Genuine question for highly paid fish: Are you happy with your life? What are the negative aspects that come with the high salary? I see a lot of people making $300k-500k+/yr and curious to hear some… more

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Genuine advice fishes! I weigh 195lbs today, 5’8”, Female Mar’20 - Aug’20: I got my weight down from 220lbs to 195lbs. I used to walk, do yoga/stretches and IF. But my weight loss journey has plateau… more

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Genuine question: what does the CEO of an ad agency generally do on a day-to-day basis?

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Fellow Asian 🐠, are y'all thinking of taking self defense classes? Genuine change will take time and I'm honestly kinda shaken after seeing the video of the man on the NYC subway. Any recomme… more

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Genuine question: the fed salaries aren't that high. How do federal employees afford to live in the DMV area? Speaking as a Texan moving tonDC

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Dog owners... genuine question. Do you not smell your dogs since you get accustomed to it or choose to ignore it entirely? Asking because I spent a whole week in a house with dogs and they can get dis… more

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Genuine question: GF is being forced into a med school rotation at a hospital in Englewood or West Englewood, including some night time / early morning travel to and from (10pm and 5am). Any real safe… more

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Genuine question: does Asian American include Asians living in America (without citizenship)

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Is there a way to figure out how many calories your body needs? I’m late 20s female and have always been pretty small (5’5 around 110 lbs) but I feel like I need to eat a tremendous amount of food to … more

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Genuine question: can someone explain the logic behind how protests don’t contribute to the spread of COVID-19?

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Genuine question: why do people hate the 2D Matthew McConaughey Doritos super bowl spot so much? I really enjoyed it, so it’s making me doubt my instincts :(

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Genuine question to women of FB. What is it with "makes me laugh" almost always being in the top 3 attributes for what you are looking for in a mate? What does this mean to you specifica… more

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Genuine question - why do partners switch firms within consulting ? Isn’t it all the same at that level ?

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Genuine question guys, how do you stay focused and take good notes throughout a 2 hr workshop? Just had one, no breaks, no structure. I wasn't running it, was an attendee. I'm not happy with m… more

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Genuine question: how many of us are in consulting with even a remote idea of making it to partner? I see so many of the partners at my org complaining that youngsters don't stay long.

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Does anyone here feel like they almost always try to present things in a positive cheerful light, even if things are not going well? I feel like I'm conditioned to not let the "bad" sh… more

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Genuine Q: would you feel safe traveling to Austin from CA if fully vaccinated? I haven’t been on a plane in a year... My best friend lives in Austin, she’s having a hard time, and I haven’t seen her … more

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Applied for a govt position one night and called for an interview the next day. I know I should be happy (and I am) but I’m afraid that it means that they’re that busy and I’m about to go from one fry… more

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Genuine question / thought on racism: white men pick white men for jobs, teams, etc. because they likely have more things in common with them (based on similar culture and in-groups). Is that racism … more

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Why do people always make fun of IT audit? Genuine question. I mean they get paid a significantly amount more than commercial/fed audit and supposedly work less hours. Not sure where the disconnect is… more

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Genuine question: How often do people pick Wharton over HBS or GSB?

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Is the earth really flat? Genuine, insightful thoughts please...trying to hear reasonable perspectives

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Genuine question so please help me understand. Today I saw a email signature with a her/them and was confused by it. I thought it was he/his, she/her and they/them and wasn’t sure what the combination… more

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Why the Deutsch split? 🤔 Genuine question. Is it healthier financially?

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I’m genuinely wondering why Trump is the scape goat for the current situation? A lot of the cities with a history of issues have Democrat leadership. Police brutality existed under Obama. Genuine ques… more

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When it might make sense to move from one MBB to another? Genuine answers please!

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What would Deloitte Strategy CCG (Consultant level) actually entail? Genuine strategy projects?

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Looking for genuine help and advice: Currently looking to exit to Industry but I get super nervous during the interview and as a result, I have really lost some of the great opportunities as well as m… more

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Genuine question: why does everyone want to exit to PE?

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Genuine question for my fellow MBB consultants. Which firm do you think is best to work for and why?

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Genuine question to McK folks - I always think the media drags things out of proportion and they probably are right now too. What do you guys think about your firm?

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Genuine question: If California goes red somehow, how would the Democrats react?

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Is it COVID, is it my anxiety, or is it genuine? I am suddenly overwhelmed with the feeling that I just have to leave this industry. I can’t do it anymore. Is anyone else feeling this way? Should I wa… more

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Genuine question here. Why is it seemingly “a thing” in the strategy community to create a persona online?

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Anyone else think they have a spending problem? I feel I just spend money on things (food, bar, clothes, etc) without thinking about the price and things that I don’t even need. Genuine concern - I am… more

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Friends, need some genuine advice- 16yoe has been in consulting through out my life, Feel like stuck in consulting. Where should I go and what compensation should I look for?

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Genuine question: can someone explain to me WHY people send other members on their team files to put on the agency server? I’ve witnessed this at every agency I’ve worked at, and it’s never an issue o… more

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Genuine question. Do I need to wear a tie for a zoom interview or is a suit jacket and dress shirt (and sweatpants) sufficient?

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Genuine question - when everyone says that their salary is below ‘market’? How do they know / what data is available? Are there certain reports everyone looks at? Or does it come from interviewing and… more

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Genuine Q... How on earth do people get away with paying for executive MBAs? Or full time MBAs for that matter? V frustrated by the numbers and worried about ROI etc

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