So my company promoted me to become an engagement manager, I am worried that I will completely drown being in charge of a team, project delivery, managing clients, managing partners ... Do you have any tips? Any books or materials you can recommend?

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Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?

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Which books would you recommend for in house counsel about strategy, management, and leadership? Asking as product counsel for tech startup.

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Looking for book or podcast recommendations for leadership, management, or consulting. Any advice?

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Looking for Suggestions YOE: 8 looking to move into core management consulting where normally understanding is required on growth & customer strategy, market entry asses, operating model redesign etc. Since i wasn't directly involved in those kind of workloads, i am thinking about reading few of the below books to prepare myself. The McKinney way The trusted advisor Case interview secrets Flawless consulting Can someone suggest which one should be the best?suggest apart from the above as well.

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Best airport books for a new Manager?

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Hello! I am looking to get into Product Management. Does anyone have any advice on the best way to get into it? Best certifications to take? Any books or courses as well? Any insight would be helpful. Thanks!

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Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!

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Looking for recommendations on time management books or apps , tips in general. Have been feeling overwhelmed with all the tasks and projects lately.

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I just had my 90 day review and it’s wasn’t great but it wasn’t terrible. I got a meeting invite in my books with my direct manager and director called HOLD - placeholder time for Friday around 3:00. Does this mean I’m getting let go?

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Referrals for rookies: After a few management positions in the industry, I'm starting a Msc Business Administration in September and I'm lining myself up for a transition in consulting. Although I have a question regarding referrals. In my book a referral is someone who can actually recommend you because they know who you are, how you perform etc. Yet, I see people here asking for referrals from strangers and strangers offering referrals. Does that even work??

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Books to read as a newish manager? I struggle with feeling guilty directing people to do things when they seem busy and expressing disappointment

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Any good books/reads on stress management? I hate how my body produces stressful chemicals/responses on something as meaningless (to me) as work but I can't help but feel stressed all the time. Sort of like I don't care about profits/shareholder value/the project itself but feel stressed to have to produce a certain quality of work based on people's/the job's expectations

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EY / EYP, do you all have a program that lets frequent flyers book business on longer domestic flights? If so, what is it called, and what is the criteria? PwC’s equivalent is the 75k program - managers and above who fly 75k/year (tracked by Concur) can book business on domestic flights over 3hrs. (They auto-extended everyone due to covid)

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Any book suggestions for good People management skill?

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Hi all, I’m looking for ways to develop myself professionally. I would love recommendations or tips on how you continue education in your field to stay relevant and continue to learn about different marketing strategies. Any tips on really good conferences, programs, classes, books, would be so so appreciated. I’m currently a senior manager for local marketing activations on a planned path to become a director. Thank you!

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Any recommendations for change management (certifications, book, podcast, journal)? TIA!

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I have a decent book. TV. Clever lines. Some press recognition. No major awards. (My agency hasn’t won a creative award in 10 plus years). My favorite ideas die before clients, with clients, or during pitches. In my opinion, they are more conceptual, insightful, and representative of the irreverent work I want to make. Common problem. I’m looking to move, hopefully a promo, but haven’t shown spec in years. Any recruiters/hiring managers/ECDs have a POV on including these ideas and how?

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I just accepted an offer as Creative Director/Art at a small shop. What are some of your favorite books on being a great CD / manager / creative leader / mentor? Where can I get practical tips that will help me on the job?

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CDs + Hiring Managers: What all are you looking for in a junior creative’s book? What do they need to get a foot in the door?

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Account ppl - hello. My role has recently become very project management and account focused. This has always been someone else's job. My role just requires many hats. I keep making small faux pas like emailing clients late (once) without considering what this looks like. There are better ways to learn than the hard way. Can you suggest any resources, books, courses, films etc that I can read up on. How to be a professional account handler type thing. Alternately, I'm in GMT and welcome zooms

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I don’t think I have enough saved (80-100k) to justify a financial advisor. But I also was never taught/learned about money management and planning. Are there any good resources or books in which I could learn about how to invest in my retirement?

