Pregnant with my first. In the beginning of the second trimester. As a first time mom-to-be I know there are so many things to learn before the baby arrives. Any book recommendations for my husband and I as we try to get a handle on the basics of taking care of a baby?
Any Business Architects here? Interested in best practices, knowledge share, book recommendations, etc...
Searched the bowl but thought i would poll for a more recent list of book recommendations. Fiction or non fiction. Hit me with your faves! Below are examples of books I recently read: Verity - Colleen Hoover Being mortal - Atul Gawande Little secrets Love, Chai, and other four letter words
First year review: I have to become a better legal writer/ writer in general. Writing was never a strong suit and this has to change. Please drop book recommendations!! Thoughts on: 1) the winning brief; 2) point made; 3) legal writing in plain English
I'm looking to keep learning and would love to hear any book recommendations or other things that have helped you out! I am the only office person/HR generalist at the start up company I work for. Currently, I am reading Love is the Killer App and will shortly be starting Reset.
Any book recos for creative leadership? I’m new to overseeing other creatives and would love to be good at it.
Any good book recommendations for the industry? I’m about to be a manager for the first time and looking for any good reads to help me grow. TIA!
Any book recommendations on finding the right partner and attracting the right people into your life?
Any good book recommendations on learning about real estate investing? Trying to avoid some of the more over the top, guru type books. Have been recommended Set For Life but have read reviews that it’s pretty basic and only really covers house hacking. TIA
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Agile Program Managers, I am looking to dedicate a few hours a day to growth and skill building. Looking for any great book recommendations around this subject. To be more specific, I manage automotive user interface design programs within software engineering groups.
Any good book recommendations on finance?
Any book recommendations to gift my cousin sister? She studied (masters) psychology and is a trained classical dancer.
Any good parenting book recommendations for a kid entering 1st grade? Read lots of the positive discipline series and found it helpful through the toddler stage but now looking for some practical parenting advise for grade school. Thanks!
Anyone has any book recommendations that teach you how not to get overly emotional with work? I found myself getting irritated/ frustrated/ stressed often and I think these emotion gets in the way for me to put out my best performance. So looking for advice
23M here. Anybody have any tips or book recommendations on not feeling haunted by your past and anxiety about the future and consistently stay in a “FLOW STATE”.I’m currently reading the Power of Now. I have a habit of burning bridges because I feel that I’m perpetually trying to fit in and act “cool”. I feel that I’ve always been somewhat unconfident but every year it seems to be more and more difficult to manage and taxing emotionally. I go to the gym 4 times a week, try to eat clean, socializ
Looking for book recommendations. I recently read Untamed by Glennon Doyle and want to read something similar.
As a first generation college graduate, first one to land a job in Corp. America, there’s so much that I wasn’t prepared for like 401k, investing, along with other things that increase your TC that aren’t bonuses or your base salary or how to diversify your income. I’m 25 and I feel like there is SO much I still don’t know. Any good book recommendations/youtubers/podcasts that helps navigate this?
Anyone have any book recommendations on Islamic history? I’m looking for something beginning from the first prophet (pre Islam I guess?) to full revelation. Looking to get a timeline understanding. So I guess some Jewish and Christian stuff would be in there too. It’s scary how little I know
Book recommendations? I come from non-Union/low budget line producing but I’m now working for a “real agency”. I’m looking to learn more about SAG processes, working with vendors, bidding process, etc. I know most of this knowledges will come from actually working on projects but I’m curious if there are any good resources out there.
Book recommendations on Audible for a young male attorney struggling to get back to living a healthy lifestyle (physically, mentally, spiritually)? Open to any genre.
Any book recommendations on how to work smarter not harder, particularly as it pertains to our day-to-day as management consultants?
Any book recommendations for being a confident man? I grew up without a father and sometimes I feel like I’m lacking confidence or I let people trample over my ideas or I’m the only quiet one in a room. I don’t want to overreact and be seen as an “overly aggressive” person but I don’t want to be seen as “timid” either.
Need some book recommendations! Just finished reading “The Idiot,” which was great but a bit of a taxing read. Looking for a dystopian fiction novel (favorite genre). For context, favorite books are 1) Red Rising series, 2) Unicorporated Man series, 3) The Fountainhead
Anyone have any good book recommendations around building passive income sources/building wealth?
Looking for good book recommendations! I used to be an avid reader but kids and life got in the way, and I’m hoping to jump back in with my new kindle. I like fiction, nothing too dark or scary, but not total fluff. Thank you!
Yes, I'm a tragic loser reading this on a sat night. But I love our silly industry and would love other great ad book recommendations.
ISO book recommendations - inspiring stories of strong women who have overcome and triumphed. Non-fiction preferred.
Any book recos? I tend to like true crime or thrillers.. something to keep me turning the page. Currently reading Devil in the White City and loving it.
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
Top book recommendations ? Looking to be more well rounded. I am a consultant in the procurement space btw in case anyone has any supply chain book recommendations as well. Self improvement books too!
