Hell Week: Marketing Club Membership Fails to Yield Marketing Job Interviews

(Hamilton) Jim Rocker, former Bear Stearns analyst and associate at the middle market buyout shop GSZ Partners, failed to get any summer marketing job interviews for Hell Week, despite his membership in the HBS Marketing Club. “I know I really don’t have any work experience in marketing and look a lot like a typical banker,”… Continue reading Hell Week: Marketing Club Membership Fails to Yield Marketing Job Interviews

HBS Places 3rd in National Real Estate Finance Challenge

A team of HBS students recently competed in the 2nd annual Real Estate Finance Challenge put on by the University of Texas at Austin’s McComb’s School of Business. The event was held on October 30-31 in Austin. Touted as the largest graduate real estate finance case competition in the country, 12 of the top business… Continue reading HBS Places 3rd in National Real Estate Finance Challenge

The Other Shoe Has Dropped, and it's a Wingtip

Remember how psyched you were to hear that your firm was going business casual? To celebrate, you may have even handed over your itchy suits and ugly ties to charity. Well, get your khaki-wearing self down to Goodwill and see if your threads are still on the rack, because the tide has turned and business… Continue reading The Other Shoe Has Dropped, and it's a Wingtip