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What are some good books, blogs or reading materials for Management Consulting role? I have mostly been in Solution Manager, Business Analyst manager role and moving to Big 4 Financial Services Management Consulting role at Manager level.

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Does anyone have any recommendations to links to free content / books that would help people develop soft skills (e.g., public speaking, time management, negotiating, etc.)? Have you come across anything that you were wooed by?

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I lead a team of women (ranging from 2-8 years into their careers) and want to advocate for their career growth with management. I’ve made the case for promotions and raises (have been pushing for this for months and keep being told “soon”—but I won’t give up), but I also want to try smaller asks and would love suggestions. Are there any books, one-off classes/trainings, virtual events, memberships, etc. that you’d recommend? Thank you!

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Hello all - Happy Friday! Any resources/books/documents/courses you would recommend to get up to speed really quick on Change management? I'm planning on doing some weekend reading. Thank you, much appreciated!

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Anybody have any book recommendations for general money management and investment tips? I tend to hold onto cash and am looking for a thoughtful read on building wealth. There’s a lot of options out there so anything someone found worthwhile would help me narrow it down. Thank you in advance!

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Has anyone here worked on a tobacco account? I don't have much of a hangup on the product itself (users know what they're getting into, like alcohol) but I'm wondering if the work is usable in a book, or if it's taboo in the eyes of hiring managers/decision makers. Weighing whether to pursue a role ripping heaters or not...

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I currently work as a marketing coordinator for a large supermarket, primarily dealing with scheduling projects and vendor management. While I love my job, I’ve found myself inspired & intrigued by my coworkers who are in strategy roles. I long to use my creative side (former designer), and I feel drawn to learn more about strategy. The problem is I have a huge lack of confidence and don’t understand where to start. Any book recommendations, general ideas for transition, or similar stories? THX!

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What are the best books/blogs/online resources to boost your organizational change management skills?

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Does anyone have good book recommendations on Corporate Development, Company Portfolio management, Buy and build strategies... that kind of stuff?

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I specialize in nonprofit tax and I’m trying to increase my knowledge in my complex or unusual nonprofits tax issues since I don’t get the exposure that much at work (international activities, private benefit, UBI, etc.). Does anyone have any books or CPEs that they recommend? Or courses that they took that went into detail on this? Most of what I find is more about NFP management skills then the more technical side of it.

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Hello everyone, I am CA looking to start a fresh innings in Management Consulting role at a Business Consulting Firm as a fresher. Can you please suggest me some good books to read on management consulting to begin with? It will be of great help

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Hello everyone, I am CA looking to start a fresh innings in Management Consulting role at a Business Consulting Firm as a fresher. Can you please suggest me some good books to read on management consulting to begin with? It will be of great help

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What are you reading currently, that's related to Product Management. Any book or article? I'm currently reading Measure What Matters.

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Joining McKinsey as Industry Hire in a couple of months, Any good Book recommendations to get started. I don’t have Management Consulting background so would like to polish some skills before I get started

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What’s a good book on product management? Are there any that have inspired you?

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I've become really jaded about consulting. I find all so often you need to tell the client what they want to hear to keep their business and I feel like so much of the what I recommend doesn't actually get implemented. I'm looking to make a career switch so I can both create and execute on my strategies. A product management path seems very promising for this. Does anyone who switched from consulting to product management have any recommendations of h helpful PM books, courses, or programs?

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I'm trying to switch from consulting to product management. Is it possible to make the switch directly or would I need to go to business school? Are any FAANG companies keen on PMs with a consulting background? Are there any courses or books that could help me make the switch? I've been seeinga lot of ads Product School for instance. Is that a better value substitute for business school? Sorry for the question overload lol. Thanks in advance for your help 🙂

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How to be a better people manager? Any good resources / books I should look at?

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