Flying internationally for a wedding from the US (to Spain). Delta looks like the starting prices are lowest but I’m definitely not going to be cramped in economy. How is Comfort+ international? Does anyone strongly advise against delta & have recommendations for other airlines? Thanks in advance!
Surface Pro vs MacBook Pro for work. What’s your experience been? I travel frequently, so the Surface Pro is quite tempting. But being able to iMessage from the MacBook is very appealing
What's the travel policy at Accenture? Can you use your own card to book? Can you choose which hotel brand you want to stay at? Is there per diem?
Bain gbs (global business services) as part of bcc(bain capability center) How is this place for work, comparing to kpmg global services. In terms of Work life and all..
Are HOAs and property taxes a thing in London? Debating a job btwn nyc and London and while at first glance nyc looks better money wise, housing seems so so much more expensive if buying. HOA plus property taxes add thousands to the mortgage. Wondering how that looks like in London. Can’t find anything but initial stamp tax in whicb case the pay delta is narrowing…
Thinking of making the switch out of consulting. Travel is just too much for my wife. What roles/professions would you target back in industry with MC experience?
Just upgraded to the Amex Platinum - do I need the physical card to enter into the Delta lounge with a Delta boarding pass or can I use the digital version? Big newb here.
The gate agent at O'Hare called Global Services and 1Ks together. Don't know what that means. 1K requirements getting bumped up?
Any suggestions for good seats on Emirates to Dubai. Hoping to get a free upgrade to business but not holding my breath.
Visiting nyc for the first time next month. What area should I stay in? Any hotel recommendations?
What happens when you try to get rebooked after a flight is cancelled due to weather? Do you have to pay a change fee and/or the difference in fare? (Assuming no insurance, no status, personal travel)
Omg I forgot my headphones In the plane after an early morning flight with delta! Called them, waiting for a call back.. anything I can do to get them back ?
Hi Fishes.. what do yoiu recommend? Assurance in Deloitte USI or Financial Due Diligence in KPMG Global Services?
So I'm starting to transfer BTC to Poloniex to get involved in some alt cryptos. Once you've purchased those in Polo, what do you guys store those coins? In Polo, or do you transfer to a wallet somewhere.
Anyone know if IPG mediabrands is a known company? Specifically looking at taking a role in a data science group there
Hello! Anyone have recommendations of a good OBGYN in the Fairfax, VA area? I don’t have a gender preference but definitely would like someone experienced because I expect complications with my age and genetic stuff etc. I will be cross posting across other threads too.
Gah I secretly hate work events that are "casual" dress (in this case chicago promotion day) I never know what to wear. Why can't everything just be business casual it keeps things simple 😬
Thoughts on men's winter styles on client site. 1) is a north face or equivalent acceptable? 2) how to not ruin leather dress shoes in snow - bring boots?
My friend survived COVID, but is dealing with a lot of pervasive symptoms. Hair loss, intense headaches, tingling sensation etc. She and her boyfriend both had it and won’t be leaving their NY apt for a long time. What can I gift her? Feeling super inadequate and hoping for some good suggestions from this group
Aye, someone re-post the comp hack!
Can y’all recommend any pants to be worn with booties (e.g., Blondo) for a business casual look? Trying to find ways to avoid carrying an extra pair of shoes to the client each day during winter
Got an offer with Microsoft for L60 recruiter.Any idea on the salary ranges for the same and also around the work culture.Will help in my decision making.
I started a new job a month ago and I think I've made a huge mistake. I wanted work life balance, went to a well-known company that has a reputation for it, and have quickly learned that this will be quite the opposite. I am beginning to panic. How do I deal with applying for jobs, specifically the issue of "erasing" this job from my work history without getting in trouble? I feel weird stating that my last job is my "present" one but is there any other option?
Have a call with recruiter and need to give them salary range for Microsoft level 65, principal program manager in Redmond. Thoughts on ranges for base + benefits please? Asking here because I heard(from inside friends) the google search is giving outdated answers… TIA!
hi i have a tech offer to work in biz ops for $120k, 10% sign on bonus, 10% performance bonus, 100k in rsus. NYC. any thoughts? im 3yrs out of college
Starwood SPG or Marriot rewards - I have 100K in MR and 150k in SPG. I have not merged the two. is it better to convert SPG into MR or vica versa? Thanks.
Are firms done with their performance-based separations and layoffs yet? I have been holding my breath because I’m unassigned from now through the end of the year.
How competitive is the mbb and tier 2 consulting industry. Any tips on how to best survive and succeed vs other smart peers?
..."This is not a hotel... Pick up your shit"
Why Marriott has so much long term debt? They have this light asset approach and most of the properties are owned by their franchisees.
Got involved in a rather heated argument with my Partner regarding my frustrations with the job, did not explicitly state I resigned. My plan is to look for a new position and resign when I’m ready. Heard on the grapevine the Partner has been telling people I’ve resigned. What should I do to maximise my time on payroll while looking for a new job?
Dear MBB fishes, requesting your immediate guidance on data engineering practice. I currently have to pick one between FAANG vs MBB. Same base but 25K RSU difference. Please help me with your insights! Moving from industry in Midwest region.
How to deal with jealousy over friends and peers getting amazing job offers amidst my struggle to find a new role? It keeps happening and today my friend informed me he’s leaving for a 35% pay raise. I’m making 50K less than him now and feel criminally underpaid by my lackluster company.
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