Best engagement you’ve ever had?

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The one after I propose to my then gf now wife

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Same here lol, beat me too.

Totally remote for 7 months. Was on a team of 4 people who felt like my best friends. We’d sleep, chat, and just goof off as their wasn’t that much client work and we were all trying to cruise. Still dream about those times...

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Don’t idealise what you are doing. We aren’t brain surgeons who are saving lives.

The best engagement is the one that I can spend the most time with my wife and kids. The one that allows me to exercise daily and keep a good mental state. The one that I get good reviews. That’s all.

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the bench

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Now it’s a curse 😢 it’s no safe zone

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My first ex-wife.

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Leading a global training program in over 6 countries. A lot of travel, a lot of client BS but learned so much

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I have to tell my parents that I got engaged this weekend. They haven’t been taking the coming out well over the last year (i.e have isolated themselves from their community, screaming and crying when I’m on the phone with mom, dad hasn’t spoken to me since July). I’m incredibly nervous about this conversation. Going to have it in about two hours. Any words of advice?

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Fellow fishes suggest some good resources for case prep. Dont mind paying too.
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When does accenture starts background verification for upcoming employees? I received offer in July and have to join in Oct!

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Hey fishes,

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🩸🩸🩸🩸🩸 what are we buying?

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Do we share docs(like payslip, pan etc) prior to getting offer letter?

The HR called and ask me to email the above before rolling out offer letter

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Is $120k base salary for a mass spec job (PhD entry level) in San Diego reasonable?

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I can’t wait to log off today. Happy Friday!

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Any of the female consultants out there been asked what their "rate" was when having a solo drink at the hotel bar? I mean, I can't help it that I'm popular...

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