BigLaw associates in London (sans US firms like Jones Day, K&L, Mayer Brown ofc 😉) - if your firms have matched the DPW scale for US associates, what do you think are your chances of getting a sa…
Does anyone know of recruiting firms with a focus on Anti-money laundering? I’m foreign educated and newly admitted NY attorney with CAMS certification but living in Miami lol. I’m here, because my husband practices in SoFlo. Any recommendations? I don’t have any experience but have CAMS.
Looking for advice on project management software or tools for HR consulting. Our firm doesn’t have anything that is standard or used at all, and while some of us are starting to venture into using Microsoft Teams, I feel like there are so many tools out there and we could be doing things way more efficiently. We work in small client teams (1-3 team members per client usually) and it’s a mix of strategy, tactical, and outsourced HR work. Any suggestions?
Looking for feedback on Paylocity and UKG payroll HRIS. We have 250 employees and rapidly growing company.
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Hi! For the folks who have recently took the SHRM-CP exam this year, how would you describe the test and any tips you can provide would be helpful!
Thoughts on Winston & Strawn (Chicago) vs Katten (Chicago) for lateral move as a mid level in m&a/cap markets? Culture? Quality of work? Watch outs?Winston & Strawn KattenMuchinRosenman LLP
Good morning, I work for Solugenix placing top notch candidates at companies throughout the US. I just started at Solugenix so anyone who needs any assistance either finding a job or looking for candidates please let me know. Thanks and have a great day.
Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?
When a law firm is looking for a 33/34 act attorney does it need an one working primarily with public companies? Or private companies as well? I’m a corporate and securities attorney, all my clients are private EGC and PE/ VC/ hedge funds, I usually ensure that they are exempted from 33/34 acts
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
Any thoughts on the best certifications to get in order to help move forward? I have considered the CCP from World at Work, but it’s fairly pricey to get by the time you wrap up everything. I was looking at both SHRM-CP and SPHR. Everyone that I have spoken to has the SHRM, but that’s also only looking at individuals in a small geographic footprint and within 3-4 different companies. I was hoping to get some thoughts on this from others? Thanks
After your DEI training what are the other things have you done to fill in the gaps? More training ? A speaker?
I’m looking for an outside sales rep in Milwaukee for a SaaS company. My top rep last year cleared $800k before stock. If you know of anyone or think you’re a good fit, let me know!
Any strategies or resources you could recommend for getting rid of the dreaded annual performance review (or at least lessening the dread) and creating a more effective year round performance feedback system? Our review is currently tied to our end of year bonuses and merit increases, so not sure I could get rid of it entirely. This would be for hourly and management employees, all working on-site.
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?
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?
I recently started at a larger software company as an AE. As I’m getting more into the process, I’m finding things odd. Like, cold calls and emails are metrics I’m judged on more than closed won business. I know that’s part of the job but it seems strange I’m judged on it so heavily. And, I seem to be the first real outside AE hire as everyone else seems to have been promoted up from SDR roles, including all of my direct management. I’m questioning if I made the right move. Stick it out or look?
When drafting an MSJ is it better to address the ways that OC might overcome it; or is it better to just generally say why you’re entitled to MSJ and avoid tackling the finer issues that your MSJ presents?
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Folks, what should be the comp range in Atlanta for a second year Senior Associate with a total 5 YOE in consulting (Big 4)? Any info will be helpful. Thanks!
I received an offer from consulting company for project model meaning to work for the same client due to a multi year engagement. Overall, I am getting around 50K jump from current salary which includes signing bonus as well base. My current employer calls themself management consulting but in reality its staff augmentation with bench time. This new opportunity does not have bench time but as I said pay is good with again staff augmentation. I am confuse if I should accept this offer or not?
Father’s Day suck for anyone else out there? My dad is alive, but we aren’t currently communicating. I’m in therapy, trying to be a better parent than I was taught to be by my father. I see all of these posts about “Daddy’s girls” and I can’t relate. Everything I’ve accomplished in life has been despite the messages I got from him (not thin enough, not cool enough, not talented enough), certainly not because of any encouragement or support. I miss the father I never had.
How many hours do y'all travel every week?
Hey, how do you all deal with inquisitive parents that live with you? My mom is here and I wfh often (moved internal after kids) but every time I step out of the house she asks where I’m going etc....
Turning down a highly lucrative Amazon offer for an offer with a small sign on bonus and a 20% pay bump but it will offer WLB and I can work remotely forever and it’s work I’m more interested in. First time I am not making prestige the number one priority. Feels scary. Idk why I have so much anxiety around turning down the offer.
500 epidemiologists were surveyed on when they think certain activities will return to the pre-covid status quo
EY ITRA culture? For those who are ex-Deloitte... please also share a comparison of your experiences. Thank you!
How to frame answers in a lateral interview with a direct competitor for why leaving? Don’t want to sound negative about current firm, but real answers are culture-related
Is it normal for people to take a gap year or 6 months to travel in between your first consulting job and your exit opportunity? I’m worried that I’ll never really have time to travel or backpack like I always wanted to without sacrificing my career. Just wondering if anyone has advice or experience with traveling while still advancing their career?
Just got a text that said DLA is NOT offering covid bonus. This is nothing but embarrassing. Looking forward to seeing them get blasted on ATL, they deserve it
What is PwC’s green card policy. I work in ITS. Getting promoted to Senior in July. Have been with PwC for almost two years now. Was hired as an experienced hire (advanced degree).will they start the process if I asked? How do I go about asking?
Wasted my holiday sleeping and arguing with so😑
is anyone even sponsoring H1B or processing green cards anymore? Especially interested in FAANG.
How much money should you make to raise 1 kid in Manhattan? Some factors: public school, 2 or 3 bedroom apartment
I have a 2 hour interview with an agency tomorrow for a freelance role. This is my first time speaking with them, a recruiter set me up with them last week and they liked me enough to want to meet me (!!) I’m meeting the members of the team individually which is why it’s so long, but do you think a 2 hour interview right off the bat is a good sign? Any tips for not burning out over the course of 2 hours?