Let’s talk TERMINOLOGY. Just like any sport, business, or hobby there are always those words that might be foreign to a begginner. Funds are no different. When I first started my fund venture I sat down with my dad and he walked me through fund terminology. He told me that I needed to know these … More The Importance of Terminology in Funds
I get a lot of people who are interested in acquiring Real Estate or starting Equity Hedge Funds. Although we talk about those two a lot on my channel and in this blog, there are tons of different ways you could invest and start a fund. I have gotten questions recently and thought it would … More Starting a Venture Capital Fund
Venture Capital Explained – How it started and how you can get involved… … More What is Venture Capital? Explained.
Starting from the Bottom When creating an investment thesis there are so many different approaches that one can take. It’s almost overwhelming. Regardless of your investment parameters – you should approach an investment thesis like a Venture Capitalist. The thing about VC’s is that you need to become “The Expert” in whatever industry you choose. … More The 3 Steps in making a great Investment Thesis – Follow the Venture Capitalists
Hey Bridger here! Today I wanted to talk about an easy way to get started in the fund world and build momentum for yourself. Now I’ve talked to people that say: “I want to start my private equity firm right now… but I don’t have any experience.” You are starting from nothing- and you want … More The Easiest Way to Get Started with FUNDS…
Route I — an uphill battle The most traditional and common route by far. Here are the four simple steps to get you there: Complete several unpaid internships during your undergraduate to get a good first job Work 60 — 90 hours a week as an Analyst for 2–3 years to “put in your time” Spend at minimum ~$1,000 … More The Two Routes to Working in Venture Capital, Private Equity, or Hedge Funds
The Power of Persuasion By Bridger Pennington Let’s talk about the power of persuasion when pitching investors, pitching partners, or even pitching other people to join your team. Before that, I want to tell you about a show my wife and I recently watched on Netflix called ‘The Push’. It was recommended to us by … More How to Pitch Investors