Any recs for most convenient Marriott/SPG hotel in SF? Spending 2 night there to be a typical tourist!
Can you get fired while you are pregnant in NJ? My work has been slightly affected due to what I am going through but my manager sent me a long email today pointing the things that had to be fixed. We have weekly one on one calls to discuss work. Maybe they are collecting evidence before firing me.
Best domestic beach getaway from NYC? Willing to fly, just not sure where to, as I’m new to the Southeast beach scene and don’t know what’s best for a long weekend in February. What are your Marriott resort recommendations? Don’t need anything fancy - just quiet area, clean rooms, nice beach setup, and safe ☺️
How often do people get pregnant on the first time? Feel like it’s common amongst friends but then I hear of so many having trouble trying to conceive
Friends, I highlighted and denied working late because of my child. I was performing good but not in the eyes of my manager. He gave me the worst rating and my scatterplot is at the middle of quadrant 3 behind all SCON at my level. This is also because one SCON at my level is manager’s favourite and I joined recently. Can I expect some increment or what will happen to variable? Please guide me saviours!! Also my coach is supporting me and has given a very good rating.
Do you have to spend a certain number of months at PwC before you get their parental leave benefits?
Are you guys aware of any United status upgrade promotion challenge for Deloitte employees? Moving from gold to platinum or platinum to 1K if you fly ...miles in next 3 months.
Hi, I’m currently on parental leave and interested in doing some minor side huddling like case coaching or college essay editing etc. Something consultants can do well and easily. Are there known websites/ forums to offer these services and get connected to clients?
What are good value International routes to redeem Delta sky miles? Routes that are under 100 K on United /AA are like 400K on delta in miles. Or is it the case that they are devalued so much?
Regrettably hit plat on United and AA this week. Should I shift over to delta now? La/nyc based and plan on some Europe travel this year. Flights being taken will be transcon bus for earnings.
Hi moms - Can anyone share what you do with 2 - 3 YO on weekends? We are usually catching up on house chores and I feel my kid runs aimlessly around the house most of the day. We try to take a hike, go for the library or playground but with pandemic we have limited to only these 2 activities. My kid is terrified of people, going out after being locked inside the house for more than a year. We took him to the beech, play area with kids and he kept yelling back home the entire time.
For IBM’ers that travel, do you have any status partnerships or challenges with airlines/hotels?
My husband is having his mother stay with us while she recovers from some health issues. Both are expecting me to help her because I am a woman. I don’t know how to handle this, and feel that divorcing him is the only option.
United Platinum here - got an offer to pay ~$6k for upgrade to 1K. Thoughts on if it’s worth it? Already belong to Club (United Infinite) and have CLEAR credit through Amex Platinum. Still have 40 plus points from hitting Platinum last year. Unlikely to travel for business until late 2Q at earliest but have 2-3 transcontinental flights planned for summer and 1 transatlantic for fall. Maybe another 1-2 shorter trips this year as well. I imagine I’d use my extra plus points on all these.
My in-laws currently live nearby and they have been so wonderful with date nights, weekday babysitting, etc now that we have a 10 month old. We will probably have baby number 2 right after husband graduates, which is also when we want to move cities. Would love to hear stories about people who make it work/thrive without family nearby (budgets for hired help, etc). We would probably move 3-4 hours away from them, where we have most of our network (but not immediate family).
Best travel credit card to have for personal use? I was thinking of getting the Amex Gold. I already have a Delta Skymiles Gold, but it looks like the Amex Gold has better perks. Thoughts?
So glad I found this bowl. We just found out we’re pregnant and I’ve had a hard time so far finding a good support group since we’re keeping this a secret for a while! Anyone else due early October? 10/3 here. 🥰 would love to connect! x
SC on my team micromanages me and another consultant. Manager seems to support it and only critiques our work but not his (writing I mean). We’re all adults here but this feels like I’m a kid smh
S2 in audit looking to get into TAS/deals. Would you suggest getting into B4 FDD or looking outside of big 4 (ie associate role). Thanks! Any suggestions appreciated
Keep chase sapphire preferred for the potential referral bonuses (and transfer to CSR) or downgrade to Freedom?
How is working at BKD LLP? Are they 100% WFH?
What is the exact date on which utilization tracking for FY2018 started? I know it's March sometime. When does it end?
Houston: Insurance associate. DM me!
Quitting the firm. Employed since early 2015. How does the 401k match work given the end of calendar year is coming up? Is the match prorated if I’m not employed with EY on Jan 1?
Does anyone work at capital one as a business analyst? What tips do you have for someone trying to break in? Would you be willing to get on the phone with me and provide some advice based on my background? I just got laid off and really would like to make the pivot
How does one interview 1Ls?
Folks, Is it legal for H1B visa holders to be on two rental agreements ? I have my name on my own lease and might have to add my name in my wife’s lease (in a diff city & state) ?
Just accepted an offer with JP Morgan. Starting soon, any benefits I should be aware of?
Curious about the comp at firms like OW, ATK, and Alix. What would an experienced but not senior partner take in per year and how is it structured?
Would u move from Consulting to Google (non tech position) even if TC is expected to be less than ur current TC?
Such low utilization at the firm I'm just over one calendar year now since start date. Is the bench at Deloitte for IM pretty big or am I the only one? About to get fired..
Looking for Senior Copywriter Both HCP & DTC Copy Subs Both HCP & DTC ADC/CD Copy both HCP & DTC Remote position, Agency background is required! DM if interested!
client wants to post the 16:9 video we shot in a vertical format, something never previously discussed or planned. imagine demanding to butcher your own content for no reason. why are people like this
Folks who recently flew into the US, has anyone used report from at home covid tests (e.g., mylab coviself) for travel purposes? Is that acceptable?
Indian Folks - any luck with getting appts in India for a US Visa? Are you considering a deferral?
I have consistently gotten Bs in every single class in law school with a single A- and B+ thrown into the mix. I have extensive work experience prior to school having worked at a firm as a legal assistant and in entertainment before that. Where should I be applying now that firms have concluded summer program hiring and probably aren’t excited by my mediocre grades? I am intelligent and hard working with excellent interpersonal skills, but when it comes to exams I am weak. Any advice for a 2L?
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