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The two counselors I have had have told me, "you're such an easy counselee to have. You make my life easy" For all the counselors out there, what makes a counselee difficult?

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Also, rebuffing my sexual advances. But mainly the feedback thing.

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Not taking care of basic administrative shit (scheduling, time sheets, expenses, etc)

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Being combative receiving feedback

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^not knowing what you want :/ I'm sorry that makes your life harder but its the truth. I've reached out to my counselor more times than I've gotten a response, so I don't think that's on me

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Being less communicative. Not knowing what you want with your career. Not being proactive in finding BD/engagement work. Not giving me a list of things you've done good & bad

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Poor performance

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Gather zero feedback thus making me chase after a bunch of people I've never met

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Would love to hear stories

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@ey2 your role is to keep following up. That's how we all did it, you're not the first and only counselee with that problem. If the counselor seems disinterested in your career, change your counselor

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Whining about every single thing and thinking you deserve to be a partner for doing what's expected of you

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@ey3 😂🤣😂🤣

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Being a poor performer

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