- Why You Should Reject that Start-Up Job
I've always considered myself entrepreneurial at heart. Even since I've started my work in IB, I have continued to work on developing a few "back pocket" ideas that I'm excited about. Indeed, ever since I can remember, I have ...
Blog entry - NorthSider - Jan 3 2014 - 1:18pm - 55 comments
- How Tech Beat Wall Street
Mod note: Best of Eddie, this was originally posted on 1/15/13. In last Friday's Bonus Bananas one article stood out: it was the piece written by Bryan Goldberg entitled, " Young people are screwed… Here’s how to survive ". The WSO ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Aug 13 2013 - 7:45am - 33 comments
- Entrepreneurship and patent lawsuits
My original plan was to write a series about starting my eccomerce business; going through the process of finding a market, a product and funding. I still plan to do this, but I would like to talk about something that is far more pressing to me: IP ...
Forum topic - eokpar02 - May 25 2013 - 11:45am - 13 comments
- Stanford Technology Entrepreneurship- Anyone in this round?
Hey guys, Signed up for this course after @"Rhys da Vinci" posted here (http://www.wallstreetoasis.com/blog/the-complete-coward%E2%80%99s-guide-to-starting-a-company-part-1). I was *shocked* at the level of technical talent. My team of 10 ...
Forum topic - CuriousCharacter - Jul 21 2014 - 3:19am - 1 comment
- The Gamification of Recruiting
It could be said that recruiting for competitive jobs in business is a game. However, recruiting is a poorly designed game with blurred rules that doesn't necessarily award the best candidates all of the time. We have all long known about the ...
Blog entry - SANCHEZ - Jun 3 2012 - 11:33am - 5 comments
- VC, Start-Ups, and B-School
For the past 2 years I've been working for a small VC fund (just under a $100m) focused primarily on the payments industry. It was a great opportunity coming out of undergrad and I've had the opportunity to be involved in the entire deal ...
Forum topic - peventure - Jun 7 2010 - 9:52pm - 4 comments
- Leaving Vista for Startup?
I'm currently with one of Vista's portfolio companies and I'm thinking about starting my own consulting firm. Initially, I'd need to lean on current clients for revenue. While there are no non-compete issues or IP conflicts, I'm ...
Forum topic - entre2011 - Aug 21 2011 - 8:36pm - 1 comment
- Start-Ups and Cash Burn Analysis
I have a few questions related to the valuation/analysis of startups. I am rather green when it comes to startups and have only dealt with companies that are more established, so my questions may seem obvious to some with more transaction experience with ...
Forum topic - lakeshow32 - Oct 14 2009 - 4:26pm - 1 comment