How many years at work - Chicagoland Sportbikes
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View Poll Results: How long in your company
1-3 yrs 40 31.01%
3-5yrs 24 18.60%
5-10 yrs 36 27.91%
10+ yrs 29 22.48%
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post #1 of 33 (permalink) Old 05-20-2006, 07:15 AM Thread Starter
 
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How many years at work

How long have people been working for their respective companies ? I just made my 10 years anniversary with my company today and think in todays day and age, its unusual to find people that stay that long in one, albeit merger-filled, company.
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post #2 of 33 (permalink) Old 05-20-2006, 07:33 AM
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Just passed the 3 year mark.

I was at my previous job 8 years.

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15...going on 20
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OK I'm old. 25 years with the same company. I'm ready to retire, though.

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1 year

Just hit the one year mark last month. My review was pretty good, so I think I can see myself there for atleast another two. We'll have to see how things go I guess.

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post #27 of 33 (permalink) Old 05-23-2006, 08:24 AM
 
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29.5 years... I retire at the end of the year!!!
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Perhaps it was the result of anxiety?
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post #30 of 33 (permalink) Old 05-23-2006, 04:00 PM
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5 years going on too long
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