What do you do for a living?
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08-17-2012, 09:09 AM
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Norfolk, VA
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I work as a Court Security and Screening Officer in a Judiciary Courthouse during the day. At night I work as a Machine Operator for Revision Military (
. Yes that is 2 40+ hour jobs a week. So on average about 90 hours a week! Awesome! Not. In addition to going to school to get my Associates. Only two classes left. This is been a 10+ year assignment!
Very impressive. Make sure you take time to maintain your health: i.e. cardio workouts a few times a week, and a few hours a week of farniente. Burnouts are nasty.
I had that type of life in the first year of my postdoc research stint in Japan, when I had not yet finished my thesis and was working on it every evening, plus Saturdays and half of Sundays, while also doing my Japanese homework at every meal. Came very close to burning out myself.
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