Looking for moderately priced hotels in Paris - trying to chose between Moxy Bastille and Courtyard Gare De Lyon. Any thoughts on which is better? Want to do touristy things.
Aloft or Element in Detroit? Personal trip and the Westin is 50% greater. Both look great but thought I would check here. Leaning towards the Element.
Fellow busy bees, best loyalty program SPG/Hyatt to redeem on luxury hotels if yearly one goes to Sydney,Melbourne,London,NYC,Shanghai/Beijing,Hong Kong,Singapore,Munich and Paris?
Best SPG property in Manhattan? Midtown area near Times Square / Grand Central / 30 Rock (excluding St. Regis)
Does anyone know how I can speak with someone more senior at SPG? The customer service I’ve encountered is completely unacceptable and I’m tired of being put on hold for 20 minutes with no solution
Has anyone figured out what card is better to keep now that Marriott and SPG have merged their rewards? Is any one of them better than the other? Any benefit to keeping both of them? Thanks!
Has anyone been sent a package from Hilton for hitting 100 nights? I received an email from FedEx that a Hilton address was sending a package, within a week of hitting 100 nights on the year.
Iceland in Mid April 1) recommended with a 2.5 year old? 2) hotels to stay in - any good Marriott properties? 3) must do
If I book a room with bonvoy points for my parents and I won’t be there, can they still have the free breakfast?
Taking family to Madrid. 10 days. Using Bonvoy points for hotel. Any recommendations for hotel or city/neighborhood location?
I’m sooo sick of Marriott from the Bonvoy situation. Anybody have luck transferring to Hilton or Hyatt, getting status match?
Does getting to the hotel late Monday evening mean there are less “good upgrades” available? I have Ambassador status on Marriott fwiw
Holy crap, did you guys know Marriott and SPG were merging? There are integration issues on day one too! GTFO!
Best SPG in PDX?
United Airlines: horrible for delays, bribed thepointsguy, beats up passengers, kills dogs and has a clueless CEO. Worst of the big 3?
I’m extremely burnt out, exhausted, and my mental health is plummeting by the day. I know this is happening across all agencies and I’m ready to change it up and go in-house. Any suggestions for best in-house place to work?
I had milestone in 2020 & 2021 C to SC. Both yrs good ratings, 6/6 ONL flags, Coach's F/b in iRPM - 'xyz is working on next level since last 2 yrs'. Strong support frm Project, 2 Awards. Still NO PROMOTION Talent f/b to coach - 'Scatterplot cut off didn't meet, can do better next yr' MD called today - 'You are doing good work, want to reward you 1.5L bonus with 12 month retention policy' I said - 'I am 100% sure I would be returning it if I accept, hence I decline this' Wats his next step?
Any tips on how to make a less traditional background (stand-up comedy, screenwriting MFA, TV development) stand out as a positive when applying to JR. CW jobs & CW internships?
It’s restructuring season. KPMG, GT, and other firms have begun announcing layoffs. Everyone should take some time to polish off their resume. It’s a cold world out there and loyalty means nothing to your employer. Here’s to hoping that everyone lands on their feet and I’ll see y’all in a happier future.
How adamant is ACN with taking back bonus $ if you leave the firm? I got $10k relocation bonus 10 months ago, have to pay it back if I leave before 12. 😭
I have ~$52K in my 401K. How does that compare with others? I’m almost 27 and have been thinking more and more about withdrawing some to pay off college debt.
Up for manager but currently staffed in an Intern-like role, grossly under underutilized and starting to feel the client feels I'm a waste of money (I agree). How do I make the most of my situation?
The belief that you should be able to move from HCOL to LCOL and not have to take a pay cut is ultimate in socioeconomic and geographic privilege and outright entitlement. Nobody is going to give LCOL a raise to move to HCOL. The work you do is the same, you produce the same value, bill the same rate as peers in another geography. Take a pay cut or give LCOL a significant raise.
Happy Friday y’all! Anyone here have experience using a professional resume writer/service? Would love a recommendation, bonus points if they have experience helping consultants land jobs in industry at mid/senior levels. Cheers!
I read an article about companies planning to increase remote work even after it’s safe to go back to work. The first question was “How does your company measure productivity?”. Why don’t big 4 consider other was to capture productivity? Utilization is such a huge factor in big4 but capturing productivity within that is a lot harder to measure. Thoughts on big4 moving to a productivity model over hours model?
Who wants to work in Risk Advisory in ATL, Bham, or Nashville at a firm where you can be your authentic self, and actually have a work/life balance? DHG is looking for good people. Growing 25-35%/yr
West Monroe: looking for some insight to the company in Chicago. Recruiting senior managers in healthcare and life sciences and wondering if it's a good landing spot. Have questions/thoughhts (Cont)
There’s a scene in the 3rd season of the west wing where josh is talking to Leo about wanting to go away on vacation to Tahiti with a woman he’s dating. Josh is reluctant to take time off, as a lot..
Hey folks. I’m resigning from my first job out of college this week. Any tips on things that I should put in my checklist? Save payslips, take advantage of benefits, in-person with EM and Partner, then email to them and HR? Best practices in navigation this would be appreciated!
Need to get the f out for my health and sanity. Small market issues finding something else.
Agency recruiters: what’s the real feeling on going from client-side to agency side? Does any client-side experience matter?
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