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Idk if its a generational thing but I hate when people at work call my cell unexpectedly. Can’t we just set up a zoom call?

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Son, when I was your age I had to listen to partner voicemails in the snow uphill both ways. Sometimes they would get cut off due to time limits and they would call back and leave a second one.

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Thanks for the Monday laugh; I needed this

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It’s largely generational as you mentioned and practiced by folks who likely value a stodgy hierarchy over common courtesy.

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I’m 25 and if someone set up a zoom call to talk about something for 2 minutes I’d lose my mind.

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Stop it. Just hearing about your hardships in life is making me cry. 🎻

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If there is an emergency I am going to call the appropriate POC and I would expect the same in return. Otherwise this is fine

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Feel similarly, but I think they view it as being able to walk up to your desk. Doesn’t make it any less annoying

Agree especially when clients do this. I have other clients and internal meetings, you don't know my schedule so please ask before randomly calling to take up 30 mins of my time.

Yeah I just don’t answer when this happens, tends to happen after I’m offline too

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