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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Kimberly » Sat Jan 12, 2013 2:25 am

Pwolf wrote:So I had my second interview yesterday with my Boss for the position I've been stressing over the past month or so. The position was for a Specialist but my boss didn't feel that any of the candidates, including myself, were really up to that level. Honestly, he's right, I'm definitely not. Even though I have the technical skills and experience, I lack others that the position requires. While I know I am capable of learning and handling the responsibilities, his decision to not hire me as a Specialist makes sense. That said, he offered me the job as a Technician II, with the intent to move up to a Specialist.

So yea, after 4+ years working there part time, I'm finally going to be full time. Exciting.

Congrats :sorcerer:
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby CodeZTM » Sat Jan 12, 2013 7:24 am

Pwolf wrote:So I had my second interview yesterday with my Boss for the position I've been stressing over the past month or so. The position was for a Specialist but my boss didn't feel that any of the candidates, including myself, were really up to that level. Honestly, he's right, I'm definitely not. Even though I have the technical skills and experience, I lack others that the position requires. While I know I am capable of learning and handling the responsibilities, his decision to not hire me as a Specialist makes sense. That said, he offered me the job as a Technician II, with the intent to move up to a Specialist.

So yea, after 4+ years working there part time, I'm finally going to be full time. Exciting.


YAY! Congratulations. :)
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby JaddziaDax » Sat Jan 12, 2013 3:59 pm

way to go pwolf
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Castor Troy » Sat Jan 12, 2013 4:39 pm

The King has returned!
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Taite » Sat Jan 12, 2013 4:41 pm

Goooo Broncos!!! :bzz:
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby lloyd9988 » Sun Jan 13, 2013 12:08 am

Taite wrote:Goooo Broncos!!! :bzz:


Lol they lost :ying: TO THE RAVENS!!!! |:> |:> |:>
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Taite » Sun Jan 13, 2013 12:35 am

stfu brad you uncultured swine from arizona with the shitty cardinals for a home team. way to suck. :bear:
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Mkid » Sun Jan 13, 2013 12:38 am

Taite wrote:stfu brad you uncultured swine from arizona with the shitty cardinals for a home team. way to suck. :bear:

:up: how bout them broncos alex?
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Taite » Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:11 am

why you guys gotta hate on me in my time of mourning ):
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Kitsuner » Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:13 am

Taite wrote:why you guys gotta hate on me in my time of mourning ):

It's not mourning yet. The sun won't come up for hours.
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Taite » Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:16 am

the sun will never come up now.
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby lloyd9988 » Sun Jan 13, 2013 1:23 am

Taite wrote:the sun will never come up now.


*Sun comes up the next morning*

Oh... Would you look at that... :bear:
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Kimberly » Sun Jan 13, 2013 3:20 am

Doesn't really fit, but play me on Ruzzle! Username is KimmyM22 (:

I guess I can say playing with people that aren't complete strangers makes me happy? Hahaha
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby ngsilver » Mon Jan 14, 2013 12:42 pm

So I just had a meeting with my boss and I've been offered one of 2 positions as a Microsoft Engineer, which position depends on which team would be in the end wanting/getting me.

While I'm not really keen on doing MS work, I do know my shit for the most part as far as it comes to working with MS products, a lot more then I did when I was offered the Hyperion position a month ago.

I decided to go with it. While again it's not the network team, which I've been wanting to move to, I also don't have my CCNA yet and they really want that. I can still work on getting my CCNA over the next few months, as I have been planning on, even while doing the work of an MS engineer, and I can switch teams when I'm ready.

Either way, with this news and work sending me to Vegas for 2 weeks to work on our new datacenter, I'm pretty happy. :beer: :pizza:
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Re: The Happy Thread

Postby Qyot27 » Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:23 pm

I ordered Orgy's first album on the 10th; it arrived today. When I have songs from an album and then purchase the album, I adjust the timestamps on the new copy of the song to match the old one. For that particular CD, it was the cover of "Blue Monday". This is where it gets spooky.

The timestamps on the old MP3 version of it I had:
Created: 2002-01-14 21:15:58.000
Modified: 2002-01-14 22:04:32.000

That's right, 11 years to the day (and day of the week - January 14th, 2002 was also a Monday just like this year, not to mention what song it was to start with). And this was all completely unintentional, because I hadn't looked at the timestamps for that copy until just about an hour ago.
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