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)
For those that travel almost everywhere Week. How many points do you guys make a year on your airline and hotel? Trying to estimate the value of the perks we get in our job.
Signed up for a job that’s 80% travel. Realistically- how much is it now? (Covid- post covid)
Are bonvoy discount codes easily shared? I missed making a wedding block reservation and now there are no rooms in the block available - price difference is +$50. Thanks!
Spg or Hilton honors? Currently spg plat but wanted to know if anyone had better experiences with Hilton (service, upgrades, points accumulation mainly)
@EY 🐠, if you’re missing an EY water bottle and you’re staying in the Westin Times Square, it’s on one of the Pelotons in the gym
Fellow desi folks - how do you keep your h4 spouse occupied? We are going to be marrired in january and want to provide her as much support as possible. . She said she wants to pursue MBA but supporting her tutuion fees is currently out of limits for me given im purchasing a family home in mumbai which is going to cost me 4.5cr. How do i bring up this topic without sounding too negative that i cant support her tution fees but can cover all other expenses (living,transport,food,travel,education
Accenture people, what is our automatic status level with Hilton? I normally stay at Starwoods, but booking at a Hilton for next week.
If I use a travel voucher (from taking a later flight) do I still get the mileage credit on that flight? Ex. Using a $1000 voucher on a trip to Asia, would I still get the ~20k miles?
Anyone have experience with CSR trip insurance? Need to move up flight back home given the impending hurricane. We’re here now. What’s the process? Airline or chase (booked with CSR points air+htl)?
Ladies - let’s talk shoes! 👠 I love a good pair of heels but practically sinks in when I travel and have to do a lot of walking. Flats suck and give me blisters. What are your go to shoes?
Any suggestions on a good small business credit card? Thinking a cash back card, but already have CSR, SW and Bonvoy personal cards, so combining point currencies might also work. Not much travel spend - lots of office supplies - roughly 10k a month in spend.
Hi 🐠, have a trip coming up that I could use some advice for. Have to book a non-refundable economy trip to Osaka, can fly from Philadelphia or New York. United 1k with lots of GPU/miles (continued)
I love the travel aspect of consulting, what are other jobs out there that would allow me to travel every week and stay in nice hotels
With hotels and airlines struggling, do people think credit card travel perks/bonus points/reward systems will change post pandemic? Additionally, does anyone have and is satisfied with the amex hilton aspire card? Thinking of adding this to the wallet once travel opens up.
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
Does IHG do a status match with either bonvoy, Hyatt or Hilton? Any contact or link I can request on
Best way to prep for the McKinsey PEI interview?
If I ask for remote after accepting offer from Accenture, will they agree? If they do, will they reduce package??
Hi I am a new teacher intern hired yesterday. I will be teaching second grade. School reopens on Aug 17. I do not have my own materials. I do not know what materials are there in my classroom. What should I buy? I will be talking to the Principal on Monday to find out more. I am very excited and nervous at the same time. Any tips and suggestions for me would be helpful.
Does anyone use Wit and Wisdom in their classroom, and have any advice? What are the pros and cons? We will be rolling it out in August.
If I call out sick tomorrow what are the odds my partners immediately think I’m hungover from election watching?
End goal in PE career? Let’s say you make it to MD at UMM shop. How is comp compared to let’s say F500 C-suite? I’d imagine both to be 10 - 30M, but a cushier rise in F500. Am I wrong? Just trying to figure out this giant rush by so many colleagues to the buy-side
Anyone has any suggestions on how to get the M&A forecast for 2018 in the US ($ volume)? Need for a client. Thanks!
Potentially silly questions but when people generally say that you have to be at MBB to make the jump to PE, are these folks doing PE type work like diligence or something relevant or are they doing more broad type of consulting and getting into PE because they have the MBB brand?
I lost my job and then had a sudden death in the family. Had to put interviews on hold for funeral arrangements. I was so overwhelmed I forgot to send a thank you to a company I love and got ghosted..
After reading many annual reports, I am really getting tired of the fact that female management board members are always HR. Often that’s the only female member. Gender equality has long way to go
Expecting an offer for an SAE position in the next few days! What salary should I expect and negotiate for? I have 2.5 years experience in account management and live in Chicago
I’m interested in finding some freelance digital marketing projects to do outside of my full time role, but I find myself fretting about my company finding out. Any tips on how and where to discreetly source side work?
I interned and started my career all within the confines of quarantine. Any tips for standing out when all you’ve known is remote work?
I interviewed for a role for another team within my organization and went on PTO for 2 days. When I came back my director told me I didn’t get the role but there were better plans for me in the near future. I found out from HR after that I did get the role but the organization decided to pause the offer waiting for another one in the near future. How would you react if your Director and company make a career choice for you without consulting with you?
Is there a woman out there who is bothered by someone addressing a group as “”you guys.” Your opinion is the one that matters.
Best spots to meet people if things ever open back up? All this WFH has me convinced I have should get to know the area I pay rent in nowadays...
I am planning to do masters in cybersecurity . I migrated from India where I did my under grad. 35 M working as M at Big 4 with 12 YOE and making 170k. I feel doing a masters from US will add to my knowledge and some brand value to my education space in my resume . Any good school recommendations for online masters ? Was thinking between CMU , Berkeley , Georgie tech . Would prefer something that doesn’t need GMAT, less than 100k total tution and good brand name . Thank you. !!!
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
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