Folks, I just got promoted and joined this group. How should I approach selling consulting services? I am delivering services and not had much success farming given the client environment. How can I start hunting? Any steps or tried-out resources I can leverage? Help out a fella trying to do his job better 🙏
I am a Canadian. I have a wealth of experience in Education and Educational Leadership (Doctoral Level). I am looking for a position in Southern California. I would require sponsorship. Leads? Ideas? Thoughts??
Actively seeking a new opportunity and I am slowly starting to feel discouraged due to lack of response. Anyone else having issues searching for employment right now?
Does anyone work in a firm or have insight on firms that offer associates flexibility to work at the firms other offices, especially offices abroad? ...
What training or guidance are you giving managers at your firms about managing hybrid teams? There is a lot out there on remote teams, but a lot of us are going back three days a week which means people at home and people in the room. Any tips to pass on?
How much nonbillable time is too much? I’m a second associate at a midsized firm and I have 30-50 non billable hours each month. An associate at another firm told me this was really high. Thoughts?
Anyone else feel like work/billable hours gets in their way of taking care of their life? Hate having to choose between working to keep up with billables and taking care of my life whether that's the gym or whatever else. Feel like I never have enough time for both.
At what point during the interview process, do law firms ask for a list of clients you have worked for in order to do a conflicts check? Is it normal to be asked for the list prior to being made an offer? Any ethical issues in disclosing prior to being made an offer or accepting an offer?
Do any AmLaw 200 firms offer fee splitting for associates? As a senior associate, I originate more than my salary and I know that many others with the same title in my firm originate little/nothing. Yet we are all paid about the same base and our bonuses are underwhelming. Sounds like a rant but am just curious.
6th year litigation associate here. Every recruiter tries to scare me into thinking I’m unhireable after next year. Who has lateraled as an 8+ year, where to, and how long till you got promoted after?
For those of you who spent the time and money to get the PHR or SHRM certifications, do you feel that it actually strengthened your professional capabilities as on HR professional, or did you just do it to fit into the “HR Professional” crowd?
Thinking about doing a startup in the law space. I have always been frustrated editing contracts. Would any of you be interested in a searchable clause bank that lived in Microsoft word? You would be able to search for a particular clause and then add or replace it to your current document.
First time founder - would you recommend square, stripe or something else for purchases between $150-$10k or what alternatively?
What PE funds are hiring!
I’ve been laid off due to lost business. Struggling to find junior strategist positions and agencies that hire at that level, not many do. Should I stick with what I enjoy or consider account?
TFW a recruiter tells you that the agency is pausing its interviewing process because they’re waiting on project renewals & that this will take a couple weeks. Fast forward three/four days, the same exact job listing is reposted. Just say I was rejected, Nina!!
Fellow Slalomers, have any of you, esp those in larger offices, noticed a huge loss of culture and/or leadership transparency over the years? Seattle xm here and noticing things
Hey Fishes, Wanted ask about which is the best option from Big 4s, outside of D USI? Considering the fact of WLB (USI is quite balanced), quality of work, hikes and overall work culture. PS: I am new to this and would really appreciate genuine answers from folks experienced with these scenarios. Thanks!
Going to a client this week and hotel has amazing resort. Can I wear this at the pool or is it too much in front of coworkers? https://www.amazon.com/Blanca-Goddess-Rouched-Monokini-Swimsuit/dp/B072FBPMGK
Cross-posting. Hi friends, what's the salary range for director level insights roles in NYC at agencies? 10 yrs experience. Includes leveraging data for more creative storytelling, quant and qual research, providing comprehensive views of customers, thought leadership, people management, etc.
Small rant. The colleague who appears to sleep in meetings/not complete work is nominated for managerial role. Lol. I can’t
How long after your first job (first real one after undergrad) did you start interviewing for other jobs?
Is it appropriate to ask a firm to talk to one or two additional associates in the group you might join following a verbal offer? Spoke to one during interview process.
Does anyone have any study tips or can suggest a helpful study tool for the HRCI SPHR exam? I used BenchPrepHR to help me prep and took a few practice test. I took my exam last week and unfortunately did not pass. Any tips would be helpful to help me prepare to retake in a few months.
My practice in Advisory has lost half of our Directors/Partners (4/8) in the last 4 months. People are on the bench. Is being laid off a possibility?
Hi Fishes I am looking for job change in the field of External Audit & Financial Services. My experience is with PwC as an Senior Audit Analyst for 2.9 years. Also a part qualified ACCA. Any opportunities/referrals will be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance!
For my mortgage application, there was a question about my legal status here. I provided my I797 approval since my Visa had expired. The lender returned with the following comment. How should I respond to this? Any inputs please? "This is acceptable but you sent the renewal. We would also need the following: Copy of current valid visa"
Lesson of crypto in a nutshell: 0% interest rates (ie free money) spark gigantic bubbles in the most random places
Just to confirm: what all documents my parents need to carry while visiting US on visiting visa. Thanks in Advance .