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    Re: Jobs.

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Other interview I have lined up. But alas. No. Bigger than both of those combined I think (for jobs, not revenue)



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    Quote Originally Posted by CyArob View Post
    Boeing. What do I win?




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    Re: Jobs.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    Zach just said he was a software engineer when i asked him.
    I'm going to assume I know the same Zach. Especially if he's really tall.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CyArob View Post
    I'm going to assume I know the same Zach. Especially if he's really tall.
    yessir I've known him since he was not really tall.



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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    My advisor once told me if you can make twice your age, you're doing something right.

    Then again, my advisor also just ******* me out for not having a full time job yet when I still have a year to graduate. So who knows whats best.
    So it's a bad sign that I'm making less than my age, huh?



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    Re: Jobs.

    Ya I have a buddy that just left for Boeing. WTF is with them liking Iowa State students?


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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    Ya I have a buddy that just left for Boeing. WTF is with them liking Iowa State students?
    It might be our top tier Aerospace Engineering program but I'm not sure...




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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    It might be our top tier Aerospace Engineering program but I'm not sure...
    We seriously must have quite the reputation. My buddy is pretty smart but he's stupid at the same time, if that makes any sense. When he said he got a job there I was pretty shocked. They must think pretty highly of this university, though, if they're going to reach out to so many of our students/alumni.

    But ya, I've talked to him since he left a few weeks ago. Haven't discussed the job at all but he loves Seattle.


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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    There were about 80 ISU students (interns and full timers) recruited and accepted for jobs. I don't think they are gonna stop any time soon. It is a big one. Hope that helps.
    I had assumed microsoft/amazon. My bad. But regardless of numbers, try to negotiate up front, and not renege.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    What was your original major? I've thought a lot about getting my mba soon as I'm ready for a change.
    Industrial Engineering. What are you doing now? I'd be happy to give you my two cents. There is definitely opportunity to take advantage of market inefficiencies by getting an MBA, but there are also ways to load up debt and see little return too.



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    Quote Originally Posted by VikesFan28 View Post
    I'm making $300,000 from my home. I set my own hours and work only when I want. If you want this same opportunity visit www.makemoneyfastcom (oops I forgot the . before the com. Add that and it should work). You just need to enter some simple information and then you are ready to make a lot of money like me.
    Is this the truth or the classic get rich quick spam?



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    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    We seriously must have quite the reputation. My buddy is pretty smart but he's stupid at the same time, if that makes any sense. When he said he got a job there I was pretty shocked. They must think pretty highly of this university, though, if they're going to reach out to so many of our students/alumni.

    But ya, I've talked to him since he left a few weeks ago. Haven't discussed the job at all but he loves Seattle.
    Seattle is pretty sweet



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    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    Seattle is pretty sweet
    It used to be a lot better. I grew up in Bellevue, on the east side of Lake Washington. Boeing was the big employer for the entire region from Everett down to Renton. I went off to college and married, and never lived there again. A few years after I left, a couple of startup companies started making a name for themselves...Starbucks & Microsoft. Then Amazon moved in. The two hightech companies and one trendy service company brought in a huge influx of Californians.

    Seattle used to be a big city with a small town attitude, friendly, clean, well behaved. Not anymore. It's not bad by Chicago or New York standards; it's probably only noticeable to those of us who knew it before the tech boom.



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    Accept and don't look back. But I say that as someone who is still looking for a job.


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