I Am Looking For a Job

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    Yes, I am looking for a job.

    I wrote another story in this group, maybe four or so years ago, when my mental illnesses (namely social anxiety and agoraphobia) had a very deep hold on me. I have since (Spring of 2012) begu taking Abilify and it has helped me so incredibly greatly. I am like an entirely...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 16, 2014

    Do you think this is inappropriate?

    I applied for a job and dropped off my resume. It turns out the guy who owns the company lives 2 doors down from me. I've never met him, but we went to the same high school many years ago. Anyway, he calls me up that very evening and was all excited that I was his neighbor and...
    Orangerocket Orangerocket
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Jul 12, 2015

    I am Looking for a job

    so I could at least have my own money to spend and help my mom pay of the bills @ home
    anon189 anon189
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2015

    Feeling Like A Fool

    I can't believe I actually quit my job before I found a new one.  Who does that these days?  But I just had to to save my sanity.  I'm one of those people that if others encourage me that I would be good at something and that it would be...
    lacklusterwallpaper lacklusterwallpaper
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 22, 2010


    Hey, If any of you know of somebody in the Akron/Cleveland area of Ohio that needs a babysitter, nanny, petsitter, or housesitter, PLEASE let me know.
    jellybean93 jellybean93
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 3, 2013

    Many Many Interviews ....

    But no job yet :( I know I should be ok with this, but I have always worked since I was 16. Being idle is something that I am just NOT used too .....  
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Oct 5, 2009

    I Am.

    I am looking for a job, but I, honestly, don't want to find one. I have severe social anxiety & agoraphobia & have no idea how I could ever handle a job even if I were to ever find one. I can barely leave the house & over 90% of the time, I don't. I spend most of my time in my...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Apr 4, 2010

    I desperately need to find a job.

    It's been a year!!! I'm 40 and already washed up! :(
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jun 17, 2014

    I am Confident

    I am thinking about going get a job to keep me busy so I wont sit around all day dwelling on the past. I was thinking maybe a waitress, I know they dont make much, but some places the people tip real good. I just need something to get me out of my funk. I say **** school, Im not...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 7, 2012

    I Hate Routine Job,i Want A Job Which Is Interesting, Adventurous.

    my name honeyi.i completed engineering(bioinformatics).i worked as recruiter,i got job in tele marketing.all these jobs are routine and it really make me sick.so i want job which is not routine, interesting,adventurous,learn new things.i want a job which i can say i love this...
    honeyfreeze honeyfreeze
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2012


      I'm a MCA graduate,2011 batch.I'm looking for a job.but still I'm trying for a job...(i got 5 jobs related to IT sector.But my parents not allowing me to do so far.... so i quit.)...but don't get a job yet.I'm really tired and preparing for an interviews.I am searching...
    rex4 rex4
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2012

    All of this cover letter

    and follow-up letter stuff..... Eeeeekkkkk So I spent my whole evening typing and editing and fretting over this email I was writing to this man..... Then I send it and he quickly replies with a "thank you, rose -Fred".... That's it.... Nothing more! *to maintain the privacy of...
    Orangerocket Orangerocket
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Mar 26, 2015

    I Need A Job!

    I am sitting at home, and this is the six month I have been unemployed!!! NOT because I am NOT looking .... God - I NEED A JOB!! PLEASE!!!! 
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    11 Responses Jan 20, 2010

    I'll Take What I Can Get!

    I'm going in to a temp agency tomorrow so I'm trying to update my skills a bit (free training on Microsoft website) as I haven't done office work in some time.  Temp would be awesome but there just isn't as much temp work anymore.  I want to be able to take...
    2Quirky 2Quirky
    51-55, F
    Mar 9, 2009

    Now, I know this article may hit you with a

    surprise or shock. And as you read through, you may be asking yourself questions like, " could this really be true"? "Can i ever get a better job with better pay? An oil company in the United States of America, Agip, having branches and affiliates across the globe both in...
    coheebah coheebah
    1 Response Jan 2, 2015

    :::crosses Fingers:::

    I found TWO positions online today. One for production worker in a chemical corporation, and another as office assistant in a church. I hope something works out. i would have a heart attack. There is still much competition out there :(
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Mar 4, 2010

    I am looking for a job

    but have failed constantly. Have not received a call yet. I have started losing hope
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    I want to move out. I am 27 years old.

    I need that freedom. I am a college student and don't have a degree yet. I am in California. My dad "apologized" about the incident, but I still need to move out. That incident left me confused and feeling a bit disgusted. I will be more assertive now to my parents now. I am...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 25, 2015
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