How would you go about finding a sales mentor? Not sure where to start, and who would be a good choice (e.g. sales influencers).
Is it really THAT bad to leave big four before hitting senior associate? Joined right out of undergrad. Don’t know how vastly different the exit ops are leaving as SA vs EA.
Advice on cover letters? My previous application and hiring experiences have been based on connections so I’ve never written one. Are they necessary when not required in the application form? What’s essential to include/not include? I certainly don’t want to do more harm than good and rather have my work speak for me.
How long does it take for you to get comfortable in a new role? I just switched agencies and I’m wondering how long will the adjustment period be.
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Considering a MBA but want to avoid an online one. For those who were in the workforce and left to get your MBA, how did you do it financially? Was it worth it in hindsight?
How much flexibility in work location is reasonable to expect in an industry role? When I hear “9-5, Mon-Fri. Possible WFH on Friday with Manager Approval” it makes me want to not go to industry!
Apparently there's a conference for ppl with excess physical proportions on this flight. Flight attendant: make it a double.
Letter of recommendation: Director level hirees, would you value this in the hiring process? Thinking of writing one for a designer that is leaving, but not for any particular agency.
What salary makes a good exit for a 2nd year analyst making 80k? Received offer for 110k, should I counter with 120? In NYC
What are some good stock picks for relatively new investor? Currently only invest in funds, but want to dabble in stocks. Feel like everything is overvalued right now. Especially FAANG, TSLA and other large cap companies while others in airline, travel, auto, and oil are too volatile.
Corona virus : 3000 deaths out of 96000 cases across the world and 11 deaths out of 120 cases in US Isn’t the mortality rate in US too high? Or may be the number of cases are more and we aren’t aware
Why am I so negative? Every time my boss volunteers me for a company project I get flustered. I always think the worst and that my boss is choosing me to finally expose me to show that I’m not smart. But I should prolly think my boss is choosing me because they think we’ll of me and this is a positive thing.
Has anyone seen or discussed this Petition for SHRM must support Black Lives Matter & the LGBTQ community? I’ve grown increasingly concerned and disappointed in SHRM’s lack of vocal support for employment protections for LGBTQ+ and black and brown workers, especially as a black woman in HR. It seems like SHRM is overly focused on what is absolutely “legal” and not what is right. I’m of the opinion HR professionals must not only be “legal” but have a relevant and compassionate stance
Spending a weekend in Seoul in a couple months! Which SPG hotel do you recommend? Never been to Korea before
I came across Brian Burns podcast, The Brutal Truth Aboit Sales and Selling. That has open my mind and player up to more sales podcasts. Which ones are yall listening to?
What will we talk about today? Travel mishaps? Salary? How much you drank over the weekend? It's like Groundhog Day every day. 😔