Good SPG properties to use points at good value in DisneyWorld area? Already familiar with the Marriott properties and trying to do decent but reasonable long weekend on points.
Does anyone know the EY corporate code for the Marriott? And if another big 4 corporate code will the overseas hotel ask for identification?
A friendly reminder to LGA folk — that stupid on-ramp adds 15-20m to your travel time. T minus 45 so here’s hoping the TSA haven’t messed up CLEAR and precheck.
Hello all, Currently have an official Offer from Booz Allen Hamilton for a Travel System Support Analyst in DC. Although it’s not my “dream” position I still feel compelled to accept it to have BAH on my resume, does anyone have any experience switching career paths/jobs while in Booz? Any opinion helps , thank you ! I’m 23 with DoD experience btw if that helps lol
Thoughts on back to the office in September? Am I the only one who feel like we need to just stay out until the worst is behind us with COVID? Even with the vaccine, the Delta variant is starting to worry me with the current RTO plan.
PSA: Verify for your points are right for any SPG stays around the 8/18 cutover. Also confirm welcome gift and green choice points. Happened to find 10 stays missing one or the other just this year.
HILTON just sent out an email saying they’d adjust the points required for elite status qualifications once the situation is assessed by the team. And reservations can be changed without any fees CONT
I tend to do a lot of actual work, talk only "cut to the chase" points, and I hate the lengthy useless talking and no structure type of person. Very delivery focused. Will I ever be successful?
In a dilemma, have a Booz Allen Hamilton offer for an Travel System Analyst job for 75k and 5k sign on in DC. However, the job it’s self isn’t my go to option but it’s a good in for Booz. On the other hand I have another offer to be an SAP financial consultant for the Army but it will be with a very small firm. Both pay the same, better job or better company with tons of avenues.... any opinions please :( I have to make a decisions soon!
I’ve been told by my firm that I need to get a corporate amex card. I’m new to consulting- can I still use my own credit card to get the points and expense that way? If it’s the corporate card can I still get points for it also or does it only go to EYP? Curious to know if a corporate amex is even a good thing or the benefits for it. Thanks!
Travel recommendations for places that are great to go to in January? That seems to be the soonest I can maybe take a break….
Checked in and had issues with fridge for a little bit, and fridge was replaced but maintenance was in room for a bit of time. Would you ask for points for inconvenience, or no since they fixed it?
Someone messaged me about the interview process for the M&A group at Deloitte and I accidentally ignored it… overall it’s your standard interview process. Few behavioral and a case. Case difficulty depends on interviewer but is usually (based o my understanding) a rather straight forward M&A case with a bit of a strategy twist.
Thoughts on obtaining dual citizenship? Pros v cons? American attorney here with the option to get EU passport (a Benelux country) through my wife. We live in US and there’s no residency requirement for it.
Just this second my long time boyfriend told me he is not planning on getting the vaccine. We were going to move in together in May/June. We each have a kid. Thoughts?
Campus hire. New to investing/retirement savings. I know it’s important to “max out my 401(k)” so I selected my pre-tax 401k contribution to the % that my employer matches to on my account. Is that al
My job is cushy and it pays good for Minneapolis. I have this need for something more and new, but none of my interviews, no matter how great I perform, seem to stick. Should I just take a break and coast for a bit?
Joining New Firm. I met a group of consultants on a client that we both shared. Had a good relationship with the consultants and they invited me to join their team. Are there any implications that would preclude me from joining? I’m currently in a PA firm and they were engaged on loan staff model.
Thoughts on exit opps? I came into Tech and Product Mgmt 'backwards' and have a broad skillset. Decade pre consulting: biz / industry specific product launches then. Now tech prod mgmt including a digital transformation engagement that ended up as a startup launch (long story, NDA involved). Interest: XR have worked with Vuforia, Realwear, Librestream, Hololens. Also have HCD and UX exp. Have some certs, working on adding dev chops (haven't had a work need, wanna make my own things).
I'm thinking about applying for jobs in Australia and moving there after all of these Covid-19 related lockfiwhs have lifted. I've been there twice before and love it. What do I need know about work visas, Australian culture, and work culture in Australia before getting started? (US Citizen)
Do people get any interviews by applying online, reaching out to recruiters on LinkedIn, or is it primarily through referrals? Want to be sure my online applications would not be a waste of energy
How bad would it be to sleep with a manager on the same project? Not reporting to them but they work w my manager I believe
Starting a discussion about a promotion and pu bump. I have done was asked by my old boss and had an underperforming direct report. I still accomplished my tasks and helped our corporate team particularly with data analysis for most of last year, and working with a new boss. My new boss seems hesitant about promoting another person in my team. How can I make a strong case without making the aforementioned barriers seems like excuses?
30,manager IT advisory.Tired of this line of work &want 2move out.May be too late for MBA.Suggestions plz! Not sure if industry is good option &do they offer lateral shift 2different profile once in😓
Any fellow Hispanics/Latinos willing to discuss MBA application experience? Do you think you got a leg up/lower bar just for being H/L? Wondering whether I should consider this as a factor when picking target schools
To hr professionals in finance..I’m considering getting an online certificate through Cornell in data/analytics. Worth it or do employers think it’s equivalent to Coursera?
If you were applying to grad school (MBA) and had someone offering to write a rec letter what traits would you ask them to focus on? Rephrased, what traits would selection committees be most interested in?
I feel guilty not living close to my parents/family. My parents pretty much have sacrificed any fun in their lives so I could have an easy and fun adulthood. Now that I’m far away and potentially going to be further due to my SO, I just feel exhausted by the guilt especially seeing my parents get older. If they were nagging about me moving closer I wouldn’t feel as bad but it’s worse because they don’t say anything but I know it’s hard for them to be so far. Anyone else deal wit this?
Do you ladies believe dating apps make real connections? A scam? Or just a way for people to “hook up”? I'm looking for an authentic relationship😩 Not sure if I should join one...
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