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advice on choosing which MRED **(posting for my significant other) I have a good problem - I was accepted to MREDs at Columbia, MIT (with a 70% tuition scholarship/workstudy), and Cornell. I would like to know how these programs differ and how they are perceived, broadly. Also I am a foreign student, who has struggled... 2 months 1 week
advice on choosing which MRED (posting for my significant other) I have a good problem - I was accepted to MREDs at Columbia, MIT (with a 70% tuition scholarship/workstudy), and Cornell. I would like to know how these programs differ and how they are perceived, broadly. Also I am a foreign student, who has struggled... 2 months 1 week
advice on picking MRED (posting for my significant other) I have a good problem - I was accepted to MREDs at Columbia, MIT (with a 70% tuition scholarship/workstudy), and Cornell. I would like to know how these programs differ and how they are perceived, broadly. Also I am a foreign student, who has struggled... 2 months 1 week
Alvarez + MarsalHi, does anyone have an impression of Alvarez + Marsal? Are they fairly well known and respected in the USA? And what are the exit opportunities? 2 years 3 months
How is INSEAD viewed inside the US? My significant other is getting an INSEAD MBA. Is this a problem if at some point we move back to USA? Is the INSEAD program regarded highly in the USA? I don't believe there's much of an alumni base in US, but I could be wrong.... 2 years 4 months
Is the WSO job board worth the $? Is the WSO job board worth the $? I haven't bought in yet. It's not expensive - I just want to know if others have found it worth the money. 2 years 6 months
request advice - non-traditional PE overseas to...Hi, I request advice plz. I am older (35) and have been somewhat shut out of the industry. I was in a great post MBA program at a mid-market i-bank which rotated us through PE and IBD. I was given what I thought was a once-in-a-lifetime-offer to join an up-and-coming PE shop, and I jumped at... 2 years 6 months

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MIT vs USC with design background(posting on behalf of my sig-o) Hi, I've a somewhat happy but challenging problem, and I wanted to get the forum's thoughts. I have been admitted to Columbia MRED, MIT MRED with 64% tuition scholarship, and Cornell MRED. I'm still waiting on USC. This is good news - but making a choice is hard... 2 months 1 week
Personal Investing: 4 Reasons Why 3 Funds Are All...ok, so has anyone run regressions to check variance and covariance on a series of 3 such funds - and see which give the most favorable mix? if we're going to trust our $ to a thesis we need to test it. 1 year 7 months
AMA - MM PE Vice President - Big 10 Undergrad -...hi, so my situation is a bit different. I've been in PE (top tier firm) for 5 years. BUT it was all overseas. My US network is zero (trying to connect in thru my b-school network but it is difficult). I'm not able to get much credit in US for working in PE overseas despite the firm's great... 1 year 8 months
Strange...tons of interviews and no job yet...[quote=Sunbeam]The financial job markets in the West are pretty much saturated unless you want to work in a glorified boiler room. My sister with an MBA from Miami University spent 7 months looking for job in America, and another 2 months in the U.K. She finally came to visit me win China (I have... 1 year 9 months
Jobs That Travel Back and Forth Between U.S. and...[quote=DaisukiDaYo]Hi all, Wanted to see if anyone had any idea of the kind of jobs that would fall in this category. So basically, either lots of travel or travel to and from the U.S. and Asia. Only thing that comes to mind for me is consulting. Also, any insight into headhunters/firms that... 1 year 10 months
U.S. PE Associate ==> Asia PE[quote=jajaja]I guess firms? actually the type of position i am thinking about would be not so much for China PE investing, but rather Chinese PE fims doing outbound investing in US/Europe. The friend i'm asking this for is Chinese but has been working in PE in the west, and now is wondering about... 1 year 10 months
U.S. PE Associate ==> Asia PE[quote=danoob] F. Ro Jo: If it's Bahasa you're golden... Hi F. Ro Jo, my first post here in this forum. Can you please elaborate on this? I am really interested. Cheers[/quote] there's been a lot of economic growth in Indo, and to a lesser extent, Malaysia. Hence Bahasa (yes i know there... 1 year 10 months
Singapore or HK?[quote=polusfaith] boredviewer: How good is your mandarin? In HK for IBD stuff, you pretty much need almost native level mandarin to work on deals(not all but many). Not to mention many mainland students already have connections in China which is why they are massively preferred. Then there's... 1 year 10 months
Would you give up the money for a better...what about balance? I think after you work 5 (or 5.5) days a week, and past 12 hours per day, those extra hours better be well compensated for. 2 years 1 week
Google Is Just Killing It[quote=DCDepository] Edmundo Braverman: DCDepository: Edmundo Braverman: ^^^ This is what cracks me up about Apple devotees. This actually happened to me in my office this morning. A woman came in to make a pitch worth a pretty decent chunk of business to her. Rather than bring her laptop,... 2 years 1 week