With his name and image appearing on the “Today” show, in The New York Post and all over the Web site Gawker, Aleksey Vayner may be the. Aleksey Vayner, the Yale graduate who garnered the Internet’s video may have been the “world’s greatest” resume, quipped Ben McGrath at. The Yale student who catapulted to Internet infamy with a disastrous video resume he sent to a prospective employer has reportedly died at his.

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The video was posted on various blogsthen YouTubewhere it became an immense viral Internet phenomenon. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

However, Vayner’s attempt to take down his videos quickly became compromised as a result of the Streisand Effect and only fueled the online interest in the video.

We’ve written a few times about Aleksey Vayner, the former Yale University student who became notorious for his outlandish self-promotional and yet seemingly non-ironic video resume in After the first phase of popularity, blog posters and others began adding their own fanciful contributions to Vayner’s legend. No thanks, take me back to the meme zone! Like us on Facebook! Archived from the original on 6 June Internet humor Internet memes works.

Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Don. Goldman Sachs banker becomes college rugby coach. Vayner did not receive a job offer from UBS or any other bank, so he took a leave of absence from Yale. Please click the verification link in your email to activate your newsletter subscription.

In it, Vayner discusses his video resume and seems to accept that his unwelcomed fame is simply a part of who he is. Know Your Meme is an advertising supported site and we noticed that you’re using an ad-blocking solution.

By the end of the month, Vayner had become a vaner video celebrity, though he was rather displeased with fame that he didn’t ask for. One blog, IvyGatebecame famous due to its disputes with Vayner.


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We see that you’re using an ad-blocker! The Internet meme surrounding “Impossible Is Nothing” spread in typical fashion: Retrieved from ” https: A relative later said he had been told Vayner apparently had a heart attack after taking medicine of some kind.

New York Daily News25 January Vayner changed his name to Alex Stone in Apriland yesterday it was reported that he had passed away. These include several classic meme features: Deutsche Bank has got rid of Casey Talbot, head of credit sales for America, and some others. On December 20th, YouTuber maplestreet uploaded a video titled “Impossible is the Opposite of Possible,” in which actor Michael Cera parodies Vayner’s video resume shown below, right.

This guy is nothing then? Archived from the original on 9 January In the years after graduating from Yale, Vayner’s LinkedIn profile suggests he spent six months contracting at Morgan Stanley but didn’t achieve another position at a major investment bank.

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Ex-bankers don’t do well as tech entrepreneurs. Other investigating publications learned that Vayner has variously claimed the following [1]. The theory that will take artificial intelligence to the trading floor Morning Coffee: Highly amused by Vayner’s over-the-top video resume, an employee at the bank forwarded his application to other investment banks, including Lehman Brothers, Goldman Sachs, J. Please click the verification link in your email to activate your newsletter subscription Click here to manage your subscriptions.

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Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Captain Blubber. Unfortunately, Vayner’s video resume backfired, serving only to make him a laughing stock. Click here to manage your subscriptions.

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On November 3rd, YouTuber vlogolution uploaded a parody video titled “Impossible is Nothing Spoof” shown below, leftwhich received over 45, views within the next six years.


It also revealed that Vayner had legally changed his name to “Alex Stone” in Aprilsome time after relocating to New York. Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Brad. Nomura is thinking of closing its London-based prop trading business.

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Impossible Is Nothing (video résumé)

Legal threats by Alesey against UBS, YouTube, and various blogs did not slow its progress, only providing further fodder, subject to the Internet Streisand effect. Vayner’s video begins with Vayner asking the vaynwr question “How do some people like yourself become very proficient in their field much faster than most? By using this site, you are agreeing by the site’s terms of use and privacy policy and DMCA policy.

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Older brains actually become full-up. Based on an e-mail circulating among his friends and Yale alumni circles, a memorial service is scheduled be held on Saturday, January 26th in New York. Vayner began sending cease-and-desist letters to websites hosting his video resume, including YouTube, IvyGate and several other blogs as well as UBS for their involvement with disseminating the video. The video opens with an apparently scripted interview between Vayner and an offscreen ale,sey, which consists of a single question, to which Vayner gives a apeksey response.

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