Currently engineer at Mega Corp.
5 employers over 30 years. Some moves my decision.... some not.
I used to like the profession until Wall Street gained control in the mid 90's.
It's a tough profession.
I probably wouldn't choose it again.
cheese_breath wrote: Now my primary luxury is Nabisco pinwheel cookies.
BoulderTrojan wrote:My last day of work was April 10, 2014. Age 53. My goal since age 18 has been to retire.
Johm221122 wrote:burt wrote:Everyone has different circumstances ...but for me....
Time is more valuable than money. Taking SS at 62.
What does time have to do with it, you don't have to take SS to retire
MichaelM24 wrote:Wow does that guy live in a bubble?
When you think being in the top 12.5% of the richest country ever is "modestly well off" you may be out of touch.
praxis wrote: I do some things for others, which is key for me, and do some things for me.
solonseneca wrote:Without a doubt, at times I miss the people, activity and adrenaline of my former job. But I don't miss the stress. Life is good.
find it hard to imagine the rigors of a full time job.