Anyone from Paul Weiss here? Curious what the 2020 partner class will look like and if we'll see a repeat of 2019. Can you share details? Anonymously of course ;)
The mid-level associate who directly supervises me isn’t being responsive. I am worried about missing a deadline. Should I keep pinging him? Figure it out on my own? Reach out to someone above him?
2nd year in biglaw. I want to work at a law school admissions or law school career advising. Any advice on how to make the transition?
Anyone else frequently overwhelmed by their amount of student loan debt (> $200k) left to pay off, feel like their income will never been high enough to even make a dent, and regret not doing more for scholarships/borrowing less? It’s all consuming sometimes. Thoughts on how to deal?
Classic problem: Sent a draft to a partner 2 weeks ago (deadline is next Fri.) I‘ll be on site inspections T/W/Th, is there a professional way to nudge him to review soon/avoid an emergency?
Have a family obligation this weekend, so of course partner just emails me to ask if I have time to do some research this weekend. How to handle?
How do you communicate with employees who don't want to wear masks? Unbelievable to me people still have issues grasping this need.
Anyone actually consider those FBI postings that always seem available? Anyone working/worked as a special agent? Is it as exciting as it seems?
Is it frowned upon to wear / have designer products in the office or client site? Belts, bags, wallets, etc.
Hi- Question for Consultants on bench- How has it been? Are projects on pipeline? Is it scary to be on bench?
What's the best way to understand Watson's capabilities? Trying to figure out what's realistic versus what's pie in the sky.
Fellow analysts... I am BORED with my work. Basic, boring reporting. How did you progress/move up into something more... ANALYTICAL?
I broke up with my boyfriend of five years a few weeks ago because I didn’t feel the “spark” anymore. I also kept having thoughts about whether there’s a better person for me out there, so I felt that was unfair to him. However, I can’t stop thinking about him and constantly question whether I did the right thing or not. Is not feeling the “spark” anymore a good reason to end a stable relationship? He was an amazing boyfriend and I still really care for him.
Refinancing 200k MBA Loan. Should I do 12 years at 4.5% or 15 years at 3.9%? I want to pay if off quicker but I also want to make sure I don’t have too much to pay if I get laid off soon.
Maybe it’s because Trump lowered expectations so much but I actually feel like Biden has way over performed his primary debate performances. Thoughts?
Is it socially acceptable to bring a lunch bag to work? Would you judge me? Don't really care if you would, but just curious.
Oct 2020 online bar taker! This pandemic and bar planning has been a nightmare. Due to the multiple rescheduling of both, one of my best friend’s wedding is now two days before the bar exam. In the past month I threw her a weekend bachelorette getaway, a bridal shower (and my SIL’s gender reveal party 🤪) I’m burnt out and finally started declining on events for this month (birthday parties, another bridal shower & a baby shower. The “wedding” is now just a casual reception. Bail or suck it up!?
Husband only gets 2 weeks of paternity & I said I would want a FT nanny to help once he goes back to work. He said his parents (retired) could just stay with us & help out. 😱
Rec request - Good food spots near La Jolla Marriott? A place I can keep working while enjoying a beer and a bite 🍺
What is a good alternative to a HYS and/or a CD for short term 6-12 month horizon? Low risk similar to HYS/CD, atleast from a principal conservation view.
Making 105k base in DC, what is a fair salary to ask for from an NYC mid-sized startup that would take into account the HCOL, risk of a new job, and the new responsibilities?