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Old 05-24-2016, 08:29 PM
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Old 05-24-2016, 09:50 PM
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People who need to DIAF: the Amazon delivery driver who 2) left a rude voicemail blaming my friend and refusing to deliver their gift card and 3) marked it as delivered anyway [turns out he didn't steal it, just refused to do his job]

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Old 05-24-2016, 10:09 PM
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Old 05-24-2016, 10:28 PM
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Grandmother died this morning.
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People who need to DIAF: the Amazon delivery driver who 2) left a rude voicemail blaming my friend and refusing to deliver their gift card and 3) marked it as delivered anyway [turns out he didn't steal it, just refused to do his job]

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Old 05-25-2016, 09:13 AM
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It seems like everyone's grandmother is dying these days.
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Old 05-25-2016, 10:42 AM
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No, it was their model; they were pricing the product and telling us how profitable it would be. They DEFINITELY never mentioned that they were using values that were impossible IRL. As it turns out, they didn't even know the values they were using would be impossible IRL because they didn't check.
Yes, that's bad.
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Old 05-25-2016, 11:52 AM
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So, question for those of you in consulting: Would you feel comfortable telling a client that the premium rates you used were "just made up for profit testing" and thus it didn't matter that they wouldn't actually be payable in reality?
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Old 05-25-2016, 11:53 AM
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Last I heard, that movie is still shown to candidates for ACAS during their Course on Professionalism.
Yup. That's 30 minutes I'll never get back...
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Old 05-25-2016, 11:55 AM
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