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How bad is it to go work at your client?

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It's expected

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Bad? Good partners/execs encourage it as it can bolster the relationship. I recognize we have non-competes in our SOWs but I’ve seen leadership often make an exception. Source: this happened to me and multiple colleagues

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Yeah more often than not leadership realizes it’s a much better outcome for the firm to lose some random junior staffer than risk losing the client by trying to enforce a non-compete.

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That's the dream isn't it?

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