- What do you want/ not want to see out of a presentation for VC?
I am pitching a startup to venture capitalists in December. As a venture capitalist, what do you want to see in a presentation? What do you not want to see? ...
Forum topic - Marginal Benefit - Nov 21 2014 - 1:55pm - 6 comments
- Military Reservist + VC position?
Searched the forums, but found nothing... I'm interested in doing VC, but I've also had the itch to serve in the military. My family has a strong heritage of military tradition, and I considered the military my back-up if I didn't land in IB ...
Forum topic - Ventures - Nov 16 2014 - 6:05pm - 6 comments
- What can you do to "prove" your interest in VC?
What can you do to "prove" your interest in VC, in a career change stand point? When I say "prove" I mean a line on your resume. For example, you can take CFA level 1 exam if you're interested in AM or HF. ...
Forum topic - PARKER153 - Nov 3 2014 - 2:43am - 12 comments
- Current VC associate taking questions
I'm currently working as a pre-MBA associate at a leading Silicon Valley VC firm (nearly $1B in current AUM). Happy to take any questions about working as a VC associate, recruiting, etc. In terms of my background, I've worked in both business ...
Forum topic - VC_associate_13 - Oct 6 2013 - 10:47am - 114 comments
- Guide to Private Equity Careers & Venture Capital Careers
Guide - WallStreetOasis.com - Jul 9 2014 - 2:23pm
- Professional Designations – Less is More?
We’ve all seen that person on an e-mail signature listing out 6 professional designations following their name. You like to take exam. We get it. While you’re at it why don’t you should include H.S.D. for your high school diploma and that rock climbing ...
Forum topic - Nivo0o0 - Jul 16 2012 - 6:36am - 25 comments
- Where can I find some of the best discussions on venture capital?
Click here for our Venture Capital forums. It is where we discuss the industry as well as different firms and groups. These are a collection of some of the best discussions created for and replied to by members of the WSO community on the topic of venture ...
FAQ - Asatar - Jun 22 2013 - 11:16pm
- What Is Venture Capital (VC)?
Venture Capital (or VC) firms are similar to private equity firms in that they invest large amounts of money in companies in order to provide them with funding to enhance the target company. The idea is that the VC firm buys into the target company, ...
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- Where can I find a database of venture capital firms?
The Wall Street Oasis Company Database includes thousands of financial firms, including venture capital firms. This database allows you to filter and search by zip code, industry and keyword. Included in the database are thousands of compensation data ...
FAQ - Asatar - Sep 25 2012 - 12:52pm
- What should I read if I am interested in venture capital?
Welcome to the Wall Street Oasis Reading List for Venture Capital. Please email [email protected] if you think we should add in additional publications to our Recommended Reading. The Easy Reads section contains books meant to give a general idea ...
FAQ - Asatar - Sep 25 2012 - 12:53pm