from an interview JOB 2 1d
+16 Refusing to Work Saturdays IB 15 5d
+16 Investment IB 19 4d
+16 Developer Fees RE 3 4d
+16 BB IB intern -> FT consulting? JOB 6 41m
+16 Are you happy? IB 17 2d
+16 Fund Winding Down, made $$$, not sure what to do now? HF 6 3d
+16 Why do I not get SA round one interviews // what to do next? JOB 1 2d
+16 Picking Universities: UTD vs SMU IB 31 1h
+15 Quant Strat to Front office money management HF 2 4d
+15 Higher Bonus or Carry RE 10 2d
+15 ML SWE to finance. Is it feasible? HF 3 3d
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