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View Poll Results: What do you do for a living?
Technology
55
38.19%
Sales
4
2.78%
Medical
11
7.64%
Financial
10
6.94%
Education
18
12.50%
Management
15
10.42%
Trades
16
11.11%
Hospitality
5
3.47%
Retired/Disabled
18
12.50%
Between Jobs
5
3.47%
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What do you do for a living?

Old 08-09-20, 09:06 AM
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I'm a stay at home Dad/Trophy husband....financially, it doesn't pay much.
Can I check all the boxes?
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Old 08-11-20, 12:20 AM
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Clinical Scientist/Medicine
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Old 08-11-20, 01:14 AM
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Working in that space between software engineers and middle management is what I do in exchange for money. It pays for the bikes.
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Old 08-13-20, 07:38 PM
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Embedded Software. Computers in places that they have no business being.
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Old 08-14-20, 09:22 AM
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I'm in the Medical field. I have posted on a few threads about my Commuting advantage:
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I’m a decades-long year-round commuter, [until recently] 14 miles one way, here in Metro Boston. In my job I work pretty much solo, dressed in surgical scrubs, and I clean up before I leave home, so day-to-day presentation is no big deal.
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Old 08-14-20, 11:44 AM
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Architect here. I rent an office space in the downtown of the city that I live in and try to bike as much as I can (+/– 15 min each way). Usually it's the construction site visits that mandate my use of my car.
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Old 08-14-20, 01:33 PM
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Grow allot of plants
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Old 08-14-20, 01:48 PM
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IT support and tester for a software developer, so home based. Also have two small kids at home who take up waaay too much of my time. Wish I lived 10 miles or so from work so that I had to ride there...
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Old 08-19-20, 05:32 AM
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****, what haven't I done? Currently I'm in the military as a section supervisor for the IT section. Set to retire soon and become a professional slackass.
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Old 08-21-20, 05:48 AM
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<< Retired tool and die maker.
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Old 08-28-20, 06:13 AM
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Originally Posted by alan s View Post
I would choose “other” or “none of the above” if given the option. As it is, I cannot participate in your poll.
+1, not that I'm complaining. This is a pretty diverse group. I am a museum curator.
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Old 08-28-20, 08:30 AM
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Medical field.
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Old 09-02-20, 08:45 AM
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Civil engineering, specifically road & street design. Not sure where that puts me in the poll.
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Old 09-02-20, 09:09 AM
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Civil engineering, specifically road & street design. Not sure where that puts me in the poll.
Had no idea looking at your handle/screen name lol.
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Old 09-02-20, 09:09 AM
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Originally Posted by burritos View Post
Medical field.
Burritos are life savers.
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Old 10-13-20, 10:42 PM
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I mine data in the financial world. I used to bike to an office, but I changed employers well before covid hit and they allowed me to work from home, but I still get up on occasion and commute round trip to my garage.
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Old 10-13-20, 11:01 PM
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Guitar repair, mostly
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Old 10-19-20, 01:37 PM
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I am a dance trainer, I love working with kids and teaching them how to move their body
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No poll option for Government/Federal workers.. I am an Immigration Officer 24 years.. 6 more till retirement
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Ultrasonic inspector , ASTM level II. I work in the nuclear industry, specifically inspecting the tubing used to make nuclear fuel rods. I didn’t vote in the poll because I’m lazy...
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Old 10-23-20, 09:11 AM
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I was in Information Technology for 34 years. I'm back in college to finish the Computer Science degree I left undone over 30 years ago, and when I grow up, I'm going to be a school teacher.
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Old 10-25-20, 08:12 PM
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Voted trades. Aircraft mechanic Airframe and Powerplant rated and employed at a couple hangars, Shimano drivetrain certified and working at a bike shop.
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Old 10-28-20, 09:16 AM
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Another technology (IT) geek here. I do mostly Linux server admin stuff with some DNS, firewall and load balancer config thrown in.
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Old 10-28-20, 09:19 AM
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I was in Information Technology for 34 years. I'm back in college to finish the Computer Science degree I left undone over 30 years ago, and when I grow up, I'm going to be a school teacher.
Good on ya Tom. Never too late for school. You could easily argue that many of us should probably be going back to school as well...
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