| Mad Men Series FinaleAnyone catch the series finale of Mad Men? Thoughts?
I was a bit underwhelmed. The last two episodes, especially the penultimate episode, were strong... this one, not so much. There was closure for most of the other characters, but Don's was a bit of a question mark.|| 8 months 3 weeks|
| Grant Hill Post-NBA Role in FinanceI came across this article about Grant Hill's post-NBA career on Bloomberg (link was on Dealbreaker). It's a pretty interesting read (albeit one that feels a bit like a glowing rec letter). In case anyone missed it: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-05/grant-hill-s-wall-street-whirlpool-chats-...|| 2 years 2 months|
| Cold Email / Message Networking - LinkedIn...Hi All,
I did a search and there were similar posts, but it didn't quite answer my question for my case, so maybe you guys can provide some input.
A firm opened up a regional office, and the head guy shares a number of linkedin connections as me (e.g., my old bosses, some connections I made...|| 2 years 5 months|
| Teens dress as Batman to catch pedophilesI remember reading about how there's a group of "superheroes" acting as vigilante crime fighters somewhere in US (I think Seattle?) and just came across this. Canadian teens trolling pedos in BC (British Columbia)
http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/movie-news/the-best-of-to-troll-a-predator-by-...|| 4 years 2 months|
| Flesh eating cocaine and some crazy drug in RussiaJust an interesting read...
So there's been news reports of tainted cocaine that has caused necrosis in users in the US. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2006653/Cocaine-streets-New-York-L-A-cut-animal-deworm-drug-cause-skin-ROT.html
http://www.businessinsider.com/robert-johnson-more-...|| 4 years 7 months|
| Evercore Hong Kong - Details and team?Does anyone know anything about Evercore Hong Kong? Who runs the team, size of team so far, etc? I know they only recently started an office there, but that's all I know...|| 4 years 8 months|
| Search - allow for subcategory classificationsI'm not sure if this has been brought up, but I find the search results difficult to navigate through when a topic is popular. For example, I'm sure if someone wanted to read up about 'Goldman SSG' or 'bonus numbers' or 'banking salaries' they'll get a ton of results, but they might have to look...|| 4 years 9 months|
| Tom Gores of Platinum Equity buying Detroit...http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2011/04/14/the-detroit-pistons-new-private-equity-driver/
Not your typical PE acquisition...
Thoughts?|| 4 years 9 months|
| Follow up advice on PE firm - Any way to turn my...I recently interviewed with a PE firm. I did really well in 1st round - got along with the associates, got all their fit, technical and theoretical questions. Got called to set up a second interview the next day and a few days later did second round with director-levels.
Second round didn't go...|| 4 years 11 months|
| PE Interview prep (for next wk) - The "what...So I managed to get an interview with a PE firm for next week, and I'm hoping to fit in some interview prep this weekend.
In past interviews, I think where I'm weak is answering theoretical questions like "If given company X, Y and Z, how would you go about comparing them" or things like "what...|| 4 years 11 months|