Dear law firms: when your offices re-open, please allow jeans for at least a month. I’m not sure I fit my suits anymore and I need time to shed the 500 pounds I gained in the past 8 weeks. Thanks.
White & Case
In my second year of private practice and I am worried/nervous AF all the time about deadlines etc. Does that ever stop or do you all just learn to ignore it?
Okay...here goes: I’m not sure if I just want to leave my firm or private practice altogether? For those of you who have contemplated leaving private practice, how did you finally come to realize that that was really what made sense for you, as opposed to just switching firms?
Need moral support and stamina: writing supp brief for a judge who refuses to understand the law. judge is hell bent on refusing to understand a complex case, has a 3rd grade mindset. Prayers plz.
Why so much hate against millennials? It seems the millennials in the legal profession are hard workers and would stay to become partner if the work conditions made it worth it, but people seem ...
Have you ever developed or used a Bot to help streamline a process at work, or that have helped clients with simple tasks?
My husband and I are hoping to have a child soon, but I don't want to get off track at work. I'd love to know how others have handled the transition to motherhood while competing to make partner.
I’m currently considering going back to school to get a physics degree so I can take the patent bar. Any patent attorneys out there willing to share their two cents on this idea?
What are your best tips/what is your best advice for de-stressing/creating balance when you’re feeling overwhelmed at work and burning out? I’m the busiest I have been since starting my job two years ago, and it feels like there is no light at the end of the tunnel. Starting to feel really hopeless like my situation will never improve...
I don’t know who needs to read this right now but: there is more to life than work; your worth is not measured by how well you do your job; your job is not more important than your mental heath and wellness. (:
How did you develop mentor relationships with partners? I lateraled as a 5th year and don’t think I’ve made a single mentor at my firm in the last two years. I did have a solid mentor at my old firm.
Just sent an email to an authority stating in bold letters that the subject was “Comfidential”. Guess I’ll just resign
Is law school performance any indication of how good of an attorney you can be? I work at a boutique firm, and I get intimidated when Biglaw opposing counsel graduated at the top of their class...
Any friendly 🐠 willing to refer in London? Big4 Manager, 7 YOE, org design/HR transformation experience
I ran into a client who says their FA has them in "low cost" Schwab investments, and I found out the FA is an RIA and uses Schwab as the custodian
If we actually went to war with North Korea, could millennials actually fight. This generation is so soft.
For those that boomeranged within a few months of leaving, did you get back your benefits as if you’ve never left (i.e, vesting, etc)?
Has anyone seen any really amazing portfolios designs that go beyond the standard square space grid? Trying to make mine 🔥 in my newfound laid-off-ness.
I landed on a company’s Team page and was taken aback by two things: 1) How young the people are (cool!) 2) the lack of diversity for such a young team Do you see the same thing? Is it a problem?
Advertising post-2008 was smaller budgets, leaner teams, no more boondoggles and risk-averse clients. What will post-COVID agency life be like?
Saving up for a Speedmaster. Someone talk me out of buying this in the meantime. Sale for $549 is the best I’ve seen for an automatic chronograph
Best subscription services to stream TV? Had Verizon cable for the last 10+ years, getting rid now to switch to fire stick. But have a range of shows I watch, mostly on ABC, NBC, CW. Continued below