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I applied for a position on the vendor side, with a team I currently work with (I’m agency). I have a friendly relationship with the team lead but wondering if it’s appropriate to tell him I did it

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I wouldn’t. It’s an application, not a second-round interview or informal meeting. If you’re concerned the vendor is going to run it back to your lead, probably not the best environment anyway.

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Also look at your contract for non- competes!!!

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I believe he’d be discreet, but is it a bad look??

Is the team lead you are referencing on the vendor side? If so, yes! He/she could put in a good word for you. It’s all about relationships.

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