Casual human topics I can use around family to make it seem like I’m not completely consumed within the flames of agency life?

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I had a clever response written out, but then I started think about this as a real question and now I’m nervous about the same exact thing.

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Some place you had a really great meal at (you can pretend you went to the restaurant when you really had Postmates deliver it to you office)

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AS1 😂 😂
“There were... chairs and... tables. You know - all the normal restaurant things you see when you go out to a restaurant.”

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Politics and religion ?

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Netflix shows - The Crown & Stranger Things 👌🏼

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Game of Thrones

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Or use agency life in your favor...show your aunt how Snapchat works, manage the Spotify playlist, explain Venmo so you can pay your cousin for the joint present to gramma and grampa.

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Your client's latest crisis. They'll probably think its at least marginally interesting

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3 Nuns walk into a bar...

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Tell stories about all of the times this year you embarrassed yourself at work. People love hearing about other people making asses out of themselves. Or is that just me?

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@LB3 nah me too

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Read some espn for a few hours. Sports are always good

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Have you met Marcel?

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Does anyone has completed Servicenow ITSM certification recently?

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I was let go today after 2 months for “not meeting expectations”. This was my first job in consulting after spending the last 5 years since graduating undergrad trying to break in. I can (cont.)

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At PWC, will my manager or director/relationship leader know if I am applying for other positions internally within the firm or not?

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If you had an option to choose between Australia and Canada, which one would you prefer to immigrate to and why?

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I was given another market to oversee (currently very small with a lot of problems.)

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I ordered google fiber to get internet in my new apartment, but I am very confused by all the information on google about fiber vs Nest. What is the difference between the two? I just want to be able to connect my devices (phone, laptop, smart tvs) to the WiFi. Did I order the right thing? I can’t find anything on google that gives a super clear explanation

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Remote Play PS4 Work Laptop - anyone done it?

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I feel like raising my kid as a single parent, and with each passing day the number, severity and stupidity of arguments increase with no rational.

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Stimulus checks - I am told the checks US govt. sends out is based on the PYs tax return that you filed but what if someone who qualifies based in income but still employed, they shouldn’t get, No?

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Can a lawyer actually help get a better severance package?

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So what’s going on with DDB NY? I read about layoffs, but what clients do they have and what is it like working there?

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Books on human psychology that have affected you. I'll start: influence, sales Bible, on killing.

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In the year I’ve been working at Ruder Finn (healthcare dept), I’ve seen a dozen top employees resign and the biggest, most exciting clients leave for other agencies. Is it time for me to run?

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Just curious - why would an agency hire a freelance ACD? Wouldn’t it make more sense to just hire the person?

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Can’t tell if I’m pissed or impressed by these fortune cookies.

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What’s the work environment and culture like at AKQA SF?

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A job I know I’m the perfect fit for was posted online a few days ago. Is it overly aggressive to reach out to the recruiter and/or the person I would reporting to expressing my interest in the role?

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Is it better to spend a few hours Sunday night getting a jump on projects? Or preserve your weekend and hope things don't get so crazy that you're at the office late all week?

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GOT MY FIRST LOIN!!!

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I had a great mentor at my first shop. Do you find mentorship through your life or do you just have so many experiences that you eventually just end up finding yourself being someone else’s mentor?

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