Should I switch teams? Director is offering to move me to another product. It has about 2x the ARR, and I’d be working more closely with an experienced PM. I’d also get to talk to big customers, which I don’t currently do. On my current team I’m the only PM, which is a nice level of autonomy on the day-to-day. It’s also fairly “relaxed”- not a ton of regular visibility from management tbh. Is it a no-brainer to make the switch? What are some considerations you’d think about? APM with 1.5 YOE.

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If the Director is offering to move, I would take the opportunity. It shows you are a team player and if you do well, it will go a long way towards career growth. It’s also just great for experience and additional material for your resume/interviews.

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It depends. What are your reasons for turning it down? If after hearing your Director’s reasons you should take it, you feel like you should still stay, you better have strong counter arguments.

Did they have reasons why you should stay? Autonomy doesn’t tell us if you’re doing good job or not in your current role.

Flexibility and taking on whatever’s offered have helped me enormously in my career and meant that periods of unemployment from layoffs don’t last more than a few months. Each product has enriched my knowledge and understanding of product, business, customers and market. My advice is go for it.

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Great point about learning new things. Thanks

Go for it!

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Make the switch. The fact the Director is offering means they have confidence in you and want you to stay with the company. As a PM, you always want to be working with products that have the highest visibility in the company and in the market. It will mean more work and more initiative will be required from you.

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