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Anyone else feel like as you move up, you have to work even harder to justify your value to your company as you grow “out of the weeds”? Especially with the fear of layoffs looming over everyone’s heads.

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Yeah. The need to justify your salary and the need to bring in revenue definitely increase a lot.

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Yep. It keeps me from fully focusing on where I can add most value. And it’s not even agency pressure it’s just pressure inside my head.

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I’ve never moved up sooooooooooooo no and yes.

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Constantly. And that my comp has flattened. To many ‘free title adjustments’.

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Yes. It's true. "with great power comes great responsibility." (Ie pressure)

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Yes. Constantly.

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Yes. That’s the whole point of being paid the big bucks

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One step up and one step closer to the door on the way out.

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Welcome to the real world. If you are VP you should work harder and better

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