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re: Left Hand Probs - lilsnappa
[quote]If I have ONE MORE old guy tell me that I'm standing on the wrong side of the ball, I'm gonna have to replace a 9 iron shaft ??#lefthandprobs End rant[/quote] word....
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]This is good news and all - don't get me wrong, but the fact that THIS could be deemed "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" is one of the saddest statements ever.[/quote] I kind of agree. BUT it's not O&G or tourism related... LED wants t...
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re: Huge Economic Development Announcement for NOLA - lilsnappa
Here's the official statement from DXC: [link=(http://www.dxc.technology/newsroom/press_releases/143626dxc_technology_announces_plans_to_establish_digital_transformation_center_in_new_orleans?utm_campaign=social_20171114_74714927&adbid=6336178303010959360&adbpl=li&adbpr=16198010)]LINK[/link] [quo...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[link=(http://www.dxc.technology/newsroom/press_releases/143626dxc_technology_announces_plans_to_establish_digital_transformation_center_in_new_orleans?utm_campaign=social_20171114_74714927&adbid=6336178303010959360&adbpl=li&adbpr=16198010)]DXC official statement[/link] [quote]DXC’s partnership w...
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re: It’s AT&T Lily NSFW - lilsnappa
This chick and Mo Isom have a very similar look. ...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]I hope that the pessimistic are wrong, but sure as hell won't be wearing my shocked expression if they're right.[/quote] :kige:...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote] Ha - at least give the the 6 months before declaring it a failure[/quote] Its not the announcement (it has the potential to be good for the state), it's the attitude in the responses. The state needs economic diversification, it cannot improve itself with a foundation of tourism and O...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]quote: If they're looking for office work, i know a startup in the CBD that's hiring tons of developers What’s the startup[/quote] Lucid? ...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
After participating in this thread all day, I now understand why Louisiana can't have nice things....
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote] It is a new company combining the businesses a very large company elected to exit.[/quote] As did GE & EDS before it. ...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
It is not a startup, it's a merger of 2 established multi-billion dollar global companies. It is a dinosaur in the industry with a new name. ...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
If you think this company was created for this incentive you're Way way off. It's a $25B company with 170k employees (plus a ton of contractors) These 2000 jobs are a tiny part of their overall strategy. Its a big deal to Louisiana, not to DXC. ...
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re: Tech Company Coming to New Orleans - lilsnappa
[quote]Wait DXC is the company?[/quote] Yup, dicks. dicks is coming to nola....
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]The company's website outlines their verticals; I think a couple of these will become very compelling w the NOLA location (healthcare in particular). More interesting will be the "transformation" methodology as it relates to delivery and deployment. The cross-functional capability development...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]Budge[/quote] [quote]It isn't onshoring, BPO relocation, nearshoring, or H1B-related. It's broad, and transformative in approach not only in tactics but also structure, particularly as it relates to the strategic execution with higher education partners. [/quote] Any idea what bus...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]Are they going to move India to the work or actually develop local talent? Louisiana desperately needs the latter.[/quote] How are you going to develop local talent without doing the former? And for the record, I do not believe this will be made up if temporary H1Bs (there will h...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]A few of my clients outsource to DXC (and HP before). The language barrier and time difference between US and India make projects with them a pain in the ass.[/quote] Which is why they are beginning to 'onshore' alot of their work back to the states in low(er) cost locations. Moving wo...
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re: JBE: "one of the most significant economic development announcements in Louisiana history" - lilsnappa
[quote]little do they know...CanShakersDecayedNut & lilsnappa cubes are right next to each other at DXC headquarters....[/quote] No cubicles, DXC believes in the open office environment... :doublebird:...
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re: Tech Company Coming to New Orleans - lilsnappa
This is not HP. This a former business unit of HP that was spun off and merged with CSC (Computer Science Corp.) The new entity is called DXC. It is now a ~$25B global IT outsourcing firm. They provide IT services (help desk/app & software development/ cyber security) to most of the largest c...
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