I've always believed that your job security was about producing decent work (doesn't have to be perfect) but more importantly having/ brining in business. Does anyone else agree with me?

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Bringing in business is the most important and sometimes that is still not enough to keep you safe.

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I don’t necessarily disagree, but I saw a TikTok last night that said the number one predictor of job security and promotion was just if your bosses like you personally.

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Work product and revenue are both highly important, but there’s also a personality component that goes into it as well. I’ve seen people let go because none of the partners could stand the twerp.

1. Business 2. Billables/realiZation 3. Work product. Need 2 of 3 to keep the job. Sometimes maybe just one if it’s really strong

I’m more curious about how many disagree!

It depends where you are. If you’re in a super busy department where there’s more work than people to do it, you don’t need to bring in more business to be secure so long as you’re doing a good job servicing the existing clients. But of course bringing in business can only help you.

Best thing you can do.

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