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I Am Going to Find a New Job, One That I Like Going to

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 54 People

    Been Doing Some Thinking

    And I am realizing that maybe the reason I have been largely unsuccessful in the jobs I have had is because they just weren't the right jobs for me. I've done tons of retail. Retail was always okay for me, but I noticed a pattern- about 6 months in, I start loathing the customers...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2012

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    Job Hunting Sucks!

    i had a great job. the best job in the world! i know there are people out there who think their job is great. but really, i had the very best job! i was a cook on an ocean going vessel. not connected to the military. i made breakfast, lunch, and dinner for up to 8 people. snacks...
    nine4dnine nine4dnine 41-45, M Feb 20, 2008

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    What Do I Even Like Doing?

    There are a few things I can think of that I wouldn't mind doing as a career, but the jobs (artist, writer, archaeologist, anything to do with travel) won't make me the kind of money I would like and could really use. What I chose to study is tough, but it does incorporate some...
    itworkedintheory itworkedintheory 31-35 1 Response May 6, 2012

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    Time For The Us To Catch Up To It's World Contemporaries

    The next job I have will have to either be one I really love or that gets me closer to my goal of getting one I love. No more of this jobs providing just enough to struggle. It's a shame that here in the US the minimum wage levels are lower than so called less developed nations...
    Qwertyvsme Qwertyvsme 31-35 7 Responses Mar 30, 2010

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    I've been working at a job for 20 years that I never liked. The money and benefits are decent. I've been scared to leave the job because of the fear of not finding a job with the...
    rlb0468 rlb0468 46-50, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    i need to find a better job, one that pays more that $12 and year round work around nashua New Hampshire. ..
    Boyfriendfor2 Boyfriendfor2 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Well ladys driving a semi dressed how you want for the most part. I'm a driver trainer for one of the best paying companys out here 1st year $40-$45.000 by the 5ft $70-$75.000...
    Tgurllvr Tgurllvr 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    I really do. I like finding different ways to think about things or ways to look at different situations. Today, my dad helped me look at something in a different way. It really...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    i look for ways to make money or earn it for free. you like to earn some of your own. then try this out and you will earn. its free to do and easy no risk at all.i'm very real and...
    WilliamMBrown WilliamMBrown 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    My name is Eva ,I'm 35 years of age ,dark-skinned lady living in the uk since 1992 . I came to the uk when I was 13 ,and as many immigrants I have encountered lots of racial abuse...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Amid the hustle and bustle of everyday life, remain calm and remember that peace can be found in silence. Treat every one with kindness, even those who may not treat you the same...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Feb 28

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    So I got a new job. Not the one I really wanted. Door to door charity promotion. And I quit on day 2. I'm not usually a quitter. And I didn't walk away because of the job. See, I'm...
    bethany1990 bethany1990 22-25, T Mar 3

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    I honestly don't know how to feel about myself at all anymore. I've been dating this guy for 7 months Nd I just don't feel good enough for him at this point. I feel like I can't...
    DyingLightx DyingLightx 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    Iknow its long,sorry,but i needed s1 to listen to my feelings.I always loved to work at a bookstore,untill I finally filled an application,interviewd n got a job in a "bookcity...
    ferenii ferenii 22-25, F Mar 14

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    Nobody is going to ever like me after writing this. Nobody likes a girl who complains, so if you're on this page, you don't have to continue. I'm just venting a little bit in hopes...
    NinaBunny NinaBunny 70+, F 2 days ago

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    I was let go from my job 10 months ago because, it's a long story. I got $900 of my paycheck advanced and told my boss I would pay it back when I got paid 3 days later. I put 600...
    annona annona 31-35 Mar 11

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    Out of shock, I dropped the knife I was holding and didn't even blink when it clanked to the wooden floor. He looked worried. “Um. Excuse me? Our tour bus broke down and we need...
    xXxTheLostOnexXx xXxTheLostOnexXx 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I got a call for a new job try out tomorrow, they'd like observe me in how am I doing. I hope I got this one and may they offered me a higher salary than my current job cause I...
    Spore93 Spore93 36-40, F Mar 15

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    Right now, work is the most relaxing place in my life. I'm good at what I do, the job is interesting, my coworkers aren't so bad, the building is nice, the breakroom is great...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 26-30 6 days ago

