Have one week for shopping mortgage for first house. Where do i start, any online sites , credit unions or mortgage agencies that are offering low rate loans. First time home buyer so no clue what to look for. Any tips to work with PMI, points , loan terms.
Did anyone get the SPG announcement email saying the accounts merge is going to be official come August? Does this mean our SPG points will start diluting??
Real talk 2: if you decide to have children, it’s entirely possible you will not like the child at first (or at various points). It’s a huge decision, and having complex feelings about the matter is completely valid
363 words. Most in 10 pt. font. More than a dozen bullet points. Black text, white template. One. Single. Slide. Welcome to government consulting.
Do I still get Marriott points / nights when booking through firms travel agency (adelman)?
Consultant with loads of points, any suggestions for honeymoon spots in winter? Outside USA.
someone save this attorneys job. I hired an attorney with 5 years experience. I send her assignments and usually the law we're using. She never reads the breifs or memos we've prepared. Does her own research and usually misses the points. When I ask why she says she's intimidated by the memos etc and they're "hard". That drove me up a wall. We don't get paid to do easy things. Just because it's hard you give up? WTF.
Looking to switch consulting firms purely in the interest of making more money bc ingrown consultants make less. What are some good points in career to make that switch (timeline wise) Note: 2nd year
Best way to maximize value of UR points?
Someone remind me please, if I book a flight through Chase portal, my elite status will kick in vs. if I book a hotel through the portal I won’t get the points, correct?
How do consultants incorporate %’s into resume when you’ve worked on 6481538474 engagements? (All my current bullet points are generalized)
How’s the Royal Hawaiian Resort? Thinking about redeem 5 nights there. Worth it? 20000 points per night .
Is the a black market for rewards points? I want to get rid of my delta points for either American or Marriott points
Any recs on finding a good tutor for GMAT? Should I look a different place for quant vs. verbal tutors, or are there tutors that can help with both? Also, is it realistic to think I can get someone for $150 an hour, or is that too low? Lastly, how many tutoring sessions do you think are necessary to reap the benefits? (Lots of Qs, sorry!) For context, am considering using a tutor specifically to help tighten up weak points between my 1st and 2nd sitting
How is the Canadian consulting market like, do Toronto consultants stay on local clients for the most part? So no airline miles and hotel points? Asking since Toronto has disproportionate population and economy share in Canada. I am from the US firm.
Dumb q- will my status with AA carry over to JetBlue? I know you can now earn points with them
What legal resources do you find are imperative for effective corporate law practice? Bonus points for legal resources related to in-house life sciences corporate law practice specifically.
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?
Current salary: $85k. Offer from another firm for $105k. Is it worth asking big D to match?
I just made the switch to my new firm about 3 months ago and the partner and I have not gotten along. I’m a second year in lit, and most of his associates are more senior so he expects us to run point but during the interview I told him I still need a little mentoring. Now, every misstep I make he kills me for it. Should I make a move now or wait it out hoping it gets better?
What's the budget of IBM for lateral hiring on band 07b, for 8.1 years experience (java full stack developer)?
Experienced Fishes who jumped from Big 4 or consulting to BCG/ Mck . Do you get proper raises and level or did you have to sacrifice for brand. How easy was it for you to assimilate?
I was having IT issues when my firm migrated to Microsoft teams. I was getting help and they took control to do their trouble shooting. After fixing the issue, he suddenly video called himself to test it all works. I was laying in bed naked when the cam turned on 💀
Hi! For US citizens traveling back tonUS from Canada, what type of COVID testing is done and where can it be taken from? When can we do the booking and how long before the flight should we take the test?
Where can I buy a good flat / house for 500k in London? First time future home owner on a PwC Manager salary (it’s not much) but have savings from my time in the US + parents will help a little bit if needed for the mortgage I’m 25 so does that make me early / late to the party as it relates to buying property?
Where can I find the best, short primer on PE work? Have an interview for a retool and have only sued PE firms, not helped form them.
Just joined Deloitte in July out of UG, but want to make move to MBB. Is it a good idea to start applying right away or do I need more experience before making the jump?
PSA: PwC has unfrozen comp and will be giving base comp adjustments effective on 01/01/2021. Advisory on cohort system will be trued up to their current cohort based on FY20 salary and all other groups will receive incremental salary adjustments from 1-5%. Now that’s a Christmas gift!
When you match with someone really attractive on tinder on the day you roll off.....#thestruggle
Anyone ever had a couple of off weeks and felt like they're bombing their project after being super successful on prior projects? How did you refocus and regroup/save your reputation on the project?
I'm sorry if this is out of place, but is anyone interested in coming on my veteran podcast? I work for a Nonprofit Organization that provides supportive services to veterans in CA, NV and AZ and our podcast discusses issues relevant to veterans. I'm organically searching for veterans who are willing to talk about their experiences, mental health and healthcare, employment, case management, housing for the homeless, etc. We don't require you to be an expert on anything.
My last day at my current job is Wednesday and I’m not starting my new job until 10/4. My health insurance ends on midnight Wednesday. What should I do for those 10 days in between? Seems ridiculous to pay for COBRA for only 10 days.
I have an exploratory call with a recruiter to determine opportunities I’m interested in. It’s a Zoom call. Would you dress up for it?
Anyone know anything about Smartsheet? Have a potential offer to leave big 4 for a 25% increase. Worth it?
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