Thoughts on this from a legal standpoint? I've been wondering how the US Supreme Court will decide the employment discrimination cases for gay and trans employees on the basis of sex.
Favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes? I was asked to bring a side dish for my family's meal and have this evening only to plan, shop, and cook. Easily-transportable please (no soups). Thanks fam!!
Is anyone here counsel at a bank? What practice of law were you in originally? Looking to make a move from biglaw but not currently in a banking regulatory practice - does it matter?
I past the CA bar and still waiting for my moral character evaluation result. After 6 months of my submission, I received an email requesting for more info about my past employment termination (my first job). Does anyone know how much details we should provide? Below is the request: (PS: termination was unfair but I don’t want to get into arguments with old employer) • A detailed narrative explaining the events and/or circumstances leading up, during and through your termination from Xxx.
Anyone leave being a lawyer to work in consulting-- alix, duff and phelps, primeclerk-- do you regret it? What were the pros and cons?
Given the challenges I've had with integrating technology into my legal practice, I've been looking for some resources to help me out. I came across this challenge on Twitter today. Seems to be free. Thought it might be useful for some of you:
Looking into switching from Big4 to law firm, recently saw an opening for Conflicts attorney, any thoughts? Is it stimulating work? Is it a good move?
Anyone who's worked in both law and consulting before? I'm considering a switch to consulting and want to find out more about the work. I'm more or less familiar with the hours / pay. For context, I'm currently in commercial litigation in UK magic circle firm.
Hi Everyone - My firm (NY) just announced that we will be working from home through the summer, until September and possibly even longer. I’m looking for a new desktop so I can sit at my desk (thinking this will help with productivity LOL) rather than plop from my bed to the sofa and anywhere else with my laptop. Recommendations? Thanks!
What are ways that other attorneys cope with the fact that they went to law school to help people and they ended up a firm, that doesn't align with their original goals?
Technology question: Has anyone tried using a tablet that converts your handwritten notes into typed text? I keep getting targeted ads for the reMarkable 2 and am intrigued. (I'm sure there are ethics questions to consider in the security of its software, but I'm first and foremost interested in how well it works and if it's worth the cost.)
Transactional Associate Survey: what are the general responsibilities placed in the hands of 2-3rd year associates at your firm? Please include general size of firm and practice area in your answer.
Honestly it's pretty frustrating to deal with all the lawyer jokes... this is an honorable profession where people still care about service
What were the factors which drove your decision for MBA school? Are there any considerations you wish you knew prior? (first generation to attend college let alone MBA)
I have an MBB interview this week (post-MBA level) and am looking for people to case with. I’m experienced with cases (have done over 20) and will be in NYC (can also do Skype).
I’ve heard Undergrad and Graduate placement into firms have been somewhat reduced due to covid. additionally some firms have laid off staff consultants. With this said, what are your guys thoughts on experienced hire recruiting for Summer 2020? Do you expect a highly competitive fall?
DeSantis Breindel, a b2b-focused branding agency based in NYC, is hiring strategists. Roles ranging from Associate to Director level. Job descriptions are on the website. Message me if interested
Hey y'all - I've been on the brand side last few years (start-ups) doing strategic biz dev but now I'm looking to go back to a freelance account role in an agency. Any leads? Preferably in LA?
I’m getting texts from my Director past 10pm on weekday evenings. What do you do to set boundaries with your leaders? How do you let them know that you are in their corner, while still setting boundaries?
Why are dress pants so uncomfortable? Any recommendations on some high quality pants that are a bit stretchy?
I will be at Westin next week in Charlotte. What things should I pay attention to so that I can complain about it ask for points later 😂
If you were recently laid off or looking for a new position: we are hiring for two management consultant professionals with at least 5 years client facing experience. Please DM me if interested—thanks!
KPMG 🐟, I need to stay in Chicago for the weekend. How do I go about expensing the hotel (fri-Sunday) since I won't be flying back home? What if the hotel is more than my typical airfare cost?
Waiting for R2 interview invites has me on pins and needles every time I get an email notification 😬
Visiting LA with the girlfriend for the first time in a couple of weeks. What’s the best part of town to stay in so we can do all the regular touristy stuff? Rental car, yay or nay?
Does anyone have a good way of explaining the advisory charge in a fee based account. I have a few clients that just don’t get , no matter how times I explain or go over it. One client called today
Like most, I can live anywhere, work anywhere but I’m having such a hard time figuring out where to live. I don’t have people I want to be close to. I’m single. Pregnant. Looking to drop this baby and mingle. Late thirties. I care about having a house with a swimming pool and no snowy winters. I also care about living in a place safe from the impacts of climate change and non natural disasters. No flooding, hurricanes, earthquakes. Recommendations!
🐠 world - Can someone suggest me alternatives to duolingo to learn new language (Spanish , German)