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Got a great offer at another consulting firm but worried about prospect of getting laid off after joining given current climate. Thoughts?

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I feel like the newest joiners would be first to be laid off

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Not necessarily. The lowest performing go first.

Consider pushing the start date maybe

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Is the offer still valid considering the current climate?

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Congratulations but it’s kinda hard to predict the future rn. I wouldn’t make big life changes at this point of time

Nonetheless it’s a test of high risk, high reward. Are you willing to take the risk?

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