What does Sales Enablement mean to you? Does anyone here work in some type of Sales Enablement roll currently?
Genuinely exhausted and hyper stressed by the impeachment proceedings and primary election process. But I need to follow the news for work- can't just ignore it. Any suggestions on how to deal?
Want to try to get into plaintiff side employment law. My civil experience is limited to plaintiff side commercial litigation(federal). I also have prior prosecutorial experience. (Cont)
What is the most you’ve ever billed in one month? Did you have to overcome any mental or physical challenges during that month? how often do you come close to hitting or eclipsing your billable PR?
Did anyone heard (through the grapevine perhaps) of any expectation of long term adverse effects of Corona on our line of business?
Curious to see how many L&E associates out there and if you’re at boutique or full service firm? Pros/cons?
I'm curious, did you guys decide in undergrad that you wanted to go to law school or waited a couple of years before making that decision?
I’m super swamped with work to the point that I don’t know how I’m going to get things done, and at the same time I’m dealing with a break up. Any advice on how to make it through?
Sometimes work can be a blessing. Have a wedding coming up that I did not want to go to, but I just got staffed on a case going to trial on the Monday after the wedding, giving me an out. Gotta work!
New monthly post on this: billables/expected for April. I’m at 70 for the month hoping I’ll hit 90 by months end
When someone routinely "recreates" their time, they risk it ballooning to this. And frankly, this consequence should happen to all such attorneys: http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/biglaw-partner-who-said-she-worked-3173-
Defense lawyer here wondering if there are any plaintiffs lawyers willing to share what they are bringing in annually? Also, what’s the case load like and why type of cases?
Worked w a partner a few times. Told him I’m available for more work, but he hasn’t followed up & it’s been a while. Today he popped by my office and goes “I haven’t forgotten about you” Cont..
Wow. A UK partner just asked for a call to go over the closing checklist morning his time. No, I am not in the U.K. and no the deal is not closing this Friday. We are on the second round of drafts and the date has not even been set into drafts. I’ve been working to or past midnight every night. I ignored his note about wanting it his morning time and suggested 10am my time. I’m sorry but I’m not waking up at 4am to walk you through a closing checklist that is pretty self explanatory. 😒
I’m interested in jumping to MBB at some point, likely continuing my 10 YOE serving gov’t clients. What skills, experiences, knowledge, and expertise should I focus on to improve my candidacy?
Was promised a raise back in March, nothing major just a little bump, but it never happened and then the pandemic hit and financial outlook got scary for a bit so I let it go for the moment but turns out our agency is doing great financially- has given raises and bonuses since - advice on how to bring this up with leadership? Should I?
What is the best way to get into a functional role when most of your experience is technical? I’ve done tons of functional trainings and talked to several partners and my managers but can’t seem to
How likely do you all think another lengthy shutdown is? Been tracking what little news I’ve seen on it, surprised there isn’t more talks about it!
Anyone been to the priority pass lounges in Istanbul? Have a long layover but I can't tell if you have to exit the terminal to get to them (as in would have to go through security again etc)
Do you expense dinners on Thursday (travel day)? Always arrive home at ~9pm which is realistically too late to deal with anything besides seamless
Sometimes work is really rough, but it still hasn’t gotten old to see your client’s spot run on live TV.
Any Parking options Walking distance from Union Station that are $20 or less per day? I need to park my car for a week to get an Amtrak and still freaking out about taking an Uber unfortunately. Other social distance approved hacks welcome :) my train is at 530 in the am.
Teachers who struggle with depression: how are you coping this year? I can get myself out of bed but I have such a hard time being motivated and staying focused once I sit in front of my computer (we are remote). This career has really done a number on me over past year and I've been wondering how much longer I can last...
Advice needed! Have just been asked to Freelance with W2 form. Is this even possible? Would I lose my eligibility for Unemployment insurance once the gig ends? I was laid off from my full time job 2 months ago and have already freelanced as self employed on an LLC since.
ATK - insider thoughts, how's the firm doing? How good is comp for 1 year prior to principal/1st year principals?
Just projected my mileage out through the end of the year, I’ll be 2564 miles shy of Delta Diamond 🤦🏽♀️, and have United Silver...