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Senior asked new staff to go to a client meeting alone, new staff asked me (acting senior) to accompany her. Two minutes into the meeting and we realized it was walking into a warzone with a toy gun.

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I feel bad to think what would've happened to the staff is she in fact had gone into that meeting alone. 🙄

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Managed to do some damage control and come out of it without looking like complete idiots, the senior thought it was a super easy peasy follow-up meeting, but we didn't have the details and walked right into it at 9 in the morning 😶

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This is how you prove you're the right person for a promotion.

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Haha, nice. It was an ambush!

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