View Poll Results: Should Zak RESIGN FROM HIS JOB SELLING VAUXHALL'S

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    Vote Now....

    Should I, Zak, Cars n Bikes Mod, RESIGN FROM VAUXHALL?

    Seriously....should I?

    I hate em....you lot hate em. A few good cars in amongst the dross. Boriing design...and CONSTANT GRIEF from the press.

    Why do I bother? Except for 18 months at Peugeot (nice) and 9 months at VW (dire) I have sold Vauxhall's since 1990. Thats nearly 12 years guys.

    Seriously.....

    VOTE....all of you...even if you don't normally vote....

    VOTE NOW

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    it IS.....VOTE!!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Advice Trinity by Knoxville
    "The second you aren't paying attention to the tool you're using, it will take your fingers from you. It does not know sympathy." |
    "If you don't gaffer it, it will gaffer you" | "Belt and braces"

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    I'm not voting. I can't say whether you should quit your job. Your poll is kinda one extreme to the other with nothing inbetween either

    Are your customers generally satisfied with the cars you sell them? Or do they constantly come back, constantly claim under warranty, etc?

    It seems from where I'm sitting that you're just thinking this cos there are a small number of less than satisfying Vauxhalls. I reckon they've got their act together as of late and I like their new models

    And one more thing... You're good at your job
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    Where else would you go though mate? Surely things are looking up a bit with the Monaros, VXRs, New Astras, Tigra etc.?

    Rich :¬)

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    Its your job chap n if u dont like it its upto u to do somethin about it..

    And FYI I dont hate Vauxhalls

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    zak33 .. end of the day if you hate your job then its not up to us is it to tell you to leave. Are there any perks about stopping @ the dreaded Opel makers and flogging their cars such as nice pay, free car etc or have you got your eye on another job elsewhere.

    I would seriously consider sitting tight and waiting to janurary at least as then you'll not be on the market with the rest of the xmas "temps" all fighting willy nilly for the jobs out there

    Hope this advice helps ( I very much doubt it though )

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    I'd vote - try finding a new job which gives you at least as good pay and prospects but makes you proud of being part of something. Look at where vauxhall is heading, can you see the light at the end of the tunnel (or is it just the actually quite nice and powerful main beams of a 1.8 vectra)?

    If it bothers you that much then maybe consider changing, but find somewhere where you will enjoy first. Maybe when you have an idea about where you could go bring it up with your boss, maybe he feels something similar too. Maybe you can then give vauxhall a kick up the arse, they might listen if it was coming from the dealers.

    I would feel sorry if you left the job (parts of which you clearly do enjoy) just because i didn't like a slow rental car (which does have a reason to exist coz of economy and co2, so its not just a dire car for dire cars sake).
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    now don't be a bunch of girls.....just vote !!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Advice Trinity by Knoxville
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    we have and you know where its going to go

    100% clear message heh

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rave
    Where else would you go though mate? Surely things are looking up a bit with the Monaros, VXRs, New Astras, Tigra etc.?

    Rich :¬)
    I wish.....Monaro and VXR are special dealer only...and the salemen that are accreditied are normaly family of the boss.

    Anyway....thats a minor part of work....

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    Voted for YES, purely for the fact that I can't stand car salemen....

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    good man......thats it....tell the truth

    So far it is like TiG says...100% message.

    Leave

    Keep voting....am typing my resignation right now...if it gets to 50 I will

    Quote Originally Posted by Advice Trinity by Knoxville
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    Jump ship! I'm in sort of the same position. Design draftsman at the same place for 13 years. Absolutely hate the place, had a bad year. Now looking for alternative employ.
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    When I say go, both walk in the opposite direction for 10 paces, draw handbags, then bitch-slap each other!

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    You could try getting a job at one of those car supermarket places? You'd have a bit more variety then maybe?

    Rich :¬)

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    Stop avoiding the question zak:

    do you hate your job?

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