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Additional Posts in #OverheardAtWork
How reliable is this? Accenture seems to have killed it.
Would it be practical to look for an apartment 10-15 kms away if the office location is Marathahalli?
Location of choice would be hebbal, thanisandra, avalahalli and other similar ones.
Would it make sense to reside in such locations and travel to work?
Would like to hear from folk who are/have done the above?
Wondering what Kirkland litigation hours look like in the NY/DC/Chicago offices. Most of the sweatshop stories I hear about are from the corporate and restructuring groups. KE lit associates - what are you billing? Do you feel like you’re getting a good variety of cases?
Hi Fishes, Anyone working for wellington client in Publicis Sapient ? I have got an interview call from this project. Will be really helpful if anyone can provide some insights on wlb and on-site opportunities.
Sry this isn’t the right Bowl for this but just annoyed I’m prob getting blown off cause we had plans and he hasn’t confirmed. 😡
It's like the Rosetta Stone for talking to my kids!
Crying in Japanese
A friend just resigned and moved back to India. He has/had an approval i140. Given that his H1B is now “over”. Can he apply for a B1/B2 to visit the US?
I am looking for another job, preferably in Dallas, Austin or San Antonio. What job boards do you use besides indeed or LinkedIn? Also once you start talking to employers and telling them you are moving from out of state, what did you say without scaring them away? What items did you negotiate?
My new reaction whenever anything happens
Hope you’re enjoying good weather. When can I travel across the border for a weekend trip? Do I need to take a PCR test I plan to go to Belgium or Germany?
QBurst is hiring across various roles with flexible location, amazing wlb and competitive pay. Happy to refer you if you’re looking for a switch.
Snow Day tomorrow! ❄️☃️❄️ They announced crazy early, for this area! How wonderful to know in advance!!
Hello moving to Austin with my husband and looking at buying a single family home in the north east area. We’re looking at Pflugerville, Georgetown, Manor, Round Rock, Hutto. Any cons for any of these neighborhood that you can share with us?
Anyone from Capgemini can help what does EUROPE SAP AD means? Does AD stands for application developer?
Can I ask joining bonus in bosch ? since I'm joining in 30days
if yes how much can I ask ? Please provide your suggestions
Additional Posts (overall)
“I would never work at an agency with someone’s name in it. They remind me of law firms.”
Heard during an MSJ argument this morning:
THE COURT: “alright, I’m granting Defendant’s Motion. Counsel, you’ll prepare the order, and allow Plaintiff (who is pro se) one week to review as to form and content.” DEFENSE COUNSEL: “understood, thank you Your Honor.” THE COURT: “anything else on this matter?” PLAINTIFF: “yeah! I’m not thanking anybody — this sucks!”
During a weekly status call, a US based manager in my organization stated “the recruiters need to find fewer candidates with English as a second language” in reference to the fact that we just hired a person of Indian heritage. We are a global company and about 1/3rd of our employees are from outside of the US/UK. I reported the manager to HR along with several other times that he has acted in a racist manner.
*throws up a Shaka in a group picture* proceeds to get reprimanded for using “gang signs”
I’m way in over my head in my new job and I think I might be on the way out. What are some signs that you might be let go or transferred out?
“This [tactical product promo ad] is missing that campy factor”
ps. apparently a fan of Met Galas
Me: 😑 🤦♂️
HR: I still didn’t get approval from finance on the freelance req. not answering email.
Me: FL’r already in the building. you sit in next office can you just talk to them?
HR: ok. I guess.
“It’s really hot. Please shower every day.”
Me at a meeting: “I’m going to have to hop off in 10 minutes for another meeting.”
Confession: The other meeting was on the couch with Netflix and Ben & Jerry’s.
What's more important for business longevity?
Value your customer's needs or your employees sanity/ mental wellness?
The company I work for clearly value the customer more and I feel that it's not aligned to my personal values :(
It makes me wonder if I'm the "crazy" one to believe the company should value their people first?
Someone at my previous company said that he wanted to start a "revolution". Well, months later, more than half of my division resigned. Should I tell my previous boss?
Oh how I long for a remote position...
The owners of the agency decided it was a fantastic idea to get the overhead lights replaced while we work below them. One guy has music on his phone playing. Happy Monday everyone! 🥴
1:1 with my VP
me: I'd love to learn more about the differences between Director/Group director/VP....based on that recent situation with "Candace", I'm thinking that she was focused on something I don't have insight on, so if I can understand where she's coming from I can prevent another mixup 😇
VP: *big sigh*...it...it wasn't you. Candace was wrong. I guess something happens when people get promoted to director, their egos explode and they don't admit when they're wrong 🤷♀️
OH: (RE: required meeting attendance)
"Ok, fine. I will say yes now but fair warning I may fake my own death beforehand."
During a meeting on Micro-Aggressions, in which most example comments were about appearance, the teams concluded that using Video cameras in meetings was more inclusive and helped with community.
Is it just me or does that invite more opportunity for appearance-based micro-aggressions?
“Oh, you actually dressed up today!” -“oh you’re wearing makeup”
They missed the point
My last firm there was this manager who was 45 and divorced who didn't not give 2 shts about his job
He would come in at 10, leave at 11, not return until 4p, and then leave at 5pm
When he would come back at 4pm, his hair would either be wet and he'd proudly say he went swimming or his hair would be shorter and he'd equally as proudly say he got a haircut
I have too many stories about this guy until one day he just up and quit with no notice bc he hated his job
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