🐟🐠Best investment book recommendations (stocks, real estate, fundamental analysis etc.). Any books that will really help me to get smart on investing and stock analysis. Also, best trading platforms?
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!
Good book recommendations on the basics behind M&A deals and the DD process? Asking for a friend who is looking to start a search fund and has operational experience but no finance.
Was wondering if any teachers had book recommendations for a new kindergarten sped teacher. I want to make sure i’m writing effective IEPs and providing the right modifications for them.
Post your product management book recommendations here! I'll start:
1. The lean product playback
3. The design thinking playbook
What are your go to books!?
Any book recommendations for business related DEI? Or DEI in general? Not sure if there are any specifically geared towards public accounting, early career, consulting, but those would be a plus.
Transitioning to L&E in the new year. Any book recommendations to help make the transition a little smoother?
Anyone has a good book reco on introverts?
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?
Anyone have any good psychology book recommendations? I’m trying to learn more about myself and find psychology interesting.
Does anyone have any book recommendations that have helped them become a better consultant ?
Self-Improvement book recommendations?
What are your book recommendations?
I was recently hired as an event coordinator/project manager for my company. Are there any online certification courses I could take to freshen up my skills? I would also love book recommendations or trade article recommendations. Thank you in advance
Book recommendations... go
Book recommendations for using my 3 audible credits? Prefer narrators who aren’t dryer than the Sahara. Would like something business/ consulting related if exists. Also enjoy nonfiction, sci Fi and fantasy
Book recommendations: Hi 🐠, can you all recommend a few books that can help me learn a little about the following topics?
- How to go about ideating a new line of service or product? (Understanding market needs and viability of the product, designing/scoping the product, etc)
- How to define a business case for funding an idea?
- How to launch a product and/or a startup?
Starting a Strategy role and would like to use the down time to prepare. Open to other books on strategy concepts as well :)
Which one is a better career path for someone just starting in the construction industry? Design or project management? Whats a fair offer for an entry level position in each of them?
Hey fellow Disney Lovers,
I generally have a few lessons in which I can use Pixar shorts to teach students how to identify and discuss literary signposts, how to identify and explain the development of theme, character traits, and other narrative elements. What are some of your favorite shorts? I am trying to incorporate activities where my students get to choose their own clips for independent practice with these skills and need a variety to draw from.
I am more concerned than ever about this sinking boat… the cash flow issues, understaffed teams etc. the investor won’t let us invest in better technology (the whole internal apps sucks… I have 4 mailbox to follow and the lovely help center). It’s everything but not efficient… I am so done to do these tons of admin tasks… it’s mind blowing. Anyone else does feel the same?
Interviewed four candidates and really like all 4. It’s going to suck to tell 3 of them that they’re not getting the job.
Best trading bot and why...go
What’s the best company to earn points with on a hertz rental? Hertz or an airline or hotels, etc. trying to figure out best return.
I am a psychologist starting a new job tomorrow. Everyone that I have come into contact with at my new job have been dressed very professionally. My first day is an orientation day and the HR director told me that I may want to dress in comfortable clothing since I will be sitting most of the day. What would you wear?
Headphones or earphones?
Why have I made African friends (born in US but with immigrant parents, recent citizens or on Visas) so much more easily than African Americans (I have very few)? Could it be that I play soccer which many Africans love and play proportionately more than AAs who play many different sports? In work I get along with AAs but think I always have to reach out and put more effort in. With Africans it seems to come natural and we both put in work and our energy matches one another’s. Cont.
I am in the negotiation phase as only 30 days left for me to join any organization. I want to get the best offer so that the HR gets impressed and convinced to offer the maximum budget.
Tech Stack: DevOps, Cloud, Microservices
YOE: 10 Yrs CCTC: 22LPA Holding Offer: 38 LPA ECTC: 50LPA(if possible)
Note: Please suggest me the data points required to convince the HR. I would really appreciate everyone's help and never forget the favor guys. HELP ME!
Fishbowl fam, I need to buy a new PC for bschool! Need to make a decision today. I’ve shortlisted my choices between Surface Pro and Lenovo Yoga. Open to other recs! Please help!
Do you regret becoming a social worker? For those who have dealt with these feelings - how did you manage them?
I am working as a Senior Mulesoft developer with a total of 6.5+ years of experience and I was applying for European companies from India.
I had a screening and a little bit technical round with a company from Lisbon, portugal. They have asked me to provide the expected salary.
I need your help.
Is this group filled with married ppl or singles who are trying to help each other with their dating issues?
Go see A Star is Born. It was a cathartic experience if you’ve recently come out of a bad experience (e.g., relationship, busy season trauma, etc.). The film hit me really hard, but in a good way.
I have an offer form APIsero. I need to go work on Salesforce. But they are offering Mulesoft. Please suggest some ways to get Salesforce. I need to be sure on that before joining.
Why can’t I find the main Pro bowl anymore. I was in it for almost a year and now it’s gone. Is it possible to get kicked out?..
Marketers, I would like to know how do you guys feel about your agencies.
1) What do you guys have to complain about them?
2) What do you guys have to compliment about them?
3) What is your expectation about an agency? What problem they should solve to help you in your routine?
This will help me a lot.
Additional Posts in Consulting
Yes or no?
Is it right/just/fair that the people that fall under “diversity” get to have an advantage as big as getting to skip multiple 1st and 2nd rounds both in banking and consulting?
To the people convinced Im speaking from my ass, it’s not uncommon. It’s so common that’s it’s just known to be fact at my UG
I miss having an expense account.
My company laid off a bunch of people yesterday and a few of my friends got affected. I have so little motivation to work today but I have a client meeting tomorrow :(
Has anyone had success in writing off tuition for a part-time MBA program as a work related expense? If so, how did you address the requirement around “maintains or improves your job skills”?
For the market savvy 🦈s - Hold ATW? Yay or nay? Bought in pre-acquisition announcement. Have 20% upside right now. No cap gains hit bc I'm carrying a loss from another position...
I want to buy a portable second monitor for my laptop to take with me for when clients cant provide great team rooms. Any recommendations?
At your firm, what is the “lead” time between the contract getting signed and the project kickoff?
I have two offers.
1. Take a nap and work late before early morning meetings.
2. Work now, drink this evening, and get to bed on time.
Which do I go for?
I got charged $80 for using a Marriott hotel phone for an international phone call. Boo.
Would you accept a title loss to move from T2 to MBB? Really good impression from practice and partners, however would bump from Manager to Senior Consultant level.
Up for promo ~12 months post joining, with initial hit in comp being mitigated with signing bonus. Would be a bump as soon as promo goes through.
However would mean ~1yoe seniority loss (although quite early in career)
Capital in the 21st Century
Lord of the rings. True story
Currently reading "The Business Romantic" by Tim Leberecht and it's really kickass
Any of the Erik Larson books are quick and easy reads. If you want dense, but informative, anything by Ron Chernow.
Battle cry freedom. Its strikes a bit close to home this election year.
I second @SC1's recommendation
Just finished "the signal and the noise" by Nate silver (of 563 fame) solid read
Read the deadliest sea - true story about coast guard rescue in Barents 🌊
The Buy Side
Barbarians at the gates. Charlie Wilton's war.
The Other Wes Moore