| Money Talk|| re: My education as an Investment - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/29/14 at 10:25 am|
started with an O&G company right out of LSU undergrad in a quasi-legal role. company paid for majority of law school (attended at night) and now i'm in-house counsel.
happy to provide thoughts/insight: [deleted]...
| Money Talk|| re: Non-Law jobs with a law degree - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/11/13 at 10:45 am|
get in with a large company that's willing to take a chance on you for your basic abilities developed in law (analysis, communication, etc.). start down a path with any of these fields. find your niche, build some competencies, then maybe jump to smaller company who will overvalue your large compan...
| Money Talk|| re: Non-Law jobs with a law degree - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/11/13 at 9:59 am|
-insurance (if not part of risk management)
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone here applied for a job or worked for Google/Facebook/etc? - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/7/13 at 7:19 am|
applied for and offered by google. they are a weird company - it's a fun ride during the process, but IMO you're better off with a large, traditional company in a lower cost-of-living location....
| O-T Lounge|| re: French Bulldog breeders? - o0 ecdysis 0o on 5/2/13 at 11:38 am|
do the breed (and your wallet) a favor and rescue: [link=(http://www.frenchbulldogrescue.org)]LINK[/link]
| Fantasy Sports Board|| re: josh gordon or malcom floyd - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/28/12 at 9:28 am|
I have the same issue with Nelson out (potentially). Starting Gordon....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| WR Help - Take a chance on Floyd or stick with Nelson - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/14/12 at 6:33 pm|
Should I take a chance with Malcolm Floyd on Monday night (listed as questionable) or go with Jordy Nelson?
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Miller or Cook at TE Tonight - o0 ecdysis 0o on 10/11/12 at 5:40 pm|
Heath Miller or Jared Cook...tough decision.
| Money Talk|| re: Google Employee Sounds off on Amazon - o0 ecdysis 0o on 11/14/11 at 11:47 am|
[quote]FWIW I know one person that works at Google. She had a 4.0 coming out of LSU, worked in Cali then moved to the Chicago office, now enrolled in the UChicago MBA program. Easily one of the smartest people I know. Easily.[/quote]
know this person. she was one of the ones recruiting me.
| Money Talk|| re: Google Employee Sounds off on Amazon - o0 ecdysis 0o on 11/14/11 at 9:46 am|
EVERYONE there is super-awesome MEGA-ROCK STAR, and everything they touch turns to gold...
exactly - just ask them.
my favorite sales pitch was when i was being sold on the culture, food, and music out in the valley....while i was sitting at jazzfest...
| Money Talk|| re: Google Employee Sounds off on Amazon - o0 ecdysis 0o on 11/14/11 at 9:21 am|
trust me...that was their biggest 'sales pitch'. "everyone LOVES google"
stay with current company. oil major.
google's great and all, but only if you're straight out of college or get caught up in their foosball tables and free food.
pay is below par given the cost of living out there....
| Money Talk|| re: Google Employee Sounds off on Amazon - o0 ecdysis 0o on 11/14/11 at 9:15 am|
was courted and offered by google. people who work for that company are so disallusioned about "the workplace" it's not even funny. (see bitching and complaining about common corporate problems)
articles and blog posts like this are a hilarious example of the cultures of these internet companies...
| O-T Lounge|| re: want a island vacation, but want low key - o0 ecdysis 0o on 7/20/11 at 6:26 pm|
culebra, puerto rico.
reasonably priced, extremely low key (no resorts), and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
| Political Talk|| re: Two-thirds of oil and gas leases in Gulf inactive - o0 ecdysis 0o on 3/29/11 at 1:03 pm|
just because they hold, in total, a large amount of oil, this doesn't mean its in one resevoir or economically viable to produce.
this is another case of picking and choosing facts to spew an agenda....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Any recommendations for good reputable landscape architects? - o0 ecdysis 0o on 3/29/11 at 11:26 am|
plug for a friend trying to get his business off the ground...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| re: BP supports Cap and Tax - o0 ecdysis 0o on 6/28/10 at 8:45 am|
These majors "support it" but do not like the way the legislation is currently written. So by coming out and saying that they support the idea, they're ensuring a place at the table to potentially help mold and write the laws.
Most majors love the idea of cap and tax because it positions them we...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| re: Well I'll be damned... - o0 ecdysis 0o on 6/25/10 at 1:01 pm|
[quote]so he invested $26 million of his own money to build something that everyone already has? give me a break. [/quote]
i'm assuming that 26 is inclusive of the costs to build these machines (i never said they were cheap), overhead, ancillary equip, demonstrations, etc. but the 'technology' is...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| re: Well I'll be damned... - o0 ecdysis 0o on 6/25/10 at 10:44 am|
the 'technology' used in this machine has been around for 70+ years and can be found on every producing oil platforum in the gulf.
he just decided to use it on open water contaminated with oil....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Swype Texting - o0 ecdysis 0o on 5/19/10 at 10:19 am|
i have it on my android phone, it is quite amazing...
| Oil Rig Disaster Forum|| re: So, was there ever a disaster plan for a situation like this? - o0 ecdysis 0o on 5/10/10 at 3:28 pm|
well-stated and completely understand this as a stance.
the answer is that now the industry will have a different strategy. there's an evolution that happens when catastrophic events occur.