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Finding it extremely difficult to stay motivated. I feel exhausted from the hours and even less motivated when I find out how much of a variance there is in comp. How did ppl know when to go private?

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When they have enough of all this PA BS like long hours, high pressure, low comp, subpar benefits...

Agreed. But finding the right private job seems so difficult. I see people who fake it till they make it landing excellent jobs. So jealous

Thank you!

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I feel ya OP

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