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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Vayner appeared in Winnebago Mana documentary about Jack Rebney, whose profanity-laced outtakes from a Winnebago industrial film also became an internet meme. You must login or signup first!

Aleksey Vayner discusses Impo Popular job sectors Popular job sectors Loading 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. Please click the verification link in your email to activate your newsletter subscription.

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. In this resume, still visible here, Vayner engaged in everything from bench presses to ballroom dancing, tennis and skiing, all in a quest to get a job in an investment bank UBS specifically. 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.


The Internet meme surrounding “Impossible Is Nothing” spread in typical fashion: When Vayner emailed a cease-and-desist letter demanding that IvyGate remove “Impossible is Nothing” links from its website, the blog instead published the threat and taunted Vayner to sue them. Please discuss this issue on the article’s talk page. No thanks, take me back to the meme zone!

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Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by Captain Blubber. According to the article, a spokesman from the New Vwyner 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. There was an error with your request.

Press ‘i’ to view the image gallery’v’ to view the video galleryor ‘r’ to view a random entry. After the first phase of popularity, blog posters and others began adding their own fanciful contributions to Vayner’s legend.

Jan 24, at Archived from the original on 6 June Other investigating publications learned that Vayner has variously claimed the following [1]. 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. On January 23rd,IvyGate published an article reporting that Vayner had died on the morning of January 19th at his residence in Zleksey, New York.

Vayner changed his name to Alex Stone in Apriland yesterday it was reported that he had passed away. It also revealed that Vayner had legally changed his name to “Alex Stone” in Vsynersome time after relocating to New York. Archived from the original on 3 June Nomura is thinking of closing its London-based prop trading business.


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Impossible Is Nothing (video résumé)

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 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.

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. Amused by Vayner’s apparent pufferyan unknown member of UBS staff aleksej his application materials to other investment banks. The alekseyy that will take artificial intelligence to the trading floor Morning Coffee: Retrieved from ” https: Impossible is Nothing Uploaded by jronka.

Interspliced with the interview are clips of Vayner performing various feats, including bench pressing, skiing, playing tennis, ballroom alrksey, and karate-chopping a stack of bricks. One blog, IvyGatebecame famous due to its disputes with Vayner.

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