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Anyone else ever feel like they are going to get fired every day?

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Wish I could get fired. I think the severance would be just the final perk that would make that scenario preferable to actually having my job

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No. I’ve seen how hard it is for places to fire even the most incompetent of people (think just not showing up some days, getting 5/20 weekly tasks done, etc)

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I was working on a pretty crazy project in terms of workload: we were regularly working past 9 PM. I was consistently dumped the grunt work and while team members got more interesting work. Work felt monotonous while got no appreciation for the work I did, and I felt excluded from the team altogether (ex. entire team at client site, and I was the sole person in the office). I was still assigned deliverables but started to lack the client context I also kept raising concerns with some of our approach in terms of data collection. All ignored, and the concerns came true. Then we needed to spend more time fixing them. I scheduled a call with my manager to discuss how I can better contribute to my team. He said to follow-up next week to continue the conversation! The next convo was that I would be rolled off and put on a PIP.

Not afraid I’ll get fired, but afraid I’ll fall out of favor by the partners that matter.

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Yes, every single damn day. Gotten to the point where I’m okay if I get fired because I expected it lol

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Been there

Why do you feel that way OP?

I feel like it’s both imposter syndrome and me just being hard on myself. The stress is real

No, my employer loves me. AMA

Every single day. Imposter syndrome is so real.

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This is why I left Deloitte.

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