Had an awful stay at a hotel recently. In my 8+ years of Marriott stays, I've never felt the need to complain but this time I do. Whats the most effective way to maximize the points I get? Should I call or is there a specific email address that is best
Are Away carry ons are actually good and worth the money? I've never spent more than $150 on a travel bag ever.
American or United out of ORD? Looking to rack up points. Will use points mostly for UK and Europe redemption.
Any suggestions for a calm, quiet relaxing vacation last two weeks of December? Prefer warm over cold weather and can’t travel outside US
Hello there, I will be starting a masters in global management with a focus in trade and investment. I’m located in the southwest, and I’m looking to enter something centered around US-Latin American trade/development. I am looking for an internship. I have applied at the world bank, haapag lloyd, international trade administration, and the US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce. Any ideas or tips?
US-Based full-time remote. I want to move abroad to maximize my quality of life and minimize my taxes towards a safer country that does little to abide by my values and actively harms BIPOC like myself. I’m 26, male, and don’t have any dependents. I like walkability and beaches and travel. I think I’d like Dubai in the UAE (no income tax) Geneva/Zurich in Switzerland, and Singapore. Other options?
Suggestions for travel rings when you want to leave your engagement/wedding ring at home?
Flying southwest. Fairly full flight, though not 100% Second row is an older married couple with an empty seat between them. I ask them if it’s taken, and they get huffy and puffy and say not taken but they want it empty. I was like, well imma take it. AITA?
Anyone used luggage assistance outside departures @ ORD T1? Traveling with wife & infant on Lufthansa. We have 6bags, stroller, backpacks. Wife&I cud push 2 carts if we have to.
I have > 100k Chase, AA, Skymiles points. Want to travel to Europe in economy this winter. What’s my best bet for cheapest redemption?
Holy moly I did not expect gas to be this bad flying at 29 weeks. It’s like it all expanded and rose in flight and now I can’t stop feeling uncomfortable (and burping). Any tips to get rid quickly?
I’m lifetime Platinum on Marriott Rewards. Am I getting screwed with the merger with SPG rewards program ?
How do y’all keep your skin hydrated and acne-free with frequent travel? Flying tends to dry me out and break me out... which is not ideal!
Happy Veterans Day to all who have served, to all who are serving and their families. There is no greater sacrifice in that of serving your country. God bless the men and women of the United States military #GodAndCountry.
Going to be short 3 nights to keep Marriott platinum. Any suggestions for cheap/ reasonable hotels to stay in fun cities for after Christmas/ for New Year’s Eve?
Actively seeking referrals for PMO Program Mgmt /Project Mgmt /Product Mgmt roles (Non-Technical and Business) in the ATL and Washington @DC areas, targeting: Microsoft, Google, Delta Air Lines Lines, Indeed Amazon, Facebook (Meta) (Meta), Salesforce, Dell, etc. am a Certified PMI Project Manager Professional, CSPO, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, and DEI certified professional with 7+ years of project/ program management experience with organizational transformation.
Any help and/or guidance is much appreciate
Very Important !!!
Anyone working in Comcast, kindly let me know how Bonus pay works here
If they commited 1.5 as yearly bonus and if we join at Aug month how much it will be paid...
Do you get fully or its calculated based on the calendar days
How does base compensation vary across the accounting advisory roles in big 4? PWC CMAAS, EY FAAS, KPMG AAS, DT advisory. Specifically for senior managers.
Really struggled with condensing all my interview details over a week into a simple slide deck today. I had only focused on the facts and barely mentioned the so what unless asked. New to consulting and need to improve on written communication. How did y’all improve? Read any books, courses?
Anyone know if one can check in baggage for domestic flights from the international terminal? I typically take a carry on but wife insists on a checking in baggage
How do you all handle tantrums from your toddler during dinner? We finally made it out to have a socially distanced dinner with a female friend of my husband. My toddler started getting really fussy during dinner and my spouse continued his conversation -not wanting to leave. I took the baby on a brief walk but that wasn’t really helping. Spouse still did not want to cut dinner short (we were already on dessert) and he kept his conversation going. I sat down and baby is grabbing plates (cont)
Does UiPath hire consultants with change management (people focus) and ops improvement experience?
