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Why are many of the desi SMs I come across, workoholic? So discouraging. I came to the US to skip the desi politics while offshore. But aasman se gire and khajoor mein atake ho gaya yaha. 🤦🏽‍♂️

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The Indian babu mentality doesn't disappear just because people move to the West. This is an inherent trait in most that were born raised in India.


What exactly do you mean by Indian babu mentality?


I don't think workolics is a desi trait..

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Most SMs need to be workaholics , that’s the ask of the position and everything above it.

Though desi SMs don’t show the right attitude , I’ll give you that

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