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Does anyone feel like this thread is a miserable contest where half the posts are just exaggerations by associates who want to feel more important than they actually are?

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Who you calling associate?

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No

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Get over yourself.

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Scrub.

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Go home

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I believe 95% of the posts I've seen...because I've been there.

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Ever gotten into it with a creative teammate that had a toxic attitude?

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I call bullshit on "micro aggressions"

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Seems to me this is how it works: the government put people in cages and paid Mck to take the blame. Isn’t the ability to point fingers the whole point of hiring these firms?!

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