Just landed in airport nearest client city but the rental car agency (hertz) is closed. Client and hotel are a one hour drive. Am I able to even pick up a car at this point?
Still trying to get points from SPG data breach. Has anyone been successful in this endeavour? Marriott reps on phone are not very helpful in directing my inquiries.
Some liquid courage to ask the hot guy/girl on your flight for their number. MLK would appreciate it
Nothing like the cool mist of the passenger behind me's sneeze on the back of my neck while my 7am flight is on the tarmac. Stellar start to the weekend.
With the Euro travel ban, NBA pause, group gathering restrictions, etc., feels like this just got real serious real fast. How are we feeling now compared to a week or two ago? Worst-case predictions?
Consultants with kids... traveling on a 4 hour flight with 19 month old and wife.. do I buy 3 coach seats, or 2 first class seats and have baby sit on our lap?
Hey, anyone interested in liquidating a boat load of their Marriot/SPG points? Willing to buy around 500k-1mil of them!
Best recent no points refi rates? My preferred bank has 2.375 for new 15yr mortgages but 3 for refi which is a no go for me.
Travel CPAP tips? My travel version doesn’t have enough moisture, so I end up ripping it off in the middle of the night.
About to start traveling every week. Any tips/advice on points, packing, etc. to make traveling better/easier?
Best healthy meal delivery service you use while on the road? Thinking of opting for having my meals for the week delivered on Monday to hotel, rather than restaurants or grocery shopping.
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I just dreamt that I was about to miss a flight but as I rolled up to the gate I saw smoke from the engine. I find it troubling that my first thought was "thank goodness we're delayed, I made it!" 😓
Anyone used Marriott points in Kyoto, Osaka, Tokyo? Planning a summer trip and figured I’d get some fishbowl perspective on top of my googling for value and nice-ness :)
How do you all manage the months when you couldn't travel every week (doctor's rec) but were not yet on maternity leave? Given my industry focus and home office, I have very limited local project options. Did anyone go internal for 1-2 years and how did that play out for promotion?
EY just changed (gutted) their Frequent Traveler program to better align to "like" organizations. Curious what perks other firms offer for people who travel their lives away?
I am from chicago office but I am moving to Dallas to live in with my girlfriend. I travel every week tristate. Any suggestions?
Amex Payment due date is May25th. Deloitte makes the payment on 28th. Do I lose the points for the amount paid late?
New project in new city. Earliest flight out on Monday morning would have me land at 11am in client city, on site around noon. Should I fly in Sunday night?
Love it when external recruiters ask you your salary range and then are like 🤨 and try to get you to ask for a lower range. Girl, bye.
What starting salary can I expect as an aspiring strategist coming out of college? Looking for a rough range.
Post MBA - MBB vs FAANG product management role vs Startup Biz Opps role vs IB (2 year Associate) for getting into Venture Capital?
Comp to expect in DC for a data scientist (ML experience, not just vanilla biz intelligence) with 2 YOE? What about 5 YOE? Excluding FAANG.
SW Low COL salary staff 1 50k, staff 2 54k, senior 1 59k, senior 2???? Is it just me or my salary insanely low?
As an Afghanistani male, I hate having to list 'Asian' on MBA applications. Given my name they probably think I'm Indian and the Afghani community is heavily underrepresented in business/tech/Finance
Anyone have insight on culture, career progression, WLB at Splunk? From reputation and coolness of opportunity perspective, seems like an “eh” exit option compared to FAANG, but I’m curious what I’m missing
My H1b was selected in the lottery (I am currently F1) and I learned it was approved today. It was processed at WAC. Overall a very smooth process. Good luck everyone 🍀.
Interviewed at BCG (NYC) last Friday and still haven’t heard back (it’s Tuesday)...not sure if no news is bad news. Been very anxious for the past couple days...should I reach out to recruiting?
What is the salary / salary progression like at FAANG compared to B4? Is growth following a similar pace or does it tend to be slower in tech?
When Daymond John sits next to you at the airport and you can't say anything from being on a WebEx meeting... You're my second favorite shark!
Has anyone here made the decision to move from consulting to medicine? Lately I have been feeling a need to truly help people and am wondering if an MD can position me to work and eventually lead in state health where I’d be able to work on large public health initiatives, similar to Deborah Birx’ experiences
I would only leave McK for an industry role. Curious to understand why so many fish just wanna switch firms? Do things actually improve? It's all the same shit different logo, and you lose momentum.
In talks with an agency for a Director, Business Strategy role. They’re pitching the job to me as a hybrid role strategy/account. Does this sound like a hybrid role?
For facilitator/coordinator roles what are ways to make/stand out with accomplishments when you only own the consolidated document and have no role in any of the underlying projects?
Are manager health, dental, etc benefits firm paid usually? Ive always thought this to be the case, but ive never heard for sure. I know parking and cell phone is usually covered a lot of places.
So annoyed by Delta, got upgraded to a delta comfort middle seat five days prior to the flight, and then 4 other people got upgraded to first row delta comfort aisle and window seats AT the gate.
Any Southwest fliers have the app recently telling them they need to print their boarding pass via desktop or kiosk? Has happened on multiple conf #'s. Very weird and annoying.