Favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes? I was asked to bring a side dish for my family's meal and have this evening only to plan, shop, and cook. Easily-transportable please (no soups). Thanks fam!!
I manage an extremely successful firm. I’ve approached the firm for a raise in the last 6 months they’ve refused to give me a raise until I agree to commit to the firm but I don’t want to. Is it fair?
On the topic of SERP describing the runway opinion as absolutely no college, stay trafficked, I've included a list of orgs I am starting to work with for bridge advocacy. Can anyone think of others?
What kind of music do kids listen to these days?? Is EDM still a thing? Trying to find common ground with first years and feeling old af
Has anyone here moved from the US to the UK? Any tips on making this intercontinental jump? I am a corporate associate at a big firm.
Anyone here use the blackberry work app for work, and have issues receiving notifications from the app on their iPhone? Just started having this issue and the IT at my firm don’t know how to fix it 🤦🏽♀️
Any advice on exploring career options within law? Current corporate biglaw, I enjoy my firm but hate the 24/7 fire drills that come with firm life. I don’t know if in-house would get boring over time. No idea what to work towards anymore.
I’m almost a second year attorney in family law. I have made brief appearances in hearings, but nothing really major. I am an outgoing person and have no problem working out issues and speaking to the partner and senior associates. However, I have so much anxiety about court, particularly long arguments. I am extremely nervous and feel like I’m going to freeze. I do believe I’m capable, but I feel like I have a long way to go. Any tips? I’m doing great in all other areas more or less.
I accepted an offer before all this mayhem started. Now I am wondering if I made a mistake. How are partners going to get to know me if we all are working from home...how will I even be onboarded...
Do partners realize that by engaging and building a relationship with their associates allows for greater ease when dealing with workflow issues? I’m at a small boutique. I am new. I also try and learn things on my own and follow up with my partner when I need guidance. Most people I read here have extreme anxiety and depression revolving around communications with their partners.
Are there any gig economy and doc review resources besides Posse List, Court Buddy, Lawclerk Legal, local legal aid, etc.? Having trouble finding gigwork. Could use some leads, and if any attorneys here need to contract out legal research I’m happy to take $10 an hour to do it.
Why don’t law firms offer reviews of your bosses. It shouldn’t be a one way street where there’s appraisals of employees. I feel that would hold them accountable to certain standards.
Anyone work as a mediator or arbitrator as part of their practice? Anything a jr associate can do early in their career to head in that direction?
The requirement to send a daily timesheet report to thpartners in my practice group has forced me to actually sit down and get stuff done. Good for business! (Spent the first days mostly freaking out)
My student loan interest is outrageous. Someone please help lol. Any advice on refinancing, etc.? Even with a good salary I feel like I am not saving as much as I want because of my monthly payments.
So if I call the United 1K desk and ask them to drag my ex(es) off all United flights in future, think they'd help me out?
Asking senior ACN 🐠 Is the "decided to go for a more senior resource" a legit reason or just a generic rejection spiel? If the latter, what can I do to improve the outcomes of interviews? Cont.
Going to be about 5,000 PQM short in Chicago for United. What are my options? Should I mileage run? Premier Accelerator? Thanks in advance!
Thoughts on the Citi AAdvantage card? I don’t travel for work but I want to rack up personal travel points
I've started my job hunt in earnest. Revamped my resume, been setting up informational interviews, getting emails from recruiters ... I'm so excited for the next step!
6 segments/flights this week. 5 of them AA economy as EP. 1 Delta First as Plat. It's the current relationship has become complacent and your ex is really trying. I miss you Delta 💔 😢
Dallas people any of y'all have any info on Embark? I have an interview with them next week, but I know nothing about them.
Is it worth it to accept a long-term sub position when you don't get benefits and you really just want to hold out for a perm position?
I just saw this. Lloyd's the man. "Today's decision is a setback for the environment and for the U.S.'s leadership position in the world. #ParisAgreement"
Anyone ever have issues after connecting to GoGo where all it does when browsing is redirect you to the GoGo/Delta homepage? At least fishbowl works...
I’m starting at a new company on Monday, but have an MBB interview this week. Should I cancel the interview? Can I essentially “pause” my candidacy to continue the process in a year or so?
ADs/designers: Is a graphic design certificate enough to start a career as an AD? I’m between programs at SVA/PRATT/Parsons and a 9month boot camp program called Shillington. Thoughts on any of these?
Comms Strats: what do you value in a brand strategy partner? I’m being interviewed by a Comms Planning Director next week, and haven’t really worked closely with one over my career...little help on what to expect?
Has anyone had an initial Zoom screen with McK recruiter? If so is it just a casual motivational conversation, or anything peculiar one should look out for? Thanks!
I’m envious of the big status and points you international travelers get. I’ve always wondered how you get to travel internationally - just luck of the draw w projects? Or are you more senior?
1.LinkedIn 2.Company career website 3.Indeed/Monster/Glassdoor Which medium has worked the most for you in terms of getting considered for the interview?
Received an email from American Airlines. Says they will soon require all passengers to wear masks. Just how am I supposed to drink my cocktail under these conditions?