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Took a job with a 60% increase… and I dont like it.

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Bet you like that extra 60% TC much more than your minor net displeasure of this job compared to your last one though…

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Think this as your stepping stone for the next bump. Start looking for your next jump. I am sure you can ask for another raise if not 60%. Good luck

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This 1000%. Stick with it for at least 6 months, ideally a year if you can. It sucks, but you can't always anticipate these things. I'm in a very similar position, but I also work with others outside my department on little side projects and that helps to keep me feeling more fulfilled.

Bruh.. 60% increase? Learn to be self-entertaining. Pick up a hobby, ramp up your skills in other areas for that next jump.. also invest that 60%. Sometimes you just have to find “something” to like about the job. Doesn’t have to be all of it.

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Lol, exactly. 60% is life changing unless you just don’t really need to work.

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MY BIGGEST FEAR. Im assuming you went from consulting to industry, so as long as you aren’t working those good good 70 hours, isn’t it still a bit better?

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What don’t you like about it? How long have you been in the role?

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Omg contemplating the move too...but to the b4. Interested to hear more!

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