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Georgetown graduates led LinkedIn’s new university rankings for business-related fields, including investment banking and finance.

MSB Tops LinkedIn Rankings

LinkedIn released its first university rankings of projected career paths for undergraduates last week, with Georgetown topping the list in a variety of business fields. The networking website ranked Georgetown number one for investment banking, number three for finance — following the University of Pennsylvania and Yale University — and[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top
The Wolf of O Street

The Wolf of O Street

Finance involves projecting the rate of return on an investment over a period of time. Javier Arguello, a fourth-year junior in the McDonough School of Business, has a 20-year plan. That’s how long Arguello expects it will take him to make his first billion. With such audacious ambition and a penchant for showmanship, Arguello has[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Features, The Guide
FUNT: You May Say I’m a Dreamer

FUNT: You May Say I’m a Dreamer

When I was a high school senior applying to Georgetown, I spoke with an alumnus who explained that, decades ago, seemingly half of the students on campus aspired to be president of the United States. Nearly four years later, I can’t identify a single student on one of the most politically passionate campuses[Read More…]

by January 24, 2014 0 comments Opinion

In Hunt for Jobs, Every Point Counts

It’s fall again, and for the McDonough School of Business, that means recruiting season. During the fall, it becomes easy to forget that you’re in the political center of the free world. That is because Wall Street descends on Georgetown. The “Big Four” accounting firms and the “Bulge Bracket” investment[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments Business
Back From Boot Camp

Back From Boot Camp

“I spent the summer working on Wall Street” likely conjures images of posh offices, nights out in the city and weekend getaways with the bosses. Yet while the pay is good and prospects of full-time employment are enticing, interning on Wall Street is no vacation. Zach Zimmerman (MSB ’14) — who[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments Business