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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 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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    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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    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 1 Response 3 days ago

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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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    When I am looking for a new job on the countless job sites online, I let myself get discouraged. They want 50 years with a doctorate degree in clerical. Okay obvious not that much...
    Overit1 Overit1 36-40, F May 1

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    I need a new job.. so bad. I feel so defeated. I have tried so hard for that job I wanted.. Went through so many rounds of interview and in the end.. Nothing came to fruition. And...
    everydayissummerr everydayissummerr 26-30, F May 13

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    Jean-Marc phoned me last night to hear my voice, and ensure all is well for me start my new Job on Monday, at eight. I told him I will be there, and asked him if I should wear my...
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I have had only one real job but in total I've had 2 jobs but moved around within the same job categories. I now work in Health Care, elderly care, I like it, but almost a year...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F May 11

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    I've been working at the same place for almost 3 years now, my first job....first job I ever even applied for. I work as a hair stylist and love what I do and where I am. but...
    shallowbreathxx shallowbreathxx 18-21, F 3 Responses May 1

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    I worked really hard for the last 4 years and I really need a vacation. In the past 30 days I had just one free weekend and it wasn't the worst part. My personal record stands for...
    Alissson Alissson 22-25, M 1 Response May 10

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    I have to say I did last a lot longer than I thought it would. I just know the program I'm working on is going to hell in a handbasket and as much as I enjoy talking about how to...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F May 3

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    My old employer eliminated my position on 3/13, very unexpectedly, after nearly 23 years, so have been on the hunt ever since. My new employer is in a niche insurance market...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 5 Responses May 4

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    Its everywhere I go or anybody I meet noone seems to like me ...no one really liked me in school and I had no friends hardly .... My family seems to not like me neither ...my...
    Christina010692 Christina010692 22-25, F 3 Responses May 12

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    I spent so much time preparing that pitch book and it was supposed to be delivered in this afternoon. Because of some miscommunication with my another colleague in a different city...
    thousandcuts thousandcuts 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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    Hi if anyone is looking to work from home part time, make residual income with a company in the health and wellness industry along with getting yourself and others healthier, give...
    carolgem carolgem 46-50, F 13 hrs ago

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    It has been quite the journey throughout my life. I have always kept my mind opened to the idea that someday I will meet the girl that will truly make me happy. there have been a...
    Angeldark87 Angeldark87 26-30, M May 4

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    So today my boss scheduled a call with me. Now I knew something was up as this guy only ever calls me whenever he freaking remembers he has not called me. He called me up and...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M May 16

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    I'm planning on changing my life but when I try to change everything at the same time I get overwhelmed. so now I'm focusing on the small things. for example I started a diet, I...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 5 Responses May 3

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    New Orleans to Tampa this time. Pretty smooth move, all in all - got into town on Monday, found a house we liked Weds, signed the lease Thursday, got movers to unload the Uhaul...
    firefall firefall 51-55, M 4 days ago

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    This is from Huffington Post which I sometimes read through Yahoo News links. --------------------------------------- I had lunch recently with a new friend. In the midst of our...
    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I finally got it! After 8 long months of searching for a summer internship, I finally found a cool place to spend the summer. I'm not going to be working for one of the big...
    Multitude Multitude 18-21, M 3 Responses May 15

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    I separated with my husband of 17 years about 5 weeks ago, and I was ok with it, or at least that was what I thought. We agreed to go our separate ways and that we had just grown...
    chirpychops chirpychops 41-45, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    What do you do when you find yourself feeling sad for reasons you don't want to or can't explain. Today I just felt so alone I felt like I wanted to cry at every turn. I finally...
    llevame llevame 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    Just 4 years ago, I had been living happily, settled and completely at in L.A. 3 years ago, I made a jump and moved to the Netherlands for my then boyfriend. Fast-forward to now: I...
    Prykat Prykat 26-30, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Hello everyone. I'm newly joined on this site. There's a lot going in our life's one way or another make the most if it and enjoy. Time is precious. I'm a person who likes to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Been on here before, but I was a depressed hurt uncertain person then. I found friends, found hope, and now I'm a different person! Now I hope to connect with old friends and...
    timeisnow4us timeisnow4us 31-35, M May 7

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    It's going to happen soon at one of the leading media companies, I'm terrified :/
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    A great site for finding new music is 8tracks. I love it omg.
    medicinedreams medicinedreams 16-17, F 2 Responses May 14

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    I’m 25 going on 26. While not the oldest I kind of feel like I’m starting to reach the point where I’m behind socially. I don’t have any friends, pretty much any attempt I...
    Gemcrim Gemcrim 22-25 May 10

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    I specifically like watching some people eat . People misunderstood me though and thought I wanted their food .. That's how I got forced (by my idiot parent) to eat fish , that...
    SoleExecutioner SoleExecutioner 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    We all want true, honest, and real friends on here. It is just hard to find as it is not only about someone you can trust, but someone you can talk to about common intetests or...
    Destroyedandgone Destroyedandgone 18-21, M 1 Response May 18

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    How does one go about meeting a girl that likes to do this, p**p her pants and/or wear di*pe*s? Is it just as random as say meeting a girl that likes to hunt, or a girl that likes...
    pantspooper12345 pantspooper12345 31-35, M 2 Responses May 11

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    I'm so new it's just like -BOOM- my head exploded
    KnownToBeAlone KnownToBeAlone 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 28

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    New member here, would like to talk to some people and have some fun ;)
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 1

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    something new to me I like. https://youtu.be/vfwJ-SoYw4U
    1969tracyg 1969tracyg 41-45, M May 1

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    I identify as bisexual and I really just want to meet a cute girl and have an adorable relationship with her. Although I am very much still attracted to males, I'd rather my next...
    rcmh171822 rcmh171822 18-21, F 2 Responses May 12

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    I love connecting with people through music. I have a friend who has reunited me, in a way, with Al Stewart. I remember a couple of his songs. Primarily "Year of the Cat". But...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 4 Responses May 12

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    Im new here and would like to see what its all about
    tbaris10 tbaris10 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    For all you deep people out there which nobody ever seems to understand. For all you dreamers whose thoughts are constantly racing through your mind. For all those who feel with...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Ok so there is this guy, we'll call him adam. adam is super sweet and funny and we get along pretty well. we sit together at school sometimes and we have most of our classes...
    lalibrenner lalibrenner 16-17, F Apr 28

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    There is some kind of comfort that comes with having the free air and the quiet to do with what I please. There are so many options. I could embrace the silence and sit with my...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 1 Response