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Is just me or do offshore team mates get sick significantly more often than onshore team mates? Noticed this on my last three projects and I always end up taking L and doing their share of the work

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Sometimes it’s hard to do the needful

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Maybe they are seasick

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Work in India and you'll get sick too. Promise!

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Whoa, dial it back E3. I know the cool thing to do these days is call everybody a racist, but let’s not draw drastic conclusions like that from a single 9 word comment.

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It's the opposite with my team. My team keeps getting sick while offshore is super healthy.

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So yes, people do get sick more over there...

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@m1 statistics are racist. Everyone knows that. I’m going to my safe space now.

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Or perhaps they are sick of being offshore

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@bcg2 that made my day

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A lot of reverting

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I once had an offshore team member tell me he had Typhoid. Before then I thought typhoid had been eradicated in the 1800s so yeah, it's easy to get sick over there

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Manager 1 - are you a racist?

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Indians are good at saying "do the needful". Few racist Americans are good at bullshitting from their first world bubbles. 🤷‍♂️

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Have you ever been to India/other offshore locations? It's a lot easier to get sick over there than it is here

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Deloitte 3- If someone 'promises' that working another geography will get you sick- Either the person is as ignorant as Trump or as dumb as trump. Or both. Just saying. 💁

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Solid critical thinking skills right there E3. Your project team is lucky to have you.

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You’re right E3! Developing countries are just as clean and healthy as developed countries!! There’s no way that people get sick more often over there

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Haha I'm Indian but was born/brought up on the east coast. been to India many times for 2+ months at a time. Even I don't get sick there cuz I stick to filtered water and hot food. Was thinking it was more of a work ethic thing

@ey3 Trump is president and you’re not. Just saying 💁🏽

Deloitte 2 - LOL! Thank you, Captain Obvious.

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