My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

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GummiBear
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My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby GummiBear » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:39 pm

Is this something I can put on my resume?

If so how do I do it without sounding like a douchebag

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby jtemp320 » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:45 pm

Thats not even something you could put on this forum without sounding like...


...too late.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby lawschoolgiant » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:46 pm

GummiBear wrote:Is this something I can put on my resume?

If so how do I do it without sounding like a douchebag



put it under "Work Experience"

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby aPosseAdEsse » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:47 pm

haha wow

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby bk1 » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:48 pm

Unfunny troll is unfunny.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby Cavalier » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:49 pm

$500,000 is nothing... you probably don't want to advertise to employers that your parents are proles.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby SamuelLChang » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:52 pm

I just had business card-sized copies of my folks' tax returns made up. I clip them to my resume mailings, give them out at OCI, and just generally hand them out in social settings.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby GummiBear » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:52 pm

Do you think employers would be impressed to know I come from a well off family?

Like maybe if I can't fit it in my resume, would it be something you would try to force out in the interview?

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby Deuce » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:57 pm

$500,000 isn't cool. You know what's cool? A billion dollars.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby bk1 » Sun Aug 29, 2010 1:58 pm

GummiBear wrote:Do you think employers would be impressed to know I come from a well off family?

Like maybe if I can't fit it in my resume, would it be something you would try to force out in the interview?


If you have to ask whether they will be impressed by your family, they won't be impressed by your family.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby chadwick218 » Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:03 pm

GummiBear wrote:Do you think employers would be impressed to know I come from a well off family?

Like maybe if I can't fit it in my resume, would it be something you would try to force out in the interview?


Unless you can demonstrate how coming from a "well-off" family will bring in new business, employees could care less and may actually be somewhat discouraged by the prospect of perceived level of complacency.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby solidsnake » Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:04 pm

i love how ite made the middle class prestigious.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby ToTransferOrNot » Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:07 pm

solidsnake wrote:i love how ite made the middle class prestigious.


because $500k is middle class :lol: :lol: :lol: :roll:

Also: OP = either douchebag or unfunny troll. Either way, /killself is appropriate.

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby LjakW » Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:08 pm

Ildeuce wrote:$500,000 isn't cool. You know what's cool? A billion dollars.

+1

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Re: My parents make aggregately 500,000 dollars a year.

Postby stratocophic » Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:18 pm

This troll is like a gunner. Doesn't know when to stop, the attempt itself is just sad, and the general consensus is that someone needs to
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