My 4 YO takes riding lessons at a small barn outside of the city. I hopped on a horse there recently for old time's sake, but haven't really ridden in years. A casualty of the legal profession, along with the rest of my hobbies from my former country life. His instructor asked me if I'd be willing to get back in the saddle. Part of me is like, this is the change I need. It will help me lose this COVID-15lbs. But I'm also terrified and I have no idea why. (cont)
We just started using the Classroom Assessment Scoring System in our programs to measure quality of interactions and lesson plans. I think it's been one of the most meaningful tools for providing feedback to teachers.
Has anyone taken lessons at GolfTEC or a golf store (golf galaxy, pga superstore)? I typically play in the mid 80s but can’t get into the 70s. Looking for lessons to improve and get a little more consistent.
Advice wanted: My firm lied about our raises this year. They said we’d match the other top 10 firms, and that was absolute BS. I’m having a hard time staying motivated. I’m doing senior level work without the title or pay. Fresh college grads are getting paid more than me. I’m already job searching, but I feel bad that I don’t have the same drive as I did before when I thought I would be receiving a proper raise. I learned my lesson. Any advice for a young professional?
Yesterday was a good day. I was really impressed with myself. I woke up at 5, practiced dance lessons, did two water colors, made breakfast and tea, got to work by 10, put in 8-10 hours of solid work and then came home. It’s been ages since I painted or danced. However today, I slept till 7:00, did not work out or have food. Still got to work by 10 and did 8 solid hours of work. Some days are good and some are just okay. And that is okay. Trying to build on my good days and we all can. :)
To the partners/directors/senior managers: can you give examples of mistakes/lessons you learned throughout your careers? Any really big F-Ups that really made you think about staying/leaving?
life lessons to exist (not prosper) in consulting.... say what you mean. May offend a few folks but people will trust you and come to you for honest opinions and observations. others?
I need to teach a lesson on westward expansion and the Oregon Trail. Does anyone have any good resurces? Looking for something hands on.
I’m curious if anyone uses an app or online format for lesson plans? I’m looking for a good way to streamline the process and hopefully cut down on some prep. Thank you in advance!
Does the workload lesson over time, or do you just get used to the longer hours? Hmmmm...
Any ladies here golf? I just bought a home in a golfing/lakeside community and now want to pickup the sport. Any deets on where to but cute golfing outfits/shoes? Tips on getting started? Planning on setting up a few lessons soon…TIA
What is the best lesson plan template you have used? I need something quick but detailed to use weekly.
People... I’m a Staff II, 25, single, and a strong believer in thorough prep before dating/marriage. I want some tips/lessons on buying my 1st home (good story+++). No opinions on my beliefs thanks!
Want to learn lawn tennis. Any recommendations for good tennis lessons in NYC (preferably close to East Village)
How does the salary of those in IB compare to those in MBB first year out of undergrad? What about bonuses?
Anybody happen to know of any pro-bono consulting opportunities? Preferably in the Houston area but also open to other locations if they accept being remote. Thanks!
Does Pennsylvania require companies to pay out unused PTO? I can’t find any wording regarding that in my contract.
What the does your day normally look like? Is there more to it than taking client calls/meetings?
Recently lateralled to a new firm and I have mild “PTSD” from my old firm 😶 everything from the way docs are saved on the system, file naming, email writing style, team conventions etc - I keep thinking any small mistake would get me yelled at / be at the receiving end of snarky or passive aggressive emails but people at my new firm are so lovely and far from that. I’m trying really hard to move past this and my new colleagues are probably getting sick of my questions 😂 Anyone else can relate?
I currently work in a mid-size firm (top 20). Is it possible to go from a mid size firm to a big 4 firm? I know there is a lot of movement from big 4 to mid size/regional but don't hear a lot about
M&A case study Hi, I have a case study coming up for an M&A generalist manager position. Already done partner and director interviews. Does anyone have any experience with "Do a quick back of the envelope analysis to calculate the companies FCF profile" or anything else to expect from an information memorandum?
Thoughts on working in admissions for a top 20 MBA program? Want to eventually work 100% remote and feel like a move to admissions consulting would be super easy after 5-10 years.
So I want to get a puppy with my wife. She has to go into work M-F, and I can work from home. Work recommends I go in 3 days a week starting in January, and we have a bring your dog to work program where you can keep your dog by your desk. I’ve never owned a dog before, but want to be smart about it. What should we keep in mind, and what would you recommend doing?
Standing desk suggestion? Looking for one that is below $500 and not to difficult to assemble. Have my eye on autonomous smartdesk 2 but negative reviews about its stability etc really concern me. Anyone has used this product or has any other suggestions? TIA!
Does anyone work at Prophet and is willing to answer a question about the interview process? Would appreciate it - thank you!
Moss Adams people. What can you tell me about Matrix. Interviewed with an office for a senior position and one of the managers talked about Matrix. How you guys use that to upload the information into the tax software?
Once you’ve secured a job (as a college student), how do you keep motivation up? Struggling with motivation, mental health, and the purpose to school now that I have a role lined up.
Hi! did anyone here submit to the d5 internship and have trouble uploading a video for the elevator pitch part?
Folks need some quick input.. my parents need me in India (health issues) but I have been waiting for opening of Dropbox appointments in my home country (india) as my visa stamp has expired. Is there an option that I can explore so that I can fly to India and try getting Dropbox appointment for visa stamping? Thanks!!
I had my H1-B visa interview where the officer approved my visa and told me to expect stamped passport back in 2 business days. It’s been over 5 business days now and I haven’t heard back. When I try to check visa status online, it says that case is undergoing admin processing and was last updated the day I interviewed. Anyone been through a similar situation? Any pointers on what I can do to get an update on passport?
Millennials: lazy or simply different priorities? I personally find nothing wrong with a generational culture that encourages work-life balance.
I've been watching The Knick, medical show by Soderbergh. Good relief AND inspiration during this crazinesss
got a job offer in Canada.currently based in the US. company has started the work visa process, what are the chances of it getting approved? They said the process takes 4 to 6 weeks. Top 10 tech firm
When I started a project at an independent agency, I was told the work load would be around 15 hours, or that was the max. The client loved what I gave them and didn't have any feedback, so my work is pretty much done but I think it took me more like 10 hours. Should I still charge for 15?
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