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SQM is back in the US !

Just 3 shops in AZ, but these are the first I have seen in the US in well over a year. I hope to see their DC hotel shop SOON !... Continue Reading


Is SQM still in business? I went to their website and tried to search available shops, but it says no documents available.... Continue Reading

SQM Giftcard

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SQM checks for February shops

Has anyone in the US been paid yet? They are usually right on top of things. I have seen the message on their web site, but, surely, payments can be made even when staff are working remotely ???... Continue Reading


Has anyone here completed the SQM (Sensors Quality Management) STEP level 6 for Retail? I have been working on it for a couple of weeks - only allowed 2 attempts per day, and the best I can get is 24/25. I have tried going process of elimination for... Continue Reading

Where is SQM "shopper report card" please?

I have 2 emails reminding me to look for important notes that were added to my "report card." I cannot find a report card. I emailed asking where to find it, yesterday, and have not heard back. Feeling dumb here, lol.... Continue Reading

SQM partnering with ACL for scheduling ?

In my area I suddenly see ACL scheduling high end hotel dining assignments at a hotel that SQM has been trying to get them filled. And, there is no indication that this is a "test" shop. Any similar changes for SQM hotel clients in YOUR backyard(s) ?... Continue Reading

Does anyone else find that SQM never answers questions?

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SQM airmiles? How much and what happened with the Rewards system?

I do their discount shops and normal shops (non purchase) and today my points were GONE. I emailed asap asking WTF just when I was close to cashing out LOL Now they have "airmiles" replacing the points system. A little notice would be nice, anyone have more information about this?... Continue Reading


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SQM- shop in DC

Hello- I just signed up with SQM and am looking for assignments. How can I find out what restaurants they are with? The instructions state I need to have 4 people total and DC is so diverse, I'd like to know what kinda food we are dealing with. I... Continue Reading


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SQM integrity hotel shops

Anybody has done one of these? I have done 2 hotel evaluations for 2 different companies and said "never again" after ALL of my hotel time was spent working on the reports (which were accepted with flying colors). However SQM seems easier on this hotel eval, with only 5 evaluations... Continue Reading

SQM flight info

How long does it generally take for SQM to get back to you to book a flight once you send in your request? I need to book ASAP.... Continue Reading

SQM Great Experience

I did my first flight job with SQM. I really enjoyed the job. The guidelines were clear, the report was very straightforward. The scheduler was a very good communicator when I had issues that came up. It was a wonderful experience and I hope to do it again.... Continue Reading

SQM has a new airline client

SQM is doing a round of January shops for an ultra-discount carrier known for its fees. Like with their other airline clients you get back 50% -- but with this client they'll reimburse both the $10 fee for having the agent print a boarding pass as well as $10 to... Continue Reading


Payment was taken care of, thank you.... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in RI - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Short, easy questionnaire - any bus, any time, any day, to any destination - email for all the details.... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in KY - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Short, easy questionnaire - any bus, any day, any time, any destination. Email for all the details... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in MO - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Short easy questionnaire, any bus, any day, any time... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in Mn - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Simple form, any bus, any day, any time, any destination - see SQM for all the details... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in DE - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Simple evaluation - any bus, any day, any destination - see SQM for the details... Continue Reading

EARN $10 in WI - Includes up to $50.00 worth of bus fare. or email

Simple evaluation, any day, any time, any bus, any destination.... Continue Reading

SQM Email ??

I received an email from SQM that includes the line with no context: "If you see a $10.00 bill, a $20.00 bill or a $50.00 bill, then SQM will refund the entire cost of the room and tax, less the amount indicated." I see a $10.00 bill in my wallet. Does... Continue Reading

SQM flights

I have read quite a few of the older threads about SQM and the 50% off flights but still not quite finding what I'm looking for. I apologize in advance for all the questions I'm getting ready to ask. I am looking to fly round trip next October with my... Continue Reading

EvaluateIt by SQM

Has anyone ever performed shops for this company? I read about them in a facebook group that I am part of, and it looks like they shop airlines, buses, etc. for 50% reimbursement of the cost. Curious if anyone has any experience with them, positive or negative.... Continue Reading

SQM Payment

I conducted a hotel evaluation for SQM in november of 2017. This was an expensive hotel, and the reimbursement is for $200. There was a mix up with my invoice, and the payment has been delayed several times. They FINALLY processed my invoice in February and ‘supposedly’ mailed my check... Continue Reading

Who does hotel shops besides SQM?

