What do you do in your job?

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What do you do in your job?

Post by Medha » Sun, 06 Jun 2010 12:44 am

Lets discuss about what is your career and let more people know about what available out there and get inspire... Ready to open your eyes with the new discovery? Lets start to share your job here!
Fun and interesting :)

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Post by the_playful_prince » Mon, 07 Jun 2010 2:52 pm

Well most of the time goes in checking my Yahoo mail then i go check my Gmail.... then read today's news in google.. surf forums like these which are highly popular with free people like me.. :lol: chit chat.. gossip about office affairs... :mad:

And when i get time from all of the above i do engineering consulting... in Oil and Gas

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Post by irvine » Mon, 07 Jun 2010 4:48 pm

Quite similar from the above.

1. Show up daily and look busy when need to.
2. Listen to music and water my plants.
3. Start doing the work two hours before the meeting or before it's due. (This one hasn't changed since school days).
4. Have lunch with different group of colleagues everyday to catch up on what's new.
5. Read the newspaper.
6. Be punctual to important meetings - big or small.
7. Read up and think about things that someday I may do - work or non-work related.

Most importantly, know the facts and have things to show when needed.

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Post by nakatago » Mon, 07 Jun 2010 5:18 pm

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Post by KittyJules76 » Wed, 09 Jun 2010 2:14 pm

Frankly, I dont even know what I am doing. My position say I am suppose to do HR but I do partial finance, a bit of admin stuff, also involve in data entry, advise on some HR matters, often stuck at Sales & Marketing and logistics meetings. Oh I forgot, I run errands too like going to bank, drop the cheques, post out some mails, buy stamps etc etc. Most importantly on top of that, I do technical support like fixing office computers, printers, changing toners and catridges ......So after all that non-sense small little things, whenever i get my free time like for 5mins, I log in to this forum.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 09 Jun 2010 3:59 pm

KittyJules76 wrote:Frankly, I dont even know what I am doing. My position say I am suppose to do HR but I do partial finance, a bit of admin stuff, also involve in data entry, advise on some HR matters, often stuck at Sales & Marketing and logistics meetings. Oh I forgot, I run errands too like going to bank, drop the cheques, post out some mails, buy stamps etc etc. Most importantly on top of that, I do technical support like fixing office computers, printers, changing toners and catridges ......So after all that non-sense small little things, whenever i get my free time like for 5mins, I log in to this forum.
What you said! Except that I do them when I get 5 minutes free. The rest of the time I'm logged in to this forum. :cool:
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