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

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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 1 Response Feb 20, 2008

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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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    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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    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...
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 1 Response May 6, 2012

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    Not Sure It's Possible

    I've had so many jobs and so many careers that I wonder if the whole problem is just me and my cranky attitude?  I'd like to get back to teaching but fear that the joy I once experienced may not be there this time.  But, how do you know if you don't jump in?  The...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M Apr 13, 2008

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    I know I'm going to but it's more like of a when for me. I have everything ready to tell my ex best friend and clear up my mistake/misunderstanding!!!
    FighterWolf FighterWolf 13-15, F Jun 30

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    I had an interview yesterday for a full time apprenticeship as a business admin in Children and Young People Services. (CYPS) I was interviewed by 3 women, one I already knew as...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    So I've sent my resume twice to this Doggie Daycare place and emailed them 3 times like two weeks ago and no one has called me or emailed me. I need another job to save up for my...
    DiamondInTheSkye DiamondInTheSkye 18-21, F Jun 28

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    Do you want a sexy, smart, organized, socially adapt, giving and genuinely nice colleague who will turn your business into a thriving corporation? Well, you came to the wrong...
    NatashaRose NatashaRose 18-21, F 14 Responses Jun 29

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    I thought I will never get a job, but now I have one. 'am loving it.
    arjob arjob 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 30

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    Hi I'm 19 live in kuwait . Looking for a decent job . Like mall . Restaurant . Help I'm kinda desperate
    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    Wow. Been a bum for one month, then applied at two companies. The first one rejected me two days after I sent them my application. This afternoon, I got a text message from the...
    girlon3rdfloorsuite9 girlon3rdfloorsuite9 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 2

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    I am a shy girl and a very lonely one. Someone talk to me, I love in Costa Rica and am halve dutch
    silvermoon9619 silvermoon9619 16-17, F Jun 25

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    I have an addiction that's killing me haha hopefully I'll be cured one day but who knows
    kintobeans kintobeans 22-25, M Jun 27

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    Things I have been waiting.. I want to write a lot of things. I can't. Even if I write, it befalls in his " Who is gonna Believing in You"? So, Here I am.. writing what everyone...
    mynameismisshena mynameismisshena 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    I recently heard this band called The Horrors. I thought they were pretty good. Give them a shot if you haven't heard them.
    Inthistwilight Inthistwilight 36-40, M Jun 29

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    I'm going to be leaving Vermont for a month for CDL Driving school in Indiana. Then it's 3-5 months of over the road training then I get to start my new job. It sounds like an...
    drifty18 drifty18 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    I'd give this life for a new life ..... I often spend alot of time daydreaming about a new life completely void of the reality I've lives for so long I don't think I can honestly...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I know this sounds stupid to most of people but I've tried to find a boy that I like. I can be like wow if I see a guy that looks good in my eyes and if I notice that he likes me I...
    realandtrue realandtrue 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Found these useful tips, hope they can help you too :) The scene: Sunday night, tossing and turning in bed, you can't sleep, you stare at the clock dreading the start of the work...
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F Jul 9

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    I got a call on my mobile today in the evening. Number didn’t show up. Just an incoming call message flashing. An unknown call… always that little chilly moment before hitting...
    Varun555 Varun555 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i am 22 years old and it really feels like there is nothing goo about my life. my job stinks. ive been working at a sub shop making minimum wage since i was 16 and havent really...
    icespine icespine 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    Need advice! Should I stay on this temp/contract job and convert to a full time job as a graphic designer with the company which manages heritage museum for a year (I don't really...
    Scarlettzxc Scarlettzxc 18-21, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    Nervous about my new job? I've had two jobs in retail one on commission and another on just the sales floor (fired from both and never been promoted at any of my jobs). I got a...
    Flowerpush Flowerpush 22-25, F Jun 26

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    Nervous about my new job? I've had two jobs in retail one on commission and another on just the sales floor (fired from both and never been promoted at any of my jobs). I got a...
    Flowerpush Flowerpush 22-25, F Jun 26

