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Private Equity Resume Template and Example
Having a strong private equity resume is absolutely critical if you want a job in the industry. As we often tell candidates, you only need to do two things right to get a job in PE. First, get the interview. Second, convert the interview into an offer. This is the private equity recruiting process in …
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Pre-MBA Private Equity Candidates: Why You Should Hire Us
This article is particularly relevant to first year investment banking analysts and management consultants undergoing the North America pre-MBA private equity recruiting process. The North America pre-MBA private equity recruiting process is a unique phenomenon. Nowhere else in the world and for no other job is the recruiting process structured like what you’ll encounter here. …
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Private Equity Buyout Strategies That Generate Superior Returns
It’s the 21st century. Everyone in private equity and probably their relatives know about the trick behind leveraged-buyout.
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Private Equity Carve-Out Lessons 101
Corporate carve-outs is a private equity buyout strategy that offers superior returns for the distinguishing investors.
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Private Equity Paper LBO Example (Standard) – A Step-by-Step Walk-Through
We go through a real example of a standard paper LBO problem set that you’ll encounter in pre-MBA private equity Associate interviews.
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Follow This Guide to Crush Private Equity Paper LBO
If you’re recruiting for the pre-MBA private equity associate role , you will probably be asked to complete a paper LBO in the interview process. This is an industry standard and it’s usually asked early in the process to weed out candidates.
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What It Means to “Think Like an Investor”
So how’s it different and how do you show that you can “think like an investor” during a PE/HF interview? There are 2 complexities here that investment professionals spend significant time on that bankers don’t and these are the qualities that you need to convey
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How to Walk through a Deal in Private Equity Interviews (and HF)
Deal discussion is probably the most important part of any private equity interview and the conversation usually starts with the interviewer asking you to walk him through the deal.
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The Pre-MBA Private Equity Recruiting Process to Make $300K a Year
We’ll walk you through how the North America pre-MBA private equity associate recruiting process works for candidates who just graduated from college and currently working in an investment banking, management consulting or other related role.