Go Back   Computer Forums > Welcome To Computer Forums .org > Social Lounge | Off Topic
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-14-2008, 07:40 PM   #1
Beta Member
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 1
Default Hello

Hello, I'm new to the board and want to say so far it looks very educational and helpful! I do however I have question for anyone that would perhaps have information on the subject. I'm currently in the process of completing my associate degree in computer science and then planning to complete my bachelor's. I have recently gotten in trouble that resulted in a federal felony for Bribery, its my first and only offense. I recieved probation as punishement but fearing that this will haunt me for the rest of my life and not allow be to go down the path i was on, career wise. I am also a Veteran of the united states army and simply made one very costly error. Before i completed my degree's and start to get all of my certs. i was wondering if Im gonna to have a chance at making it at all in this career field. I just dont want to waste all my money and time on something that I will not be able to use. Thanks alot for any opinions/help.

bandit22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2008, 04:36 AM   #2
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: England
Posts: 6,224
Default Re: Hello

Hell no man no way people would employee you in that field unless its not on your criminal record I don't see a problem, also if your doing your own business then its ok

IAntDemo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2008, 10:48 AM   #3
Fully Optimized
Paradox's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 2,913
Send a message via AIM to Paradox Send a message via MSN to Paradox Send a message via Yahoo to Paradox
Default Re: Hello

If you're applying for a job, and you have exactly the same ammount of certs as a guy with a clean record, he's gonna get the job. Basically every cert is a positive rep, and criminal records are negative rep. Bribery isn't that big of a deal, if you killed a guy or something hell no people wouldnt hire you, but you shouldn't give up on your career just because of a mistake.

Just have to go on, and live with the hand your dealt

Xbox Live: Error Lord
Personal Email: HunterMRose[at]gmail.com
Aim: Error Lord
Paradox is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2008, 03:15 PM   #4
Site Team
David Lindon's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 15,233
Default Re: Hello

Welcome to CF!
[url=http://www.LNXPS.NET]LNXPS.NET - The XPS Library]
David Lindon is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:03 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0