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  2. PE Recruiting Failure

    Hey guys- I regretted posting this for a while but now that it is mid April, I figured the time has come. I am a first year Analyst at a Euro BB M &A group in NY and recently struck out at PE recruiting. I got a decent amount of interviews given that ...

    51 comments - 4 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 1:00am -

  3. PE Recruiting- Soft Skills

    Been trying to prepare for the exit to the buyside. Given PE recruiting is substantially more competitive than IB, I've been reading a bit that you need to be able to impress with areas outside of finance as well to stand out / be competitive. My pro ...

    18 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 19 2015 - 4:00am -

  4. Response to "My Private Equity Recruiting Process"

    Mod Note (Andy): This comment by @Northsider was posted in direct response to @Candor's post "My Private Equity Recruiting Process" Having been through PE recruiting on both sides of the table now, I have a few reactions: 1. I heartily disa ...

    15 comments - 15 silver bananas - Mar 22 2015 - 2:00pm -

  5. PE Recruiting from West Coast IBD to NYC

    Hi everyone, I'm an incoming FT analyst to a BB IB analyst role in SF, originally from the East Coast, but wanted to check out the technology scene westbound after college and take a short break from NYC. I was wondering if anyone had insights about ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 1 2018 - 11:10pm -

  6. Early Networking

    I'll be starting FT at a BB this summer. I'll be working in a coverage group that traditionally doesn't recruit as well as M&A, TMT, Sponsors etc. I'll also be graduating with somewhere around a 3.1/3.2 from a target school. I real ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 19 2016 - 7:58am -

  7. Private Equity Recruiting Season

    Hi all, I saw this post from Dealbook this morning (link inside the post). Nothing really new here compared to years past. How is everyone doing managing their interview schedules? I'm very curious to hear how people negotiate positions that won' ...

    3 comments - 3 silver bananas - Feb 11 2015 - 11:24am -

  8. Headhunter Contacts

    Hey guys, Sorry for another headhunter post-- was wondering if anyone had any good contacts at: CPI McKibben Group Bellcast Partners Dynamics Search Partners Carter Pierce I've been getting good traction at with all the other firms for 2016 PE recrui ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 22 2015 - 3:29am -

  9. Private Equity- Summer 2019 On-cycle Recruiting

    Hi Guys, Rumors have been floating around the Apollo, Blackstone, KKR, etc. have kicked of the Summer 2019 Private Equity On-cycle recruiting process. Can anyone confirm this? private equity recruiting ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 4 2017 - 1:18pm -

  10. Currently recruiting for PE, did not receive a return offer from Top BB over summer

    Hello, I am currently in the PE recruiting process from a top firm. I interned at a top BB group this past summer, but unfortunately did receive a return offer. I am at another strong firm and have met with headhunters, but I am concerned that when interv ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 30 2016 - 12:55am -

  11. Summer 2018 Networking Events / Coffee Chats

    What shops have scheduled networking events and coffee chats or have held them already? Would like to get some information flow here. private equity recruiting ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 9 2016 - 1:37am -

  12. WSO Weekly Wrap-Up (3/14-3/20)

    In case you missed them, here's some of last week's most popular topics: My Private Equity Recruiting Process Post By @Candor ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Mar 20 2015 - 5:00pm -

  13. Webinar Rewind- Private Equity Recruiting Process + Q&A

    In case you missed our recent webinar on private equity recruiting, have no fear. The full recording of the webinar can be found below (free for 24 hours when it goes into our video library). SIGN UP FOR A 1-HOUR MENTOR SESSION WITH GREG PPT presentation ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 12 2014 - 5:59pm -