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Beautiful Morning in Boston

September 15th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

I’m fortunate enough to have classes that don’t start until 11:40 on the X-schedule… The last few days have been absolutely gorgeous here. Light breeze, warm sun, temperate weather — this can really be a nice place to live when during those few months of the year in between a sweltering summer and a frigid […]

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David Einhorn: Fooling Some of the People…

April 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

I finally had time over the weekend to read something outside of the 1000s of pages of cases that we’re assigned each week.  Fooling Some of the People All of the Time by Greenlight Capital’s founder, David Einhorn, has been sitting in my (growing) pile of unread books collecting dust for a while now.  I […]

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Interview Invite Results

January 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I should probably follow-up from a previous post and mention that, no, I didn’t actually get rejected from every interview on campus.  (Although, when you’re getting rejection notices daily, it certainly feels like it!)  The last few invites trickled out this weekend and it actually turned out surprisingly well.  Here’s what the breakdown looked like […]

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Summer Internship Applications!

January 6th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

There’s nothing like interrupting a winter break to experience the joys of recruiting!  January 6th is The Deadline… the ominous date when all of your applications have to be completed for on-campus recruiting.  McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft — this is the first formal stage-gate in a process that consumed the last half of the fall semester […]

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Trying not to look at the markets…

October 8th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I’m trying not to look at the markets (and my meager portfolio) today, but it’s impossible!  I feel like I’m seeing months of work wiped out in real-time.  Ouch.  But the only thing worse than buying at the top is selling at the bottom, right? This is a great time for business schools.  Applications skyrocket, […]

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