My credit score dropped 18 points for no reason. I froze my credit 3 weeks ago. No new credit inquiries, new loan and only $500 on one credit card. WTH? Is that happened to anyone?
I’m trying to book first class tickets LAX to Tokyo for summer next year and I’m not able to find anything. Is it normally so hard to find availability? I have 350k Amex pts and am hoping to book 2 RTs
Has anyone stamped their US H1B visa from Cananda (non- canadians) recentlt? Need to know about the process, any complications etc.
This is my little furball Sheero. He always used to chase me with his Little feat, wagging his little tail all around the house. Whenever I used to be busy on my laptop with work, he just used to sit on my lap and sleep like a peaceful baby. He was such a good puppy. He is now resting with angles up in the heaven and I miss him a lot ❤️.
Got to HKG early. Between priority pass, Amex plat, and Star Alliance Gold I have seven lounges to visit. #firstworldproblems, #fifthbowlofnoodles, #unitedclubsucks, #alltheintangibles
Fellow fishes, I don't have visa issues and in need of additional income... Any tips for side gigs that I can explore? Would love to try something in the customer service area? TIA!
Thoughts on how much in surcharges before an award is no longer worth it? Eying an AirFrance nonstop (CDG IAD) in biz that’s 55K miles (from AmEx) but balking a bit at additional taxes/fees of $350
Is the chase sapphire reserve worth the fee?
Any idea on the salaries on visa for sr testers?
Have 200k Amex points .. all high redemption options I read online are for routes I don’t take. What are best ways to redeem for domestic flights
Should I get a job offer before applying to day 1 CPT or apply for the visa first and then start looking for jobs?
Spent a year in banking at an EB but had to go back to school because of H1B visa issues. About to start as a BA at McK in the fall. Any thoughts on my ability to recruit for summer 2022 PE Assoc roles? Or do I have to spend minimum 2 years in consulting before making the switch?
Norwegian living in Norway with my Canadian GF. Planning to move to Canada due to her visa running out. SC at Deloitte working mainly as a Solution Architect + DevOps Engineer, but also experience with Cloud Strategy and IT DD's. Should I be able to find a company to sponsor my visa, or is my best bet an internal transfer? Any other tips? Thank you in advance!
Why do people have more than one credit card? I like to just have one and build up the points on that. I know people that have cards for everything..
Am currently on H1b status and have been since oct 2019 (so no h1b visa stamp in passport). I am planning to travel to Hong Kong to get my visa stamping done. Does Trump’s proclamation prevent me from entering the States before 2021?
Expecting my first child in a couple months. Parents in India have been dying to come to the US but unable to due to the visa restrictions. Anyone know of any exceptions to the visa restrictions that may apply or any other workaround? (Besides staying in 3rd country for 14days) I am above 21, married, US citizen. Parents gave up their green cards and are on tourist visa 😔
Is it safe to go for visa extension (dropbox appointment) at US consulate in Mumbai given we have all the necessary documents including NIE letter from employer?
Hi, please assist with writing a motivation. I'm applying to study Software Development within the Company. So far this is what I wrote An opportunity has presented itself and I'm interested in embarking on a journey to study Software Development within the Company. Being given this opportunity to grow at work gives me confidence that I can achieve beyond my job description as a Generic Technician.
EY 🐠 - potentially starting with the firm soon, and my partner is due to have our first in April. Given the 1 year service requirement for leave, would I have the option to take PTO during birth and use parental leave after my 1 year of service? Appreciate any guidance here
Feeling that people are optimistic that pandemic will end around the summer. I have been working from home since pandemic and really don’t want to go back to office ...wanted to do a survey here. What is your firm’s policy on remote working after pandemic?
Does anyone know how 'case studies' are like for data science interviews (industry, not consulting)?
Bruising after progesterone shots??? How long do these last? I’m 20 weeks pregnant and can still see light bruising from these shots. Is that normal?
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
How would you feel when your manager hires someone who is in the same age as you, with a cpa and had worked in big 4 before. Meanwhile you don’t have any PA experience and only half way through cpa.
Gender Issue: someone in my family (Father 🙄) keeps iterating on the issue, that woman should never be allowed in to lead positions. Can't deal with it but have to start yelling at him. Anyone h
Is it normal for companies to schedule more rounds of interviews with you after the on-site?
Uber driver uses Uber maps which didn’t show roadworks and blocks so I had to pull my google maps and navigate him. How many points?
Strategy and creative: What is strategy’s role during pre-pro and shooting? Anything? How have you found it’s helpful for us to support?
Currently in the US but interviewing for a UK-based firm and role. The comp level they are throwing around is £250k TC. Is this reasonable for a Director-level role with 12 YOE? My comparator would be wait 18-24mo to become a consulting partner - in the US that starts at $450k/£325k. For the purposes of this question, assume I’m optimizing for initial comp, not long term potential, and not livability, Intl experience, WLB, CoL etc. Thanks!
Also concerned about lifetime. I'm hoping they stick with Marriott's lifetime requirement and carry over SPG nights
Layoffs and furloughs thread. What firms are cutting and furloughing? Across all industries.
Thinking of going to bschool. What is the starting salary and guaranteed bonus for a senior consultant coming out of bschool at MBB vs Accenture Strategy vs Deloitte S&O?
Someone at PwC recently said they wouldn’t want anyone other than DJT leading the country during the coronavirus crisis. Unless that person is the devil harvesting souls, I hope they’ll read this:
Tired of Netflix and chilling on WFH Friday's. What are some productive things you guys do on Friday?
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