Anybody US-based scheduled a visa interview in Bucharest? How did you pay the fees? Apparently they accept only cash or online payments from a Romanian bank….
There is truly nothing like going through the shock of layoffs and then seeing your closest coworkers still here at the end of the day. Hold you peeps close today folks ❤️ 😔
Asking to the Indian folks, for the ones laid off or having issues and having to go back home, how is the job market currently in India? Any of you tried looking around?
Are Deloitte layoffs over after tomorrow? S&O just let go 10-15% of the work force. More to come?
Do any of the top consulting firms have analytics roles (preferably not super technical) that don’t require weekly travel?
Hey guys. For those planning a trip to India over the winter holidays, are flights with layovers still tricky, or good as long as you have vaccination / negative test? Specifically looking at Delta/Virgin Atlantic with layover in London. Thank you.
Kicking off travel - anyone done any recent research on best reward cards / program etc?
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Nothing today on the S& layoffs?
Does the WLB get better when you move up? Or does it get worse with increased travel, more hours, and weekend work? Wondering if it’s even worth pursuing partnership.
Staff sent out paper AR confirms and got them back. Manager saw them and asked why their wasn't fold marks. Turns out staff forged signatures cause he didn't send them. Partner came out and fired him!
Have the CSR, if I downgrade to the preferred, do I lose the UR travel redemption value (1point ~ 1.5c)? Is redemption value specific to a card? How does UR value work if you have multiple cards?
Who did the amex spots with the violinist and the people all shot from behind? That's not Ogilvy, is it?
I got fired from Facebook in 2013 and then got a better job at Google (five years now). I want to go back to Facebook, but I'm not sure if they'd consider me again, or if it's even less likely.
How does on get global services on United. Anyone figure out the threshold yet? Based on experience, it's not miles. If it's spend, and Platinum is $12K PQD, maybe it's $20K PQD?
PSA for Allen Edmonds fans: if you have a personal AMEX Platinum card, you can get $50 back on $200+ of spend by 12/25. Must register on the “AMEX Offers” page or in the app.
Planning to open another bank account. Currently have Wells Fargo and chase. Any suggestions? Also, how many bank accounts on avg does one have?
Feeling really down and anxious about the fact that a few of my close team members were laid off. Tips for adjusting into my new work environment and continuing to job search without feeling so anxious all the time?
How does Deloitte corporate Amex work? Am I expected to use it for all travel? Or can I book hotels etc on personal and expense them later. If it matters, I am joining FDD practice
AM here, on our corporate AMex card who pays the yearly 115$ for the rewards points? Is this exoensed
DFW AA lounge WiFi password this month? Thanks!
Anyone here exited from BIG4 to Salesforce? What do you like about the switch? Interviewing for a role next week and trying to find out more about life on other side.
Lol. Glad to see DE&I leadership at Disney is so diverse. https://www.cbr.com/disney-diversity-councils-bob-chapek-bob-iger/
How much are the hourly rates for the seasonal contractors at the B4 firms? Especially in tax. Thanks
Has anyone butchered a case interview, recovered from it, and have gotten the job? If so, how did you recover from it? Any advice for those who are scared shitless of case interviews?
If you could work remotely full time and live anywhere in the US where would you choose to live? (Assuming all visa hassles addresses around proximity to office etc)
Anyone else ever feel like a completely inadequate consultant? I'm struggling with performance quality on this project because I just feel dumb and it demotivates me to really strive to improve. Possibly also impacted by burnout because I performed well on other engagements and enjoyed my teams more. Just not sure where to go from here to get where I need to be.
Anyone looking for a freelance graphic designer or illustrator? Just got laid off, and could use something to hold me over.
Given the hot job market, do ya’ll desi fish get inundated with messages from recruiters on LinkedIn? Somehow I have not had even one reach out outside of some boutique firms. Wondering if we are being ignored because of the whole visa thing.
Anybody work at Amazon? Are their offers negotiable? My husband got an offer for a senior position in the VA office paying $120k plus $20k bonus plus 13 shares of stock that vest over 4 years. My husband has ~6 years of experience (2 yrs midsize PA plus various industry roles) so the senior title is low but have heard you have to take a step down in title to work at Fortune 25 companies. He likes the offer but not sure if he should negotiate for more because it’s expected?
I'm client-side, but work with an awesome media agency. I've been looking at opportunities on their site lately. How weird would it be for a client to apply to a job with the agency they're working with?
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!
Given $1k investment minimums for most corp bonds, what is a decent amount to start with? Weighing out the benefits of individual vs ETF
BCG 🐠 or anyone else who recently interviewed with BCG - is there a new interview format? If so, can someone please share this format. I saw someone mentioned online test, and math test etc. instead of case studies.
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