Bf’s (30M) parents don’t like me (met them once, likely due to race). He got us a hotel to spend a night together, learned that he lied that he’s staying at a friend’s. They found out that he lied...
Starting a weekly travel project soon. Client requires a full work week, so Sun-Fri travel, until end of year. Any seasoned road warrior advice for dealing with this level of hotel living? Cont’d...
Expats in the group!
I am joining big 4's strategy arm in London on skilled worker visa. I am thinking of refinancing my education loan from Asia in the UK. Looking to connect with people who did such refinancing or have an idea about it. Many thanks!
I am 59YO. BS in MIS, MBA in Entrepreneurship, 5 years in corporate IT as developer, 1 year for Big 6, ran own consulting company for 7yrs, sold it, started two other small businesses, grew to 30 employees - still own them but have manager, went back to IT consulting, consulting gig ended in full-time job offer 5 yrs ago. Healthy, full of energy, don't mind travel.
Not feeling challenged. Not sure where to go from here. Sent resumes out, but no luck. Back to school? Any ideas?
Travel recommendation around Salt Lake City area? I will be there for about a week and any recommendations (outdoors, culture, etc.) are greatly appreciated!!
Need to crash for a night near Milan MXP airport. Any recos?
My flight is at 6am so proximity to the terminals and shuttle to terminals during early hours would be helpful
Hi fishes, my parents are visiting US from India in Dec. From where should I get the travel insurance? I know several sites are out there but looking for something real as dad is already not keeping well and i don’t want to take any chances. Thanks!!
Anyone can recommend a great workout plan/program that‘s doable in limited space (think: hotel room) using bodyweight and/or rubberbands? Used to do Insanity Max 30/ P90X but didnt find a version to download to my phone and it requires a bit more space. Especially now that hotel gyms are still mostly closed due to COVID-19
Flight cancelled from wind. Put on next flight five hours later after weather calms. Delayed three hours from inbound plane problems. Board plane wait over an hour and then asked to deboard due to IT
I am silver with United and I just booked a flight on alliance partner Air India. Will I automatically get PQM and PQD and can I get upgraded to preferential seating for free?
Amex Plat holder. Just got charged a $55 Corp Prog Enrollment fee. Anyone know what this is? Never seen it before
I’m a 2021 graduate looking for an SDE role in JPMorgan Chase It’ll be great if anyone could help.
Thank you in advance.
Hi fellow immigrants. My partner and I are in the process of getting a visa, and we need an agent and as many contacts as possible for intent letters. Anyone that can offer some help? We're experience enough, hot agencies, hot cities, live work, real interest from NY agencies... Is just that we don't know people in the US yet. Any help would be appreciated.
I worked for Kaiser Permanente and now United Health Group. I need some likes so I can ask questions. Shoot me a message if you have any as well.
Anyone here work or know someone who works at Delta's in-house agency, The Window Seat?
Just wondering what it's like, haven't heard much about it but im a big fan of the brand from a consumer standpoint.
I’m so confused by Hawaii testing. For example, Carbon Health is on the approved list. However, I can’t just do the free test, I HAVE to get the travel clearance test thats $130?? Or can I? Some of the options give free testing but for Hawaii they force a paid option?? I mean I imagine theyre doing this to discourage travel but still.
SPG/Delta or Marriot/United?
Anyone been to Patagonia and have day trip recomendations? Also any Marriott (or other) hotel/lodging recs for El Calafate or Puerto Natales? :)
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Didn’t realize earlier that the hostess was Asian. https://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/national-international/protests-outside-nyc-restaurant-as-new-video-details-about-hostess-fight-emerge/2723951/?
i feel like an outsider on my own team.
if we weren’t worked like actual robots it would be less hurtful but to have to constantly prioritize work and still feel like i’m not doing enough is so defeating.
How do you handle people negatively reacting to you leaving for a better opportunity after years of positive performance at the current company?
I’m in-house and wanna go to biglaw. Any others do this and which practice areas are best? I’m 10 years out so not sure how to best position myself
Hoping for some guidance - I’m making the move from advertising to tech and finding it difficult to figure out appropriate salary ranges. I’m nervous about asking for too little or too much.
