I’m a rookie who joined McK out of undergrad a month ago. Have never done anything with points/rewards for hotels/airlines. Where do I start? Make accounts for Marriott and all the airlines? Thanks :)
Want to do bonvoy points trip to Hawaii in late Jan / feb for 5-7 days. I am currently leaning toward Maui. Wailea beach/ritz seem like the best options. Any suggestions on hotels/island Going with GF
I’m 23 nights away from bonvoy titanium. I already have the Amex business and chase personal for the 30 elite night credit. Any other good hacks to get there with no significant travel planned?
Urgent info needed: Do Westin hotels have AMC? I'm going to be in one Sunday, and I don't want to miss the finale of The Walking Dead if I can help it. 😱
Looking to buy bedsheets. Anyone have recs? Use to that Westin heavenly bed life and now home all the time.
What’s the difference in positioning of Four Seasons vs Ritz Carlton? Is Ritz more of a city hotel while Four Season is resort style?
Best location/properties for spg suite upgrades?
Say what you will about Marriott, but my experiences at the overseas Marriott have been phenomenal. Just came back from Bangkok, 25000 points for a 5 star hotel and it was simply amazing.
Prob been asked but how do you best use Bonvoy points. Debating 60k/night in Iceland or saving up for 85k/night Ritz in Caymans (or something like that). Generally what level to spend the points?
This week's announcements suck for SPG and AA loyal travelers. 2016: SPG is going away and AAdvantage program is changing for the worst.
My Marriott ambassador finally reached out and oh how nice she was! First time achieving this status
Has anyone tried italic’s pillows? It’s a membership-only e-commerce site and they claim that their pillows are the same quality as the Ritz Carlton pillows. Would appreciate any feedback!
Anyone have tips for the St. Regis NY? I’ve never stayed at a St. Regis, so wondering what to expect. I’ve heard the butler service can be really great, although no idea how to get the most of it. Any recommendations or ideas?
Folks who went to Bali - where did you visit? Thinking of 4 nights Nusa Dua (Ritz Carlton), 4 in Ubud, 3 in Seminyak/Jimbaran or Gili Air. Are these worth seeing and am I missing any must see spots?
Any recommendations for when to leave the firm and how much PTO to take/how much to cash out? I’ve heard from people that a break between work and school is smart, but would love some advice!
Tips for moving externally and/or internally to transaction services, specifically FDD at any big 4? currently have 2 yrs audit experience
Applied for Blackstone’s mid-year analyst class about a month ago. I completed both the pymetrics games and the one way interview, but haven’t heard anything since. Just wanted to check in with others in the same situation. P.S. : campus recruiting said that decisions should ‘come soon’
Morning sun breaking through the clouds at LAX
Anyone vacation in Bermuda in the last several years? Would you recommend? Hotel suggestions?
On a call with a partner helping a F500 and he’s talking about ways to chop benefits costs and shift employees to cheaper healthcare plans that cover less and how to spin it as a good thing. Even made
Deloitte is actively hiring for staff through manager positions in the M&A transaction services (MATS) tax group. Feel free to send me a private message if interested.
How long did it take you to say you love your boyfriend? Maybe it’s the holiday season coming around but I’m finding myself getting close after only 4 months.
Non-political poll - how many non-billable hours have you logged so far this year? I’ll start: 143
I got some good news that one of the accounting firms I associate with is starting hiring again for September 2020. If you have 3+ busy seasons with a Big 8 firm and were laid off or looking for work, feel free to message me for more details. I am paid for referrals, but I don't need the money so no hard sells😋 hoping to help our laid off accounting people. Admins feel free to delete it not appropriate.
all being a “high performer” gets you is more work. Only one online right now. And no raise to reward me. Fuck this
I accepted an offer and I’m still interviewing. Wondering how bad it would be if I rescinded 🤷♀️
31 single, make 187k annually. Need your help to know what I am doing incorrect and how can I save better. 45k in savings, 38k in 401k, 18k mortgage debt for a 200k home in India. My goals are...
My lease is coming up and I’m on a temporary visa. Losing my job would mean I have to move back. Can I ask for a month to month lease? If I sign for a year and get fired I’m bankrupt...
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