Does anyone have any insight on the Selendy & Gay case study portion of the callback? Not substantive legal analysis, but what was the actual structure like?
Selendy & Gay
For those of you who spent the time and money to get the PHR or SHRM certifications, do you feel that it actually strengthened your professional capabilities as on HR professional, or did you just do it to fit into the “HR Professional” crowd?
Can anyone recommend a certificate or course that is actually useful for developing professionals and/or reviewing performance? I don’t want/need something that is just a credential, I’m actually looking to get some formal grounding in these two topics so I can overhaul processes at my consulting firm. Thanks for your advice!!!
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?
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?
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
Any new Massachusetts attys out there looking for residential real estate work? We will train.
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.
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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?
Does anyone have a dashboard or excel template for turnover/attrition where data can be easily “dumped” in for a beautiful display? TIA!
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?
How long do you typically allow for self assessments and manager assessments for year-end? This year we gave employees a week and managers 3 weeks (holidays not included), but they still said it wasn’t long enough even though most waited until the very last day to complete them.
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.
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
can you freelance on a pitch with one agency while working full-time at another? different sets of client of course
Are Ambassadors worthless in the new Bonvoy program? Put another way, what do you find useful? I just received a new one due to Marriott “team expansion” & new ambassador missed intro call they setup
Has there been any positive COVID-19 news today? Everything has been so negative so figured I’d start a thread to see if anyone has anything positive to share!
Looking for bluetooth headset/headphones that have a physical mute button on the headphone/headset that works with teams/webex/skype. Any recs?
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
Anyone here with private equity value creation: product technology group in s& and willing provide a referral?
I have a client that is about 5 years from retirement but and close to his overall savings goal. He continually wants to jump back and forth from Conservative to Aggressive, doesn’t take many of my re
How would a remote first semester affect my chances of getting an MBA intern offer at MBB? I’m going to Booth in September. If I have an option to do the first semester remote, I’d consider it, as long as it’s not going to kill my chances of interning at MBB. I’d love perspective from someone who has gone through the target school MBA recruiting process.
Are the hours at non big 4 firms actually less? (Specifically other top 10 firms like RSM).
What do you think about recruiting agencies that do contract to hire? Is it worth it? Thoughts and opinions are much appreciated before I put myself in a position I may or may not regret 🙃
Need help deciding which is more valuable: 60k bonvoy points outright or converting to 25k AA miles. Even tho I plan to stay in AirBnBs in upcoming vacations, I don’t want to sacrifice value
If you leave your job and take a month (or more) off before starting the next, what do you all do about health insurance?
How much money do you have left over after you pay all of your expenses and tax? After taxes and rent, healthcare, 401k, and food, I have about 12-14k left over at the end of the year. Is this low? Should I be saving more?
Anyone on here who works for Aetna/CVS in the analytics domain? Need some help with interview prep.
Is it worth making a 3-4 day trip to Houston and San Antonio? Any recommendations? From chicago, looking for a warm getaway.
Anyone in BOS?! 25 F!!