Tis the season for mileage runs. Being new to constant travel, I’m not close enough to the next level. However.. share you’re craziest mileage run story! Living vicariously. Miles, cost, legs, time...
What's your dream travel destination? Anyone traveling this summer or are you enjoying a lovely staycation?
What are your best WFH places in the US for cheap (no rental car needed preferred)? I used to stay at cheap Marriotts in Europe (5-10K per night) while at Accenture but now Deloitte won’t allow working outside of the country.
What commercial brand(s) you feel you'd stay religiously loyal to? For me, its Coke, Nike,Gap, Marriott, Peloton,Amazon,Netflix,Google,Facebook and Walmart
Anybody have a Delta drink voucher for someone who is desperately hungover and spent way too much at a bachelor party over the weekend? TIA, compadres
Last year was my 1st year reaching 50 Marriott nights and I didn’t receive any communication on the choice benefits. Agent kept saying 4 emails were sent to me. Did this happen with anyone else?
Dealing with $12,000 debt on credit card. What is your best advice for fixing my credit score / paying it off.
Got on a direct flight that ended up being delayed 2 hours past when my connection would have gotten me home....Thursday man...
Sprinting around the hotel room to get shit in my suitcase and make it to the client on time. I never learn my lesson and pack Wednesday night 🏃🏽🏃🏽🏃🏽
I have a category 1-5 Marriott certificate that I would like to trade for some Marriott or Delta points. Any takers?
Dear Hotel Room Previous Guest, while I appreciate your desire to wake at 5 am, I do not appreciate you setting the room's bedside alarm to support that goal (cont'd)...
Now that Marriott and Starwood are merged can I use suite nights on a Marriott reservation and if so, how?
My flight from DCA-> TPA literally just had to abort takeoff to let a 12 year old boy deplane. Ready for a damn drink!
Booked a Delta-codeshared flight that is on Virgin Atlantic. I’m Platinum Medallion, but looks like there’s no way to get complimentary upgrade from economy. Any tips?
Does it bother you when entire teams will congregate an area of the Executive lounge of a hotel and having a business meeting? It this bad etiquette?
What celebrities have you run into while travelling for work? Me? Sat next to Erin Burnett on a NJ flight and literally bumped into Plaxico Burress at a NY bar.
About to start traveling A LOT. Do people recommend southwest or United? Flying out of Chicago and equidistant to midway and ORD.
What's the typical base salary for a B4 SALT manager (sales and use tax) in the south/southeast (TX, LA, GA)?
Senior Black Leaders : where are y’all right now? Please speak up and use your positional power to affect systemic change in these consulting firms for us. Stop being afraid of losing white approval and raise your voice for the rest of us. This is the time.
PTO - Alhumdulillah
Starting a project next week after a long holiday break, I need to learn how to be a working professional again 😂
Strategy& consultant (SM) thinking of switching to Accenture Strategy. Thoughts on culture there? Differences? What’s it like working there? Australia based fyi.
Anyone have any advice on the ways I can provide my life insurance beneficiaries the information that they will need in the event something happens to me? Should I print out a document with all of the policy details including my personal info and distribute it to all my beneficiaries (5 total)?
How many portfolio pieces do you show during an interview? I’m applying for a UX UI position and they want me to share my work
Given all the recent buzz about expected large raises around the big 4, I’d like to level set on the average salary for a 4th/5th year female senior manager in federal tax ( credits & methods group) in the Midwest - Chicago/Minneapolis/Detroit market. Anyone willing to share a range if they work in a similar area of tax / similar level? I recognize all groups vary greatly in salary expectations, so looking for input specific to my area. Current expectations set at 140-160k. Reasonable?
I raised some issues in my team, and now all the male members are telling me “no need to interact with us”. And labeling me as assuming things and that they “never said” anything. All my work credit has been taken away and said they will do it, I don’t need to. I feel helpless and that I’ll get fired, these powerful people won’t let me live here.
What’s better being at a small consulting firm working with people you like and solid culture but lower pay. Or going to a bigger firm (Accenture, Big Four, etc.) with more competitive higher pay?
This feels like a low offer: Sr Software Engineer Base: $125k. Stock: $50k/4 years. Bonus 0-20%. I have 6 YOE.
Where are we on voting rights? https://www.cnn.com/2021/03/30/business/jamie-dimon-voting-rights-jpmorgan/index.html Huge client of our firms - we can talk a great game on BLM and diversity but can we be strong enough to stand up and speak out publicly in defense of voting rights?
A pwc recruiter called me out of the blue to ask for my resumé and to set up interviews for a SA role that apparently needs to get staffed asap- I’ve been at Accenture for almost 3 years already and I just started a new project but agreed to interview anyway…what should I expect for a technical interview for a customer marketing role?
Is it normal to take time off during your notice period? Especially if it was something you already have approval for before you resigned?
Most awkward Uber stories? My uber driver showed me a picture of her baby. Um, it was a doll.
EY- can vacation be taken in 4 hour increments? I want to take a half day one week because I need to leave out of town by 2p. Is that okay to charge 4 vaca and 4+ of other work?
How bad would it be to sleep with a manager on the same project? Not reporting to them but they work w my manager I believe
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