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    I had a great night out with my coworkers today. They all range in life experiences for me, but somehow we all organically get along. I haven't laughed so hard in a long time. At...
    tempestsarekind tempestsarekind 22-25, M Mar 19

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    I am in IT job from last 9 years. Now I feel I am not a fit for the corporate world. I can’t make stories and can’t talk other than the truth. I know I am hard working but not...
    xxxprojectxxx xxxprojectxxx 31-35, M Mar 9

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    My wife informed me 5 months ago that she wanted a separation. We are still living in the same house. I do not want to separate and would like us to repair our marriage. We're...
    lifefromlemons lifefromlemons 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    To add to my experiences: Yesterday I went out to find some new work shoes. I like wearing ankle high boots. I find them attractive and comfortable. I've not had too much luck in...
    shadowplt shadowplt 51-55, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am a bad person. I was unhappy living with his entire family. Everyone would just walk in whenever they wanted to, and not everyone got along. Lots of arguments and fights. I...
    kshibbs81 kshibbs81 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 28

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    I feel like matchmaking is harder then it looks and women try to do it without thinking about the man first unless we are on millionaire matchmaker. I know we have to think about...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T 3 Responses Mar 8

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    ¨FINE!¨ I yelled at my mother. God, I hate her so much. It was late April and my mom was leaving me alone to start her new job at the grocery store. She works from 8:00 pm to 1:0...
    xXxTheLostOnexXx xXxTheLostOnexXx 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    What Would You Do: I'm finding it harder to hide in myself. Things I wouldn't say keep escaping my mouth. I'm afraid I'll slip & say it out loud. I'm not even sure if i have the...
    UnderTheSleeves UnderTheSleeves 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    Started a new job yesterday. Obviously that required a selfie :P
    LivviyLove LivviyLove 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    I am here to make some friends. I promise I am a sane, nice, non-stalkery person who likes a laugh and can hold a conversation. Happy to talk to anyone, though prefer to be in...
    caralouise caralouise 46-50, F Mar 12

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    I find myself to be an enigma concealed in darkness. I often wonder "what is it that makes me the screw up I am?" My mom always calls me a waste of a soul. There's not a day that...
    tenebrissicarius tenebrissicarius 31-35, M Mar 13

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    Welcome everyone! For those who need someone to listen or vent to, don't be shy to message me. If you message me wanting to talk, I'll try my best to reply. I'm fifteen year...
    FrenchKissed FrenchKissed 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    Yeah ... surely I can say that I will never find any love. My parents gave me birth so that I can support them in their old age, but when I think that who will support me in my...
    tytydf45 tytydf45 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 14

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    just join.glad to find this site.I feel like I'm not alone anymore..
    sadwife82 sadwife82 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    I wish I could wear mine all the time! Right now, I'm only comfortable wearing small ones in public, 20 mm in diameter at best, but I'd really like get my self to the point where I...
    tpoh tpoh 46-50, T 1 Response Mar 7

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    I like to tell you that my life is great. it's just that sometimes i feel really alone & depressed. I want to make new friends . I would like a story about how i met my new...
    RashmiVadher RashmiVadher 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I find myself making up the Perfect life with varietys of friends: Crazy ones, wild ones, quiet ones ( like me) etc...
    JoyAndPain25 JoyAndPain25 16-17, F Mar 18

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    Well, this all started a couple weeks ago . My friend (lets call her Lily) and I were starting to become really close, even know I met her this year, we hung out all the time! We...
    Stargazes101 Stargazes101 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    This afternoon I got a new haircut. I really like the way it looks and feels.
    JacobJastrow JacobJastrow 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Apparently my BFF, cousin, and my mom all think I'm going to have a boyfriend one day. Well, sorry to crush their dreams, but I don't want one. Ever. I really don't see why it's...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F Mar 15

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    I think going to school and getting an education should be optional instead of mandatory. Before anyone jumps me and starts making assumptions, let me explain myself. Yes I hate...
    tayyylorrrrr tayyylorrrrr 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 16

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    my life has left so much undone, like finding my true only one. there's not much left of me to offer, and nothing at all in my coffer. I guess I'll just enjoy the sun. (Mar.23...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 4 days ago

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    Our teacher is like a mother to me. But i don't draw near to her simply because i don't love to be a teacher's pet. My classmates said that our teacher is strict, however, i can...
    jigMorde jigMorde 26-30, F 5 days ago