Hey friends, I’ve taken on our agencies community manager as a mentee, and am working with her to help her navigate working her way to becoming a Strategist. I’m developing a curriculum for her, but I was curious what things you wish you knew as your were starting your path in strategy, as well as what resources/books/influential thinkers you’d recommend me integrating into it? Thanks in advance!!
Hi Ladies! I’m transitioning to a manager of a team I’ve been leading. There’s been a lot of turnover with the team and I feel like I’m having a hard time getting the team to see me more as an authoritative figure. For example, when I ask for volunteers on a simple task, no one replies. Should I just resort to assigning rather than asking? Also are there leadership books you suggest that I could read up on? Thank you!
What are the best approaches you have used for stress management? Any recommendations on books and best meditation videos on YouTube or purchased?
Are there any good movies or novels that show skill development - like follow through? Self-management? Money management? I read a lot of self help books so I know a lot of the theory, and books peppered with examples help, but I feel like most 1 paragraph examples don’t five justice to how hard it may be to change a behavior.
I want to become a better people manager. I haven’t ever gotten any formal training in this and now my career will demand it. Any training, conferences, books you good folks recommend?
Looking for pharma-specific market access/product launch/life cycle management books/textbooks! Total rookie in this space. Thank you!
I’m looking to book a few leadership and management trainings or coaching for my CDs and ACDs. Any recommendations in New York? Something that’s not team bonding activity.
I was asked by a friend for a few management consultant books (similar to liar's poker in the finance industry) to check out. The only one I can think of is Peter Drucker's Adventures of a Bystander (good but not too much consulting)... any suggestions! 😁
Any recommendations for good business books (preferably on general management or economics)?
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!
I am in process of buying a Lincoln book. About 500k in revenue. We used a third party to value it, Key Management Group. They produce great reports on the practice you're looking at acquiring
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.
At what level in account management do you start getting bonuses or commission on how much your book of business grows? Is this something I should be negotiating in offer letters?
What are some good books to read, materials or classes about how to be a more effective PM? And about communication management, recos are gladly accepted.
What time do you booked your return flights on Thursday's? Awesome managers have let me book as early as 4:30 PM.
Where do B4 people live in NYC? Moving there next month as senior associate in advisory and looking for ideas
Thoughts on Snoo? Worth it? Hubby and I are thinking of renting in lieu of purchasing since this will be our last child and babies aren’t in bassinets for very long. Thoughts?
Are people still applying after only 2 years in consulting? Seems common for MBB but I wonder how you built solid recommendations / experience in so little time post-undergrad.
I've written on my resume that I'm a US Citizen (literally the first thing on the next line after my name) but literally every HR person I've spoken to recently immediately asks if I need visa sponsorship. Is it just something that ATS doesn't screen for usually? I'd hope a human is actually reading my resume. I don't want to be that person that says "yes, it's on my resume" lol
Deloitte 🐠 had my first round interview with the recruiter about a week back. She said she will get back to me with 2 days. Should I follow up now or it’s too soon.
Interviewing with Accenture with a range of $175 -185k for first year Senior Manager. It seems low to travel for 4 days a week. What’s typical for 1st year SMs?
Question: does your agency have a dept called “Delivery” ? And if so, is this a Creative or Production (or project mgt?) function? If it’s not one of those, what is it’s role? Thank you!
Deloitte H1B folks: What did the firm do when/if you got a 221(g) during H1B stamping since it can take months to get resolved and you can’t work in the interim?
I had an interview that I severely bombed (nerves got me) and obvi didn’t move forward. Is it a smart move to reach out to the interview and say 1) I didn’t accurately represent myself and 2) after...
How is Wolters Kluwer as a company ? Can any fish give me insights into the culture, work life balance and compensation metrics for mid- level management roles and below ? Thanks in advance!!
End goal: strategy at a large industry player (auto, apparel, etc) Is it more logical to use the mba to jump right into those companies or use the mba to get into Mbb/tier 2 and then jump?
So umm whose’s going to tell him? Also not surprised over half the people in this pic have caught COVID.
Which career path will u choose for yourself and why? Options - 1) CXO of large tech co., like FAANG 2) partner with b4/mbb 3) CXO of a unicorn - like stripe or what Facebook was in 2006/2007, with a huge upside when it goes public 4) start a company of ur own that has a decent shot of becoming successful. All the options will make u rich and yes u only have 4 options.
We are getting ready to implement a office wide base salary, 68k. Receptionist? 68k. Why? Because we can. We've never taken outside funding, and taking a page out of Dan Prices playbook. Anyone else?
With hotels and airlines struggling, do people think credit card travel perks/bonus points/reward systems will change post pandemic? Additionally, does anyone have and is satisfied with the amex hilton aspire card? Thinking of adding this to the wallet once travel opens up.
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