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by effdee
Wed Dec 22, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Alternative Careers
Topic: CS career megathread / AMA
Replies: 398
Views: 111080

Re: CS career megathread / AMA

create a fake offer letter from a different company but having the same terms, then you can share it freely because it's not confidential
by effdee
Tue Dec 21, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Alternative Careers
Topic: CS career megathread / AMA
Replies: 398
Views: 111080

Re: CS career megathread / AMA

whether you have some confidentiality obligation to the new employer is going to depend on what the letter says and what you agreed to re confidentiality. i very much doubt there's a blanket rule saying offer letters can't be confidential or w/e old employer could try to fuck with you by calling new...
by effdee
Tue Dec 21, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Alternative Careers
Topic: CS career megathread / AMA
Replies: 398
Views: 111080

Re: CS career megathread / AMA

get the counter and then take it to the new company for a higher starting salary
by effdee
Thu Dec 16, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Lateral Moves
Topic: Fourth Interview over three and half months
Replies: 14
Views: 743

Re: Fourth Interview over three and half months

you should just become an expert witness imo
by effdee
Thu Dec 16, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Lateral Moves
Topic: Fourth Interview over three and half months
Replies: 14
Views: 743

Re: Fourth Interview over three and half months

if i were them i would probably be wondering why you want to work at a law firm rather than in-house and maybe thinking that your tenure at the firm would be a short hop to a new in house job just a random guess having no experience in your field but in my experience working at small firms that is o...
by effdee
Tue Dec 14, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Alternative Careers
Topic: CS career megathread / AMA
Replies: 398
Views: 111080

Re: CS career megathread / AMA

a client semi-jokingly offered to hire me in an architect role. should i go for it
by effdee
Wed Dec 08, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Alternative Careers
Topic: CS career megathread / AMA
Replies: 398
Views: 111080

Re: CS career megathread / AMA

app wrote:
Wed Dec 08, 2021 6:09 pm
accepted offer. plan to join fb early next year.

i've heard a good deal about their cafes and free food, but it looks like it may not be open during the shutdown.
maybe they're moving it to VR