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I have a final round interview for a business strategy manager role at a smaller company in a not very glamorous industry and I think I will likely get the job. The job is a great stepping stone and better pay but I’ve been at KPMG all my career so far (6 years) and I’m scared of making a move especially to a much less known company. Any thoughts or words of wisdom on this?

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Does the company have a bad reputation? I don’t think your focus should be on the size or how well known the company is. Just like you mentioned, focus on how great the opportunity will be for you. Also, you’re getting paid more!

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+ focus on the team/people and the growth opps. Will you enjoy working there? Will they invest in developing you professionally? And are the exit opps okay / good?

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How’s the money? Were you kpmg strategy? Can new firm match pay or go above?

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