Does anyone have any tips on how to make the best out of Amtrak? Is there any use for the points? Also does anyone have a seat alert tool for trains if you want to know if bus class becomes available?
To the data scientists out there, how much are you making (total comp)? Thinking of switching from general consulting to data science, but the data scientist salaries seem to very quite a bit. Further, most of the data points appear to be US salaries
Anybody sign up for Altitude Reserve/will sign up in the next few days? Curious on more data points beyond r/churning
Anybody take BEC - feel terrible about the exam - and end up passing? The multiple choice was terrible and I feel I may have lost many points there
My wife setup an introductory meeting with a T2 strategy firm's managing partner. She doesn't work with him but has a friend who does, which is how this was setup. I'm trying to transition from implementation (10 years) to strategy so I really want to impress. What talking points and questions would you all recommend?
Found a cockroach in my hotel room (Mariott) at night! What is a reasonable amount of points that you would expect from Mariott for this nightmare?
TFW your parents say they don't know where you live so you book them into a Westin on points. Welcome home, mom and dad
Who's got the most fishbowl points?
To what extent would picking a T10 (Haas, Tuck) over a T15 (excluding Stern and Cornell) positively influence my IB/consulting recruiting outcomes, assuming all else equal? Would IB employers note this difference in rankings? Always heard that the lower down the T15 you go, the more 'plus points' (e.g. relevant pre-MBA experience, high GMAT, URM) you'll need on your application to compensate for the school's rank, and while it sounds naive, I just wanted to see if there's any truth to this?
Is there any way to get a better offer on the SPG AmEx? 25K just seems too low, but I'm also losing free points by waiting...
Checked in at a Sheraton on my bday tonight, but no HBD from the front desk. How many points?
Any estimates of SM salary range for IBM digital business strategy group? Any data points are appreciated
How often is complaining for points too often?
Need points help: current Delta gold, only 7000 MQMs from plat for 2017 but current project ends soon and expecting to fly Star Alliance. Should I stop before hitting plat to carry MQMs for 2018?
Thank the lord for Rodgers and Adams. They might just have pulled through enough for me to win the chip. I just need Buffalo D to get less than 11 points and the chip is mine
Cheapest SPG hotels in Seattle to book with points? Search shows "Please contact us" instead of point costs...
Spg or Hilton honors? Currently spg plat but wanted to know if anyone had better experiences with Hilton (service, upgrades, points accumulation mainly)
My Delta flight is delayed 3+ hours for the second time in less than 2 weeks. What’s the best way to get compensation? I’m on the verge of Diamond and not usually one to complain, but this is old...
Hi guys, I switched 20 days back to Optum. I have 7 years of experience working as a full stack Engineer, who is passionate working on both front end and back end on latest technologies. But my project is working only on back end with 10 years old tech stack. There is no front end work at all. What should I do? I don't like working here at all, but I am not sure whether moving out again in a month will give bad Impression on my resume. Hence please give me advice on this situation
Anyone recently visit France from US and get a French “health pass” for Covid coverage? I applied online but haven’t heard anything back
Fish community! Looking for freelance consulting / advisory help: Building a healthcare / technology / combo product / service line for sale to city governments / police departments. Anyone have experience with selling to city / county / police and can help with the intricacies of the sales process (and introductions) perhaps? What’s an example of a comparable so we can find the right person for this engagement? Could consider a contract-to-hire role for the right profile. TIA!
Is anyone noticing a trend toward offering part-time or contract roles to reduce risk/cost of bringing on full-time talent?
What type of self help strategies do individuals actually find helpful when you feel burn out or stuck in a rut? Any books, apps, meditation, podcasts, etc, others find helpful? I've done therapy and it has definitely helped this past year with covid and a marriage separation, starting to feel like I'm making progress and want to keep up the momentum. Looking to see what type of self help others find actually beneficial and would love to use that to help others stuck in burn out too
I have 2 job offers, one in San Francisco and one with a Fortune 500 company in Nashville. Is going to San Francisco worth it if the pay is comparable?
If you move from a position in say Assurance or Tax to a position in IFS, do you keep your base salary or will they lower it to align with the position?
Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
Hi Fishes, I once remember seeing a webpage which had all my awards ( spot , client ) detail Anyone aware of the exact location ? May be somewhere on ToD
Have an interview for a federal job. Would it be ok to ask if there's an expected timeline for their decision at the end? I really want this position, but I don't want to hold off on other things if it'll take months for them to finalize selection.
Hey all, when would you say is a good time to inform your direct manager of your upcoming parental leave? Wife is expecting but not sure when I should tell my boss so we can plan on transitioning / back filing before I’m out. Thoughts please?
Homeowners question. We have an old AC unit that will need to be replaced in the near future. It uses the old Freon that’s been discontinued. Do people usually pay outright for a new AC unit or is there like some kind of insurance we can add on if ours goes out?
Currently considering offers from 2 big 4 firms for entry level audit opportunities. I’m a bit concerned about the burn out that everybody’s talking about in PA￼. Any advice on how to avoid it or at least minimize the effects?
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