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DLP career distribution

Discussion in 'Real Life Discussion' started by Oz, Nov 21, 2012.

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  1. Oz

    Oz For Zombie. Moderator DLP Supporter

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    Infidel approached me asking to make this thread because he thinks (and I agree) it'd be pretty cool to see in what fields the members of DLP work/would like to work.

    So I've set up a survey here.

    I'll make some pretty graphs and stuff once responses die down.
     
  2. Joe

    Joe The Reminiscent Exile ~ Prestige ~ DLP Supporter

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    Heh, I wish I could attain a qualification in being Perspicacity.
     
  3. Oz

    Oz For Zombie. Moderator DLP Supporter

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    He's the most decorated academic I've ever kinda met!
     
  4. Perspicacity

    Perspicacity Destroyer of Worlds ~ Prestige ~ DLP Supporter

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  5. Antivash

    Antivash Until we meet again... DLP Supporter Retired Staff

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    It makes threatening possible suitors a lot easier when you've got a teenage daughter as well.
     
  6. Oz

    Oz For Zombie. Moderator DLP Supporter

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  7. TheWiseTomato

    TheWiseTomato Prestigious Tomato ~ Prestige ~ DLP Supporter

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    So...would a career as an author come under 'Media'?
     
  8. Oz

    Oz For Zombie. Moderator DLP Supporter

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    I'd say so. I tried to include as many careers in as few options as possible, but it's pretty hard. D:
     
  9. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Moderator DLP Supporter

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    There is no Zombie on this. I AM DISPLEASED :s
     
  10. Relic

    Relic High Inquisitor

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    Nothing that covers diplomacy/foreign affairs. :(
     
  11. iLost

    iLost Minister of Magic

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    I work in the food industry so put Hospitality, not sure if it was the right one.
     
  12. Samuel Black

    Samuel Black Minister of Magic

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    Put in engineering. Be pretty interesting to see what everybody does to pay the bills. I know Pers does everything, but he's the only one I know of.
     
  13. Fenraellis

    Fenraellis Chief Warlock

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    Same issue here, that or something involving linguistic application in some manner that isn't specifically academia.
     
  14. Legacy

    Legacy Order Member DLP Supporter

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    Multi-tasking on jobs at the moment but I suppose my end goal is media related. This will be interesting to see the end of, specially considering how many DLPers seem to have either vast interests in politics or sciences.
     
  15. Wildfeather

    Wildfeather The Nidokaiser ~ Prestige ~

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    I put military, but I may wind up in law enforcement, who knows?
     
  16. The Arid Legion

    The Arid Legion Professor

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    My job is a strange combination of engineering and computers. I put engineering up though.
     
  17. Lyndon Eye

    Lyndon Eye Minister of Magic DLP Supporter

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    Are you thinking about the foreign service? (Just curious because that's my longterm goal).

    Oz: your poll is missing government. And private sector roles (like finance, consulting, HR, accounting, back office, etc.)
     
    Last edited: Nov 22, 2012
  18. Oz

    Oz For Zombie. Moderator DLP Supporter

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    Added some options to the poll. If you feel there's something that fits you better just take it again and I'll use the newest result.
     
  19. Grubdubdub

    Grubdubdub Supreme Mugwump

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    I'm in the army for the next 3 or so years. Also, I'm totally in Palestine right now D:
     
  20. Pieman

    Pieman Seventh Year

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