What is Ropes & Gray doing with its wfh/flexible arrangement when attorneys do go back to offices?
First year waiting on bar results here. The partners giving me assignments often won’t give me much feedback on the work I’ve done. Should I just take no news as good news and move on? I just don’t want to keep doing things wrong and have everyone silently resent me or just tolerate me.
Does anyone have a framework or other resources for scaling up a small workforce in a strategic way?
Has anyone found value in the “Josh Bersin Academy” membership? They are offering 20% off an annual subscription so my interest is piqued.
Has anyone implemented Workday without experiencing massive regrets? It seems to be far more complicated to run advanced reports, export data timely, and be productive from a reporting standpoint. Also, has anyone had any luck with Reed Group as their leave management vendor? I’ve implemented Reed Group with both Lawson and Workday and the results have been abysmal each time from an integration standpoint.
Stay or go ? I'm at an early stage tech start up and gaining experience in an industry that I like. However, I am getting no formal training or sales coaching. Everything I've done so far (Inc. Targeted marketing and prospecting) has been self taught and I feel like I am lacking professional knowledge if I was to move onto a different company, especially considering that I am not involved in the full sales cycle.
Do you feel you have enough time in the week to start dating? I often leave work so drained that I dont have the time or energy to try and meet someone
I (1st year transactional associate, biglaw) have a mid-year review scheduled this week and I would like to know if there is anything (1) I should do to prepare for the review and (2) I should be asking at this point. To date, I have received some feedback on my work that’s been constructive but has been largely specific to the nuances of transactional work—think contract interpretation and review—but I want to make sure I milk every ounce of benefit I can get from the review.
I’m studying for the SHRM-CP with the Mometrix (study guides, online course, and flash cards), however I’m super overwhelmed with all of the information. What are some best practices to ensure I grasp all of the concept ? Any advice would be much appreciated!!!
What are everyone's thoughts on the link between performance and reward? Will this continue in the future? Has anyone moved away from ratings and if so how does it work? 🤔
I've gotten lazy this week. How do yall get back on the path and get motivated to get it done?
Hi all I have started a new post as a sales manager for a Fibre optics company, I feel I have been thrown in the deep end and asked to swim, it's a small company and want me to head up the sales team for corporate companies, also asked me to put together a marketing strategy
Does anyone have any study tips or can suggest a helpful study tool for the HRCI SPHR exam? I used BenchPrepHR to help me prep and took a few practice test. I took my exam last week and unfortunately did not pass. Any tips would be helpful to help me prepare to retake in a few months.
Is procrastinating to an extreme and then when the deadline approaches, hurriedly putting up a brief that’s not half bad (and would be very good if made on time) a sign of ADHD? I’ve been thinking about scheduling an appt with a psychiatrist. I wasn’t like this pre-pandemic
Is anyone willing to share their hr budget per employee (excluding insurance/Heath benefits).
I currently am trying to take two days off, got a mediation statement from OC, naturally I had to read it, and then I emailed the partner offering to do any follow up on the statement tomorrow. Lawyers trying to take time off… what a joke. anyone else have this problem?? Amazingly partner replied enjoy your time off and we’ll circle around Wednesday
Advice/tips for clerkship writing samples? Am taking recent motion I filed and revising so as to make it my own.
Contacted by a recruiter from PwC, I have 4 yrs of experience in management consulting with a health background. Been doing mostly healthcare operations & strategy work—what area would I align @ PwC?
I was in a meeting with my boss and account team discussing an overage on a project. We were looking at everyone’s hours, and our UX lead (a woman) had doubled her effort. The work was necessary...
So nervous. Had a very hard to gauge R1 behavioral interview and the specialist work is my dream. Wish me luck, team!
Can anyone share what books they read out to kids for bed time reading or in general? Anything that is engaging or with good morals/ life lessons
🐠 who exited to internal strategy teams of corporations: How is the WLB? Most teams I interview for tout that their teams are all ex consultants, from MBB etc, and i fear if consulting culture rub off
🐠 living in LA - which neighbourhoods do you live in? Trying to find a place that's relatively "walkable", accessible from LAX, and <2300 a month for a 2 bed 2 bath
6th year L&E associate here and thinking about transitioning to a position with better WLB. How do you go about getting a government job and are they flexible about WFH, at least a couple of days a week? Recruiters reach out all the time, but always about other firm positions. Tips/ advice much appreciated!
How is the culture in EY GDS SAT team ?
I'm thinking of applying for Consultant - Forecasting role at ZS Toronto. Could someone help me with the work culture and WLB at the Toronto ZS office? I have 5 years of relevant experience at IQVIA, Canada.
What was your favorite project and why? Team? Type of work? Location? *Don’t name clients obvi.
Adv and disadv of H1b and L1A ? -Contemplating an H1 to L1 move. Obvious ones H1B - a) Moving Jobs b) Better salary (LCA controlled) L1A - a) Spouse can work Not many follow this path, curious why!
McKinsey folks, I attended a virtual Diversity series event hosted by McK Canada and got a link to apply to an Associate role after the event. It's been almost 6 weeks since I applied using the link and I've heard nothing. I assumed this was some kind of referral. Did I assume wrong?
What is Accenture's parental leave policy..
How does one actually finance the purchase of a book of business? I’m assuming you put a cash down payment...how much? Does a bank finance the rest, or your BD?
Considering whether to hire a personal admissions consultant (Stacy Blackman, mba Mission, etc.) or do Applicant Lab to help with resume, essays and creating a cohesive story. Can people share their experiences who have used either service?
Let's get a thread going of parental leave policies? What's the parental leave policy at your agency
Raise your hands if you value sleep over spending an extra +/- 30 minutes to get ready in the AM. Rock the natural look ladies (and gentlemen)!