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Old 07-07-2015, 08:10 PM   #311
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Old 07-07-2015, 08:23 PM   #312
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I have been in Broadcast Radio/Television as a Engineer since 1979. Seen the world and worked for many networks and Olympic consortium's, RIM Blackberry as a IT Project Manager, Radio Chief Engineer and final Retirement job at a Community College as a Technology Director in School of Media and Design.
DW was a Hair Dresser, raised 4 kids and carried on a Florist till she retired a few years ago. We met and both remarried 5 years ago! Enjoying life, RV life and travelling till I can retire.

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Old 07-07-2015, 08:33 PM   #313
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Old 07-07-2015, 10:17 PM   #314
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Originally Posted by Tonkatoy77 View Post
School bus or transit?

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Old 07-07-2015, 10:21 PM   #315
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Originally Posted by VT Skier View Post
ABC......:trink39 : they are in tough shape here in VT
I'm clueless about your "ABC" offering. I worked for IBM.
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Old 07-07-2015, 10:23 PM   #316
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Old 07-07-2015, 10:23 PM   #317
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Old 07-07-2015, 10:30 PM   #318
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Old 07-09-2015, 04:09 PM   #319
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I am an Optician, author, lecturer, consultant. Have been doing this for 40 years, now. Travel a lot, mostly flying, but I love to travel in our RV. I've done a couple of speaking dates on the road. That works for me. I could retire that way.

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Old 07-09-2015, 09:50 PM   #320
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I was an engineer - initially as an apprentice at British Aerospace (it was English Electric back then). I switched to the machine tools industry, then Norton motorcycles. In view of the crappy salaries UK engineers were paid, DW and I and two kids emigrated to the US, in 1968, when I got a job with Boeing.

Fast forward 29+ years and I retired. Got cheesed off with retirement and went to work as a transit coach driver for our county transit agency. When they opened up some express commuter routes that hit the road at 04:40 requiring a report time 20 minutes earlier, I decided I was "fully" retired.

That was 6 years ago, and I haven't felt the need to "un-retire" since! Unfortunately, the reduced income has forced us to give up the RV lifestyle.

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