Tag: Stanford

Calculating the Value of a Startup

Most investors spend time evaluating a startup, determining its value and potential, before investing in a round. Employees that are joining a startup should also do their own due diligence to figure out the worth of their compensation...

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Valuations at Stanford Endowment

The school’s investment office shared in their latest report that they are investing in fewer fund managers. SMC [Stanford Management Company] primarily relies on carefully chosen external partners to select individual securities, allowing...

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Job Duties at Stanford Endowment

What are the responsibilities of a Managing Director of Operations inside an endowment? Directly and/or through his/her team, manage the following areas including (but not limited to): Strategic Leadership: Contribute to the development of...

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Startup Culture at Stanford

“Some companies are born in the classroom. Terry Winograd looks like an academic, with bushy white hair and a mustache to rival Einstein’s. When the former computer science professor first went to work at Stanford in 1973, his intentions...

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