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7 Ways to Decide if a Job Offer is Worth Taking

Posted on: November 2019 Colin Higgins

Receiving a job offer after a long application and interview process can feel like a significant victory, but it is important to take the time to evaluate aspects of the offer to make sure your acceptance is an educated decision which is taking your career in the right direction.   

When working in industries where skilled candidates are in high demand, such as the technology and banking and financial services sectors, you need to avoid making a hasty decision that you may regret when considering a job offer.   

This guide is for candidates who need to decide if a job offer is worth taking. Since you will be spending upwards of 40 hours a week at this role, it is vital that you consider essential factors such as company culture and opportunities for career development, alongside initial salary and benefits.