Favorite easy Thanksgiving recipes? I was asked to bring a side dish for my family's meal and have this evening only to plan, shop, and cook. Easily-transportable please (no soups). Thanks fam!!
Honestly it's pretty frustrating to deal with all the lawyer jokes... this is an honorable profession where people still care about service
Highly stylized example of my typical interaction with two partners in my firm (follows in the comments).
Productivity apps that have kept you together if you have to manage/keep track of your cases? All tips on creating efficient schedules are welcome.
Is suing your firm for discrimination career suicide even if you have plenty of proof egregious discrimination/harassment has occurred?
Any insight into how someone moves from biglaw to USAO or DOJ? Is it a “who you know” thing or do people get hired from job postings? Is it really competitive for big markets? When is the right time?
Advice needed. We have a paralegal who thinks she’s a lawyer. I mean she’s really delusional but she gets most of the work we don’t want to do done so I try not to burst her bubble. (cont.)
Real Question: has anyone been body shamed or been treated differently based on the way you look? I feel like I’m starting to see it at my firm and want to know if this is common.
Anyone else develop a crippling addiction to caffeine in BigLaw? I’ve found that I just don’t have the energy to bill 200+ hrs/month and stay up late so much without caffeine 😑
Any advice on someone who's entire practice group just up and left the firm? I'm still gainfully employed but doing much different work that I don't particularly enjoy..
Working on a presentation re. legal ethics in 2020. Anyone heard of anything interesting we should include?
Anyone know of a discovery/document management guide for discovery in a large case? We are using a doc management system but hoping to find a guide outlining best practices.
Litigation Finance What do partners and senior associates think of the rise of litigation finance in commercial litigation? Where do you see it going in the future?
Got a nice sunset in Tampa today. Hope everyone has some time to sit back, and enjoy the mid-week holiday
Hey PwCers - was chatting with a friend today who is thinking about making the move to PwC. Any news on current performance / layoffs?
Have any of you gone internal at Deloitte post maternity leave? Does one have to consider a paycut going from client service consulting to internal?
Can you go through any security checkpoint at terminal 3 ORD? Is there one which is usually fastest?
Made it from departure drop off to my gate at LAX in exactly 8 minutes and got upgraded... Time to order champagne! #success 🥂
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I have 1.5 years of STEM OPT left when my status changed to H1-b. Can I use the 1.5 years later if I go back to school for master?
Hi All, I was laid off back in April from an EHR software company working as a Consultant/BA. I’m looking to transition into working in consulting and was wondering if anyone wouldn’t mind checking out my resume for some feedback? I would appreciate it!
Bigger agency name with just 1 brand, lower salary in a city I don't really know or smaller agency, bigger opportunities, lots of brands to work on, higher salary and in a city i know already. Help!
Any hiring oppts in miami? have a year of experience in financial services and tech consulting. Looking to relocate to miami because of family. Willing to discuss further. TIA
Anyone else annoyed by the unpredictable cost of commuting in consulting? How do you budget when you could suddenly go from paying $0 on a travel project to shelling out $5k/yr for a local project??
Google is putting on an entire Juneteenth celebration complete with a concert, happy hour, cookout etc for employees...🎉🎉🎉 The lack of diversity at Google is quite real, but I appreciate their...
How do I politely say no to an older couple sitting next to me on this flight? They want me to keep the window shades open (it’s super sunny and gives me a headache) and turn off the fan. She said....
Trying to help a recent grad break into PM/Production in Chicago. They’d be an awesome addition to any team! Does anyone have any leads?
Is it possible to exit to pharma/biotech companies without an MD or PHD? All the alumni I can find on LinkedIn seem to have a science background in the usual corp strategy and biz dev roles. Are there other parts of the org I should target? I am a post-mba consultant.