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What college did you go to?

We all know that your alma mater stays with you for your life, so what college did you go to. Lets's have some fun.


Any other bammers in here? Roll Tide


All Ohio State responses will get down voted so they are on the bottom where they deserve to be :)

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Accidental_Sales_Guy
Politicker
+3
Account Executive
Small liberal arts school, no big sports, so relating to jock-sales culture has been a journey for me lol

...but can I get some love for my tiny NAIA school?? 😂
Sh
ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
I may know them, I played ball at a liberal arts school before realizing 50k a year was aggressive and they messed up my scholarship so I was out after a year for a pretty rad community college. 
Accidental_Sales_Guy
Politicker
+3
Account Executive
Yikes, that's brutal! Sounds like you made the best of a rough situation though
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captain_opt_out
Contributor
+1
Account Executive
Tiny liberal arts school gang represent! Definitely was a weird cultural transition coming into sales.
Accidental_Sales_Guy
Politicker
+3
Account Executive
Totally, most of my sales team is from the nearby state school- which provides all the necessary ingredients to turn a work lunch into a diet frat party
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slickchick
Opinionated
+3
Account Executive
Same
the_sonk_master
Opinionated
+5
Sr. SDR
NAIA grinder, for life!

FiresideChads
Good Citizen
+1
Account Executive
Why don't you say the name?
ExtremeVibeChecker44
Praised Answer
+2
Inside Sales
South Carolina. 5 years of SEC football was a fuckin blast
HarryCaray
Notable Contributor
+14
Regional VP
@ExtremeVibeChecker44 Go Cocks!!!  I grew up in the Columbia area.  Didn't go there for undergrad, but I did for grad school.  Can't wait for Sandstrom this fall with a packed Willy B!!!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Hey Cock, I'm gonna upvote you just because of the SEC and that may get SC their highest ranking of your life time...


ExtremeVibeChecker44
Praised Answer
+2
Inside Sales
I remember the good ol' days when Stephen Garcia upset Alabama...Unfortunately it's been downhill since then
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SaaS_Squats
Opinionated
+1
SDR
Forever. To. Thee 🤙🏻
ExtremeVibeChecker44
Praised Answer
+2
Inside Sales
Yesss!!! We out here
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Trident22
Good Citizen
Territory Sales Manager
Same. I graduated when Garcia was a freshman so I missed out on the glory years of Spurrier. 
ExtremeVibeChecker44
Praised Answer
+2
Inside Sales
I caught the tail end of it. The Muschamp era...Well.
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Roll Tide Vibe Checker 
neversettle
Politicker
+6
SDR
Same! I was at USC from 1997 to 2002. What an awesome experience!
ExtremeVibeChecker44
Praised Answer
+2
Inside Sales
I miss it! Great memories.
GameOfPhones
Valued Contributor
+5
Account Manager
For RDA what 5 year stretch for the cocks 😂 #ForeverToThee
MontBlanc
Notable Contributor
+13
Senior Account Executive
A college so small it may risk my War Room anonymity
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
You have peaked my interest. Was it a d3 or naia school 
MontBlanc
Notable Contributor
+13
Senior Account Executive
Funny you ask cause I played sports and am privy to the specifics during my time there...

1st year - NAIA
2nd-3rd year - USCAA - was a transition league as the school was ramping up to D2 requirements
4th year - D2
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MrNiche
Valued Contributor
+5
Senior Account Executive
Miami University!..... of Ohio
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Well at least you have big ben 
HoosierDaddy
Opinionated
+3
SDR
Lol Big Ben lived in my sophomore year dorm. EVERYONE on campus hated him except one sweet old cleaning lady who said he was the nicest boy. Only positive thing I heard about him in my time at Oxford
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HoosierDaddy
Opinionated
+3
SDR
LOVE AND HONOR
fuzzy
Notable Contributor
+21
CMO (Chief Meme Officer)
hey at least y'all pioneered Greeks
southernfriedsales
Opinionated
+8
Senior AE & Business Owner
That place hides the greatest ratio of beautiful women to men in a small town. Visited their twice for games - good times. 
HoosierDaddy
Opinionated
+3
SDR
You’re absolutely correct. While I was there Miami was simultaneously voted as top 10 hottest women. And bottom ten for nicest women. Was a funny correlation
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dzim25
Account Executive
Love & Honor
BigCheese
Notorious Answer
+14
Agency Recruiter | Coors Knight
Sco Ducks baby! U of O! 


S/o Uncle Phil
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Quack quack. 
antiASKHOLE
Politicker
+8
Inside Sales Lead
You must be a fellow Wolverine? GO BLUE
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Nope I'm a bama guy just strong hate for Ohio State
antiASKHOLE
Politicker
+8
Inside Sales Lead
Well... at least we have something in common hahah
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poweredbycaffeine
WR Officer
+9
Bean Juice Drinker | Sales Savant
The Zoo
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
As in Missouri? Fellow SECer here? 
poweredbycaffeine
WR Officer
+9
Bean Juice Drinker | Sales Savant
Far from it. As in ZooMass (Umass)
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fuzzy
Notable Contributor
+21
CMO (Chief Meme Officer)
I am a proud Boilermaker.


