Career Questions tagged Venture Capital

Kai W.’s Avatar
Kai W. Aug 02, 2018 369 views

Should teens invest into the stock market?

Maybe that could help pay for college if you have a successful portfolio? #investing #venture-capital #finance...

#real-estate

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Daniel Y. May 09, 2018 296 views

How do investment bankers, venture capalists, private equity partners, etc find deals?

I've always been curious how #investment-banking professionals, #venture-capital professionals , #private-equity professionals find deals? Their entire premise seems to be based on having #relationships within certain industries but how do they start building these? #deal #deal-closure...

#capital #sourcing #finance

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Aukai E. Dec 31, 2016 539 views

What diplomas are most useful for a career in venture capital?

I'm interested in venture capital but the path to such a job is unclear. If I wanted to get a job in a venture capital firm straight out of college, what degree would be most useful? #college #college-major #entrepreneurship...

#venture-capital

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Daniel I. Jun 01, 2016 592 views

How does a venture capitalist know at first sight it's the next big thing

As a venture capitalist or investor, you always look to put your seeds in the next big thing and watch it grow to become a giant tree. But what's the 100% guarantee about the business you're funding and how do you know personally it's a wise move, besides the profile on paper #startups...

#investment #angel-investing #venture-capital

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kevin M. Apr 06, 2016 532 views

How does a venture capitalist company originate? Is a large amount of money required to begin a venture capitalist company?

My name is Kevin and I am a sophomore in Boston. I have interest in this profession and I am curious about how to get involved. #investing...

#venture-capital

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Student Voices by CV .. Oct 16, 2015 1143 views

What is the distribution of men and women in the law industry?

This question was asked by Kristin in Cambridge who one day hopes to attend Harvard Law School. Her dream is to move to the Silicon Valley and work in venture capital law. #law #business-law #business-lawyer #corporate-law #venture-capital...

#women-in-law

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Tristan B. Apr 07, 2015 809 views

If i wanted to become a venture capitalist what steps would i take to do so?

Im interested in what it is venture capitalist do. #business #marketing #venture-capital...

#venture

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Brittany L. Oct 02, 2014 809 views

Where did the name venture capitalist come from?

I misunderstood the name Venture Capitalist when I first heard it. How did the name for that career come about, and what exactly does it mean? I'd like to know in case it comes up in an interview #finance...

#venture-capital

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Brittany L. Oct 02, 2014 1009 views

What does a venture capitalist actually DO every day?

Hi everbody. Thank you for your help with my question. I heard about the career of venture capitalist in school and wanted to know what a venture capitalist actually does every day. Like I understand that you make investments but what are you doing while you're deciding how to make them or...

#investment #venture-capital #finance