Category «Money Matters»

Starbucks Economics

I am not a big Starbucks fan but today afternoon I was a little bored and I thought I would go for a walk and have a coffee at Starbucks on the way. I had a Chai Tea Latte and including the tip the total came around to $4. I found it a little bit …

Infosys directors get 81% hike

As I wrote recently, Infosys is very concerned about the increasing salaries of its mid-level employees. But an article in IndiaTimes reports that: The directors of the country’s second largest IT company, Infosys, saw an 81 per cent jump in their cash compensation in the fiscal year 2007-08. According to the company’s annual report, the …

Tech Pay At An All-Time High

Here is something thats very interesting. While there is a lot of clamoring everywhere regarding H1-B system bringing down the pay scale for tech employees, a study found out that the pay for technology professionals are approaching an all-time high. Based on data compiled from 75 Yoh field offices and 5,000 technology professionals contracted in …