I am thinking of relocating to LA this year looking to get a new job in the information technology industry in consulting. Wondering if there is a lot for opportunities in the area?
Industry vs. academic research, what have your experiences in either been like and which do you prefer?
https://www.law.com/americanlawyer/2021/03/02/ropes-gray-targets-early-september-for-return-to-office/?slreturn=20210203120558 goodbye power naps and random doggo play times ☹️
FWB is suggesting a threesome with him and this girl he hooked up with once. What should I consider when deciding whether to do it or not?
Was there any economist or mass media that successfully predicted the financial collapse of 2008?
How do you deal with increasing resentment towards your spouse when marriage counseling is not an option?
Can those of you that IF do it every day? I find I have to do every other day because I get so hungry .
Has it ever happened to you that you meet someone and they say they want a “LTR” however they don’t even put the effort to say hi or ask you things?
New to the app and would love networking. I have 5 years of work experience in corporate finance and looking to break into investment banking. Currently working Deloitte after completing my master’s from NYU. Happy to share my resume and skills in DM
MY UAN account is not linked with adhaar and also it is not activated. Do CG, CTS or LTI teams check this or not and if yes than can they revoke offer letter in this case. Pls share if anyone aware of or have face similar experience.
For activation of uan i have send joint declaration document to pf office for update due to mismatch issue in uan account with respect to my latest details in adhaar
Having 8 yrs of experience in manual Testing
What to desperately change my skill and switch to automation
How difficult would that be ?
Oppertunity wise ?
Hello all, I am a partner of new small law partnership and we’re still trying to figure out the business side of the practice. For partnerships, are you splitting everything 50/50?
If you are, do you ever feel as if you’re contributing more than your other partner and how do you account for that?
Are you doing monthly distributions?
Went in for my second ultrasound today and no heartbeat at 8 weeks after hearing it at 6.5. Dr. is advising a D&C with genetic testing. Thinking about getting a second scan just to be sure in a few days. Anyone go through this and had a good result? I’m trying to be realistic here but devastated to say the least.
Hello Fishes, I am a VisionPlus Mainframe developer having 9+ YOE, looking for a job change. Please let me know of you have any opportunity at your org. Thanks in advance.
Tomorrow was my joining day with one service company, today i got a call from a client of rejected service company, they are very much interested to joining their team directly. I asked them to give an update by EOD.I got confused again. Any suggestions pls.
Is there anything wrong with just investing in multiple ETFs instead of specific stocks? I have daily investments for 4 ETFs that cover different sectors. I haven’t done well with stocks and ETFs cause me less heartburn in general.
I haven't seen my family in 2 yrs and 1 sis in 5 yrs. We planned to meet this summer, but they made plans on top of our plans so now I won't see them except maybe 3 days from a 4 week vacay. I'm upset & not sure if I have a right to be. Thoughts?
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As a counter to that post dragging how other women dress, tell me about your experiences working with badass women lawyers (regardless of what they were wearing).
How has female mentorship influenced your career and what would you change about it?
Divorce - looking for resources/articles/opinion on fairness.
My husband and I have separated and he has filed for divorce + alimony. Full details in comments. Any comments welcome (I may be totally unreasonable!).
My partner and I are in strong stable careers with good incomes now. We have been dating for 4.5years-ish. The end game was to get engaged and married. We bought an engagement ring a few months back. I was assuming he would propose by May end but that hasn’t happened. I don’t want to force his hand but I’m also getting impatient & not quite understanding the delay. I just don’t want to waste any more time if its not happening.
Seeking market data - how much paid parental leave does your firm give, and so they prorate bonuses for your time out ?
With all this talk of canceling student loans, I’d love to know: what would you do if you didn’t have student loan payments? I would pad my savings then go on a reduced hours schedule at work.
Looking for tips on how to work with a senior paralegal who has been at the firm for 30 years and hates female attorneys. She has told me numerous time she doesn’t like young female attorneys because we “all act like we have something to prove.” I keep my interactions with her to a minimum but she recently complained about me to my manager when I corrected her work. Do I just keep ignoring her and hope for the best?
Ladies in their 40s. How did you kicstart getting motivated to stay in shape and eating healthy? I'm getting frustrated with this covid weight and sedentary lifestyle (in front of the computer all day).
Have you ever felt defensive about your work? I put my heart and soul (with no guidance) for a client work product which was praised but all but one partner who suddenly had all these critiques but never provided any comments I while I solicited feedback during my progress. I’m having a WTF moment but I can’t say anything though I’m really pissed off.
Recently found out a male attorney I manage makes significantly more than me. He has been licensed one less month than I. Any advice for how to approach my mgr? Small firm, so HR is not an option.
I don’t agree nor do I disagree w/abortion. I don’t have children and still don’t know if I want any, but what I do believe is women should have the choice to make a decision that works best for them and their situation. These constant constraints upon women, that seem to change with changing perspectives, be it women in the domestic realm, women in pants or dresses, AA women in our hairstyles)—should not be decisions left to the court. Cont.
So I’m new-ish at my firm- hired during COVID so I haven’t really *used* my office yet.
We’re back to in-person work this week. A coworker of mine quit this past weekend. Their office is now empty.
..........I want it.
I’m not so moved in to mine that it would be a hassle to switch. My question is, if I ask the partner I work with if I can swap, will I look bad? Like I’m not focusing on the right things or something that could come off negatively in any way?
I think I generally do good work… except on one case with one partner. I got added to the case at a crucial moment with no context and no time to get caught up to speed. What I was asked to do was beyond my experience level and it’s been mistake after mistake since then. I just made another mistake this week, which I promptly addressed. Still, I have to call the partner tomorrow to explain. Continued…
Hey ladies… Medical question. Just had my period twice in a month and I don’t know if I should be concerned. I have been under a lot of stress during the last months and sleeping less than I used to. Has anyone experienced this before? I know that it is not normal but when should I start being worried?
Partner I work for I think is attracted to me. I’ve always maybe sensed it but then last week we were at a training and he would always look towards me and smile and they’d be long held smiles, and then would always try and sit next to me or across from me. And then when he didn’t he’d move his chair out a little so he could look at me. Then when he was leaving he came up behind and touched (not just tap) my shoulder to say good by.
Maybe it’s all in my head, but if not, what should I do?
I’m asking for a raise tomorrow and am super nervous about it. Send me good thoughts ladies!!! 🙏🏼
Follow up question. Has anyone purchased a lab/man-made diamond engagement ring online? Any recs?
First you tell me that I need to bill through a mass shooting where innocent children were targeted, now you expect me to work when one of my constitutional rights was just stripped from me? Anything else I should do to make me feel less human?
Started a new job and meeting the team for the first time tomorrow (via zoom). I have natural curls (2C/3A) and in the past have always blown it out for first impressions. I’m considering letting it curl for tomorrow’s meeting but am overthinking it (I normally wear it curly for work, if that matters)… any thoughts?
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