How do you deal with the guilt of not working all the time. I always feel like I should be working and that I am falling behind if I am not working. How do I let go and enjoy my life?
Do juniors in big law typically foster strong partner relationships/have partner mentors? 2nd year at V50 and I’ve only worked directly for more senior associates on deals..(continued below)
Anyone else a graduating 3L without a job offer that’s scared beyond belief about the next year? I’m scared about affording rent/food when I might be unemployed in this recession...
How does one transition from a mid-sized (but respected) law firm to working in government? Graduated with honors from not T14.
What is everyone’s thoughts on the best case management software, preferably either with or compatable with document automation?
How are your companies handling employees wanting to work from anywhere (any US state) now that the remote situation is still ongoing (with no end in some cities)? Are you allowing it for a certain amount of days/months? It’s been the bane of my work existence lately!
Maybe we should get some stuff for dinner tomorrow night if we have a time we would like you guys would have something
What’s a good way to advocate for yourself as an employee? I struggle with how to make the work I’m completing/my efforts sound impactful.
I’m almost a third year associate, been with my firm since passing the Bar. I’m about to lateral to a new firm. Obviously super common. I have a great relationship with my MPs and really dread telling them. Any tips on how to rip the bandaid off in the easiest way other than being super gracious and just getting it over with?
Reading about tonight's FedSoc event with Brett Kavanaugh sponsored by Facebook. Feels straight out of a dystopian movie. Isn't Facebook supposed to be apolitical or did I miss something?
Classic problem: Sent a draft to a partner 2 weeks ago (deadline is next Fri.) I‘ll be on site inspections T/W/Th, is there a professional way to nudge him to review soon/avoid an emergency?
How many would agree that an associate’s protest to accepting a work assignment by a partner is insubordination?
Dear law firms: when your offices re-open, please allow jeans for at least a month. I’m not sure I fit my suits anymore and I need time to shed the 500 pounds I gained in the past 8 weeks. Thanks.
What are people's thoughts on a JD+MBA dual degree for someone who has 4-5 year Technology Consulting experience?
Counseled Out on an RFP response by global leadership, client and project lead love me and owning more deliverables than rest of team....2 months left on probation....should I be worried?
Got an offer for SA2 , salary 105k base. What would be approximate bonus per year. I have more than 6 years of experience. Is this a good offer ?
Anyone have postpartum depression and/or postpartum anxiety months after baby? After my second was born, I’ve felt overwhelmed, which is normal to a point. But over the past month...cont...
I'm a physician with a disability (wheelchair), and I appreciate so much those patients that don't act any differently around me
Went on an interview and met with 4 people in leadership positions. All white. All male. I'm already thinking this won't be a good fit.
How are mangers held accountable?? I have recently worked with 2 managers on the same engagement that have banged laptops on the desk and been very rude at the client. Yet I get bad snapshot because I
I have a very intelligent junior person on my team, but they act quite entitled and borderline arrogant. They seem receptive to feedback though and I have hope for them (contd)
But I thought the people whose job it is to sell guns said that guns keeps you safe... 🤔 https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/433017-states-with-stricter-gun-control-regulations-have-fewer-mass?amp#click=https://t.co/D2U4vBGayP
So I don’t know about y’all but I am still working quite long hours even from home. I am young and I have giant dark circles under my eyes. Any tips on fighting this other than quitting my job?
Best resource to learn VBA and time to get proficient? Wondering if possible to do it in a week with 1-2 hours each day. Have been programming for 1-2 years in Python, with some experience in C, R, and Matlab.
Is it weird that throughout my recruiting process the recruiter and a manager were making all the decisions? Doesn’t the partner or a senior manager get involved? Seems odd someone so younger makes the calls 🤷🏽♀️
I know i'm not the first, but so inspired by my ER colleagues being on the edge of society and our hospital's doors
How different do you think schools will be when/if we all return the fall?Will teachers be asked to take students’ temperature each morning?Will parents feel comfortable sending their child to school?