I am looking for a hotel in Southern California Coastal Cities (San Clemente, Newport Beach, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point area). Does anyone know MSC that might have a shop in that area? SQM does not seem to have shops in CA. Thank you for reading my post.... Continue Reading

SQM Payments

I completed a travel shop a couple weeks ago. I can no longer find the completed shops on my account and I have not received an invoice. I e-mailed the company and asked when I will receive an invoice but I haven't heard a response. I know that they send... Continue Reading


Has anyone done shops for SQM? How was your experience completing your shops? I'm considering applying for one of their shops, but the initial amount of $$$ I have to put out makes me a bit nervous. Looking for feedback on this company, and how quickly they reimburse, thanks!... Continue Reading

SQM AIRLINE REPORTS: Feedback please

So how is the reporting for their airline shops please??? Am correct in reading that a successful report will result in a 50% savings on the cost of my flight??? Just signed on with them and need a vacation pronto !!! Many Thanks... Continue Reading

SQM report approval process question

I did my first shop with SQM a few days ago. Right after I submitted my report, I was able to see it show as submitted under my assignments, I log in today and there's nothing, no sign I ever had an assignment. I see that I have to invoice... Continue Reading

SQM for travel

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SQM - Travel Reimbursement

Has anyone out there worked with SQM ?? They are a company that claims they will reimburse 50% of your ticket costs (as long as you fly through certain airlines). As someone who likes to visit with my parents a few times of year out of state, this... Continue Reading

Does anyone do SQM assignements?

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Contacting SQM

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SQM Step Program

Well after 2 years of being with them I finally completed all 9 steps. Of course it was probably maybe 24 nights of taking the step tests but to get those 24 nights in and remember to continue with them it took 2 years. Now maybe I will take an... Continue Reading

Anyone want to join a "study group" for STEP 3 test on SQM?

I feel like I am back in college and working together might be helpful. :)... Continue Reading

Anyone else stuck on Level 2 STEP for SQM?

Misery loves company! I have got 24 correct and then make a change and I only get 23 correct. ARRRGGGGHHH!... Continue Reading


Does any one know anything about SQM? I received a e-mail this morning saying they have shops in my area. However, when I checked the board tonight there was nothing in my area. Thanks... Continue Reading

SQM airline shops

Looks like SQM has airline shops for a particular favorite airline here in the States....has anyone done one of these shops yet? Considering they would pay half the airfare, it might be worth checking out and if I can pair this up with some other shops in a different... Continue Reading

SQM flight shopping

Dear Shoppers, what is your experience with SQM in regards to shopping flights? I wanted to subscribe for the assignment but have to pay beforehand to SQM for the flight ticket. Are they trustworthy?? Thanks a lot!... Continue Reading

SQM Level 2 test

Hello everyone, I am looking for some help on the SQM test level 2. I have been stuck at 23/25 for a few weeks and have kept track of my answers. I cannot for the life of me figure out the two I am getting wrong and its very... Continue Reading

SQM....just wondering about them

I signed up for SQM recently...noticed they are mainly in Canada with a few shops in the states and some internationally. Has anyone done their hotel shops? Easy? Hard? Also their international travel shops? All in all....are they worth shopping for? Thanks!... Continue Reading

SQM Steps

I just had to share. Today I finally passed Step Level 7. This has been oh, about a year of trying off and on. They have a shop in my area that I really wanted to apply for so I really put my brains to the test and I passed!... Continue Reading

Review of Sensors Quality Management

@Jaymo wrote a review of Sensors Quality Management for this week's issue of Mystery Shopper Magazine. Discuss the article here.... Continue Reading

SQM: submitting report

I did my first shop for SQM, did the report and submitted it. I see now that it states Submitted. What I do not understand is why I still have a tab Report and why I can open my report after clicking on the tab. Tnx for clarification.... Continue Reading

sqm STEP tests

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SQM need the link to their site...

does anybody have it? My PC took a crap and it's not listed in the "companies" at the bottom of the page....... Continue Reading


What does anyone know about them. I received a unsolicated email form them. It stated I applied for the company in 2006 or later. Which I might have but just curious. The email was not asking me to forward any money of anything.. But still not sure about the company.... Continue Reading

SQM Step 9

Has anyone made is to the Step 9 test yet? It is unbelievably difficult. I was able to pass Steps 1 through 8 fairly quickly and always scored between 23 and 25 out of 25 each time. So Step 9 is entirely different - I took it yesterday and scored 16/25.... Continue Reading

SQM web site down

I completed a shop for SQM last night and their web site has been down since I returned. Has anyone ever had this happen? I twice emailed the scheduler last night letting them know that I was unable to enter my results within the time framd and that... Continue Reading


Has anyone managed to pass their flash Force quiz? I'm having issues. The biggest issue is that the address listed in the training manual is NOT one of the options for the question "What is the mailing address". Am I really so dense that I can't pass... Continue Reading

SQM Restaurant Shop Question

Fine Dining Restaurant... Shopper Resources gone for the weekend so was just wondering if one of you fine intelligent ppl can help me out :) On the shop instructions and within regular guidelines it all says to evaluate the main dining room and eat in there, but on special instructions says... Continue Reading

SQM tests

I searched the forum and found nothing, so I thought I would post it here. Sensors Quality Management has quizes to do, just like other companies. I have passed 8 other companies tests without any problems. I studied SQM's materials, did the 1st test no problem, I... Continue Reading

sqm steps

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SQM Sensors Quality Management

Any thoughts anyone? Good or bad.... Continue Reading


Have you shopped for them? What timeframe do they pay in for full reibursement jobs?... Continue Reading

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