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I Am Tired of Searching For a Job

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    Tired Of It.

    I am tired of searching for a job. I've had a vocational specialist who has been trying to help me find one for the past 2 1/2 years now. But all I've gotten out of numerous applications is one job interview last August. I have absolutely nothing to put on a resume. Even though...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 22, 2010

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    I swear I get more calls from the edegree

    and continuing education people than the people I am filling out applications for. The online process is convenient but it leaves a lot to be desired in terms of response time. I posted my resume and I get calls outside of my area so what's up with the people in my area? I need...
    PrettynBlack PrettynBlack 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    I Have Problems Getting Work And Staying In It

    not out of intention... I just have a few issues to overcome... like illness and back disorder ... and depression there are some jobs I feel sure I can do but when I was younger I never got the chance to show anyone what I could be I would have loved to have worked in David Jones...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 5 Responses Apr 1, 2012

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    A Degree Worth Nothing

    I just graduated from drexel university with a BS in fashion design and I feel like my degree is useless.  I have been job searching for over a month, I have put out over 100 resumees, I am well qualified for every job I apply to but somehow I am still jobless.  I...
    lifeiswaiting lifeiswaiting 21-25, F 4 Responses Jul 16, 2007

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    Went out job searching today.

    .. I don't understand why some people say "no thanks, I'd rather not see your resume." What? Am I not even worth looking at?
    hem592 hem592 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    A Permanent One

    I can get temp jobs right and left but nothing permanent. Argh!
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 22, 2010

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    I've done pretty well on my own. It just gets difficult at times when there isn't anyone right there with you. Online friends are great. But they don't suffice the close connection...
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    I realised how freedom from much anguish and pain comes, and many people might not like. Freedom comes from being thankful and content. I have struggled with my life because I saw...
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    I have never felt so...so alone. I need love in my life...any interested boys?
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    I'm suffering from lack of focusing & doing things for a VERY long time. Till I left my family for my high school education, I was simply living in my bed. I was intelligent, I...
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    It's now officially been a year since I had a real job. Ugh!! I am so depressed about it, all those years in school seems to have been for nothing. :(
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    My dad forcing me to get married in his opinion not mine and he said I'm not forcing you even his from my country Nepal and his coming here for studies I'm still 19 and get...
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    Alejandro80 Alejandro80 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    I hate my job. Do we all? Are we expected to just be grateful to have a way to make money to pay for an existence we don't believe in? I wish I was in an indigenous tribe!
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    Goodnight 😗 so tired !! Erghhh
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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...
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    I absolutely love my job but I am so busy. Long days are upon me. Time to earn my keep.
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    My husband and I have been together for 11 years, married for 9. We have 3 children (elementary school age) and I've been a good wife. No, a GREAT wife. By his own admission. He...
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    I only got this job so I can be more social and be around more people I can relate to.. but third shift is whooping my ***!!! ………smh I'm so tired
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    I am a doctor. As a doctor I work 10 hours a day with a group of people that are perhaps the most mischievous people I have ever met. I think the cause of this behavior is because...
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    Yes, that's right. I'm tired of putting forth all the effort to meet and become friends with people. I'll admit that making friends has never been easy for me for whatever reason...
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