First time home buyer. Any lessons learned from experience? Something you wish you knew before? Something you wish you had in your house but don't?
My grandfather passed away a couple months ago and I just learned I’ll be inheriting around 200k euro. What is the smartest way to invest this money? Is it smart to not spend any of it and just put it all away? I am 23 years old. Thank you in advance for the advice and I’d appreciate any personal stories / lessons learned as well.
SOS I’m a first year teacher. I’m at a VERY challenging school district & a different culture than I’ve ever been around before. I cant get through a full day’s lesson! I spend more time disciplining!
Ladies I have a tutor to learn a second language and my tutor is late to every lesson. Not by a few minutes but at least 20-30minutes. I'm hesitant to find a new teacher and find new books, teaching style and so on, and I've mentioned I need to start on time but don't think she understands that this is bad etiquette. I don't think this is a cultural difference. I simply don't understand. How do you address someone who is always late and does not feel the need to fix it?!
I need a lesson on economics. I hear a lot about fed fund rates, prime rates, SOFR and treasury rates in the news. Are they all the same thing? If not, how are they related?
Applied to a new school. It is in a middle school and I have no secondary experience, only elementary. Any tips for my demo such as in behavior management/lesson planning? Greatly appreciated!
Best places to learn SQL and/or Python for free? I heard of code academy and started there but once I got a couple lessons in it asked me start a free trial/pay for the pro version. I don’t mind paying to learn either but just wanted know if I’m going pay should I still use code academy or something else?
What lessons are you looking forward to teaching the most this year? I always look forward to teaching the 60s and the Civil Rights movement
After yesterday, this is my thought: I need to check with my students mentally first, the lesson can wait or be done tomorrow. Oxford High School is 21 miles from my school.
Still facing a $17k loss on PSTH. Should I cut bait? Learned my lesson already but unsure if I should continue to ride it out.
This is going to sound nuts. But, based on the close, here is the tip. LESSON: Check out where we closed on Friday and where we closed today. Same spot. Tip: Markets don't like to create a significant low or high on a Friday afternoons or Mondays. Very often they will trade their previous setup on Tuesday . . . Meaning, this sustained bullish trend can take us up to 3111.25 on a HWB Short or 3139.50 61.8% without blinking an eye. It's like the dip into lows never existed.
Quick advice on financing a used car? Any recommendations/lessons learned? Thanks! Happy to provide additional info
Recently I have been exploring a career change but a successful first shot at IUI has me panicking about staying or going. Any lessons learned on how to approach this huge decision?
What are the lessons that you have learnt from Strategy Consulting that you may not learn in other management consulting?
My personal PC hard drive crashed - taking with it 8 years of family pics, among other things. Backup lesson learnt. Having said that, data recovery specialists are asking for $900 to recover drive contents. What would you do? No-brainer for me, but other thoughts?
Apparently some states are wanting teachers to post online all the curriculum materials they are using & their lessons plans. It is for transparency. I have no problem posting all of that online. But it does open up opportunities for our lessons & materials to be scrutinized out of context. I truly believe it’s another way to undermine teachers. It allows people who know nothing about teaching to tell us how to do our job. This all started with CRT phobia.
Any tips on making a successful transition to manager when coming straight from industry? Any best practices or lessons learned, suggestions for books to read, skills to brush up on?? I’m starting with Accenture next month as a manager after only industry experience. Feeling apprehensive about hitting the ground running as a new manager + new consultant, and want to do as much as possible in the meantime to prepare.
What are the toughest lessons you’ve learned in your darkest hour that haven proven correct time and time again ever since?
I have a 5th grade demo lesson tomorrow and the school would like for me to do it on social emotional learning. Any suggestions on what I can do?
Any one of you made a plan to save for your home’s down payment? My SO and I have to just start with this process and your experience and lessons learnt will help us plan and achieve our goal efficiently.
Anyone interested in selling/transferring 100k Marriott points (before devaluation in March)? Very easy/legal process to transfer through Marriott
United Airlines was just voted #1 in Chinese takeout.
Has anyone ever transitioned from sales/recruiting into project management? If so, can you share your experience and how you are enjoying it?
Has anyone switched geographies (Low Cost to High Cost). Is it expected that your salary would be readjusted? Looking at a country switch.
I feel like such a shitty mom. I am 40 weeks and 4 days and I have not gone into labor yet. The first time I had a C-section, so I cannot be induced for fear of uterine rupture. But if I wait too long for the onset of natural labor for my planned VbAC, then I might be risking the baby’s health. After pumping myself up fir a VbAC and studying breathing techniques and being ready to give birth, I am just at an impasse. My doc scheduled a csection for Thursday because she doesn’t want to wait
When you're on your Monday morning flight at 6am trying to catch some z's in the aisle seat and the women next to you in the window seat is the only one on the plane that won't close to blinds 🙈
Bill Ackman said the hotel industry is done, what should I do with all my points before they disappear? Clearly not switch them to airline points either
Feeling conflicted about wanting to leave my current company of a year where I feel I’m underpaid (despite praise from managers), though I love my coworkers and (sometimes) the work/clients. I know I can make a lateral jump somewhere else to make more, and I don’t want to get left behind in this hot market. I would be really sad to leave my current role, but really want/need more money. Anyone else going through this?
Have any of you changed your last name during a project that required M-Th travel? Curious to hear how people manage the various federal/state/local requirements while traveling
Anybody ever worked in Italy? How are the salaries, what’s the office culture like, etc.?
Hi everyone! I’ve been in my first job for a year and a half and I’m looking for a new consulting opportunity in healthcare in the DC area. Who’s hiring/willing to give some advice?
How do you do vacation if you’re on a longer, open ended freelance gig? If I’m gonna be there for 4-5 more months, I don’t wanna miss all opportunities for summer trips. Can I take 2-3 days off ever?
Hi all, I have an interview with EYP private equity group. Can anyone shed some light on what to expect?
Is Covid test required when going by road to canada from US and also when returning by road?
How do you approach wanting to roll off a long term project? Manager / PL are very pleased with my work and would like to keep me but w/l is very problematic and i feel like i am starting to stagnate
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