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Re: NEW JOB! Possible Effects on my CC Activity

Postby Eklund » Wed Jan 08, 2014 1:33 am

Dude, this is exciting news! Huge congrats! I wish you the best of luck in your new position.
You would rather be building right now.
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Re: NEW JOB! Possible Effects on my CC Activity

Postby SSchmidt » Wed Jan 08, 2014 2:40 am

AK_Brickster wrote:Well, it didn't take long once I passed my PE for it to pay off! I was contacted over the holidays by a company I've worked with in my current position and they offered me a job with them at a much better salary and much shorter commute. I've just committed to take them up on the offer after negotiating a raise for myself 8) , so I'll be starting there in a few weeks.

I'm not sure how this will affect my current activity level of near-twenty-four-seven forum monitoring, since I will be out at job sites a lot more and less able to just pop up a browser window to check in on things.
However, with the shorter commute (15 mins instead of 1 hour), I should have more free time to build after work and will hopefully still be able to reply to people promptly either after work or via my phone.

The increased salary (34% raise!) should also enable me to feed my habit more than adequately, so I'm pretty excited! :D

I'll keep you all posted as to how things are going once I'm switched over. Wish me luck!


Man that's awesome. Congratulations on all the new job entails. Those long commutes are killer, and getting as much free time as possible will more than make up for it.

34% is a substantial amount. Can't wait to see all the good deals you will be posting in the B/S/T forum :D
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Re: NEW JOB! Possible Effects on my CC Activity

Postby Sir Valiant » Wed Jan 08, 2014 7:35 pm

Good for you Jordan! that sure is exciting to have such a substantial increase in pay and shorter commute to work! :)
I really enjoy your builds, so I can't wait to see what you come up with in your extra time!

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Re: NEW JOB! Possible Effects on my CC Activity

Postby Sir Erathor » Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:32 pm

I'm very pleased for you, that you'll be travelling less and buying LEGO more 8)
Well done once again!
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Re: NEW JOB! Possible Effects on my CC Activity

Postby Louie le Brickvalier » Thu Jan 09, 2014 8:47 pm

Very exciting news! Nothing wrong with less travel and more salary! :lol:
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