Management 627, Enterprise Exchange

Case Submission Guidelines

 

January 26, 2006

 

 

General Guidelines - Mechanics

 

 

 

Excellence Guidelines - Concepts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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General Guidelines - Mechanics

 

 

               Prefer COVERPAGE, with names.

               Prefer NOT double-space unless its really short

               English - Well-written. Spelling (principle). Put Heroes first.

               EEW's questions: literal vs. creatively address

               Observe Prof. Williams' direction regarding length

               Exhibits: Material, referenced

               Avoid excessive use of $$$$$$

               Try to use larger font for spreadsheets

 


Excellence Guidelines - Concepts

 

               Trying to do the Deal

               Alternative Valuation Techniques

               Proformas - BS, IS, CF
Include the Deal

               Financing Alternatives

               Goodwill

               Amortization Tables - Helps grade and helps student avoid mistakes

               Sensitivity Analysis

               Discount Rates

o    WACC

o    Premia/Discount

o    WAG

               Operational Plan

               Return on Investment and Exit Strategy

               Tax Treatment for Exit Strategy