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Opportunity & Toolkit
Enhances your toolkit
Offers challenges, opportunities to learn
Gives access to good mentors & a network
Opens new avenues in the future
Novelty: new domain / technology / vertical / market
Title: org hierarchy position, competition
Role: Influence v/s Authority, Leadership
* Opt for a rationalized, industry-wide title
* Novelty alone shouldn’t be a driver
* Don’t overrate future prospects when starting your career
|Goals & Passion|
Makes best use of your passion
Gets you a step closer to a future goal
Aligns with personal interests (travel, people, wealth)
Gives a meaning, purpose to your life
Leaving your comfort zone?
Chances of failing in the new role?
Relocating to a new country/city?
Could this be short-term? Changing jobs too often?
Is your gut sounding an alarm?
* Answering No means low risk, high score
** Taking no action also has its own risk
Fixed & Variable pay
Salary components, Tax benefits
Annual Bonus, Profit-sharing
Take-home salary, savings
Eligibility for next appraisal cycle
Reimbursements: telecom, fuel, gym, etc.
Insurance & Medical coverage for self/family
Loans, Child care/education, Discounts, etc.
Does the organization value people?
Hires for the long-run, recognizes & invests in people
Promotes education, training, conferences
Fits your personality, aligns with your values
Organization vision, mission, values, ethics
Work hours, timezone, daily commute
Flexible hours, working remotely
Away from home: travel, relocation
Work pressure, Time-off
|Industry & Brand|
Positive outlook for the market/sector
Dynamic, recognized brand, leader / growing market share
Stability, Risk, Recession sensitive, layoffs