Are all the job in consulting in Germany basically Management jobs? As far i saw (in big 4) all the devs are outsourced. Is it true?
Just my two satoshis, but remember to keep your own coins in wallets that you control.
Holding Bitcoin (and many other store of value coins like LTC etc) are a personal statement that fiat currency issued by a government is susceptible to inflation and not the best value to invest in.
I don’t want to see the US dollar replaced per se, even though I hold bitcoin and believe in its future. But Governments defiantly won’t want their currency to be replaced and will do everything to avoid this
Big 4 vs International Law firms - discuss….
Would y’all go to Workday or a partner for the opportunity to get the most well rounded exposure and understanding of HCM/FINS? If a partner which one? For reference I have two years in the ecosystem doing all types reporting. My biggest interest is Prism and opportunities to get into other emerging reporting technology. Emphasis on stepping into more strategy and use case development.
Hey 🐠, crowdsourcing opinions: what are your thoughts on housing prices in Toronto. Im looking to invest and was thinking of a detached home around $1M in the city. You all think its better to wait another quarter or so before pulling the trigger?
I am due to graduate in the Spring with my BS in Health Services Administration. My goal is to get my MSW, however I was wondering what careers I could get into with my BS in the meantime as MSW is not something I am jumping into right away.
Hi, I am ISO of a FNP ambulatory clinic position in northern Alabama (south of Huntsville). Recently moved to Alabama. I have 15 years of NP experience. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
I am a SAP ABAP developer with 6.5 YOE.
Current CTC - 8.5 fixed plus 18% Variable
What should be expected CTC considering its my first switch?
What are some remote team activity ideas that you can recommend for a team of about 10-15? So far, I have musical bingo, jeopardy, family feud, Pictionary, trivia, cooking demo, and painting
Looking for some success stories. My friend transferred a PGA tested embryo but baby stopped growing at 7 weeks - right after hearing the heartbeat. She was initially told that the sac was measuring small and to drink a lot of water. She’s still not sure if that caused the MC. She’s scared of trying again. Anyone have a successful pregnancy after miscarrying a healthy embryo?
I recently joined Deloitte, with an approved 140 from my previous firm. I don’t expect my date to be current any time soon. Can I just keep extending my visa at Deloitte based on my approved 140 until my priority date becomes current?
First year consultant (experienced hire,average scatter plot) What % range annual increase would you expect in a non promotional year?
Is the only way to transfer spouses bonvoy points to my account by calling or can I do it online?
Are you a poet or a quant? Or a poant/quoet?
Hey fellow Disney Lovers,
I generally have a few lessons in which I can use Pixar shorts to teach students how to identify and discuss literary signposts, how to identify and explain the development of theme, character traits, and other narrative elements. What are some of your favorite shorts? I am trying to incorporate activities where my students get to choose their own clips for independent practice with these skills and need a variety to draw from.
We are in the Great LockdownRecession - the worst economic crisis in our life times. But 2021 can also be a year of rebound if we continue to contain, recover, and thrive.
Anyone know what the Salary range for an Operational Risk Officer at Bank of America or Wells Fargo ? Also, do you know if they do sign on bonuses? ￼7YOE
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One of the most frustrating things is having the partner “de-prioritize” your deal. They stop responding to questions, take forever to review things you’ve sent them and act annoyed when you try to follow-up. Does anyone else experience this?
Ideas on where to live for a second-year associate working in Midtown East? My lease is up, and I’m debating on LIC, Downtown Brooklyn, Gramercy Park/Flatiron and Midtown East. Is it worth it living super close by to the office?
Anyone know anything about Gunderson NYC? How is it fairing during the pandemic? What will the new normal look like in terms of facetime?
Transactional / non-litigation folks - what do you have your secretaries do? I have been doing everything on my own since I started a few months ago and now that I have an assigned secretary, I have no idea what to delegate.
Does anyone have insight into lateraling into NY BigLaw from regional BigLaw? I am a mid level restructuring associate that has worked on big cases all around the country. But, I’m wondering if there’s a barrier to entry that I may not be aware of...
Is it possible to negotiate the penalty for breaking your lease before you sign one? I’m looking to lateral to another City but nothings nailed down yet. My lease is up for renewal next month.
Reposting: anxious q- should incoming juniors start thinking of backup plans? Were offers revoked in 08/09? Or start dates pushed? Would be starting at a V10 in lit if that helps. Thanks all.
How many hours will you bill this year? If you have ever been spoken to about needing to bring up your hours, how low were they?
If you pull an all nighter on something, like legit work say 20-23 hours in a day and just stop for food and bathroom breaks, do you bill all of your time?
What are partners at firms saying about the latest round of salary increases? (No responses from associates please.) And if partners could share rough PPP of firm that would be helpful. Fully predict some pushback from V25 down depending on profitability.
Best legal recruiter email you’ve received?
How do I get taken off a matter I really hate? I’ve been on it for a year and I absolutely hate the team. The culture is toxic and the partners are horrible bullies. My work product has been suffering as a result and I worry about this affecting my reputation/reviews. This is my busiest matter and I’ve tried saying I’m busy on something else but no one is listening. What are the pros and cons of telling the assigning team or the managing partner that I need off for my mental health?
Are there any NY capital markets practices with reasonable hours? I’ve been averaging 70-80 hours a week at my firm for months and need to get out.
From Rome to New York.
I work in Kpmg as a legal specialist (before I worked in BigLaw for 1 year) and I have just passed the NY bar exam (plus I have the gc and an LLM). I am sending my resume to big four and big law trying to get a job offer but I just did one interview. Any tip or advice? What are the firms that would find my profile interesting?
First year lawyer - do senior lawyers and partners expect you to bother them to ask for work?
🐠: if I am searching for a 2nd lateral within 2-3 months bc the initial move was a poor (*^%!) choice, what are the magical elegant words of neutrality and diplomacy to state in an interview?
What firm has the best benefits? I know most firms don't match 401ks, but do any allow mega backdoor Roths? Heavily subsidize healthcare (either paying all or most premiums or large HSA subsidies) or gym memberships (I'm talking like 80% equinox memberships)? Do any firms have official sabbatical policies for associates? Long vacations? Actual 1800-2100 hour expectations (corporate) rather than being told you're below average at 2250?
Anyone’s firms trimming costs, e.g. canceling events, stopping people from going to conferences, etc.?
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