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Subject:  Re: Unwritten Rules of Wage Slavery Date:  3/21/2000  9:29 AM
Author:  nu78 Number:  6607 of 740091


I agree wholeheartedly. I'm 43 and have decided I'd be much happier as a teacher. When I tell people I'm going to give up my job as a software project manager, go back to school, and teach when my 401K is sufficiently built up, they think I'm nuts. Taking a 60% cut in salary makes no sense to them; they'd rather toil on for the "gold" whether they like their jobs or not.


JJ

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