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As someone who had a bad experience in a job but decided to stay around with hopes that something better will potentially come, I wonder how professionals in here determine if a job you got an offer from is the right culture and you can feel good about it?

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Your gut.

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It’s a crap shoot. The market is so tight right now for talented individuals that companies promise the world or state one thing and provide another.

You can’t wait for change. You need to be proactive if you want something new.

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Those that take care of your parent(s) from a (physical) distance, how did you establish the distance and boundaries on the kind of care you’ll provide? Especially those that went from being physically present for years previously.

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Hi, I've seen a load of interesting growth/marketing roles at BCG DV and am keen to chat to someone to understand their experience and what the roles might actually involve.

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And just took a dump with no toilet paper in my stall #failing

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Id always suggest Believe Media. Great agency to get behind. Good people through and through.

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Is this fishbowl or a pwc forum

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