Could you easily find another job after working for FAANG? Any stories?

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My buddy went from F to one of the As.

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interesting! do you think it would be difficult to find a similar job somewhere not as high as pay but still pretty good?

Every time I look outside of FAANG I see less pay for more work that might--MIGHT--be more creative but usually isn't.

Gilded cage.

But fwiw I have recruiters for nonfaang inhouse and agencies in my inbox weekly. None of them pay enough tho. Trouble with FAANG isn't finding more work, it's finding work that compensates as well for such little effort.

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As a brand designer with FAANG experience you definitely can consult and freelance for all sorts of companies/shops! The experience will dazzle most prospective clients. People treat FAANG like the ivy leagues (and they're just as bullshit)

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