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    You might get called names 'homo', 'girl' etc etc, but I don't think it could affect your career prospects too much. How about non alcoholic beer?
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    (Original post by David9)
    As the title says, I am teetotal. I have only ever drunk on two occasions in my life and never want to again.

    I want a career in Banking because I am fascinated by financial markets and the city. However, I have heard there is a predominant drinking culture in the industry. Many people say that the lifestyle of a Banker is all about 'models and bottles'.
    The models part of that certainly appeals to me, yep me likey but alcohol is not for me.

    Will I fit in or will I feel out of place in the industry?
    Just go for a beer mate, it won't kill you
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    (Original post by Arekkusu)
    I don't understand people with moral absolutes anyway - what's worse, having the odd glass of wine at some posh function or pissing your career down the drain?
    Well it depends. If the career is morally questionable to start with......
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    Part of working in the City is all about networking and meeting clients ect... Drinking after work is standard for any trader in the city.
 
 
 
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