Just got done with a 2 hour argument between AA, Amex, and our travel support about who canceled my flight for Monday without notifying me and now paying double for a new flight
Anyone had success negotiating extra points to have the team stay at a hotel for a long term client engagement (e.g., double points for the team)? Trying to negotiate with a Hyatt right now and would love any tips.
Any fun gay bars / events in Las Vegas? Here for work till Friday... p.s. I am a gay man.
Anyone wants to grab drinks - lax? F🐠here DM me
What are the ledger growth expectations (dollars or %) at your firm this year? I’m finishing the first year as a new tax partner (not B4). Started with 1.9million ledger and grew to 2.7million with pipeline worked from past years that turned to wins. The pandemic hasn’t allowed much time or travel to refill the pipeline. Now there’s pressure to add 500k and grow to 3.2million by end of 2nd year. Feels like a big number for a second year tax partner.
Does anyone know how to stop credit card companies from sending their offers? I get a stack of the same ones every other week when I'm home and its annoying to keep shredding them every time.
Has anyone done a staycation at a hotel lately? Wife’s birthday is coming up and thought a hotel downtown + room service would be a nice change of pace since we can’t do anything else. Thoughts? Rates are super cheap.
Got an offer with Amazon that requires occasional international travel. What’s the travel and stay policies like, can any Amazonians share? Also does Amazon reimburse mobile bills? Heard they are very petty and expect like by line itemization?
Who wants to donate Delta SkyMiles to the "I work in Fed MC so I hardly travel and barely have any miles but I'm trying to take my wife to mexico" fund? Cool thanks everyone!
CLT drinks tommorow?
Why Marriott has so much long term debt? They have this light asset approach and most of the properties are owned by their franchisees.
Extension of Marriott status!! Rejoice!
Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long was the line/wait for a yellow cab?
Bay Area fish... Anyone working in FiDi live in South San Francisco, Daly City or even further south (Burlingame, San Mateo, etc)? Would you recommend it? Thinking about things like: commute time (office, airport), cheaper rent, more boring areas, cleaner/safer, etc.
Flying in/out of EWR next week for the first time in years. Anyone have any pointers on how far out to order an uber, best meeting spots for pickup, etc?
Any Lufthansa premium economy experiences?
Why is ACN strategy unnecessarily selective? They only recruit from a select few schools (no exceptions) even if at another top school. MBB/Deloitte/OW/Parthenon/LEK/ATK have much greater flexibility.
Has anyone ever applied to an MBA program that emails you with waived application fee and essays just to say no when you get accepted?
I like my job to the extent that I want to work on weekends, but I refrain because I don’t want my colleagues to think I have no life. Anyone else?
Anyone made the switch and started working for the client ? Wondering if it is a risky move and what to watch out for
Any ex-EY folks here who did withdraw the pension money? If yes what age were you and how much did they offer?
Living in EU, looking to travel somewhere warm for Xmas/new years holiday. Where would you go ?
Should I be aiming m7 with 4 yoe (1 as an internal consultant for a small company and 3 at a b4), 760 gmat, 3.3 engineering UG from a top 10 engineering program (3.5 engineering gpa), not a ton of ECs and ORM? Planning on applying this year round 2 but not sure if I’m more in the m7 or t15 range.
Pwc 🐟 Did you read Tim Ryan's email this morning about getting the full week off during July 4th week? It sounded suspiciously similar to Accenture's forced dec vacation policy. Thoughts?
I can't wait to hear the feedback on this one: Deloitte is nixing employee affinity groups for women and minorities—fixtures at many large companies—and replacing them with inclusion councils that have white men. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-07-19/deloitte-thinks-diversity-groups-are-pass
whats the policy around staying over on the weekends(and expense) instead of flying back every Thursday. Im on the east coast and planning to get staffed on a West Coast project. Is it ok to stay back
Interviews rescheduled from today to Monday because I mixed up times by 15 minutes in my head. Should I acknowledge the rescheduling and apologize to each of the 3 interviewers on the calls (there are 3 calls for round 1)? Or just not acknowledge? I don't have the email of my interviewers so can't contact directly now.
Should I apply for a job KPMG forensics(associate level) after 2 years audit experience? Have CPA but not CFE. Thoughts?
Does anyone know if you get admitted to a school’s MBA program, can you ask change it to a dual degree program? For example, JDMBA or MBA and MPH.
That feeling when you let one rip and then scramble to double check if Zoom is still muted... and it is
My boss told me 'Everyday is (my name)'s first day'. Is it because I'm an intern? Are there more hidden meanings to it ?
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