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ACTION BASTARD Donating Member (765 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-17-08 03:48 PM
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4. Meh. I took the test, passed and been a NYS civil servant for 13+ years
My degree is somewhat related to my job. But, I'd say I work to live. I'd be happier being a NYC Sanitation worker to be quite honest.
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  -How you earn a living: Was it your ambition, or did you kind of fall into it? Bertha Venation  Dec-17-08 03:37 PM   #0 
  - I'm one of those rare people who actually has a job that reflects their college major.  SteppingRazor   Dec-17-08 03:38 PM   #1 
  - I sorta fell into mine too  motely36   Dec-17-08 03:38 PM   #2 
  - I sort of fell into it.  turtlensue   Dec-17-08 03:38 PM   #3 
  - John Alcock - know him or of him?  Kali   Dec-17-08 06:02 PM   #22 
     - Lucky you!  turtlensue   Dec-17-08 06:12 PM   #29 
        - He really was.  Kali   Dec-17-08 06:18 PM   #30 
  - Meh. I took the test, passed and been a NYS civil servant for 13+ years  MALEVOLENT MARINE   Dec-17-08 03:48 PM   #4 
  - I do what my degree and my license says  WakeMeUp   Dec-17-08 03:56 PM   #5 
  - Yeah?  KansDem   Dec-17-08 04:21 PM   #12 
     - Right now I teach K-6  WakeMeUp   Dec-17-08 07:53 PM   #41 
        - Thanks!  KansDem   Dec-17-08 08:05 PM   #43 
           - Not totally sure about the sucess part  WakeMeUp   Dec-17-08 08:15 PM   #44 
  - Survival  lizziegrace   Dec-17-08 03:57 PM   #6 
  - Nobody *wants* to get into title insurance.  flvegan   Dec-17-08 04:06 PM   #7 
  - Ha, same with my job  haruka3_2000   Dec-17-08 06:08 PM   #26 
  - flvegan, I thought you were a nutrionist and physical trainer?  Mike 03   Dec-17-08 06:25 PM   #33 
     - I am, but I don't make a living at it.  flvegan   Dec-17-08 06:41 PM   #35 
  - I fell into it and fell out of it  Tom Kitten   Dec-17-08 04:07 PM   #8 
  - it is not easy to escape restaurant world once you are in it  justabob   Dec-17-08 04:15 PM   #9 
  - I fell into mine. Not much talent required...  KansDem   Dec-17-08 04:17 PM   #10 
  - I kind of fell into it in the sense that it's easy and it makes me money for the time being.  jtg33   Dec-17-08 04:18 PM   #11 
  - It will be an ambition.  eyesroll   Dec-17-08 04:22 PM   #13 
  - I wrote my first program when I was seven.  mainegreen   Dec-17-08 04:22 PM   #14 
  - I really fell into mine  Born_A_Truman   Dec-17-08 05:12 PM   #15 
  - Some mixture of the two  XemaSab   Dec-17-08 05:17 PM   #16 
  - Fell into it.  primate1   Dec-17-08 05:21 PM   #17 
  - Fell into it, but love it  Patiod   Dec-17-08 05:21 PM   #18 
  - I fell into mine.  SeattleGirl   Dec-17-08 05:22 PM   #19 
  - I'm doing exactly what I planned and trained for....  mike_c   Dec-17-08 05:24 PM   #20 
  - fell into it, but I still like doing it  tigereye   Dec-17-08 05:47 PM   #21 
  - I fell into mine and turned out to be quite well suited for it. nt  yellowdogintexas   Dec-17-08 06:03 PM   #23 
  - Same here.  trof   Dec-17-08 06:05 PM   #24 
  - I work in life insurance  haruka3_2000   Dec-17-08 06:07 PM   #25 
  - Fell into it  sniffa   Dec-17-08 06:09 PM   #27 
  - Fell back into it.  bluedigger   Dec-17-08 06:10 PM   #28 
  - Fell into it through natural ability and interest  Amerigo Vespucci   Dec-17-08 06:21 PM   #31 
  - No, my ambition was to be a great writer. I dreamed of that from the age of ten.  Mike 03   Dec-17-08 06:22 PM   #32 
  - Fell into it - and I have come to like it.  GOPisEvil   Dec-17-08 06:28 PM   #34 
  - So is this a dialogue  Tom Kitten   Dec-17-08 06:56 PM   #36 
  - Dialogue. I'm just curious.  Bertha Venation   Dec-18-08 08:27 AM   #49 
  - Ow!  KamaAina   Dec-17-08 07:16 PM   #37 
  - Completely fell into it...  YellowRubberDuckie   Dec-17-08 07:26 PM   #38 
  - Sorta fell into it.  ocelot   Dec-17-08 07:29 PM   #39 
  - Fell into it. x2.  Chan790   Dec-17-08 07:32 PM   #40 
  - I fell into this job  AZDemDist6   Dec-17-08 07:55 PM   #42 
  - I fell into it  1gobluedem   Dec-17-08 08:58 PM   #45 
  - Women didn't have many options back in the day.  femmocrat   Dec-17-08 09:08 PM   #46 
  - Ambition  av8rdave   Dec-17-08 09:13 PM   #47 
  - Totally fell into it  Generic Brad   Dec-17-08 09:15 PM   #48 
  - As a little boy, I'd always dreamt about becoming what I am now...  LanternWaste   Dec-18-08 09:08 AM   #50 

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