I worked for Kaiser Permanente and now United Health Group. I need some likes so I can ask questions. Shoot me a message if you have any as well.
Does PWC and Deloitte have dedicated application security pen-testing team? How much percentage of the time you guys travel? Do you work from home or based out of any particular location?
Just graduated and still don't have a credit card.... any suggestions on what my first one should be? No student loans and looking for one with the best rewards/cash back.
Avis president club members: Which would you have better luck at getting luxury cars at PHX or LAS? You book full size right?
Question for all of you traveling gamers... Do any of you travel with an Xbox/PS4? If so, any recommendations on how to go about it? I'd like to start traveling with mine but need some tips.
Best ski in / ski out Marriott properties? Looking to redeem a hotel & flight package, so no SPG properties in this case:/
How much can we get using leave travel allowance. My ctc is 16 lpa. Planning to go Andaman...
Please help me here.
If I move my Chase Sapphire points to United, will it help me to reach elite status faster?
Have a possible opportunity in industry. Would be pay cut from $90k to $75k. Caveat is 10 min commute, 9-5 no travel. But would have to learn Salesforce Marketing Cloud/email/mobile (automation)...
Anyone else feel like there’s a double standard when dating? A lot of guys seem to lose interest when I mention I travel every week for my current project. At the same time all of leadership = men.
I have 6 months off (December college grad) before I start as a full-time IB Analyst. Planning to travel but are there any habits/skills/productive things you would recommend me doing before starting?
Anyone stayed at JW Marriott or Hyatt Ziva in Cabo? I've got points to spend. Wondering which is the better value or choice.
How can I do a United Status challenge again
through Deloitte? I lost Gold and want it back but can’t re-register (T&C says only once per 3 years). Will they find out if I make a new FF number?
Best noise-cancelling headphones for international travel? Wirecutter recommends Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700. Appreciate any recs on headphones and suggestions to get them on the cheap!
Based on ~90% utilization, and Sun-Thurs 96 hr travel weeks, I have now seen my wife less than half of the time we’ve been married
What do you all think about my decision:
rejecting a 22% pay rise in new offer (Accenture)
-consultancy , unknow client location and hybrid work culture ,travel distance unknown
continue in existing company with good work life balance.
Is it worth compromising salary of 20% for good work life balance with almost remote options
My passport expired at the end of January. Can I still travel to india if I plan to return by early Jan (before passport expires)? Or does india require 6 months validity on the passport. It’s a US passport FWIW. I don’t have time to renew since it’ll take 3 months!Thanks!
Officially had the worst date of my life. Dude kept saying he’s expecting me to pay for the entire tab (which is nbd really) before we reached the restaurant for dinner and drinks. It was all fun and merry until the check came and the waiter gave the check to him instead of me. Date gets offended and calls waiter a sexist bc “why should men pay all the time?” And angrily gives his credit card 💳. I insist and put my credit card as well and we split the tab. 😂🤣 this was our first and last date. ☺️
What’s a good travel backpack that can double as a nice comfortable day hike backpack as well? Any deals that you’ve seen this holiday seen would be great to hear about them too, TIA :)
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Do I have to tip my hair stylist if I pay her in cash? We're talking $200-300 for hair cut/colour etc. She's the owner of her salon...genuinely looking for advice. Ty!!
Looking to get my first piece of designer jewelry, very entry level and thinking around $2000 for budget, any recs?
I’ve been eyeing the Bvlgari Divas, Dior Rose Des Vents, Cartier Amulette. TYIA!
Help needed 😭 I’m resigning from my first legal job after four years. The firm has become extremely toxic, no raise in two years (not even cost of living) “due to COVID”, and I’m just not growing. There’s four partners, one of which is my main partner, so planning on going to him. Feeling so many emotions right now and know it’s going to be even more emotional walking in and resigning. Any tips on resigning and not burning bridges? Should I be gathering all the partners to do it? TIA all 🤍
I'm currently working in Architecture working on transitioning into UX Design. I took a UX class through UCLA Extension for a quarter and so far (from a fairly objective view) I'm ahead of the game than the rest of my peers since I already have a lot of transferrable skills like software & design skills. I'm planning to take one more quarter of class. Will that be enough to put together a portfolio along with architecture pieces?
