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Nick Colas

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Writes for Roadmap to Wall Street

Daily Note: 3 Lessons From Facebook’s Drop

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Daily Note: Crypto Currency Survey Results

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Daily Note: Tech: Bigger Is Much, Much Better

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Episode 9: Finding a Mentor

Here are my thoughts on real-world mentorship

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Daily Note: Things That Don’t Pay: College and Part Time Work

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Daily Note: Woody Allen and Crypto Currencies

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Episode 8: Analyze Industries/Companies Like a Pro

The Porter Model outlines five forces that shape the nature of competition in any industry and helps inform how companies should plan their business strategies.

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Daily Note: How CEOs Really Spend Their Days

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Daily Note: Disruption and Emerging Markets Investing

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Daily Note: Can You Name Facebook’s Largest Market?

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Episode 7: Disruption on Wall Street, Part 2

No shortcuts this week – you need to read Episode 6 to understand this one. The one exception: if you’ve studied Clayton Christensen’s paradigm of “Innovative disruption”. If so, have at it…

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Daily Note: Marijuana: Coming to a Store Near You!

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Daily Note: Trade & the 1%

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Episode 6 - Disruption on Wall Street, Part 1

Rule number one of picking the right first job is to focus on good companies in growth businesses where you have something to offer.

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Daily Note: Eek! A Mouse…

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Daily Note: How ETFs are Disrupting Small Cap US Stocks

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Episode 5 - What About Bad Grades?

If your grades are good and you went to a great school, no problem; if your grades leave something to be desired and/or you didn’t attend a Top 20 college/university, here’s what you do

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Daily Note: Scraping AI/Social Media ETFs for Ideas

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Daily Note: The Weirdest Thing About EU Labor Markets

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Daily Note: Going to School on Europe’s Real Problem

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Episode 4 - What Kind of Finance Job is Right for Me?

Breaking down the industry by job

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Daily Note: Dividends Are More Important Than Buybacks

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Daily Note: Q2’s Best and Worst ETF Investment Themes

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Episode 3 – Interview Cheat Sheet (June 2018)

Every month we provide a summary of what’s going on in global economies and capital markets. This isn’t meant to replace your own work keeping up on these topics, of course. We just want to make sure you’re covering all the bases…

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Daily Note: What We Tell Aspiring Finance Professionals

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Daily Note: JOLTing Tech Employee Burnout

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Episode 2 - A Cold Dose of Reality, Part 2

The second episode in our weekly series on landing a job on Wall Street and navigating it once you get there

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Episode 1 - A Cold Dose of Reality, Part 1

The first episode in our weekly series on landing a job on Wall Street and navigating it once you get there

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Daily Note: Bitcoin Update: Going Nowhere Fast

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Daily Note: No, ETFs Won’t Blow Up The World

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Daily Note: Crowdfunding As Leading Tech Indicator

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