How do internal transfers impact promotions? E.g. of you are in a promotion year to manager, how farther back will your promotion be pushed?
Is it better to be a big fish in a small pond, or a small fish in a big pond? Just got recruited with promotion/pay bump for a bigger firm but I’m in a great spot with my current firm. Suggestions?
I just started at a new company 2 months ago with the expectation of having 3-4 people on my team. However, my team size will be increasing to 7. I don’t really want to rock the boat so early at my new job especially since I’m still in the “drinking from the firehose” phase, but this is going to be a significant increase in responsibility. We only have pay review in January of each year. Would it be crazy to ask about a raise later this month?
I currently work at a big start up and made a lateral move to another team a few months ago with five years experience. Since then , I’ve created a whole new service line and took over many of my managers duties. As I took a paycut to join this team - I’m pushing for a raise and title change. Is this reasonable?
Planning to move to industry from consulting...what pay raise / cut (%), should I expect if planning to be in same city where I am now?
Question, if you were starting a new job that gave you the option to choose from OT and a standard raise or a guaranteed bonus that goes up based on performance, which option would you choose? And why
Playing the market for higher TC at other Salesforce consulting firms like Deloitte, Accenture, PWC, Silverline. I’m very close to my C1 promotion here at cap and think it will be announced in the next few weeks. Should I stay or should I go if I get an offer with $200k+ TC? Currently at $120k
Throwback to when I finally got the courage to ask for a pay raise and was told it was irrational😊
Currently an SC 130k annually was brought in as an EH and will be 2 years in April. Since starting, I am yet to receive a raise or AIP. Got an offer on hand for C2C, 100 hourly, five years contract utilizing my TS clearance. This is a small unknown government contractor. I am conflicted if I should accept and leave. Please advise.
What can I expect for a raise from A -> SA?
Thinking of moving from NY to Austin after bschool (next couple years) to work and raise family. Prefer to stay in consulting or tech industry. Is it a good option?
I’m curious what the opinions are on the process they have seen or used to get promoted. I’ve never had it happen in my career this way but in my mind, your work speaks for itself, you advocate for yourself, ask for a promotion when it’s not been offered. Then you get promoted after you make your case if you do qualify. The way I’ve seen it (& a reason I’m leaving my current company) is where they only promote people when they’ve threatened to leave or received a different offer. Thoughts?
How do you decide between staying on an account where you like the people, there's a good chance of promotion, but the work is boring (con'd)
Hello. I am an associate analyst who joined in 2019 . I did my mca online. Milestone to analyst 2022. Is it possible to fasten my promotion to consultant ?
After getting promoted in Feb 2020 (lol fml) I designed and implemented a significant piece of data infrastructure that is beyond what’s expected of someone at my level. In 2021, I was not recognized for this accomplishment and a guy who knows nothing about the technology was promoted over me. It’s been a year since his promotion & the wheels are starting to come off: others are becoming increasingly aware of his ineptitude. What’s the best way to subtly pour gasoline on this fire?
When is the best time to ask for a raise?
Let's talk salary. I'm up for a raise soon and I'm at 43,000 a year. Anyone have any advice on what I should ask for?
Is a breakaway from Tech consulting to economic development possible? What are your stories or stories you’ve heard? Thanks for all advice/opinion. 2 years in after college with recent promotion
Any United Global Services willing to upgrade my K class economy flights in December? I am 1K and have 5 GPUs but can’t use them on K class. Appreciate it!
So is it weird when family/friends automatically think they can use your points or even your home while you’re away at work. I find it very annoying. Like it’s my f-ing house.
Struggling at work (first time manager, re-orgs, toxic culture) for the last 6 months. Experiencing secondary infertility and PCOS. Decided to hold out to utilize my mat benefits, hopefully to become pregnant after a few rounds of medications and lifestyle changes. No luck. Now work has gotten worse and I’m so burnt out. Been applying to jobs and think I’m close to an offer. Have started seeing a specialist but now scared of TTC with a potential new job offer. Has anyone been here before?
Has anyone come back from short term disability and had success in returning? Worried about optics and everything. May take a LoA if it’s perceived better politically. Would prefer ST Disability tho
Can anyone tell me what the typical percentage salary increase is moving BIG 4 firms? The move would be senior manager to senior manager.
Can I start my parental leave before my child is born, so that I don’t hit the bench? My current roll off date lines up with my wife’s delivery date and it’s looking like the baby is going to come late.
Maternity leave question - what happens to your vacation days when you are out on mat leave? Do you get to use them at a future date after your leave is over?
What FAANG companies have take-home assignments pre-MBA for corpdev/analytics/bizops positions? I know Apple does, not sure about the others…
How do ACN travel expenses work? Are Ubers/Lyft from home to airport a part of the per diem? Making the switch soon and used to just expensing everything at D as long as it’s reasonable.
Hi Fishes, Actually my technical and managerial rounds with cognizant have been completed and yestereday 1 HR round of 10 min also completed.Now HR just asked my expected salary and experience just basic details . And in last he asked to share Salary slip , Form16 and other documents for validation ., Should i consider it as confirmation with cognizant or not ? How many days cognizant take to release offer letter ? My experience 3 years so what designation will i get if got selected?
Just got my annual bonus.. looking to splurge on an espresso machine. Does anyone have any recommendations on specific models, auto vs semi auto? And my budget is $500-$1500
Does anyone have any insight as to when things are going to go “back to normal” in California in terms of needing to appear in person for smaller status conferences, hearings, depositions, etc. instead of doing it via zoom? I am permanently remote but a lot of my cases are in courts that are a good 1.5-2 hour drive from me and I’m starting to feel anxious about when I’ll have to start going in person for these types of things because of the distance.
Reached a settlement of a case and it is falling apart because I refuse to agree to a term in the settlement agreement providing for a confession of judgment of the full amount opposing counsel was initially seeking should my Client fail to pay the settlement amount. I already offered a confession of judgment for the settlement amount if my client fails to pay. Anyway to force opposing counsels hand to accept this term? Seems silly to go to trial over disagreement of this term.
What’s the L1a visa to green card conversion process like. I just competed my EB1 support letter and expecting my firm to submit my documents by Jan end.
Just got C1 Manager promo and bumped to 160k TC. Interviewing with PWC and others and have gotten 180k base and TC at $200+. Should I stay here and keep climbing for Senior Mgr or jump ship for extra $40k?
Hello guys, Need help from the experienced folks here in weighing the pros and cons Offer 1 Company - SolarWinds Role - Sr. Site Reliability Engineer Compensation - 25 LPA (includes 10% variable) + 2.5 Lacs in stocks Offer 2 Company - Optum(UnitedHealth Group) Role - Sr. Software Developer Lead Compensation - 27.5 LPA (includes 20% variable) + 2 Lacs Joining Bonus Which one should I go for? Which one will look good on my resume? I am working as a DevOps Engineer right now.
I am planning to join accenture next month, considering the wfh scenario, Can you anyone provide there experience how joining process is happening in accenture. I am a lateral hire
How's the work life balance and company culture in BMC Software and Informatica, Bangalore? If I had to choose between the two for a Technical Writing role, which one would you suggest?
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