General musing - it seems like the vast majority of recs in here are for super expensive hotels and resorts (St Regis, etc). I work in consulting and make good money but can’t fathom spending $600+ a night on a hotel. Am I really in the minority or is it just that ppl staying at the Ritz want to show off?
Any recommendation for a solo trip in the U.S? I’m 27F, petite, Asian American, don’t drive so renting a car is out of option :/ I love good food, city, nature, adventure, chilling in beach, etc. Basically everything lol I would like somewhere that’s relatively safe to travel solo, don’t need a rental car (Uber or public transport is ok), and has good things to do there. Needing your help!
Would it be okay for me to travel internationally in a couple of months' time? For details: I'm an Indian citizen with a H1B visa, stamping valid till 2022. Thanks!
What interest rate are ppl locking in on a 30year mortgage? Please share FICO, LTV, down payment, and any points. Curious to see with bottom of the barrel 10 year yields, if people are able to get rates under 3%
Does anyone else miss when Delta sky club used to have Nutella. Apples + Nutella = orgasmic. still sad. ;-(
4 First Class seats available and I am #5 on the upgrade list for a four hour flight. FML
Someone mentioned that if you open a blue cash preferred, Amex would utilize the date you open your corporate card rather than the date you opened the new card. Anyone confirm? Also is it worth it?
Anyone who has traveled to Israel from the US for a meeting - what was the visa process like? Do you need to bring a lot of paperwork? Passport photos? Fill out forms ahead of time?
Just financed a new vehicle and the finance company will only allow payment with a debit card. Are there any debit card deals out there that do cash back or are worth looking into to pay off a ~30k vehicle to get some cash back or points?
Seeking counsel from investing 🐠: what to do with 10k to invest? I was told using a fiduciary to set up index funds is a sound way to go but I am very new to this world. Data points in the comments.
Not a points question, but what are some top resorts in the South? Need to find someplace to get away with the Mrs (sans kids) for a few nights when this all blows over.
Best International Delta Lounges? Flying to Europe and seeing where I should make my layover
60k Bonvoy points for 30k AA miles - yay or nay? Have 500k bonvoy points, and 140k AA miles. Plan to redeem AA miles for round trip to HKG.
Anybody who can help me with the contacts for some immigration attorneys who can review the documents for a change of visa status application (F1 OPT to B1/B2). Not looking for anything which is over $200/hour.
If you’re ever feeling down, just call the Amex late fee dispute line and you’ll be told how good you are at submitting expense reports on time and how special you are to them 😂
I recently posted about moving to Antigua and Barbuda to live and work remotely on the digital nomad visa. Several people expressed interest in how I'm doing it, so I created an instagram. I'm documenting the steps of emigrating including pet import licenses, enrolling kids in an international school, cooking local food, and assimilating to life in the Caribbean. For those who are interested, check me out at: https://www.instagram.com/webelongbythesea/
Interested in comp data points for Accenture strategy? Consultant level, MCOL. (DC/Philadelphia etc.)
Know you travel too much when you can judge the status of the SPG integration by the now matching granola in Marriott and SPG.
What professional advancement options are there for a classroom educator like myself? Are advanced degrees necessary, and are there opportunities outside of becoming a school principal? I’ve been teaching a few years now and I don’t plan on leaving the classroom anytime soon, but I want to know what my options are for later on in my career. Thanks!
Fam, need your help with understanding my H1B transfer status. Latest update reads “revocation notice was sent”. My new employer basically applied for a transfer and I saw this update on case status tracking website. I have written to our attorney but since it is the weekend, it’ll be a while before I hear next steps. Thoughts? Can I recover?
Clients that kick off assignments without proper marketing briefs and then nail the agency for work that isn’t hitting marketing objectives. Love that part of the business.
I just finished my onboarding/training for my first job out of college (22), and I start my first real day of work on a BizOps team Monday. I imagine I’ll be doing some onboarding for that too, but any advice for someone just starting out in an analyst role? I want to make a good impression and learn a lot.
I will be teaching Chemistry this year in a modular classroom with no lab area. Any suggestions on virtual labs? We have chromebooks at ourvschool.
How difficult is obtaining an AWS cloud practitioner cert if you’re not particularly technical?
My Covid antibody test was negative but I swear I had Covid before.....I don’t understand this virus
Busy season check - rate your happiness from 1 to 10 and your average billable hours per week (10 being like a rock star happy) 🤠
The greatest alarm has come from scientists, epidemiologists and health experts: "To be a week into these restrictions and already be talking about abandoning them is irresponsible and dangerous." https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/03/24/coronavirus-strategy-economy-debate/
If you are working at an agency that makes you miserable, is toxic, no pay growth in two years... would you jump ship to an agency you’re not excited about that offers way better pay? This is my sitch and this new role is a senior role (huge chance for growth) but I’m SO tired of agency life, the overwork and trying to move in house. I’ve heard from recruiters brand jobs are pretty quiet right now. Should I accept this offer?
What have been your best covid19 pm practices?
Watching documentaries on serial killers and there are some sick f's in the world. Trips me out
All I want to do is curl up in bed with hot tea and a good book. Recommendations for if I ever achieve said dream?
MBB folks, have you encountered / worked with consulting teams from other firms before? If so, how has your experience been with some of the other firms? Would also be curious to hear from the other side as well. From my own experience, I can even tell a diff between working with ACN Strat and MC folks.
Manager with specialized experience (sector specific DDs and growth strategy) looking to move to MBB. Do you recommend reaching out to a 3rd party recruiter, MBB recruiter or reaching out to partners/practice leadership?
I tried to handle a mental health issue on my own, but failed and am at a breaking point. My work is clearly suffering, but I have no medical history to request FMLA or accomodation. What should I do? Request unpaid, unprotected leave? Get a psychiatrist and try to treat now while hoping to improve at work? Something else? Before you ask: taking a week off to recharge won't work. Self-harm isn't an issue beyond risk of failed self-medication.
Just got my annual bonus.. looking to splurge on an espresso machine. Does anyone have any recommendations on specific models, auto vs semi auto? And my budget is $500-$1500
Have a friend looking to fill a Product Marketing Manager opening at a rapidly growing fin tech startup called Origami Risk. CHI, DEN, or ATL. Anyone interested? Happy to pass resume along.
Hi All Can anyone help me with some of my query What is the cooling period of Accenture, Can we apply after 6 months of interview. Is there any other way to reapply or get referred at Accenture.
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