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  1. Find Your Kith
    I did searches and couldn't find a kith for people who work at home, so I thought I'd start one. Kiths don't seem to be all that active, but maybe we can change that. I'm a novelist who works from my home office. Like many writers, I'm not rich, but I keep it going. I'd like to integrate more...
  2. Health and beauty
    Fun test! What career will suit your personality? | iVillage UK Already did the events organizer and if you count homeschooling, teacher. Also taught Native American history to third and fourth graders. Kind of like the idea of travel agent, sounds like fun. My Results This description...
  3. General Chat
    They started to advertise this website on tv. It is called discoveryourskills.com. I went on it briefly and it looks interesting. Especially for people like me who still do not know what they want to do when they grow up. Thought it might help someone figure out a new career with this every...
  4. Frugal Living
    My dd14 is starting to research for her career. She has said lawyer or teacher. Once she found out the length of time and expense of lawyer, she decided against it for now. As a family with 4 kids, she knows her help has limits. Then teacher came along. It is something that she has talked...
  5. General Chat
    I've slowly been retiring. For some folks, retirement is a one time thing: today I work, tomorrow I don't. But for me, retirement came in increments. I loved being a teacher, and taught at one level or another, in one place or another, in some shape or another for 40 years! Yep, started in...
  6. Dave Ramsey
    We went to the career lesson last night. This is one that was hard for me. The other lessons were all topics that lent themselves to making a plan and then executing the plan as time and income allowed. This lesson though, especially the discussion questions left me a bit out of sorts. My...
  7. Careers
    I'm currently an analytical chemist in pharmaceutical industry with master degree in chemistry and 7 years experience. I'm going to be laid off by the end of August. There are very few chemistry jobs in my area. On the other hand, my wife has a very stable job with excellent benefits, just...
  8. Careers
    My daughter is looking at seeking a degree in graphic design. Does anyone know how the current job outlook is in that field?
  9. Blog
    It never fails: You encounter new people and the first question they ask is, “So, what do you do?” Occasionally you’ll encounter people that seem to ask this question out of a genuine interest in you and your life, but most of the time you can tell that it’s their way of quickly sizing up your...
  10. Find Your Kith
    It seems we have so many SAHM making their dollars stretch here, I wanted to see if there were many people who worked full time in a challenging environment? I work in financial services in the big city, commute 3 hours a day - leaving home at 6:30 a.m. and getting home at 7:00 p.m. I have to...
  11. Blog
    You can control your financial destiny, live a good lifestyle, retire with security and grace -- even luxury -- if you make good decisions and avoid some of the mistakes your friends are making: Plan for a good career. Don't just settle for whatever comes along. You have to make your own way...
  12. General Chat
    Has anyone taken any classes from Stratford Career?? If so did you find it helpful of getting ahead in your job or a new job? I would love to take some classes to get a degree in Business but the price of going to school is so expensive and I will not put my family into any kind of hardship...
  13. Careers
    This site can give you info to help you make that dream come true. http://www.careeronestop.org/
  14. Careers
    On July 22nd I will be traveling from Nebraska to North Carolina for a job interview! Yay! This will be my first true career as for the past year I have been a volunteer coach for the local university and I am applying to be a full time coach at this university in NC. I am so nervous, but the...
  15. General Chat
    First of all, we all want our kids to be happy and work in a field they love, ofcourse. They can choose what ever they want to. But in your dreams (or nightmares) where do you see your children? What would be a good job for them? My DS17 says he is going to be a highschool geography/biology...
  16. News you can use
    Fast, cheap career changes that pay off Dreaming of a new career? Some pay well, are in hot demand and don't require a four-year degree.
  17. General Chat
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the site and this looks like a great community. Recently I quit my high pressured corporate job with a major US multinational that was located here is Sydney. I'm 51 yrs and simply got fed up with 11 hours a day at work not being enough to keep the corporation happy...
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