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Have there been layoffs/rescinded job offers, etc. due to current situation? Please comment below. (My firm is larger, no layoffs ... yet).
Any thoughts on the best certifications to get in order to help move forward? I have considered the CCP from World at Work, but it’s fairly pricey to get by the time you wrap up everything. I was looking at both SHRM-CP and SPHR. Everyone that I have spoken to has the SHRM, but that’s also only looking at individuals in a small geographic footprint and within 3-4 different companies. I was hoping to get some thoughts on this from others? Thanks
All Associates: if you had a captive audience of all E and NE partners looking for feedback on the daily issues you face and what makes you happy at a job, what would you want them to know?
Good Afternoon and Happy Friday everyone! I work for a larger fulfillment center and I am tasked with coming up with some new ideas to do for team member engagements. Usually once a week we hand out cookies, chips or popcorn with Gatorade. This is for close to 1200 team members. Does anyone have any great ideas?
What are the top 5 questions you want a firm to answer when considering a lateral move being brought in as a partner. Why are the answers to those questions important to you?
First year associate in litigation offered an assistant in-house role for the construction division of a real estate development company. Asked to send an offer letter detailing my salary and benefit requirements. Don’t know where to begin. Any insight would be greatly appreciated.
We have a lot of inexperienced managers and leaders throughout the company. I wanted to propose bringing on a L&D leader who has experience creating long-term curriculums for managers and executives. For those that have a management training philosophy, who runs it and how often,m?
Hey everyone! I've been in agency technical recruitment for 2.5 years now - Toronto market. I am very interested in being more involved in BD - possibly be in a full cycle recruitment role. My concern is that I've only had inside sales related experience, and I want to make sure I am able to ace the role when I do transition. I would love to get some advice from other recruitment professionals. Thank you in advanced :)
Actively seeking a new opportunity and I am slowly starting to feel discouraged due to lack of response. Anyone else having issues searching for employment right now?
I took and passed NY bar in 2016, which was the UBE exam. From what I understand from reading online, most states only let you transfer the score for 3-4 years after you took the exam? So I would have to retake the bar exam completely in another state?
CA Law question. What are you doing with arbitration agreements? Interested to hear from everyone, and from securities industry too! We didn’t hire since January, but want to start next year, and the whole AB 51 thing is confusing.
What are some nice things you can do for your legal assistant? To show your appreciation, or to make their job easier?
After working as TA for the past 2 years in my first ever HR job, I have Been thinking about looking for my next stage in my HR career. I was wondering what would you recommend me doing in this search, as other then these 2 years I don’t have experience or certifications?
I have an associate who always looks like a “hot mess”. Hair disheveled, tied up on top of her head, looks like she just literally rolled out of bed. We are a small firm in a small town. I have tried to talk with her before and still the same result. Any advice on how to deal with it?
Any fish on an H1 recently travel to the Cayman Islands? Do you know if travel is permitted assuming you have a valid H1 or would I have to apply for a separate visa? Thanks.
How does this end? We practice social distancing, we go remote and avoid spreading this virus. We flatten the curve by not interacting. But... how do we “re-integrate”? City by city, state by state,
Has anyone found themselves completely lacking emotional resilience since returning to work? I returned 5 months ago and baby is a year old, so this isn’t PPD. I’m not remotely depressed either, but..
What is the worst experience you’ve ever had with Uber/ Lyft? I just got dropped off on the side of the freeway (near an exit thankfully) in the rain, on the way to the airport. Because (contd)
Well, I just got my first pay statement with the new raise. It's about $100 more per paycheck. Someone please tell me that the money gets better someday. Staff 2 here.
Any 🐠 from Alix Partners? Got a hiring manager reach out to me for a Director position. Curious if anyone could shed some light on the interview process - she indicated an IQ test among other things..
Is better work life balance a good answer for why you want to leave in an interview or does that make it sound like you can’t handle stress/ your complaining?
What is average raise for a senior in Mid West area during a non promotion year. If you can specify senior 1, 2 or 3 along with percent raise that would helpful.
Looking for help to determine what is a reasonable compensation breakdown for a business analyst role for someone with 5 years of experience. Specifically regarding Google and Facebook.
Any Accenture ppl moved to MBB from consultant level or below? Do they still pay for MBA if you are not a campus hire?
Just got laid off and looking for opportunities. Would be super helpful if someone can help me here: 1. How much tine does it take to find a new job? 2. Is it wiser to wait it out till jan before applying (dec break?)? 3. Are there any seasonal cycles for lateral hires? TIA!
What are the best case interview prep resources out there today? I know Victor Cheng / Case in Point from the early part of this decade. What’s more recent and better to recommend to candidates?
Does anyone here has job openings at his workplace. I'm sick of this company. Don't know why I'm asking for it here.
Desi parents: How do you ensure your child has empathy and doesn’t grow up to be entitled like I see so many American/ Indian kids of today.. cont