Hello! I teach a high school financial algebra class and we have only 4 weeks left of school. Are there any projects or unit lessons you’d recommend? I want to keep up engagement. Thank you!
Kamala Harris’ “history lesson” on Abe Lincoln to avoid the “packing the courts” question was another manufactured lie during the debate https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/kamala-harris-dishonesty-on-abe-lincoln/
So leveraging existing assets and lessons learn, is this a good practice? My interviewer said their company prefers to do things from the scratch. I’m very confused 😐
Mistakes are the learned lessons to a better career. But every time I have made a mistake, it seems like it is the end of the world. I want to hear stories...of a time where you made a mistake and your superiors did not freak out, but used it as a lesson for you. does that exist anywhere?
I have always taught my students that life is a path of actions and consequences that are a result of those prior actions; positive actions positive consequences, negative actions negative consequences. I change the vocabulary from "I'm giving you a ___" to "You're earning a ___ with your actions." I start my first day with this lesson and have frequent reminders of this throughout the year. This has always been a successful strategy.
I am teaching as an adjunct at my alma mater. I am focusing a class on life as an attorney and the different roles your substantive background can bring you to and tips/tricks/antidotes for survival. What are the things you wish someone told you as a 2L or 3L about life and law and your practice? Things to focus on or ignore? Lessons learned the hard way? Would love to crowd source bullets on this outside of my own experience (and my guest speakers who are unfortunately all male except for 1).
Quick advice on financing a used car? Any recommendations/lessons learned? Thanks! Happy to provide additional info
I teach Economics and Personal Finance at a specialty school. I use NGPF for personal finance but I am seeking Economics lessons for G&T
life lessons to exist (not prosper) in consulting.... say what you mean. May offend a few folks but people will trust you and come to you for honest opinions and observations. others?
After yesterday, this is my thought: I need to check with my students mentally first, the lesson can wait or be done tomorrow. Oxford High School is 21 miles from my school.
My Canvas account glitched. 4 years of classes disappeared today, including all modules (units & lessons) I created. On top of that, my planning copies I work on during the summer. 😭😱🤢😡
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Are you finding it easy or challenging to translate your "in person" lessons to an online format?
How many teachers set their own curriculum, meaning that you come up with everything you teach and assess? Beyond that, how many teachers are expected to change up their content almost every year? As a high school English teacher, I develop everything myself or collaborate with my (frankly amazing) coworkers. We are asked constantly to find new, modern books to buy and to develop curriculum around them (because our subject is more skill based). Wondering if other districts/subjects do the same.
Sold 100k worth of stocks as I was on margin. Just sharing that it’s my lesson learnt to not play with Margins :( at this number
One of my instructional aides informed me that another aide is taking Snapchats of our synchronous virtual lessons. I'm fuming. What do I do?
What's the worst screw-up you've had on the job? What lessons did you learn and how did you recover?
How important are cover letters? I’ve started applying to some jobs but haven’t bothered with any cover letters since I’m not in a rush to leave/have been lazy. What prompted this is a position at Apple where I have very qualified experience.
Just got an H1B renewal approval. Is USCIS still requiring stamping outside of the US during the pandemic? If so, would I qualify for drop box (no changes in job profile) in Canada or Mx?
A little conflicted and could use some advice — I recently transferred offices several months ago. I just got hit up for what could be described as my dream position, but I feel guilty — continued..
Resignation going in tomorrow! Taking a CTO role at smaller IT services firm...more $, better title, local, better benefits, just in time for baby #2! Happy 2018 🍸🥂🍻🥃
Who here stays at Luxury hotels on engagements? E.g. Four Seasons, St. Regis, Ritz, Park Hyatt etc.
Need referral Yoe: 7.5 Skill: Java 8, spring boot, Microservices, Aws, Kubernetes, docker Serving notice period 27 days left. Working location: Kolkata (preferred), Remote
Looking for advice: does part time MBA opens the same doors as full time? I work in DC area and on a visa. Don't think I can work full time and study full time as well. Thinking of applying next year, but let's see.
What’s the best way to ask during an interview if your work week will actually be 40 hours? When I leave PA I am 100% not trying to work any more than 40.
Has anyone filed taxes after a 401k/IRA withdrawal under the CARES act? Seems like Turbo tax does not accommodate the change yet, so I'm wondering how ppl have done it (if they have so far)?
Is there a difference of being on the beach and on the bench? My take is that you are on the beach when you roll off a project that has given you a hard time and want to relax a bit. The bench when you really want to be out on a project but cant for som reason. What is you take? Are they just two words for the same thing
Hi Guys, Need your suggestion. I dropped papers and after a month I got a mail that my profile is shortlisted for Google business unit inside tcs. They say if visa will be raised immediately and I will moved to UK. What's the probability of this. Hope it is not a lollypop to make me take back resignation. Tata Consultancy
Interesting article on post New Year resignations..I feel like I know a LOT of people interviewing right now that will jump after 401k payouts, bonus payouts, vacation for holidays, etc https://www.inc.com/suzanne-lucas/if-you-think-great-resignation-is-bad-just-wait-until-january.html
For those that interviewed during busy season, were companies willing to work with you to set your start date after busy season or did they ask for you to start now and leave your previous firm in the middle of busy season?
L.E.K. experienced hire associate comp range?
New to options trading, been following this bowl a while and trying to get educated with courses on options alpha and TD Ameritrade. How many of yall are able to make consistent extra income from options trading? I’m not expecting BC wins but was hoping after some practice for a little side income to make the no raise year a little less painful. Just wondering if it’s more of a gamble then anything except for the exceptional few...
I’m only 2-3 years into my career and I feel like f*cking toilet paper — just spent a week of my life busting ass/working OT on a reduced salary (thanks COVID, love ya 😘) “designing” PPT presentations for clients I’ve never met. I know that’s normal, but it would be nice to know the ppl who constantly tell you to “jazz it up”... I’m just really, really questioning what I’m doing in advertising. I feel like I have absolutely no point right now and it doesn’t seem like that’s going to change.
Hi, I’m an analyst at a Big 4 firm about 3 months into my first project and feel lost and utterly confused. Project is outside of my skill set and interest and I feel like I’m in too deep and don’t care enough to eat shit for this project. Not looking to get my hand held, and never afraid of hard work, but this project really sucks in my opinion. Really wanna get to a new project but trying to figure out if it’s me or the project? Anyone ever been in these shoes?
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