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13 October, 2008


The call came in today...They think I would be a good fit and THEY WANT ME!!!
The gal in HR said that they had to interview quite a few people, but they decided that I would be the best one for the job. All I had to do was pee in a cup and the position is mine. (I wish I would have known that before or I would have filled a 5 gallon bucket for them.) I start tomorrow at 0900 and after a week or so of orientation I will be out on the road and on my own.

Basically what I will be doing is visiting Contractors in my region (South Bend area) and selling them materials, making sure that deliveries are on time, and getting new Contractors to sign up for the Contractors program that Menards offers. It will be a base salary with commission bonus. I have been told that there are already several large accounts there that I will inherit when I take over the region, so I should be at a pretty good income level going into it. I will have a company vehicle and will be able to work the sales floor when I'm not on the road (WAY COOL). This job was really made to order for me, so I hope it works out. I have to admit that I'm a bit gun-shy after this last episode, but I'm going to remain enthusiastic and VERY thankful that God has blessed me with this new opportunity.

Thank you to everyone who has been praying and supporting Sherry and I through this turbulent summer.

I will try to do better with my blogging, so you should find regular updates here.

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