Alixpartners fishes - have you started traveling again? Do you foresee your travel requirements reducing post covid
Sometimes I volunteer to go on business trips I don't need to go on because that hour or two by myself in the hotel room is the only actual vacation I ever get.
Spending all day traveling from West to East coast, returning home to travel Wednesday for work post PTO.
Friends are flying out to visit me in client city while I'm using alt travel to pick up the hotel. They're currently stuck in ORD for 3-4 hours - is there any way for me to get them into Delta lounge?
My father used to travel to Singapore quite a lot for work and being back those krisflyer magazines. The last page always had a picture of a diver or some other guys wearing a Rolex. Wanted 1 since 8
How is slalom compared to Accenture? Will probably have 0 travel until next year and wondering if it is still a better choice for work life balance. Since this project started last month, I am working 12 hours everyday and on weekends. I'm just analyst
What is the rough monetary equivalent of 25,000 American Airlines miles? Trying to get an understanding so I have a fair ask in my complaint letter
4 hrs before boarding my next flight at NRT -- anything interesting to check out near the airport at this hour?
What is consulting like in Dubai? In terms of travel, culture, complexity of problems solved?
Anyone ever travel w/out credit card, to later find out you don't have enough loot? Is there problems expensing using someone else's cc?
Wife doesn't travel much and got an email saying her points AAdantage points will expire. She won't use or reset the expiration date.next best option? Transfer to me, donate, other?
My dad is a bit financially strict (borderline financially abusive) to my mom, so I want to set up a way to give her allowance money regularly on the DL. Would this be best done by setting up a credit card account for her? Or a separate checking account to which I deposit money every month? How would you do it? TIA!
Did American Airlines really have the nerve to offer me magazines for my miles? In 2016? Magazines, paper magazines, for my miles??? REALLY?!
Have an Uber card already and looking for another credit card. Don’t travel a ton but looking for something with maximum rewards. Any suggestions?
So I give up. I'll ask. If you guys are traveling every week, to same hotel..WHY THE FUCK DONT YOU CHECK YOUR BAG AT THE HOTEL? Skip all the drama. Clean replacements every wk, easy peasy.
Delta announced that they’re fining unvaccinated employees $200 a month. Probably easier to just mandate vaccines for anyone who flies on their airline, but this is a good step.
Can you create a new delta sky miles account and sign up for your companies fast track promotion challenge again if you didn’t achieve it last time? Or can they block you from doing so?
Anyone ever mooch airline club access off a stranger? Considering standing outside united club and asking solo travelers if I could be their guest...
Ladies who did long distance with their partners- how did you make it work logistically? My bf and I live 3 hours apart (flight distance) and we see each other every 3-4 weeks and spend two weeks together when we do. It's hard (my love language is physical touch), especially since we are in the early stages of relationship. We met 5 months ago and been exclusive for 2 months. We talk everyday but i still miss him a lot and it's tough
Have any of you quit to take a break - 3 month or a 6 month sabbatical to pursue other interests or just to clear your head and figure out what’s next. How easy was it to find a job after the break and how did you manage your health insurance? Any other things to keep in mind when considering a sabbatical beyond money?
My boyfriend is looking for a new job but doesn’t know which industry to work in, hopefully something remote or with offices in a lot of locations. He had a mechanical engineering degree & econ minor from a good school. Any recommendations?
What do you do when you work from home?
Salary negotiation question: I currently make $130k. About to take over for my retiring boss at the same company who I know makes $190k. How much should I realistically ask for in a salary bump? I have 20+ years less experience, but I’ll still be doing the same work they do right now....
What’s the difference between a junior and an intermediate creative job description wise? Does anything change beyond salary?
Anyone know the detailed steps of applying for unemployment in IL after you get your pin and submit on the web the first week? Phone lines are unresponsive/website gives limited details on next steps
Any BCG consultants here? Thinking about applying and would love to here more from someone who works there / interviewing tips.
Those who have gotten laid off, was it a complete surprise? I’m getting nervous because I’ve been under the radar for a bit looking for a new job and believe my work product isn’t where it can be
I have total 4.2 years of experience, I have offer from Nagarro 16.5 LPA fixed, I have received offer another company of 18LPA fixed,but I want to join Nagarro can I ask nagarro 19LPA fixed or ask for match? Any chances of getting joining bonus from nagarro or is it too much to ask? Please suggest
Posted yesterday about getting into a wreck. My insurance has determined that I was not at fault. So the other insurance will likely pay. Do I ask them to reimburse me for the cars diminished value ??
Up for promotion to manager, have an offer to leave Big 4 for a 35% pay bump. Would you try to negotiate if you know others who have jumped to the same company for 15% more?
Got 2 offers,1st from British American Tobacco- Planning Expert 10% pay rise and 2nd from small company(focus on data science) 50% pay rise, Data Science Project Goal: to break into MBB or FAANG
How well are you able to hide your anxiety, depression, and/or other mental health challenges? What do you do so that colleagues don’t judge or treat you differently for it?
Repost for more responses. What do you think is more valuable for federal or commercial consulting: cyber security certification or data analytics certification? Really interested in both.
Fellow consultants, I’m struggling and I know complaining about this will only make me look weak but I need to vent. I’ve been working upwards of 60 hours a week since January and I’m tired. If I was doing meaningful work, it would be one thing but most of my days are spent supporting my client with fire drills that end up not mattering. He’s very reactionary and trying to guide him to hold off or think of other approaches doesn’t work. (Cont).
Which option is better to pay for a flight? - 52000 United Miles - 35000 CSR points - $500 Trying to pick the best value option.
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