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SirSteve
02-27-2010, 09:42 AM
Simple question and please keep this thread on the serious track.

I am a Web Specialist (Web Designer/SEO Consultant/Project Manager/etc.)

Jedi_Master_Guyute
02-27-2010, 10:14 AM
I'm a college Instructor at a state university in Ohio. :thumbsup:

bigbarada
02-27-2010, 10:21 AM
Let's see: freelance Graphic Designer, webmaster for a couple of different websites, farmhand/tractor driver, plus I just started working part-time at Walmart doing overnight stocking in the meat department.

THE Slayer
02-27-2010, 10:59 AM
Aside from doing some freelance art, I am a bartender at a TGiFridays. : )

Slicker
02-27-2010, 11:09 AM
I work on the fire control RADAR for the F/A-18 in the Navy.

Darth Jax
02-27-2010, 12:08 PM
Work in the ophthalmology department at Denver General, sorry that's Denver Health & Hospital now.

Blue2th
02-27-2010, 01:35 PM
I recently had to go back to painting cars due to family and personal health catastrophes (one of them caused by...yes painting cars :ermm:)

The money is good though, and these days lucky to have a skill and a job.
Got a gig in Santa Fe where I have to commute, but work at a high end shop so it's worth it. Last month I got to paint a Rolls Royce, so that's a feather in my cap.
All the hoyty-toyty rich in Santa Fe have plenty of money to repair their cars..uh good for me I guess. :rolleyes:
Saw a former Governor in there a few weeks ago getting an estimate on his Beemer.

I can't remember..did I already say these things? It's the paint I guess.

bigbarada
02-27-2010, 01:43 PM
Saw a former Governor in there a few weeks ago getting an estimate on his Beemer.

Tony Anaya?

Santa Fe is definitely a hub for the rich. I remember that from when I lived there as a kid.

JetsAndHeels
02-27-2010, 02:14 PM
I am a high school civics/US history teacher.

TeeEye7
02-27-2010, 02:33 PM
Crime scene investigator for the third largest county (in area) in California.

Blue2th
02-27-2010, 03:45 PM
Tony Anaya?

Santa Fe is definitely a hub for the rich. I remember that from when I lived there as a kid.

Yup sure was. People look bigger on TV.

Some say that about Arnold too. :yes:

Darth Nobody
02-27-2010, 04:31 PM
tool and die maker

bobafrett
02-27-2010, 05:22 PM
I assemble bikes, furniture, grills, displays, and do little handyman fix up projects for a Wal-Mart store here in Illinois. Other part time jobs I had a little over a year ago
H.E.C. (Health enhancement center) attendant for the Y.M.C.A. and pizza delivery person. currently I just work at Wal-Mart.

mtriv73
02-27-2010, 06:25 PM
I work in AID's research as a contractor for the NIH. No vaccine yet, but my 18th paper was just published.

jamesbondo07
02-27-2010, 08:09 PM
I am a programmer/systems analyst for a telecommunications company.

Warped
02-27-2010, 08:10 PM
HVAC tech and plumber.

dr_evazan22
02-27-2010, 08:26 PM
What can Brown do for you?

I'm a delivery driver for UPS.

sonofsokol
02-27-2010, 08:56 PM
I'm a pharmacist, but I don't work in a pharmacy dispensing medication. I review prior authorization requests for one of the nation's largest Pharmacy Benefits Managers. I used to work for a smaller company, but we were bought out just over a year ago.

morpheus282
02-27-2010, 09:03 PM
IT department manager & systems engineer. My wife says I'm also a career student.

LusiferSam
02-27-2010, 09:26 PM
I'm an astrophysicist and grad student.

2-1B
02-27-2010, 10:25 PM
I'm a medical droid in service of the Rebel Alliance. I take care of sirs.
No, that's 2-1B from Star Wars 2

I drive truck, break arms, and arm wrestle. It's what I love to do, it's what I do best.
No, that's Bull Hurley from Over the Top

I work as a project coordinator in international sourcing and also dabble in international sales support.
Yes, that's my serious answer, as requested by SirSteven
(I laugh at the thought of George Costanza's fake job as an "importer/exporter").

JimJamBonds
02-27-2010, 10:28 PM
I suckel at the *i* of Big Brother and eat his cheese (thats no joke!).

ChukhaTrok76
02-28-2010, 12:32 AM
I'm a college student and an emerging soon-to-be-professional actor.

Ji'dai
02-28-2010, 08:48 AM
Such an odd thread from the webmaster of a toy collecting forum.

