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Name something less motivating than cold calling while working from home

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AEs: What do you appreciate about your core SE? What would you change about how you work together?

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What reasons have you seen a junior associate fired or let go for?

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Did anyone only start using their middle initial when they became an attorney? I have no idea where I got the notion but I felt like it was too formal at all my jobs before I went to law school but totally appropriate once I was licensed. Is this a custom?

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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?

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12 yr lawyer here, just moved to CA due to a spouse transfer and am not sure if I want to start over here. I have a good network in my home state. Any remote contract lawyers? How do you find work?

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Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?

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As a company we are looking at going digital with our employee personnel and medical files etc. What are some of the ways you have done that? Any advice/recommended process?

Still crickets or avoidance at this Am100 law firm.

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Do "market" firms pay recruiters similarly? I feel mine is making special effort for a recent submission as opposed to others and I'm cynically wondering if it's because this firm pays a bigger fee.

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1) Billable ID attorneys, HOW do you consistently bill 8-10 hours a day. Idk how to bill besides that you need to do it immediately. And 2, how long did it take for you to get comfortable billing.

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When, if ever, do you use “Esquire”, or “Esq.” after your name?

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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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Does anyone have HR goals around regrettable versus non-regrettable turnover?

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Anyone have insight on DLA from a litigation associate perspective?

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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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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

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I’m interested to know opinions on which service is better for in-house counsel, Practical Law or Lexis Nexis? Or another option that I might be unaware of? Im an in-house generalist at a medium sized, service based company and handle a range of matters including general business, contracts, employment/international employment, IP, privacy, and technology. I want to be able to access templates, practice guides, and checklists.

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I graduated with my bachelor's in HRM and I'm wondering if there are any certifications or trainings I could do before I lock down on the SHRM-CP. I recently became HIPAA certified for my company and that got me thinking about what else I could do to add to my resume. Looking for good stepping stone certificates.

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How much nonbillable time is too much? I’m a second associate at a midsized firm and I have 30-50 non billable hours each month. An associate at another firm told me this was really high. Thoughts?

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Can someone please refer me in PWC sdc/Deloitte Bangalore location for ReactJs developer position, with experience of 4.5years?

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Currently live on the west edge of river north and looking to move north into LP/East Lakeview. Our lease is up in March, but want to take advantage of any COVID deals to get a larger place. Looking at 2br/bath if possible.

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Anyone renegotiate their base when interviewing? If so, but what percentage did you gain? How did you frame the conversation?

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Mckinsey recruiter reached out to me telling they would like to pass me to my final round. But haven’t had the chance to discuss pay. This is an associate position at Mck Solutions and I have 6 YoE and a Master’s in Engineering. Should I even bother asking about pay now ? Asking this only because I’m on a path to manager (+pay bump) with my current company.

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I have a scheduled interview for manager position within T-Mobile. They are doing a panel behavioral interview. Has anyone participated on the panel or been a candidate and participated in the interview process? It will be great if I can get some insights.

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I’m currently in a 1BR for $2400. Am I crazy to pay $3k for a studio in a much nicer building in the same area? My current building is trash and I realized having an updated kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room would be really nice, but not sure if it’s worth the price tag vs finding another place at $2500ish. I’ll be local for the foreseeable future even post-COVID

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When will people stop calling it the coronavirus. The virus is not called coronavirus... there are many other strains of coronaviruses besides Covid-19. That is all. Kthx

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Hardware thread: What will your firm provide, iphone, nokia ;) Mac, Lenovo, Dell etc... Did you expect better, worse? #Big4 #MBB #Tier2 #Acn&Co

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Hi Community, I have an HR Discussion pending with HSBC Hyderabad. I am applying for the RPA Developer profile in their automation practice. Is HSBC a good choice? I have a goal of changing to analytics and ML [risk modelling] as a long term goal. Will this step help me? I have an offer from Mindtree, QualityKiosk and Qualeinfotech in hand. But since HSBC is such a big bank I am in dilemma. Please help.

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What’s a typical price range for personal training in NY?

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I am always surprised and disappointed by colleagues who act like friends, but as soon as you change either grade level, school location, or career position, you never hear from them again. What is your take on this?

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Any leads on job openings in the field of Supply Chain Analytics?

Are there any rental car services that allow you to pick up a car at the terminal in DEN?

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How is KPMG as compared to Deloitte? Do you guys have to do firm initiatives, report tracking and trading, culture, etc? What’s the level structure like?

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Negotiating at place that is know for poor compensation. They adjusted the contract once, but this will be a $2k pay decrease with all benefits. What things have you negotiated besides straight $?

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What are the hours like at B4? Is it basically the same as MBB? Anyone have experienced both or know from friends?

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Is full utilization or effective utilization considered in annual review?

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What’s a reasonable base salary range for accounting advisory manager 1 in a moderate cost of living city? 105k base plus 10% bonus?

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I am pretty certain I'll be laid off in the next 2 months, and am about to start a new project, with a very high-profile client and incredibly demanding work pretty much round the clock. Do I just "go with the flow" until I get my pink slip? I don't want to be killing myself knowing I am on my way out, but I can't exactly share this with the client either. Any recommendations on how to proceed?

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Can anyone share the salary ranges for Seniors Associates in Technology Consulting at PwC Toronto office. Also are there different levels in Senior Associate position? TIA!

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