Just used points to book first class tickets to Hawaii for my boo and I next month! Feels so good to finally fly somewhere I want to go without paying for it!
Anyone have any resources I can read or any tips on valuing IP? Specifically like a cloud-based data library that is constantly growing with new data points while keeping the historical data points. Kind of new territory for me...
In case you never got to see the New York Times article about air quality in classrooms, I’m posting it here for you. It makes some very important points about creating the safest possible environment for students and teachers. 1. Open windows if it all possible 2. Place air purifier centrally 3. Don’t place fans in a way where the air is pointed at people Have a great year and keep yourself and your students safe! https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/02/26/science/reopen-schools-safety-ventilation.html ￼￼￼￼￼
CSR now gives 10x for booking through the portal for hotels, but I’ve heard we won’t get Bonvoy points if we book through portal because it’s booked through 3rd party? Is that true? What about nights towards status?
Looks like there's new exclusive / targeted bonvoy promos out. I got 2 stays for 4500 points, coworker got same, some didn't, any other ones out there?
Booked the Ritz in St Thomas on points. Use 4 nights on points get a 5th night free. Worked out around 65k points a night.
Booked and paid for a king bed, when I arrived at check-in told me I had 2 queen beds.. how many points?
Which option is better to pay for a flight? - 52000 United Miles - 35000 CSR points - $500 Trying to pick the best value option.
AM here, on our corporate AMex card who pays the yearly 115$ for the rewards points? Is this exoensed
Any senior consulting folks (I.e. Global Ambassador, 1K, Platinum) with extra United Plus Points that maybe expiring, and willing to lend to a new Consultant? Please let me know and I can DM. Very much appreciate your help!
If the Sheraton runs out of valet parking when I check in, and valet is included in my rate, and I have to self park, can I get points?
Deloitte folks - Does anyone make personal payments through their Amex (for the points) and then expense them as personal? Is this allowed?
Now that tips + gov fees are baked into Uber/Lyft/Food delivery apps, I’ve become much healthier and learned to cook this year! Bless all of you still in consulting who get more points cause of this though.
If you get some development points and a partially at level in your third year, are you screwed for promotion?
I scored a 710 on the gmat (q48 v41) any advice to improve to a 730-740? I currently have TTP and Magoosh I’ve talked to a few tutors but Based on my conversations it seems like they’ve worked more with helping students improve from 500-600 range and I’m not sure what I need to do differently to improve by 20-30 points
In-room internet not working at all (cable & wifi). Told the front desk first night and the morning after, 2nd night and still nothing. Should I ask to get points for this?
Question on pay: Moved to industry and may have lowballed myself. Currently at 120k (110k + 10k bonus). Is this the norm for ppl 3 yrs out of UG? Already checked Glassdoor but not enough data points
Are there any real differences between the Big 4 in FDD or all the same? I know for audit they’re basically all the same
What’s the going salary for a new manager in the Atlantic coast? I’m seeing the low end on robert half’s salary guide is $87k. Any truth to that? Audit SL
Any recommendations for a CFP self-study program? Looking for something relatively cheap with good practice questions. No need for live classes. Thanks!
Moving to NYC next year, and my SO is based in Seattle. He is very keen to spend more time with me in NYC, even suggesting living there while remote working is still a thing. I’m a little hesitant bc we’ve only been dating for 2-3 months and it would feel like moving in tgt. Also not sure if i should be looking for a studio or 1br for more space but at a much higher price tag that i have to pay for. Any thoughts?
Has anyone had an experience where they switched big 4 and ended up being such a good decision? Trying to get some light
Any idea if large regional firm would let me go same day if giving notice that I am moving to a small firm? Or will they have me work the two weeks? They have let others go same day, but they were going to big 4.
My ultimate future goal is to work in vulnerability management or penetration testing. Is it possible to switch to one of these roles coming from a cyber strategy background if I learn the scanning tools, linux, networking, etc in my own time? Or will nobody take a chance on me once I’m 5 years into my career? Or will they but my salary will go down significantly as I’ll kind of be a newbie again?
Are you. A) completely satisfied with your pay. B) satisfied because expenses are abort her form of compensation. or C) think we should get paid more?
Further confirmation why Accenture Strategy sucks. Leadership just announced $4K “raise” for M and SM to “close gap” vs market pay. After lousy raise and bonus in Fall, this is a slap across the face!
Anyone else realizing that family, friends, and general relationships are SO much more important than accomplishments as a result of covid/WFH?
Hello everyone. Hope you're all doing good. I appeared for the interview for KPMG GS for the role of Associate Consultant. So far there has been an online assessment, round 1of interview with assistant manager, round 2 of interview with the Manager. Are there gonna be more rounds of interview..? If not, what is expected timeline they take to make the final decision..? Thanks in advance.
Any fish out here that have transitioned from a staff attorney to an associate role? If you have, what was your path and what all did you do?
What apps/systems do you use to keep track of all your projects and tasks for the various matters you're working on? I recently took on a more senior associate role and am juggling even more projects and assignments than before. I want to make sure I am putting my best foot forward and keeping track of everything I'm juggling so I don't drop something by accident.
Any NYC CD’s who have time to grab a coffee and take a look at our book? We are a junior team from the Netherlands. We just finished our internship at Grey and are on exchange at the SVA.
Best office chair?! I’m WFH until at least Jan 22 and I need to upgrade my desk chair. Suggestions? I know the Herman Miller is awesome but would love to spend less than $1k. Around $400ish
I love my current project and my team but at the same time i feel so underpaid and undervalued. Im USDC and im carrying the team on my shoulders. Im an analyst with almost 2 yoe so i feel i dont have enough leverage to leave. What can i do? How di people get hired by their clients? Deloitte
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