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My wife recently used my Marriott Bonvoy for work travel and I was surprised to see points credited to my account. Is this common? Do they allow you to share a Bonvoy number? I’m ambassador elite btw
People who have moved from assurance (audit/FAAS) to business consulting at EY - do you like it in BC?
I came to know from outside that Capgemini has asked few recent joiners to look for other job... Does this happen frequently
How is the job security with CG?
How many vacation days have you been able to negotiate?
Are you in a market that pays you for unused days?
Do your days roll over to next year?
If unlimited, how many do you actually take?
I feel like going to a simpler less stressful job - that gives you one day at a time - like customer support. I hear an email notification I get anxious. If I turn it off I fear I may be missing out on something I might have to respond. I feel that I have to be available at all times. Despite being appreciated at work, getting great reviews at work, I fear about my job. I am constantly afraid of uncertainty - things that are not even in my control. What should I do? How do I cope up with it?
Thank you for making us feel less alone Walter ♥️
Is it possible to have a vacation property (beach house) that is a good investment? I’m concerned the odds of cash flow in a single property would be really low given seasonality
I recently took a new role (going on 4 months) and I’m struggling to feel connected. I’m an HR team of 2 and my VP and I get along but I’m missing the team environment. I loved my prior company and team and want to go back. I’m worried if I reach out how this will be received. 😬
What’s the difference between an Art Director and a Design Director, and which title gets a higher salary?
I’m in my mid 30s I have some experience and I am looking for a new job. I keep getting interviews but no offers. Is this normal? I have had like 30 interviews this year. What am I doing wrong? Is DC just that competitive?
That one thing (besides TP and disinfectant) that I'm always running out of is _______________.
What can King Charles can teach us about being an older worker?
Anyone have reference check software they can recommend? I’m looking to automate. Thanks!
I’m an MA who has 10+ years experience. Looking into applying for a lead position but don’t have previous lead experience. What are some key factors other than leadership experience that play into considering candidates for a lead role?
I tore my ACL and had surgery on the 20th. When would be the soonest I could safely fly assuming I’m capable of moving well. Any risk of reinjury here?
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How’s the BigLaw market in South Florida?
Can a V20 first year associate lateral after their first year to a similar firm. Specifically asking for advice outside of NYC.
Seeking recruiter to rewrite my CV. I'm a CA 8yr Atty specializing in CA employment lit. Dm to chat further. TY
Recruiters call me about my CV but don’t ever really get back to me with roles. One rang me about my CV regarding a role I was interested in. On the phone they said they’d email me if they were going to put me forward and never did so I submitted my application directly and got asked for an interview. Why are they calling me and then not putting me forward? Am I doing something wrong? (I am an NQ so no experience with recruiters)
Any legal recruiters looking to fill an in-house position in Tampa, Florida with a transactional attorney (general corporate, M&A, franchising) with 2-3 years experience? DM me!
I am pursuing a career in international arbitration and commercial litigation and of course having a hard time finding any applicable entry level positions. I would be grateful for any advice or insight. Thank you.
There have been a lot of posts in the law and big law blog about legal recruiter comp. It seems to range a lot (saw second-hand info from $60k to over a million). Also saw someone say the “average” recruiter makes more than a 5th year biglaw associate (which I think would mean $400k+). Can anyone provide ballpark numbers? Considering eventually moving to recruiting, but couldn’t leave to do it for $60k.
I have been practicing in creditors rights/foreclosure in PA & NJ for around 4.5 years. Due to the foreclosure/eviction moratoriums there is no work to do and I was furloughed. I am looking to change directions- what is the most logical next move?
Looking for assistance updating my resume. Does anyone have recommendations for resume services (specific for in-house counsel a plus). Thanks!
I am trying to get into IP. I got an LLM in IP with honors. I worked at a small plaintiff’s firm for 5 years but not much IP cases (2 or 3). How do I get noticed by bigger firms who practice IP?
For resumes, what is the best format? Should there be a summary or skills section at the top, or both? When should the resume be 2 pages based upon YOE. Haven’t updated my resume in awhile so would like feedback on what to do to make it stand out.
A recruiter contacted me for a position I love. She says I’m a good match and will put my resume and cover letter into the “portal”….-What does that mean? Is a portal the same thing as if I applied online myself? I always imagined recruiters have personal relationships with hiring managers. So I was surprised to hear about an online submission portal.
The place I'm interviewing with is asking for a writing sample. If something is public record, can I use it without my current company's permission?
Are Canadian recruiters just lazy? Why do global and US recruiters work so much harder to find decent jobs?
What is the worst thing a reasonable person could do at a job interview and why is that so bad? (I mean a mistake even the best of us could commit)
What does FANNG total compensation look like for I house roles; for example if you leave big law at year 5? How does compensation change as you are at 6,7,8 years of experience? What’s the upper limit in house?
Free recruiting advice: if you are looking in 1 market, only use 1 recruiter. It is a misnomer that if you use multiple recruiters you will have multiple bites of the apple- simply untrue
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