Have a ton of Aeroplan points saved up. Debating whether to save them for travel or use them for an Apple Watch. Any tips? Is it generally better value to use them for travelling?
Strongly considering accepting a local offer with Salesforce - 135k base, no travel. Please talk me out of it. Could stay and make Partner and make a million a year in my late 30s/early 40s
Question on pay: Moved to industry and may have lowballed myself. Currently at 120k (110k + 10k bonus). Is this the norm for ppl 3 yrs out of UG? Already checked Glassdoor but not enough data points
I’m on Cap gap. H1 transfer in process. Can I travel to San Juan Puerto Rico? Did anyone recently do that? What documents did they ask?
Going to be in Madrid for the next 4 days on vacation. Any recommendations?? Used points so will be staying at the Westin Palace Madrid.
What’s the EY Marriott code?
Now that tips + gov fees are baked into Uber/Lyft/Food delivery apps, I’ve become much healthier and learned to cook this year! Bless all of you still in consulting who get more points cause of this though.
Yes or No. Flight attendant asks me to move from bulkhead seat so the two large people next to me can have more room. Moves me to middle of the plane, aisle seat......
Any recommendations on workout apps, especially things you can do in a hotel room? The hotel I am in has a really crappy “fitness area”, and not a very safe place to run. Thx
Best way to maximize value of UR points?
Trying to maximize United PQP. Traveling from India to US ON Air Canada ticketed Lufthansa operated business class P. Am i signing up for maximization or i read somewhere that Lufthansa business class P gives no miles at all. HELP. Do you have better recommendations?
Just used points to book first class tickets to Hawaii for my boo and I next month! Feels so good to finally fly somewhere I want to go without paying for it!
Does anyone here use class pass? Are there good gyms and classes in the River North area? Also, if I signed up in Chicago, could I use class pass in whatever cities I’m required to travel to post-September 1st?
Hard money loan for a buy, rehab rent project: 168k principal, 8% interest, 2.9% loan cost (4.8k) and 4 points (6.7k) The upfront cost seems a bit excessive to me or is this normal today?
Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
If you get some development points and a partially at level in your third year, are you screwed for promotion?
I turned down work travel because I couldn’t make my childcare arrangements work. Feeling mixed. Happy I leaned back and did what is best for my fam, but wonder if it will hurt me down the road
Deloitte folks - Does anyone make personal payments through their Amex (for the points) and then expense them as personal? Is this allowed?
looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
I don’t have a degree but consulting experience at Big 4. I learned you can get a bachelor degree in wine tasting, do you think it would still be accepted as a regular bachelor degree for future jobs?
Which firms are still letting people expense overtime meals, aka WFH hasn’t changed expense-ability?
Anyone here a part time life insurance agent? Which company is best for flexible hours and high commission rate? Im in NY. If it goes well, I would like to open brokerage firm. Thanks.
Which Bain office is hiring now?
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
Looking to create a tool we can use for stakeholder relationship tracking. We want to be able to hear a clients name, look them up in the tool, see info about their role and department, and see which of our consultants have worked with them before and on what projects. Trying to think of an easy to use, interactive tool beyond something like excel. What’s something you’ve used for this before? Don’t think we’ll be going as far as purchasing a license for a CRM software
Can someone confirm: flying United Economy (K) from LAX-IAD-LHR, the LAX-IAD route is 20 PlusPoints to upgrade to biz, IAD-LHR routes are 80 plus points.
How do you respond to pushy HR people/ recruiters who ask your salary req in the first 5 mins?
I really need advice please. I’m a newly promoted S1 in Tax & I’m extremely conflicted. I really wouldn’t mind staying till manager. While I work extremely long hours, I find the work interesting & I enjoy working with my team. I don’t plan on having kids for a while so I really just want to do the best to put myself in a position where I will be the most successful in the long term. People who left at manager, do you think it helped or hindered you by staying that long?
So I am looking at data from Levels.fyi and the comp for Lyft devs is MASSIVE but I haven't seen any of it!
Anyone looking for a career pivot? My team is hiring a product marketing manager with experience in consumer engagement. Available in: Boston, Chicago, Raleigh, or NYC.
What will be my approximate in hand salary? Thanks in advance - This will be the first time I will fall under tax slab 😅
I had one interview round and was told that I have been selected and there will no further rounds. Have completed the pre hire survey and submitted my documents. Am I the only in this situation or are there any other candidates as well. Can I negotiate a higher salary?
I keep getting into second and third rounds of interviews and not getting the job bc my experience is low. Can’t seem to get past the # of years hurdle. Anyone have some encouraging words? Need a lift
Tax deduction help. Now that we are ending the year I want to find out if there are any other tax deductions I am missing. I maxed out the 401k and hsa (also Roth but that’s post). Is there anything else I can do? Single 27 and no home.
Does getting to the hotel late Monday evening mean there are less “good upgrades” available? I have Ambassador status on Marriott fwiw
I saw a Harvard? study circa 2013ish that said effectively “be most conservative when you retire and get more aggressive as you age”. But can’t find it now. Anyone seen this and know where to find it?
Met with my boss today and was told “well you’re way better at your job than we expected...so keep doing that and just that. We might be able to have some more interesting work for you to do in 2-3 years”. Meanwhile...I am BORED TO TEARS!!!!!! And it’s tempting to quit, but I make more money than both of my parents combined EVER have, we had zero layoffs during COVID, and I really do love the people. At the end of the day...I guess I’m just hear to vent and to see if I’m the ONLY one.
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