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Going back to work this fall

Old 07-01-06, 10:25 AM
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Going back to work this fall

And I'm not really sure what to do. I've been home for the last 9 years and with the exception of working at my church from time to time and the 6 weeks I spent with a litagation firm, I have been home, caring for the kids.

Here are my choices ~
1. Wells Fargo call center, pays good, only a 5 minute drive away, would be full time.

2. Comcast call center, pays ok, about 15 minutes away, would be full time, hate Comcast though and have satilite so not sure how well that would go over.

3. Throw myself on the mercy of a temp service and see what they give me.

4. Find part time work somewhere, like Target and deal with making minimum wage and having shitty hours.

5. Doing something at home (not phone sex) like selling something like scrapbook shit or whatever.

What do you guys think? I used to work a switchboard many, many, many years ago so I'm really good on the phone and I can type about 80 words per minute and can do a ten key on the computer by sight. I know a few basic computer programs but other than that, I don't really have any modern skills. Shoot, I can barely figure out my stupid cell phone.

Ok, tell me what you all think. I have until the kids go back to school before I can even think about getting a job, day care for both boys would be way too expensive.

Thanks people of Otter
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Old 07-01-06, 10:33 AM
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1 or 2 seem the best choices. I think Full Time is the only way to go these days.
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Originally Posted by Canadian Bacon
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Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.
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Old 07-01-06, 11:05 AM
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Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.

You might be surprised just how desperate some men really are.
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You might be surprised just how desperate some men really are.
I think we know one potential customer, Kitty.
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Kitty, do you want full time work?
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Old 07-01-06, 11:19 AM
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Adopt another child and stay at home.
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Old 07-01-06, 11:20 AM
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Originally Posted by kgrogers1979
You might be surprised just how desperate{<---key word-} some men really are.
Kitty, so how much ya chargin'?
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who has the best benefits?how are the conditions in the call centers
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Originally Posted by Kittydreamer
Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.
There is a market for everything.

Webcam?

I've always been wary of call centers b/c of some of the horror stories I hear, though if you can find a place with some decent people, it might be a nice fit given your skillset.

I'd test out temp work b/c of your computer skills (typing, etc). It might pay a bit better, and you might be able to find a good fit.

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Kitty, so how much ya chargin'?
Still trying to prove that while you're a mod, you don't swing that way?
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Originally Posted by Bushdog
Still trying to prove that while you're a mod, you don't swing that way?
I'll swing any way she wants
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Originally Posted by Bushdog
I think we know one potential customer, Kitty.

That was my neg hit for the day.



Did it work?
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Originally Posted by Kittydreamer
Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.
I recommend not getting into sales.
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Adopt another child and stay at home.
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Originally Posted by Kittydreamer
Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.
You had me at fat...
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Originally Posted by Kittydreamer
Yeah, I'm not sure what kind of man would want a fat pasty white housewife giggling her droopy over-nursed boobs in his face but hey, thanks for the suggestion.
I've heard of jiggling them, but giggling? Do you tell them a joke?

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I guess I don't see the issue with choice #1 then.
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Old 07-01-06, 02:47 PM
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Ok, yes I want to work full time and NO I'm not going to do phone sex or adopt a child or *have* another child or do lap dances...you dorks.
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Originally Posted by ShallowHal
I've heard of jiggling them, but giggling? Do you tell them a joke?

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sorry, typo and sorry you think I'm so
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Originally Posted by pedagogue
There is a market for everything.

Webcam?

I've always been wary of call centers b/c of some of the horror stories I hear, though if you can find a place with some decent people, it might be a nice fit given your skillset.

I'd test out temp work b/c of your computer skills (typing, etc). It might pay a bit better, and you might be able to find a good fit.

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Yeah, again, not so sure anyone would really want to pay to see my fat butt on a webcam but thanks anyway...

I agree with you about the temp service. I've always had good luck there.
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Old 07-01-06, 02:55 PM
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Ok, now I need help with my resume...
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