For in-house counsel roles, does firm prestige matter? For example, would the fact that an applicant is from Sullivan & Cromwell vs, say, White & Case matter at all, or is it much more about …
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Do you use a second monitor for your laptop? If so, which brand do you use? I have sidetrack and it’s a hit or miss when it will work.
What is reasonable salary when taking billable rate into account? I’ve heard one third of billable rate x billable hour expectation. Hoping to provide some back up when I negotiate my raise in January.
Has anyone taken the PHR exam lately? What was the best test prep IYO? Online on demand , online live classes? Are the practice exams worth the cost?
Looking for feedback on Paylocity and UKG payroll HRIS. We have 250 employees and rapidly growing company.
If I give notice on a holiday week, would the 4 day work week count as a full week for the 2 weeks notice?
Is your organization planning to require employees be vaccinated? I understand why management wants this but concerned about losing good employees because they don’t believe in vaccination or are wanting to wait until more people have been vaccinated to see if there are issues with it. I’m also concerned with moral if we require this. Employees may get it to keep there job but hold on to some bitterness or develop anxiety over it. Am I being too soft or over analyzing?
So we just got the 2nd email in 2 mos from HR telling us to “look presentable” and to be “completely available” during work hours. In what world are they living? Is it harassment if I tell them to go F themselves?
Anyone in big law transitioned from corporate to litigation (in an entire different field)? What was your experience like? How did you get a foothold?
Anyone here a member of Revenue Collective? Is it worth it? What kind of value have you gotten out of it if so? Thanks!
As an associate, how long should you wait after lateraling to a new firm before you take a vacation?
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.
Pfizer is 80% effective after the first dose and 90% effective after the second dose, according to a new real world study. Most ill effects are from the second shot. So I’d prefer not to take the second shot. Am I wrong?
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?
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?
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.
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?
About to start my first associate job. Probate litigation, small firm of 4 attorneys. I dont feel confident or ready to practice. Any advice or tips on starting out?
Dark days ahead for IBM and Blockchain....www.coindesk.com/ibm-blockchain-revenue-misses-job-cuts-sources
Looking for recommendations for a good immigration lawyer in NJ/NY (I live in Jersey City) to help with the green card process for a US citizen’s spouse. TIA!
Hey guys, I am in process for a Machine learning role with PwC. Coming from Deloitte where we have good implementation project. I am curious what salary can i expect for a senior ML associate?
Accenture Folks- promotion decisions available starting 11/10 and pay decisions available starting 11/20. If your CC doesn't make available, both become visible to you on 11/30.
401k loans a bad idea?
Looking to do more meal prep to maximize my healthy eating (as well as my per diem!). Anyone have tips on how to transport meals when flying every week? Thanks!
Stuck at JFK, only hotel is the crowne plaza. Legit worst hotel I've ever been to. Any other top slums?
Trying to understand what a Slalom Strategy & Operations Consultant role would be. What kind of projects and clients?
Delta offering 75k bonus miles with a new Amex Card. Offer worth going for considering we're still going to be using the corporate card for all travel expenses.?
Office Chair - Would love to hear your recommendations for a comfortable office chair. I have severe back-ache issue and been using my dining chair thus far but it’s high time I need to invest in one!
Been feeling burned out since mid-2020 never really recovered properly, on a pretty screwy assignment right now and just received a verbal offer to a promotion with better comp elsewhere doing similar work. Why am I not excited at all? I think the pandemic or Accenture has broken my will to work.😭
I think I’m burnt out from my job, and I desperately need some me time to recover. My heart races constantly and I’m always trying to stay afloat every M-F... but the work never ends and I feel abused here verbally and mentally. How do I go about in getting qualified for mental health leave? Will it be even more difficult while I’m staffed to a project? Will it affect my career reputation going forward?
Got an offer for 117k for B4 Seattle tax M1/M2 (Financial tax group), external hire. How is this offer? Any room for negotiation?
Legacy OTS here, I still can’t name one advantage from a personal level that I got out of this whole integration with Parthenon. Basically I didn’t get a raise, I can’t apply to any rotation program due to my level, there’s immense confusion, don’t work with my “new” legacy P colleagues who think they are better than us. How was your experience, Thoughts?
DC people- how do you like living there? I’m planning to move from ATL - DC in about a year and I’m curious what it’s like since I’ve only visited.
I am working in TCS from 1.75 years. My current CTC is 3.86 LPA. I am planning to join Infosys. How much hike in salary can I expect?
Thoughts on Grey Group? What’s the culture like? Is it cut throat and not collaborative?