Hi guys, I have a two offers from Optum and Novartis. Which company is best to join in terms of work life balance and career growth. Both are offering same package with 2.8 years of experience

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Novartis has a great work culture. You must have read about their "Unbossed" culture that they follow. They are considerate about employee's personal life, leave approvals etc


Novartis of course

How much package these companies offered?

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