Best place to stay in Montreal? Prefer SPG but open to other suggestions. Not for work. Two trips planned: one with family, other for bachelor party (if that helps)
Who else is doing expenses on an amazing Saturday? I noticed a $50 dinner charge. Damn you Sheraton. I hardly ate anything that night.
Booked the Ritz in St Thomas on points. Use 4 nights on points get a 5th night free. Worked out around 65k points a night.
Best SPG anywhere warm in the continental US?
Has anyone rented workout clothes at the Westin before? Thoughts on the quality/cleanliness?
SPG recommendations near PWC office in NYC?
Have one night in wine country without accommodations planned. Anyone have insights / experience in Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance vis a vis Westin Verasa Napa?
SPG Hotels in India screwing me over by charging mandatory fees and taxes for NYE dinner when I can go party at better places for half the price. #thanksbutnotthanksspg
The receptionist at the westin in really cute. I want to ask her out. But if I get rejected It will be really awkward coming back here. 😔
If the Sheraton runs out of valet parking when I check in, and valet is included in my rate, and I have to self park, can I get points?
the Sheraton Sunnyvale is soul crushingly terrible. why can't Silicon Valley have ONE nice hotel?
Has anyone been close to 75 night platinum and talked your way into it? If so, how close? Debating if it's worth staying at SPG if there are better hotels since I won't get to 75.
What’s the EY Marriott code?
Done with Marriott. I’m moving to Hyatt 💯💯
Has anyone had Marriott gift you the next level of status if you’re only a few nights short of the requirement at end of year?
Looking to burn some BonVoy points and suite night awards on a hotel in NYC. Anyone know any hotels with great suites, good for a group of people?
Does getting to the hotel late Monday evening mean there are less “good upgrades” available? I have Ambassador status on Marriott fwiw
Good Marriott hotel in Vegas for Christmas time? Platinum elite member hoping for upgrades.
How does BDO Miami assign the BDO FLEX role to the least flexible partner in the office? This is mind blowing.
Where’s the best place to get a HELOC? We bank with chase. Our lender said they don’t do HELOCs. He recommended a local credit union. Any other suggestions?
Got an offer for Program management at Uber. Non-Tech role. 10 YOE. For L4 role, was quoted 135k base, 12.5k cash bonus, 90k equity. Base is less than what I make now... Would you take this offer?
Hi! I have around 13 months of exp in LTI. My current project assignment gets over by December. And I want to change role after 18 months. Is it a good idea to continue and jump to another project in the middle ? Or its better to sit on the bench until that happens? If latter is the case, how do I ask my manager to be benched after my assignment? I'm not sure how benching works. Do I get salary? Please help me understand
Asking to the Indian folks, for the ones laid off or having issues and having to go back home, how is the job market currently in India? Any of you tried looking around?
Who here is seriously considering a career change as a result of industry culture change due to covid?
Which agency offers the most time off?
First year waiting on bar results here. The partners giving me assignments often won’t give me much feedback on the work I’ve done. Should I just take no news as good news and move on? I just don’t want to keep doing things wrong and have everyone silently resent me or just tolerate me.
Big Four consultants, what is your firm’s policy for this year on promotions, raises, bonuses, layoffs? At PwC there’s a freeze on raises, minimal promotions and smaller bonuses. Pay-cut for partners. No layoffs, at least in the near future.
Anyone happen to know what firm is handling creative/marketing searches for UCLA Health?
Are companies looking to hire more minorities and people who identify as LGBTQ+? I saw a post about a job listing for a Big 4 and it said it had a strong preference for people who identify as LGBTQ+ or a minority racial group. Does this mean they have a higher chance of getting the job? Not trying to start any political debates, I’m just generally curious.
Any fish out here that have transitioned from a staff attorney to an associate role? If you have, what was your path and what all did you do?
Is consulting salary across EMEA generally lower than US? Do other benefits and additional holidays make up the lower salary in EMEA? Expats opinion would be awesome!
If I live in a state and don’t work any days there (nyc, work in nj/travel) is that going to allow me to pay less income tax?
ZS fish - What do you expect travel to be like after offices open? (I.e. similar to pre-Covid when it was minimal/local?)
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