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Should You Leave a Big Company for a Startup?

The fact that you’re considering joining one is a sign that change is needed

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“I can’t make as much money at a startup.”

“I’ll leave after I become a Director, or maybe after I’m a VP.”

“Startups are inherently risky. Don’t most fail?”

“It’s the ‘dream’ to work at my company. What would my friends and colleagues think?

Some additional considerations



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Kat Orekhova

Co-Founder and CEO at Vareto. Former Head of Product at Ironclad and ex-Facebook. Angel investor. I love people, mountains, and food.