Is it worth having a travel industry CC (ie Marriott)? I used to travel all the time for work but won’t be anymore and don’t plan to in the future so I’m not going to accumulating hotel points but don’t have enough for 100% free stays and want to start booking some trips in the near future. I currently only have CSR and CF.
As a consultant I find it amusing when a girl writes something like this on her profile on one of the dating apps: "Extra points if you ...".
I have a lot of CSR points right now. Why should I not use them for the Pay Yourself Back? Can I actually redeem for more value on something else? I’m trying to understand TPG, but it’s not super clear.
SPG fish... 166k points at St. Regis for deluxe room vs 75k points at Le Meridien? Going to Rome for a week and those two are my options... is St Regis worth blowing all my SPG points?
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
ATT just put a $100 collection on my credit report. Score went down 50 points. How can I fight this off. I do not owe them!!
Reserve vs SPG, thoughts? I got the reserve last year and have been using to pay all hotels, should I cancel now when the fee is charged again and go back to SPG? I like the flexibility of having points outside of spg tough
Any tricks to converting your Amex points into gift cards or some equivalent to get a better Amazon conversion? $70 for 10k points seems weak when a lot of the retailers do $100 for 10k.
While the idea of Marcel still bugs me, Arthur did bring in good points about advertising needing to be on the front line at events like Cannes: http://adage.com/article/special-report-cannes-lions/publicis-ceo-sadoun-calm-alarm-cannes-ban/309544/
Mortgage rates: are these good? Trying to find the best with the lowest points. This home will be 5-7 year plan. Chase offered: 2.75% 1.57 points for 30 year or 2.8% .875 points for 30 year or 3.125%, no points for 30 year. Are these good? Gonna ask sofi next.
Hi everybody, need advice. I have too many rewards points and am also too successful and attractive. What should I do, do you think? Serious problems here.
Is it possible to do "partial" greenchoice and still receive points? For example, don't opt it for the first day but opt in for greenchoice for the rest of the week and still get partial points?
What’s the best company to earn points with on a hertz rental? Hertz or an airline or hotels, etc. trying to figure out best return.
Can anyone please provide data points for a post-mba (top 3) role at a Series A retail start-up (Los Angeles)
Considering redeeming points for the hyatt Maldives, anyone been there and can share tips? I also notice that you have to pay several hundred dollars a night on taxes and fees? i find that strange...
Anybody sign up for Altitude Reserve/will sign up in the next few days? Curious on more data points beyond r/churning
I asked the waitress at my hotel bar what time her shift was ending so we could hang out, and she shut me down. I think she did so because I was wearing my MAGA hat. How many points should I demand?
My company gives me a card for all travel related expenses. Does this mean I can’t claim the points?
Is an 8% raise acceptable?
Currently in 2 months into Tech Risk, have worked on three IT audit engagements but trying to get onto an IT Resilience project to try something new. Is this going to be any more interesting than working on ITGCs?
Someone in the country is going to say something amazingly stupid and hateful comment regarding Orlando. Let diversity and peace prevail.
Anyone familiar with Sila solutions group? They contacted me about a business technology analyst position
When you take the day off 'sick' because you have an interview, and you walk past a VP while suited up. #awk
Do any of you lot worry about agism in the industry? I'm about 5yrs in and thinking about this more and more. Noticed thay most my colleagues, in mutliple agencies, were about my age with 5yrs give or take each way. Its obviously not a new industry, so either people were getting out of it by 35 or not many of them were getting hired past then. Been tellling myself ill learn to code one day to future proof but I've done fuck all so far. Anyone else planning for the future or am I being paranoid?
Does anyone know if I have a paid membership to United Club lounges, can I access Marahaba lounges at DXB? Traveling on emirates, status on UA.....
I have been seeing a lot of discussions/ questions about the bad WLB at Deloitte among folks. Guys, Deloitte is a highly reputed firm that is known for the quality of work. They charge heavily to clients. (Almost 5-6 times hourly rate than a typical IT firm). Naturally, the clients want to get the work done ASAP with quality. Hence there is a massive amount of work pressure on the management and the resources. Deloitte compensates their resources really well along with providing a lot of Perks.
I have an offer from Accenture AI, Kolkata as Data science consultant level 9. They are giving close to 80 percent hike on the fixed part. As they are offering joining location as Kolkata, my question is how stable is Kolkata location? Hr is mentioning about Hybrid model and you will wfh most of the time and this location is project approved. Any one eles who are joining Accenture AI at Kolkata location? Accenture have a hire and fire policy. How much there AI unit affected by this?
Is the interview process to get into IBD harder or easier than top consulting firms like BCG/McKinsey/Bain? Where do the truly smart people work nowadays?
In Tech at D. Over my past 4 projects they seem to really burn us into the ground overwork us. Is that just my bad experience? Other Big 4 have a similar issue?
A friend at UBS just got a raise. Is it normal to get mid year raise like this at UBS? It came as a total surprise to this friend.
Let's just say you started a new job and a recruiter reaches out about a dream role. How do you approach the interview process? Do you come clean and say you just started a new job but would love to interview? Or do you not mention it all?
Tfw youre going on vacation but still have a crap load of work unfinished and a lot more new work waiting for you when you come back... And of course I’ll be thinking about that while on “vacation”..
Interesting read for those wondering about the big COVID migration https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/covid-consultants-where-did-go-gabe-miller
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