Thinking of dropping my United Club card. Use it primarily for lounge access, but I also have a Corp Amex Platinum card which gets me into Centurion and partner lounges. Contd...
Has anyone used cellphone damage protection benefits for amex plat? Any challenges and tips that I should know ? What are some of the docs that they require to get reimbursement
I am a customer consultant and I am now really stressed out due to covid, I want a change in my life trying to learn aws. Preparing for SAA-C02 i need some help with practice exam and also on a decision of which stream to proceed with now Devops or sysops. Any leads much appreciated.
L1B to L1A then EBC1 - possible? I’m currently on a L1B at Accenture, based in US which will expire soon and getting extended. Accenture hasn’t been super helpful with my immigration inquires. I’m up for manager and debating if I should do the L1B to L1A transfer or just wait it out until my L1B expires. Do I not qualify for EBC1 since I got my L1A in the country and not prior to transferring with that 1 year managerial experience abroad?
When do you think we’ll start traveling and do you think COVID-19 will change the way our industry works?
If you’re currently working in the US on H1B visa and apply for change of status(COS) to H4 visa. Can you continue to work on your current H1B for the same employer while COS is pending? (Contd.)
Hi. Has anyone recently filed a H1B transfer petition or extension in premium processing? How long did it take you to receive the receipt notice? Is USCIS still sending email notices or only snail mail? Thanks!
Are people sticking with Robinhood? I’ve been trying out Chase YouInvest because of all the Robinhood controversy but the ux sucks in comparison
My overdue promotion (PM to Sr PM) is in progress, but processing is taking a while due to company Covid delays. Is it inappropriate to ask my manager what the salary increase will be? (It’s killing me to wait and wonder if it’s lower than I’m expecting)
Been getting a ton of recruiter outreach messages lately, and a lot of them are attractive roles that I would never even be on a shortlist for. I'm a mid-range analyst at best. Anyone else getting these messages too? Is the market really that thin? I find it a bit unbelievable because I spent two years unemployed and barely getting interviews prior to COVID.
Anyone done the Kellogg video essays yet? Is the COVID question still the same from the 2020 cycle? Would also appreciate any general advice you have for them
Does anyone know if you can reverse a taxable reimbursement? I accidentally clicked Taxable on one of my Amex charges. Just noticed on my pay statement.
Till when are Drivers license extended in Jersey? Mine expired in September but car rental guy told me that my license is not extended. Showed me DMV guidance that only licenses expired before august 30th are extended till December. This is such nonsensical logic. Anyone faced something similar? Also are we do online renewal on visa?
I was on opt from July 2020 to July 2021. I got my h1b approved in 2020 and chose to activate it via the consular processing method. I left the US in Jul 2021 and will finally visit the embassy for stamping tomorrow. If successful, does it mean that I could get another company to apply for a h1b transfer right away? Or do I have to enter the US before the h1b transfer process can start? Thanks!
I think fish bowl needs to have the side FOR the executive order for an immigration ban heard. Cane we please have this be a thread to voice argument for the ban without attack?
H1b 🐟 - what does it mean when your petition has an RFE? What kind of information do they commonly ask for? Apologies if this is a stupid question.
Seeing Mckinsey winning alot of COVID related work, makes me wonder which pandemic has Mckinsey had the biggest net impact on, Covid or Opiod crisis?
Best app or medium to pay credit card bills and receive cashback or discounts. I've got to pay a large bill, hence asking.
How come some of the H1B applications are processed quickly (in a day or two) whereas others are still in queue for 12 days on premium processing? Don’t they follow sequence number?
Should I join Accenture or Deloitte? Heard Accenture beat Deloitte in revenue. Are the Deloitte fishes still laughing? Comp does not matter to me I only care which firm makes more revenue and how many fish will laugh at me.
How do you guys take care of your parents back home . I am a single child living in USA . I don’t want to go back and it is getting tougher day by day .
In the interview process for 2 companies. Having a really hard time staying motivated in my current job. I’m feeling so impatient. And want to exit so bad. How do I handle this?
Someone want to explain how everyone in consulting can be this duped... we accept promotions for more responsibilities without knowledge of compensation... that literally doesn’t happen anywhere else. How dumb are we? Ps. I don’t count myself, I’ve never taken a promotion without jumping firms :) though plan on doing it next year - as SM
Applied to ~100 jobs on LinkedIn in the last few months and gotten 6-10 interviews. Is this a normal hit rate or am I doing something wrong? 1YOE
I am looking to gain certification or other credentialing in diversity and inclusion, not only because it would look good on my resume both for future job-search purposes and also to become better educated in this area, which is growing in importance. I looked at SHRM's "Inclusive Workplace Culture Specialty Credential" and got a bit of "sticker shock" at the cost - $1,655.00 for members. Does anyone have other suggestions on training/credentialing in this area?
🐠 at North Highland: interacted with a recruiter today, would love to learn more. Anyone who works there, thoughts on culture, prestige, development experience? Thanks in advance!
Anyone who has gone from PwC to Deloitte or vice versa care to compare benefits high level? Cell phone, M/D/V, retirement, gym discounts etc.
Been working for a year at my position. First full time gig programming. Even got interns and a raise. Still have no clue what the fuck I'm working with or doing.
Which consulting firm is leading the way in knowledge management (storing deliverables and indexing them so that you don’t have to recreate the wheel with every proposal)? I hear the McK requires project teams (chargeable time) to take a week break after engagement to store and index deliverables for future use.
Please help with your suggestions to this Depressed fish! 10 YOE and worked diligently with sub standard package relying on bosses alms without realised the exploitation until recently. But now I really want to make it big. So got some offers, but not those which I am looking for. Skillset is cutting edge cloud.cold applying on LinkedIn job openings aren't helping getting decent interview calls! Can you please show me some path? Or am I estimating myself beyond my capabilities! Really frustrated. SOS
Has anyone enacted as part of the so called “Great Resignation”? If so, what was your experience? How has wfh changed your priorities?
Hi fishes, I am currently working with a Top medical device Org but currently there is no learning & no scope of growth here. On the other hand I received a big offer from a startup, which is doing good in India. So my question is, is it a good step to move from a Big US MNC to an Indian Startup ( doing pretty well). Will my profile be hampered when working with startup?
I have decided to leave my firm and would appreciate your input. If you work for a firm/company that empowers women and supports their growth to leadership positions, and has a decent culture, please drop the name to add to my target list. Thank you
Why shouldn’t same standards apply if you threaten to resign - irrespective of your race or gender or the type of research you do. Pretty sure I’d get fired if I used “threaten to resign” as my mode to get something
Pencil dipped in paint and shoved in my new electric sharpener. There are acts of destruction daily in my classroom. Most of my classes are 25 kids in a small room. When my attention is taken for a second, someone does something like this. Gluing things to counters. Hiding paintbrushes instead of cleaning them. 15 years, I've tried everything to cultivate a respectful classroom culture, and they just don't care. I'm so tired. So, so tired. I don't know how much longer I can do this.
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