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Why do we frame conversation around a 60-75 hour consulting workweek? Why aren’t we focusing on the opportunity cost of spending 20-35 extra hours every week working? I can’t even imagine what I would DO with that kind of time

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Because folks don't realize they are a part of a pyramid scheme. Straight indoctrination in any other "field"

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Because people think it’s cool the brag about how many hours they work, lol

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I work 40 hours a week, with the extra 25 hours I sleep, cook and lift.

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How many first year analysts here started as interns? What did you guys do to get those jobs?

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How do you optimize your per diem?

When you work from home and pace around your apt for no reason while on a conf call only to unmute and find yourself a little out of breath and taking a seat again immediately

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Anyone rocking the Movember stache this month?

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TFW you see everyones' fly day posts and you have to stay through COB tomorrow. 🤦🏼‍♀️🙁 #pityparty

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Happy applause awards day 🎉🎊🎁🎈

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Just a submitted a wage works claim for the quality of life benefit. Last day at the firm is in a week. How will they pay me out for this?

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McKinsey you have an office shutdown for the last 2 weeks in December?

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joined D today . why are the laptops so terrible. can we request a change? I prefer the hp elitebooks over the dell old ones

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Anyone else find it tough to make friends in consulting? I have several good work friends, but none live in my city. Then I have very little time outside of work to make/keep other friends. Thoughts?

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Happy Saturday!! Anyone working today?

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I’ve awakened from my sleep multiple times talking about my firm and new projects. I’m clearly stressed tf out. I’m new to management consulting and really want to do a great job. Any advice?

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