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Old 03-14-2010, 12:08 AM   #1
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What does everyone do for a living?

I was just wondering what everyone does for a living.

I am a student and part time IT consultant.


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Old 03-14-2010, 01:29 PM   #2
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I'm CEO of my wife's hair salon.

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Old 03-14-2010, 01:34 PM   #3
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Not much. I'm retired.

I was a full-time caregiver for my grandson but since his dad lost his job the first of the year, I don't even do that.
"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
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Old 03-14-2010, 01:36 PM   #4
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Full time caregiver to my 83 year old mother with dementia. Ocassionally I dabble in photography, mainly shooting weddings on the beach.
Finally things have started clicking for me, my knees, my elbows, my back, etc...
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:17 PM   #5
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My husband "retired" from the military about 15 years ago. Because we decided to be child-less-by-choice, we could afford to really retire early (most military people couldn't in a million years live on their "retirement" pension). So we've had few paying jobs over the last decade or so. We do some civic stuff. When I did work, I worked in administrative positions, mostly for the government.
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:53 PM   #6
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at 72, i too am retired. i was manager of a hallmark store in northern calif. before that various retail jobs. for two granddaughters was major caregiver for five years. i loved it. we had "school " in my sun room. great memories!!
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:53 PM   #7
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I work for the U.S. Government as a unofficial representative for Smokey Bear. Officially and professonally, I am a forester for the U.S. Forest Service.
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Old 03-14-2010, 07:36 PM   #8
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My DH and I owned two pharmacies and I was a pharmacy tech at one of them. I am now retired...Ahhh life in the fast lane I now cook and watch several grand kids during the week...
HEAVEN is Cade, Ethan,Carson, and Olivia,Alyssa,Gianna
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Old 03-14-2010, 07:39 PM   #9
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Work all my life until retirement, now I enjoy my family. Belong to a sewing circle of family and friends. Enjoy cooking sometimes, especially pies and cookies.
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Old 03-14-2010, 07:41 PM   #10
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I currently own a graphics business. We do a lot of large format digital printing, custom print and die cut decals. We also specialize in Signage be it banners , magnetics, industrial signage and custom write on eraseable boards. Oh I almost forgot....we do a lot of vehicle graphics as well.

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