Any book recommendations for GC of a startup?
I’m writing a lot, but I don’t feel like I’m getting any better. I think I should probably start reading (lol). Some fun book recos?
Transitioning to L&E in the new year. Any book recommendations to help make the transition a little smoother?
Any book recommendations for someone who worries way too much about work? Have already read The Subtle Art...looking for other good ones? Specific to consulting would be awesome!
Looking for good book recommendations for my Kindle. No genre specially open to anything!
Any book recommendations for stress management?
Would you say summaries are as effective for self help books like "the subtle art of giving a fk" and other similar books? I feel the books themselves ramble on too much on a side story only to tell a point that could be summed up in a couple sentences.
Or am I just not getting good book recommendations for growth/development on mental well being and productivity
Any book recommendations for philosophy, psychology, and business? Or any book you read last year changed your values? Going to fly international, gonna read it on flight. 😍
Any book recommendations for management? Recently promoted and will me working with and mentoring juniors. Would love to learn some proper management skills and be able to grow young creatives
Any book recommendations? I prefer self improvement, finance, and biographies. Any recommendations welcome! Bonus if it’s on kindle unlimited and free!
Recently moved to US. Anyone has any book recommendations to understand cultural differences vs other nations? Having some trouble with this fake niceness and packaging every communication. Thanks !
Any good book recommendations on how to refine sales pitch technique? Recently came from industry with 10 YOE but none of that experience was sales so having to scramble to find my style / technique.
Any book recos for dating someone with anxiety? Also open to any general advice as well. In a LTR and my partner falls into deep periods of anxiety and it takes sometime to bring him back. Weighs on me sometimes but I love him so here we are. I am in therapy myself so that helps but interested in understanding anxiety more and how it impacts relationships (I.e., feels like we sometimes take a couple steps forward then one step backward).
Want to improve my verbal and written communication skills. I hear reading more would help but I don’t read as much as I used to. So I’m wondering what books would help with that? Should I just read books that tickle my fancy like suspense and true crime novels? Help! Welcome to all book recommendations.
Anyone have a good book reco on how consultancies think? Want an overview on the different mindset or basic differences in organizational structure.
Any good book recommendations?
Any good book recommendations? Haven’t read in a long time so a good fiction book to pull me in over the weekend would be nice
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Anyone shed light on Deloitte San Jose office. I’m curious what culture/work is like. I would be pursing an internal audit risk advisory role.
I have 3 years of ABAP Exp at TCS I'm heavily underpaid. Want to switch ASAP but finding it very difficult to crack interviews. Please guide me on how to prepare for ABAP technical interviews.
Thanks in advance.
Headed to London for Christmas. Hotel recs? I can’t decide if I use Bonvoy points or no?
Anyone else kind of feel like a glorified developer as a tech consultant? I went into consulting to run away from that, not towards it 😓 I guess I was sold a more functional role as a pretty technically heavy role
How do you break the habit of procrastination?
Looking for ideas on technologies we can add internally to improve productivity? For example, have been looking at DealCloud. Thanks!
I have an offer with
IBM for 16LPA
SYNECHRON 22 LPA
UST global 21 LPA
Yoe - 5
Role - Java spring boot and microservices developer.
Which one to choose among them, as I'm seeing mixed reviews about SYNECHRON and good reviews about UST global in Glassdoor. Kindly help. Thanks in advance.
Priorities are wlb, learning curve, job security and good number of projects.
Trying to get a sense of if I’m underpaid. Just joined FDD from audit in a HCOL city. My senior 2 salary is 115k - is that low?
What are some of the best opportunities in industry if one was to exit as an SC in human capital with significant experience in org change management, design, and talent strategies?
What grades do you serve and in what state?
What do you consider “too long” of an interview process?
I’m currently going through a process for a senior analyst position that goes like: recruiter phone call, interview with manager, take-home case study/presentation, then 3-4 back to back interviews with stakeholders. This isn’t for a faang company btw.
I don’t find this ridiculous but it’s the longest process I’ve ever had so I’m curious what others think/have gone through!
I’ve very fortunate to have a new job. I wanted WFH, but I guess it wasn’t in the cards. Do you think people who work from home are that much happier?
Looking for internal mobility options in Morgan Stanley. I got 7 years of experience within the firm and 12 years experience overall in IT production management. Appreciate any leads!
