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Client offering you a job can be one of the best endorsements a consultant can have. If I decide not to take the offer and stick to Consulting, will my org leadership appreciate me more if (Contd.)

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No, it is pretty normal. I told my leadership that my clients offered me a job and they said, “Good, that means you are doing your job well. Every consultant worth their salt should be having their client trying to poach them.” They will definitely not panic...

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Yeah, I was underwhelmed by that reply too. 😩😩😩

No change in how you are treated. Slightly impressed for one week...

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I would definitely mention it, have been in similar situations, also where the client talked to my leadership about offering me a job without me knowing. When I told my partner I wouldn’t leave any time soon it had a nice impact on my raise 🙂

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That’s interesting. Thanks for sharing.

I tell them that it happened, or will they not care, or will they panic and roll me off to avoid having me jump ship?

I would bring it up casually or in a joking way (if you decide not to take it)

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