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So, I have 160k of AmEx and 155k of Chase points. I am researching what I can do to make best value out of these points. Can somebody suggest current promotions, etc.? I saw that I can transfer Chase points with 50% bonus to Marriott. TIA
$900 of qualifying spend short of Ambassador and done traveling for the year. Any chance Marriott would round up? Is Ambassador worth paying $900?
Life was really good when I was earning 22k few years back... I used to travel, hiking, partying having gf.
Now earning 6 digit salary but no life. GF got married to someone else, seating in front of laptop all the time, almost all frnds are out of touch...
Life is hard...
Hi y’all! I want us OTs to come together and help each other not only help our clients reach their goals but as health care providers reach our financial goals! I personally have done a few travel assignments and currently completing a contract in NY! Let’s talk moneyyyy so we know how to maximize our pay! OTs holding it down for OTs ☺️
Can you prepay large purchase on a credit card that’s bigger than your credit limit?
E.g. credit limit of X. Want to make expense costing 2X. Have 2X in savings and pay 2X to card to get -2X card balance, then make the purchase on that credit card.
30M - Hyderabadi ,
Consulting manager @ a major consulting firm
CTC- 44LPA (high growth potential in future)
IIM A - graduate
Brahmin by caste (if that matters)
5’9 , decently built … well groomed
Non smoker & boozer
Love travel and adventures and get 2 dogs…
Blessed with great family & friends…!!
Looking for a trusting and loyal partner ! Feel free to DM to know more
Leaders, Could you share your thoughts, that you are willing and able to share, regarding:
1. How are your clients viewing post-Covid in-office work?
2. How do you think expectations for face-to-face work and travel (and the associated expenses) will change for your teams based on client expectations?
3. What are the views of your teams re: willingness / eagerness to travel?
Going to Turkey in mid December through new year for honeymoon. We’ll spend 5 days in capadoccia and 5 in Istanbul. Looking for recommendations for hot air balloon ride and tours in capadoccia (goreme). The hotel offers arranging these but idk if they’re overcharging and probably commission based. Thanks!
San Francisco here
I guess at this point I need users of Amex credit card to advice on how to have high limits of 500k and above, Also explaining how they manage their credit score from dropping. I need friends who uses Amex business card
I am a 5 stays away from making Marriott Platinum and not sure if i can do it in December. Is there a way to negotiate it with Bonvoy? Any tactics, advice ??
How many years should you stay at a consulting company before jumping ship so it doesn’t look like your a hopper or flight risk or have negative perception from future employers?
Does anyone have recommendations for a location to rent a large house abroad? Think MTV cribs style. This is for a 40th birthday and so we wanted destination home, in house chef maybe a night or two, and with things to do in the area. (Beach, Winery, cultural, etc.)
Caveat: champagne taste, craft beer budget. So not looking for a mansion in a HCOL area.
Ideal: direct flight <5 hours from DC airports
Currently withdrawing 15LPA.
How much I can ask for Senior Engineering position in Delta Air Lines? Just want to know about market and Delta's standard!
Thanks for response in advance!!💐
Can someone please let me know how is the annual appraisal and growth in SLC?
I have gone through lot of posts in Glassdoor where existing employees are not happy with increments and slow growth.
I found out on Oct 7 that an in person “summit” was planned my job. I signed up for back up care so that I could send my LO there while I went to the meetings. That hasn’t panned out and I’ve found out that others got notified last minute that the back up care couldn’t be honored. My flight is tomorrow. I’m stressing about what to do in this situation. Additionally, my husband’s probation period at his new job isn’t over so he can’t take off and we don’t have any family close to help out.
I don't see why the industry needs a union. I think more than anything there are just too many people working in the industry (between people who couldn't cut it in business school and lax hiring...
Accolite digital is hiring for java and react developers. Anyone interested and need any referal can dm me. Will be happy to help.
Trying to be really understanding about coworkers with no children feeling stressed during the holiday season, but it's hard not to ask if they'd prefer to go home to my sick kid, frustrated spouse and dirty house instead of their empty apartment where they have a flat screen TV and a beer waiting. How do you keep sane?
