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Old 04-07-2004, 01:03   #1 (permalink)
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Life after school for Supa R00...

Well today i finally got it all sorted out, its what ive wanted to so im very happy! :s6: at the end of this year after i have completed yr 12 i will be getting an apprenticeship as a motor mechanic at a local garage. its the best shop in town with in house dyno and engine rebuilding equipment and we do a fair bit of performance tuning and the like so i cant wait to get started!! arangements have been made for me to finish yr 12 so im glad i will get my VCE as well if i ever need it later on in life...
im just so excited and had to tell some people!!!

now i just gotta get back to finishing that english essay...

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Old 04-07-2004, 01:11   #2 (permalink)
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Good news mate, good luck to ya! Good to see ya gonna stick it out and get that Yr 12 quak too, i didnt care when i was at school and got the shittest score ever lol. Good luck with it mate.
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Old 04-07-2004, 01:15   #3 (permalink)
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Same as me Brad, I had a terrible score from VCE.

But a few years on I got my act together and was lucky enought to get into my course of choice....JUST I might add
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Old 04-07-2004, 01:17   #4 (permalink)
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haha I don't even have a year 12 score!

Congrats and good luck mate.
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congrats,
i can say now i regret not doing well in maths & english cus i stuffed around, but the subjects i enjoyed (Computor studies, Tourism & my Traineeship in Retail) i did very we'll in. i am by no means the smartest cookie, but im also not the dumbest (in maths i couldnt get my head around trig, maps & percentages, but did well in Algebra and other maths go figure, in english i was too buisy writing songs with my band lol) and i didnt do the QCS test because i didnt do well in the practice test so i couldnt be bothered.

good luck with your VCE, and new job.
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Congrats mate....may it open many doors for you
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congrats dude...hope it's all you want :)
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Do well in your VCE and then you can look at doing a small business management course either while or after your apprenticeship..

Having a trade myself, i was never going to make real money working for someone,, Get your cert and then open your own business.. Look at the big picture, being an employee working with something you love is great but EMPLOYING people to work on the things you love is heaps better..

Most tradesmen need to put the tools down after a few years, just to get a change of pace, not everyone but the same stuff can get abit tedious, whereas if it is your show you just employ another one :)

Anyway congrats on getting sorted so early in the year
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Congratulations Shannon it's good to see the direction you are moving to at least you can plan for the future now.But as mentioned before do the best you can in your final year of school and get the best possible results because you might want to change directions later on in your career.
Is this your brothers workshop ?
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Having a trade myself, i was never going to make real money wo
Most tradesmen need to put the tools down after a few years, just to get a change of pace,
Thats fair enuff but when you GROSS $97,000 who cares
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