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by Kaas
March 12th, 2009, 3:13 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Trader at market maker to boost credentials?
Replies: 17
Views: 44565

Trader at market maker to boost credentials?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: kiwimanI'll be finishing a PhD in theoretical physics by Q4 this year and am keen to become a quant. Obviously my hopes are not high right now so I'm mulling over other options. I have two postdoc offers but I'm quite resolute that an academic career is not for me and I...
by Kaas
February 13th, 2009, 8:30 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 5018
Views: 425862

UK going to the dogs

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: WilfridQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperWilders to flout UK entry banQuoteMr Wilders had been invited to show his film Fitna at the British upper house of parl...
by Kaas
December 8th, 2008, 12:48 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Netherlands, Land of Erasmus and Jan Akkerman
Replies: 29
Views: 50552

Netherlands, Land of Erasmus and Jan Akkerman

Soldaat van Oranje
by Kaas
September 23rd, 2008, 2:19 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Jobs in Amsterdam
Replies: 14
Views: 50504

Jobs in Amsterdam

QuoteOriginally posted by: albertmillsa can of diet coke costs the equivalent of about 3 dollarsYou need to shop at somewheer like albert heijn. Coke is much cheapr there. 3 usd is too much.
by Kaas
September 11th, 2008, 3:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Higgs boson - Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
Replies: 464
Views: 88974

Higgs boson - Large Hadron Collider (LHC)

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: TraderJoeQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: TraderJoe$10billion over twenty years or so is chicken feedok, then you can pay it instead of usThe cost of the LHC was split over many countries so the cost for you and me was about $1 each.if the co...
by Kaas
September 9th, 2008, 1:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: another smart move by mccain the over-achiever? if so, it's over.
Replies: 144
Views: 59326

another smart move by mccain the over-achiever? if so, it's over.

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: TraderJoeQuoteOriginally posted by: MaeloQuoteOriginally posted by: TraderJoeQuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3Michael Palin for president"Because apparently anyone can run the world these days". Like it a_lot.Because being VP/President of US is so easy..any moron can...
by Kaas
September 3rd, 2008, 9:33 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Profile Evaluation
Replies: 10
Views: 50630

Profile Evaluation

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: DominicConnorOr course it does not help your cause to have a 2:2 or 3, but they don't have an iron rule....and before you ask, I mean getting < 2:1 in the style adopted by countries formerly run by Britain.They have expressed to me no such filter on GPA, and look quite ...
by Kaas
September 1st, 2008, 9:02 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Interviews, Interviews, Interviews...
Replies: 28
Views: 53190

Interviews, Interviews, Interviews...

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: TraderJoeQuoteStatguy: MBA they teach you all the ideal world situationsNo they don't. They teach case studies of real companies - successes AND failures. You keep on stating your opinion as fact. This is rather concerning.They also teach *ideal world* situations in Org...
by Kaas
April 30th, 2008, 7:03 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Waar zijn de Amsterdamse Wilmottertjses?
Replies: 216
Views: 158107

Waar zijn de Amsterdamse Wilmottertjses?

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnHave a good day tomorrow, you crazeeee Dutch guys Queen's Day 30 AprilGelukkig Koninginnedag!
by Kaas
February 13th, 2008, 12:10 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: maths PhD to Quant job-programming?
Replies: 26
Views: 61584

maths PhD to Quant job-programming?

You're a big man, but you're in bad shape. With me it's a full time job. Now behave yourself.
by Kaas
February 8th, 2008, 8:16 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 5018
Views: 425862

UK going to the dogs

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaQuoteOriginally posted by: migalleyUK navy to end goat experimentsIs there no end to animal rights activists? Admiral Nelson will be turning in his grave."Now the MoD says there is no further need for the animal testing.""migalley wants to see goats suffer" ob...
by Kaas
January 14th, 2008, 8:24 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am
Replies: 874
Views: 159693

I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am

Eskimo Disco
by Kaas
August 22nd, 2007, 8:46 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Wireless Internet, sometimes it works and sometimes not
Replies: 20
Views: 70661

Wireless Internet, sometimes it works and sometimes not

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnI am having an annoying problem: wifi connection loses contact quite often, it would seem that my neighbour is the cause. Seeing that he is 7' tall I would then prefer to solve the problem in software.I thought you are judoka. Can you not smash him?
by Kaas
July 6th, 2007, 9:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am
Replies: 874
Views: 159693

I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am

more rod - sailing
by Kaas
July 1st, 2007, 9:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am
Replies: 874
Views: 159693

I'm a Punkrocker Yes I Am

Peggy Lee. He's a tramp
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