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Hotel Meeting Spots?Does anyone have recommendations of hotels or lounges in midtown east that are good for meetings of 3-4 people? Doesn't need to be private rooms, but somewhere to sit and grab a drink where it's not too loud and you can have some privacy (as opposed to meeting at a Starbucks). Thanks. 2 1 year 6 months
Secondary PE ModelingI have a 2nd round interview coming up with a secondary PE fund. They do mostly LP secondaries of funds that are majority invested. I'm still trying to understand exactly how they value these LP interests. In the round 1 interview, they told me that they do a bottoms up analysis on the... 30 3 years 3 weeks
Corporate Strategy at a BBHey guys. Currently a 3rd year analyst at a BB and have an upcoming interview for a corporate strategy/development role at another global investment bank. This is a unique role in that it is working with a small team (partly in NYC, partly in Europe) on the company's overall long-term strategy. Job... 5 3 years 3 months
Business Development Compensation?I got a semi-offer from HR for a business development analyst role at a large financial services / tech firm in NYC. The HR contact basically asked me what compensation I am expecting in order to accept the role. I only said what my recent compensation at banking is and that I expect the offer to... 7 3 years 5 months
LBO - Seller's Note?Just took an LBO modeling exam for an interview and had a question. Part of the financing was a seller's note at 0.5x leverage (in addition to a revolver and term loan). I was fine with setting up the sources and uses, but was not sure how the seller's note gets treated in the debt calcs and IRR... 1 3 years 9 months
Summer Vacation?I'm looking to take off 10-14 days for vacation in late July / early August with a friend of mine. I've already traveled Western Europe and not looking to go too far like Asia. I'm considering Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, and/or Colombia. Does anyone have any suggestions or recommendations? Other... 50 3 years 10 months
Custom Suit DealThere's a deal on Groupon similar to the Indochino deal that was posted here a few weeks ago. It's for a custom suit and shirt from Knot Standard. Anyone heard anything about these? Seems like a good deal. http://www.groupon.com/deals/knot-standard-6?c=dnb&p=1 12 3 years 12 months
Bottom I-Banking Gigs--Strictly Exit Opps to...Ok-- so I know that people here are not into ranking the various Wall St banks in regards to overall prestige, but this is a little different. I think a lot of people might find it useful to know how *INDIVIDUAL* groups stack up against one another when it comes to *STRICTLY* getting absolutely... 8 4 years 1 month
GCP Capital PartnersAnyone know anything about this firm? They are a spinoff of Greenhill Capital Partners. http://www.gcpcapital.com/us-home 1 4 years 1 month
SolarCity - Structured Finance Analyst?Got a call from a recruiter about this job. What do you guys think of doing this post 2 years in banking, in terms of opportunities to PE or top B-School afterwards? Is this a decent gig or doesn't compare to PE / HF / Corp Dev? Long-term goal is PE or HF but opportunities currently seem bleak for... 3 4 years 2 months

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I'd get an Omega Speedmaster Pro for around that...I'd get an Omega Speedmaster Pro for around that price. 128 2 months 3 weeks
Banker88: What's that British watch company...[quote=Banker88]What's that British watch company that makes pretty nice watches starting at the ~$300 range? I can't remember.[/quote] Christopher Ward is what I was looking for. What do you guys think of the brand? http://www.christopherward.co.uk/men.html 128 2 months 3 weeks
What's that British watch company that makes...What's that British watch company that makes pretty nice watches starting at the ~$300 range? I can't remember. 128 2 months 3 weeks
Nah bro, I always wear my Costco brand socks....Nah bro, I always wear my Costco brand socks. Just want an opinion on the watches. 128 2 months 3 weeks
Alright I've decided to buy a watch cause I don't...Alright I've decided to buy a watch cause I don't have a dress one, and I may as well for interviews. I like the classic simple look with a leather strap (no heavy chronographs), and am deciding between these three. Opinions please? http://www.amazon.com/Bulova-Black-Tortoise-Leather-97B13/dp/... 128 2 months 3 weeks
What do you guys think of these watches? Not...What do you guys think of these watches? Not looking for anything flashy, just a decently nice watch to wear for interviews. And I don't want a fugly Swatch or Fossil. http://www.amazon.com/Skagen-Two-Tone-Bracelet-Watch-233LGSC/dp/B0000C9ZBQ/ref=pd_sbs_watch_3 http://www.amazon.com/ESQ-Movado-... 128 2 months 3 weeks
bigmonkey31: u should either get A) a nice ass...[quote=bigmonkey31]u should either get A) a nice ass watch or B) a standard digital watch don't try to do anything in between. looks douche-ey.[/quote] Also only drive either a Toyota Yaris or a Rolls Royce Phantom. Don't try to drive anything in between. Looks douch-ey. 128 2 months 3 weeks
Looking for a nice simple watch <$150. What do...Looking for a nice simple watch 128 2 months 3 weeks
holy fuck.holy fuck. 157 3 months 2 days
The Raging Bull: navy suits are ugly...I have...[quote=The Raging Bull]navy suits are ugly...I have gone on mulitple interviews with a black 3 button w/ a suddle pinstripe [/quote] hate to be the grammar police, but fyi its spelled subtle. 157 3 months 2 days
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