So we hired our own doctor to be on a firm wide WebEx about how COVID is ok. When pushed on whether the Dr would travel, he says “No.” LOL @ the idiocy of my firm.
Gambling to get $500 amazon gift card to take a later flight, will take it, no real rush to be at client today. Let’s see, giving up a biz class seat. Might end up in a middle seat with checked bag😂
1500 points shy of Southwest A-List preferred. Any tips on how to get those without going on a flight?
looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
Going to hit 85 segments with air Canada ... will they allow a step up by paying? Worth it?
Haven’t traveled long haul international since pre-covid…longing for a 2 hangover flight
So I am about to make silver in Delta. New to travel. Will my silver status continue Into 2018 and I'll start working towards gold or will my status hunt start over?
I’m trying to book a rental car with National for a personal trip using EY discount. It doesn’t give me the option to elect it as a leisure trip in the app like Hertz does. Any insights on this?
Does anyone have a recommendation for a product that helps with potential carpal tunnel? I realize we don’t always work in the most ergonomic environments and I need something to help, esp. w/ travel.
First flight of the year and the guy next to me is sick! Classic. Feel better,man. Thank goodness I did an airborne yesterday
Has anyone had any luck getting chase sapphire reserve to change their flight booked through points? Need to head back a few days earlier than expected and trip was booked through ultimate rewards
Just posting this here bc I'm still mad about it. I got BED BUGS in BA first class. They refused to care, so I tell everyone, I'm still mad about it. British Airways, first class, BED BUGS.
Best $0 annual fee travel rewards card?
There is a Partner from Bain sitting next to me in this one hour flight. He's already gone to the toilet twice. Just sayin'
I want to confirm, Canadian with 1 shot (second scheduled for fall). I can travel to Greece with a negative PCR test? This is what I see in the guidelines but want to check against others’ experience. Will see if I can get a second vaccine before then but can’t count on it.
Thinking of dropping my United Club card. Use it primarily for lounge access, but I also have a Corp Amex Platinum card which gets me into Centurion and partner lounges. Contd...
Need to get a COVID-19 test for international travel. Anyone knows how soon it can done before travel and any places in Jersey City that do it?
Flying out of newark for first time tmrw morning 8am (I'm an LGA gal normally). Terminal C, have precheck. Cannot miss the flight but also love my zzzs; any advice on when to get there?
On a call with the CEO talking about diversity and they compare a person with tattoos experiencing prejudice in the office to Black people colleague experiences... Meanwhile last I checked, a tattoo was a choice and removable. Also depending on placement, you can’t see it.
I got offer from deloitte for 13.5 fixed with 10%vp and EY for 14.5 fixed plus 5%vp, publicis sapient for 17 fixed with permanant work from home and no vp. Which one is good? I have 5 years of experience
For utilization, if the denominator is fixed to 2080 (40 x 52), there is no way you can be a 100% utilized even if you're staffed throughout the year and bill 8 hours per business day?
Anybody at EYP or Bain willing to chat? Not looking for a referral just have some questions. TYA! Bain, EYP
Flying 7PM. Had a 7AM flight. FML
How do consultants incorporate %’s into resume when you’ve worked on 6481538474 engagements? (All my current bullet points are generalized)
Required Education. Almost all jobs nowadays requires a bachelor’s degree (rarely substitute by experience). If an applicant has all the job requirements, but lacks the education, are they automatically disqualified or filtered out? How flexible is HR with education if it is a requirement?
I am considering switching jobs from Citi Tech Risk to BIG 4 Risk Advisory. What are your thoughts?
What is the appropriate way to provide your two week notice? Should you have a conversation with your coach or project leads beforehand, or should you just go on your internal company page and hit that resign button and go through whatever processes you are prompted to do? What steps do you take before after submitting your notice as a general practice?
Attorneys with the firm often send firm-wide emails advising of in house openings with a corporate client, and solicit recommendations or resumes of qualified candidates. Usually the client contact is a hiring manager for the position. How do I show interest without completely shooting myself in the foot? While I ultimately do want to exit the firm, I also don’t want to be openly broadcasting my intent to leave by telling the firm attorney(s) that I’m interested. Thoughts?
Client system down. Charge time still? (Currently at hotel and was gonna do some time before going to client site). Need 12 hours/day everyday so trying to see how late ill be up tonight
Recruiter screen next week. Added a few folks on LinkedIn from the company/group (don’t know them personally). They accepted invite. Is it bad to reach out and ask about the role while (cont.)
I went through a pretty rigorous interview process for a marketing project manager but ultimately wasn't given job. Though most of the feedback was positive, the other candidate had more direct experience with the job responsibilities (digital assets, social media, etc.) My job/company dabbles in digital but it's primarily traditional media. How do I again the experience if I'm limited by the type of work we do?
Once the dust settles post COVID what do you think the hybrid model will look like for most companies with number of days in office vs remote each week?
I just cleared my AWS Cloud Practitioner exam and am curious whether I should pursue Solutions Architect Associate and/or Developer Associate certificate next. My plan is to get about 7 certificates in the areas that interest me, even though they are not needed for my role. Have you gotten both? Any recommendation to which to pursue first?
Considering switching jobs - looking for a non-consulting role in the DC area that pays ~120K. Currently a manager with several years of operational improvement experience in the Heathcare space. Any
I have sponsorship from my consulting firm (tuition, requires 3 year commitment, definitely does not pay like MBB/T2). I got a 60k scholarship from Kellogg, should I just consider making a move to MBB/T2?
What is a good suggestion for a weekend mom-baby/toddler date? Reconnecting with old college friends with toddlers/babies. Not sure what to suggest. Brunch? Morning walk?
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