Hi all. I am planning to start reading books on investing. (I have a list of 10 books already). I was wondering for those who are well read, do investment books lead to ACTIONABLE things you do to your portfolio or is it just a mindset change? Current portfolio: 28, M, LCOL 160k 50% safe Index funds 30% aggressive ETFs 20% Meme stonks
Best book on investing? As a doctor or otherwise
Good book recommendations on the basics behind M&A deals and the DD process? Asking for a friend who is looking to start a search fund and has operational experience but no finance.
Any advice on books, podcasts or websites about beginner money and specifically investing in the market (mutual funds, stocks, etc) that is geared toward teens or college age kids? My Christmas gift to my 19 year old nieces is going to be helping them open their “first” brokerage account and putting some seed money into it and helping them learn how to manage and invest. Any recommendations of age appropriate/beginner resources for that demographic?
Anyone have any book recommendations for real estate investing? There’s a lot of crap out there. Looking for a more serious book for someone who already understands finance and real estate basics.
I want to start investing in rental property/real estate..but I'm totally clueless about all the costs/risks. Any suggestions on good resources likes websites or books you guys uses?
Does anyone recommend a website or book on how to learn about financial success (saving, investing, etc.)
Suggestions on an intro book to personal finance/investing? 25 y/o with no interest in actively managing a portfolio but want to set myself up for long-term financial freedom
What is everyone’s top 1 or 2 favorite books on personal finance? I’m always looking for a new one to bring into the fold of what I’m doing
As a first generation college graduate, first one to land a job in Corp. America, there’s so much that I wasn’t prepared for like 401k, investing, along with other things that increase your TC that aren’t bonuses or your base salary or how to diversify your income. I’m 25 and I feel like there is SO much I still don’t know. Any good book recommendations/youtubers/podcasts that helps navigate this?
Hi guys! Looking to learn about real estate investing! I am a senior in college graduating with a degree in finance so I understand certain aspects, but am looking to learn more on my own about real estate specifically! What books would you recommend I read?
How to learn about investing in stock market? Could you suggest a book or a website or a YouTube channel. Thanks
What personal finance / investing books would you recommend to someone in their late twenties who is starting to have decent amounts of capital to invest?
I was asked by a friend for a few management consultant books (similar to liar's poker in the finance industry) to check out. The only one I can think of is Peter Drucker's Adventures of a Bystander (good but not too much consulting)... any suggestions! 😁
Been doing IT strategy consulting for about 6 years now, coming from an engineering background & want to shape up on economics and finance. Any books/websites/... you 🐠 can recommend?
What do finance guys want as a birthday gift from girlfriend? Budget is around $300-$500. I usually book flights or hotels, but I can’t do that this year.
Are you requiring vaccine cards?
I’m trying to fix my resume, so I can be fully prepared if more layoffs happen at ACN. I really want to include client names, rather than a long description. I know about the NDAs, but what if we’re not disclosing confidential info and the partnership is public? What do you guys suggest? I really want my resume to be noticed.
Any senior art directors / art supervisors interested in working at FCB Health? DM me your portfolio
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
$75k + $10k bonus for senior financial analyst role in NYC - should I take it? It seems a hell of a lot better than my $60k role in audit. Currently an A2.
Promotion year and not promoted due to COVID-19 VS. getting laid off: which one is worse?
Just heard the news that opt students cannot Work on client locations? How does it affect employees working for big 4. Most of the projects are in client side? Any clarity on this ?
Im a M at a Big 4 firm working M&A strategy. 10+ YOE, no MBA. I got here with an engineering degree. 200k+ TC. I’m considering a MBA, in fact, I got accepted to a top 20 school and will start part time in just over a month. Is it necessary at this point? Im already doing the work and learning what I need on the job. Do I need to put the stamp on it and make it official?
Sales managers, what are some of the things you wish you could tell reps but can't? What do you wish you could tell inside reps that want to move into field sales but may not be able to, or what do you wish people would ask you?
First time interviewing as an experienced hire. When a recruiter asks salary expectations, do I counter and ask for a range? I don’t want to go high & get dinged but also don’t want to get shorted.
How do you deal with a narcissistic employee? Does anybody have any experience? I read the materials, the little that his available, bottom line there is not much counseling that can be done, unless the narcissist wants to be counseled and acknowledges shortcoming. However, this flys in the face of narcissistic behavior. What are your experiences?
How many people are waiting for bonuses before leaving their current firms? I’m at PwC and our bonus will be given on 10/1. I’m pretty sure my entire team between director and senior plan to start interviewing after 9/15 or 10/15. Are there any other firms who have yet to pay out bonuses yet? Wondering how hard it will be to find something in a couple of months.
Overnight flight delay on American due to defect. I paid 300 for a hotel room expecting American to reimburse. They are offering 20k, 200 voucher, & $120 check. AA is refusing to reimburse full 300.
Where to get the energy/time to job search while on the job? Thinking of weekends then booking a week of PTO for formal/informal interviews
I got two offers in hand, one from google and other one is from Goldman Sachs, pay is nearly equal, im confused what should i opt and what are the benefits of both.
Can't make a decision between Chase Sapphire Preferred and AMEX Gold. Offer expires today. Help! P.S. Please don't tell me to get CSR instead.
Any tips for getting a job abroad? Currently working in Germany, applications abroad are basically all instantly discarded, while I have always get invitations for interviews in Germany. Have lived abroad multiple years before… I open for many countries, currently looking at Canada, Netherlands, Switzerland, US, Singapore and Australia.
Best affordable (under $250) standing desk for someone who’s 6’2? Ideally electric, seen a ton of options online but not sure which ones are actually good quality
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