Allen & Overy Discussions
Thoughts on Allen & Overy?
Anyone at Allen & Overy in New York? I know someone who says they were admitted as a partner but they’re not on the website. Sketchy or no?
Anyone with insight into Allen & Overy Corporate/M&A? Curious about type/volume of deals, culture, hours, etc. Feel free to PM me too. Thanks!
Confession: I am a lawyer who doesn’t like lawyers. I have seen and experienced enough in my 12 years of practice to conclude that the caricature of the lawyer has lots of truth.
Any thoughts/ insights on Akerman Miami/ Fort Lauderdale offices? What is the firm/ office culture like?
The owners of our company like to do a holiday handout at Thanksgiving each year. They used to do a whole Thanksgiving meal (turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, pie). Last year there was a lack of available turkeys in the quantity we needed, so we switched it up and did a bottle of sparkling cider with a $25 gift card. This year the owners want to do something different but they are not sure what. Does anyone have any suggestions? We have about 300 employees in one location. Thanks!!
What would you be doing if you weren’t in law?
Getting frustrated that I can't even land a job interview. I'm a recruiter with 5 years of experience in agency looking for a remote opportunity in Europe... I'm kinda tired of doing only recruitment... I want to find an alternative where I can keep doing recruitment but also assume other responsibilities in HR :(
Anyone have people who work for clients who are either young or inexperienced and treat you as outside counsel like you’re their bitch...except 90% of the time they have no clue what they are doing?
Looking for a HR Coordinator/HR assistant Hybrid Role in London, WFH at least 2 days a week paying from £38K basic. I’ve applied for a few roles and completed a second stage (awaiting response). Does anyone know of any wonderful internal opportunities for me to explore. I’ve got 4 years of experience, in HR and L&D and graduated with a 1st BA Hons in Business Management with HR. TIA
How do you tell a partner you are running behind on an assignment? I’m constantly getting assignments to be turned around within a few hours or by the next day (even on weekends). This inevitably gets me behind on other assignments and I am working for several partners who don’t work in the same group.
My team is hiring a Bilingual Spanish - HR Manager in Santa Clarita area. Please reach out to me if you or someone you know might be interested.
Hi is anyone willing to explain to me what HR Strategy entails for an associate? Are hours long? Work stressful? How’re the exit ops?
People who were let go for performance issues - how did you build up your confidence again at your next job, and how did you avoid having the same fate again?
I'm at the final stage (offer very likely) for a role with a publicly listed tech company.
They are offering stock as part of my package. Should I be pushing for more stock or a better base and less stock?
any other introverts in Sales?
tips on keeping up w/ extrovert peers & staying visible to leadership?
Does anyone have an idea of compensation + bonus for a shopper marketing manager in California?
Ok I have an interview tomorrow and like to be prepared so I have a notebook where I’ve written relevant experiences and accomplishments. Would it look unprofessional to being my notes and reference them doing the interview? I can get so nervous and lose my train of thought so I just feel this will help keep my answers on track and focused on relevant information.
Hey! Is there any hiring managers looking for HR / Talent Acquisition candidates. I have a MBA in HRM, 2 years experience within HR, was on track to become an HRBP at Amazon but chose to go into to Talent Acquisition due to a toxic work environment. I’m looking for a new role and would to speak with someone regarding new opportunities or even to discuss some pointer on how to pivot into a new role!
Let’s hear everyone’s most toxic ID experiences! I find the specific stories to be both informative and morbidly entertaining
How is persistent systems Cisco client work environment? I am planning to join Persistent systems. Please help me about learning experience, wlb and work culture inside Cisco client project. I don't see sick leave policy in Persistent offer. Do they provide any kind of emergency leave/sick leave?
Is upper market/Twin peaks a good area to live in? The area gives me a very slow and quiet suburban vibe though.
My wife lost the wedding ring and is feeling miserable about it. Any suggestions of a good store ? Budget 1500 max.
How were bonuses for y’all?
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Anyone have a Southern Hemisphere Island that you’d let someone come to purchase items at your stores and do some fishing?
Does anyone have any recommendations for a place to work from in Murray Hill/Kips Bay? Like a coffee shop, book shop, or something. Tired of sitting in my apartment.
I just gave notice. I’ll need to take some of my work products with me because I’m flying solo. What is the best way of leaving the firm with some of your work products besides taking photos of them? 🥲
Anyone in CFO Advisory care to share what kind of projects you work on and what your day-to-day looks like?
I got an Amex card and have honestly been incredibly disappointed in the service. Everyone raves out the service, and yet I signed up and the link to the temporary card number gave me an error, then they charged me incorrectly for a duplicative fee, then I couldn’t actually active the physical card without calling yet again. Why does everyone like Amex???
What’s your take on the future of the asset management industry? What roles will continue to be in high demand?
I arrive in one point of my career where i need move for one a place where in the future i can feel more comfortable.
I know i need change my skills and work hard, but this maybe means i'll need considered put in side my engineering career.
So, i really want opinions where i can start that movements, i want became one professional with skills more around TI, computer languages.
Thank you so much.
I was thinking maybe
I need a case that shows an employee resigning instead of participating in HIPAA violations and winning constructive discharge. Leads?
I am constantly surprised by my snapshot summaries.My manager always told.me that she gave Strongly agree/Strongly agree, but when actual snapshot summary comes it shows somewhere between Agree and strongly agree. Happened last year, this year too.Reached out to Talent group lead,HR-- nothing happened.
Thinking to drop a mail to CEO/Global HR head level leadership in USI.I know nothing would happen,but still.Have got 3 applause awards and multiple appreciation mails.Niche skillet.
How good/bad idea is it?
Current ctc is 11.5 lpa.. 10 fix rest is variable.
Anyone ever use ttg ? True trading group