I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up…Continue
"Rei.com has very good checklists, but ultimately the "Ten Essentials" are a must. While nature may hold you "tenderly in her arms," she may also bash you over the head with a rock and leave you stranded."
"I have always been fascinated by nature, bushcraft, and pretty much anything outdoors. I had some bad experiences in the past with wildlife and have become a bit jumpy in the woods. I have a four year old daughter who is really enthusiastic about…"
"I'm 35 and have been doing the same. I owe on the house and my student loans finish up in 4 years (Public Service Loan Forgiveness). Other than those two, I have paid everything off... well, thanks to a kidney stone I own a hospital $2k now,…"
I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up in the Baton Rouge area in a small town called Zachary. After high school, I worked construction for a couple years before moving to Lafayette to attend the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now called University of Louisiana...). Geaux Cajuns! I met my significant other in college. She and I…See More
"I find that the people who are most in danger of putting on massive amounts of weight are those who previously were very active. In high school, I was on sports teams year-round. When I went to college I joined the Judo team and that kept me in…"
"The best way to ask for a raise is to show the decision-maker the value that you bring. It's better to start with a preliminary discussion about what specific benchmarks your supervisor would like to see met. Then, when you make the…"
From my previous post, I mentioned that I am currently a temp for a corporation. This past week my boss said they want me in for a permanent position. It looks like I'll be getting hired as a permanent employee. I would greatly want a higher salary though. As a temp I'm getting $20/hr without the benefits. The employees who currently work there started off as temps. I asked around and they said their hourly rate went up when they became permanent employees.My question is, how reasonable of an…See More