Ringing that bell tomorrow. No hate to my firm, but we have a kid during covid and it’s hard to work two jobs and be a daycare provider. Plus, no job makes me as whole as being a father.
Old employer arranged a WFH contract deal where my contract is on par with my current pay. Have to pay both sides of FICA taxes, but I control my time and know I can be there for my wife and kid when needed. Keep grindin’ y’all! ✌🏽
Based on CDC guidelines, after two doses would it be okay to go to the gym without masks?
Hey Bdo, does your current annual salary that shows up on myBdo also shows your bonus amount? Or just the salary increase?
What’s your TC, role, and YOE? I see these posts all the time in the main consulting bowl, but I feel like it’s either just me or Canada salaries are MUCH lower than US.
So, I knew ahead of time that I would be working Thanksgiving weekend, but I just got my schedule for December and it looks like I'm going to miss Christmas as well. I feel bad that I am missing so much time with my kids, how does everyone else deal with these emotions? Any tips on how I can make up the missed experiences with my children?
Does anyone have advice on how to pivot from pwc to strategy&? I’m interning this summer at pwc but don’t want to work in my consulting practice post graduation.
My team and I have been looking at a deal that involves acquiring a construction company that brings in 4-5m in revenue but the owner tends to use check cashing services. Why does he do this?
What you suggest?
One position up in ibm or better package in another company with 20% more pay but one position lesser.
Is LTI calling back for wfo?
For how long do we think federal student loans will be paused? The expectation is through the end of the year but that seems arbitrary. Wouldn’t it make more sense to extend until new capitalization rules kick in? Not that I’m complaining, I have about half my outstanding balance sitting in a separate savings account but just trying to plan.
What is the role of salesforce package consultant in IBM? Does it require coding and technical implementation or reviewing code written by team members?? Can someone answer the question, it helps me to decide whether I should join IBM or not IBM Infosys Tata Consultancy Accenture HCL Technologies Wipro
Does anyone deal with sciatica? Mine has gotten so bad it hurts getting up in the morning or doing any type of working out. I do a lot of HIIT and can’t tolerate the pain to get my body moving like I’m used to. Have you found any relief or stretches that help you stay active?
R.I.P. Takeoff, such a shame to lose a great artist to senseless gun violence. So young too…
I just billed a 14.7 hour day while having my kids 6 and 4 as a divorced dad. I’m shocked but no one to tell who will get it so I’m posting here. I feel like I beat WFH... we even took a walk
New to the work force. Been pulling 10-12 hour work days the last few months. I’ve been getting these really back neck pains so I bought some monitor stands to help, told my doc and I’ve been on muscle relaxers for a month / two. Thoughts on getting CBD for the pain instead?
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Heading to Seville for a week in October. Been to Spain several times, but not this far South. What's a good neighborhood to stay in? Is it worth a trip to Gilbraltar? Any other tips or tricks would be most welcome.
Traveling to Orlando in early March. Is there a way to visit a Caribbean island on the cheap while we are there? Any cheap airline that fly from Orlando to aruba, the Bahamas, bermudas, etc?
Any tips for Kona, Big Island (Hawaii)? I don’t have access to a 4x4 to get to a lot of parts. What can should I do? Thanks in advance :)
Best bang for your buck resort in Maldives?
As someone else posted why is it so hard to find Iberia reward business class flights NYC to MAD ?? It never used to be - I'm looking similar timeframe to the last poster mid March to mid April and find almost nothing - pretty frustrating when your only option for using avios to get to Europe is BA and their insane fees- any tips?
Does anyone have any tips/codes for cheaper hotel prices? I’m looking at 4-5 star hotels in Vancouver. Thanks!
I am staying at Cambria this week for like 5 days. Any way I can request a larger/better room?
Are lounges truly worth it if you're not doing a serious long-haul trip? What about the difference between flying business and flying first class
Anyone got money saving tips for 6flags great adventure? Trying to plan a trip to go on a weekday to avoid needing a flashpass. Any other tips?
I Planned a 2-week trip to Europe with two friends and we are supposed to leave next week. They both are backing out and haven't booked their flights... I have. I'm still going to go. I'm done waiting for other people.
I am considering buying a Eurail pass to travel for 10 days around Europe in the winter months . Is the pass easy to use ? Is it worth the money ?
Does anyone tip hotel front desk ppl? I stay at the same hotel & have gotten to know some of the staff - they give me upgrades sometimes! I’m just a little shy about slipping a bill over. Advice?
Anyone familiar with Virgin classes of service from London to east coast US? I booked Delta comfort but the trip back from London is on Virgin. Travel record says “economy delight” but seat map puts my selected seat in “economy classic”. Plane is an Airbus 330-300. Any advice?
Hi people, any idea on what to do with a voucher from Iberia for about $595 that can only be use to travel to europe, Asia Africa and Iberia specifically? I’m traveling but where I’m going they don’t service 😅
How do you decide when to use your miles? I have a trip to Vegas next month and thinking of using my delta miles instead of paying cash because it’s so expensive. It’s the first time I’ll have enough miles to use for the whole trip. Any tips are welcome.
Going to Amsterdam and Brussels around Christmas. Any tips or recommendations? I’m a little worry about restaurants closing during holiday. What’s everyone experience?
Heading to Hawaii at the end of January for a week’s vacation. Trying to do as much as we can to get the experience. I had been there a few times when I was little, but I know I’ll appreciate it a million times more this time l. Any tips on how to get great deals on experiences?
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