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Real Life Career Advise From Alanta Braves' General Manager
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Today the Twitter universe learned a lesson: Sometimes your favorite sports idol doesn't give the money or career advice you're hoping for.

http://www.cnbc.com/2016/12/15/the-atlan...ringe.html
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The drama started with an innocent Twitter Q&A during which Atlanta Braves general manager John Coppolella took over the baseball team's general account to answer fan questions using the hashtag #AskCoppy.
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Coppolella and fans chatted about topics you'd expect: Player picks, Ron Swanson, how organic food is overpriced.
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Then one fan asked the baseball manager for career advice. Coppolella replied, "Look for internships. Don't worry about the money. Work hard & don't have expectations beyond being part of a team. Assume nothing."
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Fans were not impressed.
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@Braves This is great career advice

I've always wanted to make no money, have little self worth, be undervalued.

— AOL Keyword: Mike (@mikeFAIL) December 15, 2016
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A single tone-deaf Tweet can be all it takes to bring anger about this bleak financial reality to the surface.
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The average college graduate leaves campus with more than $27,000 in debt, forcing many to postpone moving out of their parents' house and impacting job decisions, such as whether or not to take a low-paying internship.
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In fact, a 2016 GOBankingRates survey reveals that about 70 percent of millennials have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts and nearly one-third don't have any savings at all. When it comes to retirement savings, the statistics are also grim.
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Many millennials — particularly those aged 26 to 35 who carry significant debt burdens — are delaying homeownership and instead paying historically high rents to live in cities, where the only available jobs are.
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