I have been United GS for several years, just requalified. I’ve usually made SPG platinum on stays, never really had Marriott status, but since the merger I linked the two accounts and so have been
@EY 🐠, if you’re missing an EY water bottle and you’re staying in the Westin Times Square, it’s on one of the Pelotons in the gym
Anyone familiar with Avis fees for changing reservation? Unsure if I need roundtrip or one way. Cheaper to change from roundtrip to one way or one way to roundtrip? Which should I book?
Fuckers at Ritz Dubai have a mandatory $500/per person for a new year's dinner. Who the fuck would want that mandatory
Isn’t JETS a solid long term play? Granted most airlines are down due to this delta variant and I’m sure it might drop a bit more, but with the way everyone is traveling I don’t see how this doesn’t play out well long term
Courtyard marriott Atlantic city tells me breakfast isn't complimentary. Platinum here. Marriott website says courtyard offers daily credit OR breakfast. Anyone else experience this?
Anyone in Aurora, CO area? We are shifting next year, desperately need some daycare related advice. Can’t travel in person right now, and on paper most daycares look good.
Which option is better to pay for a flight? - 52000 United Miles - 35000 CSR points - $500 Trying to pick the best value option.
Just got a targeted offer in the mail for delta gold card with 75K bonus miles, $95 fee waived for first year. Yes? No? (Have CSR, AMEX SPG, travel pretty exclusively with delta)
United needs cash to pay for better PR. Upvote if you think they should relinquish some gates to Delta @ORD!
Can someone confirm: flying United Economy (K) from LAX-IAD-LHR, the LAX-IAD route is 20 PlusPoints to upgrade to biz, IAD-LHR routes are 80 plus points.
Has anyone rented workout clothes at the Westin before? Thoughts on the quality/cleanliness?
I’ll be like $400 short of the $14k annual spend for bonvoy titanium….anybody know if it is worth calling them over at year and and asking for? Would any of you just stay somewhere a night or two to hit that?
Heading over to USVI for a 5 nights. Staying in st Thomas (Ritz) looking for recommendations / things to do. Suggestions welcome. A couple of specific Qs 1. Do I need to rent a car? (I would like to visit at John, assuming that's a yes) 2. Reccos for renting snorkeling gears? 3. Are there any amazing dining options in st Thomas that I should consider? Thanks!
Going to be in Madrid for the next 4 days on vacation. Any recommendations?? Used points so will be staying at the Westin Palace Madrid.
Hey Fish parents with kids or those in the know, what is the best SPG property for Disney? Child is 4 years old.
At Westin - water flow set to the detachable shower arm and the arm pointing at you! This may be housekeeping's revenge for all the mess we create!
Any insights into compensation details for a “Security Program Manager - Tech” at Uber with 7 YOE? TIA!
One of my favorite things about consulting is county of origin diversity. Can we do a quick poll here of various CoO represented. Put your flag and have the fellow nationals upvote!
Anybody else sick and tired of other team members forgetting procedures and disrupting workflow? 😤
Per diem dinner allowance for Orlando at KPMG seems low at $33. That city has become much more expensive especially since it’s essentially a resort town. What do other firms allow?
I’m concerned about my mom’s health and want to work closer from home. Is this a valid reason for me to apply to a consulting job that is closer to home? I’m a recent college grad in the US and I’m the only child. My current firm’s office is ~2 hr from my (mom’s) home. I can’t live with and take care of her once the WFH is over. I saw that some of MBBs have offices pretty close to my home (~10 min). When applying to the positions, can I mention that I want to take care of my parent?
I’m interviewing for in-house and firm roles and I’m not sure how to navigate the compensation issue. My first job out of law school was with a state regulatory agency so comp was slotted and basically limited to salary and PTO. What should I be looking for when I interview in-house? With a firm? I don’t want to leave compensation on the table and end up feeling undervalued later.
Generally what percentage of MBA candidates with a 1R interview end up getting offers at MBB?
I'm in talks with PwC India for potential offer for Advisory Tech Consulting in banking domain & I'm holding another offer from a Fortune 100 Insurance, Banking & Finances company, but doesn't have the 'Brand Value' in India. PwC India is offering the location Kolkata & other offer is from Pune(my preferred location). Keeping in mind the recent political events(I interviewed at PwC before election results) looking for suggestions from you 🐟es, which one would y'all go for? Brand or Location?
Moving to Industry IT role after decade of Technology Consulting experience - a downgrade or upgrade? This involves fully sponsored relocation from India to Norway, and the new organization is one of the largest in renewable energy space.
With the W&K layoffs ... 1. Recruiters are getting psyched. 2. Freelancers are even more unnerved. 3. Axe will fall on people phoning it in at other shops. What are your other predictions ? People leave ad game altogether?
Anyone have experience getting individual insurance? Thinking of getting individual dental insurance since I need $2k+ in ortho stuff that's not covered by my employer's offered plan
Experienced Hire (4 yrs) masters (non MBA) offered no signing bonus and 79k for BTA. When should I expect a promotion? Or should I get MBA and apply for another role. This feels really low
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
I’m starting a new ECD job in two weeks. Feeling like an imposter. What do i need to do that’s different than being a CD? (The CCO is very involved so it’s probably closer to a GCD in role)
How seriously does Deloitte act on the HR complaint made against a SM who is extremely rude, abrasive, disrespectful to all his team members. Your inputs/experiences are highly appreciated. Deloitte
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