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I have 8.5 yoe in Mainframe Development. Infosys Banaglore HR told me they can offer me max 14.68 lpa where I have 8.6 lpa now. I have my promotion pending in a month and then it will become 10 lpa.Is this something they can offer max ?? They told this is the max package.Want some insight. TIA
I am almost 32, been w my partner for years & want kids eventually. In a perf world, we’d start trying at about 35 or so. I want to get a promotion before any leave & think I’m on path to achieve that by ~35. If willing to share, I’m looking to hear experiences w freezing your eggs (for better or for worse). A few friends had fertility problems, unsuccessful IVFs, & now I’m paranoid. I know everyone is different & I’m not looking for med advice, but would like to hear others’ experiences on this
Looking for some guidance/ input regarding salaries... What's a good general range for a promotion to Marketing Manager who would be overseeing all national (USA) marketing for a Global company? In-house, 4 brands, based out of our LA office. Thanks!
Didn't get promoted and the more I think about it, the more upset I become. Had a good year, helped fill in gaps, took on roles to help lead internal initiatives, led/managed teams to success, and worked looonnnggg hours to the point of burnout. Leaders also know how much I was working. I didn't expect a promotion because I had low expectations for my firm, but I'm still pretty bitter. Should I ask why? Was I too naive and ended up giving too much? Or is this a reflection of my work/value?
I’m planning on asking for a raise for the first time in my career and I want to list out my accomplishments but I don’t want to seem cocky about it. (cont’d)
The belief that you should be able to move from HCOL to LCOL and not have to take a pay cut is ultimate in socioeconomic and geographic privilege and outright entitlement. Nobody is going to give LCOL a raise to move to HCOL. The work you do is the same, you produce the same value, bill the same rate as peers in another geography. Take a pay cut or give LCOL a significant raise.
I live in a HCOL city and am still not being paid enough to save/live . I have all of the tools/ skill sets to leave consulting and go into big tech . Before going out to market myself and get a new job should I even ask D for a raise ? I’m frustrated because I’m adding a lot of value to my current engagements and I think I’d have a good business case for a raise. On a side note I see people leaving left and right here which is not a good sign!
What’s the biggest salary bump/raise you’ve had that didn’t involve a title change? Does such a thing even exist? 🙏🏼🤞🏼🙏🏼
Who still goes to firm happy hours? Raise your hand because I do NOT want to go today and could use convincing otherwise
Raise your hand if you’d like to quit your PA gig now and do something different with your career.
Up for manager promotion next year. Any disadvantages if I leave now instead of waiting another year until I become a manager?
I feel jerked around by my team, as they keep telling me I will be promoted/have more responsibility, every few months. When I follow up, I am usually told, “but you have more responsibility now; no need to make it official”. Not sure what to believe any longer. They said they have put forward a case for my promotion now. I want to believe them this time but feel like a fool when I think back to some of the earlier conversations. Should I bring those conversations up, or just smile and saythanks
Replying All to an obvious mistake email should automatically make you ineligible for promotion.
Ever make sense to switch firms in non-promote years for an almost identical role? If so, under what conditions does it make sense: x% raise, title promotion, culture fit....what's your threshold?
Question— do you share your comp with close friends? Me and my roommate have been friends forever and while I don’t really share my specific pay, Im not sure if I should share it with her. When she got promoted she told me her comp tho I didn’t ask. Today I found out I was promoted (🎉) and left that part out. She asked me if I knew what my raise would be and I just told her the % but not the actual amount. Is that unnecessarily secretive? We’re in diff industries too.
Hi Guys, can anyone tell me when does a promotion take effect (officially) for PwC SDC Bangalore?
How much more expensive is it to live in SF than NYC? On my last round interview at a larger startup based in SF and trying to figure out what level of raise I would need to move.
Considering leaving hectic agency to an in house creative team at a relatively unknown tech startup. I’ll get a significant raise and a better work environment but still on the fence. Thoughts?
Folks, I have received an offer from TCS. But unfortunately due to offered less compensation & low designation as IT analyst, I did not join there. I informed same thing to HR before 15 days of my joining. Will TCS black list me for future openings ??? Yoe - 6.5 years Skills - oracle cloud
What expense have you gotten away with
Just received a text asking about layoffs in the Big 4 in tax. I don’t know of anything. Who is laying off tax talent right now?! Tax reform could happen again in literally a few months!
“Payments on federal student loans* have been on hold since March 2020, and the payment pause has been extended — for the last time — to January 31, 2022.” Sounds like Nelnet thinks they know the future…
Hi, I'm a fresher placed at EY. I willl be onboarding this month. I've head a lot about the bad work culture + the pay is minimum. I'm looking for reasons to stay, please help.
Gained the COVID -19 (really only 10 pounds) but need to lose between 15-25. Been counting calories and mild exercise but we are interested in trying fasting but know nothing. How do you do IF right? When do you eat vs fast and what are the time frames? Do you eat only certain things on some fasts? Help appreciated
Thanks to you 🐠 fam.. the lows were low, the highs are higher. I just got an offer at amazon as a PM-Tech. Really excited and looking forward to it.. comp details forthcoming. Cue exit music
Starting on Monday. Transactional. Super nervous and anxious. I’m considering doing two things: 1) keep an excel spreadsheet that has assignment due dates, client names, assigning partner, etc. and 2) keeping a hand written diary of mistakes that I make on various types of legal agreements, with the intention that I will check that diary for assignments to make sure I don’t repeat mistakes. Thoughts on this? Any tips, advice? Thanks!
Has anybody made the switch from Big 4 consulting to MBB? What was the interview process like, and how did you prepare?
My in-laws bought a Wyndham points time share. And of course they are regretting it now. Is there a way to get rid of it?
S2 right now. Planning to leave in spring 2023 and get MBA. If I still perform above average/well up until I leave for school - Could I push to get promoted to manager with the intention of leaving right after? I want to get the official title change as it may help with recruiting while in b school. I also am considering letting my immediate partner know this as soon as I get a high gmat score.
Anyone have the latest PwC comp grid?
I received an offer from one of the MBBs (Analyst position - banking benchmarks team). The offer briefly mentions that I'd receive performance bonus, but doesnt mention any range (% bracket). Nor does the compensation structure has any component of Performance Bonus (which is usually a part of TC) Should I ask the recruiter on this? What to do? Thanks in advance!
A lot of layoffs happening again. Any tips for a woman in her late 20’s looking to change careers or companies? What resources have been helpful, for you, as you have looked for new opportunities and advocated for your worth?
Have my final panel interview for a BizOp role in an hour. It’s in one of my favorite cities so wish me luck please! If you’re feeling extra generous feel free to drop your favorite go-to interview questions since I have to chat with 5 different people all back-to-back
Hi all,Anyone please provide me link/ interview question for etl testing.Also provide me the topic that I should go through.Kindly guide me.
Apologies if this has been asked already. I’m on a project with multiple locations - I’ll be based at one location but will need to make 2-3 day trips every other month to other sites. (Contd.)
Thoughts on the DHP (digital health plan) practice within Deloitte? Going through interview stages now. Any other practice areas I should be open to instead within HC?
Hey 🐠, quick resume question. @ what point in your career do you put experience before education? I am 4.5 years in, have significant experience but also have a recent masters degree (non MBA)
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