| Bain's Global PE Report 2014Thought some of you might find this interesting:
# of deals: Down (though 2012 was inflated due to cap gains tax changes)
# of exits: Up
fundraising: Way up|| 2 years 1 month|
| Alibaba Hiring Strategy - Hungry Kids from 2nd...Thought WSO might find this interesting. The following is from a Slate article about the upcoming Alibaba Group IPO.
The building of the helmsman’s [Alibaba founder and CEO Jack Ma] loyal army started with recruiting. In its early days, Alibaba preferred to hire fresh grads from second...|| 2 years 5 months|
| Interview with duffmt6, 2nd Year IBD Analyst, (...Below is the second and final part of an interview with WSO Certified User and 2nd year banking analyst 'duffmt6'. Interview conducted by Asatar. See Part 1 Here.
3) Could you describe a typical day on the job?
There isn't really a typical day on the job, but I'll take you through my...|| 3 years 2 months|
| Interivew with duffmt6, 2nd Year IBD Analyst,...Below is the first installment of an interview with WSO Certified User and 2nd year banking analyst 'duffmt6'. Interview conducted by Asatar.
SEE PART 2
1) What is your background and how did you get into investment banking?
I graduated from a top 25-30ish school in 2010 in a quantitative...|| 3 years 2 months|
| Americans Tend To Report Longer Working Hours (...Thought some of you might find this interesting. I catch myself doing this occasionally, usually when trying to justify laziness on the weekend.
Here is the article.
[quote]People are not very good at estimating how many hours they work, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics...|| 3 years 6 months|
| Poor UBSThey just can't catch a break:
Brazilian banking star André Esteves is ready to samba like it’s 1999. BTG Pactual’s boss and part-owner has just signaled his...|| 4 years 1 month|
| Probably my favorite David Brooks column everhttp://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/28/opinion/brooks-the-possum-republicans.html?hp
These days the fight is between the protesters and the professionals. The grass-roots protesters in the Tea Party and elsewhere have certain policy ideas, but they are not that different from the...|| 4 years 2 months|
| 5 Reasons You Should Never Brag on the InternetThought this was particularly relevant on a website such as this:
1. Because no one will believe you.
2. Because you probably haven't done anything that important
3. Because someone reading is way better than you
4....|| 4 years 2 months|
| Buddy Roemer Goes Third PartyBuddy Roemer is competing for The Reform Party nomination. Never understood why he didn't get a fair shake at the fiasco that is the Republican primaries.
[quote=Slate]It was only seven short weeks ago when Charlie Pierce and I stood in the breakfast nook of the Manchester, N.H. Radisson and...|| 4 years 2 months|
| Looking for advice on boutique offerStart in March. Thanks to everyone for the advice.|| 4 years 2 months|