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sitting on an offer from chiat\day LA right now, decent salary for a mid level designer, but i know i can make a lot more being brand side at a tech company, talking to a few rn. i’m wondering if i should do it for the experience and networking? how’s chiat\day lately? ive been freelancing and was hoping a senior title will make me give up that lifestyle. eventually i want to work on sets and do more things in entertainment honestly

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If you’re hoping for more money on tech then apply to tech. Don’t pass an offer for work just because of hope. Work towards it. You never know who you gonna meet there.

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Tech pays more than advertising and work life balance is a lot better.

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Take the role. Then use the C/D name to help you catch the eyes of recruiters in tech companies. I know a few designers from C/D LA who went from there to Apple, FB, etc.

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This is the way. I’ve seen this before.

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