You know many professions and executives who are well paid. They live comfortable lifestyles. Yet many of them manage their money badly. There are lots of reasons why.
All you Andersen refugees that were light years away from Houston probably think that people have stopped judging you in their hearts, but you would be wrong:
“Birds of a feather flock together.” This old proverb implies we are most comfortable socializing with people of similar age and social status.
Social prospecting operates along the same principles as dating. Desperate people don’t get dates. The person talking is the one having a good time.
<--- No one expects you to be this guy.
These are the things your accounting professor won't tell you
CC: that stinky guy in your office (he knows who he is)
How did you get this number?
You want to land somewhere between "not so bad" and "not trying too hard"