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.
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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.
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?
For anyone here also in the LGBTQ+ community, would love to have you join for a calm morning of meditation, reflection, conversation and connection. Code “SAFESPACE” will get you a free ticket. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mid-week-mindfulness-for-lgbtq-hr-people-culture-leaders-tickets-128548874143
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?
AEs: What do you appreciate about your core SE? What would you change about how you work together?
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?
Anyone here a member of Revenue Collective? Is it worth it? What kind of value have you gotten out of it if so? Thanks!
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.
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?
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?
What is the justification for having 3 years of law school on top of undergrad? Hardly any other countries have this model
Anyone do that Virtual Contracts and Commercial CLE Institute today from 930-130 via Zoom? I didn’t realize they were giving codes in the chat box. By the time I realized, I only got the CLE form and CLE code for the second session - Zoom then automatically closed. I need the first and third session forms and codes - any advice? 😩
Software Sales vs. Medical Sales: would like to hear from people on both sides. • Do you recommend your industry? • Daily Interaction • Work/Life • Income growth potential I have good opportunities in both industries, and would value feedback to help me choose. Aware of compagauge & have checked it out, btw. $120k potential for med sales job, unsure on tech yet.
For those who have been practicing for 10+ years.... What is something you believe the legal profession has lost that we should “bring back”?
Happy (zoom) Passover for everyone celebrating!
How common is a strict attorney PTO policy, particularly among small-mid size firms? I thought the “just get your shit done” approach was common, but at my new job I have two weeks (10 days).
I just got an offer from the premier IP boutique firm in the city I've been trying to get to for years. I've only ever worked in-house (5 yrs patent prep/pros), but their billable requirement is only 1600 hrs/yr. I'm still nervous and having an imposter syndrome moment. Any advice on making a smooth transition?
I often times see people put “thank you for your email...” on their away/pto messages. What are they thanking?
Been in Mgmt Consulting for a little over 2 years and looking to switch to Tech Consulting role at different B4 or ACN. Is 100K reasonable salary expectation for big market location? Around 20% bump
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
Many CEOs and board members have announced they will either not be taking any salary and/or are taking significant reductions in their salaries to the end of 2020..contd in comments
Pre-COVID, what was Noogler orientation like?
How much does a staff two at Mcgladrey or GT make in FSO assurance? Also, how crazy are the hours and how much vacation?
Good morning. How much should I accept for an Information Systems Security Analyst role? I’m currently making $75K with 2 YOE. What’s a competitive salary? I want to move to another company. Any good company suggestions? I’m still on the market. Thanks!
I started interviewing with a company back in January but they were taking while to make a decision so I put them out of my mind. Fast forward to last week and I found out that I’m newly pregnant. Now, I was offered the job. I don’t know what to do! I hate my current job and this new company seems like a better fit. Do I tell them before I accept the role? I know it’s very early and anything could happen with this pregnancy but I’m torn. Advice would be so helpful!
Why does international tax think they are better than everyone else? Is it just the teams I’ve had to work and communicate with or is this the norm?
What has EY’s covid response been like? Are they 100% remote still? Anticipated date/plan to go back to offices? And how have clients reacted?
Is Florida still a good area for real estate investments even though the flooding and some cities’ plans with the sea walls could hurt real estate value? Was thinking of a condo for Airbnb or leasing.
This may be a stupid question, but when using an offer as leverage for a pay raise at your current job do you need to have the offer in hand and have gone through all the background checks, etc.? As opposed to just a verbal offer or email? I guess the answer is yes because you should be prepared to leave if they say no.
Does anyone have a dashboard or excel template for turnover/attrition where data can be easily “dumped” in for a beautiful display? TIA!
Employer 4 weeks ago: Everyone stay home. Keep working where you can. 2 weeks: If you aren’t on a project, use vacation time. This week: you can go on leave or part time employment. Next week: ?
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?
Anyone have insights into working for Cisco? Got a decent offer to move over there. It’s management level from deloitte to similar level there. About 20% pay increase, plus WFH and 25% max travel.
Leaving my position @ Big 4. I want to list some of my engagements on my LI profile, and get some recs from clients who liked me. Thoughts on posting client names or refs?
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?