Does Cooley offer mid levels equity in their client fund (or whatever investment vehicle the firm operates)? Why isn’t this discussed more often?
Looking at getting out of consulting. What are some industry roles/companies I should look into? Good pay, remote work, and less hours so I can have a life outside of work 6 YOE, Finance Transformation, experienced in Blackline & Netsuite
Is it normal to have your resume used to help with a proposal on a deal? I got an email about this. I’m assuming they want to use my resume to sell a deal but maybe not work on the project. It came from an MD. If someone could break down how this works, l would appreciate it.
I’m currently working at a law firm in San Diego specializing in coastal property rights as a litigation paralegal and legal assistant. We received a minute order from a preliminary injunction hearing. Our client was ordered to post an injunction bond of $2,500. First our client walked to the courthouse to try to pay the bond up front, but they would not accept his money. He tried to call several bond companies, but all said the amount was too small. So how do you post an injunction bond?
An employee at my client has somehow put a 3-day user story in for himself on our project to do trailheads... can't decide if it's a stroke of brilliance or stupidity
I recently started to date again and I’m currently dating someone who’s finishing up his masters in data science. I do some data analytics in my role (well my title for my client says data analytics consultant) but I work in strategy. He keeps asking me complex data science/data analytics questions (even tho he knows I don’t have a background in it) and jokes about if I even know what I’m doing at work. Am I taking this too seriously or is he always trying to put me down?
Morning fishies! Strategies for not feeling isolated while preferring to work from home. Go! Bonus points for apartment dwellers’ POV.
Anyone doing anything with beacons and open to a small coding project? Would love to chat.
People Analytics Manager at Facebook (Meta) lists a requirement of 8+ years experience in HR Consulting. I’m at 5.5 years experience focused specifically on People Analytics (both internal initiatives and client work). Should I hold off on applying until I have more experience under my belt? Any hurt in throwing out an application?
TMW the client is observing President's Day and you're flying out to sit at your office in a different city 😒
When your client is understanding of your schedule, listens to your recommendations, and thanks you for your hard work.
Overworked mom of two young kids and I’ve come to the realization that I have very few friends who live nearby. I’m the only one of my close circle who didn’t head to suburbs after kids and WFH has made me aware of how reliant I was on work friends for a social outlet. I’ve still got great friends I can call for anything but, really missing having girlfriends I can just meet up without planning a month in advance. Strategies for making new friends in middle age and with very little spare time?
For those who are looking for exit opps, do you see more jobs allowing remote options? Located in smaller city so wondering if I can find something in major cities without moving
Why aren't policies like one-remote-week-per-month more common? Wouldn't that drastically reduce burn out?
I spend 2 hours a day being productive and the rest of the time watching Netflix/Hulu/etc or napping/eating. Have been doing this for 3 months now and I continue to get positive feedback from everyone. I can do this for another year (duration of my project) and no one will say anything. Had to get that off my chest. Life is so nice/on easy mode these days 😬
Tbh, I just start vigorously nodding my head on Zoom when I see the partner doing so. Idk what’s happening in these client calls
Hi Fishes, Looking for opportunities in Business Development/ Project Management profiles. I've rich experience in Public Health, Rural Development, and e-Governance. YOE - 5
What if we all banded together & made a pact to actually be productive during this no-travel period so our employers actually consider more remote work in the future? Can we all promise? 😂😂😂 JK Lmaoo
Can an offer from MBB be revoked during negotiations? I've received an offer without signing bonus, so want to push for one, but also don't want to have the whole offer revoked. What are your thoughts?
Had a final round interview with an MBB last week and still haven’t heard back. Do most get their offers later that day?
Where do you work, and what educational benefits does your employer provide? Currently working full time and taking some classes toward my master’s. I’ve been at my firm for a little over 2 years as it was my first gig out of undergrad. It provides an annual stipend for education, but I’m bored, unchallenged, unfulfilled, and underpaid. I want to explore what other companies offer to make an educated decision as to whether I should go elsewhere. TIA!
Anyone from LEK nyc willing to connect / potentially refer? (3.5 YOE looking at AC role)
Confused Working Mom. Should I opt for the Operations Support or Project tasks? Need WLB but afraid of missing on latest tech if I keep working on mundane tasks in Operations. I hate the repetitive work too. Was working on implementation projects prior to Switching companies. But now getting only support projects. Just an above average performer in implementation. YOE : 8.6
What’s a kind way of asking a coworker to stop asking you to review/edit their work before submitting to manager? For context, we are on two different workstreams with different managers. He’s been with the firm for a year and on the project for three months.
Interviews tomorrow for Microsoft but 5 rounds of 1 hour each spread into 2 days. Is this common?
Off the clock, male client saw me looking at shoes on my phone & told me he felt bad for my husband. I quickly told him not to worry because I make plenty of my own money. What a dick.
Today is my first day back at work (and first full day back in my physical office) after a few weeks off for parental leave. Needless to say, I am struggling to stay focused on anything other than wanting to go back home to my spouse and child. I know I shouldn't take an emotional temperature on day one, but it has been more difficult being back than I anticipated. Any tips for navigating the waters for the first day/week/month back?
Received two offers 1) Deloitte Specialist Leader C&M North America and 2) IBM Associate Partner IBM Consulting North America. Which one would you rate higher and why? Compensation comparable in both. TIA
Just got an email that Le Parker Meriden is leaving SPG. Such a bummer - need to find another SPG go to in NYC
I didn't even know before it all started
Hi Ladies, anything to take care of when dating Paktstani men? He basically lives in Germany since he was a child and we‘re both working in Germany within the same company.
Hi, I have a 1st round interview coming up for an associate position at L.E.K. Consulting and was wondering if anyone could give some insight into the interview? I believe it will be 2 cases, 30 min strategy and 30 min quant. Have been doing some case prep over past few months, but nothing too in depth or LEK specific. Kind of nervous - never done a case interview and feel a little underprepared
Gym options if I’m traveling to San Francisco weekly? Hotel gyms generally don’t have barbells and the gym I have a membership to doesn’t have locations in SF. Not sure what’s best. Any suggestions?
Have to plan for childcare for when I have to return to work after my first child (we get 12 weeks). Did you hire a live in, someone come to house daily or did you bring to a daycare? How much did you pay and where do you live? Am trying to figure out how much good child care will run me.
Anyone have any experience applying for a job at a client through a standard job listing on their website? Assume no conflicts of interest. Asking for a friend.
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