Over 40 in Consulting

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Discussions for those with a few more miles under their belts, away from prying ears of the young whippersnappers.

What's your number for a comfortable retirement - how much $$ do you need?

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What are good online resources to evaluate rental potential of property. Where do u post rental. What parameters you use to find rental income home. How do u find tenants.Any good podcast to listen.

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For elementary school, does school rating matters a lot till 2nd , 3rd grade. Looking for house and school rating is 5 and other expensive area has rating 8. Planning 2 move in 2-3 yrs to bigger home

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Thinking of moving to NJ. What do you guys think of Ridgewood NJ as a school district?

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Hey, all you folks who started when I did and actually became execs while I still flounder, have you used professional résumé writers and exec recruiters? If so, would like to hear your experience/would welcome referrals.

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Is the current market/impending recession having anyone looking to delay retirement?

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When you buy new or old house how much commission broker share with buyer. In DMV area how much % broker gets. Mine is sharing 50% on old and 60%. Is that low. For new house ,what role broker play.

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Damn! I just lost the game, and so did you.

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Am I the only one having issues determining truth from facts nowadays? I feel like I'm in a perpetual episode of the X-files and expecting Mulder and Scully to knock on my front door any moment.

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Anyone have any tips for reigniting the inspiration/passion/drive they may have felt earlier on their careers? I'm really struggling to stay motivated.

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If builder has already provided upgrades in house what are other areas to negotiate.What role broker play in negotiations. Mine asked me to negotiate 1st and later he will jump in. Is this how it work

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I hope most of you are aware of your children’s behavior and raise them better than this .... see below my experience yesterday with a young male about 16-20 years old.

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Who's still trying to figure out what you want to do when you grow up? Dont feel happy in my current job at all. Stress, anxiety and no sense of fulfillment. Compensation is what keeps me. Am I alone?

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What is benefit of buying points on house mortgages. What are cons. When does it make sense to buy pt. Being offered 2 pts on 400k mortgage for 8 k. This will reduce 30 yr interest rate to 2.85.

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I have a lot of music files saved on Google drive. Any recs on a good music player/playlist maker that can work directly with Drive so I don't have to download the music? Most are not avail streaming.

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How much price reduction builder can go on new homes. If base price without any upgrades is 500k , can you bargain for 440. In which condition builder can give dip discounts. Does closing help cont..

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Are you aiming to retain aspects of our current lifestyle post corona? Maybe less running around all weekend, more family time, home cooked meals? Or will you resume life as it was asap?

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Helping my 7 year old nephew with his math homework. He started showing me the common core approach. Glad my engineering degree and advanced math courses have failed me!

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I’m considering a switch to data science roles, is that nuts?

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