Has anyone seen Hotel/Airline status challenges? I was told by some people I work with we usually get them a couple times a year. I remember one when I was at welcome to EY but that's it.
How long can you do the weekly travel before you need a break? I just hit 20 weeks including lots of Fridays at the client and weekend trips and wondering if it’s unreasonable to ask for a remote week
which one of you going off on travel day...
Anyone looking for a roommate in the late September / early October timeframe? Hoping to stay towards the southwest part of manhattan / possibly Jersey City.
In house lawyers for global companies: do you expect your international travel to rebound - ever? I am at a firm where I practice in government enforcement and investigations, and I always saw myself going in house to do this work and travel abroad frequently. Are those days gone because of zoom?
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.
How do you expense room service for a meal? It seems like it would just increase the hotel bill in the expense buffer.
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...
How long do you think it’d take to “explore” Chicago? Have opportunity to work remote from US and would love to travel from city to city maybe every year or every 6 months and wondering if a year is enough time to get a good experience out of Chicago
It's 8 am EDT and I am already bored of the number of posts below talking about Marriott and SPG merger. HAPPY FRIDAY!
Woke up at 4:30 am for an early morning flight on American. Takes me an hour to get to the airport. When I am about 10mins away (in my Uber) I get a text that my flight is delayed until 10am cont...
I have the older United cc. If I wanted to get the explorer card to take advantage of bonus points could I just apply for it or would I need to cancel current then apply? TIA
Do you guys think that post pandemic consulting travel will return to how it was (Monday-Thursday)?
Just wondering if this triple dip would work: Book Marriott hotel through United MileagePlus Shopping giving 1 mile per $, Marriott points for stay and 6 points per $ for using Bonvoy Brilliant card?
I have $4,000 in my emergency fund and $1,100 left in total consumer debt (a credit card balance at a 10% interest rate). I’m tempted to pay it off right now, but in light of what’s going on in (cont)
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?
New to United States - I noticed that my pay checks comprise approx. 64 % of my annual compensation( after 6% 401K and health insurance) . Is that normal or have I messed up something in tax forms?
*Finishes engagement one week early with no more travel required before year end* "This is awesome!" *Looks at Marriott app* "NOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!"
Our nanny takes my 7 month old out for one, sometimes 2, long walks every day (weather permitting). Love the idea of fresh air every day but its often for several hours at a time and he always returns home crying bc she's pushed him to his limit between feedings. She brushes it off saying hes just fussy which kind of irks me. Im also concerned that he's spending too much time strapped in a stroller. Is it reasonable to ask her to take shorter walks? Am I overreacting?
What are tips for interviewing when your current role has defeated you? I’m anxious and depressed a decent amount of the time. All I think about it my job right now & how terrible it is..even though I’m trying to remember I need this job to financially support myself. I think it has also knocked down my confidence and self esteem and so now I’m wondering why anyone would want to hire me after interviewing me.
Best consulting firms in Houston for Healthcare?
I am currently hiring for Analyst – M&A, Analyst – Audit. Associate – M&A. VP – Audit. Marketing Director. Office location, Rockefeller Plaza, New York. If you or anyone you know is interested, let’s connect.
Does Salesforce have a strategic customer engagement team in their Consulting org that focuses on project delivery? If so, how’s it different from their Advisory services that staffs Program Architects on delivery projects?
This bowl: USA vs non USA I enjoy a lot of threads in this bowl, but equally a hell of a lot are US specific, and pharma advertising just doesn't work in the same way anywhere else in the world. Would love to know what proportion of the active bowl users are based inside vs outside of the USA? Should threads always have country/city tags where relevant? Edit for clarity, it's not just DTC vs HCP, it's also queries like who's hiring, who's doing good work, process, workload, holidays, etc.
Poll for the group - How common are PIPs at the various Big 4? Is it like the whole bottom 10% of everyone’s group or a once-in-a-while-this-person-is-dumb kind of thing? Have heard of quite a few within my group and wondering if it’s normal or something isn’t quite right.
For those who have roommates and contracted covid, how did you and your roommate(s) dealt with the situation sharing an apt? Did everyone just end up with covid? Looking for tips/tricks and how long the whole process took.
What is salary range for new SM ?
I’m a strategy consultant at Accenture (progression point C, 1-2 years away from manager). Wondering what the comp would be at MBB for a similar role. Experienced hire. McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
I hold an offer for 28L fixed and been offered M level at Deloitte. How much CTC can I expect from Deloitte? It's a client facing role. Please suggest. Thank you.
37 weeks and baby has not turned yet. Chances of c section are high, while OR of my hospital are crazy busy and I don’t really get to chose any date for scheduled c section... any thoughts/past experience to share?
Am considering applying to an EMBA program at Columbia, NYU, or Wharton. Just promoted to Manager and have two young kids. What is the benefit of the MBA? Is it worth the $200k investment?
Been out of the job hunt game a while...how to handle salary negotiations? I already gave my expected salary range to the HR rep, and I’m about to receive a formal offer with a number hopefully...
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.
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