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Old 07-13-2014, 12:07 AM
 
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I also think that one's immediate coworkers are far more important to happiness than the city that one lives in. I've lived in great cities but was unfortunate to have some pretty awful coworkers. On the other hand if you really like the people you work with that can make up for living in a not so desirable city. I hope you find a great team, and you certainly seem intelligent enough to make any situation work.
You know, that's a wonderful point & so true. Since we spend the majority of our week with co-workers, they can certainly influence our daily mood & make or break a work environment. And, thank you for your good wishes. I'm currently interviewing for 2 jobs in PA... 1 company is fairly small (less than 50 employees) & the other is an international company, but has a small office outside of Philly. So, I am hoping for a pleasant workplace, as well.

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BTW, El Paso is very polarizing, so your friends opinions don't surprise me.
I know they were upset about crime in their 'hood, but who knows... sometimes one doesn't like a place as their personal life (or work life, as you mentioned) isn't great at the moment, so the city/state gets the blame. Not sure what else had them so antsy to get out. They were in El Paso for almost 10-yrs.

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