Sacrificing your life and health for your career is not a flex

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Mate, forsaking every part of your health and life so you can slave away for a corporation is not the flex you think it is. Do I think it's admirable that people can go to those extremes? Yes. Do I think they also need therapy? Also yes.

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Jun 10, 2021 - 8:04pm

What about the idea of slaving away your 20's for nice nest egg so you can afford a comfy lifestyle and a chiller job in your 30's? Curious cuz some of my friends did that and own a house already in California which is almost impossible unless you made serious bucks

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