{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Sitting here in SFO airport and the gate agent has organized a paper airplane contest with 15 people or so. The Prize is a free drink on the plane", "post_id": "584b53bf0659cd0016d3c94c", "reply_count": 6, "vote_count": 56, "bowl_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "bowl_name": "Consulting" }

Sitting here in SFO airport and the gate agent has organized a paper airplane contest with 15 people or so. The Prize is a free drink on the plane

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Which airline??

like

Southwest?

like

Love that!!! 😁

like

Actually LOLed at this

like

Did you win?

Virgin, Alas I was frantically sending emails and could just watch

Related Posts

Ground stop at ORD.. great way to start travel after being home for a week.. stuck on tarmac for an hour now and growing.. happy Monday 🛫🛬🛫🐬🐳

like

Me at IAH right now

Post Photo
like

What’s the best Marriott Bonvoy property in the San Jose/Santa Clara area?

Hey math geeks, what are the odds that my lyft driver to ORD and back to the city three days later is the same one? Happened to me this week

like

Mia Dog

Post Photo
likeuplifting

Is getting out of ORD going to be a problem??

like

Anybody from Google ATL office here? Wanted to learn about the culture & roles available here. Any trade off being here vs Cali? Feel free to DM!

like

22 and have 30K I've been meaning to invest for over a year. Wish I had. Given market volatility, what kind of DCA strategy should I take to invest now? Or should I hold off till after elections?

like

What’s the best airline between Phoenix and Chicago (ORD)?

like

Looking for Mexico recommendations that are outside of the typical tourist destinations. Looking for recommendations on magic towns to visit around Mexico City (note: have visited San Miguel de Allende and Guanajuato already). Thanks!

like

Any fellow consultants on this Delta plane from MSP to ATL? Hello!

like

ATL Peeps: any NYE party recommendations?? Don't wanna do Buckhead Ball and don't particularly need an open bar. Want something that'll be super fun, not college-y, and under $50 cover. Help!

like

Looking to buy family home in DFW area… needs to be close to a children’s hospital, have great school district, and ideally not too far from airport. Any reccs that come to mind? HHI 300k

like

Anyone ever not have precheck printed on their boarding pass even though you have your KTN entered with your account? Just happened to be at DTW. Guy at the counter says sometimes it just sometimes 🙄

like

Can we make the banner of this bowl: 1. Efficient Market Hypothesis 2. DCA 3. Diversify

like

Chick-fil-A breakfast and Costco! My favorite start to a beautiful ATL Saturday.

likesmart

Which SF neighborhoods to consider? Lady 🐠 looking for safe 1br with public transit / walking accessibility to FiDi and not far from SFO. Hoping to spend $3k-$3300, but could go up to $3500.

like

Glad to have Fishtank... How else would I spent my time while in holding pattern over ATL?!

like

Walked from one end of DTW to the other thinking "awesome, I'll grab some chick film a for the flight" until I got there and it's Sunday

like

Additional Posts

Ever get annoyed at how happy the partners/MDs are at work everyday knowing it’s probably because they’re making $Mlns from the project? If I see one more “Happy Monday so blessed to be at this client” I’m asking for a raise

likefunny

Evaluating two offers in tech. I live in Atlanta and was offered 155k salary and 122k RSU $10k sign on No annual bonus. Another tech company offered $170k and 165k RSU WITH 10% annual bonus but it’s based in California. What are y’all’s thoughts, I hadn’t planned on relocations but could if it’d worth it

like

Anyone know of part time corporate positions that are remote? Entry level. I have a bachelors in psychology and masters in special education (not super applicable but I am intelligent and willing to learn). Current teacher looking to make a switch. I am very personable and driven.

like

Ladies - going to negotiate a payrise next week. Received an unsatisfactory (<$2k) bump with promotion. Getting offers $60k above current pay from industry. Am nervous... Any tips / anecdotes? TIA 🙏

like

Interviewing for Deloitte GPS. Was at another firm (commercial) then in banking. They’re talking Spec Master. I like the specialist track. Is $135k too much to ask? Would be lateral but that’s okay.

likehelpful
like

Over contributed to 401k limit of $19,500 at vanguard. Do I just contact vanguard and let them know ? Anyone gone through the process?

like

Has anyone ever been asked to give total compensation expectations for a role via email before having the first interview?

like

Best paying nom-mbb firms that have a strong power/utilities arm?

like

Anyone from KPMG have an estimated salary for Sr. Associate - Financial Management in Chicago? 4 yrs experience

like

Has anyone used Amex points to book airbnb? How's the conversion?

like

For those of you who exited consulting for a startup or industry job, do you sometimes regret it? I left a few months ago for a 35% pay bump and better work life balance. But there are times where I miss the high intensity of the work. Also my new role doesn't involve Azure which I miss.

like

I miss some of my colleagues WFH, but in some ways I feel closer to them chatting during small zoom meetings than I did in the open space where i had to watch who was listening to every word I said. Give us back real offices and maybe I’d actually miss going in again.

like

Current Assurance associate at PwC, was offered an M&A consulting role at Deloitte. PwC is trying to get me to transition to CMAAS instead. Salary is the same. From a reputation standpoint which offer is better

like

Just curious, what percentage of your billable rate do you take home? Calculation would be ((Salary and Bonus/Yearly Billable Hours)/Billable Rate). For me it's about 18% as a Senior 1 in M&A Tax (note this doesn't include other benefits).

like

I took advantage of Verizon’s Black Friday deals and got myself the new iPhone yesterday. I’m AMAZED by all the neat things it can do. One of my favorites is that you can grab text from a picture and have it read aloud. This would be so helpful for my students with vision needs and those with reading disabilities. When do we think we’ll actually see this technology in the classroom? Can’t very well put “iPhone” on a students assistive tech section of their IEP 😂

likehelpful

Laid off exactly a month ago. Since the minute I found out, I’ve been applying, networking, interviewing, on repeat. Every single day. I’m so terribly exhausted. Can anyone share some wisdom? 😔

like

How can I earn a bazillion babillion dollars so I can FIRE and not have to worry about working? Older friend got laid off. Contd...

What is the salary range for a senior business affairs person in NY?

like

ASC740 question. Can someone give an quick example of journal entries when you recognize an UTP. I always thought it’s DR Tax Expense, CR UTP/ Tax Contingency Reserves. When does it hit the payable account?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal