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    What was the thinking process that led you to your current plans for the future? What's the main critereon for what you want to do? Money, prestige, stability, social worth? Do tell.

    Personally, I want to become a scientist because new research can leave a lasting, beneficial legacy to society.
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    Music. Money, glamour, girls, fame, creative satisfaction... perfect .
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    television producer/film director - it will be fun
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    Shouldn't this be in the Careers subforum?
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    Teacher. I like ickle kids (don't insinuate i like them in that way, it's immature and gross.) I just like the way they're friendly and don't get embarased when they act like utter fools. Being a primary school teacher has decent enough pay, massive holidays, good hours, it's relatively fun and overall a good and rewarding job, its only downfall is that it requires patience and you have to get on well with young kids which i definitely do, and i went to my old primary school for work experience and i'm convinced that i want to persue it.
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    (Original post by theaman)
    Shouldn't this be in the Careers subforum?
    No. Because edders says so!
    I thought it would make a nice change from the usual crap we have in 'general chat'
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    (Original post by edders)
    No. Because edders says so!
    I thought it would make a nice change from the usual crap we have in 'general chat'
    What do you define as "crap"?
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    *Looks at poll options* Just enjoying what you do?
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    (Original post by Zapsta)
    *Looks at poll options* Just enjoying what you do?
    How do you know if your satisfied with your job if you haven't started it?
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    (Original post by tis_me_lord)
    Teacher. I like ickle kids (don't insinuate i like them in that way, it's immature and gross.) I just like the way they're friendly and don't get embarased when they act like utter fools. Being a primary school teacher has decent enough pay, massive holidays, good hours, it's relatively fun and overall a good and rewarding job, its only downfall is that it requires patience and you have to get on well with young kids which i definitely do, and i went to my old primary school for work experience and i'm convinced that i want to persue it.
    Yeah I get on well with young kids too. At the end of year in our physics class we had a bunch of primary school children come up to see us do wacky experiments (I electrocuted a gherkin; it glows orange ), and I think I coped well with explaining it to them
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    Plastic surgeon because i think it will be really interesting :rolleyes:
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    (Original post by theaman)
    How do you know if your satisfied with your job if you haven't started it?
    You don't, but I will choose my career with a view to just enjoying the work.
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    Isn't this in the wrong subforum?
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    (Original post by edders)
    Yeah I get on well with young kids too. At the end of year in our physics class we had a bunch of primary school children come up to see us do wacky experiments (I electrocuted a gherkin; it glows orange ), and I think I coped well with explaining it to them
    Plus they say strange things that can keep you amused for the day, like one girl who came up to me and said "did you know girls have two bums, we have one at the front too!" I also got lots of presents when i left, and they cheered as soon as i entered a room, i don't envision that kind of welcoming atmosphere at any other job. I'm doing physics next year, perhaps i'll get to do that experiment.
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    (Original post by Zapsta)
    You don't, but I will choose my career with a view to just enjoying the work.
    What do you want to do, and why do you think you'll enjoy it?
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    Paramedic. I like a challange. Job satisfaction is very important to me. The money is ok, once I actually become a paramedic. I dont think everyday will be the same. Im sure I'll be ok with ppl being sick and p*ssing on me one day lol
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    i wanna be a scientist where i can mix lots of chemicals together.......and make pretty colours with them:rolleyes:
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    (Original post by amazingtrade)
    Isn't this in the wrong subforum?
    that's what i was thinkin....
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    (Original post by Zapsta)
    *Looks at poll options* Just enjoying what you do?
    That was what I was thinking- I guess the last option resembles that most closely.
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    (Original post by tis_me_lord)
    I'm doing physics next year, perhaps i'll get to do that experiment.
    Heh, you can do it with mains electricity (probably one for the lab though, in the protective smoke chamber like how we did it). Just be careful and stand well back when you plug it in!
 
 
 
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