I went on a weekend hiking trip with a male friend who I thought was platonic, assuming we’d split everything 50/50. I booked activities and car rental totaling $700, while he booked the hotel. During the trip, he tried to hook up, and I made clear I wasn’t interested. It made the rest of the trip awkward, but even more so when I said we should split expenses evenly…and then he told me the hotel cost $1800 for two nights. Con’t
Hey Autistic/nuerodivergent fishies, What are some of the unspoken, universal social rules you've found in advertising? Extra points if you share how you learned 😅 Feeling kind of dumb today
Helppppp, I am a Delta gal but have been stuck at silver for two years. How do I accelerate my status???
How worth it is Delta Platinum? Assuming a newly minted platinum is flying ORD -> LGA can one reasonably expect first class or comfort plus upgrades on a regular basis?
How often is complaining for points too often?
Has anyone been able to use their Delta upgrade certificates on DeltaOne flights? Looking at JFK-LAX but it says certificates can't be redeemed for the fight
Can someone tell me why they prefer SPG hotels? No in room mini fridge, no microwave, no free breakfast without status.. Having a hard time seeing any perks here. TIA
if i book using points, are they counted as the # of nights required to become gold/platinum the following year?
How many points for a fire alarm causing everyone to evacuate the building for an hour at 1am?
TFW the pain of starting the day after 4 hrs sleep is eased by an enormous, new, super soft and fluffy Heavenly bath towel. Westin FTW.
SO and I are asking a weekend trip to San Diego from Chicago in early feb. Best SPG property? Don’t really care about luxury, more convenience and location. Also do we need a car? Thanks!
Lateral Hire, first engagement rating was subpar. Improvement points are reasonable (and very actionable - be quality conscious, plan ahead, manage upwards). Anyone else had similar and bounced back?
Note to all: Just because you have elite status and are riding dirty in first class does not mean you get to be a douche nozzle. Don't make the window passenger step over you to get to their seat!!!!!
Does anyone know a good way to get alerts for when other firms sent out publication or points of view on specific accounting standard?
Any estimates of SM salary range for IBM digital business strategy group? Any data points are appreciated
Planning to be in Mexico City for ~2 weeks at a super short notice for a mix of reasons. Couple of Qs: 1) Any recommended affordable on points Marriot hotel in a nice neighbourhood (was looking at AC Santa Fe and a couple of Courtyard hotels)? Would prefer something closer to sightseeing sites 2) Any day trips or overnight trips from Mexico City that you’d suggest? 3) Is USD accepted in most tourist places or is it relatively easy to exchange USD to MXN while I’m at Mexico City?
I have 71 bonvoy nights accumulated. Should I just book the cheapest room I can find for 3 nights and hit 75?
How’d you feel after your final round MBB interview? Did you have a feeling that you were probably going to get an offer?
If someone puts IQ on a resume, is there any scenario where they end up being great consultant? Generally curious cause that was a deal breaker for me, wondering if I made a mistake as hiring manager
Hi Fishes, I have received an offer of 28 LPA for Lead I - Software Developer position at UST Global. I would be joining Bangalore location. I am Appian Developer with 6 years of experience. Since I did not get to interact with any UST employees (other than HR) during the interview process, could anyone tell me more about the company and its culture? PS: Would like to connect with Appian professionals working there, if possible.
I got selected for interview stage at a FAANG... Even before interviewing, the recruiter is asking for my comp expectations. I dont want to throw out numbers and ranges, but looking for advice here on how do i structure my response to let them know i would like to have a competitive salary as per industry standards (i know for a fact that their base salaries are 30 to 40% more than what i make now ($137k). The reason i dont want to let them know what i make now is so that they dont lowball me
Who in DFW Amex Centurion right now?
Mistery continuous about bonus and appraisal..
Do you guys write cover letters when applying online (aka no referral)? I used to follow that rule and then got bored, but I'm wondering how much difference it really makes these days
Told a recruiter my salary expectations then realized afterwards that I lowballed myself by 20k. Going to interview soon. Any tips on how I can position my revised expectations?
Hi fellow planners. How important are planning awards to you guys? Can I succeed without them? Or should I chase them?
Any women suffer from extreme hair loss? I’m indian, and have had hair fall since I was a kid. Now it’s pretty bad though, my scalp has started showing and it sucks :( Any stories from others?
Anyone interview at Point B and know what their case studies are like? Are they true cases (similar to those at the top strategy shops) or more interviewer led?
Weird random thoughts of the day. Do you think it’s possible to make 7 figures in the SAP world? This would prolly take in to account bonus’s structures things of that nature.
If I leave my current company and join Deloitte, will they be willing to wait 5 months so that I don’t have to give back my signing bonus?
Deloitte🐠: What's the expected salary bump fromC to SC? Does it have something to do with rating? For example, rating 1 promotion bump will be higher than 2?
I want to start on the chfc and cfp but the courses are 8k through American college. Is there a better alternative out there? I definitely think there's value in them but that's a bit steep for me
I am an experienced, trustworthy, CFP®, actively looking to purchase a small to mid-size practice in the Chicagoland area. I am with LPL and part of a Hybrid RIA. I’m open to different acquisition options including partnership.
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