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    to work with vs for vs at

    "I got a new job. I'm going to be working with?/at?/for? a strategic management consultancy firm." Would there be a difference in meaning between the use of the three prepositions?
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    Re: to work with vs for vs at

    All of them can mean the same thing: ie that you have been hired by Company X, and are "working for" them.
    However:
    "Working with" Company X can also mean that you are not necessarily employed by the firm, but are co-operating with the firm on a project.
    "Working at" Company X can also mean that you are employed by someone else, but are doing your job at Company X's premises - as a Consultant, for example.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Re: to work with vs for vs at

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    "I got a new job. I'm going to be working with?/at?/for? a stratigic manager consultancy firm." Would there be a difference in meaning between the use of the three prepositions?
    What is "a strategic manager consultancy firm"?

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    Re: to work with vs for vs at

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    What is "a strategic manager consultancy firm"?
    I'm glad you asked that. I look forward to finding out.

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    Re: to work with vs for vs at

    Sorry made a mistake. Changed it to management. As to the use of different prepositions?

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    Re: to work with vs for vs at

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    Sorry made a mistake. Changed it to management. As to the use of different prepositions?
    See post #2.

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