Advice to young lawyers. Read a book. I saw the thread about savings and many young lawyers (20s and 30s) don’t know how to open up a brokerage account or invest in their 401k. I know they don’t teach personal finance in school (though they should!), but my advice is that you should go to your local library and read a book about the subject. You have the skills necessary but you must invest in yourself. No one will look out for you.
Thinking of dipping my toes into real estate and wanted to see if anyone has any books/ podcasts/ courses or even any tips or advice that you wish you had when you got started? Goal is to diversify my investments past the stock market. Any help is appreciated!
Please recommend online resources/books to help understand the basics of investment and personal finance. Based out of Canada, if applicable. Thank you!
Looking for book recommendations; any favorites? Interested in both fiction and educational/self-improvement (for example, investment / finance books, time management, etc). I feel my vocab is...
Hey FB fam. I’m putting together Financial success resources. If you have any books, articles or podcasts in relation to personal investments or real estate you recommend, please feel free to share 🙃
I am new to investing. Can anyone share a book/blog where I can read basics, aka, investment 101?
Anybody reading books about real estate investment or related topics? Drop your recommendations! (Except Rich Dad, Poor Dad 🙄🤢)
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?
I don’t think I have enough saved (80-100k) to justify a financial advisor. But I also was never taught/learned about money management and planning. Are there any good resources or books in which I could learn about how to invest in my retirement?
Joining a Advisory+ principal investing shop next month, any books / anything else you recommend I must read?
Trying to get into habit of reading. Have never read any books and would love some recommendations General interest include investment, trchnology, short stories with moral, entrepreneurship,business
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’m interested real estate investing (buying my first house this year) and would like to learn more. Does anyone have book recommendations? I can’t decide between flipping or rental income properties but also need to just learn about the whole home buying process.
How do I get started with investing in real estate? I know it’s a broad question but I am 24y/o and looking to diversify my investments. General advice, book recs, it all helps. Thank you.
Hi all- I’m new to real estate investing. What are some books/ reading materials you would recommend to learn about selecting the right investment property, things to look out for, laws etc.?
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?
I want to start recruiting for PE in a years time. What resources would you recommend for thinking like an investor? Looking for podcasts, books, articles etc.
Does anyone have a good practical guide / book on getting started with small multi family real estate investing? I’m in Canada and am looking to avoid hype books to get to the practical need to know details. I have between 250-350k to invest and looking to scale as quickly as possible
Hey folks, I’m about a year into my new SE career and looking to continue to invest in professional skills. I’ve obviously been thrown into the fire learning the sales side of things, but what areas (technical skills, certs, books, etc.) you all would recommend I look to invest in? I’ve been looking at some beginner coding boot camps and scrum product owner certs, but interested in what you all have done to further advance your career
I really wish it were possible as a Senior to take a "quiet" or remote day every week and focus on work uninterrupted. I get that it would be a challenge for staff/mgrs but think it would be worth it.
College kids need to stop putting on their linkedin title “virtual intern at Goldman Sachs, BCG...” those aren’t even real internships (I’m referring to those mock experiences offered by third-party websites, not talking about real interns who had to go virtual this year, not talking about leadership summits either which is a much different story)
Has anyone taken the CCSK? I joined the CCSK foundation bundle course this will be my first cloud cert I know it’s open book.
Best lounge T3 at LHR (quiet for infant to take a nap, good food and shower)? Flying BA business and have priority pass / plat amex.
Till when WFH for EY GDS Bangalore?
Friend runs a company and hired a VP of Sales to help grow the business. Guy got some relocation $ and was supposed to start 2 months ago. Ever since he said his kid had an accident and from that point on kept pushing the start date back claiming he has to do something related to the accident. He hasn’t sent any proof to HR, has been requested twice claims he will but then doesn’t. And has pushed his start date back half a dozen times. How should I advice him to proceed?
Would you leave consulting to take a corporate strategy role at F200 company in the retail industry? Currently at B4
Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long was the line/wait for a yellow cab?
Intern here. I need ties for work, and Brooks Brothers has a great sale on ties- looking for silk printed ties. Any opinions on them?
Confession: Whenever my clients talk about union avoidance, I secretly think, I’m on the side of the workers... Nobody tell my partners 🤫
Hey guys, do you know what’s the use case for the phone in the bathroom? I’m comfortably seated in my newly refurbished SPG preferred room and I wonder why they kept the phone in here 🚽🤔
Advise on handling rates negotiations with BIPOC and non-male creators? I always want to accept first bid and get uncomfortable when my bosses push to undercut rates (especially now when money is tight), because there is a whole history of BIPOC and non-male people getting paid less. I’ve tried to push back but struggle to articulate this to them. (For the record, I’m POC female and my bosses are white males, and race/gender convos are already very difficult with them.)
ABCD trying to bag a fob girl. Help. Doesn't like to talk because her English isn't good. I just wanna say "baby girl don't worry keep speaking your language, I'll get it translated" 😏
Which other schools have delayed opening F2F until September? Do you think a lot will change in that time?
Which of the MBB has the strongest presence in Utilities and Renewable energy? Any details on the types of projects? Would love to know if the firms client base differs by geographic region.
Those who moved from biglaw to in-house at a large corporation, have you successfully managed to negotiate working entirely remote?
Working an expo / benefits fair: what have you done that has worked in getting people to your table, and peaking their interest in an appointment? (Details continued in post)
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