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What tips do you guys have for presenting? I am facilitating a training for 3 slides and I’m nervous - especially since I am brand new in the job!

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How many of you have found that when it’s time to focus on your career, you have to remind your partner what that entails? In my situation, this is a pretty significant shift since his career usually … more

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CSA, two years into the firm making 60k, 10 days PTO and no flexibility. Have series 66 and 7, also a Notary. Do I have room to negotiate? I feel so burnt out and practically chained to my desk. Im so… more

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Does anyone work for an organization that doesn’t complete its background check until after you’ve been hired and joined the organization?

Random question and this is the closest Bowl - my friend wants to borrow my Dyson Airwrap, but she isn’t very trustworthy/I take very good care of my belongings. What’s a good excuse for why I can’t l… more

Anyone work at A&M in London in the Performance Improvement group? What is the culture, comp and WLB like?

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Has anyone made the transition out of FP&A? I’ve been in FP&A at a financial services firm for over 10 years. Recently have felt very unmotivated and unhappy. The work hasn’t changed. I think … more

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Hi everyone- I recently quit my job due to an incredibly toxic work environment. I work in Finance in a predominantly male workplace and I’m leaving due to gender workplace harassment. I’m wondering w… more

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Any ladies have experience working with a career coach? If anybody has any recommendations, specifically remote if possible, I would appreciate it!

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Any good finance roles for introverts?

Currently in client facing mortgage/sales operations and looking for something else less client facing.

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I’ve been with my company for just over a year (small firm of ~12 people, so major lack of formal processes in place with regards to promotion and I’m guessing raises as well). Do I need to be the one… more

What are you ladies wearing to the office lately? Looking for colorful/feminine takes on working in finance. I think I may die if I wear a navy blazer for 40 more years.

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Does anyone have any experience of handing in their notice whilst on maternity leave? I’m tenured so have a long notice period so would rather do it and not have to return to my current role. Was also… more

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So just curious, but how much do you all make on an average in Finance? I’m thinking of maybe switching because I feel like I’m not getting paid enough at all. I’m about to start a Finance position in… more

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I am Senior Full stack/Blockchain professional with hands-on experience building smart contracts and decentralized applications. Having strong knowledge of Solidity, C++, Golang, Haskell, Move, Cosmos… more

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I’m struggling with communicating my competence / ability to handle (more senior) roles outside my specific skill set in interviews. I don’t know exactly where I’m going wrong but I’m getting the feed… more

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Hello! I am looking into a new role that is zoned as hybrid but they only meet in the office for very important meetings. I was told this is usually once a year. I would need to travel to the office l… more

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Dilemma, should I lateral to investment banking this year or are there hiring freezes / layoffs coming up given the market volatility. I work as a financial analyst in fund advisory (think big four /… more

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Happy Thursday everyone! What are your plans for the weekend?

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What do we think about tattoos in the office? I was hired by zoom. I am in finance, it’s a pretty conservative. I cover mine for zoom meetings, but now we maybe returning to the office. I do not think… more

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I was tasked to start leading monthly staff meetings with the broader team. Curious as to what your teams have done to keep meetings informative and engaging. Guest speakers? Some type of knowledge sh… more

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Recently my husband and i ventured into diversifyjng our income. And these are the 4 Things we're investing in towards this recession.

1. Investing in more raw materials [ Gold and Sil… more

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Looking for advice - Recently joined a company but still interviewing for other opportunities, how should I address this with recruiters when they ask my why am I still looking? Also, would you includ… more

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Does anyone have any recommendations for “affordable”, safe single bedroom apartments for young single women in Miami?

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I have an offer as an operational risk manager for a company based in California. They offered me $145k -- does that feel about right for that area? The job entails juggling quite a bit.

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Dilemma… I left my old company 4 months ago. Today, they’ve reached out to me to ask me to come back at a higher role, Operations Manager. I would’ve jumped on this opportunity if they asked me before… more

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Does anyone here work for BNY Mellon? What’s your experience with the company?

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I am a black woman and it seems no matter how well I do in interviews there is always a better candidate. I feel as todays interviewers aren’t as focused. They are very short and do not want to engage… more

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What are some of your favorite podcasts to listen to?

Hello! I’m a financial advisor and a CFP. Running a good practice but looking for a side gig while my commissions ramp up. Any tips/gig that have worked for you? Ideally WFH, flexible hours.
I h… more

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Hello! My husband has received an
offer to transfer to Denver
for his job. My current employer does
Offer remote capabilities for my
role so thankfully i will be able to stay
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Has anyone taken any Coursera courses and gotten certificates like the IBM Data Analyst Professional Certificate? Is it worth it? If not, what would you recommend? I’m looking to expand my education w… more

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I’m a registered (series 7, 66 & 63) client service associate. Been working for the same advisor for almost 10 years. Been in the industry for 14 yrs. I have been on maternity leave for the last … more

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Since transitioning to a new position, I’ve found my group to be 90% white men. As a Latina I feel out of place even more. Any tips?

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What is everyone’s personal opinion on the “quiet quitting” virus.

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Any thoughts on labor participation?

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“One day…” more LinkedIn drivel from a boomer guy. You know when I started getting paid more for what I do? When I left the industry this asshole works in and started setting boundaries for myself. Saying no to stupid shit allowed me to say yes to the important shit.

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I'm really frustrated. I'm on a 3p team
& my manager called out sick today. My male
colleague was very quick to reassure her in the
group chat she had nothing to worry about… more

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