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Old 07-27-2002, 11:57 PM
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Another thing I love about this profession, you advance your position largely based on passing the exams, while the exams aren't perfect ways to evaluate a candidate, it's the least partial method of promoting someone, everyone has a shot at FSA. Unlike many other professions that promotions/raises are due to connections, backgrounds, butt-kissings, nepotism, etc.
While its true that everyone has a shot at FSA, and would be entitled to the raises and bonuses accordingly, ass-kissing, connections, etc are not unheard of in this profession when it comed to advancement.
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I'm not sure it's the second best job, but I sure feel like #2! :P
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