How many of y'all use a mechanical keyboard in office? I'm thinking of getting mine to office, don't know how my colleagues will react. Its not the loudest, but it does make a little noise.
Attorneys: Do I take the Bar in July (in certain states) or should I want until September? Some states are offering administrations in both July & Sept.
Trial order talks about making a request for a “view” at the pre trial conf. What does this even mean? (See picture)
I accepted an offer before all this mayhem started. Now I am wondering if I made a mistake. How are partners going to get to know me if we all are working from home...how will I even be onboarded...
Thoughts on what should I consider when deciding whether to join the corporate or litigation practice group?
I’m home with my kids while wife works crazy hours as healthcare provider. Billing what I can, 20-30, but not hustling. Can low billables now really put me at risk after 5+ years of top performance?
Just got word that Perkins Coie cutting associate salaries 15% across the board ... dark days ahead
I’ve been asked to serve on an associate advisory council for wellness at my firm. They’ve given us free range and want us to tell them what the firm should do to support and better the wellness of our attorneys. What would you want to see from your firm? Nothing is too big or too small. TIA.
All of the deals that I was on were put on hold yesterday. My group does not have work for me. I reached our to our office manager, but nothing so far. Any advice for a junior corporate associate?
Does anyone else dream about running away to live in a small cabin in the woods by themselves or is it just me?
Man, I did it all wrong -- in house life sucks :( Much better to get good grades and f**k off to a professorship after big law.
What do you consider to be the hardest and most intellectually challenging legal practice? I find insolvency to be the most technically challenging.
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I’m actively seeking a Director of Marketing position, moving from Director level on the agency Account Management side. How should I prepare for the interview process? What will I need to...
My director doesn’t read my emails during the day and calls at 7pm to debrief his day, ask for updates (even tho I sent email updates), and reviews my emails/decks I sent while on the call. How would you phrase that you’re willing to work late when necessary but not for these “check-ins” that are not urgent? I live alone, been alone in NYC all pandemic, so evenings are the only time I can get dinner with friends esp while it's still nice out or do FT calls so this is an imp boundary for me
TL accuses me of something via a nasty email w the team cc’d (repeat offender). Client then proves him wrong and of course, not a single apology from the bastard. Bad idea to leave the project?
Looking at buildofy channel on YouTube makes me think what am I doing with this American dream when I can really have a better custom home in India - any one else wanting to go back if you secure a good nest egg ?
What tools/skills will become the industry standard in management consulting in the future? Trying to avoid becoming the equivalent of the 40 y/o manager that can’t use excel or ppt (mid 20s now)
Enough is enough. Going to start applying to other jobs in industry. Never felt so happy in the last 3 years
When I apply for new positions at larger Corp companies, the only feedback I get back is my resume is too creative. But I’m applying for creative roles. How do I make me resume less creative ?
How do people go to grad school, work full time and do it all with young kids? I love the thought of an MBA, but not the misery that will accompany it. Maybe later in life?
Between Slalom and Accenture, which offer would you pick if most other things were equal (role, salary) and why? I’m super conflicted
If anyone is interested in security compliance in Seattle, ping me. We are looking to grow pretty aggressively
People that travel 80% or more: would you like to see consulting firms move to a new model of partial WFH post-COVID - one week on-site (at client or office), and one week off (WFH)? Why or why not?
It’s sad when you start noticing an addiction to work. The sense of purpose I have been building up in my mind is started to take over in a noticeable way. Or Eh I’m only 25. i may just be dramatic