Why did Deloitte’s federal practice have layoffs? Given that the clients are large government entities. I can understand it happening in commercial but federal makes no sense
Lowe's I am selected in Lowe's India as an Associate Software Engineer, I am currently serving my notice periodin current organisation. Shall I consider joining lowe's india, considering current layoff and recession going on in market?
Something’s been weighing on my mind. I messed up in a steering committee & tripped infront of the Sr. Client Stakeholders. I made a few other mistakes and was rolled off by my manager (SM) b/c I sucked and it was a higher burn engagement he needed a stronger BA. Now I find out he might’ve been laid off and I can’t help but to think it was my fault. We never really talked after this engagement but I feel like it’s my clumsiness that him fired and it makes me feel guilty and give a me anxiety.
Curious, does anyone have experience negotiating severance upfront with their compensation package? 👀 I work in media & entertainment, so with all these m&a going on, I'd rather have this conversation while it's still the honeymoon phase.
Still looking for work 2 1/2 years later. I was laid off when Covid hit as a Director of food and beverage in West Hollywood /Beverly Hills, relocated to Omaha Nebraska with the same organization to open a property. Laid off after the opening. I’ve been doing Task Force work since. Looking at vice president or Director roles hotels/restaurant companies! I have applied everywhere, nothing but ghosting treated disrespectfully, offered horrible salaries or told positions on hold. Need a Job
I think I'm being laid off in about an hour
Do you guys in IFS feel our positions are secure compared to client facing? How at risk are we for layoffs?
And, the layoffs begin.
Three friends included in the Anomaly chopping block.
Seven consultant friends with cancelled projects this month and the “foreseeable future until the virus is contained.”
I was diagnosed with ADHD at the age of 12. My family did not opt to put me on medication. I illegally discovered Adderall in college. Worked incredible. Got diagnosed after college & after having been fired from my first job. Passed the CPA exams on Adderall. Went off of it again. I do everything well at my job except for attention to detail within my excel files & emails. Will taking ADHD medication really fix this? Does anyone else have this issue and was it resolved by taking medication?
Hello everyone! I was recently laid off from my position as a Senior SE due to downsizing. I am now in a market for a new and exciting opportunity.
Alittle background for context. I have 5 years of experience as an SE selling to both mid market and Large enterprise across different verticals. My career has been spent with some of the largest ERP and tech companies in the world but I am open to any opportunity.
If you know of any opportunities please reach out. Thank you all for any help
Hi! I’m a senior graphic designer newly laid off looking for a new in-house creative position. Let me know, thanks
A reminder to all: we are going through very difficult times. Please help someone who has gotten laid off if you can!
Anyone concerned about the alleged “stealth” layoffs? Wondering which firms are doing this…
Currently looking to get back into the Job Market after a layoff in May. I have Been consulting on temp basic but looking to get back into employment full time. I have about 20 years of experience in Technology Infrastructure, Security, Cloud, and Fintech solutions. Any pointers will be welcome. I am seeking, remote, and location-based Jobs. I am open to working in the African Region or in the United States (I don't require any visa assistance)
I was affected by layoffs about a month ago and urgently looking for a good immigration lawyer. The lawyer should be experienced in handling this 60 day grace period situation and developing alternate strategies - such as change of status to B1/B2 or applying to jobs from India. There is a lot of noise and wrong information going in the market so looking for good recommendations.
I have very little time left for my grace period to end and need a consultation soon. Thanks
Robinhood seems plagued with tech issues. I'm considering pulling out my money but that seems extreme. I just don't want to be at the mercy of the platform.
Any of your firms do virtual gifts or corporate appreciation for your teams? We want to do something for our hard working team that is spread out over the nation but not make it an event where we’re stuck doing over zoom. Ideally something like wine delivery just to show appreciation
Anyone have experience with Untangle firewall? Looking to replace a Sonicwall NSA2600 at a 100-person engineering firm. Using mostly the basic features, no deep traffic inspection. But need solid VPN performance for remote desktop. Also considering Cisco Meraki, any other suggestions?
Anyone here work for or know of anyone at Francisco’s investment team? How’re the carry checks looking on those software investments 😱
Any tips on getting into Capital One?
Sharing opportunity if anyone's interested https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3284851248
Had a call with Financial advisor and according to him, I am not diversified. I am in VTI. Per him indexes are all time high but in reality it’s just few stocks holding the fort and markets are loosing steam to go down or flat for next few years. Asked me to add international fund and small cap value. Any thoughts?
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Go for the Omega Seamaster 300 Master Chronometer or stick it out and wait for a Rolex Submariner? Watch is for New Job / First Home milestone
How do people lose their Chief status?
