Beside toastmasters, what are other ways to improve communication and public speaking skills? Books, podcasts...?
Does anyone know of any business oriented, but novel/fictional books with interesting characters? Not looking for self-help, more of actual literature with business themes/plots.
Can you recruit into non strategy groups of MBB out of MBA with a higher chance of getting the job? I.e McKinsey implementation or similar?
The new Delta Comfort+ system is KILLING me.
Fun question: if you have green card, which industry / role would you like to switch to? (and what is your current industry / role btw)
Did my first interview with Amazon -Technology Audit.. didn’t think it went well but got an email today saying they’re excited to move on to 2nd stage, another phone interview; any success ideas? Tnx
Got below offer - Product Manager in Tech - 180k base, 10% bonus, 160k RSU (vested 4 years), Should I take this or wait to hear back from FAANG ? Thoughts?
What’s general turnaround time from final candidate interview to decision / offer? Friend I referred for a SD role has gone through the process (2 Partner interviews, 1 SD interview) with the last interview occurring about two weeks ago. She hasn’t heard anything from HR and HR hasn’t responded to her emails asking on status. Not sure if that’s par for the course or an indication she got dinged.
Looking for a strong AAE or AE level comms/pr/social person to join my client-side team. Tech company, ad industry, global team, and lots of opportunity to grow. In NYC, downtown. DM me!
Trying to decide exit plan. 3rd yr doing insurance coverage litigation, but not sure if I can spin that into in house or a solo gig that won’t be too much of a pay cut at some point (sole breadwinner with family here). Any ideas or anecdotes to help inspire the next steps?
Currently on an F-1 visa & wondering if any of the firms are hiring foreign students. In the last 6 months, during interviews, I’ve been told I can’t be moved to the next step cuz of my visa status.
First time home buyer here… got 2.75% rate and 15k in closing costs. Does any of this look off the mark and ripe for negotiation? 15k seems so high but it’s all gibberish to me!
I am on track to FI/RE in 9 years at age 42. But I am burnt out. Considering stepping away for 6 months to a year to do something cool, but don't want to fuck up fi/re. Help me see the forest through the trees? I've been a delayed gratification kind of person my whole life. Sick of waiting.
Need to stay in NYC for a few days. Attending a late night show right off of times square. Hotel recommendations? W, Westin, the Lexington, St Regis are all close but I've never stayed in the city
do you lose your United status early if you earned it via firm-sponsored status challenge? made United Gold in April ‘19, now apparently am... “Mileage Plus Member?"
Interviewing with Elixirr next week for a (Senior) Consultant role in NYC; recruiter connected me to opportunity. Concerns are that they do more execution than strategy and quoted compensation at $115K might be lower than industry average. Would appreciate any insight on reputation and career development prospects.
Newly laid off and considering going into consulting. Has anyone done it with a VC or PE firm? If so, I’d love to connect.
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