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What to Do if You Get Multiple Job Offers

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    Once you gather all of the information about each offer, it’s time to compare your results.  Everyone suggests making lists of pros and cons for making big decisions, because it works.

    While it might be your instinct to place priority on comparing pay and benefits, it’s important to look at all of the details. Get the big picture. Think about your commute to work, hours, daily responsibilities, and the people who work there. Now that you’ve got options, it’s time to think about what will truly make you happy. That may mean sacrificing a higher salary for a company culture you love. It could also mean giving up some flexibility for a job much closer to home.

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What to Do if You Get Multiple Job Offers

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    Once you gather all of the information about each offer, it’s time to compare your results.  Everyone suggests making lists of pros and cons for making big decisions, because it works.

    While it might be your instinct to place priority on comparing pay and benefits, it’s important to look at all of the details. Get the big picture. Think about your commute to work, hours, daily responsibilities, and the people who work there. Now that you’ve got options, it’s time to think about what will truly make you happy. That may mean sacrificing a higher salary for a company culture you love. It could also mean giving up some flexibility for a job much closer to home.

In an incredibly stressful job search, the idea of landing one job often seems impossible. What happens, though, when you’re so successful you receive multiple job offers? It sounds like a dream come true at first, but now you have to decide. You have all of these details to consider, such as salary, location, responsibilities, and culture.

A decision between multiple job offers doesn’t have to be overwhelming. If you take the time to carefully weigh your options, you can make the right decision for your career. Here are a few tips from Heather R. Huhman, a Glassdoor career and workplace expert.