Gave up an aisle seat on a later flight to get on an earlier flight. Now have a middle seat which is being encroached on by a larger person than I smells like pee and my bag is 5 rows behind me.
Thoughts on aluminum luggage? Looking at the Arlo Skye carry on in black aluminum. Since im federal this would be mainly for personal travel if that makes a difference.
Anyone have any Eastern European travel experience/tips? Thinking about a two week-ish trip to Croatia, Greece, and possibly Budapest. Late May/ Early June and we're all 23/24 years old. Thanks!
P (m) favors one SM (m) and they clearly go out of there way to have lavish dinners, travel to cities a day earlier together when not necessary avoiding families, do I say anything, awkward! help!
If you travel by AA all the time and DFW, Austin, SFO are the frequent travel cities is Citi AAdvantage card better than the AmEX platinum card for lounge access ?
Thinking of either Belize or Costa Rica late fall this year. Any recommendations? In particular would like to hear about Marriott hotels and off-property excisions in both countries. Thanks!
I’ll lose my United status end of this year. Maybe time to rethink alliances. What’s the best from NYC? Availability, miles, award travel, upgrades, alliance to Europe, etc.
Experiences with ambassador status at Marriott? Are they actually helpful? Do they actually do anything? How to get the most out of it?
Have a $7k purchase coming up I’d like to put on a CC for the points. Very frugal and hate annual fees but I want to make the most of the purchase. What credit card should I get?
Has anyone used AA miles to book a flight to India? Planning to go to chennai this winter for H1 stamping. Any suggestions or advice in terms of travel dates/ airline/stops is welcome.
Good doggy day care around midtown area? My SO goes to GTech and I'm about to switch to some M-Th travel.
Going through a severely isolating/depressive episode, I’m actually grateful that I travel every week because I get out of the apartment for at least 4 days. Don’t know how long I’ll keep this up.
Anyone else feel broke? Wife and I collectively make ~250k, are debt free and save to our 401k's. neither come from wealthy families. Both don't drink or eat out much. Or have expensive shopping...
Desi Consultants!! - who all are thinking of hiring Sima Taparia (after watching Indian matchmaking on Netflix) for finding your future significant other?
What is the worst experience you’ve ever had with Uber/ Lyft? I just got dropped off on the side of the freeway (near an exit thankfully) in the rain, on the way to the airport. Because (contd)
Struggling to find a printer/scanner for my home office for under $200 with more than a 3.5 star rating. Recommendations?
KPMG 🐠, if I was submitted as a referral, do I then need to apply for the role on the experienced hire page? The automatic email from KPMGs referral program is confusing.
Are there benefits to staying at a consulting firm for more than a year if the exit opportunities offer more? Analytics consultant here, looking to be earning about 90k next year. I think I could make 120k in industry, but I could probably exit closer to 160 in about 5 years. Am I foolish for thinking it’d be better to stay given the learning opportunities?
Guys I’d appreciate your perspectives on this: how big of an asshole am I for staying in the interview process for a few interesting opportunities despite having received an offer from one of my top choices (80% chance will accept). I’m a first year recruiting for summer 2021 internships FYI.
I really like the work done in consulting, but am not interested in the selling/relationship building process required of higher levels in this job. At what level should I plan to exit consulting if I want to stay as long as possible without my job becoming chasing work to sell? Currently a second year Associate (out of undergrad). I’m guessing I should exit 1-2 years after reaching Manager level?...
Remember the big 4 consultant who got screwed because he expensed reloading his starbucks card? What was the verdict on that? Is that allowed
I would only do an MBA if it’s fully sponsored, that being said has anyone had luck with any of the minority sponsorship programs?
Hi All, with WFH I have time to work on myself & deal with my childhood trauma/emotional abuse etc. My symptoms are too mild to be covered by insurance or EAP. Any recs on good affordable therapists?
Those who want to join FAANG: don’t you think that the upward mobility is limited? Thousands of super ambitious MBB background people with top credentials joined these firms over the last decade.
Marriott or SPG in 2018? I have 25 nights rolling over from Marriott, so either is 50 to platinum. What do you think?
AppSec consultants - if you’ve been laid off or looking for work, we are hiring. No1 in AppSec. DM me.
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.