CSR now gives 10x for booking through the portal for hotels, but I’ve heard we won’t get Bonvoy points if we book through portal because it’s booked through 3rd party? Is that true? What about nights towards status?
I graduated with a marketing degree and had to take a job that could sponsor my visa. Now I'm 25 and thinking to go to portfolio school for AD. Any recommendations? Or career advice?
Anyone else chase certain platform or functional skills based solely on the potential to make better money than what you were originally doing only to find that you don’t enjoy the area much at all
Guys. Amex platinum vs Chase Sapphire Reserve? Amex is offering 60k bonus and chase is offering 50k
Editing my cv for FAANG strategy roles (specifically Google and Facebook). Any tips on what to emphasise? Mckinsey + IB background with LBS EMBA; South African so would need that visa sponsership.
Marcus by Goldman just sent me an email, the day after I funded my HYSA with them, to let me know they are dropping the rate from .6 to .5. This feels like a con. Anyone else have this happen? Might as well just bundle all my Amex accounts and switch to Amex HYSA since it is currently at .6
AM here, on our corporate AMex card who pays the yearly 115$ for the rewards points? Is this exoensed
Hi folks - Any recommendations for a good immigration lawyer? Looking for some guidance on my wife’s OPT/H4/EAD
I am H1B and I’ve started my GC process. my husband is also on H1B but won’t get his GC sponsored until his next job. What happens if he has started the GC process but by then his H1B had run out? Can he still work while it’s pending with an application for EAD? Can he work as H4 under my H1B till I get my GC issued?
Given the hot job market, do ya’ll desi fish get inundated with messages from recruiters on LinkedIn? Somehow I have not had even one reach out outside of some boutique firms. Wondering if we are being ignored because of the whole visa thing.
Trump mentioned signing a point based merit immigration system via executive order in next 2 weeks.. thoughts?
This is going to be my last week with the US firm (until 2 years). I don't want to leave :((( F you H1B visa
Does uber give you guys the option to use your amex points to pay in the app? That option never pops up for me so I had to buy an uber gift card w my points
Happy weekend everyone! Just got a verbal job offer and I wanted to understand how the H1B transfer works. 1) should I quit before transfer is confirmed or should I wait to confirm transfer? 2) are transfers ever denied? Thanks for your help!
Thoughts on accepting multiple offers to mitigate H1B transfer denial? I feel terrible doing it for ethical reasons but I am considering it for practical purposes. Would appreciate honest opinions. TIA!
Does every firm use corp Amex?
Refinancing my primary property as an investment and getting a 2.86% for 15 years. With Amex I am getting 2k back statement credit so my closing cost would be around 2500. Is that a good deal? My score 800+ with DTI way below the threshold. I only went to rocket mortgage and didn’t shop around yet
Best travel credit card with no foreign transaction fees? Wanting it for Europe. I already have Amex and discover but not sure how accepted they’ll be
Has anyone else also not worked out since WFH was mandated… so like for over a year? I’ve been constantly low energy for months and want to slowly get back in the habit since I think it will help. Problem is I don’t feel too comfortable going to a public gym just yet. Any suggestions?
I’ve been planning to resign next week but my manager has left on premature maternity leave. The level above is on vacation. What is the best way to go about this?
Do you believe in the idea that you should always be looking/applying for roles, even if you’re content where you’re at? If so, what’s the motivator behind it?
Rolling off for two weeks. Should I enjoy at the beach or find a new project considering it is December?
Can someone from Wipro help with the query. What is job level/band C3 Got a call from hr for an open role called IT RO ( RISK OFFICER) What is the salary slab for band C3 I have total 9 yoe with 6 years of core IT risk, compliance and audit experience.
Looking to buy a house (200-300k) in Houston to rent out even though I live in ATL. Trying to get my foot in the growing city. Good idea?
I’ve job offer and they’re starting with H1B transfer. I will be joining them after approval. current employer H1B/i94 both valid till 2021. I need to go to UK for 3wk for work from current employer..
How is tech consulting in big 4 different from other consulting firms like ibm, capgemini etc?
When NY was the epicenter for COVID-19 the rest of America shunned us and gave drivers a hard time in other states if our license plate was from NY. Now that NY actually flattened/reduced the curve, while the other states are a bumbling mess, can our governor Cuomo set a ban on all travelers coming in from other states? I would suggest a 14 day quarantine on all folks from outer states and a 30 day one for those from hot spot disaster states.
What is your opinion on GARP financial Risk Manager (FRM) certificate? I am considering taking it (as I am FS Risk Consulting), but I am not sure if it really carries benefits. Apparently it is quite a tough study. Is it worth the time or should I invest my time elsewhere? Also do you have learning material you are willing to share :D?
What are the best reasons to go full-time after freelancing? I started freelancing a month ago after I was laid off thinking it would just be temporary but I’m really enjoying it so far. My stress levels are lower and the money is better. I have a few full time opportunities in the mix and I’m trying to gauge if I should go back to full-time or stick with freelance. For those who have taken a full time gig after a successful freelance run, what did you base your decision on?
I’m miserable at my job but want to wait it out until I take an upcoming vacation in July. Is it stupid that I’m not looking for jobs when I’m completely bored, uninspiring and irritated everyday?
W hotel ceiling leaked all over my baggage drenching my business clothes. Need advice from experienced travelers on what to demand from management.
How do you respond to pushy HR people/ recruiters who ask your salary req in the first 5 mins?
Just withdrew right before my interviews with Amazon and Microsoft this week. Still remember the good old days when I used to worship em and ask everyone for a referral but now just happy with non-FAANG industry exit, significant bump and amazing WLF.
How does disclosing our disability status in job apps impact our chances of getting interviewed?
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