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Graduate Finance Association 2004 MBA Finance Challenge Graduate Finance Association, September 20, 2004 What is the Finance Challenge? Three days – November 10 – 12, 2004 Team case competition open to all first year MBA students

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Graduate Finance Association2004 MBA Finance Challenge

  • Graduate Finance Association, September 20, 2004


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What is the Finance Challenge?

  • Three days – November 10 – 12, 2004

  • Team case competition open to all first year MBA students

    • Focuses on key topics covered in core Finance class and used in corporate applications

    • Corporate Finance

  • Longest running and largest MBA case competition at McCombs

    • 2004 marks the 14th annual Finance Challenge

  • Eight corporate sponsors

    • Networking

  • Opportunity to compete at Tulane’s national Finance Challenge

  • FUN!!!


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Logistics of the Challenge

  • Wednesday, November 10

    • Kick-off the Challenge

    • Case pick-up

    • Begin work

  • Thursday, November 11

    • Working day

    • Attend regular classes

  • Friday, November 12

    • Breakfast

    • Case presentations

    • Lunch and announcement of finalists

    • Finalist presentations in afternoon

    • Cocktail reception and announcement of winners

  • Saturday, November 13

    • Golf


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Who’s involved in the Finance Challenge?

  • First year students

    • Roughly 150 participants

  • Second year students

    • Team mentors

    • Room hosts

  • Finance faculty

    • Judges

  • Corporate sponsors

    • Judges

    • Networking opportunities


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What to think about when selecting a team

  • Diversity of talents

    • Quantitative and qualitative analysis

    • Presentation skills

  • Strong rapport and teamwork abilities

    • People you like!

  • Similar expectations


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Golf


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Timeline between now and November

  • Select teams

  • Complete resumes

  • Stay on track with concepts covered in your core Finance course

  • Recognize that there will be skills you may gain during PLUS that you will be able to use in the Finance Challenge

  • Possible “crash course” offered by professors prior to Challenge

  • Sign-up for Finance Challenge, September 30


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Sign-up process

  • Firm commitment

  • September 30 and October 1

  • Teams of four

  • Team name

  • Completed resumes

  • Decision on Golf participation

  • Questions: Rachel Carlson


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