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?
Cohen & Grigsby
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?
What do people think about the prospect of law firms converging in the US like they have in the UK? Anyone see a future where firms are publicly traded like i-banks?
Can we start of a thread of in-house counsel salaries and year out of law school? I’m a third year employment associate earning $200k in Silicon Valley.
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?
Manager over-audits things to impress the partner. Team works longer hours. Budget gets hurt. Partner sees budget worsening. Declines to staff job more. Leadership wonders why everyone's miserable. 💁
The competition to get promoted within management is getting heated at my firm and I have been hearing through the grapevine that someone else is trying to beat me to a promotion. What can I do?
Gotta love this place. A city that can neither control nor arrest rioters, looters, and shooters but wants to go after bar owners and out-of-state visitors. How many people were shot and killed last weekend? https://www.chicagotribune.com/coronavirus/ct-coronavirus-chicago-quarantine-20200702-47pop2mb5nf2vd32io5dqwbzwq-story.html
NEBL worth the price ? All I am reading is it’s a programmable (8 language) blockchain and limited supply. Anything else with this coin I am missing ?
I want to get laid off and go off the grid for 6 months while collecting unemployment, and using my severance and PTO payout for an RV. FMLLL
How’s our workout streak going so far? Happy to see all the people responding on the previous days post. Let’s keep it going! Tell me what you did for your health today.
Have any partners seen their engagement stopped or delayed due to client policy restricting travel due to Covid virus?
Anyone get an offer from somewhere else and take counter offer and stay at your current firm? How'd that work out for you?
For BCG folks: Does anybody know how the CKA at BCG is organized. What’s the seniority level of Project Manager vs. Senior Project Coordinator ? What salaries can you expect for these positions?
Question: would you dress as a drag queen for a work Zoom HH? The theme lends itself well to being Alyssa Edwards. Not in the closet but not sure if it might be disruptive. Thoughts?
I need genuine pieces of advice please. I’ve been on a project that have brought me a lot of stress and lately medical issues, I just had another panicky attack today where my left side was numb for a good hour and my heart was racing. My husband asked me to quit but idk why I am afraid. I have a 1 year old baby that I am taking care of as well. The PM on the project told me that she would roll me off once she finds a replacement but it has been 1month now that I am trying to keep my head up ctd
When I join a conference call from home and don’t play a lead role in that call I usually do things like folding my laundry. The kinkiest was to have sex with my SO (the phone on mute of course). What
Managers and above- would you revise a Snapshot if your reviewee scheduled time with you and had explicit points for each of the PwC professional as to why they should be rated higher? Or annoying?
Other than providing insights and reporting, how does your analytics team help drive business KPIs, find new ways to look at audiences/businesses situation or have a huge impact on planning?
Hair idea for guys who can’t get to the barber! You can wear your hair confidently in ZOOM meetings with this look.
What is the average salary dispersion across media agencies for Assoc Director vs Director vs VP Director?