Tips to bill more when there isn’t a lot of work coming in? I’ve asked for more work, but feel like no matter what I do I’m not billing many hours/not capturing time. Trying to maximize my value.
Anyone know if working as in house at Disney is a good gig? It’s not a sweatshop like amazon right? Friend of mine is considering an offer from them.
Any attorney here a member of the US Court of Appeals District of Columbia willing to sponsor me for admission? Thank you!
I am a PI attorney who has far too many clients to manage. This is due to having 4 major surgeries over the last 2 years and my sudden loss of a very experienced paralegal and inability to find a similar replacement. I stopped taking new cases a while ago and still feel like I need to dump some of my more time consuming cases but I worry about doing so, for a myriad of reasons. At the same time, I feel like a failure and am sleeping less and less at night. How do I get out of this nightmare?
Any advice for dealing with a secretary that isn’t thorough? She rushes her assignments and makes numerous mistakes. She’s been at the firm much longer than me and I’m confrontation averse by nature
The California law school deans are asking that the new bar exam score (1390 instead of 1440) be applied retroactively at least to Feb 2020 (which they should) but are also asking to go back to July 2017. As someone who failed July 2017 with a 1439 and passed Feb 2018, I can’t help but feel so frustrated with the State Bar. Even if they do it, my swearing in date will still be June 2018 instead of Dec 2017, I still lost 6 months of my career even if retroactively I passed the first time.
We interrupt this crisis to ask a boring question. How do you manage the never ending onslaught of email? How do you organize countless topical articles that you want to retain?
Me @5:30am: "Mostly airport runs or early commuters so far?" Uber driver: "Mostly people sneaking out of places they wish'd they hadn't ended up." !
Does your law firm do 360 reviews for partners and managers? Why or why not? Also what platform do you use?
There have been a significant number of posts and comments lately concerning impostor syndrome. Those experiencing it should know a few things (contd.)
Law firms (or any other businesses) who refuse to pay their support staff overtime - why are you like this? Not looking to shame, just want to get some hopefully honest responses.
Lawyers: do you use contractions in your work e-mails? I do but am starting to think most other people don’t (do not).
How does one transition from a mid-sized (but respected) law firm to working in government? Graduated with honors from not T14.
I’m a soon-to-be second year associate who is getting his very first yearly performance review in a month. Any advice on how I should be preparing for that review? I’ve been saving all the work I’ve had redlined by my supervisors and know pretty well what my strengths and weaknesses are, but I’m not sure how someone is supposed to prepare for this kind of thing.
Just because it's Wednesday and I need hope. Been single for 2 years. What are the benefits of the single life, especially for such a long time?
Which banks are hiring on H1 in New York or California? Looking to get out of consulting and risk advisory open to liquidity, credit risk for BA or PM roles
What is the average time people stay in consulting before jumping over to product/program manager? Do tech consultants struggle to make the jump vs mgmt consultants?
Anyone else feel a bit like a social outcast when on the bench? You get this pitying/sympathetic look 😧 from people as if you told them you're unemployed and they say "hope you find something soon"..
2.5y out of undergrad. Got an offer for an M level corporate strategy role at a bank (more like an S2 based on their hierarchy) Offer for $100k but I won't leave EY for less than $115k. Advice?
Get caught in a layoff? My team is growing. Seeking Senior Strategists and Strategy Directors. Large Midwest agency with Fortune 500 clients. Remote now, relo later. Inquire within (my DMs)
Is anyone hiring or have connections to entertainment production? I have a friend furloughed from a production role in experiential marketing and the job market is looking pretty bleak. Any suggestions are welcome
I had predicted a recession before the end of the year way before coronavirus was even a thought. Looks like that’s where we are going according to this:
Getting kicked out after my two year analyst program in IB “due to COVID” and looking to make the move to buy side in NYC. Anyone know who is hiring?
Is 180k too much to ask for financial analyst position at Google? I am preparing for interview. Thanks for any input.
Found a studio apartment near my parents place for 800 a month. I am a new analyst and doing WFH for the foreseeable future. My parents house comes with alot of stress but I liked the idea of saving money. Tha apt itself is beautiful and perfect for me. I am just having trouble with the loss of savings. Anyone have similar conundrums?
if a company schedules an interview without consulting you, can you push back on the date/time or is that in poor taste? I only gave some days/times that may work for me but I said I'd need to check
I thought Arnold New York was having layoffs,...just had a recruiter call me about a job. Thinking all those chats about layoffs were just a myth.
Have been submitting my resume (even tailored keywords to match each job description) for brand side openings the last yr, no success. Unfortunately I don’t know many people on the client side.. tips?
I have two offers on the table rn: Guidehouse as a senior consultant at 95k Deloitte as a consultant at 100k plus 3k signon bonus Which one should I go with..? Both are great companies (compared to my current firm) and it’s difficult to make a decision.
Im supposed to start a new job on Monday. Voiced concerns re: my health insur lapse (starts 4/1) & that I traveled to NY back to LA last week, that I’d prefer to push my start date. Am I a diva?