Has anyone taken the PHR exam lately? What was the best test prep IYO? Online on demand , online live classes? Are the practice exams worth the cost?
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
Do you use a second monitor for your laptop? If so, which brand do you use? I have sidetrack and it’s a hit or miss when it will work.
Looking for feedback on Paylocity and UKG payroll HRIS. We have 250 employees and rapidly growing company.
If I give notice on a holiday week, would the 4 day work week count as a full week for the 2 weeks notice?
Is your organization planning to require employees be vaccinated? I understand why management wants this but concerned about losing good employees because they don’t believe in vaccination or are wanting to wait until more people have been vaccinated to see if there are issues with it. I’m also concerned with moral if we require this. Employees may get it to keep there job but hold on to some bitterness or develop anxiety over it. Am I being too soft or over analyzing?
So we just got the 2nd email in 2 mos from HR telling us to “look presentable” and to be “completely available” during work hours. In what world are they living? Is it harassment if I tell them to go F themselves?
How long do you typically allow for self assessments and manager assessments for year-end? This year we gave employees a week and managers 3 weeks (holidays not included), but they still said it wasn’t long enough even though most waited until the very last day to complete them.
Can anyone recommend a certificate or course that is actually useful for developing professionals and/or reviewing performance? I don’t want/need something that is just a credential, I’m actually looking to get some formal grounding in these two topics so I can overhaul processes at my consulting firm. Thanks for your advice!!!
Anyone in big law transitioned from corporate to litigation (in an entire different field)? What was your experience like? How did you get a foothold?
Anyone here a member of Revenue Collective? Is it worth it? What kind of value have you gotten out of it if so? Thanks!
As an associate, how long should you wait after lateraling to a new firm before you take a vacation?
I’m interested to know opinions on which service is better for in-house counsel, Practical Law or Lexis Nexis? Or another option that I might be unaware of? Im an in-house generalist at a medium sized, service based company and handle a range of matters including general business, contracts, employment/international employment, IP, privacy, and technology. I want to be able to access templates, practice guides, and checklists.
Pfizer is 80% effective after the first dose and 90% effective after the second dose, according to a new real world study. Most ill effects are from the second shot. So I’d prefer not to take the second shot. Am I wrong?
I’m looking for a screening tool that will assess a candidate’s proficiency with MS-Teams. Would anyone know if there is such a thing that exists?
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?
I graduated with my bachelor's in HRM and I'm wondering if there are any certifications or trainings I could do before I lock down on the SHRM-CP. I recently became HIPAA certified for my company and that got me thinking about what else I could do to add to my resume. Looking for good stepping stone certificates.
How long, on average, did it take you to study before you could pass the PHR/SPHR exam? Did you think it was worth it?
About to start my first associate job. Probate litigation, small firm of 4 attorneys. I dont feel confident or ready to practice. Any advice or tips on starting out?
How much would you personally feel contributing to 401K on a $150K salary? PwC matches 1.5% (25% up to first 6%)
Anyone ever heard of Exabeam ? Thoughts on company , culture, work? Principal security consultant. Thanks!!
Anyone can share insights about the Diversity Rotational Program at FTI consulting? Recruiter reached out and I’m curious to see what are the type of projects, culture and growth opportunities. Thanks so much 🙏
Reasons to have status: got rebooked on a different route on an oversold flight cause my original is having mechanical issues #thanksamerican
Seeing more of a push to use MS Teams both at my client and firm with the intent of Skype being no more. What’s up with your company?
With the Chase Reserve increase are people looking to change cards? Amex platinum seems to give better benefits for same price so looking at that one
Ladies, need some perspective. I’m loud sometime in my tone, and I’m pretty confident when I talk. I’ve noticed that often, it’s seen as a sign of rudeness, especially if I’m remote and on call.
Does your firm sponsor MBA program ? If so can you let me know the criteria for it. I am currently looking to switch to a firm which has tie up with B schools or sponsor MBA
Any other 25-26 year olds in the NYC area feel like they've been working for ~3 years with almost nothing to show for it? The cost of living here is just too much to get ahead, even with a dece salary
Flight delayed 5+ hrs because our crew was given away due to late inbound...how much is fair to ask United for compensation? No voucher for food or anything as yet, want to ask for travel certificate
PwC 🐟, I'm thinking about returning to the firm after a year and a half with someone else. Do you know if the firm honors seniority for former employees with respect to PTO and other benefits?
I have a fatty liver but my doctor didn’t give me any advice on recommendations on how to combat aside from “lose weight”. Gained 30 lbs during Covid. I am almost 40 y.o and around 285. Anyone have a fatty liver or best advice on how to lose weight and get health under control? Thanks I’m advance fishes!!
I often find myself in creative conversations about whether we should be showing groups of people, stores open for business, etc in our social posts. I personally don’t think it’s insensitive and I believe most people don’t associate creative with COVID all too much anymore, what do you all think?
It would be so nice if we could all just work from home every day instead of the office (assuming you don’t need to be at a client).