Are there any resources that you would recommend with the exception of Glassdoor?
Any Hadoop admin on bench?
Please help. I was laid off last week. I am international and my OPT is coming to an end very soon. I had a call with an immigration lawyer, Deloitte unfortunately does not offers additional support for immigrants aside from said call. I am in need of a job ASAP. I have until July 24th to find a job or I will have to start a new educational program or leave the US. Personally, leaving the US is not viable.
Skills: AWS Solutions Architect Associate, PowerBI/data viz, SQL, blockchain (cont.)
Post my MBA,am working as SBA in cognizant.
My roles & responsibilities include consulting to operations team to help them achieve enhanced margin,better efficiency etc.
Key skills: data analysis,project & program management
I have got an offer for Highradius the role is more towards implementation consulting now (with little to no use of operations knowledge) ,where I will be helping big clients
Can anyone help me with if its a wise decision or how can the career shape up onward
How does one get a refferal and a visa from a London based ad agency after being currently existing in the US space
How can I transfer from tax to advisory???
Hi everyone one I am a software engineer trying to transition to devops (aws). Any advice on how to proceed? Is getting certified really important? Please, help!
Anyone know of a good gay or gay friendly primary care doc in the northern Virginia or DC area?
Day 1 - I put out my meal plan (incl portion sizes) on my fridge and have been following it.
Wanted to go to the gym but was too tired (haven't been sleeping well) so I went for a walk instead and walked for 50 mins outside.
I did eat a few chips today - should do better tomorrow.
Felt super duper drowsy after lunch, need to figure out a way to handle that from tomorrow.
Drank a lot of water (will measure it tomo)
Plan to stick to the same tomorrow.
Any advice/reco folks want to give me?
anyone get an offer from mckinsey recently? seems like everyone is getting rejected from final round
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Does anyone know a website I can quickly get the FAA and airline rules and policies for delays and mistakes on the airlines fault? Cont....
Trying to retain my EP status with AA. Can either meet $2K in EQDs or $15K spend on their CC….
Could I simply venmo/paypal a friend $15k, pay the 3% fee ($450), and retain status?
What’s the best way here?
If I book a flight on delta with points and then the flight decreases in points later on, can I cancel the flight and rebook to get the better price?
Has anyone stayed in Salzburg, Austria and have recommendations for things to do and restaurants?
Based off my travel plans over the next two months I will end the year 100 MQMs shy of achieving Delta Gold status. Will they round up? What should I do?
So many of you ask for points, how do you ask? You call or email? Do you give them an amount or just ask for point compensation?
Long time United flyer. Moving down to Raleigh. American or Delta? I like to use my miles for international trips. Also any challengers I can do, or thoughts on getting status fast?
What’s the best bang for buck in HNL? Doing 5 nights. Options are Royal Hawaiian, Moana Surfrider and Laylow.
How often is complaining for points too often?
Thoughts on the Apple Card? Pros and cons?
How many points? 🤣
I’ve stayed 100+ nights at SPG this year, which I thought would renew ambassador status w/o the new spend req, but am seeing in the app that I have to meet the $20k spend req anyways. Is this a fluke?
Does Centurion Lounge access justify the Amex Platinum fee? 80% of foreseeable travel will be through IAH, DFW, and LAS.
So i see seat availability for business class on American Airlines on expert flyer but when I call Etihad to book the seats they don’t see business class seats. Any suggestions or ideas? Flight is this weekend.
I'm group 3 on American and my wife, on the same reservation, is 4. Not used to this as United keeps them the same. Can she board with me during 3 or will they force her to board with 4?
Married ppl: I’m getting married in a few weeks. How do you keep safe with credit score? Currently have all utility bills in my name and majority of credit cards will be the ones I have once we combine bank accounts/finances. Should I have some bills in her name to build her credit score? When we apply for a loan/mortgage or anything, are both credit scores into considerations? I’m afraid we we apply in her name for anything, her score will be not great b/c everything is in my name? Thoughts?
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