“10 seasons, 236 episodes and 6 friends.” A hardcore fan knows exactly that we are talking about F.R.I.E.N.D.S. A mega-hit series which is still watched by everyone. All the characters Ross Geller, Monica Geller, Joey Tribbiani, Rachel Greene, Phoebe Buffey, and Chandler Bing has been known for their unique traits and quirkiness. They all have been committed to the theme of this series “I’ll be there for you” till the very end. Netizens have gone wild in their imagination and fit these legendary characters in different situations and roles. For instance, what if Chandler Bing was your study abroad counsellor?
Wild and bizarre, right? Imagine what would happen if the sarcastic, socially awkward, punny Chandler Bing switch his job from advertisement marketing to being a study abroad counsellor. Would students be able to get their overseas education queries resolved or end up being more confused? Let’s find out the answers hidden in this blog.
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5 Epic Chandler Bing Responses to Study Abroad Concerns
With the rise in international mobility for qualification growth, recent years have seen a growth rate of around 68% in terms of Indian students moving abroad for higher education. It is also inevident to not have so many queries related to universities, accommodation, cost of living, and many more.
Now given the nonchalant personality of Chandler Bing, he would definitely try to laugh out at the petty concerns rather than look at the gravity of the situation. On the other account, this might also turn out favourable for students in going calm rather than stressing out unnecessarily.
- “Hi, I’m Chandler. I make jokes when I’m uncomfortable.”
Chandler has known how to crack jokes only even while switching from finance to an advertisement marketing job in the show and he would do the same as a counsellor. Imagine a student asked any serious questions. Let’s say, you asked if it is easy to manage the cost of studying abroad, to which he has replied sarcastically. After all, we are talking about Chandler here.
- “I tend to keep talking until somebody stops me.”
But he would soon scan the situation and apologise for his abruptness with, “I tend to keep talking until somebody stops me”. This may also set a friendly bond between Coach Chandler and his students for the good.
- “So it seems like this internet thing is here to stay.”
When someone is looking for answers about how easy it is to study abroad given the present digitalisation growth. He had a vision as an answer to this question even when the internet was a new thing. He will use the very same quote to justify the age of the internet and its benefits in overseas education.
- “Alright, I took the quiz. And it turns out I do put my career before men.”
Chandler being Chandler. He can get competitive with his students to beat the shit out of them. If students have got a problem then they can only switch their counsellor. However, on a brighter note, if the counsellor is as spirited as the student, then learning can be fun.
- “I’m not great at the advice. Can I interest you in a sarcastic comment?”
Chances are that students would end up hearing the above comment at the end of every counselling session because Chandler has never been confident in advising his friends on the show. This might be the only thing that where Chandler Bing of the sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S has ever shown acceptance towards any criticism.
Well, this was not the end of our parallel universe-level imagination. So if you are curious to find out more what-ifs, entertaining, or informative blog articles, then keep a close eye on the Leverage Edu hub pages.