A few friends (I studied philosophy, so you know the type) tried to abstain from both normal and good jobs, but have largely caved by now.The Ambition Trap48221Alex CromptonMike SturmJun 28, 2017·1 min readOh man. This is me. This is exactly me.Studied philosophy, got an M.A., tried to do the PhD thing, looked to think tanks, etc. Then I caved. Actually not all that bad.