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Venture Capital Careers eBook

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Venture Capital Careers eBook

In this book, I share what I learned during multiple successful venture capital job searches, with the hopes that you can leverage these strategies and tactics in your own venture capital job hunt.

Topics include:

  • What’s the job of a junior VC? (A discussion of the day-to-day work of an analyst or associate)
  • Onramps to venture capital (Discussion of the feeder jobs and industries to the venture capital industry)
  • Common VC backgrounds (Education and Work Experience – How much is required?)
  • What makes a good VC? (Discussion of skils that can help you be successful in this industry)
  • Where are the jobs? (Finding/creating venture capital job and internship opportunities)
  • Introductions and followups (The lifeblood of a VC job hunt)
  • The Informational Interview (Once you get it, how to get the most out of it)
  • Exit options (If you’re not a VC lifer, some thoughts on careers that might make sense post-VC)

Click here to purchase “Road to a Venture Capital Career”.

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Written by John Gannon

October 20, 2012 at 10:22 pm

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  1. […] Years ago, when I was still working in venture capital, I committed to the world (ok, a small world ;) via my blog that I would write a book about careers in venture capital. […]

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