Despite requesting highest floor as my Platinum upgrade, I’m placed on a middle/low floor every week. 😡 At first I thought it was a fluke. Now I’m convinced the hotel staff hate me.
Federal CSM looking to move to commercial open to moving firms. (Not against travel, B.S. several agile certs 4 months consulting, 4 yrs management exp)
Those that travel a lot to Asia..how do you deal with the time change and jet lag going back and forth, so that you can sleep at a normal time wherever you are so you can be fresh during the work day?
One of many reasons why you wouldn't want to check in the baggage: they do get lost; you do miss flight; flights do get delayed/canceled; they do not get scheduled to delivery on time - ok that's 4...
Advice on changing hotel alliances and having them status match? My Bonvoy status is about to expire so I need a new chain 😂
What’s the best travel credit card if I travel internationally every year? If I travel to client site every week, should I do it with AMEX and upgrade or open a separate personal card entirely?
Any fitness 🐠? Just started travel and struggling with how to shed fat on road. Workouts are good but limited dining options (hotel outside city and have to share rental)
Feel like every time i want to use points for flights I end up spending time calculating and debating whether to use airline miles, credit card points or other transfers. Wish there’s an app for it...
Where to flex weekend of July 21-24? Traveling by myself, on the east coast and don't want more than a 3.5 hour flight.
Hey folks - what are you doing to maintain your airline status? I lose my 1K end of the year and don’t plan to travel. Any tips and tricks I should be utilizing to avoid this from happening? I do intend to start traveling once the world opens up :) TIA!
Are you missing out the Mon-Thur travel? Many of us used to complain about those early Monday morning flights! Although the shelter at home isn’t easy, but I love the feeling of WFH. What about you?
Any FSO staff or senior 1’s/2’s currently looking for an opening? Have a travel role doing some basic project work supporting a team of 12 or so. Let me know if you’re free!
What are you doing with your Marriott points? Concerned they will file for bankruptcy protection due to their large debt load
Thinking of making a switch from mid-tier firm working in alt investment tax to Deloitte with the HNW individual tax group in NY.. Can anyone describe the hours, salary, culture? Should I go for it?
Still not traveling this month but keep checking my status to see where I’m am. 😣Holdover habit from December when I was 100% travel.
Looking to open a taxable brokerage after maxing out Roth and 401k. It’s more so for a house down payment in 5-7 years. Can someone please provide insights on ETFs vs mutual funds?
I have been in the industry for ~ 20 years, career slowed down when I went part time to raise a family and care for aging parents and when I moved to Milwaukee, I took a demotion. I was part of Covid layoffs and have been applying for an Account Director role. When I looked on LinkedIn, the company has a lot of young people at VP level. How do I negotiate for that after the fact? What does VP mean at your company?
Hi all, Does anyone have recommendations for an immigration lawyer and an estimate for a 1 hour consult? Topics relate to i-94 and I-539 COS filing among other things related to h1b. I used the search function in the bowl and could only find Diana Pinzescu (but can’t locate her info on the net)
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jun/17/trump-coronavirus-pandemic-recovery-missed-chance 120k lives lost because conservatives
Hi all! Similar to a lot of people I’m considering moving to a small city with a lower cost of living for the next few months. I’m currently based in NYC and my salary reflects that. Any considerations I should keep in mind and be prepared for when I bring this up to leadership?
Pros and cons of going into pharma? Obviously the salary. But I’m concerned about being stuck in pharma once I start as a junior. How can I be sure to grow as a writer and move on from it?
What's an appropriate conversation opener to talk about my comp expectations/goals for next year? I've busted my butt working long hours, taking on extra work etc. and I want to make sure it pays off.
I find it close to impossible to use all my PTO every single year. Sure, I maximized it 1-2 times, but gave up a lot over the years. Plan ahead, take Fridays off, pre-book trips. Suggestions?
Will expressing that a certain school is my top choice and I plan to accept if I get in during the interview help my chances or come off weird?
Anyone found an affordable adjustable standing desk they like? I have an iMac and a laptop is like to be able to fit on it.
Help! Received offer from client which I don’t intend on accepting. I would like to use it as way to bump up my pay internally. How should I go about doing this?
How long did it take you from starting your job search to getting an offer? Laid off recently and feeling super overwhelmed/depressed
How many years should you put in at MBB before trying to switch to FAANG? ~9 months in and would love to switch as soon as possible, but don’t want to be seen as leaving too early
Does anybody know about Highmark Health in Pittsburgh? What is the culture like? Why are there so many search firms that recruit for them?
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