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|Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Blessynene(f): 2:41am On Nov 25, 2020|
So I got two Job offers within one month, with a big and smaller organization but both salaries are the same.
I accepted both but started with the bigger organization, and in less than two weeks am almost breaking down from stress. The workloads and deadlines are unbearable though you will grow career wise.
Now the offer for the smaller organization is still open and am tempted to resign from this one because of the workload and take up the less stressful job.
Please I need urgent answers so I don't make any huge career mistake. Thank you my fellow nairalanders
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by duduade: 3:15am On Nov 25, 2020|
When you were chasing the two
Did u tell us
When you were offered the two
Did u tell us
When you accepted the two
Did you tell us
You have been making your decisions, so continue to do them abeg. You know what you want. So stop seeking validation here
...I am here laughing in Spanish.. Kee yaselves..
To all those who quoted me and said I was being childish.. I am sure most of you have gone to the OP DM to plead with her to link you all up.. I perfectly do understand and that's not a bad thing.
What I was emphasizing indirectly on my initial post was being GREEDY for holding on to two job offers... There are many people looking for jobs out there.. At least one more random person somewhere would have been happy having that second job. You should have worked hard to get to were you are, I commend you but remember this life doesn't revolve around you.
I will repeat it again to the OP.. You had being make your decisions yourself LONG before now. You don't need to come here to seek validation.. Do what suits you...
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by menix(m): 3:22am On Nov 25, 2020|
Dude u certainly deserve a crate of chilled Heineken..
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Freestainworld(m): 4:07am On Nov 25, 2020|
Nigerians don't want stress, but they want money, how can money come without stress at least at the starting point of every career or business.
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by JChase(f): 5:51am On Nov 25, 2020|
duduade:Ur reply reeks of a childish,immature mindset.Must he or she post everything about her life b4 u can offer ur advice,if only u have one.?
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Patdedon(m): 6:18am On Nov 25, 2020|
Follow your heart.
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Octopusbottle(m): 6:21am On Nov 25, 2020|
Bro do whatever makes u happy,Most of this big organization we see today many of them na yeast dey inside ,dey just big for nothing.
They will use every last Kobo dey pay u and even use ur own Kobo join.....
My advice is mingle with someone the staff of this big organization and find out their policies,how dey treat staff and confirmation process.If the plaz no dey favorable my gee leave dere Make You No Go Make The Kind Mistake that I wasted 2yrs working for one yeye organization...
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by At10tion: 6:21am On Nov 25, 2020|
Blessynene:lolz. Very funny.
What's makes you go for the one in the big organization.
Certainly not the money!
I'm sure it's career growth and all the "efficies" that comes with it.
So you should stick to it.
No pain No gain.
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Nukilia: 7:41am On Nov 25, 2020|
Greedy people all over the cuntry! Do one job and allow your fellow brother get opportunity to chop! If you quench now you go lose both jobs #BeWise
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by lequama10: 8:26am On Nov 25, 2020|
JChase:brother always read and understand before you comment, now relax and try read what he wrote once again, hopefully you get it this time..
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by IMASTEX: 1:28pm On Nov 25, 2020|
You have already advised yourself, either you embrace the stress & grow or reduce the stress and accept the career advancement.
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by ILoveDemMANNA: 1:29pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Blessynene:First @the bolded, you never knew the workload of first job will be so stressful before you started,
So why are you so sure that the second job won't be so stressful also,
Cos I believe workload in a smaller organizations could be even more stressful than big companies.
If you think you can grow as you go on the first job, and build your career, please keep working there and keep the job.
But at the end of it all, the final decision is up to you.
All the best Blessyn.
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by PataAlhaja(m): 1:29pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Resign and pick up the other job.
Don't come and go and kill yourself for another man's business.
But how are you sure the other job ain't gonna be as stressful as this?
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by juniormod: 1:29pm On Nov 25, 2020|
This life no balance, as I don dey cry for here for months yet no work, not even the least, yet my fellow Don grab two already.
Meanwhile... I still dey push
No rest until man pikin get work, I've got to prepare for resumption Sha.
I don't know how I will pay this semester's 30k school fee, but I believe a helper will locate me here someday, if you are the one, please quote me, I believe we have millionaires here
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by echelonfashion(m): 1:29pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Just like a marriage scenario:
A lady wants to be a professional singer in yrs time.
She's in a relationship with Michael Jackson and Mike Tyson.
If she agreed to marry Michael Jackson, her musical career is a Goal. But Tyson is wired differently.
A word is enough...
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by GIANTPLUSHUB: 1:29pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Funny comments up there. I wish you the very best in whatever decision you finally decide to take.
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Neimar: 1:30pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Ifunanya report to my desk immediately
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by pickatyou2: 1:30pm On Nov 25, 2020|
My dear it's always like that on a new job u will get use to the stress.
Focus on growing your career since u have a key role to play.
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by BigDick70inch(m): 1:30pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Dis life sha..
Am here praying to get jux one job..but u there getting confused between picking two..
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by ILoveDemMANNA: 1:30pm On Nov 25, 2020|
duduade:Shut up if you have nothing reasonable to type.
It is your type that makes this forum annoying.
No member in Quora will ever give a reply like this to another member's travail.
They rather read and pass if they have nothing to offer to the topic.
Annoying Nairaland kids everywhere.
See his siblings liking and sharing the trash he posted.
Birds of a feather!
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by nairalee(m): 1:31pm On Nov 25, 2020|
The answer is simple but in the form of a question
Do you wanna be a big fish in a small pond
Small fish in a big pond?
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Queenoffucks(f): 1:32pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Fvck the bigger one
Get your orgasm from the smaller one
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Lexusgs430: 1:33pm On Nov 25, 2020|
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Ahmad62(m): 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Trust your instincts... No one will do the job for you
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by nazablossom(f): 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Stick with the first one and direct the second one to my side
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Olayetan(m): 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Since the bigger one will build your career, stick to it and start to develop much interest in the job, you won't notice the workload and stress anymore...
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Moneywirer: 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Nene here's my advice; nothing good comes easy. See this present stress as a process. The stamina you'd acquire there will help you become better at multitasking.
Like you mentioned, your career stands a chance of experiencing growth and don't forget the contacts you'll build while you're there. So suck it all in and make the best of your time there.
I wish you all the best.
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by capricornlady: 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Something similar happened to someone i know, but in her own case it's the small one man business(One boss, 2 staff setting) that stressed her life, she complained daily, luckily she got an offer after working for almost 6 months in a more structured firm for same salary, she resigned immediately and is enjoying her present place. So you better resign if you are not comfortable before you loose the 2nd company's offer and before it makes you depressed, sad & unnecessarily angry at people. Go for the other company ASAP.
Nothing beats peace of mind in a work place; All the best
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|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by Juliearth(f): 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
You picked the present offer because of the prospects, isnt it? You shouldn't chicken out because of stress, it will get better. Personally, I would prefer a work environment where I am challenged to do more and learn more. So I implore you to stay. When you are bombarded with targets, you will be stressed, but with every target comes a lesson and knowledge to gain.
If you decide to stick with this job, can you recommend me for the other offer or the present one? (incase you decide to resign from it)
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by sammirano: 1:34pm On Nov 25, 2020|
Beyond prosepect. the bigger organization puts you in better position, the ease of transcending to greater opportunities will be much easier leveraging on your role in the current company. No pain no gain. Do what pleases you.
I have many people looking for job here, why am I even advising
|Re: Two Job Offers: I'm Confused by akanjikokoro: 1:35pm On Nov 25, 2020|
The ball is already in your court. You are OYO.
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