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Working ConsultantsHello folks! I have been a lurker for awhile. Figure, I would start a topic. I was wondering if current consultants would provide their thoughts on the most critical/impactful skills, tools, frameworks, etc. that they most frequently use when working with clients? A little background. I am... 2 years 7 months


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Ask DickFuld May 2015What do you think about the guys at 3G and their management style (Welchesque, meritocracy, old school Goldmanesque, etc.) they seem very effective. 1 month 3 weeks
Is the user DickFuld for real?Dick, in all seriousness what did you do about the anxiety and depression of the collapse? Glad you're giving back. 1 year 1 month
POLL: BH's Next Investing Topic?5. And walk through your back of the envelope math to show how simple it can be. 1 year 3 months
Freindzone to Dating, how to transition?Do not tell her how you feel! If it's not there, it's not there. Spilling your feelings when there's no obvious attraction from her toward you will just freak her out. Any chick I was "friends" with I had previously banged or I could tell I could bang her whenever I wanted to. 1 year 3 months
The Benefits of DebtI like your example. With regard to a business, in my experience the consistency of cash flies should largely determine the amount of debt. If your cash flows are very cyclical and subject to large decreases you have to really watch much much leverage you use. I like John Malone's comments that... 1 year 3 months
Best Investing Books to Read?Read BlackHat's thread on ramping up on a company. He's a value / GARP investor in the vein of Buffett / Munger. As someone else noted, read Greenwald so you understand how to value companies and when to move from liquidation value to valuing and franchise. Greenwald's process is logical to me... 1 year 4 months
Going From IB to Starting a Business and Back -...[quote=InterestedinVC] [/quote] 1 year 4 months
School representation on Wall Street this year is...I studied MBB history, techniques, mindset, etc. pretty deep over the last few years to help me with analyzing my company. I learned a lot and think overall the concepts they use(d) are great; however, it seems they lost a lot of their value in the recent decade or more. That's just an observation... 1 year 4 months
Financial Basics for the Financially IlliterateNo doubt on that. What are your top personal finance to do's, what do you like to us high leverage on? 1 year 4 months
Financial Basics for the Financially IlliterateCan you provide details of your view and why you take this view? 1 year 4 months