I need to travel to India for my sisters wedding in November. I also need to get H1B stamping done for first time. In India only emergency appointments are available. What should I do?
With Michael Thomas out, who would you replace him with in a PPR league today, TY Hilton or Emmanuel Sanders? Like Sanders but worried about Brees after 4 weeks off.
Any tips for consultants who worked prior to Covid on working out/diet to stay healthy while traveling? Was hired during Covid so wanna be prepared for when travel starts.
Please DM me if you are looking on selling Marriott points. I am short on points for a vacation
Boston folks who travel, how long before take off do you get to the airport? I have to fly out of Logan Wednesday at 7:45 and my parents (MA locals) are telling me to get to Logan at 5AM. I find it hard to believe I need almost two hours to go through security.
Does anyone know how I can speak with someone more senior at SPG? The customer service I’ve encountered is completely unacceptable and I’m tired of being put on hold for 20 minutes with no solution
Thinking about buying a house/condo. Single here. I have about $70K in savings and stocks combined. $110K in 401K, no outstanding loans and credit card balances. I am comfortable paying up to $1800/month for mortgage. Looking for suggestions on my readiness to become a home owner.
Just got engaged and starting wedding planning. Do you get Marriott points for hotel blocks? And has anyone done group travel through Delta so guests can get discounted flights? Any other tricks?
Does the amount of "Breakthrough Cases" rising among those fully vaccinated make anyone... wonder? Now there's a "Delta+" variant? Now they are saying "No vaccine is 100% effective so this is to be expected"? As if we're just suppose to shrug our shoulders after they have been pressuring everyone to get the vaccine? I'm fully vaxed but I can't help but wonder... this is what the Anti-Vaxers have been warning and saying the whole time and it's making me second guess which side I'm on...
Looking for a last minute trip for the July 4th week using AA miles and SPG points. Any ideas? Thinking Florida, Mexico or Grand Caymans
Best SPG property to stay in London?
What is right mortgage rate strategy for first time homebuyer - 2.6% with 1.5k lender credit or 2.5 with 1.8k points fee fee. I am leaning towards 2.5 with assumption that I will be able to refinance in future with 2.4 when rates go down further. What would be your choice
1500 points shy of Southwest A-List preferred. Any tips on how to get those without going on a flight?
How does Deloitte corporate Amex work? Am I expected to use it for all travel? Or can I book hotels etc on personal and expense them later. If it matters, I am joining FDD practice
I feel so hopeless. All my friends are leaving Deloitte and I am still stuck here. I would like to exit to industry, but all the offers I receive are way too low, especially compared to the huge salary increases I see people here get. Where should I be looking as a strategy consultant with 3 YOE wanting a remote position?
Traveling to Toronto mid March. Looking for a job. I primary have skills handling Client relationship as an IT Delivery / Program Manager. Any leads would be appreciated.
Had an intern whom I could not recommend for hire. She didn’t report to me directly so I never gave her feedback directly. She just asked if she can list me as a reference How would you respond?
Is a Senior Manager at IBM comparable to a Senior Manager at B4/ MBB, in terms of responsibility, expertise, etc?
We all know about EY’s egregious lunch policy that makes no sense. Wanted to hear about other expense policies at other firms! Anyone really like their expense policy? What would you change?
anyone hiring a strategy intern/ jr?
I have a standing offer with Accenture (AFS). Due to coronavirus, the recruiter told me they are pausing staffing of external people like myself while they take care of internal people on the bench. My recruiter said he would touch base monthly during covid, but usually I’m the one to reach out to him. We haven’t spoken since mid March, so should I reach out? I totally understand if they’re still in the same position as before and nothing changed since mid March in terms of hiring.
What’s general turnaround time from final candidate interview to decision / offer? Friend I referred for a SD role has gone through the process (2 Partner interviews, 1 SD interview) with the last interview occurring about two weeks ago. She hasn’t heard anything from HR and HR hasn’t responded to her emails asking on status. Not sure if that’s par for the course or an indication she got dinged.
McK folks - How often do you get good feedback? I've been talking to McK and they seem really big on feedback culture at McK. What's the best piece of feedback you've got until now ?
Out of curiosity why is KPMG consistently made fun of and considered the worst of the big 4? I've been here a year and love working here, the people and work make me happy to come in everyday
About to start working in process assurance at PwC. Will I mainly be in the office or client? Compared to core assurance where I basically always at the client. Thanks!
SPG recommendations near PWC office in NYC?
I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
Anyone have a prior infection and then feel worse after the vaccine? I did j&j 5 days ago as a “booster” (rode natural antibodies) and have been having weird mild chest pains and dizzy / light headed since then. I felt awful the day after the jab (worse than my worst day when I had covid) and figured once that went away I would be fine but the chest pain and dizziness hasn’t gone away.
Why does everyone put Tech / FAANG on such a pedestal, claiming it’s better than MBB. Sure, the comp and WLB may be better, but you won’t be doing as meaningful and impactful work e.g. Govt Covid response, Gates foundation projects, industry defining projects in the space of a few months etc
Anyone interviewed with Facebook, ideally for Product roles? Have an initial interview, want to understand how best to prepare. Thanks! Facebook
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