Any book recommendations on the financial crisis? I’ve read the big short and too big to fail
Best investment book recommendations?
Any book recommendations that have helped you control your anxiety or panic attacks? Surfing the web and can’t find a consistent one that’s “the best”
Looking for book recommendations (non fiction) - leadership, management or science/world related
Any good book recommendations on psychology?
Looking for book recommendations; any favorites? Interested in both fiction and educational/self-improvement (for example, investment / finance books, time management, etc). I feel my vocab is...
Looking for book recommendations on strategy/strategic thinking. Something along the lines of Contagious but open to any options. Thanks in advance!
Any real estate book recommendations for a n00b?
Any good book recommendations? Would prefer if applicable to the business or self development. But doesn’t have to be.
I’m going to take a week off and I would love some book recommendations! Either a great novel (fiction or not) or an inspiring book that makes me feel hopeful about 2021 (it’s been a rough year..)
Any book recommendations for understanding consulting politics?- grew up w blue collar family and am still learning what goes on at higher levels, suck at political e.q.
If i want to do marketing, should I commit (a kind of early decision program BCG has with Kellogg) to the Kellogg 1Y MBA or take a chance at Wharton or Harvard? I would be sponsored in either case.
In your experience what are some effective ways to negotiate salary/ bonus when taking a job offer?
Question - are junior partners at consulting firms “middle managers”? Where do you draw the line at MBB, S& and Deloitte?
I have an offer from One great company that I need to reply to by end of the week and Google had reached out to me after two months of radio silence wanting to move me forward to the last interview round. The offer I got was for a product design position while google wants to potentially hire me as a visual designer… what do I do??? I’m so stressed. I don’t know if I should just accept the offer and then jump ship if Google decides to hire me.
Walked into a mall in China. It has the same smell as the Sheraton lobby. I could feel tears building around my eyes...
Do big 4s in the UK generally pay higher to Managers with an MBA Vs without (homegrown)?
Does it look bad to move from small firm as a manager to big 4 as a senior? Have an offer from PWC but not sure I want to lose the manager title.
How are you managing anxiety around COVID-19?
So, a month ago I was offered a data engineer position at a fintech firm. I was going to accept it. The interview process had taken over a month. Then, at the last minute, an old coworker/friend - who is a manager at FAANG now - randomly offered me a data engineer __contractor__ position at a FAANG. The rate was really good - more than the fintech company was offering as annual salary. Rate was 160/HR and fintech was 275K TC. The benefits are ok - it’s a W2 contractor. But I’m thinking of...
Tenured Deloitte Manager. Not happy with Partners I’m working with. I’m supposed to present for SM but don’t want to. Chances of landing an SM role with other Big4?
I’ll have another drink please. Make it a double. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/28/business/media/coronavirus-pandemic-advertising-industry.html
Hi everyone, so I am in need of advice.. I want to pivot into Data Analytics or BA but I have no experience.. I am taking the IBM data Analytics cert on Coursera to build up my resume. As a hiring manager or decision maker what would you like to see in someones resume? What are some courses I would need to take? Or how can I stand out? Like SQL or Python courses in Udemy?
Hi All, What all checks does Bnp Paribas Bangalore does before rolling out of offer letter. I have asked to submit PAN, Passport, current employer offer letter, salary slips P.s- Educational certificate have not yet asked to submit.
Talking to a guy I met a while ago. Only have hung out once before to hook up. A year later he makes a reappearance. I’m taking it slow bc covid and bc I don’t want a one timer w him again. We did a couple FaceTime calls then went for a walk. He texted tonight asking to come over for wine. I jokingly asked if he was sure bc I didn’t see him for a year last time we did that. Dodged it this time, but how do you ladies hold off on sex? Not looking to have a sit down talk tho
Anyone in the SoCal region looking for an Analyst in Accenture ? Please let me know, the bench is extremely boring
My current firm didn’t require a case interview. Would like to leave soon, but want to have my ducks in a row. How can I best prepare for Big 4 and MBB interviews? How did you all do it?
Has anyone gone so far as to splurge on a tier 1 office chair like the Steelcase Gesture? If so, your honest feedback/review would be appreciated. My logic is if I spend so much of my typical work week sitting on a chair, why not go the extra mile and make it something comfortable and good for posture. Also, the cheaper chairs seem always to wear down faster than anticipated.
I’ve been told that I’m going to be teaching “in person” on Dec 2. We have been Remote since March 13th. Just the “high needs SPED and ELL”will be in class. I have 2 kids out of my 6-sub-separate developmentally delayed students and the ELL teacher will have 3 out of her 14. We will both be in separate classrooms and the adults will change-not the kids- we share one student. I was told if we are at least 8 ft apart the students can take off their masks... anyone else hear this?
Why does PwC's severance package suck so much? I've never been through something like this previously, no I guess I have nothing to compare it to, but everyone who has keeps telling it's insulting. SA