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You know you’re a consultant when... it’s March and you’ve already logged 26k qualifying miles and 30 qualifying nights (before credit card perks and excluding roll-over)

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All I want to do is sleep in my own bed with my fiancée for more than 2 nights at a time

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Congrats on your one way ticket to buffalo and night at the quality inn

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I redeem free nights on personal vacations all the time (SPG) and typically use miles to fly my family on group vacations (took my parents to Alaska last year on miles)

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Donating something solely because you think it has no Value is kind of a crappy thing to do...

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Sounds miserable, really. Had this lifestyle for 8 years. Enjoyed the first 3. Over time all the points and perks lose their value over real life.

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Lol at first my brain was like “dang that’s a lot of driving” 😂😂😂

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Right there with you.

Senior Consultant 1 obviously doesn’t travel much

What could you get out of that, then? I travel a lot but donate my miles/points. Am I being too generous?

Got upgraded to first class and staying at the four seasons. Perks are there. Need to be savvy

I have status and so get upgrades and other perks, I definitely like when I do . I’m talking about miles and points. I’ve seen colleagues get excited about promotions that involve reaching x by x and I wonder if they realize how a business works, ha

@PWC2 yeah, next time your local charity has a coat drive you should advise them that they INSIST on people donating the coats they value the most, because anything else would just be crappy

That’s quite the leap, but ok

I’m joking, don’t do that

I want this life so badly...it’s sad, really.

^agreed. Going on 6 years with the firm, and this is my third primarily on the road. We’ll see how long it can last

My girlfriend and I are going to SF/Napa next week- we used travel perks (hotel points, air miles, etc) and paid for 7 nights hotels. I will say though, even with that, I’d rather be home

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