HM is debating between choosing an existing Googler and myself to fill the open role. HM said we are practically the same in terms of YOE and background. What can I say to the HM to gain the edge? L5 IXD Bay Area
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Are there any recruiters for in house positions in this bowl? I’m a third year data privacy associate at a midsize firm and I’m looking to work somewhere that does a lot of consumer marketing (likely a retail brand?). PM me if you’ve got some leads you’d be willing to share! TIA.
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Sitting here think, “why are all of these college football coaches taking jobs that don’t seem any better than the ones they already have, and in some cases, are definitely worse?” Then I realized that they are just lateraling, and probably doing so for the same reason I am. Money. I probably won’t get a blank check like Lincoln Riley, but one can dream.
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What do you look for in employment agreements when reviewing and revising pre-SPAC? Any ideas? First run at it
Wonder what the back office (accounting; treasury; marketing) at biglaw firms think of attorneys. I always see bro-type people who are my age, but I always wonder what they think of associates.
Any intel on Goodwin? Thinking about Goodwinning to Goodwin. I’m Goodwin about Goodwin balance in Goodwin. Goodwin Goodwin.
What is considered “regional big law”?
Incoming summer associates: Use your critical thinking skills during your summer.
Do the associates seem genuinely happy, or just hiding enormous stress and tiredness behind a facade? Are partners genuinely nice people or just viewing people around them as meat for their money-grinder?
I summered, but was one of few people I have heard of who turned down their offer.
At first, I thought I was crazy, but now, three years later, I feel very happy.
What do you do to keep hours stable in corporate practice/ ECVC?
Just joined a new firm 3 months ago. Old firm had no billable requirements. 1950 bonus target and have been doing 140-150 each month. I don’t want to ask for too much work but also concerned not hitting hours… any tips?
Has anyone been successful in negotiating a jump in class year one-year in as a lateral? I dropped a class year to lateral to a V5 firm but end up with the same responsibility as someone a year or 2 above me.
How do you ask/negotiate for a signing bonus?
Has anyone here made the move from NY to a London based law firm or London offices of U.S. Firms? What has your experience been like? Did you firm offer a COLA?
Has anyone lateraled and felt like they started off on the wrong foot but then improved their reputation? I’m in lit. and got staffed on a a few complicated, high stakes cases that were far along & I was spread too think (~250 hours my first real month at the firm). I didn’t do anything wrong per se but got some negative feedback on my briefs which I perceived to be more “style” than anything else, but I feel like they have now made up their mind on me. Never had negative feedback before!
Anyone else still slow in M&A?
How do I deal with a super intense senior associate that is making life difficult? This associate sees no difference between 11 AM and 11 PM, weekend or weekday. They will text me on my personal cell instead of emailing, insist on long zoom calls during which they insist on turning camera on, won’t review anything I send them unless it’s on a zoom call (yes, that is crazy and not the norm at my firm), and is not a good team player (something good? He did it! bad? You did it)! What do I do?
Any one know how ip lit is at MoFo Los Angeles?
Friends, I’m 25, entering my third year in MBB, and I’m so burnt out (I’ve averaged close to 80 hours / week since joining and hate the culture). I’ve always had a passion for public interest law, have worked at an impact litigation firm, and am convinced that going to law school is the answer. I’m afraid that without a big scholarship, I’ll land in big law to pay off loans and will be in the same situation I’m in now (with 100k+ debt). Any advice? Thank you!
I have roughly $150k in student loans, but I plan to get a government job and have the loans forgiven under PSLF after my stint in biglaw. I want to put a huge down payment on a really nice house so that when I quit, the monthly payments are low. Does it make sense to save my money for the house, or would you recommend still paying as much as I can towards student loans? (28, never owned a house and not good with understanding finances). Thanks for advice in advance!
Hi boys & girls!
Joined a big firm (Big4) not long a go and starting to feel like I got a good grip on my current work.
I've always been very technical, so I think that the only thing I am missing now is making sales. (I really wanna make partner)
Can any seasoned lawyer share tips and materials (i.e. books) which can help?
Would it be a good idea to join a Social Club where potential clients spend time? (gym/tennis/paddel/events)
Any advice welcome!
How long is it before you can submit to a firm independently or with a new recruiter? 6 months?
Are there non-billable hours targets (ie. business development, professional development, firm committees) for associates in big law on top of the billable targets/requirements?
For those that have purchased homes - how much did you pay, what’s your monthly payment and what year are you? Does your spouse contribute income?
2nd year Australian Banking lawyer. I hate the practice area and being in a law firm but have an opportunity to move to Levfin in NYC. Should I just do it?
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