| Why did PE and VC get wrapped together?PE and VC, while in theory similar, operate under a completely separate set of rules. I liked having them separate...|| 2 weeks 5 days|
| All nighters lead to brain damage?If I had known this, I may have taken a different career path back in the day.
http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/19/health/sleep-loss-brain-damage/index.html?hpt=hp_t2|| 1 year 10 months|
| Exit Ops - The End of The Show IITo echo the post from Tier2Sta, I also handed in my resignation today after nearly 10 years in finance, primarily in IB, at both the BB and boutique level.
I don't have quite the negative view that he does. There have been many times over the years that my job has absolutely sucked, but it has...|| 3 years 9 months|
| Econ Data - The Most Important Graphs of 2011This is a great set of graphs and data from The Atlantic:
I found the charts relating to taxes and government spending to be particularly interesting, and there were some trends that I wouldn't have necessarily expected, particularly that low marginal tax rates don't create jobs (...|| 4 years 2 weeks|
| Board of Directors as a bankerDoes anyone here have experience serving on a BOD while working as a banker? Is this common?
I have recently been approached by a company, and they want me to serve on their board. I could see some potential conflicts of interest arising as the boutique I work for is active in the company's...|| 4 years 2 months|
| Effective DeflationI've been thinking about the new $15/month charge from Citi for not maintaining your checking account at an amount greater than $6k (most people can't). Given that they are only paying .01% on checking right now, which is|| 4 years 4 months|
| How to get mid-level Corp Dev Jobs from IBAnyone here have experience interviewing for mid-level corporate development jobs in tech (Sr Manager, Director, etc.) coming straight from IB?
I am aware of a couple of interesting opportunities. I have connections to the groups, and I have been talking back and forth with people in each of...|| 4 years 5 months|
| Pagemill PartnersHas anyone on here done any work with Pagemill Partners and care to share their view of the firm, it's people?|| 4 years 7 months|