Best tech strat/planning departments? (or creative agency unicorns that have solid pay and balance?)

I can’t take it anymore — horribly underpaid and overworked, sick of the holding company bullshit, mental health is suffering.

I don’t want to give up on strategy but I can’t keep waiting around for my company (and the agency world) to change. Where do I go ?

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All tech. Signing bonus, stock, annual bonus. Have friends at Facebook and TikTok, making $135-174k base salary, $30k signing bonus, 10% performance bonus and $125-150k stock which vest in four years but you can cash out 25% annually. These are friends with 5-7 years of marketing

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Wow! What department are they in?

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Sounds you got experience so 80k is def too low. Shoot for 100

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***for context - I just became a strategist and am making 75

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Do it!! Worst thing they can say is no, shoot your shot. And especially at a time when so many companies are facing a strategy talent deficit

Please don’t work at Facebook or any other company with no backbone or morals.

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Totally. Couldn’t do Facebook or Amazon.

Lord. This sounds like I could have written this. Good luck and lmk if you find this.

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What level of pay are you looking for? And where are you located? My company is hiring and I try my best to create an equitable and balanced work environment for my team.

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Good luck!

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Come to WE Communications. We specialize in tech, are independent, and have some of the smartest minds around.

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Sounds like you really like WE. What’s the culture like and how about sr leadership and overall energy of the agency? Curious.

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