If you are traveling out of ORD tomorrow morning, gate agent has informed nearly every flight is oversold. There are hundreds sleeping in the airport tonight and flights departing 1-6 hrs late still.
I saw a fast track promotion via ACN, my regular skymiles doesn't seem to work, can I create another account and merge later or?
Apple Watch owners: why do you have an Apple Watch? What are the benefits/downsides and is it worth it? From what I read, it seems mostly beneficial to track health like a Fitbit?
Curious to get thoughts of seasoned travellers. My 6.15pm direct JFK-SFO flight is delayed until 1am due to weather complications. Option to take a 12.10am to Seattle then 7am to SFO (arriving 10am).
Is it possible to lose weight around the holidays with everything going on (i.e., parties, drinks, travel)? I wish I was serious about my health and fitness earlier this year, sigh. So far I've lost 10 lbs and my goal is to lose 50 more pounds by May.
Accepted an offer, but the day before another company came at to interview. They offer more pay, better benefits, works more in line with what I want. But they haven't given me an offer yet, I just have a very good feeling. If I do get offer 2 how bad is it to go back on offer 1?
Staying at the Ritz Carlton - Dove Mountain, AZ for a long weekend. Before coming, I called and asked what the COVID restrictions were, I was given vague information and once I arrived realized that the restrictions were more stringent than described, and the only restaurant open for dinner service on hotel property is a mile away, near the golf course. When asking the hotel how we are supposed to get there for dinner, they told us that we would have to walk as they are understaffed....
Hi 🐠, I am 25 with ~100K salary and currently contribute to a 401K, ROTH IRA, brokerage account, crypto, savings account, and an “I bond.” Anything else I can utilize to put money to work?
I’m taking a few calls for new opps at a couple different firms and wanted to get a pulse on feelings from folks who actually work there to help me narrow it down. Agencies are: Weber Shandwick, Ruder Finn, FleishmanHillard and a smaller boutique called LifeSci Communications. From The sounds of other threads on here, I’m nervous about WS. Looking for a read on Work/Life balance, how well staffed they are, avg pay range (VP level), PTO/holidays/benefits, etc. So, how do you like working there?
What’s the best lounge to kill two hours in Dulles? Lufthansa, British Air, or Turkish Air?
I’m frequently upgraded to first class on delta (platinum status).... do I get access the the sky lounge if I’m upgraded?
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
Best Marriott or SPG property in Phuket? Ritz isn’t available but most else are. Looking for relaxing beach trip for 3 or 4 nights. Platinum elite but want to go off property for meals too. Thanks!
If you achieve new platinum elite status on Marriott this week, how long does that last for?
Curious what other people's parental leave looks like for companies of a similar size and industry. We are about 150 employees in the CPG (beverage) space. We want to improve/expand our paid leave. How much paid time do you give your employees? Do you give the same amount for the primary and secondary caregiver? Please include your company size and industry.
Thoughts on living at home after 25, with no debt? Not sure if gender matters but male 🐠 here
I am an Indian non-immigrant worker on H1 Visa. While I support the ongoing protests against the discrimination on any minor community (not just blacks), I have also experienced great inclusivity from majority of the colleagues in tech industry before this current administration.. Is the Nationalism or rise or lack of empathy on minors an inherent problem??
Sima Auntie (from Indian Matchmaking) is like the perfect consulting partner. Giving recommendations and advice with full confidence but none of them actually workout
What are your thoughts on the value of a Harvard Extension School degree vs. a standard online MBA from a reputable public university? I feel like the Harvard name carries a lot of value....
4 years at Accenture were stressful, left to go to Deloitte for $22k salary bump and hope for better culture, then COVID layoff happened. If I try returning to Accenture, which is the best division to try returning to (with generic consulting skills) and why? Not looking for "division spirit/pride," looking for insight into which divisions have better pay/culture/WLB/etc. (constructive replies only please, I realize I sound like a 🤡)
Anyone ever buy baby gifts from Etsy? Best friend is having a baby (he will be like a nephew to me) and want to buy a personalized blanket or something with his name. Never bought if etsy before though - nervous about it.
How much actually Deloitte pay from bonus percent... In offer they mention 0 to 10 If some get average rating?
Does anyone else have a fear of certification exams and avoid it due to that even though you shouldn’t?
My friend is looking for software engineer intern roles in Canada. He is currently a second year computer science student in University of Victoria. Please let me know if someone can refer him:) Happy to answer any other questions
Does anyone know the average base and bonus comp range for HR Director level (below VP) at Morgan Stanley ? The recruiter said that I am eligible for a bonus but it’s not in the offer letter and would not provide any details on an expected bonus range. Is this normal? If so, what is the average range for an HR Director bonus?
For a flight NAM - Bangkok, what airline is best (Emirates, Qatar, Ethiad) for status match with US airlines (Delta, United, AA)?
Anyone ever get upgraded on an international flight booked on points with delta? If so, any tips of making it happen?
I'm shockingly nervous for my first interview tomorrow. Haven't been this much on edge this way about anything in recent memory.
Manager salaries - what are the set ranges at the strategy firms, eg mbb, ow, S&, ATK, LEK. And how much at strategy big 4 practices ? Very hard to find info on that. Also bonus points if you can...
Looking for a mentor and or general guidance to discuss career progression within Human Resources. I currently have 3 years of HR experience and I am looking to tap into another function of HR, specifically compensation and benefits. To date I’ve dabbled in recruitment and am excited to learn about your HR career progression!
I’m currently living in SF but thinking about taking a remote position based in NY. Will I get double taxed? They have an office in SF if that makes a difference but I’m getting hired at the NY location. Thanks!
Are there EY-P TSE 🐠 here who are willing to chat? Preferably on the FS group. I just received an offer and have some questions about the team, culture, etc.
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