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Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 217
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Posted By Neutral Omen
You must be lurking the sketchy parts of AO. Also...

You must be lurking the sketchy parts of AO. Also your avatar is booze, so that probably contributes a bit.
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Unlike espn, which is srs bzns. My company...

Unlike espn, which is srs bzns.

My company posts Facebook updates in the middle of the workday. I don't Like them during work hours (though I might register as a Seen)
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
It's easy as an EL, I'd just say I'm discussing...

It's easy as an EL, I'd just say I'm discussing my current/next exam. Or recall something good I read by campbell that pertains to work.
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
:iatp: I figure if you don't produce or...

:iatp:

I figure if you don't produce or someone doesn't like you, you'll be part of the layoff wave. Nobody is going to waste time digging through your computer for evidence why you're not...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Why don't you do the math? 40 hour work-week...

Why don't you do the math?

40 hour work-week removing study hours comes out to 34.67 work hours/week. In medieval terms, the other 5.33 hours are built in for contemplation (aquinas alert).

20...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-28-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
A few years ago when I was still in college,...

A few years ago when I was still in college, nursing major was the actuarial science for non-technical people. Unis produced ELs at a high rate, and the degree inflation kept pace with my education...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-27-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Lots of hubris in estimates for...

Lots of hubris in estimates for researchers/professors. Their computers haven't taught them about machine learning and Siri.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Company policies definitely evolve over time to...

Company policies definitely evolve over time to keep up with reality.

I'm guessing a big issue holding it back is the focus on base salary. Someone making 50k doesn't think about all the extra...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Nothing to stop you from forming a part-timer...

Nothing to stop you from forming a part-timer group and seeking group rates. If your company currently foots $10k in benefits in addition to your salary, you can possibly make arrangements to keep...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
It's called consulting (not affiliated with a...

It's called consulting (not affiliated with a firm).
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Lots of jobs today are basically shooting the...

Lots of jobs today are basically shooting the ish. A handful of PhDs will program the automation, and it'll take a corporation to analyze/control the results. All that analysis and control will just...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Or I'd rather work hard to have cool stuff....

Or I'd rather work hard to have cool stuff. What's the point of sitting at home, or playing outside in rundown fields?

I'll pay for my $200/mo gym to get Eucalyptus towels and take cabs to get...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-02-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 31,843
Posted By Neutral Omen
Half of my job is learning crap. I probably "work...

Half of my job is learning crap. I probably "work work" <20 hours (this includes writing documentation...so others can spend their work time learning) and spend the rest figuring stuff out. Then I go...
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