I know this seems small, but my team ignored my birthday this week while celebrating two others. It’s not like they didn’t know - it’s my 2nd birthday celebrated with this team. Feels horrible.
my boss really doesn’t our team. it’s totally unfounded, and is devastating for morale. tips for making our feelings known? how have you dealt with a boss who doesn’t trust you?
Micro Focus - Banglore
Software Engineer - Development
Java - Must
Strong DSA knowledge and good Hands On experience
Knowledge of multi threading
Knowledge of linux environment
Knowledge of Git & GitHub
YOE - (0 - 2)
You know things are bad when a bowl like this shows up in your feed. You know things are REALLY bad when you join it without hesitation 😅
Hi all - Trying to pivot into Cybersecurity/Infosec after 7 + years of experience in Network Engineering. No security related certifications. I have enough work experience in network security to match 60-70% of job requirements for infosec positions. Capable to get CEH/OSCP certifications in a few months, but want to wait until I get my foot into the door before investing 2-3K on these certs. Any advice for me will be greatly appreciated.
Has anyone dated or married someone who has a high probability of getting Alzheimer’s? Would you have done it if you’d do it again?
My YouTube ads started (randomly??) advertising a singles meet up experience called Events & Adventures. Has anyone ever heard of it or tried it?
Do you have any advice for candidates who have confidence problems I had a lot of setbacks in my early career and I'm having some successes now but I feel like the setbacks define me
Does anyone have any tips for how to stay connected with partners in order to be the first person they think of when they have an assignment? Continued in comments.
Lease takeover. Luxurious 1B1B apartment at Galvan at Twinbrook for only $1780/month. I need to pass my lease over to someone else as I’m moving away for job. This unit will be available from mid-Aug (flexible) to 7/13/23. Floor plan link below. Serious inquiries only.
5mins walk to Twinbrook station (red line)
Safeway, Starbucks, Smashburger, Akira Ramen, Dunkin’ Donuts and a local beer & wine store are located on the ground level.
Current market price for the unit is over $2100!
Any thoughts on VMYL&R? Have a potential freelance opportunity but wondered if any of you lot could offer an inside scoop to what it’s actually like there
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Anyone on here ever traveled on Emirates?
2 weeks off end of August - Mexico all inclusive or somewhere in the US?
Trying to be economical, so any suggestions would be welcomed :)
Has anyone taken the Amtrak from California all the way to Oregon or Washington. Thinking about doing that to see the coastline views and avoid flying for a change. Care to share?
Headed to the Algarve early July with my wife and 7 year old son. Obviously tons of resources out there but curious if folks here had suggestions on things to do? Eats?
Best New Years trip for two
Considering buying a home for the first time. Do I need to stop applying for credit cards 120 days out from the mortgage application (or more)? I spoke with a local mortgage broker and he told me I don't need to stop applying but I don't think he understands credit card travel hacking. I don't want to shoot myself in the foot. I have a credit score in the 800s, no debt, will have a small down payment.
Looking to book two Iberia tickets using avios NYC to MAD business class in March but can't seem to find availability - can anyone help?
Does anyone tip hotel front desk ppl? I stay at the same hotel & have gotten to know some of the staff - they give me upgrades sometimes! I’m just a little shy about slipping a bill over. Advice?
Best bang for your buck resort in Maldives?
Any tips for Kona, Big Island (Hawaii)? I don’t have access to a 4x4 to get to a lot of parts. What can should I do? Thanks in advance :)
There are 12 weeks until Christmas… Anyone down for a challenge or some support and a kick in the butt?? Let me know!
Does anyone have any tips/codes for cheaper hotel prices? I’m looking at 4-5 star hotels in Vancouver. Thanks!
Has anyone used Saudi Arabia Airlines to go to Dubai? I didn’t know Emirates was the way to go when going to DXB 🤦🏾♀️🤦🏾♀️
which airline is best for getting status in? also - any good credit cards to use for lounges?