I am glad COVID is still going on so I don’t have to make up excuses for not seeing my family during the holidays. It’s so nice to be able to say that I can’t travel right now. I am looking forward to a nice, stress-free holiday with my husband, not having to deal with my crazy family.
Got an offer from 🍎 - similar level & comp at hire, less travel, relo to Cali. Worth leaving the consulting world for a big tech name? I dont hate the current travel but its 🍎
DC folks - thoughts on capital one vs Marriott for long-term growth in an analytics or product career?
I love how the biscoff cookies served on Delta flights are larger now. It’s the little things 👏👏👏
Does anyone have any discount code for making personal reservations on Marriott? Thanks in advance.
Currently on track to end the year with 47 SPG nights (I already earned Platinum through stays). Worth it to burn 10,500 on 3 free nights just to get the 50 night gift?
I am a manager with EY India, planning to move to a big 4 in UAE. Want to understand how the work culture is there. Also, I am guessing travel would be across middle-East - what kind of clients and culture should I expect?
What’s the PTO like at MBB? Ease in taking it? Any options to buy additional PTO? Switching firms means starting at zero, so what do folks do with upcoming travel plans?
How can you fix a sticky/stuck keyboard key? It's my delete key so whenever I hit ctrl alt delete to login I'm annoyed even before I start doing anything
Am traveling to India through Frankfurt. Also my visa stamp is expired and have scheduled visa appointment in India. Do I need to have airport transit visa for travel through Frankfurt ?
Is SPG platinum free breakfast available for both room guests if only one has status? Seeing some conflicting info online
Need to spend $400 to make Delta Platinum next year. Anyone an idea how to do this best with no time..? Just spend a Sat flying around or do you know other options?
BONVOY PROPERTY WARNING: Avoid the Westin Irving Convention center (Dallas, TX). It just opened up and they clearly did do much testing in the QA environment before they went to production..cont’d...
This is the second Four Points I've stayed in that has "Never Gonna Give You Up" on the lobby music playlist #rickrolledagain
Anyone have success stories or otherwise of intl tax senior manager level moving to an in house, more focused fed/salt role?
Can we all agree that we’re blessed to even have the ability to WFH instead of being outright laid off? With every passing day my will to do unspeakable things to keep my golden-handcuff job increases
Placement vs Direct Hire. I’m being “courted” for 4 opportunities: 2 through placement and the others with reputable pharma agencies. I’m leaning towards interviewing with the direct hires. Thoughts?
Consulting market to shrink by 20 % in the US. Will this be absorbed by firms or are layoffs coming after the initial “layoffs are last resort message”? https://reports.sourceglobalresearch.com/portal/covid19/latest
I got an email before the holidays from KPMG that they would draft written offer post holiday break. is that something I can rely on, or would they have a chance of not sending offer? Thanks!
Has anyone successfully negotiated paid maternity leave while interviewing? Just wrapped up a great interview process and I want the job, but need to secure good leave first. Due mid-January
What’s a good salary 4 years out of undergrad in Philly for accountants? 95k all in good, bad, okay?
This is a very complicated lock - called the off duty crew to open the door (still not open) How many points?
Working at the home office today and had to pay for lunch. It's kind of a weird feeling. Bought the best value item on the menu instead of the most expensive.
I need to make a delta purchase for $100 statement credit. Amount of purchase doesn't matter so the cheaper the better. I'm not flying delta until December as of right now so I can't make any in-flight purchases. Any ideas? Or cheap add one for my Dec flight I can purchase now?
Enjoy consulting (and travel) but not 6 hour flight to client site. I’d kill to have even a 3-4 hour flight. I’ve tried a remote week but it’s the type of client that you NEED to be on site for.
Green Card Q: I’ve heard that you can move employer within 6 mos of filing your I-140 (I.e. not wait for it to be approved) if you’re on the L-1 visa. True or no?
7 years in technology consulting + 2 years at MBB + M7 MBA. Whats a decent salary range to aim for exit opps?
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