What I'll do for money ... Occupation Topics

  • View author's info posted on Jul 11, 2005 at 21:04



    Ecam write:
    katiegirl

    Did you try to fix your running toilet yet? You should at least give it a try as it's an easy and relatively cheap fix.

    Have a safe one out there..



    No, Ecam .... I just moved.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 09, 2005 at 00:53



    katiegrl write:
    Could you fix a "belief" system, BC?



    *******

    Maybe, --- if I believed in what you believed in once.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 08, 2005 at 11:33


    katiegirl

    Hmm well that sure explains a lot as no one can paint an aircraft without federal aviation approval. It has to do with the weight of the paint on the aircraft amongst a whole host of other things as it affects the aircrafts operating certificate. I hope that the owner of the Lear jet gave you a free joy ride besides paying you of course for your art work.

    Did you try to fix your running toilet yet? You should at least give it a try as it's an easy and relatively cheap fix.

    Have a safe one out there..
  • View author's info posted on Jul 08, 2005 at 09:46


    Some of the more interesting ones: personal trainer, sportsmasseuse, a stint as a dogtrainer, a sales person in an art-gallery, interior decorator, an awful two weeks when I flipped burgers until I was fired (the only job I was ever fired from, hehehe!).
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 21:18



    ScrippsRanchMel write:
    F-18 Pilot
    Fireman
    Chip and Dale dancer
    International Spy

    I gave it all up to be a software developer.



    LOL. Mel ... I can believe the software developer job ... and there's photo-proof on another thread that you are a 007, (shaken, not stirred) ... but I'm having trouble buying the Chip and Dale claim. I just can't see you pole-dancing for chipmunks.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 21:02



    Ecam write:
    Okay I'll bite, how and why did you paint a Lear jet? How did you ever get the paint job approved? Since aviation is my passion being a retired AC A-340 Captain and all, I'm just curious.

    Cheers and the first one is on me..



    Hello Flyman!
    I used to hang with a group of small aircraft flight instructors who all knew I was an artist. They gave the Lear jet owner my name because he was looking to have a stylized Canadian flag painted on an angle on the tale.
    Not one to turn down a challenge, OR a unique assignment ... I painted it!
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 20:49



    shelly30can write:
    it is amazing were life takes you when it comes to types of emploment. For many years I have been training exotic cats and previous to that I was in the military. It has taken me to different views and perspectives on life itself and I charish every memory. I am far too spontanious for an office carreer and waste my life away on the telephone (even tho I spend way too much time on the computer.lol)And hello katiegirl, nice to meet a fellow canadian!!!Cheers


    Hey Shelly! That's an incredible kitten you have in your photo! Let me guess ... not exactly a lap cat, right? LOL Beautiful.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 18:46


    Military occupation with assignments in airborne/ranger units. Later, worked with federal government as an intelligence analyst/agent. Now in Odessa, Ukraine living next door to a former KGB agent who still doesn't like Americans. I date his daughter. Coming back to the US in December for New year's Eve party at the Russian Embassy and a few other holiday parties.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 01:03


    Could you fix a "belief" system, BC?
  • View author's info posted on Jul 07, 2005 at 00:53


    Trouble-shooting is a large part of what I do as a lawyer who loves to fight for consumer rights besides my usual legal job, but
    I prefer to list my unpaid jobs where I volunteer my services:
    1) designed, made and sew panels of a cloth banner for a school that spans the whole frontage os a 4 storey building
    2) designed and built two paper 3- D lantern making the number '40' that stood 3x4 metres in the middle of a hotel lobby for the 40th anniversary of a school
    3) designed and built a banner out of 200 platic dishes that spoan the front of a school
    4) made 1000 paper origami butterflies out of magazine paper to cover the front of a hall for a festival
    5) decorated 20 christmas trees , the biggest ws 20 foot high for the American club in Tokyo
    6)decorated a barn dance party with christmas tree decorations all made out of newspaper
    6)ran Brownies and girl scouts troops for 3 years
    7) stood on a bus to petition against ineficient services and sent it to the Mayor of London
    8) lead a team of women to re-cycle textile and material for a charity
    9)helped design costumes for entire cast of school plays, orchestras.

    I really want to be a dept. window designer and dresser..lol
  • View author's info posted on Jul 06, 2005 at 23:00


    This page isn't big enough to list all of mine, but my favorite have been troubleshooting and improving systems - almost any type of system.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 06, 2005 at 19:41


    F-18 Pilot
    Fireman
    Chip and Dale dancer
    International Spy

    I gave it all up to be a software developer.
  • View author's info posted on Jul 06, 2005 at 18:17


    HM! Let's see!

    Cocktail Waitress/Bartender
    Artists Model (drawing/painting)
    Human Resources Advisor
    Recruitment Officer
    Bellydancer (Really! moonlighting)
    Cost Analyst

    And my next job . . . ? A mystery!
  • View author's info posted on Jul 06, 2005 at 14:36


    Okay I'll bite, how and why did you paint a Lear jet? How did you ever get the paint job approved? Since aviation is my passion being a retired AC A-340 Captain and all, I'm just curious.

    Cheers and the first one is on me..
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