What is the best hotel for under 200gbp in London in mid September. Strong preference for Marriott, SPG, and Hilton if necessary
I wasn't just drunk at the end of the holiday party (and after party), I was hammered drunk. I'm pretty sure I was walking in a busy road and a Good Samaritan took me back to my hotel. Good times.
What is the normal procedure when company travel policy is different from client travel policy?
In my case, the client’s travel policy can be expensed but it is a lower flight class (cont.)
Hello, I have an offer from Capgemini Invent in Chicago. What should I expect in terms of salary/year? Would that be enough to live comfortably? I live in Europe with w a wife but no kids, never lived in the US.
Also, I heard US consultants travel every week, is is also the case in Chicago? We don't travel that much in Europe..thanks for helping out!
Planning a trip to London during the July 4th break. Hotels are super expensive. Don’t want to stay at an AirBnB. Any hotel hacks?
Walked from one end of DTW to the other thinking "awesome, I'll grab some chick film a for the flight" until I got there and it's Sunday
Any references for day wise stay near gurgaon office? I am planning to do travel every week from my hometown.
MS degree, 4YOE, currently working at a boutique life science consulting in NYC, ~132k TC, managing 10 people across 3 clients.
Client offered TC ~220k (170k base) with travel comp for a SM job, top 40 biotech by market cap.
Pros - 0 transition (same work/team), wlb, TC, no relocation, have an advocate
Cons - wanted AD but offered SM, less exposure to different work, more personal effort to keep up w industry knowledge and new tools
Worth the jump? Any thoughts/comments are appreciated!
I recently accepted an offer and have onboarding coming up. Any idea how busy I’ll be in the evenings for those couple of days? The calendar invite only goes until 4pm but I wasn’t sure if there’s any additional events that go on. My fiancé wants to travel with me so we can spend some time in the city where I’m onboarding, but not sure if I’ll be busy the entire time or not.
Anyone recently switch to T-Mobile over ATT? How's the service coverage when you travel? Tall buildings? Anyone know the EY or KPMG discount offhand?
How do we register marriage in california?
Married on 23rd. I'll travel back to california in a week. Can I register marriage in cali for the 23rd Feb.
Preferable to register marriage in US or india?
Does one get a say in the type of projects or clients in advisory/consulting they want to be on? Asking due to travel preferences on location.. TIA!
Credit card suggestion please! New to the US! Finally established a high enough credit score after 6 months, looking for a second line of credit card aside from our own international bank which is focused on expat services.
We travel quite frequently (international travels 3-4 times a year; domestic travel in the US is every month), and love boutique hotels. There’s so many cards out there… I’m so lost don’t even know where to start the camparison. Thanks!
Any feedback regarding BCG - Change and Communications Specialist role? (Salary, travel etc.)
It is an internal role as compared to my current role which is client facing.
As of today the last of my airline status is now gone. I’m starting from scratch in a dual-hub city, Chicago, what are your preferences between American and United airlines?
Anyone needs tickets for Atlanta united game? I have two in the supporters section you can have free.
What is better hertz or Avis loyalty program? I have been on hertz (president circle status due to united status) and collected points a few free rental days now. But hertz always seems so much more expensive to me for personal trips and I end up buying Avis. Should I just shift to Avis? United has also ended its partnership with Hertz now, hence wondering.
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How did I get invited to this charade? I guess I duper someone. Standard industry issue.
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1. Is it a good deal ? Else how to negotiate?
2. Also what's your suggestions about joining Microfocus?
3. Please help clarify on the in hand salary as well.
What’s the going total comp for a corporate development manager in HCOL? Publicly traded company
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