Client system down. Charge time still? (Currently at hotel and was gonna do some time before going to client site). Need 12 hours/day everyday so trying to see how late ill be up tonight
AA is looking for a third aircraft for us tonight, first two had mechanical issues. Looks like I might not need my hotel tonight we’re so delayed. How many points?
Used Skiplagged to book a United flight. Hidden city on a one way saved $300 per person, so was worth it. I know conventional wisdom is to not connect to MileagePlus, but it should be fine if it's just one time, right? Seems like I could just say someone in my party felt sick so we missed second leg.
Booked a flight on Delta after my AA was canceled and I got Zone 1 despite having no status. Did I miss something? It's a small plane so maybe everyone is Zone 1? LGA-ORD
Hey everyone! Recent transplant (26 F) who moved here during Covid (family reasons) so still not quite familiar with the areas. I’m currently living in Brentwood but looking to move. I’m considering Marina Del Rey as I want to be a bit closer to the office (in Venice) and the airport for when things open back up/travel resumes. I tried searching here but didn’t see a lot - what is the reputation of Mar Vista (and if possible - how is that different than Brentwood?). All opinions welcome! 🙂
Hertz SPG status match with points double dip is a game changer. Deuces Avis. 5 Star for Plat. Pres Circle for Plat100.
What are you passionate about? Any tips on how to reflect on that? I feel like I’m spiraling into an identity crisis trying to think of my “story.” My work experience isn’t in any particular industry, and my personal life feels standard to millennials - food, travel, outdoor activities, art/culture
I never fly American and am about to next weekend. They don't have an Economy plus option? They're trying to charge me $35 for a "preferred location" but not more legroom??
Does anyone have any tips on conquering fear of flying? I have a phobia that I will have a panic attack on the plane while flying alone. I just got prescribed Xanax just for the flight but have never taken it before and would love to know if that has helped you? (I’m not scared of crashing or anything, I’m just claustrophobic and hate not feeling in control and have panic attacks about having panic attacks haha.)
Help & suggestions please. I don’t have parents and recently had a kid. I am having trouble in recovery and my daughter is a preemie. I am going back to work in December but can’t send kid to daycare due to health. My aunt who raised me wants to visit and help me out , see places too. With the travel ban going away , can she get a visitor visa so that I have someone reliable in the house along with the new nanny. Are visitor visas possible to get now ? MIL is another option but she is aged.
Flight delayed and deplaned...peasant travelers rush to line up at the desk, business travelers call the diamond line from the comfort of a seat drinking coffee watching the chaos 😂
Anyone following this gabby petito case? I’ve been for weeks and it’s truly shocking how easily avoidable this could have been if the officers who stopped them didn’t fall for her fiancé’s “victim” bs. I can’t believe they told her to sleep in her van and put him up in a hotel for the night. The entire situation is a true mirror of how flawed our law enforcement system is to deal with crisis situations or DV disturbances.
Coronavirus: what are your company's policies on this? any offices shutdown? travel restrictions? certain employees quarantined? key company meetings or events canceled?
What should the salary be for a vet with 8 years doing Logistics to Financials, Amazon Manager for 1.25 yrs, PROS 2.25 years as Sr. Buyer who is also a contract specialist. Current Vendor Manager, Travel Manager and Corporate Card Manager but trasient for about 1.5 years and currently controlling. Contract Labor Work Orders for a year with negotiations through Covid. I currently make 77.5k base with total comp around 85. Please any insight would be helpful. I need some comp insight for 4 jobs.
I never want to fly American again! Eh
I'm in forensic advisory and am looking to make moves. Any ideas on how to change paths? 2 years, CPA CFE
Hi ladies! Has anyone ever had a mental breakdown on the client site? I almost reached my breaking point after dealing with a psychotic PM for 7 months yesterday on the site and cried in the bathroom.
I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Big 4 Consulting- are the hours, work life balance, engagements any different in the consulting world over audit/assurance busy seasons? dont want to work busy season hours anymore but want to still gain experience in multiple different projects instead of going straight to industry
Declined a job offer with 18% raise a few weeks ago because I wasn’t ready to move companies. Starting to regret it but took a risk hoping I’ll love my next project. How will I know if I made the right decision?
Has anyone filed for an H1B extension with consular processing recently? How are the approvals these day? Are we seeing many RFEs?
Went out this weekend for my cousin’s 21st bday. My cousin ended up getting super sick, throwing up at the bar, etc. my buddy and his gf came to the same bar (they were celebrating gf’s bday). Seeing my cousin in a bad state I decided to take her home. My buddy’s gf got super mad at me and my gf for wanting to care for my cousin. She then gave a half assed apology saying she was annoyed at the situation. I don’t really know how to bring this up to my friend. Any suggestions are appreciated!
What should I expect for the interview process for Accenture Federal at the Sr Analyst level? Thank you !
Does Accenture really lay off people? How is the job security? Got an opportunity in cloud support project, having 6 years of experience.. heard that in a team one of team members is given a deliberate PIP which leads to termination at the end of day, is it true? And do people actually get the variable amount in hand?? it's too high compared to other companies. Please help.
Any advice for someone (a friend) looking to transition from film production to advertising (in toronto, if that matters)? Having a ton of trouble getting even an interview for a junior role - even the most junior account roles are asking for 1-3 years of agency experience. TONS of transferable skills and super eager/great attitude, just hitting a wall. I suspect all it’ll take is a break by one of the many people he’s met for coffee, but any advice or words of wisdom would be appreciated.
Would love to hear about your experiences at Olive AI! What is the work culture like at olive? Pros/cons? Salary ranges. Looking to make the jump!
Can anyone share your experience /what you've heard about Kearney healthcare practice? 1) How's the exposure to pharma /biotech (as compared to pharmacies / consumer health) ? 2) How’s the hour? TIA!
Just got an offer at ACN as a Strategy Manager and HR made it clear that parental leave was 2 weeks fully paid for men. Theoretically up until 12 weeks is covered by NY State ($900 weekly). What would you do? Have you seen men take a few months off for parental leave in consulting even if unpaid?
Beginner and trying to get my finances in order. Income: $200k+. Maxed out 401k for the year. I have $60k in my savings account (just paid student debt off this year). I’ve searched the bowl… Are next steps: (a) invest (maybe $30k?) in ETFs and add to it each month, (b) open a HYS at HMBradley to hopefully get a high interest next quarter? I’m not convinced about the mega back door Roth (whether it makes sense for my situation) so putting in only a small amount there. Any thoughts? TIA!
Is general consensus that Revolut’s interview process not worth the massive effort given WLB, culture etc?
Has anyone been in a situation (apartment / condo) where they had a shared wall with a smoking permitted-unit where there was a regular smoker - did anyone speak to your doctor / receive medical advice about whether the secondhand smoke exposure would be enough to potentially cause medical issues? In this case, there would be a shared wall but not a shared ventilation system - slightly concerned about the smell but mostly concerned about medical issues given the carcinogens in cig smoke
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