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electrodummie

Post subject: making choices Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2007 4:48 pm

Lieutenant

Joined: Wed Sep 15, 2004 3:15 am

Posts: 4

Location: Huntington beach

well I dont know if this really fits in the employment section but here goes.

For the sake of anonymity I been working as a technician @ company "A" got a job offer @ a very prominent company "B" . My issue is I am not very happy @ "A" . Basically im a overpaid assembler that know has become lazy. Know i am worried that i am going to have to really hard @ company "B".

I really like company "A" it has great people /boss also good work enviroment and i find that hard to find. I dont see company "A" finding a postion i like.

I dont believe i am saying this ( i used to be a hard worker) , but i am not sure what to do. I guess i am worried if my skill are up to par ,or it my be new job butterflies.

Any advice?

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RFDave

Post subject: Posted: Sat Aug 18, 2007 9:29 pm

Captain

Joined: Sat Apr 22, 2006 11:14 pm

Posts: 10

So if you stick at Company A, fat, dumb, and happy, what happens in 3 or 4 years when you are laid off because of a change in corporate direction? If you move to Company B, will you learn things and become a better tech?

Dave

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kpainter

Post subject: Posted: Mon Aug 20, 2007 11:52 am

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Joined: Wed Aug 20, 2003 11:47 am

Posts: 47

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

I would agree with Dave. Also, if you think you are lazy, I guarantee that others see you that way too.

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