Good luck everyone! https://www.moneycontrol.com/europe/?url=https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/cognizant-says-revenue-will-decline-in-2023-to-lay-off-3500-employees-10523261.html/amp&classic=true
Pass Statewide anti-workplace bullying legislation
Attention workplace activists joining the rapidly growing movement to push for specific anti-general bullying laws at the State level. Here are some great resources for you all! Remember that much general bullying is not currently illegal UNLESS... — read more
BNFs vertical in for big hit - 25% redundancy estimated
BNFs vertical in for big hit - 25% redundancy estimated
Cognizant Layoffs 2023
Is there going to be any reorg or Cognizant layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Downsizing starts again
Downsizing starts again - Indication strong might start with ratings based ask to go process
Cognizant Rehire process
Hi I got terminated in the cognizant in India 2 years before. I got the last rating in the 3 months worked Last project and got the severance package in India. trying to join back in cognizant but heard the HR marked the rehire flag is No. Any... — read more
Toxic environment, toxic managers, toxic coworkers. Stay away if you can.
How does Cognizant treat employees from acquired companies?
I'm referring to smaller companies here, with only a few hundred employees, not major acquisitions? What are the chances we'll be here only for a year or two before being let go? I'm just trying to figure out how safe my future is here and if I need... — read more
Cognizant Layoffs 2022
If the market makes a turn soon, do you think there will be Cognizant layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Looking for a new job
I've been hitting a wall for the past few months in my job search. I only managed to land one interview and a lot of ghosting. I thought this was the best time to leave Cognizant considering the job market conditions but apparently, I was wrong. I... — read more
TheLayoff.com See alerts about threads you Follow Thread regarding HCSC (Health Care Service Corporation) layoffs B-ms! HCSC sold their TMG Health division to Cognizant. They still are all tied together and they are b-ms. They discriminated... — read more
I gave my 2-week notice yesterday. Coworkers made comments that I should “take it easy” and “enjoy the ride” for the remainder of my time. I took that to mean slack off. Unfortunately, I have too much integrity and value my work ethics to allow... — read more
What does the attrition rate of 21% tell you?
In the Jan to March quarter of the financial year 2021, the attrition rate at Cognizant is at an all time high, at 21%, which was 19% in the same quarter last year. Excerpt from the article:... — read more
2020 Bonuses are paid
Got the eletters and see the bonus amounts credited finally. Will attrition stay at same numbers or increase ?
Cognizant cuts salary of Apple workers in Austin
So, Cognizant now has the Apple contract in Austin. They told all the existing contract staff that the salaries would remain the same, and now are telling people that they are cutting them by 15%, and that Health Insurance will be more competitive... — read more
Will this stop?
Almost all the colleagues I enjoyed working with went to some other company. The best people are still leaving. I’m just worried about what all these changes will bring to this company. I understand that the best people are expensive for the company... — read more
Retention Fund - $30MN
Is it a bait to boot people out after they show offer letters? Source (Sidekick) : https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/cognizant-attrition-rate-up-1-2-lakh-employees-have-left-in-last-2-years/articleshow/80719442.cms — read more
Do you feel forced to leave?
At first I thought that I was exaggerating things and convinced myself that it wasn’t much better in other places either and that I wouldn’t be much happier somewhere else because there is hardly an ideal job where everything is great for an... — read more
Cognizant needs layoffs
There are so many areas that are bleeding money while contributing very little. Everybody knows this, yet nothing is being done about it. Instead, when there are layoffs, people with most experience who do the most around here are always among those... — read more
How’s situation out there at Cognizant?
I got an offer and HR offered SA role for a project with US based client. Wondering whether I join this or any other permanent role (they offer less of course). Please advise
Cognizant Layoffs 2021
If the economy turns around, do you anticipate any Cognizant Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
Who else is worried about more layoffs?
These mass lay-offs are putting fear into junior employees...
Vinod AJ lost his job in August as a software engineer earning about Rs90k a month with #Cognizant. “The fear factor is everywhere,” said Mr Vinod, speaking from #Chennai, where he lives with his wife and two-year-old daughter. For 13 years, he has... — read more
Promotion Cycle and Merit increases
What’s the new initiative at Cognizant by the name Merit Increase? Is that an eye wash for the non-promotees? They also said there will be more promotions than last few years.
Cognizant Selling off its employees to the clients !
In the name of Business continuity, Cognizant Management keeping their sanity aside, trading their Onsite employees with Client for more offshoring with better rate. This is utter shameful act of NDA breach. Yet, the Managers chants the B.S. -... — read more
Those who are wondering what’s the severance package that cognizant offering
Hi Guys, Hope this will help at least some of you.. GCholder worked with CTS for 1year ..got 4th rating for 4 months of performance (not sure what basis I got this) terminated from a billable project. They are offering 8 weeks of pay along with 4... — read more
Cognizant green card station for h1b
Many Accenture wipro Infosys folks at end of 6 years h1b will join Cognizant for the sake of green card .Cognizant will shamelessly hire them with six digit salary and will lay off senior Cognizant employees .
I am writing post because I am feeling victims and no one listening the things. I had join Cognizant 3 years back and in first 2 years as manger I had got bucket 2. After that my H1b visa approve I had changed project. After 2 months worked in... — read more
Any layoff in JPMC account?
I am in JPMC account with AWM LOB. I am hearing many Full time employees in CCB and CB have been given 45 notices. Is there any news if the are touching contractors?
Upper management and EB1 green card
Upper management comes to onsite on h1b/L1 file the green card on EB1 .within a year gets green card and then leave the company . To go on the top ladder of the management you should be relative of some manager or HR .They used all loop holes in the... — read more
Managers getting perks
Most of the managers gets perks from third party vendors and they layoff the internal staff.All projects will be handled by third party vendors.Its happening across all cognizant.
Fake Performance Reviews
Cognizant terms massive layoffs as 'performance management' Amidst a furore over mass layoffs at its offices in India, Cognizant said it was undertaking normal performance management and refuted the job cut numbers being reported. IT services... — read more
Cognizant plicy:Hire Tom d--k harry ,file their green card and flood the gate with GC's
Cognizant should rethink their GC policy that is prima reason for layoffs and flodding of the GC in the market
Cognizant managers skillset is zero
Why Cognizant I's entertaining managers . irrespective of their bucket they should be laid off .what value there are adding ?
Our team is less focus on client work now and more focused on getting in touch with cognizant managers to find out about future growth and some even started applyin.
Impacts happening due to situation with covid & ransome
Seems like H1-b pressure is building and it is becoming difficult to justify and accommodate especially with corona and the computer attack.
Layoffs are beginning! Heard this week and next week.
Cognizant has started the process to Cutdown US employees, can’t share for certain how many folks got impacted but folks with “Meets some expectation” have been letgo from my team. Not sure any h1b got impacted.