+239 Q&A: VC Partner with 10+ years in the industry 111 1w
+120 This is the perfect time to go into VC 21 6mo
+98 Frustrated - Landing a VC Role.. 50 6mo
+61 Q&A: IB Analyst to Corporate Venture Capital Associate 18 3w
+55 Why do VCs love frauds so much? 21 10mo
+54 Startup founder, now what? Recruitment advice. 13 10mo
+46 There are way too many shitty VCs and joining one is a really bad idea 18 1mo
+45 Am I over optimistic about my VC future? 15 3mo
+45 Leaving VC at a Senior Level 13 1mo
+42 HIGH SCHOOLER WANTING TO GO INTO VC/COLLEGE ADVICE 20 7mo
+41 Long Term Success in VC? 11 4mo
+40 Those who did IB > VC, can you please explain your path a little? 22 11mo
+37 Preparing for Growth Equity interviews 12 6mo
+34 VC interview questions 13 3w
+33 IS VC A PEICE OF SH*T ? 17 3mo
+31 Career in VC 9 9mo
+31 Growth Equity Analyst vs. IB Analyst Programs 22 1mo
+30 Raising VC with Checked Past? 12 3mo
+29 Seed / Series A deal sourcing 15 14h
+28 Left banking for VC -> Advice on succeeding 11 9mo
+28 What’s the Best Path into VC? 11 1mo
+27 Approaching Touchpoints 2 7mo
+27 Tier 2/3 GE vs BB? 13 5mo
+26 Transitioning from Growth Equity to the Public Side 12 1mo
+25 Contacting VCs for my startup 11 5mo
+25 Question about Founder Role Post-Acquisition 3 5mo
+25 Breaking into VC from IB? 4 3mo
+24 Venture Scouts: Tell me what I have wrong 4 11mo
+24 VC case study question!! 12 1mo
+24 VC vs IB as a pathway to GE 8 5mo
+23 Why Sourcing/Network Building is important for Juniors 6 11mo
+23 Growth Equity Without Cold-calling 5 8mo
+22 Interesting Niches in VC Sector? 5 7mo
+22 What is considered a big/successful early-stage VC fund? 29 5mo
+22 Technical Knowledge / Analysis in VC Roles? 3 4mo
+21 Thoughts on Growth Equity roles out of undergrad? 6 6mo
+21 High school student interested in VC 12 3mo
+20 The Curious Interest of Venture Capitalist in the Demise of Startups 5 5mo
+20 Advice for 2nd year MBA looking for mid and late stage VC roles (series B-D strike zone) 5 4mo
+20 What is considered a Tier 1/2 VC fund? 8 1mo
+19 Left Lane Capital 16 12mo
+19 Miserable in IB, want to quit right now, can I recruit for VC while "unemployed"? 5 3d
+19 Growth Equity - Outlook/Routes in 7 5mo
+19 Any good read/listening material you'd recommend for our industry? 4 5mo
+19 OpenView Shut Down 3 2mo
+19 Growth Equity Analyst Salaries/comp 23 13h
+18 Silver Lake VC Investments 4 11mo
+18 Skills to develop in Software M&A IB to lateral to VC? 5 10mo
+18 Pay at VC firms 29 7mo
+18 CTO in a company being acquired. What to expect and how to maximize return 3 7mo
+18 Asking Startups Weird Questions in Diligence Calls 3 5mo
+18 Questions about liquidation pref 5 5mo
+18 Considering a move from PE to VC 8 4mo
+18 What does a founder need todo to raise VC money? 5 3mo
+18 Deferring IB to be CEO of VC Portco? Plz help 7 2mo
+18 VC Offer - What do I do? 1 3mo
+17 Growth Equity Analyst vs MBB Offer FT Offer 3 4w
+17 Different types of VC firms? 5 11mo
+17 Growth Equity 4 9mo
+17 VC Compensation?? 2 5mo
+17 Not liking SF. Growth Equity roles in NYC? 6 1w
+16 Pitchbook AI Disrupting GE/VC and GPT4 3 10mo
+16 Coatue Private Investment 6 6mo
+16 Tiger Global opens portfolio to bids in search of liquidity 8 8mo
+16 Going around the headhunter after not making it past the resume screen 10 5mo
+16 Salaries in VC/Accelerators outside the US 8 3mo
+15 SVB: VC's Freaking Out About Future VC Debt Financing 3 11mo
+15 Should I tell founders I'm not a check-writing decision maker at my part-time VC job? 2 10mo
+15 Life in VC and the future? 3 9mo
+15 IB --> Growth VC Exits 1 9mo
+15 Crypto Experience W/ Longterm Goal Of Going Into VC 2 9mo
+15 Venture Studios - Equity Incentive Structure 4 6mo
+15 Transition VC -> GE, 7 4mo
+15 Networking Advice for Breaking in from IB, Where to go from here? Help Appreciated 1 3mo
+15 NEA Fellowship Spring 2024 21 1mo
+15 Career path change from growth equity 6 1mo
+15 What am I doing wrong? 3 2d
+14 Start up valuation 4 9mo
+14 The Future of VC and Tech 4 10mo
+14 Size of VC - Career 10 6mo
+14 Boss wants to start a VC fund and has handed me (24M) huge level of power, is this a poisoned chalice or should I run with it? 4 3mo
+14 Growth Equity - How do Board Seats Work? 2 3mo
+13 Transition from private credit to VC 2 10mo
+13 VC Summer Analyst --> Full Time? 3 9mo
+13 Growth Equity Recruiting 12 4mo
+13 Help -- Should I Take This VC Internship If My Final Goal Is IB? 3 6mo
+13 I'm Torn...Do I need to do IB to get a FT VC Role? 3 6mo
+13 How about we share our hobbies? :) Anyone else Into fishing and photography like me? 1 6mo
+13 G Squared Reputation / Prestige 4 4mo
+13 VC Frustration 3 4mo
+13 VC Recruiting 5 3mo
+13 Forbes 30 Under 30 - Venture Capital 6 2mo
+13 Upcoming CVC Interview. Advice? 1 2mo
+13 Do your portfolio companies respect you, as minority investors? 3 4w
+12 growth equity modeling question 4 9mo
+12 How big is too big for a summer MBA internship? 1 10mo
+12 How much mobility is there in partners moving across funds in EMEA VC scene? 2 8mo
+12 Is it true that some VCs use Google Sheets alongside Excel? 3 6mo
+12 Tech Consulting to VC 5 5mo
+12 Early-career growth equity 6 2w

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