View Full Version : I got a job offer :O
Aug 26th, 2005, 02:14 PM
The company I've been doing my co-op work terms with offered me a permanent job today.
They are going to pay me crazy amounts of money for a starting salary and there's good benefits. Plus I get two weeks of vacation per year for the first two years, and three weeks per year after that. :)
Now I can slack off in my final term because I have a jobby. :)
Aug 26th, 2005, 04:14 PM
'Jobby' is english slang for poo.
What is it then? what you doing? I start a new job on wednesday and its a bit scary.
Aug 26th, 2005, 04:31 PM
I had a jobby this morning. It was more satisfying than most.
I'm a software developer. We make financial planning software and most financial institutions in the U.S. and Canada use our stuff. Because I got into the co-op program that my university offers, I'll be graduating in January with a full year of work experience. It's delayed my graduation by 8 months, but the experience is much more valuable that leaving school earlier.
Four more months of classes and then I never have to go to university again. :)
Aug 27th, 2005, 05:48 PM
:) Hey that sounds like what I've done for my degree. Four year course with a placement in the third year.
Although you'll be on a much bigger salary than me. :/ Where I live the money is rubbish for IT and there aren't many jobs.
Aug 27th, 2005, 05:55 PM
Yo! I was in coop. All the A students got job placements and the rest of us didn't. So I quit.
Aug 28th, 2005, 03:20 AM
Damn how old are you?
Aug 28th, 2005, 05:02 AM
Me? I'll be 22 in a few months. :O
Aug 28th, 2005, 01:10 PM
you're not old
Aug 28th, 2005, 05:03 PM
My bones ache. :(
Aug 28th, 2005, 08:52 PM
Thats a pretty good offer! I hope this dosen't mean less WoW!
Aug 29th, 2005, 02:45 PM
Aug 30th, 2005, 12:49 PM
Congrats chimpy, but now u're so busy you don't go on MSN anymore :'(
I'll start university in october
Aug 30th, 2005, 01:07 PM
I also hate the new MSN. It has too much crap. I will make an effort to be online more in the future. ;)
PS. Send me porn. :(
Aug 30th, 2005, 01:56 PM
You can afford it now!
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