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Is it nonsensical for me to dream about joining FAANG only because I want aunties back home gossiping that Sharma ji’s daughter works for Facebook (or AANG)

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I earn 3x more than my sis ( she works for FANG) and she is the star in front of all family members. I don’t care most of the time , Live my life to the fullest. I don’t tell anyone my salary either 😉

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P1, my sis in non-tech FANG , I am in tech (not FANG but in tier 2 company)

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Typical case of Chinese whispers. I don’t know where in the chain it changed from director at Uber to Taxi chalata hai woh ladka US mein. Tbh don’t care what they think, my chase account balance keeps me happy :)

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Log Kya Kahange???? But hey, if that’s only a small part of the dream and you also want it, go for it. I’m sure FAANG would love to have Sharma Ji’s daughter!

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I won’t say it’s nonsensical but honestly live the life you want. Who cares what the Indian auntie network thinks or says

Kal ko log kahenge … WTC sae jump kar doo .. would u do it … What an idiotic reason to work for a company

If it bothers you apply and work there. Get it out of your system and you'll realize it doesnt matter what they say.

Kuch toh log kahenge….Logon ka kaam hai kehna.

Bruh impress their daughters not their moms 😂

Not unless you want to get married to her.

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