"Why is that idiot so rich and I am not?"
particularly compared to the financial professionals?
Those who are still in the engineering field, but are making money by the truckloads, left Brazil
you should present a solution that appropriately fits a problem
We discussed money the other day, I asked how much an EE would expect to get in Brazil and the answer was $2000, "A week?" I asked, no that was a month. Of course it's cheaper to live there so it's not a fair comparison but it's still a lot less than in the west.We decided that things were back to front, I should move to Brazil and do work for companies in Oz/US/EU.
By truckloads of money I mean over US$ 300K / year.
Brazil is a very expensive country to live in.
move to Australia a few times. Once my wife finishes here post-doctorate, we might just accept her offer.
QuoteBrazil is a very expensive country to live in.I didn't realise that, so you've got a double whammy then, low wages and high costs.
I didn't realise that, so you've got a double whammy then, low wages and high costs.
Obnoxious import regulations, as well, apparently.
The Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were being discussed on the radio recently, they were saying i'ts going to be very expensive for the guests coming in to see events.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Summer_Olympics
4 distinct seasons: hot, damn hot, even hotter and "I can't believe it isn't summer".