Hello! So, I’m currently applying to graduate programs for my MSW. I have been accepted to my first choice, however since I’m doing part time for the first half, I don’t qualify for institutional scholarships.
does anyone know any grants or scholarships websites, programs, etc., that I can look at to apply. I’ve been doing my own but the more the merrier.
additional: HBCU undergrad. Going into clinical concentration for Masters.
please let me know if should add additional information
I regret leaving my last company just to (pretty much) triple my salary. Thought I was a hot shot because I was new to the industry and now I miss my old company and can't even spend all my comp, which is mostly RSUs anyway.
I've joined an agency and have someone in my team who's been there ten years and in my view is an average to below average performer who's now overpaid for their value. In Australia, it costs tens of thousands to make someone with that tenure redundant. And we're a small business. They've just asked me for a pay rise. Any thoughts on handling this situation welcome.
To medical language interpreters who are full time employees at healthcare entities - what are your pay wages or salaries ?
Current NY Big Law Associate thinking about potentially making the move to Texas (Dallas, Austin, Houston) Big Law. Did anyone here move from a different market? Would you be willing to chat about you leaving experience?
What is the process to switch from tech to S&O competency? Do you need to re-interview or anything like that?
Dear fishes, After working in Autosar(CAN/FR/OS) configuration for 4 years, I wanted to switch domain to device drivers. So I bought a STM board. Joined some udemy courses. Learnt SPI/I2C/NVIC/exception handling and FREERTOS/OS. Now I want to apply to companies like Nvidia Texas Instruments Qualcomm NXP Without any prior experience I am a bit nervous as people say the interviews would be very difficult in these.
Please help with embedded and prog ques for these interviews.
TIA. Please reply.
Hi Fishes, I need a help in selecting one from these 2 companies. I got selected in Alten & Netcracker Technology Corp. Both are providing me similar package. Which one to join. I am looking for better work life balance & work culture. Thanks. Mindtree Amazon IBM Tata Consultancy Netcracker Technology Corp. Alten
Is it safe to share complete offer Letter for negotiation. Pls suggest .
I have dropped mail for negotiation in IBM for band 7B. Initially I shared redacted screenshot of the counter offer letter.
They are asking for complete offer letter to discuss. IBM
Those who were denied this year....were you given any reasons? What was your partner support like?
Anyone exceeding plan & earning 400-500k repeatedly with a base in the mid 100s - If you were offered a higher base/OTE to take uncapped commission off the table would you? If so, at what base + OTE?
Anyone get weekly blowouts? Does someone come to you? Or do you go to a drybar/other salon? Do you find that it saves time?
Had a power round in the afternoon today, any data points on when I can expect to hear back?
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I'm on vacation, completely removed for the daily hustle; enjoying my time off. My wife called with an urgent request: she needs help with a deck that's due on Friday.
I want to get of the road. Burnt out. Have made too many family +health sacrifices. New RP/coach (old ones moved on). Best way to approach wo getting fired? T3, 8 year vet, Manager
If you get laid off as green card holder, do you have to go back to your home country? Can I take contract jobs while searching for full time?
After paying off my credit cards and medical bills, I'm sitting on my couch binge watching 'You're the Worst' and eating chocolate cereal. #adultlife #cerealfordinner
In San Francisco (union Square) area for the weekend. Recommendations for nice spots for dinner and upscale lounges please!
Need constructive views only:
Offer 1: Sr Director Pharma - TC 480
Offer 2: MD at Big 4 - TC 450
Offer 3: AP at ZS - TC 400 (long term partner)
I am chasing after good work and getting paid in the process
Skype not working for anyone else??
I just mentioned in casual conversation that I love ice cream and my manager says "yeah I can tell" in the conference room. So embarrassed and hurt right now.
Few years back.. I quit Accenture India without serving notice period stating medical reasons and joined another firm.
ACN folks continued my employment for another 2 months before giving my (cont)
Traveling for the first time for work and wondering if I can expense Ubers to restaurants for dinner?
Getting counseled out and tempted to take some time off to figure out a next role. Have an offer in hand but not sold on it. Anyone been through similar and can offer advice to weigh my options?
About to get an offer for a new role outside of consulting (NGO). Believe it or not, it’s a big pay raise (I’m underpaid now), but I expect to get the offer next week. I’m scheduled to be out on PTO
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