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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 12/24/2005 1:45:28 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 6:02:28 PM EDT by Msokol13]
I know I have only done a couple of FTF's but just wanted to say good-bye to everyone I have met in Ohio.

I am moving to Glendale, Arizona in 9 days to take a job and hopefully start a career.

I've been working at Wal-Mart for the past 5 1/2 years. I graduated this semester with my BBA in MLR(management labor relations) and now all the sudden they want to make me a manager.

They are going to start me off at $40K and are taking care of all my moving expenses(truck rental/shipping my car---all free) and gave me $3K to do as I please with and 16 days off with pay.

I know a lot of people hate Wal-Mart but they take care of the managers. For a kid fresh out of College at the age of 22 I cannot complain that they are going to move my Fiance and me to a place where there is 300+ days of sunshine and the average temperature in the winter is 60 degree

I am not a fan of retail but it is easy. I am planning on building up a superb resume in hopes of snagging a better job(career) since Arizona is such a vastly growing state.

Take care and enjoy the snow fellas!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:26:12 PM EDT
Good luck on your move. Naturally I can't speak for everybody here but I love Walmart, just wish they sold handguns.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:29:51 PM EDT
i worked at walmart for a few months in 2003 in Missouri


despite what GD and the libs want us to believe, it is a good company that takes care of its employees


good luck, let us know when you get there and catch some rays for me
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 4:19:44 PM EDT
Good luck on your move.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 4:44:14 PM EDT
Good luck!

I grew up in Arizona, and know Glendale well. You'll love it out there. The politics are gun-friendly, lots of shooters, and you'll never drive in snow or shiver your ass off again.

Hope everything works out well for you!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 5:16:25 PM EDT
Best of luck brother!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 5:58:25 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 6:41:11 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 8:09:34 PM EDT
Thanks for all the kind words guys. If you want I can still stop in on this board and upload some pictures.

Our store manager makes about $125K with the store bonus. I hope to be up there in about 5-7 years. MY goal is to be a store manager before I am 30.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 8:11:37 PM EDT
Best of wishes to you Msokol13. Travel safely and enjoy your Christmas holiday,
or Happy Holiday, which ever you choose.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 8:38:01 PM EDT
Christian here....Merry Christmas.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 8:47:24 PM EDT
Good luck on your future endeavors.
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 4:22:02 AM EDT
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