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Anyone else actually understand why people become alcoholics after doing this job...

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Actually Americans drink less on average than any other developed country. I agree with you though that alcohol abuse is more of a problem.

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Think if anything it's an obvious social progression from the social conditioning in college. Remember how you'd go out and party after mid terms or finals ? You associated drinking with blowing off steam after a stressful period where you needed all of your brain cells. Well.... Fast forward to the professional world of IB and you're constantly under pressure, stressed and working late so the minute you have a moment free, all you want to do is blow off steam. Only difference now is you can afford a real drink instead of bud light

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I feel like people are generally more alcoholic here in the US

And I thought psychology and sociology majors in banking were a myth

I just love drinking mate

Just imagine someone gets rejected 100000times after cold calling , he must need alcohol to become calm. You know why now .😼

Alcohol doesn't make me calm

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What kind of fish are you?

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Anyone here transition away from clinical medicine? What do you do?

Stay in consulting or go for the kill doing a startup?

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Dinner conversations about miles and hotel points..

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have two offers to move from consulting to industry. Currently an associate, offers for Manager & Analyst.If thinking long term about B-school, would the Manager role be significicantbetter on paper?

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I hear a lot of more senior consultants complain they're constantly pestered by LinkedIn recruiter contacts. Don't see why that's such a bad thing. How many others have this problem?

I feel like this app exists solely for the humblebrag.

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When an older women beats you in the Starbucks line and then spends the next 10 minutes asking what flavor a of coffee and syrup they have... Some of us aren't retired and have to go to work!

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Probably like most here, I'm pretty young but maintaining my workout post-college (esp in consulting) is harder than I thought. Is it just me? Or do all y'all wake up at 5am to hit the hotel gym lol?

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Roughing out at the Four Seasons cause SPG is sold out 😔

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Mariotte is officially buying Starwood. How will that affect SPG?

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PSA: Uber app now allows for separate business profile

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Who else had a drop the mic moment in meeting this week? I did...popped my collar and walked out the room to the sounds of Dr Dre Next Episode playing in he background. #jiggyconsultant

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I joined in September. Should i expect any bonuses?

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