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Seems like there are a lot of tax associate postings these days. Any thoughts on the following firms’ tax groups’ culture and work in the NYC offices? Latham, Sidley, Weil, Akin Gump, DLA Piper, Cliff… more

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First lateral move. 4th year associate in M&A. Looking at Weil, Latham, Sidley and a Goodwin. Goodwin is obviously the outlier (Tech focused). Latham is Latham. Anyone willing to share thoughts be… more

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Sidley lawyers, how embarrassed are you right now? Sidley is being trashed and laughed at across the nation (and on ATL), I hope all good lawyers at sidley started accepting those recruiter calls that… more

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I’m currently interviewing to lateral - can anyone confirm if Sidley and Weil have matched the recent raises? Am I being unreasonable by even worrying about it with those two firms?

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Sad it’s taken this tragedy for the issue to finally get mainstream attention, but I’m going to start collating an honour roll of law firms that have finally made public statements - I’ll start: 1) La… more

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Any insights or thoughts on Sidley Austin Century City (M&A)? They have a downtown Los Angeles office too but sounds like their M&A group is all in Century City.

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Sidley Austin London office - opinions? Prestigious? How does it compare to magic circle firms?

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Considering doing Georgetown's Securities & Financial Regulation LLM program. Know a handful of lawyers at Cahill, Skadden, Sidley, Mayer Brown, & the SEC who swear by it. Not sure if it&#… more

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Any insight on Sidley Century City?

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Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)

My labor & employment law firm has misclassified about 15-20 of it's associates. We weren't being paid 2x minimum wage in order to be classified as exempt employees. This came to light and then they gave almost no direction or answers for about 3 weeks and just responded that they will give all the affected attorneys back pay only. We are entitled to meal/rest break claims, OT, wage statement violations, waiting time penalties, etc. What should we do?!

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Second year associate getting ready to move from a small firm to big law in the SE. Any advice or tips to help prepare for the transition?

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For those in b2b sales how are your orders placed most? Online, customer service or sales reps?

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Question: I have a lawsuit against a center that filed for BK. I believe there is insurance from the time in question. However, I know BK stays the litigation and then disposes claims. Do I have any recourse? Can I still reach the insurance? Thanks you.

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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?

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Need to define diverse talent metrics to create a scorecard. Challenge is that the available data is based on opting in/out of self identification, that data point can change dramatically YOY. Any recommendations on metrics and scorecard?

This might be a dumb question, but can an arbitration be seated in New York but apply the law of Switzerland?

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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?

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How long were you at your firm before your took your first vacation?

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I’m not happy where I’m at, my abilities aren’t being maximized as I’m spread thin, and I know I’m being undervalued. Recently graduated and in property management w/ 3-4 years sales experience. Currently on the hunt for Sales/Account Management roles leaning more towards consumer goods, then tech. Any advice?

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Failed the NewYork Bar by 15 points. Should I take it in July or February?

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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.

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I am a Canadian. I have a wealth of experience in Education and Educational Leadership (Doctoral Level). I am looking for a position in Southern California. I would require sponsorship. Leads? Ideas? Thoughts??

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Got laid off, didn’t hear from a person I worked closely with even though they are on Facebook and LinkedIn. Now they got laid off and got in touch now that they see I landed a FT gig at a way better

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LEK 🐟🎏 I need a referral. Can someone please help? 🙂

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What type of technical questions do engineers ask you during the on site round while interviewing for the Product Manager position? I’m trying to brush up my technical skills and want to study the right things / materials. Also any recommendations on study materials would be greatly appreciated!

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Hey Fishfam, anyone willing to share TC for GSM at Apple? Got an offer: Base $140k, Joining bonus $30k, RSU $160k over 4 years. I will have to move from NJ to SF. Current Base is $120k and up to 20% year end bonus. Been at my job for 6 years and really happy with work culture/team/management. I’m concerned about wlb and cost of living in Bay.

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Aside from validating that I have the skillset, is there great value in attaining a PMP for a ~8yr Advisory consultant?

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Roland Berger 🐟🎏 I am searching for a referral for US roles. Can anyone help? TIA!

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Currently KPMG Strategy, thinking about moving over to ACN “Strat”. Will be a level up from where I am, KPMG Strategy M to ACN SM, which is a nice bump in pay. Probably would be KPMG D in 2 years, so this accelerates me a bit. Other than the compensation, any reason why NOT to do this? Looking at a 25-30% base pay bump.

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Main reason I still find myself HR consulting at Big 4 is the benefits and long paternity leave, but the crazy hours and stressful rigors of my day to day have me wishing for something more manageable where I'm able to Log off at a decent hour and be able to spend more time with friends/family and excel in something in particular. Advice? Going on three years exp.

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Just realized there are 950 people in the Kellogg admit Slack group... with a roughly 50% yield, doesn’t that basically take care of the entire class all in round 1? Or are we about to double the class size?

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Conundrum: Interviews at 2 different consulting firms in SF... I’m not from SF. Schedule on separate Fridays (flying in/out) or try to squeeze both into 1 day? If squeeze, how would that work??

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Do you trust Glassdoor for salary info?

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Who are DDB NYC main clients?

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I feel like one of the students with my attention off the lesson (in my case, it is all the grading and feedback I need to complete!) and my attention being pulled to this app and many others🤣 I'm even writing this while I know I shouldn't be...then I'll check for comments...😅

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It’s fly home day. Do you mostly book the earlier possible flight out? The latest possible flight out? Or the flight most likely to upgrade you?

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Anyone know any good local bartenders/bars who are doing cocktail making classes via zoom? Hoping to organize an event for a group that I’m part of. We would pay obviously.

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On H1B does the firm withhold SSN and Medicare ? They weren’t until I told them I am now on H1B, the payroll team thought I was still on F1.

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