I have a reinforcement ML algorithm that reads historical data for a stock and tries to make a prediction on its future price. The training data is 20 years of daily indicators and the evaluation is 1 year while the testing data is also 1 year. My problem is that it takes the algorithm almost 12 hrs to make one full run through a training session on my MacBook. I also tried with google colab pro using their gpus and tpus but they’re only slightly faster. Is there any way to speed this up?
Transplants, what prompted you to move here?
Super curious to understand commission structures for those in tech solution sales. What’s your base comp? What % of GM hits your bottom line? I’m currently at 95k base, realizing 8% at an estimated 40% GM. Unsure if this is a competitive structure.
Those who work with multiple service lines, how do you manage expectations and workload? I like my time to be 50/50 but it never seems to work out that way.
Looking into a milestone birthday gift for myself and wanting to get a Chanel 19 WOC. If you have this, do you love it or do you wish you had gone with the classic WOC?
For Big 4, are you still hiring any M&A or strategy consulting for new grads? I had a final interview with EY for M&A except they ghosted me. I am looking to get into business consulting rather than tech consulting. Any advice helps!
About to start my first PM job after consulting. Any tips to get myself prepared and ramp up quickly? Books to read, courses to take, etc.? Currently doing ops consulting, no tech background.
Looking for a monthly parking pass around the fulton river west area (near the Jewel on Des Plaines). If anyone knows of a place that has availability or aren’t using their pass that I can rent, let me know!
When you calculate net worth do you include the FMV of your house or just your equity in the house (FMV minus outstanding loans)?
How is the principal csam role at Microsoft? is it more reactive? do we need to provide off hours support for any client operational issue? how different it is from traditional TAM roles? Microsoft
Can I please get 11 likes. I need it to DM.
Accenture is hiring! If you're about consulting and advising and not just screwing in the software, we need you! https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/explore-careers/area-of-interest/oracle-careers
Does anyone have advice/ experience with disclosing or advocating for your ADHD support needs in highly toxic environments? Or getting formal disability accommodations?
I’m on a VERY toxic project where I really need accommodations but I am scared there will be repercussions if I personally disclose my ADHD like I have on past projects.
I submitted an HR request for accommodations and it’s been ignored for over a week.
I really can’t take another week of spending every day crying.
Completely screwed up a final round interview on Friday. Oh, well. I’ll have to step it up next time.
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Anyone working at Revolut ? I'm at late interview stages and would love to speak to someone who works there to make sense of the move + role.
I got accepted into UPenn’s MCIT online program. Currently unemployed (6 months) and actively interviewing for PM roles. I’m expecting a remote PM offer but also debating whether I should study part time and work full time OR just go full time and finish quickly. I know UPenn attracts faang/maang companies which are my target companies.
As a woman, does going full time study delay my career progression given I was out of work force for 6 months already? I have 6 yoe as PM
How do your companies allocate budget to different products? I’m curious as I’m trying to stand this up a small startup and wanted to get some thoughts
Hi all. I work in HRIS system implementations. I’m curious to understand if Product Management is a role I can pivot to. Anyone here willing to let me pick their brain? TIA
I’m looking into product operations roles and would love to connect with folks that work in this space to learn more about what the role entails. Any product ops folks open to a virtual coffee chat?
I got an L5 non tech offer for Gtech S&O for Dublin (Ireland). Can you please share any feedback on this?
Base -euro 98k
Bonus - 15%
Equity over 4 years - USD 70k
Current YOE - 5years, currently at another FAANG company
Hey, wanted to share some new opportunities to join Coursera’s Corporate Strategy team. Here are referral links for anyone interested
Corporate Strategy + Development Associate (Bay Area, CA): https://grnh.se/1bbd18dd4us
I'll kick this off. What does everyone think are interesting / fulfillingn/ prestigious tech roles? What are you aiming for? Product manager? Sales operations? Analytics? Product marketing? Digital strategy?
What do you think the most important skills are to develop to be a successful product manager?
Anyone heard back from Capital One for the MBA product management position? My application has been in progress for over a month and no news from the company. @CapitalOne
This MAANG leadership recruiter be stalking my profile for two weeks straight but no Inmail yet 🤡
1YOE as a strategy consulting generalist, interested in breaking into PM. Would love to know which books / courses will get me in the best shape for PM, and if it’s worth looking into with my currently level of experience. Thank you!
Hi, i will be joining a startup soon to work as a product manager. What are some good books/materials/courses I can read in the meantime to prepare myself better for the job?
Which project experience to highlight when applying to strategy and ops roles in tech? I come from MBB consulting and have done a wide variety of projects (from strategy to org design to private equity). Any specific tips from ex-consultants?
How hard is it to get a product interview coming from a strategy/consulting background? I have no tech background.
Please talk to me about how you created better work-life balance, I am really struggling. I don't sleep much and I am barely balancing all of my tasks
Does a Product Manager needs to be very technical? Considering transition from sales to Product Manager. Any advice?
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