Got to CD level for being a good creative, trying to get better at the managerial part. Any good books / resources about how to effectively lead and push the teams that work under me?
What’s a book you’ve read that made you a better CD. Books on creativity, mentorship, leadership, etc. I want this thread to be a resource for everyone.
Looking for inputs and insights into developing Executive Presence as an immigrant female. Any books, tutorials, live classes etc. that has helped anyone and willing to share? Also looking to hear what in your experience has been the reason that impedes the exec presence someone could potentially bring in a senior leadership setting. How does that differ for a M vs. F candidate?
Leadership: They’ll be working long hours, quick turn around times, lots of spreadsheets, models, and presentations Best Buy: We have brand new Surface books Leadership: No the oldest version of Dell will work, thanks!
i want to learn more about investing and strengthen my skills for investing outside of the company. aside from googling, do you have recs on books, blogs, leaders to follow that will help me improve?
Have some downtime. Would anyone read a book on how to lead successful tech strategy assessments? (Willing to pay for it? $9.99?)
Want to learn how to start valuing my more and focusing on high ROI activities as a young professional. Any Partners/MDs/Senior Leaders have tips for a rookie or books they’d recommend?
There's a ton of self help and leadership books out there to help people in their careers. If there was one that was written front the lense of a public accounting, would you read it?
Trying to level up my on strategic thinking skills. What books, podcasts or other learning sources would you recommend? Is there a boom that catalogs successful strategic plays by companies/ leaders?
Looking for an awesome senior copywriter or ACD who would be interested in making the jump to CD at a good agency in NYC. It will be my first time as a CD so looking for someone with similar experience but with a desire to manage people and lead a team. DM me/your book if this sounds like you 😊
Looking for leaders in inclusive design or general resources. What agencies, designers, books, or general resources or sites do you look to for reference + brands that you’ve seen walk the walk?
I’m one of very few creative women in my shop...there are none in creative leadership. Would love a female mentor who I could show my book to, ask questions, and get general advice from. 🤞
Does anyone have recommendations for self-improvement books written by Asians/Asian-Americans? By self-improvement, I mean any book that has caused you to reflect or positively impacted your life to include philosophy or leadership.
I’ve made up my mind to fall in love with reading more. What are your top books of 2019? I typically prefer non-fiction —philosophy/organizational excellent/leadership/science
This is consistent with the research findings in my book "Lead From the Future". The 5-10 year horizon brings as much to see opportunities as much as threats and is the north star; need even now
Anyone know when the Cuomo book on leadership through bullying and harassment is due out?
Any recommendations for a “good” leadership book that has helped you? Hard to choose when reading reviews on Amazon, I prefer more personalized recommendations (as personal as it can get on fishbowl). Thank you!
Just wanted to say, I posted in here about wanting feedback on my book and also about a mentor I can ask questions to bc I don’t have any female creative leadership at my agency. Con’t...
Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?
Are most MBB partners pompous and full of it? Every partner I’ve worked with is obsessed with “second order insights” and “complex problem solving”, but we’re literally just crunching excel data to tell the clients what they already know...
Tips on negotiating an offer? It’s much lower than what I want (would like to ask for at least matching my current base salary) + no signing or relocation bonus, which I would like Do I just ask for each thing I want individually? Never done this before!
Very thankful to have a week each month remote on my project. Let's be real, we don't need to be on the client site every week.
Which bank or credit union offers the best high yield savings account? Heard some are as high as 3%
PowerPoint gurus - I’m helping a client find short term help for an important presentation. Please DM me if you are good at storytelling and slide design. You will be compensated for this work. This will be a 3-4 day part-time engagement. I’m at a small tech focused firm, and don’t have in-house designers as yet. Plus I don’t want to spend hours building slides. Nothing illegal or fishy here. Thanks!
Looking to create a tool we can use for stakeholder relationship tracking. We want to be able to hear a clients name, look them up in the tool, see info about their role and department, and see which of our consultants have worked with them before and on what projects. Trying to think of an easy to use, interactive tool beyond something like excel. What’s something you’ve used for this before? Don’t think we’ll be going as far as purchasing a license for a CRM software
Ladies!! What are we buying for fall? I need inspiration!! Bonus points if you’re petite and curvy too ☺️💖
Any PE firms particularly known for hiring from MBB? I’ve been doing my own search but looking for more insight
Is it realistic to aim for a move to MBB after 1-2 years of experience at a Tier 2 firm (OW/ATK/RB/S&) in the region? How difficult is it to move from Tier 2 to MBB?
Curious about how many hours plaintiffs litigation attorneys work on average per week. I’m a defense attorney and billable hours don’t make for the best work life balance. Thanks in advance.
There is an uncanny amount of activity on this bowl right now. Are you folks proactively looking to get out of consulting due to COVID-19’s impacts on the consulting industry?
Have been pinged for a possible role as Director of Operations at a promising looking startup with a 50%% pay increase & equity. It looks like an amazing opportunity.. but my husband and I have just started trying for our first kid, and I'm not sure about leaving the stability and benefits of Big 4, even though I feel like I have run out of career growth here. Has anyone changed jobs at a similar point, or worked at a startup as a new mom, that might be able to share perspective or opinions?
Wanted to wait until after promotion notification to bring up a transfer. How long to wait now so it doesn’t seem too obvious that was my reasoning? I have about five months before I need the transfer
I just cancelled my Chase Sapphire Reserve card. I transfer my credit to my freedom card to not hurt credit score as much. How long must I wait to open up the Sapphire Preferred card and get the sign on bonus?
What are some signs to help evaluate the actual WLB at a company? Seems harder now that everything is remote
Has anyone used the free Uber airport rides from the Amex promotion? Will it work if I only have a corporate Amex card?
NYC UI: I applied 3/9 and claimed weekly benefits every week while pending. My claim was approved 5/13 (with a crazy low of $182/wk). The NY Labor system now says I haven’t claimed my weekly benefits since I applied. Beyond frustrating.
Do people need to get stimulus checks is their job was not impacted by covid and they continue to be employed?
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