First time getting on a travel project. What should I sign up for to maximize my potential points. Credit Cards, Airlines, etc Any recommendations and tips/inside scoop on best perks or procedures?
Hey 🐠, in the pre-COVID world, were most of your projects based in London? If not, where did you travel for work?
Perks of growing up poor. I find I am not attracted to or mirror a lot of the expensive behaviors/ habits like most of my consulting friends. Perfectly happy staying at a Marriott or la fitness, I don’t have that desire to always stay at the Ritz Carlton or be an equinox member.
United has savor business class seats 1 way for 80000 points. I hear you can stop over on leg of one way in the same region and stay as long as you like..anyone do this? If so where? #HoneymoonHelp :)
Anyone score awesome flight deals on Cyber Monday? Seeing some decent options on Alaska Airlines and Qatar Airways.
The delta variant has me wanting to use all my pto now in case the world goes back into lockdown mode again
How long is too long before meeting an SO’s parents? We’ve been together a little over 2.5 years and I still haven’t met them. Part of it is because they’re in India and we’re in the US and covid travel bans won’t allow it, but they have suggested FaceTime and my SO refuses. I think he wants to make sure it goes well but given our trip was planned December 2020 and won’t happen anytime soon, shouldn’t I at least meet them virtually? Am I reading into it too much?
Really struggling today. Consulting is so lonely. Random hookups are fun and plentiful but afterwards, I just get more lonely alone in my hotel room. How does everyone deal with constantly being alone
Hi Fishes. I am a 2013 batch IIM grad working in Kuwait. I am moving back to India for personal reasons. What would be the range of salary to consider? ( Don’t want to know the data points at extreme end)
What do you guys use Dosh app for most? How do you earn max cash back points? I did not find it very interesting
I am starting right a bit uneasy to work from home. It was nice in the beginning-no travel, more time saved from commute, no need to put on makeup everyday, etc. Now the lack of social interactions is really weighing on me :( anyone share the feelings?
Left my wallet on delta flight. It's been 4 days and no word. Anyone have a tip on how to get it back?
Marriott people - make sure you brush up on your elite member guarantees: just got $200 for not being offered a welcome gift or an alternative to the lounge being closed https://www.marriott.com/loyalty/member-benefits/guarantee.mi
Can I travel internationally, with my old (unexpired) H1B, and my approved I-797? Visa has the name of my ex employer, but is valid for another year. Contd..
What are the best type of points to include when updating your resume from an account perspective?
Anyone know what the culture is like at Dalberg? How about the travel. Looking at associate partner role.
I get that we cannot/should not remain in Afghanistan indefinitely, but this withdrawal debacle definitely points to a serious lack of coordination and planning. It’s been 20 years!!
Hyatt messed up and as a result offered me points for the inconvenience; that was two weeks ago, and I haven't seen the points being added to my account yet. How long should I wait before I follow up?
Roth va 401k investments. Which is better?
Can anyone describe what the Project Management roles (the internal HR roles, not client facing consultant PMO roles) responsibilities are like? Someone reached out to me to ask but I don’t know much about it
Can anyone guide International Professionals like me, in New York to Break into top Management Consulting / Strategy Consulting firms in U.S. We MBA' face lot of situations as we don't even get interview calls from Deloitte, McKinsey, EY, KPMG, AT Kearney, Booz Allen, PWC, BCG, BAIN to name some due to Visa status like F1 OPT. Still how can I get a role as Strategy Consultant or Management Consultant at any Big MNC ?? I recently lost my job- Tech Strategy Manager at mid Consulting, LA SFO firm.
Hello everyone, Can we all use this thread to post the salary details of the latest offers in the consulting firms. Format: Current title, comp and firm:: New title, comp and firm:: Group and COL Example: SC3, 135 base Deloitte:: M1, 175 base in EY :: Cloud Strategy and MCOL
Has anyone felt depressed after having a kid (male here)? I feel anything I do for either my S.O. or for the baby is not enough and can’t manage this job + personal life. Some days I think everyone...
Need help fellow 🐠: what bank works best for you? BOA cant stop with fraud on all accounts. Need new bank/credit card
How valuable is the AWS cloud practitioner and AWS solution architect certifications if I’m coming from a consulting role where it wasn’t applied much practically, even though company is Health IT . I have a high technical aptitude but I’m wondering how much weight do they hold as far as new opportunities if I haven’t used them in work but understand them well enough to speak through the information and pass the certs. Any insight is helpful only been in a consulting 1.5 yr and want to expand
Is it possible to ping Cathy on skype?
Bed bugs at the W Hotel. How many points?
Hi 🐠 I’ve been doing finance transformation for years. Want to exit into tech for customer success or product strategy type of roles. Have a hard time getting interviews. Any suggestions?
Anyone familiar with PwC AI Labs? Thoughts on the quality of work? WLB? Promotion opportunities? Skill level in the group?
Client email just came in on this holiday weekend. Nothing urgent but they do want a deliverable. Targeting closing late next week. Reasonable to wait until Monday/Tuesday or would you run back home to your computer and mess up your plans?
Are there staff/seniors/managers here that are looking to leave B4 and go to smaller/midsize public accounting firms? Or does everyone generally want to leave for industry?
Need some advice. I live in an apartment building and still work from home for the most part. My upstairs neighbors are incredibly loud when they walk around. Their footsteps woke me up out of a dead sleep at 6am this morning (and I was wearing ear plugs). Can I ask them to walk more quietly, or do I need to just deal with it?
Homework... it’s my worst nightmare in the classroom. I have to give it but have flexibility in creating my own policy. Please share what you give, how you collect, and/or grade!! THANKS!
My annual review is coming up. I’m asking for a raise. I’ve made a list of accomplishments. Is it too much to bring this list to the meeting and give it to my bosses to help my case?
25 job apps in 3 weeks and it’s crushing me, anyone have tips for how to better balance the interview application process?
(Positive post) It's freaking Friday baby!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What you up to this weekend? Chillin?👁👄👁 love life today!!!!!!!
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