PSA: With few, if any, exceptions, travel loyalty programs are not going to bump you up if you fall short of spend, miles, nights, etc. at year end.
I have a corporate flight credit set to expire soon and no upcoming client travel this year that I know of.. am I allowed to use it?
How is PwC's expense policy? Breakfast/lunch/dinner allowances? Phone allowance? Hotel options?
Courtyard marriott Atlantic city tells me breakfast isn't complimentary. Platinum here. Marriott website says courtyard offers daily credit OR breakfast. Anyone else experience this?
Anyone gong to change their hotel habits? http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-and-worst-hotels-for-cashing-in-rewards-points-1475686457?mod=social_content_enginlife
Does anyone feel they have no time for themselves with all the travel and long hours? I can’t even remember the last time I had a hobby or time to be my own person. Am I doing something wrong??
Which is the best airline program to align with? I’m going to start traveling again post pandemic and debating on which airline to go all in on (or should I divide and conquer?). I’m assuming 1 of the big 3 (AA, Delta, United) is the answer? What I have: AA Platinum thanks to BCG perk but can get United or Delta to match. Also have Southwest companion pass but that’s expiring this year. Currently live in Chicago if that matters.
Recommendations for a good credit card to open if I’m planning to have a couple big purchases (planning a wedding) in the next few months? I already have the Chase Sapphire Preferred but not much else.
If I purposely miss a flight. Can I still request to get the skymiles associated since I did in fact pay for the ticket?
I need 20k miles to get AA plat pro status. Planning to go to southeast asia in the fall. $600 for non AA round trip flight or $1100 for AA flight. Is the extra $500 worth it?
Any Deloitte projects / work based out of Chicago. Tech program manager here. Anyone willing to refer :) Not willing to travel
Anyone from US who went to / or planning to go to India for their H1B stamping soon? Would be great to know if anyone got their stamping done this year. Have got my appointments for March but still thinking whether it would be safe to travel.
Anyone successfully paid their car off with a credit card by buying visa debit gift cards and doing so over the phone with auto finance dept? I’m looking into this cuz staples has a no fee promotion on $200 debit cards but run into a hiccup if I can’t merge a bunch onto one card so I only pay the $4 pay by phone fee once. Any advice?
@Hotel Shuttle Driver: I do not want to engage in chit chat at 5 am. Please stop talking and just take me to the airport. #silenceisgolden
Anyone has extra to be expired United plus points willing to share? I can try to reimburse you with some case/gift card?
Ohhhhh Thursday Flight Day!
Does anyone know someone that lives the consultant travel life, out of a van? I’d love to be able to bike and ski non-stop on the weekends
I’ve had a few friends die tragically in the last couple months - only one being COVID-related. I’ve been dealing with lots of grief and I’m trying out BetterHelp to talk through some stuff. Haven’t had an appointment yet, but I set my account up using my firm laptop and now I feel like that was really dumb. Am I an idiot?
Hi there 👋🏽Any plant moms on this platform? I'm a recent 🪴 M💚M and I just wanted to share a few of my babies; my happy place!
Just had a call with another firm. They told me they don’t really have a position open where I was hoping but told me their “methods” team has some openings and encouraged me to apply. Can any of you tell me what this is?
What's ballpark signing bonus for a Manager at Accenture's Data Analytics consulting group? No MBA/MS, 9 YOE?
New moms of New York! Do you know if the maternity leave from NY state goes concurrently with FMLA and ST disability leave or one after another?
Anyone here succeed in adding non traditional things to an offer letter during negotiation? Like a the company paying for a certification? Looking to get a PROSCI cert but want it paid for in addition to a bonus
Thoughts on jumping to Bain Capability Network as a Project Manager? Will more than likely hit Manager next year @ Accenture, but am having a hard time weighing the options as BCN is not partner track
I hate using Microsoft Teams.
I thought he was screaming for the liberation of states? https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/494231-trump-i-disagree-strongly-over-ga-governors-decision-to-reopen-economy
Looking for guidance regarding my situation. 20+ years in marketing/graphic design and 1+ years at current employer who recruited me. I was offered $70k (which was my salary at the time) and told that was their top end for my position. I was nervous to negotiate because I NEEDED out of my previous job (zero flexibility during covid) and I didn’t want to do anything to scare them off. I took the role of Marketing Multimedia Spec. (previous title was Sr. Marketing Spec.) and the $70k. Continued…
Starting a new job in a few weeks. I have a downtime in between and have started growing a beard. I interviewed without one, would it be weird to go in day 1 with a beard? It’s going to be short and tidy and right before Movember if that helps the case.
Pros / Cons of including spouse in loan (joint ) vs going solo ? Assume both have good credit score and almost equal salaries.
What interview questions have you gotten for in house interviews that were more behavioral in nature? About to interview for an in house role and have only worked in law firms and trying to prepare for more fit-based questions that could be asked by a corporate employer. Thanks!
Anyone here from Chicago Deloitte HC? Any thoughts on culture, project type, etc. would be much appreciated.
3.5B people have now gotten the shot worldwide. It’s honestly an incredible achievement to already be halfway there considering where the world was just a short couple months ago. Getting closer and closer to ending this nightmare every day!
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