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?
Ladies I had a difficult breakup today (actually this breakup dragged on for two months). Hard lesson but love is not enough without commitment. Commitment is an active choice
How long did it take you to learn golf well enough to go out and play on a course? Just started taking lessons three weeks ago and really excited for it, but I’m not sporty and want to manage my expectations 😅
I am new to managing people. What books, articles, etc., would you recommend on the topic? Trying to be a non-shitty manager!
Anybody curious how Sanders still hasn’t learned his lesson about creating divisions inside the party and trash-talking female candidates?
When you do work for school (lesson planning and/or grading), do you keep the TV or music on in the background? I like to, but it's also distracting and makes me way less efficient.
Best books about management consulting?
New EM and just learned a great lesson about how even if my team’s and my work is 100% right, but leadership doesn’t feel in touch with it or clued in on development, it won’t get too far.
Do any of you have colleagues who are very possessive and not willing to share their lessons/resources/materials? Solutions?
What are some highly recommended people / team management books? Leading my first team right now and am looking for insight into conflicting personalities, working styles, etc.
I'm an account manager, but want to get better at helping and managing my team. So, I've started doing some of the copywriting myself so I can get a better feel for what's involved, what's needed, and how I can help others improve. I recently attended an SEO conference and then spent a weekend reading everything I can get my hands on. I've also got a reading list I'm building out. What are your favorite books and sources to become better at copywriting?
What was that trainwreck last night?!?!? I know we're not supposed to talk about politics, but my comment is bipartisan. Our gov is a mess and our leaders unbecoming! What will our students learn from this? What can we do to make it a teachable lesson?
Books to read as a newish manager? I struggle with feeling guilty directing people to do things when they seem busy and expressing disappointment
So true. I have gotten a lesson for life.
Fam! Deciding to get arranged marriage. If the potential SO is in India, what are your lessons learnt, do and don’ts, and things to keep in mind while talking to them. How did you do it?
I have so much mom guilt sending my baby to daycare. She’s 6 months old. The transition has been harder on me than her (she seems fine and happy, just isn’t sleeping well there yet) but I wonder if I should try and find a different solution. Part time nanny, part time daycare? We can’t afford a nanny full time. If I’m WFH and we have a nanny part time is it realistic that I’d see her during the day or am I kidding myself?
My team is looking to fill a position. One of my acquaintances applied. Is it legal for me to ask people I know she has worked with how she is like professionally? Someone had made previously made comment about her that is preventing her from getting an interview.
Anyone in here work in ERPA’s Wokrday practice? What’s the culture like? Any opportunities for professional development? Any active initiatives that keep a remote workforce engaged? Do y’all have fun??😂
Was asked to take on an intern on my job that I’m already behind schedule on (bc of client). already have a 1st year staff that is completely bombarding me with questions. How do i (politely?) say no?
My brother is a college student in Minnesota looking for a summer internship in our field. Is anyone here hiring or know of someone who may be willing to provide that opportunity?
Coming from audit... when do you plan to leave the big 4 and what is your hope to do after public accounting? Particularly interested to hear different non-accounting roles
Today is my first day back at work (and first full day back in my physical office) after a few weeks off for parental leave. Needless to say, I am struggling to stay focused on anything other than wanting to go back home to my spouse and child. I know I shouldn't take an emotional temperature on day one, but it has been more difficult being back than I anticipated. Any tips for navigating the waters for the first day/week/month back?
What's the best way to get laid off with severance? I've taken all my vacation days and just got staffed. Have already quit in my mind and plan on giving my last day notice whenever they(cont)
Recently started B4 accounting advisory - my projects keep getting delayed or cancelled and for the last few months I’ve only worked about two weeks. My next engagement just got cancelled and now I’m seriously worried about my utilization and about getting fired after just starting. My counselor was aware of my situation but didn’t mention too much about it and I’ve been reaching out + letting people know I’m available this whole time. Don’t know what else to do and how concerned I should be
Currently working on interview prep for a product manager role. Purchased the product alliance course and going through the content now. Ex consulting 🐠, now product mgrs, did you also read more books, content etc to learn core principles of pm to boost confidence in interview prep? Thanks in advance! 🙏🏼
Tempted to rsvp yes to summer intern events about one month after my due date (our second), Feel like some social events would be fun, but is that just wishful thinking?
That moment when the call admin mutes your line when your kid starts crying in the background...
Can I disclose a public sector client if it's public knowledge to an interviewer? As in our contract was published and reported on, is it ok for me to say I work on it? Also the project is a covid project and pretty obvious to connect the dots if I describe my work. Been through 5 rounds with an investment bank without disclosing and have a final interview with an MD.
Has anyone received more than a 5k signing bonus coming in as a S3? Seems to be the default, but curious if anyone negotiated this. Chicago, EY
I am new to RR this year. I am excited about this new journey and created this group to hear advice and tips for classroom setup, organization, and time management. Thanks to all who comment!
How did you manage gmat w/ >14 hrs of client work + practice dev (internal firm)? How long did it take you to get that >90 percentile? Any tips on studying for gmat consistently?
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