I keep making stupid minor mistakes at work lately presumely cause I’ve been so burnt out, and my senior is constantly mad at me, which made me want to avoid the dirty work even more… I really should care but is it bad that I don’t really care anymore

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

If not caring is wrong I don’t want to be right

like

Related Posts

Taken on the challenge of teaching my SO to drive over the weekend; I like to live dangerously.

What are your weekend plans?

like

Best way to prep for top 3 bschool interviews (Wharton, HBS, GSB)? Tips, tools, sites etc. would be much appreciated!

like

Ok here’s the sitch a: I need a job, I do not have a CPA license nor do I want one. I have 5-6 yrs of private company audit experience. I’m completely open to jumping fields or industries. Does anyone have any recommendations on directions to look into?

like

Hello, everyone! Looking for some professional advice:
Just a fresh graduate from a reputed IR school, looking to pivot into Cybersecurity. Any non-technical degree professionnal who made it in the industry? What was your professional journey like? What all certifications/courses would you recommend?

like

Any recommendations for house cleaning services in the Marina?

like

OH CHAK LEE down to start a FIRE Punjabi song thread on this bish what y’all think

What corporate discounts can we avail for a new car purchase or lease deal?

like

https://www.fredrogerscenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/September-2016.pdf

Love this article from the Fred Roger’s Center on the Mr Roger’s Approach to STEAM in early childhood!

likeupliftinghelpful

Been in international tax for almost 3 years. Having trouble seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. What are some jobs people in IT have moved on to do?

Anyone heard of BDO Digital's 80/20 consulting practice?

like

If President Xi would meet directly and personally with the protestors, there would be a happy and enlightened ending to the Hong Kong problem. I have no doubt!
-Bunker Boy

Post Photo
likefunny

Anyone looking to get hired at UKG, feel free to message me!

like

"Well your shoulders are part of your arm aren't they?" "No..."

likefunny

Umm I'm a prostitute?? My now ex believed he deserved sex when he gave me covid and stayed with me to take care of me, so apparently I owed him sex? I refused because for obvious reasons...I wasn't feeling well and wtf am I doing with a boy who throws a tantrum when not getting sex. Lol so all this - I think I might have been a prostitue this whole time.....

likefunny

Nothing else to say

Post Photo
likefunny

For those who got into top 20mba programs, what was your yoe and how long did you prepare for it?

like

Xmas Gift ideas for bf?

like

Is Global Entry program worth it? Does it save a lot of time at port of entry?

like

My background is purely in tech & would like to pivot to financial consulting by pursuing an MBA in finance. Will I be viewed as a risky applicant? (Since I don’t have any prior professional experience in finance?).

like

I have offer for Nomura, BOA,LTI (18.97) ,Global Logic(18.60) which company should i go for ?

BOA and Nomura are still under process, Documents has been shared.

Exp: 4.8 yrs
Notice Period - 7 days to join

Kindly Guide ...

like

Additional Posts in Big Law

Is it unprofessional to unfriend a partner at my former firm on LinkedIn? She was very rude to me when I gave notice and generally treated me differently than other associates. About to start at a new firm in a different city so chances of running into her are slim?

like

I know we worked so incredibly hard this year, but getting a big fat bonus when so many people I know (including people I know from high school) are again fearing for their jobs felt almost criminal. How are you dealing with middle class guilt?

like

General opinions on Gordon Reese? I’m thinking of taking an offer, but the pay is little low compared to other firms.

like

What’s the worst thing you got away with at work?

like

So associate retreats, tell me about them oh wise and experienced FB. Are they mandatory? What are they like? Do events count towards billables?

like

Has anyone billed significantly less than target (like 1500) as a midlevel? What happened at the annual review?

likehelpful

I wish this wasn’t true…

Post Photo
likefunnyuplifting

Any insight on clerkship bonuses at Foley & Lardner, Holland & Knight, or Greenberg Traurig?

like

Senior associate here. Went on my first summer lunch yesterday, and the junior associates were giving out terrible advice and talking out of their asses. Should I tell them to tone it down?

likefunny

Normalize billing 150/month

likeupliftingsmartfunny

In that beautiful yet stressful limbo where I’m coming off 4 months of 175-200 hour billable months with another stretch coming up but have only billed 2 hours this week. New to transaction work, so trying to enjoy it without panicking, too much 😂

like

Partners - how annoyed does it make you when you read 4/5th year’s brief that kinda missed the mark/needs to be rewritten? Is the best way to avoid that sending thru an outline ? Is it rude to ask you to write one for us?

like

My assistant gets visibly overwhelmed by basic tasks like printing or filing. She gets upset when we ask her to help with scheduling or answer phones during meetings. She will respond that simple assignments are “too hard.” At this point, I’m not sure what she thinks her job is. She is assigned to me and a partner, but it’s the same for both of us. She has worked with the partner since he was a first year so he has accepted it. Is there anything that I can do as an associate?

like

Thoughts on Haynes & Boone Houston? Work/life balance and office culture? Any other Houston firms with good oil and gas practices I should look into?

like

What do you put in a post interview thank you email? Do you say you are excited about the role and think you would be a good fit, or leave it at thank you for your time and let me know if you have questions?

like

This has been asked but looking for fresh perspectives....tips on giving your notice at your shop? Particularly a place you can’t wait to leave...but wanting to leave on an amicable note.

Is a 1 year downgrade in class year the norm when lateraling? What’s the best way to counter this?

like

Advice for asking for an office transfer? It’s for personal life reasons and unrelated to any problems with the current office. Biggest worry is they’ll fire me outright if they won’t grant the transfer (with the logic that they know I’ll either transfer with them or quit and go elsewhere).

like

Milbank matched DPW scale. Plus/minus 50% for associates with above 110% or below 80% “utilization” through 9/6 (including pro bono and legal work for firm). To be paid by Oct 30. December bonus expected to be no less than last year. Good for management and consistent with (imho) strong leadership during COVID.

like

How many are experiencing more anxiety than usual? What’s causing the added anxiety, besides lower than expected billable hours?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the
Fishbowl app

See what’s happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

A phone with Fishbowl app

Send download link to your phone

OR

Scan your QR code to download
Fishbowl app on your mobile

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Messaging rates may apply

Download app

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Already have an account? Log in

Sign up for free to continue using Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use(New) and Privacy Policy(New)
Messaging rates may apply

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal