Having done 5 internships, and changed 4 full-time jobs, I believed I have seen my fair bit of the inner workings of the corporate world and also the types of characters within it. The corporate world is an extremely tricky place. You not only have to please your boss, but you also have to show that you are well-liked by your peers. You not only have to collaborate well with others, but you also have to set boundaries to protect yourself. How then is one able to get ahead in the corporate world if all these are not taught in school? Sadly, we all have to go through it the hard way and experience for ourselves. The best we can do is to learn from family members, mentors, or friends on how to avoid the mistakes that were made. But even so, each circumstance is unique to itself. Hence, this

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