This week's announcements suck for SPG and AA loyal travelers. 2016: SPG is going away and AAdvantage program is changing for the worst.
FYI - Just went on the Marriott website and selected the option to combine both spg and Marriott accounts. All stays and details updated. Past history to be updated in 48 hours. Get it done folks!!
Any gaps in my application and am I aiming for the right schools?
ORM - Indian Asian male (US citizen)
Large state school - Accounting 3.95 GPA
Career: Finance Consultant 4 years with 1 promotion
GRE: 168Q 160V
Extracurricular: mentor FGLI high school students (4 years), I’m FGLI myself
Schools: CBS, Tuck, Booth, Darden, Duke, Johnson
On Monday my American Airlines flight was delayed seven hours due to a combination of factors including maintenance issues. What/how much should I request from the airline as compensation? Pts or $?
Best travel destinations in Europe in December? Looking for nature/alps centric that won't break the bank
Anyone expecting promotion ?
How many years of experience is typically needed to break into FP&A? Not looking for a promotion or even a huge raise I just wanna leave PA LOL
May not be the right bowl! Last minute travel plans, looking for a 10 day trip from SF to pretty much anywhere safe and weather is good. Any recommendations? Modest on pricing, not looking to over splurge
How is the job security at Delta Air Lines ?
Do they layoff frequently?
HR had mentioned there were no layoffs at tech during the pandemic.
Does anyone know the salary range for a Senior Technology Analyst at Southwest Airlines? @southwest
Desi fam- travelling to Delhi next week (direct flight) from US. Any tips from personal experience both of flying in and flying out of Delhi? Here’s what I know - 1. RT PCR negative report 72 hrs in advance of flight (24 hrs for coming back). 2. Some air suvidha ka natak 3. Covid vaccination proof hard copy
For couples who have individual and joint accounts for mutual expenses, how many joint accounts do you have and how do your track different buckets of expenses? Do you have one joint account and then manually track money going in and out for each bucket on a spreadsheet? Do you have several joint accounts for different buckets? (Buckets being mortgage, utilities/bills, travel fund, groceries etc) anyone willing to share an example? If it's all in one account isn't it hard to track?
How do u zip ur dresses when alone in hotel rooms? I just mutilated my nail and half way there. Will just wear a longer blazer anyways. Just have to remember not to take it off ;)
What bonuses are expected to get paid out for FY22? There was a raise in July but no bonus, correct? Is it only equity awards in Nov? Or will there be an element of cash bonus?
I’m tracking a few $100s short of AA’s EQD status threshold. Aside from additional flying / buying more expensive flights, does anyone know how I can increase my EQDs?
2nd br available in a 2br/1ba off 14th/N St NW in Logan. Renovated and fully furnished, $1700 per month incl utilities. Perfect for travel or remote, rooftop pool too. Posting for any interested 🎏
Anyone willing to sell their United Plus points?
Is it ever possible to book full fare coach (eg Y or B class on United) if you have to book through your company’s travel reservation system? Trying to figure out how to maximize miles
Any additional color on JMI and how much sourcing the company does relative to Summit / TA? On par or more a balanced set of sourcing, diligence and portco?
Do you typically work on holidays? This year I had to work a bit on Thanksgiving because we had an event. It wasn't as bad as I thought it would be though.
Anyone here trade options in addition to working full-time? I am curious to hear about how much additional income you’re able to pull in, big lessons learned for a beginner, where to start learning/practicing, etc.
Headed to London and Madrid for the holidays. Want to splurge on something. Which brands have the best deals in those cities? Ideally want a handbag or wallet from YSL, LV, maybe Gucci.
Inviting our Senior Specialist to share some of his best moments with his favorite president ever, on his best day ever.
Anyone here has experience as an engineer / software engineer? I have an outsider perception where engineers get to spend their time inventing new products / build something cool instead of churning Excel models and aligning text boxses. Help me understand why their field of work isn't much more enjoyable vs. consulting / business please
Elitist rant: This bowl is getting littered with “any thoughts on firm XYZ” that nobody has ever heard of. Can we please keep this bowl to BigLaw? There are other bowls for these questions. Prepared for hate in the comments.
I am looking for jobs in below countries as a senior developer(5yoe). I want to relocate with my wife, who is currently an HR in banking industry. I want to know what are the job prospects as an HR in these countries with a dependent visa.
Germany, UK, Australia, Netherlands, Singapore.
PS: if you know please also suggest countries which would be easier to migrate and get a job as HR , apart from the above
Kind of a new distance runner here (completed my first half mara last month) and am usually run on treadmill for workouts during the week. I also wear an Apple Watch. Have noticed that my Apple Watch tends to say I’ve run a longer distance, at a faster speed, than treadmill. (It’s usually up to 0.5 miles off and 0.5mph off in speed). Anyone experience this? Not sure what to trust but assuming Apple Watch. Thoughts?
Anyone considering leaving or recently left Google due to lack of flexibility around remote work potential? I’m in GBO and don’t want to be in MTV, NYC or CHI anymore, but there’s very few roles (non-Cloud) elsewhere.
What are some exit opportunities for supply chain in industry? I am tired of being on the road every weak.
Is is Friday yet???!!!
Additional Posts in Consulting
So what posts show up in your feed here? If I see a post how do I know what bowl it was posted in?
Any prior military MBB🐠?
I am prior military officer, have an MBA (public school), and joined a big 4 firm in a non-strategy role. Would it still be possible to make the jump? Does the military pipeline still work with additional employment? Had some family commitments that dictated my post service transition.
The flight attendant on my flight went seat by seat and personally welcomed every 1K and Global Services passenger, 47 in all(!), on my flight.
I definitely appreciate the welcoming gesture!
There has been a lot of focus on non binary gender choices recently, the more important convo is non monogamous relationships. Why is this not spoken about? If I have 2 wives why do I have to hide one?
Any recommendations for good courses or books around IT strategy? I have recently made a move from IT delivery to IT strategy consulting and noticing my thinking is very much in the detail and need to move to some high level thinking which is much more broader and at strategic level.
Here comes the anxiety of Sunday night...
For ACNers: How much % bonus did you receive?
Can some 🐠 from PwC, KPMG, and EY advisory help explain how your advisory sub-practices? Looking to move and would like to understand how the org is divided as well as any tips about good/bad teams?
How to get back at a noisy hotel neighbor? Take off their Green Choice sign sign. No 500 points for you.
How many hrs of delay are needed for monetary compensation? This is due to aircraft issues
TFW your partner emailed EM to make sure you get a nice long weekend with zero to dos…I guess two months of nonstop working finally paid off. #earnedit
PSA: if a USB port on your laptop has a lightning bolt next to it, that port is a charging port that works even if your laptop is on standby or shut down. Happy charging, 🐠 friends!
Benefits of traveling to an all business area this week. Four Seasons priced like a n normal business hotel. Never got why pricing was so outrageous but it is in a totally different league.
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