How many points? 🤣
I am planning to move to Canada and have to give ielts..
1) did you all give your ielts that is general training or the academic one. I know general training will suffice but checking if there are more points for academic one. E.g. same band/score in academic and GT but get more points in PR application if it's academic.
I have literally scribbled down bullet points about who I am while everyone else is going around the room
Just got the Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card and want to get into traveling more. Any tips on gaining/redeeming points without having to completely change spending habits?
Any United global services member willing to lend a fellow Consultant a few upgrade points? Have an international flight tonight and would absolutely love an upgrade. Started this year and never got many flights under the belt. Thanks in advance!
I wish i can pay my rent using my credit card without that hefty surcharge. imagine the points
New to the points game here. Have about 100k Ultimate rewards points. Planning to travel to South Africa in April. What's the best way to use my points? Ps- don't mind flying economy
SPG hotel for NYC? W Union Sq/Sheraton Times Sq/Four Points Times Sq ~2.1c/pt, 11 Howard ~1.9 c/pt, Le Meridien ~1.8 c/pt
My Hilton Honors account has been messed up for about 6 weeks now, no points, status was wrong for a while. I've emailed and called multiple times, and it always results in 30 minutes of me on hold...
Is buying points ever worth it?
For those with CSR or Amex Plat - since we use the corporate (green Amex mostly) for all biz travel, how are you able to earn enough points with your personal cards to offset the $450/$550 annual fee
My wife is starting to travel for work as well. Is there a way she can accumulate points/benefit from my bonvoy status? She can book hotels with personal card. TIA
Going to Hawaii for 2 weeks in May on points. Taking my friends because I don't have a GF and don't want to go alone.
Topic: concurrency, multi threading, transactional,
I have a requirement to insert a row in database only if it meets following requirements
Ex: there is a column "points", a new record should be inserted only if points in the new record is greater than highest points already inserted in db or else throw that points are less
How i should approach this if i get lot of requests (say 10k) all a time. How can I achieve consistency and handle with less response time
Should I start Kirk Cousins at Chicago or Russell Wilson vs GB (tonight)? Standard points league. Please provide reasoning behind your decisions
1.2M 30-yr fixed mortgage. Should I go with option 1 or option 2?
Option 1: Rate - 2.5% with $1,500 credit
Option 2: Rate - 2.375% but I pay $4,500 in points.
If I book a flight on delta with points and then the flight decreases in points later on, can I cancel the flight and rebook to get the better price?
Additional Posts in Consulting
People who work 50, 60, 70+ hours a week: how do you do that without putting your project over budget? Are your engagements written to have a resource work over 40+hours a week? Are you spending over 10-30 hours a week on added non billable time? What are y’all doing with all of that time?!
Best advice you’d give to a young associate...
What questions or problems did people face as associates that they wish they’d gotten more help or coaching on? What information and knowledge would have been most useful to set you up for success as you started your new job? Whether personal or technical. Thank you!
Looking to take a trip to the Galapagos—any recommendations for tour companies or did you plan it yourself? Rough cost estimate for two people? We’re flexible on what time of year we go. Thanks in advance.
Hi, can anyone recommend me a job in TCS at AM level(finance) I have an experience of 3+ years in several fields and looking for a change. Thanks
Seeking insight on GAMMA Consulting at MBB or B4. Would appreciate a referral. Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company McKinsey & Company
Investment Noob made rookie mistake.
Instead of buying more, I ended up hitting the wrong button and selling all my LUV stocks on Robinhood. I tried to cancel it but it sold within seconds. I had 100 shares and it sold at $10 loss each... I wanna cry!! Is there anything I can do about it?!
For EY UK 🐠
What level/salary range can someone coming in with a Security Architect background target?
5 years as Security Analyst
5 years as Security Constant
2 years as a Security Architect
All in banking/finance
I will be getting my laptop replaced.
Should I delete all my data from the old laptop or do a factory reset or something like that?
PWC M&A Tax NYC. how bad are the hours?
Brace yourself, Dec 28 is tomorrow, and anxious IRS fan-base is gonna come knocking into your zoom
Aside from LinkedIn Recruiter, which is nutty expensive, does anyone use alternative aggregators?
What type of job would a person with no experience in data analyst in tech need to start with?@
I’m a graduate from a reputed college in south India..having around 1.8 years of experience in the industry and Barclays is offering me BA2, saying I don’t have 2 years of experience..how do I negotiate with them? I have gotten a promotion in my current job due to performance too and campus placements from my college get hired as graduate analysts, BA3 Barclays Barclays global service center
For those taking the CFA exams this Saturday, do you feel prepared? Thinking of postponing mine.
Additional Posts (overall)
With the potential EY split, what are the ramifications for Parthenon? Will EY Consulting/Parthenon remain separate entities or will they be rolled together?
Scored very well on performance rating, but after a month on the bench, I may as well spread my legs in the air and ask if anyone is interested... #desperate
Good friend lives in DC, in development/non-profit. She's looking for consulting gigs. What's the best way for her to go about doing this? Anyone know of anyone else in this space? Thanks 🐠
What do management consultants do? I'm trying to pivot my role as a tax senior into something more satisfying. Just don't know where to start.
ACN folks when do we find out about the compensation part of the PA results? I am going to be out of the country from Friday till December 1st with almost no internet access.
MBA scholarships: I have an MSc from Oxbridge, 2YE in MBB (abroad), do some volunteering and have a 770 GMAT. Do I have a shot at a scholarship for M7? My office only sponsors 1 year programs and I don’t wanna go to Insead… I‘d like to use my MBA to pivot to the US for a couple of years
Where are the management consultants at MBB?
India vs Pakistan tomorrow! 🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰🇵🇰
Parents : Recommendations on a non-Zika family vacay? Got a 2 year old and one on the way.
Last night was the third night in a row that I lay awake all night thinking about everything and anything. I got maybe an hour of sleep each night. I’m exhausted. Any tips for how to combat anxiety and actually get some sleep so this doesn’t become a vicious cycle?
has anyone left consulting to work for a family business and then returned? I have a very strong pull to help my parents but feel like coming back will be very hard. Thoughts?
How do you deal with someone on your team (quite experienced too) performing pretty poorly on your project? It's starting to impact team camraderie and quality of work.
For people who use Fitbit, Inspire 2, Charge 4, Versa 3, and Sense - which one would be the most cost effective one for you and would recommend? And do you find the GPS functionality on the watch easy to use / useful?
Just survived two weeks without a phone. Traveling didn't make it any easier. Hallelujah I'm connected again! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻
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