Should I get bonvoy points for a stay my company paid for directly? It was a $2,200 stay so I would like my points. So far I’ve only received points for my $20 bar tab. 🥴
Have got 400K Marriott Bonvoy points carried over since Feb 2019, when do they expire? If I can’t use them by end of year (if that is when they expire), can I transfer them or use them in any other way?
Experienced investors, buying my first rental property for 168k. For primary property I know it make sense to get the lowest rate by putting down as much as possible. But for this one I'm getting 25% down at 2.875% and 20% down at 3.625% no points. Saving 8400 in upfront costs with 20% down. What do I do? Also going to fix it up estimated costs 15k.
United Airlines: horrible for delays, bribed thepointsguy, beats up passengers, kills dogs and has a clueless CEO. Worst of the big 3?
My mom tried to offer me fresh veggies to bring home, my dad chimes in "why give her the good stuff, they just go bad since she's never home" points to my father for realizing this after years!
How many of you follow The Points Guy Facebook page? WTF does that guy do besides travel and buying random credit cards and who pays for that?
I'm looking to purchase American Airlines miles. Any suggestions on how to purchase miles other than from AA?
Delta Platinum Medallions - what are you choosing for your 2018 Choice Benefit? I’m thinking regional upgrades
Frm BOS, regular 8 AM flight w/first class upgrade gets cancelled. On 9 AM flight w/10 people on the upgrade list. Check in & rqst for an upgrade. Bump every1 else down and get upgraded to 1 open seat
I think this site provides good data points. It is helpful to understand and look at the history of virus worldwide and how long might it last with precautions.
The points guy always gave me the creeps
Creative director showing photos of all white people bc he can’t find people of color... please send your best resources for where to source high quality photos of BIPOC so we can show there are alternatives! Bonus points if it includes BIPOC doing outdoor activities like biking. I’m going to start with a basic google search but would love any help! ❣️
Getting rid of my Platinum Delta SkyMiles AMEX. Spoke with Delta - it doesn't help my priority for upgrades unless I spend more than $25k on the card. Only Delta Reserve AMEX helps priority.
Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
$800 flight, $140 hotel, $108 in per diem - all for a 1 hour meeting we could've done virtually.
Flying for personal reasons this weekend and the Delta flights I have been on lack any sort of urgency to get us to the destination. Is this normal at Delta or during non-business hours in general?
Marriott and SPG members can link their accounts, Match elite status, and transfer points 3-to-1!
Any resources I can use to learn how to analyze those candlestick graphs on Binance? Want to know the sell walls, resistance points, etc
On my first ever Virgin America flight. This could be the end of my tortured relationship with AA
Is pharma still hiring like crazy? I’ve always worked on shopper/CPG/retail and got a new job a few months ago but feeling burnt out on consumer goods and realizing that pharma/health is more aligned with my longer term interests.
McKinsey thoughts on your Life Sciences/healthcare sector. Is ideal for someone with a clinical background? Biomedical opportunities? Also any other firms have a growing practice in this area? Thanks
Do we need to file for a new H1B amendment or LCA if I am going to be starting on a new client? Given that we are all WFH and there’s no need to be at the client site anymore ?
My client a publicly traded medical VIP concierge service, heavily pushes their mental health service I placed request for my spouse when asking about their virtual network, I requested an AA male therapist hoping for peer to peer engagement 2X intake person said: “a colored therapist” I’ve managed this w/clients who were aware of problems￼ this client’s outwardly unaware & will expect a review; had my client lead inform the client as a delivery & conversion flag How would you address?
Deloitte vs Accenture benefits. What's better? (Deloitte seems to have a lot more holidays considering the collective disconnect)
Google onsite interview this week for Corp development manager . Anyone willing to provide some guidance on interview format, key areas to focus and general tips and tricks? Thanks!
Anyone at ATL Sky Club?
What’s associate Director at BCG Platinion equivalent to big4? Senior Manager? Anyone have salary range info?
How inclusive is your district? Do you believe in full inclusion, self-contained, or somewhere in he middle?
What is your least favorite kind of client?
Any benefits on taking Acela vs regional Amtrak from NYC to D.C.? 30 mins faster isn't much...
Ever make sense to switch firms in non-promote years for an almost identical role? If so, under what conditions does it make sense: x% raise, title promotion, culture fit....what's your threshold?
Have a friend in need of remote work (kid with bad lung disease at home, doesn’t want to risk bringing COVID home). He has a bachelors and masters degree in math but no formal business experience. What are his chances getting hired in consulting, and what might be the best kind of practice for him to look at?
Client keeps inviting me to meetings but not the EM or anyone else on the team (who needs the information in the meeting). Should I keep forwarding invites to him/her or just let them address it?
What is the salary range for Enterprise Agility Manager- Technology Strategy & Advisory?
My three year old now doesn’t go to bed until around 9 pm (and gets up around 7/730 am which we prefer… don’t want to move that schedule). I used to squeeze in extra work from 8-930/10 but it’s no longer feasible. How do you manage? I see my options as… 1) find a job that is more 9-5 2) start waking up early to work in the morning (not a fan as I think sleep is very important) 3) trade nights with husband where every other night I work vs him while the other hangs with the kid after 8
in BCG’s Zoom interview guide they’re suggesting to use Zoom’s whiteboard function now - did or has anyone actually been using this instead of pen/paper?
Do you guys usually do mobile check in on the bonvoy app when on vacation? Is there a better chance of getting upgraded when you check in in person?
How long does it take to hear from Google with a referral for a non technical role? I applied ~ 4 weeks ago as of tomorrow and the job I applied to isn’t up anymore and I applied within three business days of it being up. I’m just trying to see how long it takes to hear a rejection because that’s probably what it is. For FB, I heard within a week for a rejection when I applied for a referral about ~1.5 weeks.
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