Lastly, long after you leave a prestigious company, you can still say that you once worked there, which forever will shine brightly as part of your professional experience. This, of course, in addition to the things you learned and the people you met who, hopefully, are still part of your professional network.
In closing, companies big and small, known and less known, have their advantages and disadvantages. This blog has described a big advantage of working for a well known and respected company. At the end of the day, the trick for you is to find the company that’s right for you, where you can learn, where you can excel, and that feels like home.
If you have any questions about your career in IT, please email me at
eric@ManagerMechanics.com or find me on Twitter at @EricPBloom.
Until next time, work hard, work smart, and continue to grow.
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