Any other consulting firms sent memos to their employees about new H1B guidelines? Essentially no more alt travel for H1B holders and at least one day a week in the home office?!? :-0
Gf and I did a road trip down to her condo in FL this weekend from my client site. Drunk at 11pm decided I want to see my mom Sunday. Booked a flight back home for 8 hours so I can take her to dinner.
I want to hit Marriott Gold before my next business trip (so I can have my trip count towards the fast track from gold to platinum promo)... and I will be there if my 15 elite night credits from my Marriott credit card are applied (opened the card about three weeks ago). Is there any way to speed up the application of those credits? Anyone have any luck doing this via phone?
Ok, which firm thought United’s Lottery Bonus plan was a good idea? I know at least one of you on here worked on this idea.
There is a special place in hell for people who open the window blinds on a 5:00am flight.
FTW: W Hotel in Chicago gives free equinox access during visit. Now I only need time for the gym.
What are all those amateurs doing on the plane? I need to email Delta and check if there are Consultant-only flights...
This is about to be the first month in my life where I'm unable to pay off my credit card statement balance (about 2.5k leftover) and I'm feeling like such a failure. Any tips on how to mitigate the impact of this and get out of the hole asap?
That time when Delta had to re-park the plane to get closer to the gate and I almost missed my connecting flight. Happy ending but come on, Delta! 😡
So peeps, office opening up. What's your plans on moving to Mumbai? Knowing apartment hunting can be a real bitch, some are planning to go back to hometown in the WFH week. i.e work at office at designated week and live in temporary accommodation, and then travel back.
How do ppl, especially intelligent individuals like ourselves in consulting, amass so much credit card debt...like come on. You know credit isn't free $$!
For a flight NAM - Bangkok, what airline is best (Emirates, Qatar, Ethiad) for status match with US airlines (Delta, United, AA)?
Advice for one considering going back to industry after 10 years consulting. Tired of the travel. Will I get bored with out it?
Anyone hear anything about the travel ban from India being relaxed anytime soon? My parents were due to come in July - wondering if that’s going to happen or not
Best way to write an airline complaint letter? They offered $150 right after flight but felt like not enough. Would you list out problems and have them counter or do you say you want $XXX?
My Marriott in Tampa had a film covering the window and zero natural light. How many points can I get?
Have an opportunity to travel end of July to Amsterdam/Belgium or Switzerland due to limited time. Which one should I pick?
Do you use semicolon to connect two relevant bullet points into one in your resume? How many bullet points/sentences did you use for one role?
I am in a design/production role at a mid-sized agency. We currently only have one person on the digital team doing UX. I recently presented my manager with a proposal for a new position, UI Designer, that I want to move into. I would love some advice on how to negotiate salary on a new position that doesn't current exist. How do you respond to an offer? What if they say it's a lateral move and don't offer me any additional compensation?
Does anyone know if MBB (Toronto) is hiring a lot these days? Currently working at big 4 (manager) with no case interview experience/ no mba … thinking it would at least take me 2-3 months to prep and network. Would trying to get in by Jan be too late? Also, my spouse is thinking of potentially moving to the states next year. Do you know if US MBB helps new hire with their H1B visa? (Understand it may be difficult but want to check if it’s worth trying)
Top consulting firms hiring right now?
I was contacted by an amazon recruiter for a position that they described as "leader of a business division (I.e. Hard-line business) They mentioned that I would have people reporting to me. From this I assume it could be a L7 PM. Any ideas if I am guessing right? I asked for the level but I got told that it is confidential. Any idea of the salary range? It seems to vary a lot for L7....
6 years in consulting at big 4 firms including strategy projects. Have a horrible undergrad gpa (2.8)...what can I do to get into a top MBA program? (Not HBS/Wharton/Stanford, but schools like UVA)
Has anyone left Big 4 Audit tech for Accenture tech and want to share their experience? Trying to decide if I should make the move
AMEX Platinum vs AMEX Gold?
Thoughts on suit + no tie for interviews?
It’s so disappointing that people still don’t pay equal attention or importance to mental and emotional health.
If you get two offers and you want to see if your company will match so you don't have to leave, do you share that you have both offers, or just share the one that's more comp?
Would CBS J-term make sense if you want to transition from MBB to a US start-up or FAANG?
Has anyone moved from NYC to a big city in Texas (Dallas FW, Houston or Austin)? I’ve been to Texas two times and I’m interested in the personal freedom culture as well as space. I’m living in a small NYC studio paying way too much, subsidizing failing state and local governments. I was paying for the NYC culture which is gone for the foreseeable future due to Covid.
What is the best objective source for determining whether to get the COVID 19 vaccine? Looking for sources and raw data and documentaries. I’m not looking for opinions I am looking for references to a variety of medical authorities. I have masked up this whole time but admittedly have not done any research other than what I heard in the news. So now I plan to approach this as an objective question to answer like I would any thoroughly researched legal question.
If you had an opportunity to name your salary and set your billable hours, what would be the ideal ratio per month? Say for example your hourly rate is 400.
For those who have interviewed in the virtual environment - do you wear full suits? Or more casual?
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