Last minute I know, but my sublet fell through. I need a place to stay from oct. 6th until the 11th. Preferably in Brooklyn but open to anywhere.
I’m so depressed, have been for years, and don’t see it getting better. I’ve tried everything from therapy, exercise, psychiatry, journaling, self help books, healthy diet, etc. what else is there?
So, I’ve been working as a Director of provider enrollment. I was told I would receive a pay increase and still haven’t received it. I’m currently on the executive board and still no pay increase. I’m now asked to complete a job of someone who received two pay increases. So I’m not sure what to do at this point because I need the job at the moment. Any advice
Guys, I have been offered a role in RSM london office (SC @54K).. currently I am in India (M - big4).. pls suggest.
Subletting apartment starting this May/June. Right across EY office, convertible, $1600(negotiable). Located in high rise with lot of amenities. DM me if interested!
Is there anybody in this bowl who works in Market Risk team and can refer me if there are open positions in their team?
What's the most useful piece of advice you've received as an Attorney of Color? I only knew a few non-white students in my graduating class, and there's no one at my firm I feel like I can ask for advice or mentorship. I've seen 2 senior attorneys who weren't white and that's it. So I'm asking y'all for help please, thanks.
I accepted a new job and I start in early July. I’m still breastfeeding my 6 month old. How do I bring up to my male boss I need lactation breaks every 2 hours? I’m nervous…
This is how work/life feels these days.
Thoughts on JMP Securities M&A?
Looking to get back to dating.
Recently seperated due to wife cheating.
Age 33 ( told i look 25-26)
Hobbies love to travel, adventure sports willing to travel anywhere in the at a moments notice.
DM me if interested.
I know everyone is different, but, what do you usually do on weekends to destress? I think I need new hobbies lol
If you want to be underpaid, stepped on by the firms obsession with their newest toy (strategy& wtf is that), laid off in humanely , "learn from crappy leadership" - then PwC is for you!
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Someone try to “set boundaries” in biglaw successfully? I’m a 4th year and seems like if you successfully do that, you piss off at least a few partners.
Why does westlaw never work?? It’s ALWAYS having problems. Anyone else having issues today,??
Is there any reason why you have to check your emails at soon as Shabbat ends? I am literally starting my weekend at 6 pm on Saturday and I get a work email asking for a task to be done. 🙄
I had to eat a lot of class years when joining big law. I didn’t go T14, didn’t get a summer job in big law, had to work my way up and finally got here. I’m at a great firm doing the exact work I like doing. Now, all around me, colleagues who graduated with me or after me are getting promoted and I’m still a long ways away. They all deserve it. But I can’t help but feel jealous and angry about the uncertainty ahead of whether I’ll make it there and how long it will take. Can anyone relate?
My last day at the firm is this week. I’m lateraling to another firm. Is there anything you wish you had done during your last few days at the firm before lateraling?
Anyone in international arbitration? Just started a year ago and wondering why so many people want to enter the field. WLB and toxicity seem worse than everywhere else
Why do you all stay in big law beyond midlevel years? How much of it is for the 400k+ income?
Need some perspective -
Paralegals complain that I’m not assigning them work with enough notice. They’re copied when the work comes in and it falls within their typical responsibilities. Shouldn’t it be their job to anticipate what will be needed instead of relying on direction from me?
Any tips for eating healthier on a biglaw schedule? I had chocolate-covered potato chips at my desk for lunch today. I am not a well person.
LateralLink thoughts? Success? Terrible?
(As in, “did you use to use it successfully to lateral and were they good/scammy/useless?”)
Client wouldn’t settle this afternoon for the dollar equivalent of less than an hour of my billable time. Clients, man, clients.
Interviewing at Borton Petrini in Los Angeles ….Anyone have any experiences working there/interviewing there or any tips they can provide? Any salary tips? billable hours? Anything anyone has heard regarding Borton Petrini
Any Canadians out there working in the U.S.? Any of you have a good accountant in the U.S. that can handle the cross border stuff with your Canadian accountant? Got reamed last year (3k+ bill) for a relatively simple income structure. In Texas for reference.
General commercial lit here. I don’t love my practice group, but do like the firm. I have a possible opportunity at another firm in their white collar group. I don’t have a lot of white collar experience, but I’m intrigued by this opportunity. Curious if anyone has done something similar or has thoughts - good or bad.
That feeling where people in your graduating class are making partner in v30 (not at Kirkland) and you’re still years away, and wondering how you’re even going to make it to next week.
Thoughts on pursuing an opportunity to permanently clerk for a federal judge? I’ve been told it’s a career limiting move…but would it be limiting in a good way?
Can litigation associates get remote roles?
What’s the point. Boomer partners had it so easy 25 years ago. They have no ideas of the stresses placed on those beneath them due to technology and exacerbated by the pandemic. Plugged into work 90% of the time. The Work product of a junior now is probably 3-4x that of a current partner as a junior back in the day. Just a rant from a place of despair about my future.
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