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Starting New Career

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Johnny StingRay, Nov 30, 2012.

  1. Johnny StingRay

    Johnny StingRay

    Nov 24, 2006
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    I'm not telling my principal until mid-January, but after 30 plus years as an inner city special education teacher in Detroit, I am eligible to retire on January 31, 2013 and have been offered a position to begin a new career as an insurance representative with a very large fraternal organization.
    I currently play bass for a praise group I've been with for almost ten years and my new career schedule may impinge upon that, but this is something that I'm going all out for.
    I wanted to retire but was unsure if I was going to get into a new career that would sustain my family until I was 65, then out of the blue this organization contacted me, wants me to work for them, and is confident I will succeed!
    How cool is that!
    So, as of February 1, 2013, my 30 year career as a teacher will be no more....................wow!
  2. slobake

    slobake Supporting Member

    Aug 6, 2011
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    That's awesome bro. Congrats on your career change. May you have more choices about how you spend you time.

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