Do partners at top consulting firms have better WLB?
An Associate here contemplating whether all this is worth it.
15 years project and program management + IT strategy experience, largely in financial institutions. Strong tech product management and agile transformation background. Enjoys travel. Opportunities?
I am TTC (fertility treatments) and travel weekly to ATL. Mask or no mask? I am always crazy about wiping everything down (after security, once I get on plane, once I get to client site and hotel).
With the new point system with Marriott/SPG are they going to re evaluate hotels categories? Currently a cat 7 hotels are 35,000 points it looks like the new cat 7 standard is 60,000
I have been traveling on SWA a lot for work and have used the “double points” promo to rack up some
Points. I’ll likely have around 45,000 points towards the companion pass this year. Is it worth getting the two Chase cards and getting 40,000 points each and pursuing the Companion pass?
Fwiw - I’m an A-lister until 2018 December. And I currently have a SW credit card which I got 3 ago which I intend to close.
ACN folks, can you expense your uber to dinner when you don't have a rental car? I'm sick of eating this per-diem killing $35 hotel dinner :(
(See post below) Consultant with the 5 years of Salesforce experience looking for a new gig that has no unwanted travel (ie once every few months). Can anyone help me out?
Going to end $5 short for Diamond status. Is it possible to get the status without flying again, and if so what is my best method to contact delta?
EY 🐠 I have been told that my service line wants to put me on a project where I’ll need to be onsite for a few months. This is my first engagement at EY where I need to travel to the client site...
Looking to get 80K united points to book a flight. I’m a delta flyer and don’t have that many points. What’s the best way to get them?
First time I’ve seen Amtrak delayed significantly in my weekly travel! 7pm Acela to NYC delayed by 1.5hrs😮
Does EY India provide per diem to employees during outstation travelling ? (Apart from flights/hotel )?
I’m currently in internal audit and hate it. I got a job offer to joint another practice within my firm and the work itself sounds very appealing. The only major drawback is 80-100% travel. Thoughts?
Flew business from Boston to Europe with Delta. We had 3.5hrs delay (so under the 4hrs delay for the EU law). I missed important meetings and the staff was quite rude. What would you ask?
Finally my PTO is here. Favorite restaurants or travel things to do in Madrid,Munich, Zurich, and Milan?
I have to cancel a BA award flight that was 80k points + $1,200 (for all taxes and fees). 2 tickets round trip. Will the $1,200 come back as refund on my credit card or as a British Airways voucher? I can’t figure it out on their website.
For United, what is the exact calendar period for premier status qualification? I sit Jan 1 to Dec 31? I may be cutting it close this year to qualify based on 36 PQF and 13,500 PQP for 1K (and plus points) - hence checking on exact dates o have fly to make it.
Anybody had luck getting Ovidrel covered through BCBS and CVS Specialty pharmacy? CVS Specialty is quoting $405 even with the BCBS insurance and a local specialty pharmacy is $200 out of pocket. Wondering if I’m doing something wrong here.
Has anybody treated SARS or H1N1 patients? I'm curious of the differences in it vs COVID
Anyone more about the team HR Strategy and transformation.their work culture and projects they handle.Thanks in advance
How’s the work life balance and work culture at qualys? Have an offer of Senior manager IT team . YOE 13 , IIM MBA .
Has anyone taken a PowerPoint deck to an interview and it worked well? What did you take along?
Can anyone share the interview process of an Engagement Manager role at Salesforce? This is for a Senior manager or a Director role — TBD based on interview. Industry: financial services. Thank you.
My dentist tells me Invisalign will cost $4500 + $500 for the initial assessment (X-ray, mold, etc.). Is this reasonable? Online I’ve seen $3000-$5000 average but I don’t think my teeth are overly complex. Curious about other people’s experience on price / if there’s anything I can do. I’m in NYC if it matters.
Any folks help me out in referral for JPMorgan Chase in Data Science. Thanks in advance.
Any ideas of what to do with a large commuter benefits card balance from before the pandemic for someone who no longer commutes? Take the subway mostly on weekends now and prefer using Apple Pay anyway. Ideas?
Hi Sharks! Apart from the salary and performance bonus, what are the other perks and benefits an employee of Barclays - Mumbai office is privy to?
I have two offers:
1. Walmart last mile delivery strategy team : 185k total comp first year
2. Kearney SOP practice : 245k total comp first year
I know the culture of Walmart and really comfortable with that. Kearney is a bit of a unknown area for me.
What should I do? Your help with be deeply appreciated.
I’m a young professional with 3 years of Sales experience seeking advice on how to find meaning in being a salesperson anymore? Starting to feel like this isn’t rewarding or “essential”. If you’ve felt this way before what did you do?
Realistically, how long could you delay getting back to a job offer so you can weigh other options? Would be senior role at VC. What stall tactics do you use?
Does DeSantis believe that blue lives matter?
Heading to London and Amsterdam for a week in July. Any restaurant, bar, and activity recs? Anything you recommend pre booking in advanced? Thanks!
What are the designation hierarchy in PwC SDC ? I was offered a role of Senior Associate. My YOE is 5.7 Yrs. How is the growth and Yearly hike % ?
Does anyone have experience working in China (preferably mainland)? For background, I currently work in an energy practice at a firm without a China office.
Hey I have 7 day remaining at TCS, I have 5 offer two from startup... Don't want to join there...
Hitachi Vantara offering me 9 LPA for kolkata location.
PwC offering me 8.42 LPA as Fixed part and 1.10 Lakh as JB for kolkata location.
Orange Business Services offering me 12 LPA CTC
and 1 lakh as JB for gurugram location.
Can anyone suggest me to choose better... This is my first switch and I have 3.2 yrs of experience.
Any Guidance from you guys will be very helpful for me.
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