Real talk: How are you guys doing...? (This week is “Lawyer Well-being Week” - aka the real “Shark Week”)
We’ve all been told being a lawyer is a stressful job. Do you agree? What is the source of your stress? Opposing counsel? Clients? Supervisor? Billables? Something else?
Weighing whether to practice in Raleigh or try to go to DC or NYC. Wondering if anyone can highlight the pros/cons of the city life and the legal market.
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Trying to learn more about crypto. Is it still a thing? Becoming more of a thing? Any experts here that can share basics or info on where to educate myself?
Dc exits outside consulting seem pretty grim... have found nothing and been searching for six months
Recently got laid off from uncle D! Am not a finance savvy and would appreciate your input! What should I do with my 401K ? Keep it with vanguard or transfer it to the 401k account of the new firm
Just got word that I was recommended for a Customer Success Manager role in my company. I have been reading that its an increasingly popular role, but wanted to get everyone's thoughts. Does anyone know what this type of role means for vertical growth and what opportunities would be suitable after? My background: BS & MS in engineering, MBA and oil & gas industry focus.
Anyone works or knows about McKinsey New Ventures? A friend is currently in FinTech and looking to switch into Product/Tech Strategy role. Hows the wlb, compensation, quality of work?
Is it ok to use a company for interview practice knowing full well you’re not going to take the job? I don’t want to waste anyone’s time but I could use the practice as I’m very rusty.
Just curious. Why would a Partner have short stints at firms after having been a Partner for 12 years at a Big4? Was browsing LinkedIn and saw an Audit partner’s work history. They don’t seem to be currently employed. Listed most recent: Midtier - 1.5 yrs, Another Big 4 - 2 months
What are exit opportunities for tax technology consultants? Anyone here know people who successfully moved to general consulting or went to industry?
Anyone on this CVG to ORD flight? "Sir, relax. Go grab a beer" is reply guy gives to FA telling him that he can't put his luggage in 1st Class
Anyone successfully moved from consulting in project management role to banking/FO roles in the industry? Curious how you have done it and where you landed.
How do you guys stay motivated during a long stint with your client (long transformation project) when what you want is variety of work and exposure to different kinds of business problems?
Does anyone have any info on EY’s restructuring group? Type of projects... reputation .. travel.. hours etc
A few of my friends who do this for full-time are using this to fund ICOs. Good coin that actually is being used! And you borrow ETH while you flip https://blog.ethlend.io/ethlend-reaches-record-breaking-over-3-000-eth-lending-volume-e1f2bb76bd1a
Is there a way to quit and make senior mgmt think it was bc of my direct manager? I’m actually leaving bc I got a better job but my manager is a sexist condescending shithead who needs a review