Gambling to get $500 amazon gift card to take a later flight, will take it, no real rush to be at client today. Let’s see, giving up a biz class seat. Might end up in a middle seat with checked bag😂
looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
I’m trying to book a rental car with National for a personal trip using EY discount. It doesn’t give me the option to elect it as a leisure trip in the app like Hertz does. Any insights on this?
Marriott and SPG members can link their accounts, Match elite status, and transfer points 3-to-1!
In house lawyers for global companies: do you expect your international travel to rebound - ever? I am at a firm where I practice in government enforcement and investigations, and I always saw myself going in house to do this work and travel abroad frequently. Are those days gone because of zoom?
Fish in restructuring: How many hours are you charging per week since COVID? When do you expect to travel again?
United won't let me check in for my Caribbean flight without seeing my passport in person and has a dumbass passport scanning phone app feature that doesn't work. Anyone dealt with this? #FuckUnited
Thinking to transfer my status from AA and try United or Delta. I am platinum with AA, pretty sure I won't make Exec and don't plan to do a mileage run. Pros and cons of both please?
Have a strange situation with a job offer. A PE portfolio company made me an offer, but is insisting on deducting taxes in their HQ state. I live in a no income tax state and will travel (cont.)
Just wondering if this triple dip would work: Book Marriott hotel through United MileagePlus Shopping giving 1 mile per $, Marriott points for stay and 6 points per $ for using Bonvoy Brilliant card?
Has anyone seen Hotel/Airline status challenges? I was told by some people I work with we usually get them a couple times a year. I remember one when I was at welcome to EY but that's it.
Which is better: waiting Day if to switch flights on American Airlines or calling a couple days before? I don’t have status (I know bad me) so I can’t switch for free.
Today's flight is sponsored by Salvation Army. Holy hand me down clothes, dressing like the 90s, flip phones, and no manners. What fresh hell am I flying in?
Okay Delta. How do you run out of Jack Daniels and Bacardi Rum in the E terminal Sky Lounge? Poor planning.
We want what we can’t have. Right now we can’t travel for work. When we can have that again (don’t ask me when, because no one really knows), we’ll miss being able to work from home.
There is a Partner from Bain sitting next to me in this one hour flight. He's already gone to the toilet twice. Just sayin'
American Airlines: the La Guardia of airlines
Need to get a COVID-19 test for international travel. Anyone knows how soon it can done before travel and any places in Jersey City that do it?
Marriott properties in Manhattan where to get a suite upgrade; any suggestions; 30th bday soon want to get a suite upgrade somewhere for 3 nights
Flying out of newark for first time tmrw morning 8am (I'm an LGA gal normally). Terminal C, have precheck. Cannot miss the flight but also love my zzzs; any advice on when to get there?
Working in Europe temporarily. Have an option to do Executive MBA, it’s around 70-90k Euros for an year. Another option I have is doing part time PhD in Management. It’s around 35-40k Euros for 4 years. Any thoughts on which one would be more useful? Currently work in a T2 in their digital practice. Had plans of shifting to MBB 3-4 years back but lost interest after
I have zero motivation to work out at home (won’t be back to the gym anytime soon where I live) but I know it’s necessary for both my physical and mental health. Any suggestions for motivation and maybe some great at home workouts I could try?? Getting desperate over here!
Attorneys with the firm often send firm-wide emails advising of in house openings with a corporate client, and solicit recommendations or resumes of qualified candidates. Usually the client contact is a hiring manager for the position. How do I show interest without completely shooting myself in the foot? While I ultimately do want to exit the firm, I also don’t want to be openly broadcasting my intent to leave by telling the firm attorney(s) that I’m interested. Thoughts?
Ladies how do you keep your sex life from not dying when you have a newborn? We had sex maybe twice the entire course of my pregnancy (at the beginning, I bled a little after sex so the doctor asked us to cool ourselves a bit lol) and with our baby here we hardly have the time or mood to do it. We have our baby in our room (and will probably have him until he’s a year old) and I don’t feel like doing it when the baby’s beside us. Looking to hear what you ladies have done to keep it alive!!!
Please advise on in-hand salary
Does anyone know if EY is doing premium processing for h1-b visa transfers? Also what are the chances of an h1-b transfer being denied? Thanks!
As I sit here and lesson plan on my day off, I'm wondering how important planning is- especially for us veteran teachers. I mean, I sometimes spend hours on one and then throw it out or change it anyway.
Hello Everyone! I am an ETL Developer with 9+ YOE. I have job offers from the below companies with almost same compensation. Can you suggest which is a good option to join if job security and work life balance is of priority? 1. Luxoft India LLP (A DXC acquired company) 2. HCL Technologies 3. Legato Health Technologies 4. Cognizant Technology Solutions Looking forward for your feedback and suggestions. Thank you in advance.
Currently with ACN in SEA, but looking to move to Australia in a year for better WLB. Anyone who's done this through Accenture or other firms? Any recommendations on how to approach this - PR/Visa, direct applications for jobs there etc.?
What do DEI people actually do? Besides give the (mostly false) appearance of diversity within the agency?
Does anyone have thoughts of Kelly's latest video indicates that more people could be up for agile promotion next year?
22, healthy, single, M. Should I really max my HSA? I completely understand the triple tax savings but my thought process is I don’t think I’ll have a large med expense for a while. I know, I know, I know anything could happen but the likelihood is pretty low rn and I don’t want to lock this money up for solely health costs when I rather be saving for a house down payment or continued education. I still plan to contribute to it, but should I really max it out at my age??
Is it worth it to go into the office/network for project opportunities if you're looking for another job and hoping to leave soon?
What is the expected range for comp at L7 ? Have an offer and want to make sure what to expect in terms of negotiation.
Should I take a 15% pay cut and leave Accenture for industry? Or wait it out to find a better paying opportunity? Worried about chargeability and layoffs, hate the process of getting staffed. Wondering if it's worth it though for such a big drop.
United Airlines is cutting 30% of it's workforce by October 1st. Apologies if this was already posted. https://www.chicagotribune.com/coronavirus/ct-coronavirus-chicago-united-airlines-job-cuts-20200505-542kkmykdfbvjdefti6d3tbb7i-story.html
Has anyone recently gotten their H1B visa stamped in the Toronto consulate? How long did it take for them to return your passport?
CHICAGO FIRST/SECOND YEAR ASSOCIATES, what is your 1) salary/bonus, 2) size of your law firm, 3) practice area, 4) billable hour requirement? Thanks!
How much does a senior 1 make at EYs data and analytics practice in San Francisco? Thinking about making an internal switch.
Nice hurricane leaving LGA tonight!
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.