Heads up for TSA precheck lady with a power trip in AA terminal in ORD. Made me check a bag that fit in the bin and that I flew with 130 times last year
Have an offer for $110K pre-tax in consulting and have the option to choose between Boston, DC, Seattle, and San Francisco. I prefer East Coast but which cities would allow me to save the most versus the least? Trying to understand cost of living in these cities, 27M Single, just FYI.
Should I fly American or Virgin from BOS to London next month? Timing and price are all the same. No status on either airline so I’m in economy. ✈️✈️✈️✈️✈️
Spotted in PHX #yolo
Looking for exit as data analyst/data engineer in a tech company in the DFW area. Anyone has any insights
DCA airport. Thank god for my tsa pre-check. I have been diamond for three years. Now I am gold; Other than silver, I feel like a plebian. Thoughts?
#3/31 on the upgrade list for ORD-DFW, 2 upgraded. Can't win them all, I guess #firstworldproblems
Being asked by United to switch to a different flight for a travel voucher or miles. They want me to bid for one of the options. I can take the flight 5hrs later. How much should I bid? IAD to DTW
Anyone else delayed at LGA? Sky club meet up!
What on earth is going on with CLT today...
Has anyone stayed at the Courtyard San Juan Miramar in Puerto Rico? If so, how did you like it?
@DTW All gates holding off on boarding due to "some security issue". Anyone else around the airport know what the issue is?
I’m sure this has been asked 100 times before but newbie here. Looking for a recommendation on which airline to use as preferred for points/status/etc... ideally flying out of DCA.
Finally got into Chicago after a bunch of delays in SFO, and my uber driver missed exit and the trip is now 20 minutes longer due to rerouting :(
What’s a normal rule of thumb for how much to spend on rent in a high COL area eg BOS, NYC, SF. Of course the percentage would be different if you’re making say 100k versus 300k
Is 120k an acceptable salary for Dallas, Texas? I’m taking a pay cut to move there from San Francisco
Hey ATL fish! Anyone involved with any cool volunteer orgs? I’m looking for one to join so if you know of any good ones please comment below! Thanks!
McKinsey people a few weeks ago: “Sorry, I can’t refer you because it would dilute my network quality and I won’t even take the time to get to know you.” McKinsey people now: “Take my referral and apply now!” What a difference $5k makes.
I’m planning to buy the study materials for the SHRM-CP certificate through Amazon. What are the best ones to obtain?
Is it common for firms to offer part-time? Difference between associates and partners? How do the hours and pay compare to regular hours and pay (do you actually work less, or does your team need help so you end up working basically full time for less compensation)?
People who have the Amex platinum - how did you use the airfare credit? Preferred airline is UA and I don’t want to lose the credit at the end of December. No other trips planned until next year.
Can someone travel to US with a stamped Canadian Student Visa? My brother is moving to Canada for studying and I'd like for him to have a 1-2 week pitstop in US. US consulate shows temporarily closed for a B1/B2 visa. Appreciate any inputs from fellow desi bowl members.
How do you raise an exit request at Accenture apart from email, is there an exit portal where you submit the request ?
Have you dated a man with a child? What are healthy boundaries between your S/O and the mother of his baby? I want to be understanding but a part of me knows that there will always be something “more”
Anyone know the implications of having a side tax business while at a big 4? I have done returns in the past but setup an entity for liability protection. If I report it will there be an issue?
Maybe this is unfashionable... but I'm feeling ok around Trump and his Economic Immigration ideas. For real Consulting anyway - it just means closer scrutiny (which we shouldn't be afraid of) (cont)
Thinking of moving family to the Big Apple. What's a good base salary for an ACD level in NY? I'm sure rent/house payment and schools will kill most of the funds, but need an idea for reference.🖖
How do I leave GPS consulting to commercial industry or commercial consulting? Is MBA necessary or can you just apply and get in? Do commercial recruiters look down on GPS experience?
Lots of us are skilled at delivery but most sales books seem to focus on the pitch and closing... What are your best resources for learning to develop and nurture strong, lasting client relationships?
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
Question re: salary for corporate boutique in expensive market (CA). 2000+ hours, big financings and M&A. Former big firm partners, nice, but demanding. Billed 2400+. Ok to ask 85-90% of biglaw comp?
With hotels and airlines struggling, do people think credit card travel perks/bonus points/reward systems will change post pandemic? Additionally, does anyone have and is satisfied with the amex hilton aspire card? Thinking of adding this to the wallet once travel opens up.
Have a call scheduled with a big 4 recruiter for a role in the finance transformation group. Any suggestions on how I could go about preparing for this call? Also if anyone out there is currently in one of the finance transformation groups and is willing to have a quick call please let me know!
Has anyone gotten approved for Delta’s Reclaim My Status program? What documentation did you provide?
Anyone works in North Highland consulting who can provide some insight about company culture and work environment
What are the core skills a Director of Supply Chain should have? I often find myself advicing and helping them do their job, so I feel like I am more than qualified to succeed in that kind of role. But I am looking for an alternate pov in case I am overestimating myself
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