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I have never been so close to quitting. The past 4 months have been hell at work (countless nights past midnight). I thought I’d catch a break post 10/15, but here I am still working past midnight.
do you think diversity issues are concentrated in creative wings of agencies (like pigeonholing POC in account or HR), or is it more widespread?
Wish me luck: I just took a job at a new agency in which I'll get paid double as the creative director for a team of 30 people. I'm ecstatic, this is my dream!
Any idea on pay ranges for entry level Mgr role with Accenture Guidewire Practice? My relocation options are Hartford, Philly, NYC and Boston. Suggestions on best cities would be great.
Thoughs on the merger between BKD and DHG?
I’m currently interviewing for a Digital Marketing Manager position at PGIM and the max base salary they’re willing to offer is $130,000. Seems a bit low to me. I currently live in NYC and have 6 YOE in Marketing. Office is in Newark, NJ. Is this the norm?
Do all the applicants who apply through McKinsey portal get invited for SOLVE digital assessment. Also if someone has gone through it, can you please guide on the best way to go about it?
Any luck negotiating Parental leave with a new job? I am expecting an offer but my SO is expecting and according to new company's policy, I'm eligible after 1 year of service but will only have like 6months by the time the baby comes. They have a generous leave policy, just not sure if I should talk about it now or wait until closer to the due date?
Can anyone please help with a referral at VMware? Please Comment so that I can send the Job reqID and relevant details through DM.
how much can amex offer for 2.5 YOE Data analyst Band 30 Current ctc - 11.8 American Express
How about the WLB in TCS and how about their annual appraisal?
Any feedback will be a great help
Is Sloan R2 significantly harder than R1? Saw someone write that but any ideas? Will apply as reapplicant
Sunday Wordle 393 4/6
I have an offer with 12 LPA as a SA -QA1 as OMS QA (Functional) ; I don't have much experience in automation, mostly I have worked on functional/buisness part of testing ; can anyone let me know what is the future for a tester in PS ? will the resources gets projects , or not with this kind of profile
How many months of living expenses do you keep in cash? Do you think 1 year is too much?
Realtor fishes, let's play a game: I share some details of some listings that we have available at my office and you let me know if we should keep them in our portfolio or make room for better properties.
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I have friends in finance with like, dyed hair. What's the furthest you've seen someone go in big law? Shaved sides? Face tat?
Does anyone else hate weekends? Like let’s pretend we don’t have work to do so we can please our family & kids but meanwhile our anxiety is brewing inside? I’m never more relieved than to sit on my computer on Monday morning.
Does anyone have personal Injury based cases that distinguish the nyc curb from the sidewalk?
I am so terrified to know the answer to this question but it has been eating me up inside for about 7 months. A client signed an affidavit and it had a typo in it so I just modified the page with the typo and then submitted to the court. I had no idea that I needed to make the change by hand and have it re-notarized. It happened very earlier in my articling year and I feel sick about it every time I think about it. If I tell someone will my licence get taken away? What should I do?
Okay. Hi! New here. Consequential damages. Can damages from an injury on an elevator be considered CD? Hmmmm, I would think so but please, someone help?
I started a new job is in house counsel two weeks ago and I am working with legal assistant. Basically from my last two weeks being at this new job, I realized that she has had a year to do a job of organizing all the legal files etc.￼ Except she has hardly done any of this… I’ve come to the conclusion that everything she said she’s working on from home is a lie I follow caught her lying about working on things by using the date modified. We have a huge transaction to finish and it requires
Ever had a managing partner try to convince you to not leave the law firm to go in-house? Did it work?
Anyone else just not interested in making partner? I am stressed enough I don’t need to worry about everyone else on top of myself.
If a case is administratively closed, but NOT stayed, are pending discovery responses postponed? I checked westlaw and even employed their live chat feature but I can’t find anything. Any knowledge of this would be greatly appreciated, as would a case citation if known
Dumb question frm a young lawyer: I have a week long vaca scheduled for August but just got an offer at a new firm I am absolutely going to accept, likely to start mid to late July. How do I navigate that? I won’t have the PTO built up for a whole week off by then. But this vaca has been planned and paid for.
I cannot stand the billable hour. I love litgation but I would rather charge anyway other than a billable hours it's such a pain to enter to the 1/6th of an hour when I was doing.
Working moms: how did you do it? Want to start a family but can’t imagine it with my current work/life balance. Also the feeling of being set back after years of finally getting to the top.
Nearly impossible to get out of ID.
I have a paralegal who works directly and solely for me. She is absolutely amazing at what she does. Her work product is better than most 3rd years. However, there are some times when I have asked her to do things in a specific way and she either refuses (not overtly) or does exactly what I asked her not to do. I have brought it up nicely more than once. Now I’m getting upset and feeling disrespected. I don’t want to lose her or fire her. Any suggestions on how to be more firm but not mean?
Do any big law juniors that hate their jobs and are about to leave a vacancy after bonuses hit want to make a referral? 👀👀
How difficult is it to move to London as a US qualified mid-level associate? I am a NY restructuring associate looking to move to London for a few years and come back to NY.
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