Best SPG property in Manhattan? Midtown area near Times Square / Grand Central / 30 Rock (excluding St. Regis)
American Airlines: the La Guardia of airlines
We want what we can’t have. Right now we can’t travel for work. When we can have that again (don’t ask me when, because no one really knows), we’ll miss being able to work from home.
In house lawyers for global companies: do you expect your international travel to rebound - ever? I am at a firm where I practice in government enforcement and investigations, and I always saw myself going in house to do this work and travel abroad frequently. Are those days gone because of zoom?
We are having difficulty with managing employee absences. Most seem as if they don’t care about termination. What have others done to motivate hourly employees to come to work? We have changed schedules, offered perfect attendance bonuses, replaced the points system, etc.
Does IHG do a status match with either bonvoy, Hyatt or Hilton? Any contact or link I can request on
Any good selling points on our EYP Tech Transformation group? Friend outside the firm has an opportunity to join
So we hired our own doctor to be on a firm wide WebEx about how COVID is ok. When pushed on whether the Dr would travel, he says “No.” LOL @ the idiocy of my firm.
Have one night in wine country without accommodations planned. Anyone have insights / experience in Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance vis a vis Westin Verasa Napa?
United won't let me check in for my Caribbean flight without seeing my passport in person and has a dumbass passport scanning phone app feature that doesn't work. Anyone dealt with this? #FuckUnited
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
Who has tried the Double tree cookie recipe?
Looking at re-financing my mortgage with 2 lenders and need some advice please! Currently sitting at 3.625% on a $512,000 home loan that now sits at about $490,000. Lender 1: loan for ~$490,000, paying down for a few points to 2.875% (apr 3.034%); cash to close $12,344, monthly payments reduced by ~$300 Lender 2: loan for $510,000 (bundling in some closing costs), paying for points to 2.99% (apr 3.278%); cash to close $7,315, monthly payments also reduced by ~$300 Which option is better??
Marriott and SPG members can link their accounts, Match elite status, and transfer points 3-to-1!
Has anyone been to the ritz Carlton in Cancun? Is it in a good location? Thoughts on your experience?
Thinking to transfer my status from AA and try United or Delta. I am platinum with AA, pretty sure I won't make Exec and don't plan to do a mileage run. Pros and cons of both please?
Have one week for shopping mortgage for first house. Where do i start, any online sites , credit unions or mortgage agencies that are offering low rate loans. First time home buyer so no clue what to look for. Any tips to work with PMI, points , loan terms.
Rant: apply for job online. Job emails me with 7 questions as "next steps", one of which is salary. I email back. They email back (at 9pm mind you) "we can't meet your salary expectations"...
If I want to exit into biotech eventually, would this warrant a move to Boston so I can be in the center of the action?
Which firms are considered top tier in organizational efficiency/effectiveness type work? Other than the obvious MBB. Thanks!
There is a Partner from Bain sitting next to me in this one hour flight. He's already gone to the toilet twice. Just sayin'
Necessary to bring laptop while on vacation? It will be at a developing country and we'll be moving around cities a lot, so I'm not comfortable carrying it around. What do you guys usually do?
Im in strategy at Accenture. Is there any chance they'll let me get staffed on a non-strategy project?
What do you all do when you don’t have billable work and are killing time at your desk? Do you try to do things you can bill under “non-billable time” such as read legal articles? Or just bill nothing
What is the percentage salary increase you were given at your agency for a performance based promotion?
Any 🐠 have experience with, or have considered, Cornell's 1 year MBA? Already have a masters, 6yrs consulting, but would like an MBA so the shorter time is appealing. Also looking at Insead
“Dropping sick beats they call me DJ Nanna” makes me laugh every time I see that commercial
Has anyone with an ADA disability put in any notice to their company? I have one and my doctor is concerned I’m being pushed to the limit with the amount of work I have. Been working 70-80hr weeks if
Anyone have experience moving from a mid-tier firm to B4? What big differences have you found in work load and stress level if any? Is the switch really worth it. Currently A2 and on track to S1.
Applying to lbs, judge Cambridge, insead, nus and Cass as safety. Does this look good? Lbs only if I get scholarship. Should I replace Cass with imd? 28, 4yoe, 2 promotions, already got masters 3.7 in tech and undergrad 3.7 finance from top 60 schools. Impressive work experience. Will sit for gmat hoping 690-720
I have submitted my documents for LCA application to travel to a client location but it will take a long time to process. Can I travel to India to get my stamping still or do I need an LCA?
I need opinions on this. Just started a new PM role (at an IPG agency) last month but I recently got hit up by a recruiter from another agency (WPP agency) for a pretty enticing PM role on a 360 AOR account. Further context: The PM role I'm in currently is my first PM role ever (I came from an entry level AE/Producer backgrund) I know jumping ship for the other PM role would look terrible but tell me why you would OR would not jump ship?
Help! Any experience or tips for how to find super flexible child care? Does it even exist in LA? Im full time, my husband is freelance. He can take care of our baby when he’s not working...
Where do you buy your baby’s clothes from? Looking for something cute for my 6 month old daughter’s half birthday 🎂! Also - if you had a half birthday, what was your theme?
Was unsuccessful recruiting for top consulting firms during my MBA. I need that money! What is the best approach to landing an interview post MBA? Referral?
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