What are the best sites to book personal travel for flight/hotel deals if you have flexible travel dates? Looking at domestic trips for my parents and they don’t care about points
Just reading up on the new X1 credit card and honestly both relieved and flabbergasted it took us this long to get here. There are some things I’m kinda unsure about but over all it seems like it will really help. Love it. Just signed up but the waitlist is already running long *sigh* even with a code..
Why do people keep saying San Francisco has great climate? Every night it feels like under 60 degrees in the summer and I cannot even sit outside comfortably. The rest of the year is ok but I DEFINITELY cannot live in a city with no summer.
How long does PA Consulting take to send out the formal offer once a verbal offer has been made? Also, those who’ve recently received an offer at Consultant level, what is your base? The recruiters have said the top end is £70k (excluding travel allowance) but posts on here say £62k?
Anyone have a Delta drink coupon to share? Traveling cross country here this afternoon. Thank you!
Is greater SEA area still crazy to buy a house or is market cooled down? Planning to move 2nd qtr next year and need an idea how much money we need. Family of 4 with 2 young kids, looking for min 1800-2000 sq ft home.
Due to WFH, Thinkin’ of moving outta the northeast down south. Would love to get ppl’s opinions of these smaller scale cities (I already know enough bout ATL/CLT, etc.): - Columbia, SC - Chattanooga, TN - Savannah, GA - Asheville, NC
Deloitte Manager 160k base salary (SFO) or Amazon 180k base Salary (Seattle)? Which is a better option? 12 years of overall experience (predominantly consulting). Currently based out of SFO
How much should I be asking for with 3YOE, no tech skills, non NYC or SFO cities, in industry?
Say what you want about united, but they don't play goddamn music on the plane as people are boarding at 530 in the morning like Delta
Anyone live in San Diego area?
Wish the Delta would let you switch flights within the app like United does, instead of calling them. ✈️
The Away story was an open secret for a minute now. But what I wanna know is who will open the curtains on agencies with similarly trash cultures? https://www.theverge.com/2019/12/5/20995453/away-luggage-ceo-steph-korey-toxic-work-environment-travel-inclusion
Went through CLEAR at LGA, made to rescan ID and boarding pass again at the TSA counter. So what's the point of clear again? Just skipping the line?
Have 2 tickets to Golden Gate Warriors - Oklahoma Thunders game on Saturday, October 30 in San Francisco. Anyone interested in buying at a discount?
Those who change into comfortable clothes before long flights, how/where do you do it? No good place at client site and usually in too much of a rush to stop back at the hotel
What’s the WFH sitch at your workplace? WFH is the default? Rotation schedule (i.e two days in office, three days at home)? Has it changed in the last month or two? Has there been any communication re: the rise in cases?
Hello, I have received an offer for 13 LPA as Fixed compensation. Can you please help me understand the monthly in hand salary?
Have a first stage interview coming up at another Big 4. It’s with a director, which I wasn’t really expecting. Is this normal for first round? And what should I expect at director-level interview?
I didn't get my H1B lottery this year, and am trying for a transfer to the Canada office. I will likely get a job offer soon, but the it seems like we need a minimum of 1 year work experience for an intra-company transfer. Is this correct? Are there any other options for a transfer?
How do I make these maternity jeans stay on? I feel like they keep falling and that makes it so awkward!
Referred a friend and he started 2 months ago. Still no sign of referral bonus. Does that mean I didn’t qualify for it?
One of our older advisors is about to retire so his book will be split amongst us junior advisors. What can I do to pitch myself to him and to management to earn the bigger accounts?
Sometimes the client is stressed. Sometimes he enters the room, fidget spinner in hand, Justin Bieber stuck in his head, happily whistling Despacito.
Which big 4 company has the best retirement and insurance options? I work on the operations side and am considering a move where bcg does not have an office.
Have those laid off this past year from the Big 4 had any luck landing new jobs? I had a great career but now can’t get the time of day. I am tired of faking enthusiasm that I lost months ago.
How do promotions work in your company? (Include your industry if you want). Are there regular title bumps based on tenure and work quality? Can you only be promoted by applying for open roles? Is your big on creative hierarchy and reporting structure by letting people become managers and mentors to more junior people? (Jr. reporting to sr. reporting to ACD reporting to CD etc?)
Can anyone share what the interview process looks like for Google Professional Services? I have a recruiter phone call coming up soon ? I have 10 years of consulting experience
Started a new job today and there were a lot of red flags. I am going to give it a little bit but if I were to start applying again how bad would that look? What would you say in interviews?
I have 60k worth of student loans from a grad program with an interest rate less than 5%. Would it be wise to continue to max 401k and Roth IRA, and pay the remaining into student loans or reduce retirement contributions and pay off loan ASAP?
I have an offer to start at a new firm 3rd week of January and am trying to figure out timing on when to give a two week notice. For context I’m in consulting and our current projects are wrapping up by year end/we don’t get a busy season surge. I have two weeks of PTO to end the calendar year scheduled, and am afraid if I say anything before the break they’ll cut me off before my time off. Is giving notice first thing next year the best idea given my constraints?
I teach PreK in a public school. Our state allows PreK programs to nap without masks if proper ventilation is provided. I have 16 children, a minimum of 3 feet apart, no masks, with two LOUD air filters, two tiny windows open, the outside and hall door open, at average in 72-76 degrees. What is your childcare classroom doing for rest time?
What is the life sciences specialist role at LEK like? How do the responsibilities and progression / future opportunities differ between LSS and a generalist consultant working in the life sciences space?
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