Checked into hotel. Went to hotel bar. Charged drinks to the room. Asked for a room change because the view was shit. Let's see if I get charged. *I mean my client gets charged
To the man who has reorganized his carry on three times now sit down. We have a two hour flight. Sit there with your thoughts.
When you miss your connecting flight bc ORD is too foggy to land into. ORD is ground stopped. No planes can land atm.
Nothing worse than being sick in a hotel room
When no one thinks twice when you're on a video call in your hotel room but everyone loses their shit when you're home in your bedroom.
ProTip: Use Maps current location in-flight to read up on the interesting geography POIs you fly by
Looks like we may see some picketing tomorrow: flyertalk.com/articles/united-airlines-crew-to-picket-16-airports-worldwide-thursday.html as long as this doesn't affect our travel...
I can't stand traveling in the Holidays. Screaming children, depressed parents, jolly flight attendants. Get me the F home...
Question for unmarried girls (i.e. No ring). If you're flying Southwest, do you deliberately avoid sitting next to the well dressed solo guy for fear he might try to hit on you?
Supposed to be on vacation in South America, but sitting in my hotel room writing proposals for a partner who is likely sippin margaritas #thisiswhyimstillsingle
Flight was delayed 3 hours last week and they gave me 7,500 bonus miles after I submitted a complaint. Is this the norm for a 3 hour delay? Any tips to get more miles when this happens?
The Marriott manager just emailed to check up on me. He's looking forward to seeing me in the new year. Meanwhile my parents can't wait till I leave.
Do I switch to American in 2016? Currently with United and use a Chase Sapphire as my daily card. DC based (both IAD and DCA are local to me).
Got an offer at a top bank. Pay is better, but flexibility and hours will suck. 2.5 years in Advisory and this new job is way sexier. I actually like my current work, but weekly travel is killer.
"Making a Murderer" on Netflix will make all you filthy animals never want to travel to Wisconsin for work! #crazyseries #dontknowwhotobelieve
I've heard of Delta's unspoken rule about flat tires and waiving the fees for the next available flight, but what if wanted to return home a whole extra day? Any advice?
Others have experience spending weekends doing alt travel (rather than returning to your home city)? How have you managed, any repercussions in the way you were perceived at your firm?
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That awkward moment when you're sitting in Orals for an RFP and the client says they don't understand what role you've been brought in to discuss...
Note to mgrs trying to coach me as a young female consultant: stop giving me feedback about my low voice and needing to smiling more and focus on actionable things that actually mean something.
Lmfao the unwarranted sense of urgency my managers feel must be exhausting .. just relax please
Some guy totally tried stealing a first class seat 🤷🏽♂️ So lame, hope we get to leave in time.
Want to get jewelry as gift for SO. She's a fan of rose gold. Never really bought jewelry before. Would a rose gold necklace be out of place? Any suggestions appreciated
I have a personal and work phone, but want to combine so I don’t have a phone bill. What are the pros and cons of combining? What happens if I leave the firm? Do I keep my phone, number, etc?
Such a beautiful bonding moment between you and the person on the other side of your row when boarding trickles down and you both realize it may be an open middle seat 🙌🤞
Best Consulting innuendos...?
Is there a place for consultants or ex-consultants to look for roommates? Specifically in the Bay area
Has anyone worked as a structurer (structured finance) at an investment bank or in consulting?
Have an offer for 40% more in home city and promise of more interesting work. However I’m desperately scared getting off consulting fast track to an old school Fortune 500 will kill my career at 25
Anyone ever hear of Synergetics worldwide consulting? Thoughts? A recruiter reached out and they seem to pay really well, but I’ve never heard of them.
What are your top tips for new consultants?
Let’s start posting feel good news stories. Share them with everyone if you find any news during the day that is uplifting to you.
What are the most common consulting stereotypes?
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