Is it safe to travel through Dakota? North Dakota specifically, I am brown if that will make a difference to answer. Planning a cross country trip from east to Cali. Please help so I can plan the itinerary
So the cheese cubes in the Delta sky club, SPG, and Marriot club lounges are all the same yeah?
How is PTO valued? (Salary / 365) x PTO days? Or, (Salary / 2080) x PTO hours. My question is whether or not to factor in weekends. Deloitte
Left on vacation with the boyfriend, 1 hour into the drive realized I forgot my Switch at home 🤦🏼♀️ Effectively adding 2 hours to our trip to go back for it, hope this dumb sea otter event doesn’t lead to me getting dumped on vacay 🙃
I love dogs. Unfortunately, I travel every week for work. Wondering, If there are options which can allow me to adopt a dog. Is there anyone who owns a dog while traveling?
Please critique my annual budget. Family of four in the Bay Area. HHI: 850k Income tax: 300k Daycare: 50k Housing: 45k (mortgage + property tax + insurance) Grocery / restaurants: 20k Charity: 15k Random Amazon spending: 10k Car + gas + insurance: 10k Medical: 5k House cleaner / landscaper: 5k Utilities: 3k Retirement savings: 135k (maxing out everything) Remaining for taxable savings: 250k Don’t do enough travel but that is largely due to COVID. Saving 45% of gross is probably too much?
Think anyone will notice if I wear the same dress to the holiday party for the second year in a row? It stands out but was expensive so...
Sick for the first time in 2 years because I spent time with extended family and their kids. What is it about kids constantly being sick?? I spend 2 days around toddlers and my immune system takes a vacation.
Does delta bump your status down one level even if you don't re-qualify? I just got gold status (made platinum last year) but haven't met the requirements yet
Going to philly for a weekend and planning to get a hotel for myself to just chill and unwind. What hotels do y’all recommend that have slightly luxurious vibes but decently priced? Was going to book the Sheraton downtown but not blown away by the reviews. Thanks !
Thoughts on leaving before finding a new job? Feel like I don’t have the time to really search for something new. I have about month and a half of PTO payout at 24 years old and have a decent amount saved up.
What airlines did you travel using Delta sky miles point while traveling to INDIA? How many miles needed?
What's the PwC rate code for Marriott? 🙋♂️
Has anyone experienced American Airlines cracking down on hidden city or skiplagged flights?? AKA making you pay the difference in ticket price for stopping at your destination rather than stopping at your “connection”
Folks, I need your suggestions to make a choice 1- Resign and then wait for my joining in next firm in May end. 2. Use two weeks leave and then resign, giving me two weeks paid vacation. Factors: In a critical large project where everyone is working 13-15 hours, will probably burn bridges with client as well as my current firm Already Burnt out with crazy hours and 2 weeks vacation will really help Two weeks without Health insurance during a pandemic doesn't seem to be great idea.
My dog is the biggest mamas boy. We will be out of town for a week soon and when we took this vacation last year, he wouldn't walk with anyone but me. I want my cousins kids to be able to walk him this year, any ideas on how to do this?
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Ladies & Gentlemen, with one month left in Q2, some will fall short of our numbers. Others will hit them. I can’t speak for all of us here, however, I can speak for myself. That being said, I will NOT be one that comes up short of my number. Now, this leads me to you all, to present a question. If you have to prospect, if you’re looking for new business, is it worth $1500 to put 95% of your prospecting process on autopilot? If so, let’s chat.
Anybody leave big law for a couple of years to raise your kids and successfully rejoined the legal field? Is big law ever an option again?
Thoughts on my future candidacy? WE: Management Consulting (nonstrategy) 4 years, one promotion. Education: Large state school Accounting degree, 3.9 GPA. Also a CPA. Exam: GRE 168Q 162V Extracurriculars: Big Brother Big Sister, Alma Mater Mentor, Mentor for foundation for underprivileged HS students Intended schools: Johnson, Ross, Darden, CBS, Kellogg, Booth, Haas, Duke Is my list a stretch? Should I switch firms before applying, does KPMG kill my chances? Thanks all.
People accepted counter offer and got higher pay and raise again. Should I also do this? Is it ethical? I’m in tax NYC office.
Has anyone experienced sleep paralysis? I recently started my first traveling engagement & I’m not sure if it’s the project stress or hotel life but I experience it at least 2x/week. Any tips?
Anyone heard good things about CFGI? I’ve heard their comp structure is gimmicky with overtime pay. But if I could make the same base there as I do in big 4 with the chance of some overtime pay is it worth it to give it a shot?
Desi junta - with the real estate market being crazy would you guys still rent or buy(visa uncertainty toh forever hai hi)? But with houses priced 20% or so more than last year and people paying over asking not sure what everyone is doing. Would appreciate some guidance and insights on your thought process
Did anyone exit from consulting to sales positions at Google or Microsoft? I am looking to pivot into sales and having a bit of a hard time getting interviews. Any tips or if anyone is willing to private message it would be appreciated. I have 3 YOE and 2 are in consulting if that’s helpful. Thanks!
Have salaries in advertising really changed over the years/decades? I remember in 1993 at Lowe NYC when the salary list was left on the printer... the CDs were making about $200k on average. That’s 27 years ago.
If you were on the bench for a while with nothing on your plate, would you volunteer for an RFP in your practice but in an area you have zero interest in? RFP is for an ERP implementation
Worst city you've had a project in
Do you think it’s better to go to immediately go a firm that’s beyond your skillset or work your way up to that firm? For example, going to a T2 firm as an experienced hire having never done consulting without or starting at a smaller consulting firm and then going to T2/MBB?
10w 🤰🏻, traveling at the moment and prenatal vitamins are really making me sick. I throw up whenever I take them, but that’s my only source of folic acid. Is it risky to not take them?
Any inputs for visitors medical insurance for parents visiting US from abroad? https://joinfishbowl.com/post_7h41jrk1g9
Interview help - gotten to the offer stage 2x in the past 3-4 months, but have lost the coin flip vs other candidate. Any guidance? Feeling pretty down in the dumps…
Is a high $3000s mortgage too high on a $150k base? Assuming bonus will be near 100% of base
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