Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Didn't Get the Job

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    Life Goes On

    I've applied for more jobs than I can remember and didn't get a call or anything from potential employers. Oh, well. It's no big deal, I'll just try again and again.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 2, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Again

    Again,Didn't get the job,Bugger it,I'm sick of this,Unemployment,Go away!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 2 Responses Aug 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Application Was Not Seleceted For Further Review

    Applied with a new Hyatt Regency property opening in February for Front Desk Agent. The initial job fair style interview, went well. More like an even conversation than a straight Q&A session.  I told two great work strength related stories that answered a couple of...
    afazchas afazchas 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 21, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not Enough Experience He Said.. I Have Three Years Of Experience!

    So when i was younger my mother would always take me into my favorite pet store, Petco. Id stay for hours weaving through isle after isle looking at every animal in the store. After college didnt work out for me later on in life i moved onto a farm and started working full time...
    Ambieee Ambieee 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Didn't Want It Anyway...i Think.

    I sold myself at the interview.  I had the qualifications and the experience, but I didn't get the job.  It happens. I don't even know if I would have liked it any better than what I do now.  Its the same kind of work (stressful), just at a different level...
    Mikki Mikki 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 30, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Not That Disappointed

    The issue was the time I listed on my application. I can re apply in 30 days and if I haven't found anything else I'll list the times they gave me. I'm trying only for part-time and I'm hoping that is the real reason I wasn't hired just in case I need to apply but I still have 10...
    Zoftig689 Zoftig689 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    for the past... idk, 32 years? I can only remember one time I got a kiss, that's why it's not 33... I even REGRET that one too! I really wanted to have an old-fashioned life...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i loved a boy in our class from my whole heart.he too loved me.bt we never talked.just smiled.oneday i frowned at him.still i can't imagine why i had frowned.i liked him so much...
    jez999 jez999 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So seeing you tonight really hurt but then I realised..I don't even need you in my life I shouldn't be sad or hurt I have an amazing boyfriend now and he is my best friend and he...
    Scarsdontfade Scarsdontfade 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I went to the beach yesterday and twenty minutes after I sat down, he arrives with his new girlfriend. What are the chances?! :( such an unlucky start to the year to have to endure...
    missssyme missssyme 31-35, F 7 Responses Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It started with her name. She was a friend of a friend, and when her name was first mentioned I remember thinking: “*****, that is a gorgeous name.” It would be a while before...
    SpaceTurtle SpaceTurtle 31-35, M Jan 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This story is a little bit funny as to how it all turned out. There's this young woman who I was teaching with, very attractive, does some modeling on the side. I noticed her...
    Nijima Nijima 41-45, M 5 Responses Jan 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I miss my ex girlfriend. She was my first love and we haven't spoken in over a year. I find it pretty so heartbreaking that I'm so young and already feel that she is going to be...
    smokebombtom smokebombtom 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    At one time I thought you loved me, an cared for me like nobody else could. I was wrong about you. In my mind I knew who you were and how you could be, I just never thought you'd...
    staytrue123 staytrue123 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Probably the most fcked up love story ever. In grade 9 my girlfriend died. After that I had alot of issues that included me thinking I was in love constantly. I met this girl in...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We met when we were eleven. His mother was my cousin's science teacher and after school they would tell me about how his mom said he had a crush on me. I wasn't all that interested...
    BuzzFanatic BuzzFanatic 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Two semesters ago, there was this boy and this girl that always shared a seat on the bus. They would share food and their drinks together every morning. I thought it was sweet...
    BITTERandNAIVE BITTERandNAIVE 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay, well I was starting to know this guy and on New Years we spend it together and it was the first time I kissed him and we ended having sex. But before all of that happen I...
    ddanniiella ddanniiella 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just told my girlfriend of 3 1/2 years It was over because she tries to please her mother and me and we are different like today is her day off and she told me last night she was...
    lovebelts lovebelts 51-55, M 3 Responses Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My ex is coming tonight to get the rest of his stuff. I saw him yesterday and he told me he loves me and thinks about me every night. He said I'll always have a place in his heart...
    EmilyPouliot EmilyPouliot 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In one hour, 2014 will be over. I didn't like this year. The only thing I liked about this year: my summer vacation. Everything else sucked---especially my car. I spent $2000...
