How many of you have actually read the entire handbook? How long was it? What was the hardest or easiest part of the handbook for you?
For all that HR leaders have done to shoulder the huge responsibilities over the last 6 months, what are your organizations doing to take care of you? For all the space we hold for other people, is anyone holding space for you?
Anyone have any good tools they like to use to improve / check for grammar and readability for legal writing?
Firm-wide guidelines for file retention? General rule is 7 years...is that the standard that most firms follow? Best judgment on certain files? Do you delete files completely so no record at all?
Best way to bring up the sloppy work of paralegal w/partner? He doesn’t mind bc he isn’t super type A but I’m constantly spending hours cleaning up things she did wrong or can’t master (simple doc formatting..). She doesn’t see the urgency or importance of clean/mistake-free work & partner won’t reinforce anything I request/recommend.
Anyone transition out of med mal defense after 7+ years? If so, into what area? How difficult was the switch? Did you take a pay cut?
If you have your dream job, what is it, how did you get there and why is it a dream? For those on the path, please feel free to contribute. Thank you.
How am I supposed to interpret a partner saying “nice job” on these briefs and then essentially re-writing everything I wrote? Is this some kind of passive aggressive mind trick?
Headaches at the office? Partners are super understanding when I get a migraine and need to leave (VERY rarely) but I’m prone to headaches and sometimes need to shut my eyes for 15 min to stop (cont.)
Genuinely exhausted and hyper stressed by the impeachment proceedings and primary election process. But I need to follow the news for work- can't just ignore it. Any suggestions on how to deal?
Have a dilemma. As you know we’re asked to meet law students talk to them, wine and dine etc. If an attorney meets law student at firm event... fair game to date if student initiates or bad idea?
My best friend at the office got laid off today with the explanation that her position no longer exists in our office. I know as a staff we are replaceable and (see first comment)
TDP and CDP any difference besides pay? I’m working with bunch of analysts in cdp and we all do the same work. What’s really the difference between the two programs besides salary?
As we’re getting closer to the end of the year, I’m curious if everyone is doing the math for their airline and hotel status ambitions. Disappointing year personally for me in that world (cont)
Anyone willing to sell their test prep books? I’m in the San Jose, CA area. Also, anyone want to join a test prep group with me? Share your burner email here and I’ll start a group!
How much did you get back on your tax return your first year filing out of school? I know many things vary, but trying to understand a ballpark. Thanks
Alright 🐠, first international travel adventure.. flight is delayed (classic).. not good at sleeping on planes so trying to find that perfect level of intoxication such that I can fall asleep. Advice?
Why is everyone insane in PA? For Irma we have been told to evacuate and yet I'm still being told to come in to work during a hurricane because my superiors don't want to evacuate.
Just found out I'm pregnant! Excited but also worried how I'm going to navigate through my second year as an attorney in a defense firm-- not to mention the current pandemic. Would love any advice
Been frustrated with my job search. Just found out one of my best friends has been hiding the fact that his entire department was laid off 4 months ago. Thankful for my sitch, gonna focus on helping.
My Fellow 🐠: Do any of you have travel rituals? I’ll start: I must listen to N.E.R.D.’s “Lapdance” between pushback and takeoff.
Any Deloitte 🐠 have any insights into the CR&S team? Looking for more specific info than what the role mentions because it’s vague.
"If 12,000 Americans die from the flu annually, why is everyone panicking?” https://www.dispatch.com/opinion/20200324/column-emergency-room-physician-writes-from-covid-19-front-lines
What’s your - Number of years in consulting? What’s your plan for 2018 (stay/leave/promote)? What are your decision making factors for 2018 plan? Do you already have an exit, if so, where to, and pay?
Interviewing a woman "let go" (I think terminated) from another consulting firm. She has been taking "mental health" time for the 2 months since her termination. Do I hire her? Cont.
Hi everyone, I have created this bowl to answer questions that professionals might have about immigrating to Canada. I am a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant in Vancouver,BC. Ask away!
How does somebody end up as an expert on expert networks? Sounds like a great exit option as you approaches retirement.
Some Positive News, Fishes: Post I-140 approval, H1B extension filed on Nov. 15, approved on Nov. 25. Nebraska Center, Premium processing even after getting promoted to Manager this year. Have faith!!