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+364 Intern Horror Stories IB 72 2y
+363 Fucking Cover Letters Kids JOB 94 6d
+363 Prestigious Pete OFF 243 1y
+362 Super hot chick in my intern group IB 57 7mo
+362 Can somebody explain JP Morgan's new no-networking thing? IB 140 11mo
+362 Is Social Class Still an Issue in Investment Banking? OFF 199 1w
+362 Are you pro-life? OFF 275 9y
+361 What’s Harder? MBB or EB/BB IB 108 2mo
+361 Dating as an Investment Banking Analyst OFF 640 3y
+360 To all Consultants considering PE PE 86 1w
+360 Models, Bottles, and Playing Hard in Finance OFF 85 10mo
+359 Growing up sucks OFF 124 2mo
+359 Q&A: HF Analyst @ $5bn+ Fund - Breaking In and Transition to Risk-Taking Role HF 120 6mo
+359 Breaking into buy-side equity research - my experience AM 89 9mo
+359 Penn State any good? BSCH 301 4y
+359 Why Would Anyone Go Into Consulting? CO 168 1mo
+359 Funniest Stories - The Analyst Years OFF 72 3y
+358 THEN and NOW: @WallStreetOasis.com OFF 68 1y
+358 Michael Bloomberg is officially running for president OFF 159 2y
+357 MD Asked to Bring Him Olive Oil during Meeting RE 43 2y
+357 Have you ever seen an intern quit early? IB 109 2y
+356 What is your end goal / dream job? OFF 179 8mo
+356 Why are the average GPAs at some Top 10 business schools so low? BSCH 99 1y
+355 "I can't stand interns who __________" OFF 83 2y
+355 Cold Emailing for Internship JOB 462 6mo
+355 Admission Consultants BSCH 301 4y
+354 Thoughts From a Former Navy SEAL OFF 85 2y
+353 How Do Hedge Fund "Geniuses" Einhorn and Ackman Still Have Any AUM? HF 124 3y
+353 Q&A:Commercial Banking SVP Ask Me Anything OTH 148 1y
+353 Lateraling Guide for Investment Banking IB 121 1mo
+352 Something wrong with my cold email? IB 67 10mo
+352 Would a Virtual Summer Analyst Program be Possible? IB 147 1y
+352 Do any bankers play any video games? If so which ones? OFF 557 2y
+352 Bulge Bracket and Elite Boutique Tiers IB 347 1y
+352 Gas Station, Car Wash, Fast Food - Owning Unsexy Businesses OTH 230 1y
+352 Starting a Hedge/Private Equity/Investment Fund. Launching your own - How to start one successfully? AM 385 3y
+351 Imagine paying 60%+ in marginal tax OFF 154 1y
+351 A $4 billion dollar tweet OFF 164 1y
+351 Most Illegal (or unethical) Thing You've Witnessed on the Job OFF 85 1y
+351 Married Before or During First Year of Analyst Stint IB 84 5mo
+350 Has finance culture become less “bougie”? IB 129 4d
+349 Future of American cities OFF 279 1w
+349 Why they aren't more women in X field OFF 73 4y
+349 Hedge Fund Careers: Getting a Hedge Fund Job Out of Undergrad and Beyond HF 102 5mo
+348 Most Overhyped Investment Banks on WSO 2021 IB 144 2w
+348 Computer Science is Paradise IB 36 1mo
+348 Views on "Salomon Sisters"? IB 77 1mo
+348 What is something you believe to be true but can't prove? OFF 212 1y
+348 Best lmao/oh shit moments you've ever had OFF 30 3y
+347 Coolest exit you've seen? IB 140 2w
+347 College kiddos are disillusioned by college degrees -- surprise? OFF 111 1y
+346 Share the Strangest Interview Questions You've Received IB 125 2y
+345 Why do Notre Dame grads wear ND gear and tell everyone where they went to school? OFF 110 1y
+345 Thoughts on this gutsy post-interview follow-up email? IB 107 5mo
+345 The Iceland bet - How some hedge funds made huge money HF 55 1mo
+345 Is it true that Tobin & Company doesn't pay their analysts? IB 154 5mo
+344 My review of online dating sites OFF 347 1y
+344 Private Equity vs Hedge Funds: 4 Key Differences OFF 379 6y
+344 IBD FT recruiting at Ivies - 2011 IB 223 10y
+343 Worst LinkedIn Cold Message Stories IB 90 1mo
+343 Is work life balance really worth it when you are young? IB 90 2mo
+343 IB Dating IB 112 5mo
+343 From BO to FO and back again, or, how I learned to stop worrying and love technology IB 79 4y
+342 GS IBD SA 2022 IB 1,601 2mo
+342 Pymetrics... What the fuck?? IB 112 5mo
+342 Post MBA IB associates, how did you know you could handle the life? IB 76 1y
+342 1st day internship work until 2 am (fucked up) IB 109 1y
+342 How do you stop being butthurt and emotional in this business? OFF 132 6mo
+342 I was fired today, don't know what to do.... JOB 118 2y
+341 Have not dated in 3 years, 30 year old Male - Q&A CO 102 10mo
+341 Is the Bull-Market Over? OFF 142 8mo
+340 Rich ppl, what does it feel like? What’s the best and worst thing about being wealthy ? OFF 156 1mo
+340 "Bulge Bracket" TV Show on Amazon Prime IB 96 1y
+340 Does Growing Up Poor Make It Harder To Succeed? OFF 77 4y
+339 Hillary Clinton's Estate Tax OFF 135 5y
+338 Vent Some Wisdom to Incoming Analysts/Interns IB 44 5mo
+338 PE 2021, Low GPA, Non-Target, my chances??? IB 18 7mo
+338 The Examined Life - Rethinking Career & Life Goals Post COVID-19 OFF 75 1y
+338 KKR 2021 Analyst Program PE 617 1w
+338 Howard Schultz (former SBUX CEO) Running in 2020 - Socially Liberal, Fiscally Conservative OFF 109 2y
+338 Yes, You Are Having a Quarter Life Crisis (and it's ok) IB 163 1y
+337 What's the point of honest, hard work? OFF 198 1w
+337 My junior monkeys, want real change? IB 53 3w
+337 Distressed Investing: This Time It's Different PE 33 1y
+336 Summer Analyst perks? IB 129 5mo
+336 M&A Interview Questions - Beginner to Advanced Questions IB 349 3y
+335 Life in Development - Expectations vs Reality RE 67 6mo
+335 Gillette Commercial OFF 118 2y
+335 I Might Hate Finance, And This Might Be the Turning Point OFF 50 1y
+335 Anyone see Black Panther? (Thoughts) OFF 149 1y
+335 The Fallacy of Homeownership as a Vehicle for Wealth Creation RE 167 1y
+335 I'm about to go ape sh*t on Baghdad... OFF 149 1y
+334 Rich girlfriend ($500M) IB 76 5mo
+334 Need a Job - Will take Anything JOB 322 8y
+333 Is Being A Working Woman Worth It? OFF 212 8mo
+333 I don't want kids - let's discuss OFF 105 4mo
+333 Refusing to Party with Boss -- Bad Move? OFF 90 3y
+333 Trickle Down "Gradenomics" OFF 204 10y
+332 Nepotism pisses me off IB 68 5mo
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Career Advancement Opportunities

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  • Point72 97.7%
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  • Citadel Investment Group 95.3%
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Overall Employee Satisfaction

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  • Blackstone Group 99.3%
  • The Riverside Company 98.7%
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Professional Growth Opportunities

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