Me just trying to enjoy the precious few hours of my weekend while everyone else is acting like the world is ending
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I am looking for an opportunity in analytics - data science domain.
I have an MBA in Business Analytics and currently working as Associate Consultant since 6 months but in different technology.
I really want to work in Analytics Data Science Project.
I haven't worn a suit in 3 months thanks to COVID-19, and it'll be a long time before I can do so again. I kind of miss it. Any evil criminal organizations like SPECTRE hiring right now?
I am looking for a job change. I have total of 16 years approx experience in banking sector with cards and credit lending business experience. Looking to relocate to Hyderabad. Kindly suggest some jobs in Hyderabad in banking sector.
DM for PwC referral.
It’s my 1st year in banking and my year review, apparently some junior mentioned I haven’t integrated with the junior team enough- I go on coffees with everyone, take the time out to chat, go on brunches w/ them but it seems they want me to go out clubbing etc which is not my thing and I don’t drink either. Has anyone gone through something similar, or is there any advice on how to tackle this? Manager said, I should just go out even if I hate it.
Why do we have such a strong preference for selling to existing clients? I have seen a few opportunities go by because lack of support to pursue it. Is it a risk strategy? Or just territorial culture?
Sheesh. This is embarrassing. Republicans saying out loud they care more about their party than our country and the constitution. While flooding the airwaves about Twitter.
How is the life and work culture in the exl?
I need some advice. I met a guy on a dating app. We talked for a few months before meeting up in person about a couple weeks ago (we live in different states that’s why it took so long to meet up). Anyways we hungout everyday that he was in my city. We casually talked about him visiting again soon. We talked everyday since until a few days ago. He just stopped responding… he’s been online though… what do you guys think?
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Finally, now that WFH is more accepted (thanks 2020), do you think more industries will “reimagine” this arbitrary 40+ hr. work week?
Some orgs tried/have proven to be more productive with less (e.g. 6hr work days, 4 day work weeks) but I don’t know if consulting leaders are enthusiastic about normalizing this since “it’s the land of billable hours”...
What would it take?
Say you have your own business, how would you approach having your family as your customer/client?
A) Give em a good discount (40%+)
B) Give em an ehh discount (10%ish)
C) Charge these fools full pricceee B
D) Don't take their business
E) Blood's thicker than water, I'll do their shit for freee
When you were applying out of undergrad or b-school, what was your answer to “Why [firm]?” Seems all the answers are BS or cliches. I can’t imagine “Because it’s MBB!” would be an effective answer.
We have a new manager at my firm (before Deloitte). I’ve been here for five years. I had to explain to this new manager that it is frowned upon at our firm to ask staff to work weekends unless it’s an absolute emergency. He looked at me like I had lost my mind. Hello? How I am the crazy one.
How does Partner pay get taxed? I understand it’s not technically a salary that shows on a W-2, so how does that work? Better or worse tax rate than salary?
Has anybody moved from B4 consulting to PE and how was experience? Contemplating C level role at midsized PE - specifically how is comp (base, TC etc) and exit opportunities back into consulting?
Your lessons learned from your promotion to specialist masters? What do you think made the difference.
Did anyone get an email from the US Finance team saying you were past due? I am assuming it was sent in error but wanted to make sure.
Interviewed for two corporate strategy roles, made it to the last round and got “the team loved you but ultimately decided to go with another candidate”. Few weeks later I check the title on linked in to see who filled them - “ex Army, HBS grad” “ex MBB project lead, MIT chemical engineer”....touché...touché...
Just got my AWS Cloud Practitioner cert and am looking to get something more Strategy or Finance related. Anyone done any good Certs lately?
If your analyst/staff doesnt speak fluent english, how do you leverage that person in a team?
ACN fish... I am considering an offer to join US consulting practice. Could you share pros and cons from a compensation point of view? Thank you!
Hi what is a reasonable salary for federal (5 YOE) at Deloitte GPS. I am coming from Booz Allen as a Senior Consultant. What is the equivalent at Deloitte? Background is change management. Just have an initial phone screen tomorrow
I am Beyoncé, always.
Suggestions on resources (books, courses, etc) for improving the following?
Management and mentorship
Working well with people with different working styles
Book recommendations for newly minted managers?