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      10-12-2007, 02:31 PM   #67
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I thought all estate agents drove new Beetles
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      10-12-2007, 02:31 PM   #68
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Mechanical Design engineer for a small company making laser imagesetters for commercial printers. Blu-ray might be the new thing, but we've been using blue lasers for the last 7 years.

Being a relatively small company I get to do quite a range of stuff. Design, draughting, prototype assembly, QA and test, sales demonstration, tech support, technical authoring, sys admin, etc.

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My sister is a gastro nurse. She is of course under strict orders to never discuss anything about work over dinner.
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      10-12-2007, 02:45 PM   #69
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Hey good thread

Am a hotel manager, an mba student at night, and a couple of bits and bobs.

Oh and bye the way, as the forum turn out to be OT sometimes, am still single, so if you know some single friends (female, better to be precise nowadays)

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I am a software engineer for a large American company (they bought the small company I work for years ago)
We do hardware and software solutions for Power companies.

My crap is located in electrical substations and control centres all over the world
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Hey good thread

Am a hotel manager, an mba student at night, and a couple of bits and bobs.

Oh and bye the way, as the forum turn out to be OT sometimes, am still single, so if you know some single friends (female, better to be precise nowadays)

Steph

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      10-12-2007, 03:31 PM   #72
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I am a Chartered Management Accountant and I am currently working as a contractor for a Global FMCG company.
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I am a software engineer for a large American company (they bought the small company I work for years ago)
We do hardware and software solutions for Power companies.

My crap is located in electrical substations and control centres all over the world
Do you want a job in England?
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      10-12-2007, 04:09 PM   #74
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OK - I'm one of the property boys.

Work for one of the larger uk private commercial prop co's doing bits of asset management, investment and development.

Peter, please target your D5 on the estate agent .........
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im an estate agent...

all boo now.......
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pays the bills and a fair bit more, also i have to agree i love it
Noooo .. don't admit it
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(that is i train Financial Advisors and Mortgage Specialists for a top uk bank - on how to rip the general publ...... I mean... sell properly!!)
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er............. no
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LOL. What 'bout

Carlos goes off the rails
Carlos gives off the right signals
Carlos and the fat controller
Carlos takes it up the junction ?

Oh you have seen those ones then?!!

there were my very first ones, so i was a bit stiff and not so flowing
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      10-13-2007, 06:58 AM   #79
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I started out being a really, really lazy git, eventually drifted into serving petrol to give me beer money, then through the back to become a mechanic for some years.

Thought bugger that, back to Uni, got an Hons degree in Mathematics and through the University of Bern and a bit of luck now work in the Swiss National Programme for Radiactive Waste Disposal near Zurich. Also ducking and diving with my brother in several schemes, and some property development (houses).

As a sideline I also do a lot of web/multimedia/3D graphics (this might even fit in the hobby thread) : http://www.dmmultimedia.com where I digitally rebuilt the cars I wanted.

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      10-13-2007, 10:26 AM   #80
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awesome pic dave!

anymore?


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      10-13-2007, 11:39 AM   #81
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OK - I'm one of the property boys.

Work for one of the larger uk private commercial prop co's doing bits of asset management, investment and development.

Peter, please target your D5 on the estate agent .........
You might know a mate of mine who's job description sounds very similar.... property is quite a small world in central london?

He used to work for King Sturge, Chelsfield and then Global Switch - but now works for his boss who owns what I believe is a smaller independent outfit.
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      10-13-2007, 11:57 AM   #82
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I started out being a really, really lazy git, eventually drifted into serving petrol to give me beer money, then through the back to become a mechanic for some years.

Thought bugger that, back to Uni, got an Hons degree in Mathematics and through the University of Bern and a bit of luck now work in the Swiss National Programme for Radiactive Waste Disposal near Zurich. Also ducking and diving with my brother in several schemes, and some property development (houses).

As a sideline I also do a lot of web/multimedia/3D graphics (this might even fit in the hobby thread) : http://www.dmmultimedia.com where I digitally rebuilt the cars I wanted.

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      10-13-2007, 12:00 PM   #83
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I'm the Business Development Director for a financial services company (mortgages, insurance etc.)

Exciting eh??
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hey I see some good networking going on here.



Well done guys !

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Drug delivery!

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im still young

not as big or out there as some of you,
but aiming to get into the property business, so anyone needing a budding apprentice, in north london, im your multi-talented candidate
(thats me trying to sell myself)

i am a store manager of a very well know mobile phone company, and not doing too bad...
(and no, not the one with a dum guy waving his hands and fingers...)

if you have any mobile phone questions, im your man!
(bar, bluetooth compatability, those get complicated)

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not as big or out there as some of you,
but aiming to get into the property business, so anyone needing a budding apprentice, in north london, im your multi-talented candidate
(thats me trying to sell myself)

i am a store manager of a very well know mobile phone company, and not doing too bad...
(and no, not the one with a dum guy waving his hands and fingers...)

if you have any mobile phone questions, im your man!
(bar, bluetooth compatability, those get complicated)

Manish
When's the Sony Ericsson K850 coming out??!! And how much would it be offline? (nudge nudge wink wink...?!)
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not as big or out there as some of you,
but aiming to get into the property business, so anyone needing a budding apprentice, in north london, im your multi-talented candidate
(thats me trying to sell myself)

i am a store manager of a very well know mobile phone company, and not doing too bad...
(and no, not the one with a dum guy waving his hands and fingers...)

if you have any mobile phone questions, im your man!
(bar, bluetooth compatability, those get complicated)

Manish
Is there any chance whatsoever, of you being able to set-up a mobile phone/contract group-buy for the UK members, Manish, possibly involving the upcoming iPhone?

Really, I'm being serious!

BTW- welcome to the forum!

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