dramaticsigh
Sales Executive
Boiler Up!
HoosierDaddy
Opinionated
+3
SDR
Rare
fuzzy
Notable Contributor
+21
CMO (Chief Meme Officer)
get lost peasant
paddy
WR Officer
+10
Account Executive
UCLA, we suck at football.
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
I feel this is a stab after March Madness, y'all got us in foul trouble and we could not get ahead plus our 3's went from league leading to worst that game. We only had one shot, we wont be back in the running for 10 years 
paddy
WR Officer
+10
Account Executive
Are u a Zag?
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baseballgroupie
Sr. Account Executive
Go Bruins! 
OhhhhhhSnap
Opinionated
+1
Business Development Manager
CO STATE BABY
CoorsKing
WR Officer
+11
King of the Coors Knights
Yoooo! Go Rams!!!
BCD
Politicker
+6
BDR
go rams 
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Afre you the buffalo or the billy goats?? Big buffalo guy over goats 
duckduckgos
Opinionated
+5
Business Development
A California State University!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Well played 
Chep
WR Officer
+10
Business Development Team Lead
Any fellow NESCAC grads in here👀🤝
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
For us non, NESCACers what does that mean?? 
HarryCaray
Notable Contributor
+14
Regional VP
United States Naval Academy
Artemis
Politicker
+7
Business Development Representative
Oklahoma State University alumni, and proud of it!
WildManRandy
Opinionated
+3
Business Development Representative
Go Pokes! 
Artemis
Politicker
+7
Business Development Representative
Hell yeah, brother!
Sh
ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
not many proud of that... Oranges rubs me the wrong way 
Artemis
Politicker
+7
Business Development Representative
America's Brightest Orange, to be exact. And I'm very proud of no student debt, great football, and an education just as good as friends of mine who went to fancy-shmancy private schools.
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HappyGilmore
Politicker
+7
Account Executive
Ohio University, okay at sports but top tier drinking school
Rallier
Politicker
+9
Account Executive
Oh shit what up fellow Bobcat. Love the profile pic btw
HappyGilmore
Politicker
+7
Account Executive
Hello my fellow Bobcat, good to know there's a couple of us here on WR.
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Wha I expect coming from happy gilmore. 
hauru.sales
Arsonist
+8
Sales Enthusiast
University of Cologne - Marketing Management
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Is this real or do you sell fragrances? 
Law
Good Citizen
+2
Head of Business Development
Oh this is in Germany, nice!
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GDO
Politicker
+7
BDM
Great city! Nice kolsch beer over there :)
Nairobi
Politicker
+7
BDR
Well I consider my uni more of a real estate company than a uni... but GWU
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Hey to each their own my man, Shine where you shine

NoSuperhero
Politicker
+7
BDR
Universidad Minuto de Dios. Graphic Design and Adevertising.
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Wheres that at? 
NoSuperhero
Politicker
+7
BDR
Bogota Colombia. 
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zhang
Old School Bravo
Sales Manager
The University of Utah! 
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
So you're mormon? haha 

Let's go utes!! I like Utah, the state, love Brighton 
Kiona
Opinionated
+2
Head of Business Development
Ski Colorado 
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Quinngf
Good Citizen
Director, Sales Education & Special Projects
Cincy, Sko Cats baby
Rallier
Politicker
+9
Account Executive
Shoutout Skyline Chili!!
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justatopproducer
Opinionated
+3
National Consultant
I could go for a 3 way and a chilito... at any time ever.
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Cleopatra
Opinionated
+3
Regional Sales Executive
YouTube University! 💪🏼
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
So no student debt or did you get that first and after failing out result to YouTube. 
Cleopatra
Opinionated
+3
Regional Sales Executive
Failed miserably while accumulating debt ofc.... then into sales i went! 😂
Howsyourmonday
Contributor
+1
Corporate Business Development
Texas State! Eat em' up Cats!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
IS that really your saying? Y'all texans man, gig'em and eat em up cats HA 
beachNsales
Politicker
+3
Account Executive
University of Wisconsin
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Yall got some freaks, I see a sconny girl when I was out and single, I was working my way around to that table. 
Telehealth_2the_Moon
Notable Contributor
+12
Director of Business Development
Big state college, love my cheap degree.
BCD
Politicker
+6
BDR
heard that!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Why be vague here? 
Telehealth_2the_Moon
Notable Contributor
+12
Director of Business Development
To be frustrating
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Beefany28
Politicker
+6
Business Development Representative
A tiny community college in my hometown..
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richiebrandnew
Digital AE
UC Davis, go Aggies!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Forgot that was a school 
Sunbunny31
Politicker
+4
Sales Executive
Right on!  Beautiful campus.
Hudsonsmom
Opinionated
+2
Area Sales Manager
Indiana University Btown
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Is that the same as the hoosiers? 
Hudsonsmom
Opinionated
+2
Area Sales Manager
Yep!
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fuzzy
Notable Contributor
+21
CMO (Chief Meme Officer)
Booooooo ;)
Ge
General_4
Opinionated
+1
AE ISR, SLED
A cherry and red school in Philly
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
Temple? 
neversettle
Politicker
+6
SDR
The University of South Carolina - Go Gamecocks!
JuicyKlay
Politicker
+9
AM
Same! Were tou there during the Spurrier/Shaw era of greatness?
neversettle
Politicker
+6
SDR
I was there from 1997 to 2002, so yes!
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ShakeNBake
Notable Contributor
+7
Director of Sales
You cock you 
PEOSalesSavage
Opinionated
+1
Senior PEO Consultant
USF 
fuzzy
Notable Contributor
+21
CMO (Chief Meme Officer)
Oh fuck another person in TB
Cleopatra
Opinionated
+3
Regional Sales Executive
Im from TB! 🌴
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