How do you deal with lack of concentration? Any tips and techniques on how to stay focused during the day?
Cipriani & Werner
Have you ever had to work with an associate who’s clueless but whose father is a prominent attorney at another firm in town so she’s untouchable? I have :(
Are my chances of lateraling to a V10 firm doomed? I'm currently 5 years old, top-performer, but my kindergarten was non-target.
Thoughts on transitioning into Biglaw from a local mid-large sized defense firm? Second year Associate here.
Anyone here successfully found a legal job abroad? In US looking to move to Netherlands or France. Any tips welcome!
Couple of mistakes in the past 2 weeks and the partner I do 80% of my work for (for multiple years) is treating me like our entire relationship is based on the last 2 weeks
My husband and I are hoping to have a child soon, but I don't want to get off track at work. I'd love to know how others have handled the transition to motherhood while competing to make partner.
Can you as a former clerk comment on a cases@on which you worked while clerking? I’d like to do a blog article on a case that I worked on like 3 years ago as a clerk.
They say 97% of all civil lawsuits settle. Have you found this to be true in your practice? What circumstances push a lawsuit to trial?
Defendant filed a motion to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction. I have to now oppose this motion: where do I even begin because tbh defendant has a pretty lock argument
What words after years of practice in your fields are you still completely unable to spell correctly on the first attempt (or 4th).
Would any amazing legal minds be willing to offer their time to give feedback and advice to a legal tech startup? I’m with aiLegal and we’re “ready” to go to market but having a tough time getting traction. I’d greatly appreciate anyone who is willing to provide their time to speak with my team and I. https://www.ailegal.com/
Roth IRAs - how much should I actuallyyy be putting in each year...? (27 and currently making less than 100k as a new attorney)
Has anyone used the attorney mortgage loans to purchase a house? I’m considering them but wanted to weigh the pros/cons and get some first-hand opinions
Have been going out with a colleague (we're both associates) for about a month; wondering whether to disclose...
Lateral Associate move - has anyone negotiated a signing bonus? And/or guaranteed bonus? If so, can someone share their experience, numbers etc? Looking as Ao1
Uber told me "don't get beat up on your flight..and don't you beat anyone!" I'll try to behave ;)
So I accepted and signed a job offer yesterday. Subsequently, I received an email for a job position I really wanted but never heard from the after filling out the application. Looks like my timing
With an Ivy League MBA and 3 years in management consulting. Should I go to the top 3(McKinsey , Bain,BCG ) or industry?
What firm or type of Federal consulting helps the government analyze and select the best stimulus policy? Would be a really interesting place to be
I feel sad when the guy I’m dating is downs I know he is going thru his mba program which adds stress and don’t think I’m a rebound from his ex..but I’m not sure if I can cheer him up or what to do
So if you get laid off what do you tell prospective employers when interviewing? Do you pretend you weren't laid off?
How critical is it to send a thank you email following an interview when the interviewer already mentioned that they would recommend me to move forward in the interview process?
What percentage do you normally see the strategic vision from a creative brief come through in creative execution?
If I graduate in December and hope to start late Jan/Feb, when should I start applying to jobs? (This is for NYC and I’d be relocating from across the country, if it matters.)
Anyone know of Chicago PE firms taking former consultants? Obviously the typical path to PE is via ibanking, but wondering if anyone else has tried
Anyone from Google willing to send me a referral? Saw some good opportunities online and think a referral might help instead of applying online directly.
It’s fascinating how everyone now has a PhD in epidemiology - or are they just regurgitating what they’ve heard in the news loop without a modicum of independent thought? 🧐
Hi new to the industry and trying to get a sense of what the norm is. What’s the typical salary for a AAE in Chicago and how quickly can one expect to advance?
First time job change. What to do with HSA & 401K with current employer? Keep as it is or roll over to new employer? New employer doesn’t have HSA, can I use balance for future medical needs?
Hotel beds / sleeping. Last night mattress was so soft, woke up in agony at 3AM and wound up moving to the floor. Does anyone travel with their own pillow or even inflatable mattress?
http://www.businessinsider.com/best-management-consulting-firms-in-the-us-2017-4 Probably been posted before but I am starting to think that the notion of MBB is only something consultants care abou. It seems like the information the rest of the business world gets is different.