I was inspired by this display of affection and so I couldn’t resist taking this photo. To me, there is nothing more romantic than such an overt expression of love. I took this picture while walking along Ipanema Beach and it’s why I truly feel, that “Rio is for lovers.”
There were several factors that led to Merrill’s demise and although culture wasnt the main one, it played an instumental part in the fall of Merrill.
Thought this looked like a fun read! http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-04-12/vodka-swilling-female-trader-rocks-morgan-stanley-alum-s-novel.html
I came across this interview that a group of entrepreneurs conducted with Richard Branson. I found this interview to be above all, inspiring. Aside from being a brilliant businessman and a true innovator he seems to be very down to earth with a handle on what is truly important in life – family.
Life is complicated and no one provides you with a manual or instructions on how to live it. You can only follow your instincts and do what feels right.
One day last fall, I ventured over to Zuccotti Park where protesters of the Occupy Wall Street movement had set up their base camp. As someone who has spent their entire career on Wall Street and by definition falls into the class divide of the one percent, I am a part of the very establishment protested by this movement.
A Wall Street compensation package consists of an annual base salary plus a bonus of cash and company stock. This bonus however, is more than just a monetary reward – it is also a message from your employer – a statement of your value to your company.
When I turned 40, I decided that the next ten years of my life should be filled with excitement and adventure. I wasn’t exactly sure of how to do this, but I knew that a good starting point would be – to get the hell outta New Jersey. So, I set out a resolution for myself: over the next ten years, I …
Well, in my case it took 3, plus one Australian-Ukrainian. Being of Ukrainian decent, I always knew that I would one day travel there, but through the years the timing never seemed right and the offers at hand, never seemed compelling enough. But a few years ago, I decided to take trip; one that would be substantial. So I chose Australia.
The biggest mistake that most people make when it comes to networking is that they start to network when they need something. When you find yourself in a position of need or desperation, it’s a bit too late to start networking.