114 posts categorized "Money/Power"

Senior Associates Left Out of Salary Boom

That big salary hike is largely for the young. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 2:05 PM on June 24, 2016 in Money/Power | Comments (0)

White Female Privilege

Study finds economic status determines whether women stick with jobs. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 2:34 PM on June 20, 2016 in Home/Work, Money/Power, Women | Comments (0)

Your Boss Thinks You're Too Sexy

It's his problem, but guess who pays the price? Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:15 AM on May 26, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (2)

David Boies Has a Thing for The Good Wife

The super lawyer makes a star turn. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 6:39 AM on May 10, 2016 in Alternative Careers/Straying Off Track, Money/Power | Comments (0)

Nice Bosses Do No Better (or Worse) Than Nasty Ones

Employees will leave anyway, so why bother being pleasant? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:08 AM on May 2, 2016 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power | Comments (0)

News/Gossip: Slaughter and May's Lady Problem; DLA's Naughty Partner; Bernie's KoolAid

Time for another fun session of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 3:53 PM on April 27, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (1)

Law Schools that Feed Big Law Partnerships

Are Fordham, BC and other not-so-elite law schools beating higher-ranked schools on the partnership front? Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:04 PM on April 24, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power | Comments (1)

What's Everyone Hiding in the Dershowitz Case?

The feathers are flying—again—in Alan Dershowitz case. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:07 AM on April 15, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Previous Posts on Alan Dershowitz

Did you missed our previous coverage about Alan Dershowitz? Well, here they are. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 5:01 PM on April 13, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Did Dershowitz Shell Out Big Bucks to Get Settlement in Sex Case?

Dershowitz's opposing counsel throws down the gauntlet: We'll waive the confidentiality agreement. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:28 PM on April 12, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

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Vivia Chen

Vivia Chen, The Careerist's chief blogger, has been covering the business and culture of law firms for a decade. A former corporate lawyer, Chen is fascinated by those who thrive (as well as those who don't) in the legal profession. Her take: Success in the law (and life) doesn't always travel a linear path. If you have topics you'd like to discuss or information to share, contact her: VChen@alm.com

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