Happy Friday y’all! Anyone here have experience using a professional resume writer/service? Would love a recommendation, bonus points if they have experience helping consultants land jobs in industry at mid/senior levels. Cheers!
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!
Shout out to all the staff online at 10:30 right now. Bonus points if you haven’t cried today.
So is CR really worth it? Trying to understand the real benefit since we all make a ton of airline and hotel points - trading off the $300 in travel credit vs $450 in fees
Serious post: Using bullet points, how would you list out your day to day job duties? Wondering if it varies for all. Ex: - prepare letters and motions for lawyer - prepare hearing notebooks - assist attorney with managing deadlines - file court documents ...
Can someone give me a crash course on credit cards and points? Graduating soon and incoming associate after the summer. I have the Discover student card and a credit score above 750. Advice welcome!
I’m a AA person (Oneworld). does it make a difference how many points I earn when I fly with a partner airline based on where I book? Do i earn the same if I book directly through the AA app/website, or from a partner airlines website (eg Cathay, British, etc)- assuming the ticket price is identical?
In case you never got to see the New York Times article about air quality in classrooms, I’m posting it here for you. It makes some very important points about creating the safest possible environment for students and teachers. 1. Open windows if it all possible 2. Place air purifier centrally 3. Don’t place fans in a way where the air is pointed at people Have a great year and keep yourself and your students safe! https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/02/26/science/reopen-schools-safety-ventilation.html ￼￼￼￼￼
Hello Fishes, Need an advice. I am going for a home loan of 75 lakh approx. Can someone help me understand below points: 1. Is it better to go for 15 year or 30 years considering I can afford the emi for 15 year? 2. Is it beneficial to make my wife as co applicant (and will it help in tax reduction of both of us)?
Anyone familiar with American Cybersystems Inc. (ACS)? Acsicorp.com is the site. Interested to hear any Data points....They reached out to me but I've never heard of them.
Will be leaving and cancelling my Corp card. Need to open an Amex with MR to keep the points. Am thinking of doing Amex everyday since the higher tier cards seem too expensive. Any thoughts?
Best way to maximize value of UR points?
Does anyone know if it’s possible to get a long term Marriott rental in NYC and still get points? I’ve heard W Residences may have offered this at one point.
What are people’s thoughts on the best way to redeem Amex points right now? I’m leaving the firm in a couple of weeks and have 180k points to blow
Best SPG in Memphis? Going to wedding at the Peabody in the fall and looking to use points. Any ideas?
Is there still a secret way to get 100k points for CSR? Guessing not since the branch offer is gone too
Anyone willing to trade Hilton points for Marriott points? Want to extend my stay on a study for this weekend (rolling off Fri so no LFO) but they only have a Hilton here...
I taught myself programming using tutorials and side projects, but now that I've received an actual position, I don't feel prepared. What are your tips for imposter syndrome?
2 YOE in financial services Corporate Strategy hoping to transition to tech, will be heading to an M7 MBA next year. Looking for a pre-MBA internship at a tech-driven startup before then - please let me know if you have any leads!
BCG fish I need advice. Currently interviewing for a Consultant level role, they mentioned it was generalist track and it’s located in the south region. If I have experience and an affinity to work within healthcare would I be able to network and get staffed on healthcare engagements regardless of region? Don’t want to get stuck in energy work or another industry if that’s what ends up happening. Boston Consulting Group
Can anyone provide a quick overview of MTS Health Partners (salary, work life balance, promotion timelines)
One week into kindergarten, already scheduling my first PCR for a sick kid. Buckle up, I guess?
As a 20+ year lawyer with no big law experience (smaller and mid size firms plus government and in house experience), would a BigLaw firm even consider me? Perhaps an of counsel position? Even a senior associate?
What is the compensation like for a Senior Associate in HCOL at Alvarez & Marsal in Global Transaction Tax (M&A Tax)? Can’t find anything specific and have been reached out to by A&M.
Have a friend in need of remote work (kid with bad lung disease at home, doesn’t want to risk bringing COVID home). He has a bachelors and masters degree in math but no formal business experience. What are his chances getting hired in consulting, and what might be the best kind of practice for him to look at?
Hi Fishes, I cleared all the rounds of Deloitte USI and also filled pre hire survey a month back. Now the CRM is telling me that the position is on hold. Is there any hope that they'll hire me?
I put out a vacation notice 2 weeks ago for a week in december. Since then Ive gotten staffed in new deals thats been very busy. Can I still take my vacation? Im so burnt out..
No one acknowledged my new stapler in the office so far. I'd like a new project please.
Fastest promotion from A to SA that you know?
My partner from prior firm. He mentored me from Consultant-level. Gave me fast promotions. I executed and brought him $. He didn't let me make Senior Mgr at age 28. I switched firms. 40% salary hike.
Zillow as the exit opportunity? Product Manager role. Yay/Nay? Not considering $$ for now. Just based on culture and future growth prospects?
Marriott or SPG? No one gives af about Hilton!
Just received a 150% pay increase and it will be 9-5. $500K signing bonus. Idk if I should take the offer. Thoughts?
I’ve been interviewing and I’m running out of excuses for being out of the office randomly and without much notice. I’ve used doctor’s appointment, dentist, “personal reasons” and an emergency appliance issue. Any others people have used? I don’t have kids, so none of those will work. Had an interview scheduled for Tuesday just now.
If I’m starting on a 100% travel engagement and my parents live an hour away from my home office & they’ve been begging me to move on back home, is it worth keeping an empty in my home city?
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