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    So I just started a new job, going on a month. I can honestly say that I'm happier than I've ever been. I was always skeptical that anyone could ever truly enjoy their job (work), I've been proven wrong. Just curious how many out there have jobs that make the anticipation for the weekend almost disappear...


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    That's cool, would you mind sharing what kind of work you do?



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    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    That's cool, would you mind sharing what kind of work you do?
    Engineering Test lab, something new everyday... It is awesome work!


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    I just switched jobs recently also, and I love what I'm doing now, but nothing compares to the weekend!


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    I have a fairly new job, and can't believe that I can actually plan weekends in advance!! Oh, and I can drink at my job, cuz I work from home! It doesn't get any better than this. ;-)



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    I work on campus too and love it!


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    Im working with someone else until I get my license this fall and I couldn't be more miserable. Less than 4 monts and counting.....



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    It's really surprising to me how a bad job can make everythign else feel misrible. I spent 7 months at a job I hated and I was just in a bad mood all around. Now I have a great job and things couldn't be better.



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    I too, hope to someday find what you all are referring to as a "fun job".

    I hate stuff.



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    Re: Job

    I have found that job. A job that I love so much that lately Mondays are my favorite and Fridays are 3 whole days until monday again (maybe not completely, but close).

    Once you find a job like that, you wonder how you ever went to work before.


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    Quote Originally Posted by SVT View Post
    I have found that job. A job that I love so much that lately Mondays are my favorite and Fridays are 3 whole days until monday again (maybe not completely, but close).

    Once you find a job like that, you wonder how you ever went to work before.

    I understand completely, it's an amazing feeling...


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    ISUCyclones - you are the first person to actually get what I'm talking about. Everyone else (Friends and family) are like, "What? You don't like weekends?"


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    I really like my job and I like the people I work with (one is even an ISU grad. What are the chances of that happening on a job in New Orleans with less than 30 salaried employees). To things I'm not thrilled about the job are: Hours (I'm at work at 6:30 and leave between 5:30-6:00) and as the new guy (both to the industry and the job) I get some of the less interesting and more mundane and grueling tasks.



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    I liked my job until this site got blocked



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    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONE STATE View Post
    I liked my job until this site got blocked
    Haha!


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