Attorneys: Do I take the Bar in July (in certain states) or should I want until September? Some states are offering administrations in both July & Sept.
Trial order talks about making a request for a “view” at the pre trial conf. What does this even mean? (See picture)
I accepted an offer before all this mayhem started. Now I am wondering if I made a mistake. How are partners going to get to know me if we all are working from home...how will I even be onboarded...
I’m home with my kids while wife works crazy hours as healthcare provider. Billing what I can, 20-30, but not hustling. Can low billables now really put me at risk after 5+ years of top performance?
Just got word that Perkins Coie cutting associate salaries 15% across the board ... dark days ahead
Man, I did it all wrong -- in house life sucks :( Much better to get good grades and f**k off to a professorship after big law.
What do you consider to be the hardest and most intellectually challenging legal practice? I find insolvency to be the most technically challenging.
Does anyone use Assistants and Paras to edit breifs? I usually do a rough draft of what I want it to say then refer to a para to clean up and make pretty. Am I wrong for this? It just seems so much more efficient.
How do supervising partners deal with this.. I rarely complain to my boss, but a mid-level constantly complains about me. I suspect he BCC’s the boss on overly formal reprimand emails to me.
Looking for a recommendation for M&A outside counsel. Mid market, tech, preferably in CA or Midwest. Hoping for reasonable rates and cooperative with a business team that micromanages. Any recommendations?
how is it that it took like 20 years for "all i want for christmas is you" to hit #1?? such a jam
Yayyy I billed 80 hours sharp in April!!!! They could take mine and another associate’s work, fire one of them, give the work to the other one and profit more. Things are looking grim folks
I posted a bit ago about swinging and missing on a few appointments, but I've closed 1.2MM so far this week. Gotta stop getting too high and low! But woo! Good week!
New low for the cancel mob. Management consultant Lexie Gruber gets random woman fired because she was “offended” by her Halloween costume. bhttps://www.google.com/amp/s/reason.com/2020/06/18/washington-post-blackface-halloween-costume-cancel-culture/%3famp
Thinking about going into industry with 6 years experience in public, but concerned about no growth opportunities and stagnant salary. Is industry really like that?
Looking for remote sr Copywriting gigs right now. I am versatile, have a unique book, I work fast and I can provide references as long as King Kong's arm. Psuggett.com
Looking for a weekend getaway by the beach, not too far from SF. Any suggestions for locations I can search on air bnb?
I worked at PwC and just got laid off for seemingly no reason. Does anyone have any leads for data analytics/data strategy/data engineering type roles? I’m happy so share my performance feedback as well. It’s pretty solid.
10 years Happiness curve .. What were you doing in 09 vs in 19 and Are you happier? I will start. I was laid off in 2009, feeling sorry for myself Vs gainfully employed and happy but restless sometime
Hi 🐟🐟 ! Is the leaving notice always two weeks? Anyone had experience for shorter time? I just started on a new project and a consultant, don’t have much “knowledge” to transfer...
HYPOTHYROIDISM What supplements do you take? Im currently on levo but I still feel a lack of energy. Any suggestions?
Updating resume for obvious reasons. Going back and forth on adding a single line for personal interests. I think it would be beneficial during an interview. Thoughts?
Corrupt Biden and his planes full of thugs working in the shadows - like some kind of league! A lot of people are saying it’s happening, and President Trump should take a look into it. Maybe he will maybe he won’t. Some are saying that they might even open up an investigation, but you never know.
Planning a 3 day Carnival/Royal Caribbean cruise to Bahamas. I am on an H1B visa while my companion is on a Tourist US visa. Do I need a Bahamas visa for the cruise? Google provides mixed feedback.
Anyone here done their MBA in Toronto? Curious to know if it actually did anything for your career. Currently a manager in consulting at a big 4