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Said no to Apple to join consulting. Been a year now and I keep thinking how life would've been, if I chose the other way.

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Not a fool. Consulting is an invaluable experience you can’t get anywhere. You can always go into industry later

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That’ll be me finally joining industry at 62 after consulting

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You can still join Apple, maybe for a better role and higher level.

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Feel free to dm me your resume and a link to a job youre interested in

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Just turned down google for a tier 3 tech because I felt a lot more supported by the HM, I constantly question it every day since. But tbh I read this today and it might help? Just sharing, you're not alone. You can always go back to Apple if you truly hate consulting

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Wow really love this

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The grass is always greener.

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That’ll happen any time you make a big life decision. Always the what ifs, but you can’t change the past so no use overthinking it. Be proud of the path you’ve taken and how it’s shaped you. Focus on the steps you’re going to take next, not ones you could have taken previously.

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Apple hires a lot of consultants. You can always pivot after a couple of years in consulting. My colleague came here from Kearney, and I joined from a much less-regarded brand.

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Can I get a referral please??

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bro you dun goofed

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Without knowing what role it was at Apple and what firm/practice you are currently in, cool story?

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Genius Bar

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I wanna join Apple so bad

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Same. Said yes to FB and turned down consulting. Constantly wonder the same too

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u made a smart choice

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are you me? I did the same. apple has horrible culture, which is why I turned it down! You made the right choice by initially going with your gut

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Weird. The only time I encountered that was because the person couldn’t move for one reason or other

What firm?

lol

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I did this but it was a role I didn’t really want to do and completely unrelated to current job

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