Aleksey Vayner is a Yale University student who in October , applied for a job with UBS AG. He sent a video resume titled “Impossible is Nothing”. Aleksey Vayner, the Yale graduate who garnered the Internet’s mistrust for a video résumé he made called “Impossible is Nothing,” died on. 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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Get the latest career advice and insight from eFinancialCareers straight to your inbox. 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. In it, Vayner discusses his video resume and seems vajner accept that his unwelcomed fame is simply a part of who he is.

On January 25th, the techno-culture blog Motherboard [20] published an article about Vayner’s death, and included a screenshot of a cryptic post submitted to Vayner’s Facebook wall, which said “Do not, anyone, sell this idiot ANY pills!

According to the article, a spokesman from the New York City Medical Examiner confirmed the record of a year-old man matching Vayner’s description under the name “Alex Stone,” although the cause of his death has yet to be determined.

Vayner began sending cease-and-desist letters to websites hosting his video resume, including YouTube, IvyGate and several other blogs as well as Alekksey for their involvement with disseminating the video. Interspliced with the interview are clips of Vayner performing various feats, including bench pressing, skiing, playing tennis, ballroom dancing, and karate-chopping a stack of bricks. This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat One blog, IvyGatebecame famous due to its disputes with Vayner.


Impossible Is Nothing (video résumé)

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. Using a considerable amount of business jargon, Vayner praises himself and shares his various insights on success, talent, and overcoming adversity.

Vayner appeared in Winnebago Mana documentary about Jack Rebney, whose profanity-laced outtakes from a Winnebago vsyner film also became an internet meme. Archived from the original on 6 June Deutsche Bank has got rid of Casey Talbot, head of credit sales for America, and some others. The Daily Mail said the cause of death remains unclear but that he may have died of a heart attack following a drug overdose.

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Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Captain Blubber. The video opens with an apparently scripted interview between Vayner and an offscreen voice, which consists of a single question, to which Vayner gives a lengthy response. A relative later said he had been told Vayner apparently had a heart attack after taking medicine of some kind. Archived from the original on 11 July Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by jronka.

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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 Legal threats by Vayner against UBS, YouTube, and various blogs did not slow its progress, only providing further fodder, subject to the Internet Streisand effect.

These include several classic meme features: Older brains actually become full-up. This article’s lead section does not adequately summarize key resumd of its contents. In further investigating the incident, IvyGate learned and published [4] that:.


Other investigating publications learned that Vayner has variously claimed the following [1]. We see that resune using an ad-blocker!

The Internet meme surrounding “Impossible Is Nothing” spread in typical fashion: Please click the verification link in your email to activate your newsletter subscription. Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Brad.

Vayner’s video begins with Vayner asking the rhetorical question “How do some people like yourself become very proficient aeksey their field much faster than most?

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You must login or signup first! It’s and Deutsche Bank would like everyone to calm down. New Sky Capital, woman owned hedge fund, has hired two people. Nomura is thinking of closing its London-based prop trading business. Vayner did not receive a job alekset from UBS or any other bank, so he took a leave of absence from Yale. Within six years, the video received over 2. Jan 24, at Super Smash Brothers Ultimate.

Aleksey Vayner discusses Impo 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 discuss this issue on the article’s talk page.

New York Daily News25 January By the end of the month, Vayner had become a viral video celebrity, though he was rather displeased with fame that he didn’t ask for.