HumourJanuary 28, 2019

Saas-Bahu reactions for your everyday nonprofit life

Merely rolling your eyes isn't a satisfying enough response to the things we hear as development sector professionals.
2019-05-14 00:00:00 India Development Review Saas-Bahu reactions for your everyday nonprofit life
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Here are some (over)reactions inspired by Indian soap operas to help you respond to your family, friends, and strangers.

1. “You work in the development sector? Development of what?”

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2. “My friend’s sister’s nephew’s girlfriend also works for a nonprofit. You probably know her.”

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3. “But why? You could earn so much more in the corporate sector!”

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4. “Can my son spend some time at your office next week? He’s applying to US universities and his career counsellor told him he needs voluntary experience to get in.”

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5. “Beta, why did you spend so much time studying engineering/medicine/insert illustrious degree if you were going to do volunteer work.”

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Related article: Sh*t people say in the development sector

6. “What a great way to take a break and re-energise!”

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7. “So, when do you plan to get a real job?”

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8. “Oh I’m really into charity too… I donate all my kids’ old clothes to my maid.”

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9. “You really are doing God’s work, beta.”

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