looking to spend a night in NY for thanksgiving. Any recommendation on which hotel to get (using Bonvoy Points)
Have one night in wine country without accommodations planned. Anyone have insights / experience in Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance vis a vis Westin Verasa Napa?
Has anyone been to the ritz Carlton in Cancun? Is it in a good location? Thoughts on your experience?
Who has tried the Double tree cookie recipe?
Has anyone rented workout clothes at the Westin before? Thoughts on the quality/cleanliness?
Has anyone been to the Amelia Island Ritz Carlton. Using some points for 3 nights. Tried to use Suite Night Awards but web site says they don’t accept or are all booked.
Best SPG property to stay in London?
Does IHG do a status match with either bonvoy, Hyatt or Hilton? Any contact or link I can request on
Has anyone been close to 75 night platinum and talked your way into it? If so, how close? Debating if it's worth staying at SPG if there are better hotels since I won't get to 75.
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.
Marriott properties in Manhattan where to get a suite upgrade; any suggestions; 30th bday soon want to get a suite upgrade somewhere for 3 nights
Best SPG property in Manhattan? Midtown area near Times Square / Grand Central / 30 Rock (excluding St. Regis)
How is westin resort at Cancun ? I received an offer from SPG for a discounted 5D/4N stay and trying to decide if I should book it. Thanks!
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
Did anyone get the SPG announcement email saying the accounts merge is going to be official come August? Does this mean our SPG points will start diluting??
Using free rental coupons from National for a long weekend with my wife in Savannah/Hilton Head in a couple weeks -- what type of car should I reserve? Thinking convertible, but maybe premium car...
Layoffs and furloughs thread. What firms are cutting and furloughing? Across all industries.
How do I have the conversation with a Partner about writing a letter of rec for a PhD program? Will I put myself a risk of being laid off if I express interest in continuing my education?
Anyone work at ePam? How’s the culture / compensation. Potentially looking into their OCM consulting practice.
Thinking about opening up a Roth IRA with Vanguard and keeping hearing about VTSAX. Does anyone know why it’s so popular? For reference I’m thinking long term with my investments and want something relatively safe and will have predictable consistent gains YoY. Does VTSAX fit the bill?
How difficult is it to go from bizops at FAANG to MBB without prior consulting experience?
I’ve been out of consulting for 2 years. I went to company A (was a series E startup but has since went public). I left company A for company B about 3 month ago. I had a job I liked and it was relatively easy at company A but I felt like it wasn’t pushing me at all so I left. I started at company B (a series C startup) a couple of months ago and haven’t had a great time. I’m struggling and don’t really enjoy my team. My old boss at Company A just left and the company posted a job opening (cont)
What do DEI people actually do? Besides give the (mostly false) appearance of diversity within the agency?
Hi! For the folks who have recently took the SHRM-CP exam this year, how would you describe the test and any tips you can provide would be helpful!
Should I stop depositing into my 401k?
Happy Saturday :) Anyone at MBB willing to look through my resume and potentially help me understand what skills im lacking? Current international student that has had no luck with getting interviews through campus recruitment and I don't completely understand what's going on. I've had a few seniors and school coaches look through my app and they don't have any tangible feedback. I would truly appreciate your perspective, thanks so much!
Did you all have to formally request your SAT, ACT, GMAT scores and send them into MBB after you got an offer?
Divorced M 🐠 here who's scared of commitment now. For people looking for an LTR, how certain are you about someone b4 you decide to go exclusive? For e.g. 25% or 75% that he/she is the right person?
Just got an offer to work someplace else. Pay, PTO, medical and 401k seem good. What else could I try to negotiate?
I just saw a cool variation on the Bitmoji classroom: Students designing their own virtual lockers with 10 things that tell something about them! cool, huh?
Nothing today on the S& layoffs?
Im on an H1B at Deloitte. I want to move to the Dubai and have been getting some traction with two different consulting firms. I’ve used less than one year of my first H1B. If at some point in the future I want to move back to the US will that count as a new petition or the sponsoring company with which I’ll get a job can file a transfer petition and get me started?
How much is per hour rate of big data architect in DC/ NJ area. Have 14 YOE and want to move from consulting into contracting. Other than employment taxes and health insurance what are other expense
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