Physical book recommendations? Looking for topics on Python, ML, DS, etc. Any interesting must reads in the field? Looking heavy to up-skill and get more technical! The journey begins now.
Book recommendations threads! Include title with a brief summary: ‘The Philosopher and the Wolf’ by Mark Rowlands. A book about connections beyond humans. Not just with animals, but the world. He does a phenomenal job of wrapping philosophical thoughts and theories into every day life. Highly recommend for those who love the outdoors, have a dog, or want a new outlook on life.
Any (light) book recommendations to read- non fictional, not self-help. Psychology, abstract, biography, science, human evolution, how our mind works, etc..
I’m interested real estate investing (buying my first house this year) and would like to learn more. Does anyone have book recommendations? I can’t decide between flipping or rental income properties but also need to just learn about the whole home buying process.
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...
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 !
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
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.
Best investment book recommendations?
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
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.
Any book recommendations?
Hey all, I remember seeing a email where it states PTO this year will not effect utilization.. But i see it resulting in a low utilization for me.. Both standard and adjusted are at 75%..Can someone please help me understand this.. Thanks
What would make you choose a 3 person firm with less pay/benefits over a BigCo? I’m hiring in the new year and I’d love some thoughts from you all. Thanks!
Hi ladies~ I am looking for recommendations on travel bags, like Lo & Sons OG bag. 🥰Thanks in advance!!! Oh and what are the best deals you’ve seen with Lo & Sons?
Have a verbal offer with a call on Monday to discuss details. I'm thinking about not giving any further information on Monday on my numbers (I already gave a minimum which I'd be OK with, which maybe was a mistake?) or my opinion and then doing negotiation over email. Do I have the right idea here? And if you don't have competing offers but are interviewing elsewhere, and they don't budge on timelines, any recommendations for what I should do to bump up the offer I currently have? ...
Did Deloitte have a late-night Uber policy before the pandemic? Joining in a month and also moving and wondering how much I should consider it. For context, my current company had a policy pre-pandemic where we could Uber home every time we worked after 7PM and we could expense meals as well during those days.
What package does a 2nd year manager get at PwC Chicago Tax and what would be the joining bonus? How is the culture over in the office? Does Asians get fair treatment?
Is there an industry community for agency mothers to connect? Curious to hear what resources you use & communities you‘re part of. Or does your agency have their own mother groups to support you?
I’m wondering from those who have moved from account to strategy how you’ve liked it and what were your motivations, pros and cons of the jump and what you think about the trajectory of your career and salary now. The head of strategy at my agency recently said I could be on her team and I’m extremely intrigued but surprised as I just always thought I’d be on the account side since I do so well there.
hey all, i’m 3 years into my career. some decent work produced, some awards (mostly student). after getting laid off last fall and many many applications and emails sent, I’ve decided to spend time and money on a creative PR stunt to get my dream agencies’ attention. I’ve decided I don’t want to settle any longer, and I’m ready to make the jump to the elite. so people that have made it to their dream agencies: when did it happen for you, what made it happen, and was it everything you hoped for?
How is the culture at Baker Tilly? I’ve seen a lot job postings there lately. Baker Tilly
Currently in the cloud space. When is a good time to exit consulting? Goal is to become a tech lead in a mid to large size corporate. Thanks.
What does your role look like? Just curious to get a feel for how others' UX research roles are since I don't know another besides in my department.
Has anyone made the jump to FP&A? If so, can you please comment what interview questions you were asked?
Hi, Consulting Moms! I need advice - I am leaving industry to return to consulting. I have offers from KPMG and Deloitte, and we are looking to start a family ASAP (we have been actively trying and I have a feeling it would be just my luck to start a new job and find out I’m pregnant). Would love your insight around personal experience with hours per week, work-life balance, culture, etc. Offers are same level/role/scope (Change Management / Transformation / Human Capital) and same salary. TY!
Does a high salary hurt my chances for MBA admission? Are the important metrics to these schools salary increase post-graduation, or do they care more about absolute salary amounts post graduation?
I’ll be traveling internationally on Delta with 3 pcs of checked luggage (free because I’m platinum) One of them weighs >50lbs. Will they waive the overweight baggage fee if I ask nicely?
I’m planning to buy the study materials for the SHRM-CP certificate through Amazon. What are the best ones to obtain?
Anyone familiar with Red Bull ops/culture, etc.?
If you bought ADO additional time off and quit before you use it do you get it paid back?
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