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Post by Abby113 » Tue, 08 Aug 2006 4:21 pm

Hi Everyone....

This is my first post and I would like to check on employments for a non college degree holder.

My boyfriend major in Massage Therapy and minors in Art in University of Illinois, but did not complete it. I would like to know the possiblities of him landing a job here, maybe in the healthcare industry or animation or the likes...

It would be good if anyone from these industries could let me know more...

He needs to be here as we hope to start a family together here in Singapore.

By the way, I'm a singaporean.

Any replies will be appreciated.

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Post by amicknut » Wed, 16 Aug 2006 5:50 pm

Well we're in the same boat.. packed my bag from Tulsa, OK and moved here to be with my Singaporean wife... and nearly a year still got no job.. and thank God.. she's a high flyer... Time to re-pack and ship ourselves back to US.. So good luck folks!
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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 16 Aug 2006 8:38 pm

amicknut wrote:Well we're in the same boat.. packed my bag from Tulsa, OK and moved here to be with my Singaporean wife... and nearly a year still got no job.. and thank God.. she's a high flyer... Time to re-pack and ship ourselves back to US.. So good luck folks!
email us : joe_dia0827@yahoo.com
Please don't forget to let people know that you don't have a job because you opted out of one after some people had bent over backward trying to help you. Next time remember the old adage..........a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. You should have taken the first one and then gone shopping. Live and learn I hope.
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Post by Abby113 » Wed, 16 Aug 2006 11:44 pm

Wow....does that imply that its better for me to move to the US???

I will be getting my degree in Finance and Accounting in like 2 yrs' time...

would that be an advantage???

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Post by amicknut » Thu, 17 Aug 2006 11:17 am

Well sundaymorning..

I guess lesson learned here.. but that besides the point! I was offered 2 good opportunities.. presumably! Guess no luck at all! All efforts are very much appreciated..

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