For anyone who’s started at a company fully remote (Covid or otherwise)… when ramping into your new role, what did you do to feel more connected to your team/sales dept? I’m finding that I have questions that I don’t know how or whom to ask, I don’t know who anyone is and my manager can be MIA. This is my first fully remote role and it’s thrown me for a bit of a loop
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AEs: What do you appreciate about your core SE? What would you change about how you work together?
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
When a partner sends back your doc with tracked changes, should I do anything more than accept changes and proofread again? Seems like I am constantly just volleying minor changes back to them.
After your DEI training what are the other things have you done to fill in the gaps? More training ? A speaker?
Any thoughts on family law as a practice area? Got offered 110k plus bonuses with low billable hours requirement. I'm in Los Angeles. Not sure if I should get into it as a practice area though as I hear conflicting things. Any thoughts would help. Thanks
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?
What is reasonable salary when taking billable rate into account? I’ve heard one third of billable rate x billable hour expectation. Hoping to provide some back up when I negotiate my raise in January.
Anyone have people who work for clients who are either young or inexperienced and treat you as outside counsel like you’re their bitch...except 90% of the time they have no clue what they are doing?
Retooling as a first year from securities lit to general corporate in silicon valley. What am I in for in terms of billable hours and learning curve? How common are those 7am-12am days/working weekends?
If I give notice on a holiday week, would the 4 day work week count as a full week for the 2 weeks notice?
What's the harshest thing your Buyer has ever said to you? Ex: Buyer emailed my colleague "instead of sharing photos of our empty shelves why don't you spend your time getting us more product"
As a company we are looking at going digital with our employee personnel and medical files etc. What are some of the ways you have done that? Any advice/recommended process?
I am a first year associate in Biglaw. I have been put on an improvement plan to increase my billable hours. My supervisors have commented that have not been getting work because I need to improve my efficiency. I am willing to do what it takes to improve but wonder how to improve my hours when no one seems willing to give me a second chance.
I’m a 2016 grad making $120k in a small to mid-size regional firm. I’m based in Nashville. My firm’s management is trying to survey other small to mid-size regional firms to get a feel for where the comp is now, especially in light of the big law increases that are making headlines, and to see just how far below market we may have fallen. Any additional data points from smaller regional firms (especially if you have a presence in Nashville or across the SE) would be appreciated! TIA
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?
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I learnt that I earn almost the same than a Senior AD. Any advices to increase or re-evaluate my salary with my boss? (next post = more info)
When your male colleague thinks you are JV enough to be tricked into doing work for him over the holiday when he compliments your powerpoint design skills #lol #skillsetproblems #Imbusybyotch
Applying to M7 at 2 vs 3 yrs work exp. What are your thoughts on chances? Good stats (760, 4.0), Deloitte/PwC Consulting, and ORM. Any other imp factors beside leadership, ECs? Thanks for your help :)
Anyone here joined a startup as their first analytics person? Recently interviewed for a startup and it sounds like they don’t have their data pipelines in place. Worried that if I jump over as the analytics person, then I might not have the technical chops to build out the pipeline and overall infrastructure. My background is in BI and analytics
Invited for final rounds at Microsoft for a business planning role. What should I expect? Only behavioral questions or would there be a case component? TIA
Been at my company for 7 yrs & a 2nd yr MGR. Make 110K base + bonus. Like the job, no stress & I hardly trvl. Wondering if I should leave for higher pay but not as much flexibility. What would you do?
Looking at a Data & Analytics Consultant role at EY. Does anyone know the TC for someone with a master’s and 1.5 YOE? Also how long does it normally take to get bumped up to senior consultant?
Interviewing at Deloitte this week (health plans industry) , wondering people’s opinions on their culture from those who know both Accenture and Deloitte?
Have you done any telehealth on zoom?
Parents of only children, how are the post-teenage years? Any regrets about not having a second? We feel comfortable with having one but I worry about that missed sibling bond in a child’s teenage/adult years
Hello, We are a growing company of 250 employees. We are considering Performance Management solutions. I would love get feedback on anyone's experience with any of the below solutions? Kazoo Engagedly Perform Yard CultureAmp Thanks!!
How much does a staff two at Mcgladrey or GT make in FSO assurance? Also, how crazy are the hours and how much vacation?
Folks at T1/T2 shops (MBB/ATK/Parthenon/LEK/Monitor/OW): How much of what you do is pure growth strategy vs. cost take out? I’ve been at S& for 2 years and have been on all cost cutting projects
Clueless first time mom to be. Do I need to pump if I’m taking significant time off (12mos)?
How many years should you put in at MBB before trying to switch to FAANG? ~9 months in and would love to switch as soon as possible, but don’t want to be seen as leaving too early
How is the PwC Insurance Data and Analytics practice? What kind of projects and technologies are they working on? Is it still same old ETL/reporting projects or anything new in cloud/ML/analytics?
Slalom 🐠 - I have an interview w a Sr Talent Acquisition Manager in Chicago. What can I expect? Behavioral only? Case?