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Old 01-25-2017, 07:36 PM
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Default First year on the job

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Did you pass annual review? What type of insurance work are you doing? Entry level or not?
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Old 01-25-2017, 09:18 PM
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Did you pass annual review? What type of insurance work are you doing? Entry level or not?
I passed my performance review (but it was kind of a "too new to rate accurately so we'll give you some leeway for now"), and I'm entry level yes
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ah, my first year. Back then I was a rising star. So ambitious...I would argue with directors about what work I should be doing. Thought I would be the CEO by the time I was 30.

Now I can see why everyone hated me.
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ah, my first year. Back then I was a rising star. So ambitious...I would argue with directors about what work I should be doing. Thought I would be the CEO by the time I was 30.

Now I can see why everyone hated me.


And now?
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well Im over 30 and not the CEO yet. So past me has that to be pissed about.
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What? Why did you change your OP? My video makes no sense without it.
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Like this thread. In my first year now.
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Old 01-27-2017, 01:53 PM
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Rough and awkward at first, with a little blood. But after you get into the swing of things it was really fun.
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