Looking for newer books on management consulting industry/concepts; other than the oft-mentioned, older Lords of Strategy (2010), The McKinsey Way (1999), or The Trusted Advisor (2001). Thank you!
Does anyone hear work in fintech? What’s the finish start up market like in terms of demand and desired skill set
Thoughts on Square’s acquisition of Tidal?
Bnp Hr says its in approvals from higher management, she didn’t negotiated on the salary, and its been a month too, is it normal in bnp?
I need some advice! I am a new teacher in a Behavior unit. I have a token Economy in my classroom and a leveled behavior system. Some of my kiddos are not responding to it. They are k-2 students.
PwC is hiring for their DAT (IT audit) and regular audit service line. If anyone is interested please DM me. I will be happy to give you a referral.
Hello Guys...can someone tell me what happens if we not able to crack OPF (Open payment framework) exam in FIS after two attempts...
Does some one has screenshot of questions ?
Re started calorie counting and rigorously working out and my weight has gone up 2 pounds in 1.5 weeks. Am I doing something wrong or is this normal? I'm trying to lose 10 pounds
My position was eliminated on Monday 4 months after leaving my job in good standing. Do you suggest temporary work for a few months vs just finding that perm role? Thanks!
I have applied 20 days ago to a job in PwC.
The workday status displays "received".
But I haven't heard back.
Does it mean the application is 'dead' or that PwC is really slow?
Creative Directors. I know we all like to piss & moan on here but I’d be interested to know what we all do as individuals to stay relevant and inspiring to our teams and clients as leaders.
How many rounds are there in PWC India? I have an interview with the Director ? This is my second round
Recs for cashmere products (sweaters, quarter zip, cardigan)? Looking for good and decently priced. Eyeing Naadam right now.
I currently work in risk assurance and have a strong background in data analytics. I’m not really sure what my options are looking forward or where to look. Any ideas?
Do MM PE associates work weekends? Is there any “bench time” between deals or always working 40 hours a week at least?
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Any of you use meal prep services? Which one is your favorite and why? In Texas if that makes a difference.
Has anyone been a U.S. Lawyer and tried to practice in England? And any tips for making the transition?
When you're still relatively junior (1-2 years) how much do grades matter when lateraling? Academics is a definite strength of my resume and with the market softening it would be nice to know it will still somewhat matter.
Probably paranoid but do you think our firms know if we contacted a recruiter? A recruiter emailed my firm account and I want to respond thru my gmail but I’m so scared my firm will find out somehow.
I’m wondering if a move from a V10 in NYC to another big law firm in a smaller market would actually mean less hours. Is there reallyyyy a difference?
What matters more: meeting/exceeding billable requirements or doing high quality work well above your class year?
I have this partner who doesn’t enjoy working with me because I do below avg work for her but she has little choice of foot soldiers. I do below avg work for her because she consistently gives me little time to do huge tasks (and usually at odd hours) and doesn’t involve me in what finally goes to the client (and I have no visibility on the client’s expectations, response, feedback, expected timeline). How do we (mainly I) get out of this painful cycle?
Thoughts on Allen & Ovary M&A NY?
Ramping up at big law as a midlevel fully remote. I feel like I’m slacking. Although have some work and am on some teams, I’m not used to having free time and feel guilty using it to run errands. I’m always there to work on a project asap as needed, but still can’t kick the feeling. Anyone else been in the same position?
Any sense as to whether firms will still be actively looking for 3-5th year corporate/M&A lateral associates at the beginning of 2023? Not ready to lateral from midlaw yet but will be then.
Interesting article in American lawyer about returning to the office. Funny quotes…
“Another said they sensed a “shift in commitment at all levels in the firm.”
“In the past ‘life’ was organized around work with clients being the center of our focus. Now colleagues seem to think that work can be organized around life whether that is walking the dog, picking up from nursery or isolating because of upcoming holidays. The business of law and serving the clients has lost priority.”
Is K&E a toxic firm? I have heard nightmare stories from current and former attorneys there.
How to tell recruiter you no longer want to go to final interview with firm? Should I just do it out of courtesy?
Anyone know good recruiters for Orlando or Miami? Prefer those with good ties to Orlando but open to either city.
What are the typical hours for a midlevel litigation associate in Latham’s NY office? Is it usually 9:30-6:30 or so with most weekends off?
does anyone else feel like a failure for hating biglaw? i always thought i loved money and prestige and it turns out i like money but i don't care that much about prestige and god i hate this job.
Thoughts on Paul Hastings real estate group?
Insight on Baker Hostetler hours?
Hear mixed things on hours billed for 2nd-3rd year associates in non-NY/DC/LA offices. Looking at real estate group. Any insight helpful.
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Hogan Lovells, Reed Smith (I think) are only other market paying firms
Also DLA piper
I think Troutman is just under market in Philly for base, but well below for bonuses.
Both are far below cravath scale in pay, but still good pay for Philly.
Never mind. It looks like they do now. Interesting