Highlights-Buyouts East Conference, March 22-23

    Previously published on LinkedIn by Susan Hawkins Conference Highlights With close to 60 keynotes and panels, this content packaged conference offered a stellar opportunity to learn and connect. Here’s a thematic sampling: I. DEAL MAKING-“A Tree Cannot Reach the Sky” -Some signs are emerging that prices for exiting companies may have stabilized. ...
    by Clark Waterfall on Apr 5, 2017 12:48:31 PM
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    2017 Economic Forecast: Global Economist Dr. Allen Sinai

    Top Takeaways – A look ahead to 2017 by Susan Hawkins Dr. Allen Sinai– 2017 Economic Forecast Our firm, BSG Team Ventures, recently hosted a dinner and briefing session with Dr. Allen Sinai, noted economist and CEO of Decision Economics, a global economics consulting firm. They have advised multiple facets of the U.S. Government including past ...
    by Alison Estabrooks on Dec 9, 2016 10:44:51 AM
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    Private Equity: Changing Perceptions and New Realities (source: McKinsey)

    PE performance success is a moving target—but one worth pursuing. McKinsey analysis of the World Economic Forum showed funds created since 1995 “meaningfully outperformed the S&P 500 index.”  Over time, PE firms outpaced the public market index by at least 300 points.  But success varies widely by firm and is difficult to sustain.  This article ...
    by Clark Waterfall on Nov 15, 2016 9:26:45 AM
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    What Recruiters Think When They See Your LinkedIn Profile

    Most job candidates know they need to have the obligatory linked-in account. But successful ones go above and beyond to foster connections, highlight passions, and spotlight achievements. These candidates are the ones who get interviews—and offers. This article shares tips to help candidates pound the (digital) pavement. READ MORE » ABOUT LINKS TO ...
    by Clark Waterfall on Aug 8, 2016 7:01:14 AM
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    Long Hiring Delays Are Costing Companies Candidates, While Pushing Time to Fill To Record Highs

    He who hesitates is lost. Especially hiring managers, who are increasingly losing candidates to competitors by lingering over hiring decisions. The mean time it took to fill a job across industries was 28.1 in September 2015, according to the “DHI-DHF Mean Vacancy Duration Measure”—and it is even higher in specific sectors. To fix this problem, ...
    by Clark Waterfall on Aug 2, 2016 4:01:16 AM
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