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Currently a consultant and looking to exit opps as a product manager for a startup. What should my salary expectations be? I feel like I'm going to have to take a pay cut for the long term experience.

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By definitions startups are idiosyncratic and unique cases; I know folks who left for 120-140 and a share package that made them millionaires 4 years later; and some who left for 200K and zero share

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@ AT -- were their backgrounds in strategy or mainly in tech?

Retail. No tech

Is retail consulting --> PM the norm? I thought tech would be more relevant?

D1 - Well retail/ecommerce tech startups are a big trend

What size startup did you join? Interested in product role or product marketing role, trying to understand how to move from strategy and operations

What are your qualifications

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