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How do you manage to keep a straight face in front of clients? Sometimes during interviews they’ll say something ridiculous or funny. I’m pretty junior and want to appear as professional as possible

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Think of the loans you need to pay off and how bad you need the job and you will fall silent.

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That cut deep😧😫

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If it's funny - laugh. If it's ridiculous - do your damn best not to laugh. Btw, given that you are new to consulting, it would most certainly be YOU saying ridiculous things. E.g. pretending to be an expert on something and trying to fake your way through it. Knowing how to curb your laughter in moments like these will serve you well. Signed A Pharma industry expert on the current project

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