Do you choose the higher paying job that's less aligned with your career track, or the lower paying job more aligned with your career track?

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Are you young? Take the experience. Are you old and over it? Take the money.

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You're a Freelancer. Take both 🤘

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Agree with AD1. When you're young, it's all about building your book. As you get to CD and beyond, it's gotta be about the money too. This business has a short runway.

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Dealing with that right now. Have an offer with a 24% raise (plus sign on and downstream 15% bonus) that would put me at the top of my age bracket for income. It's not the most exciting work and def less well known brand, but it's the money that really makes it attractive. Conflicted.

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Keep to your career path. Riches follow fame.

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Less money now, more money later

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