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I Am About to Lose My Job

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    I will probably be unemployed soon.

    My employer was just bought by an east coast corporation. Upper management will most likely be replaced. This has come at the worst possible time.
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 8 Responses Feb 20

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    Losing My Nonprofit Job

    I work for this nonprofit organization that works to prevent recidivism among youth who have committed some sort of crime.  I do admin work as well as lead these life skills classes that we hold a few days a week.  We get pretty much all our funding through grants and...
    yoyy yoyy 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 15, 2009

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    A Very Lonely Feeling

    the worst part of this is going to work each morning and wondering if today will be the last day
    angelwatchingyou angelwatchingyou 31-35 3 Responses Apr 2, 2009

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    Hate is only one of the many words described how I feel about my job. -___-
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    thetruthaboutthedollhouse thetruthaboutthedollhouse 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F Jul 9

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    shanaiya24 shanaiya24 22-25, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I'm a 45 year old loser that still lives with his mother. I not only hate my life right now, I hated it yesterday, the day before that, 40 years ago, and will hate it tomorrow and...
    wishiwasabrady wishiwasabrady 41-45, M Jul 8

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    I love this site! I knew in theory that there were people with my problem, but had never met any of them. Like others here, I don't know what is wrong with me. I do my best, but...
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    obea13 obea13 18-21, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Well I'm 18 and started working at McDonald's when I was 17. At first I was over the moon, I mean I applied to plenty of places and put so much effort into my applications to never...
    Milahlee Milahlee 18-21, F 53 mins ago

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    I am 47 and have never had a career, only jobs. I am highly educated and talented but haven't accomplished much in life. I've never been married or lived with a man and have no...
    loseriffic loseriffic 41-45, F a week ago

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    i'm trying to lose weight but it's really hard. I keep working out and i'm a landscaper too. but I look in the mirror and I look like i'm still the same. so I tried Hydroxycut...
    favi4et favi4et 18-21, M 5 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I want to lose weight and exercise more but I always back out when it really comes down to it. I hope having someone there I'll be more accountable and actually start doing it. Nyc...
    banananutmuffintop banananutmuffintop 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    mimoutcha mimoutcha 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    gypsykk gypsykk 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    I wish a had a friend to keep me motivated to lose weight. I'm entering in a new chapter of my life and I want a new body to go with it to live longer for my daughter. Help me...
    BrittTHart BrittTHart 26-30, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    The show on Discovery channel called Naked and Afraid seems to be a pretty successful diet plan..😏 These people eat next to nothing and lose 20-40lbs in 3 weeks!😳 Craziness...
    myblumoon myblumoon 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I know this is really bad,i need to lose 20lbs,however,i have no desire to eat food.I now am forcing 500 cal a day!yesterday was 300 cal.I can't bring myself to eat ,i just can't...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I really want to lose weight. Right now im 245 and almost 6 feet. I wanna atleast get to 200 before school starts. I actually was planning to start working out tommorow! Im really...
    ShyProdigy ShyProdigy 13-15, M 2 Responses 38 mins ago

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    I recently met up with a middle school friend I had not seen in a while. She's been dropping pounds like crazy. She was 265 pounds, plus had a battle with Lupus. But she dropped 65...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    1. My names Aly 2. I am married to the man of my dreams! 3. We have two kids 4. I can't wait to move to Italy in January. 5. I have a pet turtle named Donnie, and a bird named...
    F0REVERY0UNG23 F0REVERY0UNG23 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I am getting sick of where I work and what to move to another job somewhere else.
    leedon2 leedon2 46-50, M 9 hrs ago

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    I find that the only times i am even remotely happy is when im on drugs or drinking. I am 21 and dropped out of university after 2 years and now live back home with my parents who...
    shamzz16 shamzz16 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 2

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    I'm 23 & a loser. I don't have a job, a unfaithful husband and soon to be losing our house. I feel like my friends look at me and think "what a loser!" I've been in community...
    wheelsxoxo wheelsxoxo 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 2

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    I'm 22 years old and I feel like I've been wasting the early part of my adult life. I graduated from high school in 2011 and began attending a community college during the fall of...
    Loser92 Loser92 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I love my job as a Health Coach!  I get to help people like The Parks learn Habits of Health that will help them lose weight and maintain a healthy weight!  If you can...
    AKHockeyMom AKHockeyMom 26-30, F a week ago

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    So, here's the thing, I can't do a dietary program. I can't go to a gym. I am thirteen. There is not much that I can do for myself that is legal. Both of my parents work full...
    EmmyK2001 EmmyK2001 13-15, F 8 Responses Jul 11

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    I mostly want to write this because I'm kind of proud of how far I have come in my journey! I was at my heaviest December of last year after I lost my job and began playing a good...
    ShadyFille ShadyFille 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    1. My name is Nicole. 2. My favourite colour has always been blue. My whole life. 3. I ride my bicycle every day, no matter what the weather, all year round. 4. I have a history...
    NoraDysphoria NoraDysphoria 18-21, F Jul 8

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    I gained too much weight with two pregnancies. I lost the weight with first and started a desk job. Some pounds did creep up but nothing bad and I started getting in gym more. The...
    graygrace graygrace 31-35, F Jul 2

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    I have planned everything for my future. Every little detail is printed in my head. I have chosen the names I want for my babies (if I ever have babies), I know the car I want, I...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F Jul 4

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    XBeautifulanduglyX XBeautifulanduglyX 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 8

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    289192e 289192e 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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    Okay... This is semi accurate. I do want to lose weight, I'm in my natural wall hitting area. It's weird. I don't try to lose weight, I just do... I lose and gain around 50...
    Drechavo Drechavo 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    Earthmummy Earthmummy 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    sunny875 sunny875 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    Never had a girlfriend in my life. I'm ugly and boring. Cant keep a job. What is the point of life anymore when can it be over
    dphillabaum dphillabaum 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I just got a new job they hired me as a boss so I guess that's going well for me
    dphillabaum dphillabaum 18-21, M Jul 7

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    So I have a great job I'm making a lot of money but no matter what girls hate me and that never goes well in my life it makes me depressed and takes the fun out of my life
    dphillabaum dphillabaum 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    AND I have a diet that's cheap and works! I don't know what it's called, but I got it from a women's magazine... First: Eat fruit with each meal, and for snacks. Breakfast: All...
    cozyuptothefire cozyuptothefire 51-55, F 6 Responses Jun 29

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    You know what my fellow losers can become friends and guess what even if we are losers we can rise above and be the coolest peeps you have ever seen so my fellow losers show you...
    birdroks birdroks 18-21, F Jul 2

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    So one problem that is really concerning me right now is losing weight. My goal is to lose about 30 lbs. I am currently 150 lbs. and I am not proud of that. Any advice on how to...
    Sierra346 Sierra346 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 6

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