I’m beginning to think about starting my own agency, - I’ve seen a big need for in house design team support, primarily on the marketing side of the house. Would an embedded agency model be interesting for hi growth tech companies? Where their in house creatives can work with an external team to help support their creative needs at a flexible cost?
Brainstorming what some interesting biz ideas can be and this crossed my mind (having experienced this need acutely myself)
Any co-worker hook ups that you have witnessed or being part of. Was it weird afterwards or how was it handled?
Laptop/chromebook rec needed: Don't want to spend a ton of $. Mostly want to use so I can organize pics, clear stuff off my Galaxy Note and save some personal docs currently stored on work laptop. Thoughts?
Setting aside my whole afternoon for first draft of HBS essay today. Know bits and pieces of what I want to talk about but not really the full story so this will be a challenge. Anyone have tips for what’s worked well to get into the groove for fluid essay writing/introspection? (Besides drinking, I’m not tryna get drunk this afternoon.)
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can anyone that has gotten laser hair removal give their opinion? do you guys recommend waiting till the winter since you can go in the sun after getting it done? and around how much did it go for? i’ve heard it’s burned some people and i’ve been so scared (btw i have darker hair, so i’ve heard it tends to work better?)
For those who have left (or are planning to leave soon) EY, what was the final straw? Do you like where you are now?
Too sensitive to criticism
I like to think I’m a tough person but the second my coach says anything critical I’m immediately on the verge of tears. I’m sure this isn’t a women only issue, but any cop
Why do they always blame seniors for everything in PA? They tell you to not worry about budget and charge everything, but when you go over budget they question why interns charged 8 hours a day? Then you stop utilizing them, they ask why their utilization is so low?
I need some love life advice. I am 27 yrs old & have been getting pressured by my South Asian family to find someone. Being single at this age is unfathomable to them. I don't mind dating someone bt I have been having hard time to find someone due to work and life in general. I am bit old school so I prefer that kind of love. How can career oriented woman find someone? I tried online dating but am anxious about it. I have so many bad experiences that I'm afraid to break my heart further.
How much did you expect your fiancé/husband to spend on your wedding ring? How much was your actual wedding ring?
Anyone used nexplanon? I had it put in a few days ago and now waiting to see if any side effects will happen 😂 but I noticed my mood has been better 😊 anyone has experience any side effects and how long does it take for thebside effects to happen?
What is your biggest regret in your life so far?
Ladies, have a beach trip planned in August and realized my period is scheduled for that week. I’ve tried skipping the week of sugar pills before and going straight to the next pack, but that resulted in a week of spotting. Could I stop taking BC for a few weeks (not sexually active), and then start it up again right when I’m headed to the beach?
Hi ladies! Very transparent post!, today is rough! I try to gentle parent my 3 old son but he doesn’t listen! Only does when I have to raise my voice, take away something, or mean mug 😩😩
My daughter is the total opposite. She actually listens and is growing into an emotionally intelligent and stable kid.
I feel exhausted with my son to the point that I get frustrated because I don’t have time to recoupe or unwind. Any advices, tips?
Anyone do fun excursions in Costa Rica?
What are some of your favorite apps for workouts and nutrition?? Starting a new job this month and should have more time to spend on my health 😊 so curious what’s worked well for you ladies!
Taking over someone’s role and they were pretty damn good at their job but also they have a hard time letting go of things. They talk to me like I’m working underneath them when our boss made it very clear things will be fully transitioned next month. Her refusal to let go has really set me back on what I can learn because she’s been doing a lot of things on her own even when I ask to help. Feeling frustrated and angry because she undermined me today when I asked to take the lead
Okay ladies. What are those things women need to be better at doing that they traditionally aren’t (as opposed to men) to be successful in an accounting firm?
When do you tell your work that you’re pregnant? We had an oops and surprise! I’m pregnant and due at the end of March. I’m terrified to tell them but I feel like I should tell them sooner than later since I’m due during busy season. 🤦🏼♀️ I’m married & we have other kids but they’re older & I didn’t work in PA when they were little so this is all new to me.
I have a dilemma and am not sure what to do. I am currently working at my used-to-be dream workplace but things haven’t been going so well. My performance has been bad (started during Covid and has always been virtually, switched my career focus to something completely new). My coach and I are in the process of switching me to another team, which could potentially be a good fit for me. Though, I am not sure when that will be since there is currently no business need based on the conversations.