Category Archives: Work

flawless financial modelling/contract drafting vs ass-kissing

“won the overall prize for being top research house and I’d bet my last dollar their expense budget took a serious hammering to achieve that. That’s because when the fund managers at places like the Prudential or Fidelity fill in … Continue reading

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Alternative MBA – this is nothing short of amazing!

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Investment Bankers

To this day, the willingness of a Wall Street investment bank to pay me hundreds of thousands of dollars to dispense investment advice to grownups remains a mystery to me. I was 24 years old, with no experience of, or … Continue reading

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September has tremendous potential comic value in any investment bank because this is the month when we have the pleasure of welcoming into our bosom, like lambs to the slaughter, a bunch of ambitious, hopelessly naïve, graduate trainees. Every year … Continue reading

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Since I’ve started school, my sleeping pattern has warped. I now sleep at close to 3am and wake up at an equally ungodly hour. School life is a welcome change. It allows time and space for creativity to flourish, for … Continue reading

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