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Site Broken? Chrome? Mac?I'm not sure if its the site, chrome, mac, or some combination thereof, but the site has been pretty messed as of late. What is the cause of this and is there a fix? 2 years 1 month
Anyone Been to the Dominican Republic?Has anyone been to the Dominican Republic. I was thinking of going down there for a week or two in May. Any recommendations? 2 years 3 months
Mars and Co MBA InterviewHas anyone interviewed/worked at Mars and Co or know anyone that has and can shed some light on the experience. Finding info is impossible and I might have a final round coming up soon. I just have no idea what to expect from the case. For example, BCG/Bain cases are driven by the interviewee where... 2 years 5 months
Iphone Apps to Practice Case (Math) Interviews?Does anyone have recommendations on iphone apps to practice mental math for case interviewing? I know I've seen stuff online in the past but can't find them now. Thanks. 2 years 8 months
Flow of Funds QuestionI have some questions on how funds are structured to pay out LPs and GPs. I also posted this in PE forum bought thought some Hedge Fund guys might have insight as well. 1. Do preferred rates pay off total invested capital or off total invested capital less the placement fee. For example, if... 4 years 1 month
Flow of Funds QuestionI have some questions on how funds are structured to pay out LPs and GPs. 1. Do preferred rates pay off total invested capital or off total invested capital less the placement fee. For example, if there is a 5% placement fee on a 1 million dollar investment, does the preferred rates pay off... 4 years 1 month
Peru Elections: A Case Study in Emerging Market...I have been living in Peru for the past two years and have been able to learn so much about the country, culture and economy - there is so much more to Peru than Machu Picchu. Unbeknownst to me, and probalby most for that matter, is that Peru has had a white hot economy for the past decade. Its... 4 years 1 month
Bschool: Loans vs. SavingsI did a search and couldn't really find any good discussions on this topic. But for those that are applying and those that have completed an MBA how do you/did you pay for school. Did you dip into personal savings or only use loans. I have about 1/3 of the cost all in saved up but don't know... 4 years 6 months
Thoughts on NYU Stern - For those the knowWanted to see what people in the know thought about NYU. I have applied to Columbia, Wharton, Kellogg and Duke and was thinking about doing a last minute NYU application (basically all of my essays will crossover). How is NYU perceived. Is it basically considered the school that Columbia kids... 4 years 6 months
What's going on at Columbia?This is too funny and pretty damn sad. Apparently first year wannabe bankers at Columbia need to be told about personal hygiene and how to dress. http://dealbreaker.com/2010/10/columbia-reminds-b-school-students-to-brush-teeth-remove-tacky-cufflinks-before-interfacing-with-potential-employers/ 4 years 9 months

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Good write up. To add an element of trading...Good write up. To add an element of trading dynamics to your write up is the issue of how thinly traded a particular equity/credit can be. There are a lot of neglected/distressed companies, particularly in the middle market, that for a variety of factors - no analyst coverage, limited float, no... 2 days 20 hours
That's pretty funny. SB. That's pretty funny. SB. 3 weeks 7 hours
Calm down young grass hopper. I didn't say...Calm down young grass hopper. I didn't say bschool is fluff nor did I impugn his motives and character. I merely, and accurately, pointed out that there was a lot of fluff that was pumping the ole HBS tires in what was written. Also, I acknowledged there was some good points. HBS kids are... 3 weeks 1 day
No worries dude. Good luck on your company. No worries dude. Good luck on your company. 3 weeks 2 days
mcbites: rarely do you get the chance to...[quote=mcbites] rarely do you get the chance to observe 180 teams of top-performing students solving real-world problems.[/quote] ^ why people hate on HBS If you remove all the self propagating fluff there a a couple of decent points. 3 weeks 2 days
While a good thematic write up, based on what you...While a good thematic write up, based on what you outlined I'm not sure if your specific deal is so outlandish. You comped to a going private transaction yet still gave it a 30% liquidity discount - doesn't make sense. There are also so many possibilities that I can think of that would warrant a... 3 weeks 5 days
Exactly...so when you don't get what you want you...Exactly...so when you don't get what you want you don't know how to respond and sometimes do crazy shit. 1 month 16 hours
I used to not understand the MBA route. However,...I used to not understand the MBA route. However, after thinking about it over the years, my guess is that to a degree its that the MBA expands you network dramatically, which can lead to way more sourcing opportunities. You get access to an MBA class size of 500+, plus the 500+ a year above and a... 1 month 6 days
It's honestly impossible to answer this question...It's honestly impossible to answer this question without knowing your firm, your role, etc. That said, let's say you are in a situation where you actually have some leverage - i.e. good relationships on the street, source some of your own ideas, vocal/respected in meetings, push through ideas... 1 month 1 week
What changes did you make and what differences do...What changes did you make and what differences do you notice in behavior. Recommendations? 1 month 2 weeks