I’m done with this contrived stress. I want to run off to Buenos Aires for a few months. I want to sit in a cafe, enjoy a nice cold Quilmes and people watch. I wonder how cheap travel will be to Buenos Aires after Covid. Their economy is f’d right now
Has anyone been offered a status buy-up for 2021. ~$1700 short of United 1k this year and think my travel will increase a good bit starting next year. Think it could make sense, especially given the 2021 thresholds
Best areas in London to stay? Doing several day trips so a better bang for buck since not there much is ideal. Prefer Marriott or Hilton
Is 120k an acceptable salary for Dallas, Texas? I’m taking a pay cut to move there from San Francisco
Courtyard marriott Atlantic city tells me breakfast isn't complimentary. Platinum here. Marriott website says courtyard offers daily credit OR breakfast. Anyone else experience this?
Interviewed for Oracle - Senior Director (Business Dev.) - This is a remote role (with travel) in their Strategic Client Group. What’s the range of their annual base salary? I am thinking of asking for 300k base + bonus/commissions; not sure if they give any stocks like Amazon. Please let me know. #oraclesalary
Moving to the bay as a delta diamond. Anticipate lots of East coast trips in my future. What airline should I be trying to get a status match with? Should I stick with delta?
For those that travel almost everywhere Week. How many points do you guys make a year on your airline and hotel? Trying to estimate the value of the perks we get in our job.
Anyone have thoughts on Hudson Advisors/Lone Star Funds if you’re in the dfw area? Know anything about working there? Don’t know much about them, if anything at all
Thinking of switching from delta to American, am I crazy? I fly from LGA as my home airport. But like the American network and find flights are consistently cheaper when I’m searching for personal travel. I normally get silver/gold status depending on the year. Is my American experience going to be good?
Hi Atlanta fishes, I’m moving to Atlanta in coming months and looking for your advice & recommendations for neighborhood and apartment search prior to in-person visit soon. Background & factors: - Male / single / age 30 (I like city life and going out yet prefer relatively calm place during weekdays than too much exposure to crowd & street noise) – heard ATL midtown isn’t too loud anyways - For monthly rent (1BD or studio), I would prefer $1800~$2000 range but can afford up to ~$2100+ (cont’d)
Can I get into a Delta Skyclub lounge if I have access (through Delta diamond status) but am flying with a different airline on that day? Or would I only be able to get in with a delta ticket?
Best way to get to San Diego from LAX? Are there any shuttles / shared ride options at all?
Hey ATL fish! Anyone involved with any cool volunteer orgs? I’m looking for one to join so if you know of any good ones please comment below! Thanks!
With hotels and airlines struggling, do people think credit card travel perks/bonus points/reward systems will change post pandemic? Additionally, does anyone have and is satisfied with the amex hilton aspire card? Thinking of adding this to the wallet once travel opens up.
30F, thinking about separating from my marriage and looking at cities I could move to. Currently working in ATL and I’d need to come back at least once a month(prefer driving) since I’d still be working/based here. Ideas on affordable yet fun cities? I make 120k right now & I’d prob take the dog with me. TIA! 💚💜
Being asked by United to switch to a different flight for a travel voucher or miles. They want me to bid for one of the options. I can take the flight 5hrs later. How much should I bid? IAD to DTW
Thoughts on getting a MS in Systems Engineering? Is it still relevant/competitive against a MS in Comp Sci/Data Science for Product Management/Startup roles? What exactly can you do with it? Assuming a top program.
Hi fishes, Can you help me understand the different designations in EY GDS. I am looking for 5 years to 15 years experience band. If possible please provide the expected salary package also. I am asking for cloud data engineer role.
Once, a M friend said "men are stronger than women, I could dominate you right now" and at the moment I didn't know what to say cause he was in fact bigger and stronger than me. But this is something that bothers me still... I think people in general, regardless of gender, have different abilities and it is not a matter of comparing but rather understanding how best to use them, for yourself and for the society. It pisses me off to know ppl can think like this, and he is actually a good friend
What is a standard amount personal paid of time off in consulting (excluding national holidays)? Asking in days per year. Current offer is for 10 but that’s less than my old firm. However this is my first job switch so I’m not sure what’s considered average.
Do people realize that it is risky for an employer to have you on payroll if you aren’t vaccinated? If you get sick, they have to grant you leave and all that. So beyond the other staff, it’s risky to have someone employed and risk they end up with Covid because they will be short on labor. So it’s not unreasonable for an employer to require a vaccine to protect headcount.
United lost my son's car seat on a 3 hr flight. It was registered as a checked luggage with the proper csrseat tag and everything. After following up with an agent after we landed, they said it stayed in EWR and they are working to get it shipped to me in the next day or so while I'm on vacation. Anyway to get points for the inconvenience, I'm Premier platinum if it matters. They did give me a free loaner carseat until mine arrives but it's kinda crappy tbh.
I’m thinking about joining a colombian series B startup, role in São Paulo - I’ve been in consulting so I have no idea how to assess salary expectations for a startups - I have 3 YOE - any insight? Unaware of how equity conversations go also
Does the Kellogg PT program require the video essays? Submitted my application yesterday but have only heard back about scheduling an interview. Nothing about the video essays. Thanks!
My partner & I are flying back from Aruba to the US on a delta SkyMiles hidden city/ skip lagged fair before getting on our revenue flights to client sites. Can I cancel our second legs after landing?
My team mate has a very noisy way of biting his nails - imagine a smacking sound. Happens all day long in the team room. How do I tactfully raise this?
People keep asking if I'm up for promotion and I've only been here a year (so I am not). Flattered I guess?
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!
Negotiating with Accenture for a Sr. Mgr role with CFO and EV team. Trying to jump off from big 4. What's the right expectation for salary??
Contacted by a recruiter from PwC, I have 4 yrs of experience in management consulting with a health background. Been doing mostly healthcare operations & strategy work—what area would I align @ PwC?
Any agencies in SF looking for an AAE / Junior Account Manager? Just finished up an internship and looking for something full time.
Dear all , I am looking for a job change as my current profile is IT Executive and I have more than 10 year experience in IT industry. Skills , server administration , network administrator,eps console,ad user management,data security and encryption,hp certified professional for ,laptop ,desktop , workstation and server, backup management,email configuration, firewall manegement,remote support, pursuing compTIA security +
Do you think Alvarez & Marsal will require employees to get a covid booster shot and/or seasonal flu shot?
Potentially silly questions but when people generally say that you have to be at MBB to make the jump to PE, are these folks doing PE type work like diligence or something relevant or are they doing more broad type of consulting and getting into PE because they have the MBB brand?
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