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What’s Life Really Like on Wall Street?

Masters of the universe. One percenters. Titans of industry. There’s no shortage of hyperbolic descriptions for Wall Street’s elite. Yet is that what life’s truly like for most bankers and traders? Is it all 80-hour weeks and bottle service on the weekend? Or have times changed? Let’s take a look…

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Avoid These Career Crippling Job Interview Mistakes

Here’s the scenario: You’re preparing to interview for the job of your dreams. An hour or two later, you’re feeling confident. You’ve weathered the pressure and have nearly survived the crucible. Then it happens — you’re asked a question for which you’re entirely unprepared. You pause, then fumble for words….

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What Can You Really Earn on Wall Street? The Truth May Surprise You.

When it comes to word association, “Wall Street” and “money” go together like peanut butter and jelly. Whether through news stories about millionaire bankers or popular representations in TV or film, Wall Streeters and big salaries are always linked. Yet how much does your typical analyst, banker or executive really…

There's never been a better time for a Wall St Career

Now is the Perfect Time to Start Your Wall Street Career – and Here’s Why…

The field is hypercompetitive. The hours are brutal. Stability and security are a pipe dream. Doesn’t exactly sound like the perfect job, does it? Yet while the downsides of a career on Wall Street are obvious to even the most starry-eyed dreamer, the potential payoff is like none other. Sure,…

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Harvard Startup Prattle Analytics in Boston, MA is Hiring

A Boston/St. Louis-based startup is hiring financial engineers. Prattle Analytics, founded by a Harvard PhD., is a unique financial data and information company that utilizes its proprietary methods and algorithms to forecast global capital market movements based on central banking communications. Candidates with investment banking and/or hedge fund backgrounds and…

Top 10 Master of Finance Programs

Non-Target School? Here are the Top 10 Master of Finance Degree Programs to Win a Job in Investment Banking

The path into an entry level front office position at a large bulge bracket Investment Bank for a candidate without access to on-campus recruiting is a monumental challenge, there is no doubt about it. However, contrary to popular, media-driven myth, Wall Street’s ranks do not just consist of the trust…

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Merry 2015!

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year from all of us at The Write Resume! We had a very exciting year – we quadrupled our global reach, launched a second company, and saw a number of clients land their dream jobs in Investment Banking. We are thrilled for all…

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From Goldman Sachs to the NBA Part 3

Concluding our in-depth interview with Ryan Renteria, former Partner & Managing Director at Karsch Capital and currently the Analytics Guru of the Indiana Pacers   In Part 2 of our interview with Ryan Renteria, former Goldman Sachs Equity Research Analyst, Ryan talks about how and why he made a decision…

From Goldman Sachs to the NBA Part 2

From Goldman Sachs to the NBA Part 2

Continuing our in-depth interview with Ryan Renteria former Partner & Managing Director at Karsch Capital and currently the Analytics Guru of the Indiana Pacers   In Part 1 of our exclusive interview with Ryan Renteria, Ryan shared his background story starting from humble beginnings to making partner at a multibillion…

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From Goldman Sachs to the NBA

An in-depth interview with Ryan Renteria, former Partner & Managing Director at Karsch Capital and currently the Analytics Guru of the Indiana Pacers Jump to: Part 2 | Part 3   Introducing Ryan Renteria As a Mexican-American raised by a single mother in a low-income household in Sacramento, CA, Ryan…