    CayucosBeach CayucosBeach 46-50, M Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    didn't get any kiss..but I did get high c:
    Wblakeboren Wblakeboren 16-17, M Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I felt in love so hard, so so hard. I was 14 years old and I was in love for like a year. Now we're texting but I guess I didn't lose all my feelings for him. It's so strange.
    queeenbey queeenbey 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Unfortunately for me, I genuinely felt he liked me as much as I liked him, but turns out he just enjoyed flirting...Really hurt at the time; thankfully it didn't take me long to...
    IAmParadiseSeekerJW IAmParadiseSeekerJW 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I didn't get one,I'm not to upset though,I did get dumped though,a first for me.
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well attleast you think they did at first or don't know how they feel about you I was very hurt and I didn't know what to do because I was very comfortable with this person and the...
    rach232323 rach232323 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I didn't know what missing someone from afar would be this damn hard. I think the hardest parts are at bed time. Yes I have the thoughts and memories, but sometimes it's not...
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    this is sad.I hope those of u who lost it ended up marrying that person.If you didn't, I will pray for your soul for you have made an unforgivable sin.
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 30 Responses Jan 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember my first time. My bf had been eager for some time, so I forgive him for his initial push to see how far the tunnel went. I thought something had ripped down there, and...
    Jill1986 Jill1986 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I gave you my heart, I gave you my soul, I gave you my life, my love, you stole. I never poured my heart out to anyone as much as I did for you. I did things for you, I said things...
    LonelyAJ LonelyAJ 18-21, M 10 Responses Jan 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have never in my life regret about meeting or falling for someone. I always walk out of it with a smile, happy that I've learnt how to look on the positive side of an ending. And...
    AnnaJackson12345 AnnaJackson12345 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Scattered pieces of a broken soul, How to recollect, need some reconstruction. I feel my life, so out of control. Does anyone have any advice, some form of instruction? How did he...
    zainshah1 zainshah1 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Didn't we all? When I was younger, it seemed like such a big deal. I think I was in love, but it was never meant to be. We were too different, and I should have seen the end near...
    WhereThereIsHope WhereThereIsHope 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I didn't know something could take this much starch out a person.
    abrokenlittlegirl abrokenlittlegirl 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    so well I'd just moved into a new house and my dog went missing, the neighbors had found her and he was standing outside my dog and his son who is 24. me and mum started talking...
    GeorgiaRhodes GeorgiaRhodes 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I didn't wait until marriage that was my initial plan ever since I was younger but as soon as I got the freedom to do things I wasn't allowed to do like go out late, party and so...
    DreamOnBeautiful DreamOnBeautiful 18-21, F 13 Responses Jan 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I didn't wait, but I have had one sexual partner and he is now my husband!
    happycupcake happycupcake 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We didn't meet the proper standards........he said that i have been too good for him and i told him the same! hehe..This is life...I'm still thinking about him....
    Angelarenaldford Angelarenaldford 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I say I'm over you but my heart knows that's complete bull. No one really knows how much I still love you. I can still feel the warmth of that night, the grass on our feet while...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate my body and I wish my thighs didn't touch. I wish I had a flat stomach. I'm tired of hearing all of these stupid diets and exercises. Not eating would be a lot easier, and...
    stillYDGN stillYDGN 13-15, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You offered me things you had no business offering. You showed me things that I had no business knowing. You made promises you could never keep, that I should never have believed...
    laurisilva laurisilva 31-35, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was only 14 and met this great gal. We didn't know each other that long but she was the first I was with. I remember it like was yesterday. I wish she was still with me.
    tommy19692 tommy19692 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love is a strange thing. When I read all those articles on the Internet, I feel like all of us are talking about the same thing but in reality, love is different for each and every...
    rosswakeman rosswakeman 22-25, M 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well... It's my mom. She does love me, but she doesn't believe in God and she doesn't show she loves me. She never kisses me or hugs me. I do my best to love her, and i do a great...
    juliettecf juliettecf 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was a teenage mom not once but twice. I had gotten pregnant twice in my teenage years. No I did not wait until I got married to have kids. It was hard for me and I struggled...
    mominlingerie mominlingerie 36-40, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was younger. I fell head first for this woman four or five years older than I. We met through a volunteer project. She was quite pretty. But it was the way she responded and...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 4 Responses Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel