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The longer I stay in this industry, the more I realize that no one has their shit together and all these companies are still functioning out of sheer luck.

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That's the biggest lesson I've learned too - you can actually create a company without knowing all that much. #fakeittilyoumakeit

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When you say companies. You refer to consulting firms or clients in general. Because it might apply to either

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"Results That Endure"? More like "Fake It Till We Make It"

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As a consultant after seeing so many clients I am amazed how they survive and equally survived how we survive off them despite being more or less in the same state

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I cannot agree more. I am always wonder how our clients even turn a profit with all the stuff they have broken. Guess that's why we have jobs

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Including ours.

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That's the same with adults in general too. When you're a kid you think grown ups know everything and have their lives together... then you realize they're just older kids.

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"Get me an estimate of when you'll be done with my estimate."

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How long did it take between your Global Entry interview and receiving your card?

How many of you are honest about recording activities in "well being rewards"? I have met people who tell me they log activities against every possible item even if they haven't completed those things

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Official Moss Adams TPEP stories here

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Dogs at the office - yea or nay? I brought both pups in for a year, so I'm yea. But I realize most agencies don't allow this... what do people without dogs think?

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GTB people- how's the new CCO? anyone glad toby is gone?

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There is only one happy day of the week - Saturday!! No packing. No checking in to a flight. You can actually detach fully without thinking at all about work. 💛

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Received some $$ after interviewing at a company. 100% not a client. Is it okay to accept? Would you?

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So I was working remote, picking up, dropping off, making dinner, doing morning routine and bed routine, other than the fact the travel part might suck, and being away, I’m thinking I might have...

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Is starting at an in-house agency just a career killer? I always hear the 2nd job is the most important. This would be my first. Thanks in advance!

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I’ll be honest: I worked agency side for a while, economy got wonky, laid off and then ended up client side. I dont think I have the strong work to get back agency side (an even longer story.) [cont.]

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Does anyone know a brand of compression tights in nude colors that don't look weird/heavy? My legs swell up in hot weather and I can't wear skirts with bare legs

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What's wrong with Alibaba? Shall I sell before it completely collapses? Bought at 190 dollars

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So still haven't had my SPG points move over... when should I start panicking?

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I'm bored. How many points? Doesn't matter, I'll take whatever, SPG/Marriott, airline miles, Hertz.

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Just got sent this tweet. Would like to know your take on this. /serious

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Is there a polite way to say ‘No need to be rude’ to a client or senior? Typically I just pointedly correct their assumption(s) but sometimes I feel it should be addressed when people go too far.

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Hard week but hanging out with my love at the dog park always makes me feel so much better again. I think am almost ready for another tough week.

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