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4 Major Benefits (and 4 Major Downsides) of Working for a Startup

Working for a startup can be pretty awesome. Think: flex schedules, lots of responsibility, and tons of opportunities for advancement. But, it can be not-so-awesome as well. Think: crazy hours, job uncertainty, and an unclear structure.

If you’re trying to decide whether or not to make the leap, check out the infographic below, which lists the top pros and cons based on conversations with 150 startup employees. Still not sure? Read more about the difference between corporate and startup jobs, or check out profiles of both startups and large companies to see which is right for you.

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