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

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    This is already my third job

    since I graduated from colleague 2 years ago. My first two job were just sales ( but in financial industry) ... Now I m in investment banking as analyst. Two months after I have started , I m suffering from lack of sleep , constant stress and lots of criticisms because I forgot...
    thousandcuts thousandcuts 22-25, F May 24, 2015

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    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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