What exactly are you phishing for Steve? Are you under pressure from a third party to gather personal information on the members here? There are organizations with nice attorneys that are willing and more than able to press back. The greatest thing that these people fear, who move so effortlessly and furtively in secret, is exposure. We haven't become a police state yet.

Just a word of advice to the others that haven't posted: I wouldn't be so quick to volunteer too much personal information on the internet.

Bel-Cam Jos
02-28-2010, 08:51 AM
I teach high school, in the largest (by area) county in the United States. Hope that's not too personal.

2-1B
02-28-2010, 10:31 AM
Such an odd thread from the webmaster of a toy collecting forum.

What exactly are you phishing for Steve? Are you under pressure from a third party to gather personal information on the members here? There are organizations with nice attorneys that are willing and more than able to press back. The greatest thing that these people fear, who move so effortlessly and furtively in secret, is exposure. We haven't become a police state yet.

Just a word of advice to the others that haven't posted: I wouldn't be so quick to volunteer too much personal information on the internet.

I just assumed it had to do with establishing advertising rates or something like that...but now I have the image of Mel Gibson in my head, from the movie Conspiracy Theory.

morpheus282
02-28-2010, 12:04 PM
Such an odd thread from the webmaster of a toy collecting forum.

What exactly are you phishing for Steve? Are you under pressure from a third party to gather personal information on the members here? There are organizations with nice attorneys that are willing and more than able to press back. The greatest thing that these people fear, who move so effortlessly and furtively in secret, is exposure. We haven't become a police state yet.

Just a word of advice to the others that haven't posted: I wouldn't be so quick to volunteer too much personal information on the internet.

It's not like anyone has volunteered home addresses, social security numbers, telephone numbers, etc. Posting personal information is always a bad idea, but I don't think anyone here has posted anything that would enable the theft of their identity.

DarthQuack
02-28-2010, 03:17 PM
I'm a television director/technical director for a 24 hour local news station in Albany, NY. I direct news/sports/specialty shows for that air in Albany, Syracuse, Binghampton, Watertown and now the Hudson Valley...I've been there for 7.5 years and get free cable and road runner since we're owned by Time Warner Cable. :thumbsup:

TeeEye7
02-28-2010, 07:17 PM
...I've been there for 7.5 years and get free cable and road runner since we're owned by Time Warner Cable. :thumbsup:

Oh, suuure! Rub it in!

DarkJedi5
03-01-2010, 08:51 AM
I'm a law school student. Though I may post again in a few months with something new depending if I can't find a good internship for this summer....

Bel-Cam Jos
03-01-2010, 07:19 PM
It's not like anyone has volunteered home addresses, social security numbers, telephone numbers, etc. Posting personal information is always a bad idea, but I don't think anyone here has posted anything that would enable the theft of their identity.Since you asked:

123 Fake St.
Shelbyville, KY/MO 44449-8711
(227) 883-1284
SSN # 327-77-1138
PIN# 1234
Blood Type: OG
Crip Type: LA
SAT Score: 800 Verbal, 12 Math
ACT Score: 1
PSP Score: 52,000,000

Ta dah! :p

But I am careful with what people know about me via the InnerWeb. Like, I only give my credit card number to people who use proper punctuation...

morpheus282
03-01-2010, 07:45 PM
Ah ha! You have given me all the information I need to assume your identity! Now I am you as I am he as you are he as you are me and we are all together!


Goo goo ga joob.

TeeEye7
03-02-2010, 03:33 AM
SAT Score: 800 Verbal, 12 Math

Slacker! ;)

Bel-Cam Jos
03-02-2010, 06:40 PM
Hey, I thought it was an essay word problem.

p.s. Actually, I never took the SAT. JCs don't require it.

Mister Roboto
03-03-2010, 10:02 PM
I randomly show up on message boards and post links to threads that duplicate each other.

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=3848

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=31028

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=14724

DarkJedi5
03-03-2010, 10:08 PM
I randomly show up on message boards and post links to threads that duplicate each other.

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=3848

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=31028

http://forums.sirstevesguide.com/showthread.php?t=14724

Does that pay well?

Mister Roboto
03-03-2010, 10:09 PM
Not at all. :(

bigbarada
03-06-2010, 07:31 AM
I assemble bikes, furniture, grills, displays, and do little handyman fix up projects for a Wal-Mart store here in Illinois. Other part time jobs I had a little over a year ago
H.E.C. (Health enhancement center) attendant for the Y.M.C.A. and pizza delivery person. currently I just work at Wal-Mart.

I just started at the Walmart in Litchfield, Illinois last week. I'm working overnights stocking the 97 Wall (lunchmeats, hot dogs, bacon, breakfast sausage, etc.). I'm not yet decided on how much I like it. I'll have to wait and see if those bi-weekly paychecks are worth the amount of work involved.

