A partner at a firm is consistently billing 18-20 hour days...and I know for a fact he is not working that many hours everyday. How is he doing this? Is he billing unethically?
What is an acceptable timeline to give a firm for a start date as a lateral associate when the firm is located in a different city from where you currently live and work and a move will be required?
How often should you move firms in the first 5 years of practice? I typically see millennials move firms every year to year and a half.
Just sent an email to an authority stating in bold letters that the subject was “Comfidential”. Guess I’ll just resign
I’m currently considering going back to school to get a physics degree so I can take the patent bar. Any patent attorneys out there willing to share their two cents on this idea?
No filing deadline today, but a huge number of deadlines later this week and next week? Guess that means I’ll be unproductive and unmotivated all day today and regret it with all my heart tomorrow.
Do you ever go through slow times where you just can’t seem to find any work? I’m so behind on my hours, but feel like I’m doing everything I can and there’s just not enough work.
Is anyone aware of the typical path one should take to break into the White Collar Crime field? (Ultimately fraud division of DOJ). Advice? Nuggets of knowledge? Want to be in either DC or Phila.
Here's a perfect example of the hypocrisy of big law firms that are busy perpetuating social and racial injustices while simultaneously holding themselves out as champions of social causes. The partners of these firms should have a bit more foresight. https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.tampabay.com/florida-politics/buzz/2020/08/26/florida-pays-17-million-so-far-to-defend-felons-voting-law/%3foutputType=amp
The Super Bowl ads are already leaked online so let's get this thread started: Favorite ad? Worst ad? Do you still watch the game and are the ads any different in context?
How critical are you expected to be for a self evaluation? Just finishing my first year in firm-life and I’m not sure what the partners expect here. Any tips?
RBG needs to stay out of the hospital, my stress levels can't take these spikes. Also, if I am as active as she is at her age- or at any age, really- it will be a small miracle
Anyone ever apply through linkedin's easy apply and get contacted by the firm? I just applied that way on a whim, but feel like I should submit something throught the firm's website. It was too easy.
This is a very particular question. But has anyone used (or contemplated) Rule 23 to bring a class action based on a class of DEFENDANTS vs. plaintiffs? We are contemplating this, and I am interested in talking through it.
How does Deloitte F&EP compare to Accenture strategy CFO&EV? Have an offer from both and comp is largely the same. Biggest priorities are wlb, comp, and strategy oriented work. Thank you!
Best tips to prep quickly for corporate strategy interviews? Going into final round with two VPs of strategy and two directors - ex-MBB and investment banking backgrounds. Thinking this will be very case driven and technical. Any advice helps!
I felt being discriminated at work, should I resolve it through internal complaint (ethnic hotline/D&I leadership) or should I go directly externally to EEOC(Equal Employment Opportunity Commission)?
Does anyone else pack hobby items (e.g. instruments, paint materials, etc. for whatever your hobby may be) for their work week travels? Interested in learning sax but def can’t pack a std size sax...
What's the expected compensation (Base and TC) for Big 4 Deal Advisory (i.e. valuation, transaction services) as a Senior Associate in these COLs: Bay Area, Washington State (Seattle)
I've got a feeling that North Korea and China are up to something and this whole "Peace Talk" with South Korea is more about forming an alliance on the peninsula to protect the North Korea homeland.
Accenture 🐠- hearing rumors in pay bumps / right sizing salaries (finally) at perf. year end - curious for any insights on SM salary range in management consulting
Out of all the big 4 companies which is the best in terms of a IT work (tech assurance, cyber, ... etc) I know it defers by revenue or number of clients or growth. But any input would be great.
￼What are the best job alert services for advertising/marketing? Looking for a place to enter my ideal job title and then get new positions emailed to me when they come up. What’s good out there?
I’m nominee for my first award (small one). Our client will be with us. Based on your experiences, could you tell me if we may received two statues? (1 for us & 1 for client).
Main differences between somewhere like KPMG and BCG? Exit opportunities? Quality of projects? I know plenty of places online detail this but I’d like to hear it from someone on here.
Guidehojse folks- recruiter reached out to me about an experienced associate position. Little bit confused how this fits in with the associate -> senior associate -> manager model.
Thoughts on Huron Consulting? Seen some other posts on fishbowl about them before and thinking of applying.
Partners who did executive mba - how do you feel about it? How is your network? Do you think you shouldn’t have done it? Also if you don’t mind, mention your school.