Click here to Skip to main content
15,065,914 members

Welcome to the Lounge

   

For discussing anything related to a software developer's life but is not for programming questions. Got a programming question?

The Lounge is rated Safe For Work. If you're about to post something inappropriate for a shared office environment, then don't post it. No ads, no abuse, and no programming questions. Trolling, (political, climate, religious or whatever) will result in your account being removed.

 
JokeThe pen and the sword Pin
Ravi Bhavnani12-May-12 14:09
professionalRavi Bhavnani12-May-12 14:09 
JokeRe: The pen and the sword PinPopular
Sander Rossel12-May-12 21:41
professionalSander Rossel12-May-12 21:41 
QuestionCareer dilemma! Pin
Member 839842712-May-12 10:37
MemberMember 839842712-May-12 10:37 
AnswerRe: Career dilemma! Pin
OriginalGriff12-May-12 10:49
mveOriginalGriff12-May-12 10:49 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Member 839842712-May-12 11:07
MemberMember 839842712-May-12 11:07 
AnswerRe: Career dilemma! PinPopular
Blue Gene Q12-May-12 11:00
MemberBlue Gene Q12-May-12 11:00 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Member 839842712-May-12 11:08
MemberMember 839842712-May-12 11:08 
AnswerRe: Career dilemma! Pin
killabyte12-May-12 11:35
Memberkillabyte12-May-12 11:35 
Member 8398427 wrote:
Is it really true that the so called 'desi' Indian companies exploit employees
and make them work overtime?


every company does this... if i cant make $2 for every $1 i pay an employee i aint guna hire.


Member 8398427 wrote:
Is it really worth spending several years in a software development (coding,
testing, etc.) role?


If your a coder through in through then hell yes, if you want to be a manager then i am sure if you make the right noises the path will unfold before you as seen below

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/69/Z%C3%BCrich_-_Kunsthaus_-_Rodin%27s_H%C3%B6llentor_IMG_7384_ShiftN.jpg[^]
AnswerRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Keith Barrow12-May-12 12:20
professionalKeith Barrow12-May-12 12:20 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Member 839842712-May-12 12:50
MemberMember 839842712-May-12 12:50 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Keith Barrow13-May-12 9:26
professionalKeith Barrow13-May-12 9:26 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Mycroft Holmes12-May-12 12:57
professionalMycroft Holmes12-May-12 12:57 
JokeRe: Career dilemma! Pin
AspDotNetDev12-May-12 13:16
protectorAspDotNetDev12-May-12 13:16 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Vikram A Punathambekar12-May-12 17:53
MemberVikram A Punathambekar12-May-12 17:53 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Keith Barrow13-May-12 9:36
professionalKeith Barrow13-May-12 9:36 
AnswerRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Dr.Walt Fair, PE12-May-12 14:01
professionalDr.Walt Fair, PE12-May-12 14:01 
GeneralRe: Career dilemma! Pin
Member 839842713-May-12 4:00
MemberMember 839842713-May-12 4:00 
GeneralA moment's peace Pin
chriselst12-May-12 10:34
Memberchriselst12-May-12 10:34 
GeneralRe: A moment's peace Pin
DaveAuld13-May-12 0:16
professionalDaveAuld13-May-12 0:16 
GeneralRe: A moment's peace Pin
GenJerDan13-May-12 2:50
MemberGenJerDan13-May-12 2:50 
GeneralRe: A moment's peace Pin
chriselst14-May-12 0:22
Memberchriselst14-May-12 0:22 
GeneralRe: A moment's peace Pin
Gary R. Wheeler13-May-12 4:04
MemberGary R. Wheeler13-May-12 4:04 
GeneralRe: A moment's peace Pin
Slacker00714-May-12 0:21
professionalSlacker00714-May-12 0:21 
GeneralAre there any British superheroes? Pin
CDP180212-May-12 6:33
MemberCDP180212-May-12 6:33 
GeneralRe: Are there any British superheroes? Pin
Espen Harlinn12-May-12 7:10
mvaEspen Harlinn12-May-12 7:10 

General General    News News    Suggestion Suggestion    Question Question    Bug Bug    Answer Answer    Joke Joke    Praise Praise    Rant Rant    Admin Admin   

Use Ctrl+Left/Right to switch messages, Ctrl+Up/Down to switch threads, Ctrl+Shift+Left/Right to switch pages.