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Anyone work in the Prophix/Adaptive Insight Group? Is this something that I could transition into from IT Audit/ IT SOX compliance? What is the job like, travel, day to day, educational opportunities?
Posted an ad for finding roommate. 80 percent of responses are scammers. This guy using kpmg name.
Moving into consulting (PwC) from a tech company to join as an Experienced Associate (Tech Consultant) within Data and Analytics team.
What are the expected changes and any tips to excel apart from networking?
I am really motivated to jump to a senior level as soon as possible.
Thoughts on BAH? Recruiter reached out to confirm details and then went dark 2 months. Just reached out again to move forward lol.
Folks at T1/T2 shops (MBB/ATK/Parthenon/LEK/Monitor/OW):
How much of what you do is pure growth strategy vs. cost take out?
I’ve been at S& for 2 years and have been on all cost cutting projects
Hello! Looking for some advice. In school I interned at several startups and tech companies and got an interest in PM. There were no PM internships at the time and the advice from other PMs was to ctd
Hey everyone, I'm on my "Career Break" at the moment. I utilize this moment for reflecting what I've been done and what will I do next. As a person who wants to pursue my career in Product Management field, I currently helping my friend handling project as a Project Manager and Product Manager for his company. Do you think the portfolio I created from the projects and the company's product will help me land a new job in Product Management field in the future? Thanks guys.
Most people in Cisco technology world know Prime Collaboration Assurance (PCA) is end of life/end of sale soon.
If you are looking to replace your infrastructure monitoring and alerting software, like PCA, I would recommend checking us out. We cover Cisco, Avaya, Microsoft and many other vendors ... anything with SNMP or Syslog.
We also specialize in Unified Communications.
Who’s at Smorgasburg today?
I hit two years without a drink tuesday 🎉
Can’t believe how many different emotions and thoughts have occurred in those two years. But I’ve felt and sat with them all. Overral im so much more calm and happy. I forget how much I was fighting life then, it felt so natural to me. Two years of learning how to submit and flow has been so wild. I’m an alcoholic! Things are so good I have to remind myself. Love everyone, love all my fellow alcoholics and addicts. You all got me here
Generalist🐠at MBB: do corp dev roles at FAANG, or operational VC/PE roles, care that you were a “generalist” when exiting? I’ve been approached for data analytics roles at MBB (some specialized), but everyone tells me to go generalist when starting....
So now that all the bogus process objections have pretty much been knocked down, will Republicans start talking about the substance of the allegations?
Has anyone questioned their sexuality? I feel like I’m too old to be wondering about things, but at the same time...
Hi fishes, SAP I'm planning to shift banglore around August or September, what will be good options near sap labs , male budget 10 to 15 k for 1bhk or i can share 2bhk as well.
Priorities:- within 2-2.5 km, proper maintained, water, luxury not required
Has anyone stayed at st Regis Bali? Ia it really as good as the reviews make it out to be? Seems like it is next to a bunch of hotels so doesn't seem too private
If you're obliged to choose to date a divorcee or a widow/widower, which one would you choose? All things about these 2 person being equal.
Does BCW not allow conservatives to be employed at this company? I’m sitting through another meeting where we are highlighting amazing women and it is so politicized I am completely offended. AOC, Biden, Ilhan, Hilary... I mean at try to be inclusive when speaking of diversity. You can’t name a single female in the Conservative party throughout history?
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Tired Sunday morning. iManage. How do I get the DocId off the sig page. Every time I hit save it regenerates!
Any tips on annual self evaluations?
Up for partner this year. Those of you who are already partners what do you look for when reviewing a candidates business plan if they don’t already have a significant book of business?
I’m seeing a lot of comments that corporate is slowing down… uhh that can’t be true for ECVC. I’m drowning in work. There’s a new fund that has raised 9-10 figures being announced like every other day. It seems never ending…
I’m leaving biglaw after 3.5 years. The people in my group are fine but never developed a strong bond with anyone including partners (I will be pushed out sooner or later). Also I don’t really like the work (deals and fund investments). Moving to a much smaller firm with slightly lower billable target that pays market. I will be doing more interesting work, in a smaller group where partners seem to care about my growth. God I hope this is a right move.. any advice would be much appreciated.
I’m a first year associate and I hate it. I regret choosing biglaw so much. It’s not so much the hours even, but the content of what I do (HCPE) feels wrong to me, and the amount of time I spend working on non-billable projects just to be yelled at for not billing crazy numbers. I want to get out, but I don’t even know what my exit options would be this early on - I want to be done with private practice forever. Am I just stuck until I have more experience?
Partner is in the habit of scheduling calls I need to attend without seeing if I am available or checking my schedule. For example, I had a personal appointment scheduled and on my calendar but now I have a client facing call at the same time. How can I fix this?
What purchases of services or items have made your life easier, more fun, more comfortable, etc? I need to hit 4k on a new card. Please don’t say donate cus I already do that lol
McDermott Will and Emory's New York office - would be a junior litigator. Any reviews/advice?
Do antitrust attorneys have generally better hours than general commercial litigators?
I know this is a very general question that depends on the practice group, firm, etc. I have a heavy background in antitrust and litigation and am considering roles in both practices, but want to see if the antitrust world is generally more relaxed...
What’s the general rule of thumb for Christmas gifts for practice assistants (or is there one)? Only a few months in as an associate and trying to suss this out.
Started in BL as a midlevel two weeks back and had a pre planned vacation which I’ve let anyone who I’m working with know about (in addition to letting the firm know before I started). Still feel like I am setting myself back - I have also let everyone know I am available in case needed and offered to help in any way I can but I haven’t offered to work through the vacation. Anything else I can do or am I good?
If you felt you had a lot of leverage as a lateral candidate, and you were crafting your own offer, what types of things would you ask for? A signing bonus of course (note - what are people in lower half of the AmLaw 100 getting these days?), but what else?
I genuinely think I’m on the brink of quitting. Nope, I have no exit plan, no job searches started, not even an updated resume. But I do have three 4:00 AM-ers in the last 8 days, partners telling me to *increase* my hours, and anxiety that’s so high I can barely eat or sleep. My body is physically breaking down from a year of high stress and I’ve been on the brink of a panic attack for the last four days. I don’t want to do anything stupid, but I don’t know how much longer I can last. Thoughts?
I'm up for election next year. Kind of feel like I'm in Squid Game right now.
I've signed on to this, I'm really close to the end, but at a certain point I feel like I just want to check out of the game (and go in-house or something).
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