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I Am a Manager

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    My First Story

    I work for a company that deals in buying garments for a retailer. It is a complex business with lots of management issues. Will share with you some of my stories
    naveen8888 naveen8888 36-40, M Aug 11, 2012

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    Not Easy Be a Manager

    I mean in my way then I am a manager. Most of the other people may not agree but they have to follow or discuss or fly away. Because not everyone could realise a better way to do things, a man will come to lead. In most of the cases, you will get hurt but you will continue...
    tant tant 51-55, M Mar 21, 2009

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    Losing Myself

    Last semester had absolutely been the most terrible I've gone through in college. I dropped out of the dean's list with an extremely low QPI. I quit the organization I held so dearly close to my heart over managerial disputes. I lost friends and somehow, I think I lost myself...
    keepingthingssimple keepingthingssimple 18-21, F 1 Response May 26, 2012

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    Assistant Manager To Manager (same ****!-but Grander Scale)

    Its amazing that how almost ever 2 years or so I get a promotion. Now I am on the top of the latter, for the time being. I am a Manager. My company even said that the hardest thing is to make a transition from assistant to Manager because I can no longer look for an answer and...
    moonlightheart moonlightheart 26-30, F Oct 10, 2010

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    New Musik

    I have been producing, promoting and deeply involved in reggae musik for many years. I have now recently formed a new label which will be launched shortly, I publish my videos and artiste clips on the corresponding youtube channel of the same name: superital1. Recently one of the...
    superital1 superital1 26-30 Dec 31, 2010

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    I'm 24 I've got a good job traveling a lot

    but Ive found I'm to be a father I don't have much in this world now and 8 months before birth time to go home to fiancée to assist with 3 step kids and my newborn or work 10 months a year to ensure stability?
    Tukileon Tukileon 22-25, M Apr 6

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    Have Fun Managing This.

    Where do I begin... I really want to write about this, first because it's burning my thinking; and second because maybe you been through this, or are going through this and can give advice or learn something, or both! I came into management wildly. I work for what use to be a...
    afaintreflection afaintreflection 26-30, M 4 Responses Feb 24, 2011

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    Discipline

    Yesterday was the first time I have ever written someone up. I did not enjoy it at all. This person has caused so many problems in my dept. not one single person in the dept. likes her. I wrote her up for having a negative & disruptive attitude (complaining & talking bad about co...
    Blueastral Blueastral 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2012

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    Myself

    Myself,I manage Me and I,What a team,Get things done,Not only that,Done right,Also,To My satisfaction.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Aug 3, 2012

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    Been Doing It For As Long As I Can Remember

    I have been in the management field at every job I have ever had. My motto play hard, work harder (you will achieve your goals)
    fallensouls fallensouls 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2007

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    Ain't As Easy As It Looks

    Wow, management.  This is when it gets big.  I prove to myself and others that I can do this. This is when I am no longer sheep.   I take initiative.  I think outside the box.  I walk with my nose in the air. I smooze with the bigger...
    savior savior 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2006

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    Being The Boss Feels Lonely Sometimes.

    I am a Director at a non-profit organization. We have a growing volunteer initiative. Part of my job is the recruitment of new volunteers and supervision of new and current volunteers. As the number of volunteers increases, I find routine actions like bi-monthly evaluations...
    lobaroja85 lobaroja85 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 24, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I went on a few job interviews recently and all of them baffle me. Group interviews the most. I look at the other people, how underdressed they are, how they talk, how the managers...
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I hate both the Manager and the Assistant Manager who is a ******* clown with the type of ego as big as the ******* planet we live on. A rude, obnoxious, arrogant, ungrateful bully...
    2095TwistedTransistor3684 2095TwistedTransistor3684 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    On Sunday I was made the road manager for a band here in LA after taking over the spot during their show at the House of Blues.
    Ravenbrook Ravenbrook 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    There's a famous seaside place called Blackpool, That's noted for fresh air and fun, And Mr and Mrs Ramsbottom Went there with young Albert, their son. A grand little lad was...
    marklovescoffee marklovescoffee 46-50, M 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Entry #2 Why am I doing this? or better yet, what is keeping me going? I am challenging myself, my thoughts, behaviors, my ANXIETY because I know what it feels like to be...
    athion64 athion64 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    For the past 7 years I worked for a company contracted trough the city that's sub-contracted to a smaller company. Yeah that's how the city is able to save so much money. In my...
    Krissy1029 Krissy1029 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I cried at work today, but not really. Well I was trying really hard to not let any tears escape. I'm an expeditor at a restaurant but for some reason I have so many roles to...
    nekafo nekafo 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    Unfortunately I had to learn from experience just how bad gossip is and how it affects the people involved. My last job I worked at wasn't the best but I thought the employees were...
    neveur91 neveur91 22-25, F Aug 6

