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Who Likes Their Job Or School?  
User currently offlineGo Canada! From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 2955 posts, RR: 9
Posted (14 years 2 months 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1879 times:

Hi Everyone,

I was just wondering, im having a few bad work days, do you like your job, if so, why, if no why not?

if yor at school\colleg\uni then do you like your studies?kind regards

Go air canada!

It is amazing what can be accomplised when nobody takes the credit
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User currently offlineVonRichtofen From Canada, joined Nov 2000, 4653 posts, RR: 34
Reply 1, posted (14 years 2 months 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1862 times:

Well, my job is ok, I'm a bellman at a downtown hotel here in Calgary, one thing that makes the job better is that United Airlines is our biggest contract. So I get to meet a lot of pilots and f/a's.

As for my school, well my upgrading my math and english for uni is quite lame, however my flight school is awesome!!!!


Kris  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 73
Reply 2, posted (14 years 2 months 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1854 times:

Transportation Consultant.
Come up with solutions for many urban transit railways as well as freeways, traffic signals etc.
Lot of traveling involved!
- I said this in the last 'jobs' thread. Oct. 2000.

Times do change.
I used to like it but I am getting sick of it. I work around a bunch of uptight East-Coast Ivy League educated snobs! The work environment is too conservative and cutthroat!
I can't complain though. It's batter than not working at all. Thank God for the Non-Aviation forums. It is an outlet and I can always come here to speak with levelheaded intelligent people.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

Bring back the Concorde
User currently offlineTbar220 From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 7013 posts, RR: 24
Reply 3, posted (14 years 2 months 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1848 times:

Who says I'm levelheaded?

 Nuts  Nuts  Nuts  Nuts

NO URLS in signature
User currently offlineTrickijedi From United States of America, joined May 2001, 3266 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (14 years 2 months 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1844 times:

I am the Content Coordinator for Distance Learning and I work for a school in Chicago. The school I work for is a Graduate school in Child Development called Erikson Institute. I am responsible for putting together different on-line programs for Erikson so that students from anywhere in the world are able to take classes at our school. So I guess I work in computers since some of what I do involves technical work.

The job is good, I really enjoy it but it can get boring at times. Coming up with new ideas to improve the status quo is always fun but other than that it's just your normal 9-5 gig. Anyway, here's the URL in case your interested http://www.erikson.edu

I also maintain an e-commerce site and I used to be in the social services field working with kids (which was very stressful) after I graduated from college. But I'm going for my Masters degree now (Business) so that takes my mind off work as well.


Its better to be on the ground wishing you were in the air than be in the air wishing you were on the ground. Fly safe!
User currently offlineSophieMaltese From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 2064 posts, RR: 3
Reply 5, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 1832 times:

I have an accounting job which is okay. It doesn't suck, my coworkers and boss are nice, so it's acceptable. I've had worse. I go to court reporting school, and have been for a while, and it's a maddening process. I love my flying lessons. Hopefully one day all of this will pay off.

User currently offlineCPDC10-30 From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2000, 4928 posts, RR: 22
Reply 6, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 1822 times:

I love my school, Ryerson University...espescially because of the program I'm in (ITM). There are only about 100 people in my year (4th year), and we're really tight. I feel pretty apprehensive about graduating actually...

User currently offlineDasa From East Timor, joined Aug 2001, 760 posts, RR: 6
Reply 7, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 1816 times:

I don't

User currently offlineJwenting From Netherlands, joined Apr 2001, 10213 posts, RR: 17
Reply 8, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 1817 times:

if you don't like your job, get another one. If you don't like your school, tough it out.

I wish I were flying
User currently offlineVapourTrails From Australia, joined Aug 2001, 2111 posts, RR: 3
Reply 9, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 1812 times:

I like my job, I feel 'lucky' that I have a job!! I wanted to be a flight attendent when I was younger, but my Mum talked me out of it. Looking back that was probably a good thing. I would like to find out more about being a flight dispatcher, that would be interesting I think, hard work though? .. not that I mind hard work!! I do see job security as being more important than want you want to do though, that's the way it is these days..

User currently offlineJessman From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 1506 posts, RR: 7
Reply 10, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 1808 times:

I love my Job; Delta Res
I find my school (Northern Kentucky University) acceptable.

User currently offlineTurbolet From Cape Verde, joined Nov 2007, 0 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 1806 times:

The school I finished last year was terrible and hardly bearable.
This year things should (hopefully) change.

User currently offlineRyanb741 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 3222 posts, RR: 14
Reply 12, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1805 times:

I work as a headhunter in the city of London. The money is very good and you get to travel a lot, but unfortunately the hours are extremely long (typically 6.30 am to around 7 pm). Also, the general public have only marginally less distrust for people working in my impression than they have for Osama Bin Laden!  Smile

I used to think the brain is the most fascinating part of my body. But, hey, who is telling me that?
User currently offlineTimmay From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (14 years 2 months 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1797 times:

Love my job, hectic schedules, impossible deadlines, lots of travel but at the end of the day when everything comes together it feels great !

User currently offlineAIR757200 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 1579 posts, RR: 7
Reply 14, posted (14 years 2 months 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1791 times:

Right now, I'm a ticket AAgent, and I absolutely LOVE my job.  Smile Hopefully I will survive the cutbacks.

User currently offlineRoyalDutch From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 917 posts, RR: 2
Reply 15, posted (14 years 2 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1779 times:

Love my school....its tough, but it rocks. Im student council president, on pretty good terms with the staff, and all the kids are great (except a few of the new younger ones..). Excellent school.

User currently offlineGo Canada! From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 2955 posts, RR: 9
Reply 16, posted (14 years 2 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 1777 times:

My uni is really good, im doing an ma at the moment.

I work for britains largest customer services company.companys outsource thir customer servcie to us and we run it for them.

We provide services for Orange,TXU Energi,One to One, ITV Digital etc etc .

I work on the TXU Energi contract, trying to make customers pay their energy bills, while combating snails in electricity meters, aliens stealing bills and mad old women complaining about where their gas and electricity comes from!(i kid ye not).

all good fun!

Id love to work in airline operations but im far suited to working in the foregin office, which hopefully i will get into.

It is amazing what can be accomplised when nobody takes the credit
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