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    I accepted this new job assignment because I thought I can help, and not because I needed the money. This job is in another country 8 thousand miles away. On my first day I asked...
    zorba04 zorba04 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I've technically had four jobs. The current I'm at, I'll quit whenever I transfer schools. The job before that I quit because there were huge scheduling conflicts. The job before...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    It's impossible to write my story, because I know that no one will ever believe me... When you're in love, it's hard not to do anything for the person you care about... No one...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm making a career change and was accepted for a prestigious talent development starting tomorrow. AND I got a new job also to start tomorrow. -Talent Development Course: It's...
    bluejade83 bluejade83 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Right! Today was bad day for me...the manager said to me that I'm kicked off from the job! I had to get new job immediate! The opportunity was to checked up in the Net!Tonite was...
    StevenBG StevenBG 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I have the best job! Very unique, doubt people think of is often but when u need us you need GOOD ONES! For 17 years I've owned my own business doing Private Investigations. Yes...
    Amginn Amginn 36-40 1 Response Jul 16

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    7/9/2014 I guess I'm just going to start by saying I want happiness in life and I feel like I might never get it… I don’t know why I feel this way but it's kind of bumming me...
    elias617 elias617 16-17, M Jul 9

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    The spontaneous vanishing of an EP profile is puzzling, especially when the user seems to be perfectly happy... A month or two ago in my travails across EP I befriended a young...
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    Most of you won't really care about this but I really need to rant.... I am only two months into my new job, I work at a dog kennel with 50+ dogs a day. And I work in all areas of...
    AMB97 AMB97 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I just read the saddest and most horrific real thing in the news. I unfortunately clicked quite a few news articles to get the whole story. I say unfortunately because I am really...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jul 16

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    I finished my 3 song. My mixtape drops 1-1-15 I'm working hard as hell! Another old man on the porch with the bottle Wind blows and the old rockin' chair wobbles He's just the...
    Kidslum Kidslum 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    THE WORLD KEEPS VEDIC TIME The uniform worldwide tradition of time-management and the Sanskrit terminology associated with it, is yet another emphatic proof of the prevalence of...
    DrMATRIX007 DrMATRIX007 26-30, M Jul 3

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    Burp, oh, no more. I can't eat another bite. Keep going. I can't hold down another thing, I complain as I stuff more fattening food down my throat. Keep going, for me. It hurts, my...
    docroxxo docroxxo 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I moved back home after college and all my college friends stayed on the east coast and my high school friends moved away and the ones that are still here I feel I have grown up...
    SofaRose SofaRose 22-25, F Jul 17

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    My coworker thinks I'm ******* stupid. She makes me do her admin work every week. Putting on her dumb*** puppy eyes and talking about how she is SO overwhelmed. "These are killing...
    AceTheory AceTheory 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    First of all let me say that I stumbled on this site by accident in early Feb of this year so I was not sure what the site was all about at first. I have always been a "people...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    Why do I have high standards, I feel like I'm trying to go for everything like my ex had, blonde hair, blue eyes, outgoing, amazing smile, trustworthy. It's so hard to find a girl...
    charlie2950 charlie2950 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 30

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    'Kinder, Kirche,Kuche (Children, Church,Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter One Hundred Forty-Nine I waited for Bobby to call me instead of me calling Indiana. It was a matter of being...
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    New love is a joke. You ever get involved with someone and you think it's going to be a change? Their like oh this is new love. Trust me I'm not like the others. Come on, trust me...
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 25

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    Since I was little, I always had a very clear idea of who would be my life mate: funny, charming, witty, goofy, strong and physically big, but also very gentle and loving. I even...
    mewsiesie mewsiesie 31-35 Jul 3

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    Finding new music and connecting with it is like unlocking a whole new part of you.
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    I can't work with structures. I freak out every time I am handed instructions that are complicated. I guess it's a problem with people who work a lot with creative stuff. I got...
    Mrbaxteria Mrbaxteria 36-40, M Jul 14

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