Raised a service request because case processing date has far passed my receipt date for i-131. Haven't gotten a response in the timeframe they said. Is there anything else I can do apart from trying to chat with a live agent? Been waiting on AOS, AP and EAD since Jan and may need to travel for work soon. If no action is taken night impact my job...
Hi ladies~ I am looking for recommendations on travel bags, like Lo & Sons OG bag. 🥰Thanks in advance!!! Oh and what are the best deals you’ve seen with Lo & Sons?
General musing - it seems like the vast majority of recs in here are for super expensive hotels and resorts (St Regis, etc). I work in consulting and make good money but can’t fathom spending $600+ a night on a hotel. Am I really in the minority or is it just that ppl staying at the Ritz want to show off?
I’ll be traveling internationally on Delta with 3 pcs of checked luggage (free because I’m platinum) One of them weighs >50lbs. Will they waive the overweight baggage fee if I ask nicely?
Do Bonvoy points always expire after 12 months, regardless of what tier you make? Coming off of IHG and those did not expire at EOY.
People have been poo pooing going to Hawaii due to lack of reservations for activities and poor service due to understaffing. I have a Maui trip planned in Sept and I'm thinking about putting it off. Is it that bad? I'm staying at the Ritz.
Best Marriott properties in Chattanooga (maybe Nashville)? Looking to use some free nights and upgrades.
We have a trip to Miami planned in two weeks. Just saw that Florida is averaging 20,000 cases day of mostly the delta variant. Super bummed as we’re both vaccinated and hopefully was going to get away, but looks like we may have to change plans. 😭
Looking to get a new credit card. Is chase sapphire the best out there for cashback/benefits?
A good indicator of a bad day is drinking Sutter Home from the Hilton Garden Inn pantry.
Travel recommendations for mid-august within 3 hours of Northern NJ (Chatham) for a couple and a bengal cat? Looking to decompress in a relaxing and scenic setting before starting at a new firm, budget ideally under $1500.
Does anyone else get covid guilt? I met friends for a vacation this past weekend. We are all vaccinated and wore masks in Ubers and until we were seated at restaurants and bars. I just can’t help but feel guilty and worried that we were irresponsible as the delta variant surges.
HILTON just sent out an email saying they’d adjust the points required for elite status qualifications once the situation is assessed by the team. And reservations can be changed without any fees CONT
Getting together for a weekend with 7 other high school friends in Denver in early November. Looking at Westin downtown, Renaissance and Hyatt. Any recommendations for night life and hotel in Denver?
Does anyone else think the Delta variant will lead to shutdowns and layoffs again? I want to leave my job but fear being the first to get the chop if March 2020 repeats itself. Should I just jump ship already? If it helps, I’m not in travel PR.
Do any of the top consulting firms have analytics roles (preferably not super technical) that don’t require weekly travel?
Moving to NYC from Europe. Gonna make 170-180k pre Bonus. My partner is a student in NYC. How much rent can I afford in the city if I want to still have a fun life. My partner can chip in 1.5 to 2k per month.
Anyone from big4 has experience in having its H1b transfer filed within a week after accepting the offer?
Hi all, Anybody from Deloitte who works on qliksense. I have an interview scheduled soon, so wanted to know what type of questions are asked. Thanks in advance.
Does anyone have both Marriott credit cards (Amex and chase) ? I already have the chase and like getting the free night award for just a $95 annual fee. The Amex 125k point offer seems good, wonder if I should get both or if that’s too much for me.
Exited to industry in May and already looking to leave. However the other person I'm working with is going for maternity leave soon. We are working together as PMO for a huge transformation project and I technically can't leave until she is back because there is no one else to step in.... I feel like it's not ethical to leave them now but i can't take it anymore. They rushed me to join them and I didn't know that was because she was leaving soon.. :( What are your thoughts ?
Role open on my old team. DM me if interested.
I’ve been a Software Developer at FedEx for over 3 years, making 75k plus a small bonus of ~$6k. I’m fine with the lower salary because of the great work/life balance, but seeing how much others are making at similar companies makes me think I’m getting ripped off. I’d like to be making six figures, but am worried about work/life balance if I leave FedEx. Thoughts?
Evaluating an offer from a series a startup - base is $160k and equity is about half of that or .15% of the company today. It’s a huge step down for me in total comp (~65k less than what I make today) but I think company has a good chance of success. How can I negotiate more equity?
What's the worst expense horror stories you've heard? I've read enough about getting away w/ expensing stuff you shouldn't. But I am curious about the other outcomes.
Preping for an interview for MBB. I never know how to prepare for the “tell me about a time you failed” q. Can anyone offer best way to approach this and perhaps an example?
Which party is more fascist? If definition is strong central control of society, culture, and private enterprise? Know we typically define it as right leaning but sounds like today’s left, no?
Hi there, any referral available for a recent graduate data science/Machine Learning engineer role. I have an experience of 1.5 years in data cleaning, analysis and preparation, SQL, Python and ML Modelling with work n exp in Azure as well. Also, one more thing, should I look for switching right now or not!! You guys are much more experienced and i will get genuine help so please help me with this dilemma!! Thanks! :)
Changin Delta flight to tonight. No point in even going to the airport if you have not left home yet!
Anyone here joined a startup as their first analytics person? Recently interviewed for a startup and it sounds like they don’t have their data pipelines in place. Worried that if I jump over as the analytics person, then I might not have the technical chops to build out the pipeline and overall infrastructure. My background is in BI and analytics
Therapist helping me ground after an emotional trigger: Can you tell me something you can feel about your body right now? How about the air from the fan, or the feeling of the chair against your back *Baby gives a full soccer kick directly on my cervix* Me: I've got one
How is the culture at Baker Tilly? I’ve seen a lot job postings there lately. Baker Tilly
I share an air conditioning unit with the classroom next door, and the other teacher controls it. I am always freezing!
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