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Significance of quote “I put up pretty pedestrian numbers”

In the movie Up in the Air, starring George Clooney, there's the following dialogue: Alex: I'll say. I put up pretty pedestrian numbers. 60 thousand a year, domestic. Ryan: That's not bad. ...
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Why does nobody care that Natalie steals an identity card?

In Up in the Air (2009), there is a scene where Natalie Keener (in a black dress in the picture below) steals someone's identity card. Why does no one care that she is easily stealing an identity ...
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Was Up in the Air inspired by real world firms?

Are there firms in the real world that has staff who go to other companies to fire people like in the movie Up in the Air? Did the movie take inspiration from a real world firm like the one George ...