Hey fishes ,
Got an offer from Amazon as a Business Analyst .
Offer details :
Fixed : 14 LPA
JB : 2 LPA
2nd JB : 2.25 LPA
RSU : 6
Current details :
Company : ZS
YoE : 1.6
CTC : 12 LPA
Tech Stack : Tableau SQL
Please guide on next steps.
When do you draw the line between a friendly colleague and a guy who is attracted? I have this colleague who says that he'd like to get to know me. He's been asking questions about my life outside work, and seems more keen to discuss these topics over work related topics. Like holidays, do I have kids.... Why do I feel uncomfortable? By the way, he's married 🤔
DM me if anybody want to file ITR for last year, I will help you get good refund amount for whatever tax paid or deducted from salary during the financial year.
What should I expect for a base salary + bonus as a pre-sales SE at Dell Technologies? I currently have 6 years of experience as an SE at a competitor and am located in Boston.
What is the average hike for a product manager at reliance jio platforms Ltd ? I found it as a max of 5 percent irrespective of performance mentioned on Glassdoor!
Does anyone think that UK Consulting significantly differs from US Consulting? For instance, there seems to be far less emphasis on an MBA in the UK for career progression
I will be joining soon in IBM & wanted to know if passport is really a required mandate document before onboarding?
This concern is because I have some issue with my permanent and residential location & won't be able to get a passport before DOJ.
Any leads/comments appreciated.
Is it normal for landlords to put “giving up right to trial by jury and counterclaim” in my rental lease?
Fishes, EY India - Business Consulting role (SCNO) vs PWC Acceleration center role (Supply Chain) ?
EY India - 19 fixed + Variable
PWC AC - 23 fixed + Variable
I honestly feel like I'm going crack. I just started IB about half a year ago, and I can tell a lot of the stress that makes it unbearable is linked to being WFH.
I'm trying to hang on until we return to the office but it feels so far away (I'm not in the US, so it'll be much longer)
I'm stressing about how much we are spending on our wedding. How many people did you have and how much was it? (Not including honeymoon or bachelor/bachelorette parties)
Hello! Anyone here have experience (good or bad) with the website rare carat? My understanding is that they are basically the middle person between the diamond wholesaler and the consumer. My bf and I went to a local jeweler a few weeks ago to start the process of finding an engagement ring and the guy was great. But after doing some research, he was very overpriced to what I’m seeing online. They do price match, so we are keeping him in mind, but just wanting to explore all options (cont)
I love my job, the company and people I work alongside. But recently I've come to the realization that maybe there's something out there that's even better for me. But here's my problem...
my powerpoint KEEPS CRASHING. it is so frustrating!!! i’m tried restarting the app, my computer - the control panel right click “change” trick ….. every time, it starts acting up again. i’ve lost so much work, time and energy fighting with my computer! please send your best tips!!
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I’ve always filed a notice of intent
Some local rules might require it. I believe the District of Delaware has such a local rule, for example.
I’ve never done this and some local rules explicitly prohibit it.
Check local rules—sometimes they have to be filed, sometimes they don’t. Ask OC for the rule citation, better yet lol
Check the local rules. If it’s not required and they still insist, either ignore them or tell them they’re more than welcome to do a notice of filing your notice if it bothers them that much. They on the defense side?
If it did change, we missed the memo because we severed a handful of these last week and o/c didn’t say anything.
I only do this in state court.
Check Local Rules. Know some districts that prohibit it and will strike it from the docket.
It depends on the court.
May depend on the state/court. In FL, we filed the notice of intent in both state and federal court. A firm I worked with in GA didn’t do it for either tho.
We don’t do this in WA FWIW