I’m the one whose ex won’t pay for college - and I have an update. My ex texted me today that he and his wife are buying our son a car (!!) for Christmas. On the one hand, it’s one less expense for me. On the other hand, my ex won’t pay for college and he owes me at least $10K for previous medical expenses, but he can find money for a car - which is a “fun” expense that will get him brownie points with our son. Whatever - my son benefits, but talk about a “Disneyland Dad.” Ugh.
Feelings don't validate a point. Reading/Research matters. Before you open your mouth to discuss any matter, make sure your points are informed by verified data. This will help you everywhere.
How many SPG points do you have?
Name your top 3 consulting firms to work for. List why you love them. Dont’t want negative points.
Shopyourway Uber 2 dollars validity is only 30 days? By the time I collect some good money, my already collected points expire
If you’re looking to get Rothy’s, do it!! Wear it around the house and you can return it if it doesn’t fit. Remember to size up for loafers and points! Here’s $20 off:
How do LMM/MM/UMM firms in Europe (London & EU) differ from NA in terms of WLB? Know it will vary by fund and city but would be curious for some data points - have anecdotally heard of fewer full sprint weekends, fewer 3/4 am nights, and more protected vacation. Know the opposite tends to be true in consulting - so is this a one off or true more broadly?
How much does a credit score of 760 vs 790 make a difference in a mortgage interest rate? I’m buying a house soon-ish when for inexplicable reasons my score dropped 30 points. 🤨 Follow up qn (tbc)
Considering stacking on the Venture X since it pays for itself. Only thing causing me to hold out is the minimum spend. 100k points for 10k is a lot of money for a pretty low earning rate. Do you think they'll give a bigger offer or lower the minimum spend?
How has this job affected your health and wellbeing? Bonus points if you can name anything positive.
Second week with at least one day with no hot water at the Westin. Feel bad complaining but it’s really annoying. Should I ask for points? Who do I ask? My ambassador?
I have the following SPACs positions. I bought each of them at bad points, luckily they make up less than 5% of my portfolio but I want to maybe rotate them out or consolidate. Thoughts on the following: CCIV, FIII, NGA, SPXZ, STPK
Worst CEOs you’ve ever worked with... I’ll go first, new CEO wanted us to drive his whole meeting with investors. He asked me for talking points so he could keep tabs on our team’s progress on key messages to investors 😂😂😂 I’m like dude, literally this is your ONE job, why would you outsource it to your advisors?
I’m looking for some data points on what people with 6 years of experience in a corp dev/M&A role are making. I’m at a $2bn+, fast growing, acquisitive tech company.
Just wanted to say I’m leaving tomorrow on a 10 day birthday trip to Italy, it’s my first vacation on points, and I’m really excited! 🙌🙌🙌
I have 45 nights this year at Marriott, what’s the cheapest best way to get the other 5 nights? I have no travel planned but would like to get 50 for plat status. Should I burn points or is there an efficient way to do this?
Bed bugs at the W Hotel. How many points?
Had reservations with Aloft. Their system went down and they lost all the reservation informationHave been waiting in lobby from past 45 Mins to get a room. How many points should I ask for the hassle
Shout out to the parents who have to work and deal w their children and the virus. Bonus points, If you’re also in a 2 bedroom NYC apt with 4 people. Gonna use the hellscape to become tiktok famous https://vm.tiktok.com/pXAHwD/
What’s the top range salary of a strategy director in a major market (LA, NYC, CHI)? $200k or is that high?
Joined the ACN Strategy Careers LinkedIn group. Literally every post is by Ruth Faulkner and about women/diversity/being a mother and professional, not about "the job". What a waste.
Advice needed please 🙏🏻 for datings apps: when should one reveal that one has a kid?? I’m 38F with a 5 year old and I get the impression men run miles from me
Hey all! Been doing a lot of unofficial strategy work in my official CM role and am now looking to step my game up and be a social/creative strategist. Have you done this transition+how?
Can anyone shed light on Deloitte consulting salaries? Specifically the M&A Group. Looking at a senior consultant role and am a non-MBA candidate.
Hotel room next to me is blaring music, sounds like they brought their own sound system to the Westin. Call front desk and complain? Knock on door myself? Bust out the earplugs?
How do you ask/negotiate a sign-on bonus if not mentioned? Assume most positions today with a $220k+ base + bonus + RSUs can command one. Is that accurate?
1 year and 3 month with two busy season experience, CPA licensed and CFE passed (don’t have two year experience yet), on a visa. What are the chances of me getting in forensic consulting? I’ve been cold calling people around but don’t seem like they are currently hiring.
Fly or no fly, Delta’s skymiles monthly summary email works like clockwork. Yes I miss you too Delta. Now stfu and let me live in peace.
My bf wants to marry me in city hall to keep me here (was planning to marry in 2021 anyway). We don’t have any joint bank accounts or own real estate together. What can I do to show bona fide marriage? Plan is to get married and submit for green card right away.
Capgemini, Virtusa, Capco , Coforge - Can you please help me out which one should be joined without considering any difference in salary.
I'm finishing my first year as an associate in Minneapolis and am considering a move to Boston (originally from the East Coast). Can anyone in the area give some insight into general billable requirements, salaries, and quality of life as a young associate? Or just your experiences as Boston/NE attorneys. Thanks!
Anyone know what happens if your credits score isn’t high enough to get the corporate Amex?
westin, W or another beachside spg/marriott in Fort Lauderdale? Long weekend with husband.
Hey Guys, I’m newer to sales and having difficulty hitting my number. With so many of my targets not seeing reps due to Covid, gaining access has been a large barrier. Any suggestions that you all can provide? I’d appreciate any advice. Syneos Health
Opportunity to join 2 other people planning to raise a $50M fund. They have a track record of 10+ years and I’d be joining as a a partner overseeing investments, operations, reporting etc. Goal is to invest fund in 2 years and then raise $200M fund. What comp do you think is appropriate? And what % of carry?
For those that have been job searching prior to Covid how difficult is the current hiring climate vs. the one prior to Covid?
Warning signs that you’re about to be fired?
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