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View Poll Results: What do you do for a living
Technology 51 35.17%
Medicine 15 10.34%
Finance 14 9.66%
Management 31 21.38%
Craftsperson 30 20.69%
Engineering 23 15.86%
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Technology was the closest for my career. I operate two commercial office towers. ensure the boilers and chillers are functioning as planned. complete preventative maintenance on a multitude of HVAC, circ pumps, fire alarm systems. Although my title is Building Operator, I am more of a Jack of all Trades - master of NONE!
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I am an unemployed electronics technician with 35 years of experience but, given the current job market, I think I need to change careers. I have a couple of job interviews lined up in Somalia next week for a position as a Pirate. I may have to start out as an intern.
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Your typical ol' R&D guy at a vibrator manufacturing plant located on the French Riviera. I'm in charge of testing for quality, which is done "in the field," as it were. The field is waterbed in a bungalo with a spectacular view of the sea.
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I don't see government Desk Jockey anywhere so I guess I don't count but at least it is something in gov't retail & distribution. 'Beverage Alcohol'
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But that was a bit of a stretch... I work as a self-employeed commercial photographer. I use Digital cameras exclusively and work mostly with computers. The sailboat keeps me grounded in reality.
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