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Turned down job at a company1, then my other offer fell through at company2. Now I want to contact company1 about a different position they just posted. I was cordial when I turned it down. Bad idea?

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“ I loved the team and direction of the company, but didn’t feel the last role was the right fit for me. However, I’m excited to see that you’ve opened a new one that I think would be a great fit” something like that

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Whatcha got to lose?

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Depends on how you turned them down I guess. If they really wanted you and didn't burn any bridges, they won't care

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No, just have a good reason as to why the other position wasn’t right for you but this one is. The worst is they say ‘no'

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