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How many of you are doing IM for a living?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Aesis32, Jan 16, 2017.

  1. Aesis32

    Aesis32 Junior Member

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    Just want to ask if there is a big majority here that are unemployed and doing IM for a living, especially if you're over 25-30.

    Tell your story, for how long you've been doing it and what were the ups and downs?
     
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    How can someone be unemployed and doing IM for a living?
     
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    I am employed and doing IM for an IT company.

    I started from articles, doing some of my own projects (which failed miserably) and basic business degree. Now I am doing content management and SMM.
     
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  5. Aesis32

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    I guess I didn't expressed myself right. My apologies, I am not a native english speaker.

    What I meant by saying an unemployed person doing IM for a living was someone making money online as the only source of income.




    Nice, I hope you are doing great now :)
     
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    I'm 21 and do it for a living, get on my level.

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  8. Aesis32

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    Then it must be Self Employed.
     
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    Don't you mean self unemployed?
     
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  11. Aesis32

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    My idea for employment was a person that is working for a company/another person.
    I guess I got it wrong all the way until now.
     
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  14. Aesis32

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    Seems like I haven't received any serious reply but one, not that I expected anything else from BHW.
     
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    If you aren't happy with BHW. Leave it. Bye.

    Maybe this thread is crap?
     
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    Does IM mean internet money or
    instant money
     
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    That's what happens when you post an overdone thread with a vague shit question.

    But to add something constructive, I could easily leave my 9-5 and do my ORM business full time. I have no interest in doing that, though. I enjoy the friendships and skills I get from my day job, it keeps me productive, is a great backup in case something happens with my business, and it's very low stress knowing that if something happens to my day job I have a fallback.
     
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    i do IM for my food, smoke, rent, pay bills, pay to my family and everything...

    IM is my business, its same as any other local business. nothing special...

    Have you seen any BIG software company in your city... we are just like that, no different... its real business.....

    you get it or should i come and show you my company details?????
     
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    Wow, so much information. And nobody cares!!

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