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  2. Ex-PE Guy Launches a Briefcase Company- Ask Me Anything!

    I've been on and involved with this site since its inception. It's been a sort of guide to me since I was a junior in college- it helped me break into banking and then PE. I've tried to give back over the years and am writing this because I ...

    140 comments - 28 silver bananas - Jul 11 2015 - 3:45am -

  3. Opening a mini-fund

    Ok so basically I'm graduating, and will hopefully have a job when I graduate in a month and a half at a boutique HF / PE shop. However, I want to start on the side a small firm that is basically a hedge fund, except I'm planning on starting wit ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 12 2011 - 9:02am -

  4. Q&A with the Founder of Open Air Publishing

    Entrepreneurially-inclined readers take note- I've got a fantastic interview for you today with the Founder, President, and CEO of Open Air Publishing, Jon Feldman. Open Air Publishing is a publisher of interactive books that feature high-quality vid ...

    7 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 13 2012 - 10:50am -

  5. Business opportunities in investment banking?

    I want to own my own company. What opportunities are there in the investment banking industry? I have to satisfy a need in the market. business Investment Banking starting a business ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 13 2017 - 3:39pm -

  6. FAQ: Best Discussions- Entrepreneurship

    entrepreneur Entrepreneurship faq best discussions starting a business ...

    - silver bananas - Jun 25 2011 - 4:20pm -

  7. How to Treat a 1st Employee in a Startup

    I have a first employee in a consulting startup of mine. He's been very dedicated since our founding (which was a different ecommerce business). He's not necessarily a co-founder, he has more come on and been under my direction and learned the s ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Feb 24 2014 - 9:50am -

  8. Entrepreneurship in Banking/Finance?

    I don't mean some guy went and started his own surfboard company, etc... How often do people in finance break off and start their own? What are the most common high finance business' that people start. Corporate banks, ibank, VC, PE, etc. How ea ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jun 16 2013 - 3:55pm -

  9. Leaving Vista for Startup?

    I'm currently with one of Vista's portfolio companies and I'm thinking about starting my own consulting firm. Initially, I'd need to lean on current clients for revenue. While there are no non-compete issues or IP conflicts, I'm u ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 21 2011 - 9:36pm -