I still do the website for Matt Hughes and just started doing some website work for Patrick Flanigan (the sport shooter); but the whole freelance thing just gets tiring after a while.

InsaneJediGirl
03-06-2010, 08:27 PM
Since Forensic Science didn't pan out for me, I work at Nike as an Athlete(Code for Sales Associate). I'm also back in school...well....applied to school again

Devo
03-06-2010, 10:52 PM
Still just a shopkeeper. Never done anything else and now I'm too demotivated and too afraid to try. lollollollol...lol......lol............:nerv:

bobafrett
03-08-2010, 09:27 AM
I just started at the Walmart in Litchfield, Illinois last week. I'm working overnights stocking the 97 Wall (lunchmeats, hot dogs, bacon, breakfast sausage, etc.). I'm not yet decided on how much I like it. I'll have to wait and see if those bi-weekly paychecks are worth the amount of work involved.

I still do the website for Matt Hughes and just started doing some website work for Patrick Flanigan (the sport shooter); but the whole freelance thing just gets tiring after a while.

I've been there 6 years now, plus the other 6 I was there between 1996 and 2002, when I was let go for pushing another associate. :rolleyes: 12 years of the retail grind.

Tycho
03-09-2010, 11:40 AM
I'm an as-of-yet unsold author, but getting your work published takes a long, expensive toll on you. I think I'm really close now.

Probably in April, I will look for regular employment in a tough market, after my kidney transplant and medical crisis of last year and now as I finish some personal projects, like getting that novel wrapped up - though I'll then have to do a lot of marketing work for it.

I have a BA degree in economics and political science.

I was a former elected councilman in a regional sub-area of San Diego, a political / community relations consultant, a financial planner / stock and insurance broker, and an aide for my United States Congress Representative. I'm also a good bartender.

Anyone have any job leads?

Oh - and in the next 3 years I should have my MA degree in Social Work and do counseling at a local hospital where I volunteer my time, now.

mtriv73
03-09-2010, 02:01 PM
Have you considered becoming a lobbyist? It sounds like your extremely qualified (assuming you really are a good bartender.)

Tycho
03-10-2010, 06:15 AM
Have you considered becoming a lobbyist? It sounds like your extremely qualified (assuming you really are a good bartender.)

I've given it the passing thought - and done similar work as a redevelopment consultant - to get San Diego City Council to award project approvals or cough up fund allocations.

CaptainSolo1138
03-10-2010, 11:47 PM
I payed tons of money to have a piece of paper hanging on my wall that says I'm a teacher.

However, the world sucks and I'm wasting my life substitute teaching, coaching soccer and working in the electrical department at Home Depot.

Daryl VayDar
03-11-2010, 10:05 AM
1) I'm a parent.

2) I own a Print Shop.

3) I also do graphic design and illustrations on a freelance/commission basis...but I'm starting to move those things under the "umbrella" of the shop.

JimJamBonds
03-11-2010, 10:10 AM
I payed tons of money to have a piece of paper hanging on my wall that says I'm a teacher.

Don't worry Cappy, I spent a bunch of money for a piece of paper saying I have a degree in history and humanistic studies.

Bel-Cam Jos
03-12-2010, 10:32 AM
I didn't spend too much money (taking JC courses, and when state-school college wasn't as uber-expensive as now) on a Business Admin. and History degree, but did spend more moola on credentials for Bus. Adm., History, and English.

LusiferSam
03-12-2010, 12:51 PM
I spend a bunch on money and several years a piece of paper in order to spend more money and couple more to get another piece paper in order to spend even more money and many more year on yet a third piece paper that I still don't have. Bull, more and piled higher and deeper. I've spend half my life in college. Really sad part is I job I want is just what I'm doing now, but they pay me to do it rather than me paying them.

2-1B
03-13-2010, 12:01 AM
I payed tons of money to have a piece of paper hanging on my wall that says I'm a teacher.

However, the world sucks and I'm wasting my life substitute teaching, coaching soccer and working in the electrical department at Home Depot.

I'll agree with you on the wastefulness of soccer lol...but I think subbing is something to be proud of and while Depot may not be your ideal place, you're earning for your adorable kids which is commendable, so good on you. :cool:

Still, I know what you (and JimJam) are saying. I have the same piece of paper as JimJam and I'm just working in a business role for the same company I did factory temp work in during college. However, I do know that without my college background, I wouldn't have worked my way up to where I am now...so instead of working a blue collar job I find myself in a corporate seat, patiently waiting for the day JT will Skype me. :love: