Hi! I have two offers and I’m not sure what to do. One is with a small firm that serves as outside counsel to medical practices (leasing, employment issues and acquisitions are primary work load) and the other is in-house for a pharmaceutical company (managing outside counsel, vendor contracts, privacy). The firm pays much better (1800 hours, flexible wfh) but I feel like the experience in house would go further in becoming a GC down the road. Please help!
Hi Eric! What are your thoughts on how consulting firms can do better on racial and gender diversity in the workplace? What are tactical things that leadership teams can do to support their staff?
Filed for marriage GC in November 2020. Haven’t gotten my EAD or AP but was informed that my i485 interview was just scheduled (waiting on the mail notice for the date). What gives? I thought EAD and AP always precede the actual GC. Doesn’t the GC come shortly after the interview?
Has anyone with an ADA disability put in any notice to their company? I have one and my doctor is concerned I’m being pushed to the limit with the amount of work I have. Been working 70-80hr weeks if
Curious to hear everyone’s strategy for giving back, just crossed 100k net worth and about to be promoted to senior associate ~100-105k total comp. I currently donate sporadically to organizations in my community but want to hear other peoples practices/ideas
Airline offered $1000 this morning to take a later flight. Couldn't take it because a senior manager on my project was sitting next to the gate. 😭
On project in Germany in client’s basement conference room; Turns out it was an old WW2 bomb shelter. Old company manufactured tanks. History is cool. Lack of AC is not
2yrs of post-undergrad experience at D and have offers from two FAANG companies. Worth it to stick it out for a couple more years to open up more offers down the road, or should I get out while I can?
Used my Amex reward points thru amex travel to book AA flights for myself and spouse. I am platinum pro. How do I make sure both me and spouse can be considered for complimentary upgrade? Possible?
I’ve been an Assistant Account Executive at a small agency for 1.5 years and I am looking for a new role in account management, strategy or shopper marketing. Is anyone hiring?
Staff sent out paper AR confirms and got them back. Manager saw them and asked why their wasn't fold marks. Turns out staff forged signatures cause he didn't send them. Partner came out and fired him!
Frm BOS, regular 8 AM flight w/first class upgrade gets cancelled. On 9 AM flight w/10 people on the upgrade list. Check in & rqst for an upgrade. Bump every1 else down and get upgraded to 1 open seat
SOS @ladies I am traveling to the client for the first time in 2 years and have never had to travel within NYC before. I’m a heel person, seems like I am stuck wearing heels to the subway? Any tips tricks advice literally anything before I travel to client?
How long does it take to get hired at Deloitte? I applied in June and my status is “interviews In Progress”.
I have 1 year of intern experience and I’m currently in my first year of working as a swe making 93k in nyc. Is this too low for a swe in the nyc region and given my bg? What did y’all start off with?
Did any of you guys owe taxes in your home state if you traveled for work to another state? I got a bill for the 2019 tax year and i dont travel much for work so just curious
I find it really hard to drink water but drink ton of Gatorade. Is this going to hurt my health?
I have an interview offer with Teneo in their management consulting practice. It appears to be a stacked team with an interesting backstory. Does anyone have experience working with them? What’s the reputation? I’ve heard of the tangentially but would appreciate any insight!
MBB interviewers: “What’s your management style”, “What’s your communication preference”, ever hurt to provide a story to illustrate those traits? Or best spend that time elsewhere (“tell me about a time” questions, the case itself, etc). Ideally would do both, but only 30/45 mins here. TIA!
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