How’s the Royal Hawaiian Resort? Thinking about redeem 5 nights there. Worth it? 20000 points per night .
Selling points of being a CPA and CFE going into Managing Consulting without getting a MBA.
How do you coach someone with multiple development points? I can list 3-4 broader points but feel that it may be a lot of negative feedback for someone esp. since they have not been receptive ...
I have a GRE from a few years ago equivalent to a 750 GMAT. Quant is the only section where I lost points. At this point, is it worth attempting a marginally higher score on the GMAT, esp quant?
363 words. Most in 10 pt. font. More than a dozen bullet points. Black text, white template. One. Single. Slide. Welcome to government consulting.
How do consultants incorporate %’s into resume when you’ve worked on 6481538474 engagements? (All my current bullet points are generalized)
Going into last night I had a 10 point lead with DeAndre Hopkins to play and a flex (David Montgomery or Allen Robinson) and my boss had Taylor Lockett. Thought I had this on lock and then Lockett decides to go off for 50+ points. Now I'm down 20 points with an open flex spot for Montgomery or Robinson. Leaning towards Robinson since Montgomery hasn't had a good game since Week 2. Thoughts?
Just used points to book first class tickets to Hawaii for my boo and I next month! Feels so good to finally fly somewhere I want to go without paying for it!
If you get some development points and a partially at level in your third year, are you screwed for promotion?
For those who make significantly more money than their partners and don’t have kids — how do you a handle money? What are the tension points? Anything you’d do differently?
United fliers! With the RPU/GPU's concerted to Plus points... Does anyone know if the current plus points in the account also expire on January 31,2020?
My niece is getting in on the points game. Aside from TPG where should I send her to self educate? Any card recommendations? Her hubby is military so they won’t have to pay fees on most cards. Thanks!
What salary can you expect for fed consulting coming out of an MBA program like Georgetown? I know commercial is ~145k base but have no data points on fed salaries.
800+ points down today! Oof!
Anyone modeled how much you save on daily/monthly expenses annually? Eg less gas, paid lunches, no gym, phone fees, free vacations thru of points. As a fam guy my est is it’s $5-$10k/year. > if single
For Atlanta taxpayers, when do you pay your tax bill? How do you pay it? Use a card and get points? Any advantage to paying sooner VS later?
Points vs a dirty room? Curious if fellow Marriotters take the 250 pts for no maid service or desire a clean room?
Legit question: now that 90% of you all don’t have an expense account or travel, why are you doing consulting? Wlb and pay are shit, professional dev opps are good but can be developed in 2-3 years - so why not leave after
Airline offered $1000 this morning to take a later flight. Couldn't take it because a senior manager on my project was sitting next to the gate. 😭
I have a lead on a great paying Sr Business Affairs role. Can do fully remote. DM for details.
Thoughts on Indexed Universal Life Insurance as an investment vehicle? I hear the pros and cons from the sellers of this, whom I understand gain heavy commissions. But wanted to get thoughts from investors and if this isn't a good vehicle, what alternative investment vehicles do you suggest (outside of stocks, Roth, 401k, and real estate)? Looking to diversify my portfolio. I'm 43, married, income 600k combined, and we have 2 properties worth 3m and investment accounts worth ~2-3m. Thanks!
Want to shift from advertising strategy into a brand side marketing gig or a product design role. Thinking about getting a masters MBA or masters in industrial design to make the shift. I’m having a hard time getting companies to consider me otherwise and feel like I have quite a few skill gaps to cover. Good idea or waste of money?
I have an amazing job offer that i’m torn about because of some red flags. Any CDs or above willing to think through it with me over DM? 🙏 Hesitant to share details here bc they might out both companies. For context both my current role and the offer are in house in tech in CA.
Any ladies here golf? I just bought a home in a golfing/lakeside community and now want to pickup the sport. Any deets on where to but cute golfing outfits/shoes? Tips on getting started? Planning on setting up a few lessons soon…TIA
What is the appropriate amount of time to follow up with a company after they've verbally told you they would be giving you an offer? I don't want to look desperate as I know that's not great for salary negotiation but it's been a week and I really want to follow up!
Pence: why couldn't you lose the election gracefully? You just had to take out LGA to send a message.
If firms go exclusively remote, I have zero reason to remain living near “home office”. Likelihood we’ll shift to that model, and can live wherever?
to 🐠 with severe anxiety/prone to panic attacks: i need guidance on how to help my loved ones manage through their anxiety. their anxiety is usually triggered by health related situations so COVID-19 has been especially difficult for them. scenarios of them getting triggered include when they’re running, they sometimes get bouts of coughs so then they panic, thinking they can’t breathe. or they accidentally touch harsh chemicals and think they injected toxins. how can i help and be supportive?
Anyone know if companies are doing virtual holiday parties and if so, what are they doing? I’m tasked with planning mine, but if I have to sit on another awkward zoom happy hour I might just explode. Open to suggestions or ideas. My team is spread out internationally, so even sending a stupid “swag” gift is next to impossible.
Slalom manager pay ? With and without MBA? Are the long term pay scales just bad compare to big 4? I don't get why more people don't switch
NM WMA with $1M+GDC but not enough ins. sales according to 'Mother Mutual'. They'll cut my grid by 5%, increase program fees for us AND advisory fees for clients. Any former NM reps go indy out there?
Is losing a parent supposed to hurt this much? Doesn't feel natural. Depressing is not the word, it's worse. 😞
Is it even possible to get HSW with a low GPA (3.3-3.5 range) if you’re an ORM guy? Even if you went to top 20 undergrad, top GMAT (780-800), good work experience (top consulting firms+FAANG)?
Folks who’ve done their MS here (not MBA) - With 2-3 yrs of experience do you think a 1 page CV works or does one elaborate into 2 pages atleast. Also looking for perspective from folks who handle tech recruiting.
Weighing a decision to join either West Monroe Partners (HLS practice) or HealthScape Advisors. Both offers are to come in as a Manager. What would you do assuming total comp is about equal?
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