{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Looking for good book recommendations for my Kindle. No genre specially open to anything!", "post_id": "5cb95506d34db8001b93aeb2", "reply_count": 12, "vote_count": 2, "bowl_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "bowl_name": "Consulting" }

Looking for good book recommendations for my Kindle. No genre specially open to anything!

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Bad Blood was the most compelling Kindle beach read I’ve had in awhile Endurance about astronaut Scott Kelly’s time training for and living on the International Space Station Perfume, for a fiction read all about the senses

like

Thanks will check these out!

Anything by haruki murakami

like

Hahaha yea. Don't jump into 1Q84 (my personal fave.)

What books have you enjoyed reading in the past?

like

The undoing project

like

Pachinko by min Jae lee

like

Not sure if this is the right group but wanted to ask anyway

Thanks for the input all!

The Broken ladder, gladwells David and Goliath, Furiously Funny, anything by Amy pohler, Tina Fey or Mindy

If you like fiction - The Unbearable Lightness of Being Non fiction that reads like fiction - Just Kids by Patti Smith, life changing

Related Posts

I’m going to take a week off and I would love some book recommendations! Either a great novel (fiction or not) or an inspiring book that makes me feel hopeful about 2021 (it’s been a rough year..)

like

Any book recommendations on handling office politics?

like

Anyone have any good psychology book recommendations? I’m trying to learn more about myself and find psychology interesting.

like

Anyone has any book recommendations that teach you how not to get overly emotional with work? I found myself getting irritated/ frustrated/ stressed often and I think these emotion gets in the way for me to put out my best performance. So looking for advice

like

Any good training or book recommendations to become very good at selling?

like

I'm looking for book recommendations - any suggestions?

like

Best book recommendations for inspiration and self improvement?

like

Advice on becoming a better strategic thinker? I'm naturally more execution-minded (not a bad thing I know 🙂) but def looking to improve in this regard. Tips, book recos, etc welcome!

like

I wonder if I’m too emotional to be in business / accounting does anyone have any book recommendations dealing with this? Seems not all, but most people I meet above me in the corporate ladder are kinda of bullies .. I’m just over it ...

like

Looking for personal finance book recommendations. Have read Dave Ramsey but looking to branch out and read something by a widely-respected authority in the finance world. A friend recommended “I Will Teach You to Be Rich” but idk. TIA!

like

Need some book recommendations! Just finished reading “The Idiot,” which was great but a bit of a taxing read. Looking for a dystopian fiction novel (favorite genre). For context, favorite books are 1) Red Rising series, 2) Unicorporated Man series, 3) The Fountainhead

like

Any book recommendations about human psychology / thought processes?

like

Any good, recently released book recommendations? Genre: Business, Non-Fiction

likehelpful

Any good book recommendations, preferably non business related?

like

Any book recommendations? Not much of a reader but need a Hobby to decompress from work (that doesn’t involve Netflix)

like

All I want to do is curl up in bed with hot tea and a good book. Recommendations for if I ever achieve said dream?

like

I’m sure this question has been asked before: what are some must read books for a new consultant that didn’t go to business school? Any book recommendations and context would be greatly appreciated 😁

likefunny

Want to improve my verbal and written communication skills. I hear reading more would help but I don’t read as much as I used to. So I’m wondering what books would help with that? Should I just read books that tickle my fancy like suspense and true crime novels? Help! Welcome to all book recommendations.

Top book recommendations ? Looking to be more well rounded. I am a consultant in the procurement space btw in case anyone has any supply chain book recommendations as well. Self improvement books too!

like

Any good book recommendations? I like humor, romance, mystery, crime

like

Additional Posts

How to push back on a client's daily 8 am "check-in" meeting? The 8 am meetings are killing my team's morale.

like

Came back from a coffee with a college kid that reached out looking for ways to prepare and improve for recruiting. Seeing someone so hungry for excellence always makes me badly want to help..

like

Anyone interviewed with Facebook, ideally for Product roles? Have an initial interview, want to understand how best to prepare. Thanks! Facebook

like

Do you think your building or classroom is ready to go back to school?

like

What is the best switch from Audit? I am CA with 3 YOE. I need switch with decent pay and work life balance. I am also pursuing ACCA only 2 papers left

like

Anyone successfully paid their car off with a credit card by buying visa debit gift cards and doing so over the phone with auto finance dept? I’m looking into this cuz staples has a no fee promotion on $200 debit cards but run into a hiccup if I can’t merge a bunch onto one card so I only pay the $4 pay by phone fee once. Any advice?

like

Recently relocated to a new city (MCOL) from HCOL, got a big salary bump, was thinking about saving money and got a really cheap studio. But I hate the place so far for 1) I can hear noise for everything 2) The place is too small 3) emotional depressed for living in such a small place. Should I pay 1.5X rent to get out here and get a nice place?

like

Seeking benefit clarification - US Health Indursnce says “Employee cover starts frm $17.65 PCM w/ $400 per month contribution by employer”. What does this mean? Worried about mental health costs/srvcs

I'm at a small firm with 2 associates and 1 managing partner. The partner fired our 1 paralegal and now puts a lot of paralegal work on me. I'm the first female attorney this firm has had in over 30 years. I'm not allowed to bill for the paralegal work and already have to meet 40 billables/wk. The other associate is a man but has the exact same credentials/experience as me, but gets more cases/high stakes cases and is never asked to do paralegal work. Am I delusional to think my boss is sexist?

like

Interviewing for “Lead analytics consultant” with CVS health. Next round with the Senior Director. Any tips on what i should expect? Also if I get the job what is comp I should expect? 8 Yr exp currently a M with Deloitte

like

Anyone have success cold applying for VC roles and not in MBB? Just submitted an app last week and they should be reaching out this week, but I’m not sure how long to wait before giving up…

Publicis sapient 11lpa (fixed) Nagarro 12.75 lpa (fixed) Yoe 3.2 Which one should I choose as a Java developer? If Publicis sapient matches Nagarro salary which one would be better from career and learning perspective? Need your suggestions badly.

Friend received I797B instead of I797A for his H1B approval. The immigration lawyer is recommending him to leave US and get his visa stamped. Any option for addressing this from within US?

like

I want to approach HR at my first to share how disappointed I am with their infertility coverage. Would like to get a sense of other firm’s benefits.

like

First ever post with first ever request for referral. Help me with the likes and opportunities guys!

like

What roles do consultants actually exit to at Amazon. Whenever I read job descriptions for non tech roles I don’t see a lot of overlap with types of experience you get from consulting (except maybe tech consulting roles). Should I somewhat ignore required experience when looking to get a referral for a role, and instead just target the right level? Amazon

like

Hi all! For an experienced hire as a Human Capital Consultant at Deloitte, what should I expect the salary/sign-on bonus to be at a MCOL city? I have approx. 3.5 YOE (non-consulting), MBA and MS degree (non target school) and also SHRM certified (which is probably irrelevant for the role but thought I’d share anyways). Already did my research but the range is kind of all over the place for experienced hires so just want to have a ballpark. Thanks!

like

How many days of PTO do you get a year and where do you work?

like

Salary, location, and specific level (M1, M2, etc.) for a Manager in Tech Assurance/IT Audit?

like

I’m no longer feeling fulfilled at work. I’ve been feeling this way for the past 5 months, but I love my team and have developed amazing relationships with them. Should I jump ship for more money? (10-15K more) Ive been interviewing to get an idea, but the accounts I’ve interviewed for also don’t sound exciting.

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal