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Finally a bowl of like-minded people! I love reading but finding it’s so hard to find people to discuss what I read.

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I’m working on revamping the US holidays within a private tech company. Any nuances the group thinks should be considered?
Current: MLK day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, labor day, veterans day, thanksgiving, Christmas. Optional: Presidents’ Day, Juneteenth, and US indigenous peoples day.

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Second year here: thought I didn't file a UCC for a deal that closed 6 months ago and shit myself for 20 min until I found the recorded version in an old email that I hadn't saved to the system.

Unrelated: anyone want some slightly used khakis?

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Hey guys I’m currently seeking new job opportunities as I am trying to grow professionally as well as pivot and change from Tech business/ sales to more serious roles such as project management , marketing , communications (creative or project lead roles) etc. I am trying to brush up my resume does anyone have any resources or career coach POC / opportunities I can network into to pivot my career opportunities. Would love to connect on LinkedIn get referrals and build relationships

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Is there a better tool than than Excel for making models? What do you use?

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Cognizant spent $1 billion additionally to arrest attrition: CEO

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Has anyone been dealing with some anxiety (social, etc.) that you feel has been affecting your work? Some people have gone back to the office and I just can’t because I feel like I can’t have interactions with work people now. What has worked for you?

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Folks who filed AOS in October , has anyone got their EAD/ AP?

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Hi! Does anyone know of any companies looking for senior ecomm managers or a website experience/optimization manager? Looking for remote opportunities (ideally!)

Anything helps really!

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Anyone looking for referall in Mastercard, DM me..

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Watching how the sausage gets made on new sales is a very entertaining experience

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How do snails fight?
—they slug it out 😂

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Anyone have any advice on crypto/bitcoin investing? Best way to get started? Good tips for what to buy? TIA

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didn’t know where to put this but with the pandemic (and some irresponsible spending) i haven’t been able to pay off my zero interest cc balance as much as i would’ve liked. has anyone had any luck in getting the promotional 0% time period extended? (through any of your banks)

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About to go on maternity leave and having anxiety about leaving my team. Lots of big projects that are critical for setting future that I'll miss. How do handle trusting your POV will be represented?

UBER & LYFT puts tomorrow?

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Thoughts on this team? I may have made few blunders during the draft, but does this team hold a chance?
This is full ppr league with 11 starters.

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How do I best prep for / get noticed by PE firms? Looking to transition from SaT (Strategy and Transactions - mostly DD and M&A ) at EYP to associate role at PE if possible— current 2YOE and TC: 150K

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Thoughts on biotech WLB? Want to leave consulting because of unsustainable hours, but wondering if I’ll have the same issues in a biotech job where the environment sounds quite unstructured and the role isn’t that well defined

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IT folks- Business Systems Analyst titles changed to Platform Analyst recently - are you seeing that across the industry? They said it was trying to keep up with the times, but not sure about that… it took Fishbowl a long time to even validate the Sr. Platform Analyst title.

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Hello! I will be attending an unranked B-school in London this fall. I chose the school for a handful of reasons (family, time, program, budget) and even before I have determined that I want to become an MBB consultant post MBA.

I come from an EM country, 10 years in Financial Services from brand-name global firms. Undergrad - Foreign Service.

Realistically, what are my chances of getting into MBB as a consultant? Do I even have a shot at an associate consultant role?

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Loving this new bowl! Please share your favorite business books with me. Topics of interest are personal finance, career, entrepreneurship, and life-work-balance and joy.

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Drucker is the OG! The Effective Executive 🔥🔥🔥

So many recent other recent business books are highly derivative

What are the other classics?

Post your favorite books atm mine are:

Atomic Habits by James Clear
Outliers Malcolm Gladwell

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Currently reading Invisible Women. Very eye opening book and highly recommend for fellow males to read it.

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How do you make time for reading in your schedule? Is it something you do in the early morning? On breaks? Before sleep? I can never seem to fit it in

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Best book for personal development you've read recently? Specifically interested in anything related to motivation, discipline, getting organized, daily habits, etc. I'm really trying to grow in this area

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Anyone have good books on private capital? Tradtional Private Equity, Venture, Growth, Search - even negotiating in the space. Just interested and looking for audiobooks. Thanks!

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What is everyone reading right now? Any suggestions?

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Has anyone read the Pyramid Principle by Barbara Minto? Is it a good read?

I just “read” we listened to “The Nowhere Office”. As we are RTOing it really struck home. Highly recommend.

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Do you read multiple books at once? Power through one at a time? Do you set a page or chapter daily/weekly goal? Only do audiobooks? Please share your reading habits so we 🐟 can borrow/steal like artists 🎨.

For me, I set 20-30 pg min/night and listen to a different audiobook to/from work. The audiobook thing is new as I've never read >1 at once. Considering 1 chapter/night w/ 3 different books (3 ch/night)... I just want to read them all though not sure - may muddle if one > others.

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Just read Super Pumped!! Made me realize only a madman like Travis could’ve upended the taxi/ car industry. Anyone else read it?

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Has anyone read ‘The Trusted Advisor’? Is it worth reading?

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Favorite books on leadership styles and mindset training?

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Just starting out in consulting right out of college. Any book recs?

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I thought it would be good to have a bowl where we can post book reviews / recommendations.

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Any books to recommend on mental strength?

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Do you use audio books or find them useful?

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What book has changed your life? Looking for personal growth/motivational books for summer

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