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    I would Reside to consider my daughter in this article for her sixteenth birthday what on earth is most effective way to find out a lot more facts many thanksIt’s the Texas...
    Jeffrybup Jeffrybup 31-35, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I am an office manager in a pediatric practice. I'm fascinated by parental behavior! I don't think I'm the perfect mom but some people are just down right crazy parents! If you...
    TonysDoll TonysDoll 31-35, F 5 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I would Reside to choose my daughter right here for her 16th birthday what on earth is best way to understand much more facts thanksThe best way to Program a Girlfriends' Getaway...
    Burtctk215 Burtctk215 31-35, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    You'll be able to indulge in a relaxing Thai therapeutic massage and wonder treatment plans within our Kandooma Spa, and book the Spa Suite's private back garden with plunge pool...
    Jeffrybup Jeffrybup 31-35, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    We dined within the Kitchen cafe five times and would've loved To achieve this every night if our spending plan had allowed to accomplish that. The meals was 2nd to none and we...
    Jenipe Jenipe 31-35, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Departure – Invoice precise and processed competently. We walked over to the jetty with a Sri Lankan Manager so it had been pleasant to debate his suggestions for Sri Lanka...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    From beginning to end my husband and I appreciated our best ever holiday getaway alongside one another, From arrival for the airport to departure we were being looked following so...
    Keniaga838 Keniaga838 31-35, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Lestermg94 Lestermg94 31-35, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    We commenced to construct up a picture of your “great” method for marketing and advertising web-sites and membership portals.It can be common follow for Internet end...
    Anthony825d5cr0 Anthony825d5cr0 31-35, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    most affordable rate assurance We want you to definitely fork out the bottom feasible rate for your area. In case you have reserved a hotel home by Agoda, and after that show...
    Wendolynce106 Wendolynce106 31-35, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    subsequent What you need to know about connecting electrical power to your new dwelling Get particulars on connecting energy to the new dwelling below. Should you have a new...
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    About the water things to do entrance, there is a dive centre run by Euro divers, we couldn’t muster sufficient braveness to go scuba diving as we are not these qualified...
    Deborahyt Deborahyt 31-35, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    And so the manager decreed: no conferences with sales people today or other non-connected interior employees. Exactly what the staff necessary was to R20;just be meanR21; and...
    Andrew558n8la3 Andrew558n8la3 31-35, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    So the manager decreed: no conferences with sales men and women or other non-associated inner staff members. Just what the crew desired was to R20;just be signifyR21; and buckle...
    Joshua603a4yn8 Joshua603a4yn8 31-35, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    It's funny when people ask me something expecting to hear what thy want to hear but I'm just dead honest. Especially if I have negative vibes with them like the manager of my...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 49 mins ago

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    On 28th July I went to a cybercafé. This café is near the legislative assembly building. I had some urgent work. When I went and sat there, there was a guy who talked loudly in a...
    aproudwoman aproudwoman 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    Two young engineers applied for a single position at a computer company. They both had the same qualifications. In order to determine which individual to hire, the applicants were...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Aug 2

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    The manager of the project on which I'm working is leaving the company giving the main tasks to a planning manager which is a lower level, 15 years younger who mainly has...
    LeahNl LeahNl 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    It was an old five bedroom place with a circular driveway in 5 acres of land off the edge of town. The house was used as office and staff quarters of the foundation I worked for...
    shiningcosmos shiningcosmos 41-45, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I think I found the angel I've been praying for. Here's the story... Previously, love never really worked out for me, always kept failing. Eventually, it became so bad that I...
    DGSteele DGSteele 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Why do managers shoot themselves in the foot (metaphorically speaking of course)? I've been working at Winn Dixie a total of a year and a half (since I came back) in that time I...
    DJM8 DJM8 31-35, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Shocking to All those that do not know Sullivan is she taught herself to browse those publications and every thing else when she was 19.You might not imagine oneself as aquiring a...
    Nolanyqj Nolanyqj 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The True Nature of This Colonial Country You are right about having to service the "old white generation". You see, before multiculturalism you had assimilation - which basically...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 30

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    Where am I going with my life, I had it all planned out I thought, but plans change, I served in the ARMY, planned using my training and experience to get a decent paying job,buy...
    fire1019 fire1019 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 30

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    I finally did it! I went shirtless for the entire week. It is my best record so far and I want to stay shirtless for the rest of the summer. It was kinda scary and weird at first...
    NoShirt NoShirt 13-15, M 8 Responses Jul 30

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    BCA, Productivity Commission and McKinesey Reports on COMPETITIVENESS and Business friendly policies for Australia...... BCA (Business Council of Australia) along with the...
    jiaberg jiaberg 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 30

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    I have a problem and I don't know what to do. I work a crappy retail job at a toy store and I'm going back to college in a few weeks. My manager isn't willing to work around my...
    stroudk14 stroudk14 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 31

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    An Indonesian judge by the name Marzuki was sitting in judgement of an old lady who pleaded guilty of stealing some tapioca from a plantation. In her defence, the old lady admitted...
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