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I Didn't Get the Job

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    He said he didn't want a serious relationship then he goes with a blonde bimbo. seems men want fake looks over real personality long term
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    When I was 17 I met somebody that I had genuine feelings for as I have never been close with any other guys even now that I'm 19. What I don't understand is how he can lead me on...
    Samira12 Samira12 18-21, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I know this is gonna sound like one of those absolutely ridiculous love stories but hear me out please..This guy who I consider one of my best friends we dated for a year & a half...
    cocososowowo cocososowowo 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    It's been a while since I wrote here. I am here again because I need to drown my sorrows through writing. I got out of a one year relationship a month ago and it was very abusive...
    WellisntThisjustPeachy WellisntThisjustPeachy 18-21, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    that awkward moment someone thinks this is a dating site and posts that they're looking for a serious relationship on here of all places! I'm just gonna pretend I didn't see that
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    3 months ago he said he wanted just casual , now I notice on facebook he is in a relationship with a blonde tanned big boo ones angry looking woman who never smiles in her pictures...
    uncontrollabledesire88 uncontrollabledesire88 26-30, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    why is everyone so quick to judge character? this has affected my life, well i guess in one way in particular. i got into modeling around the age of 16, and as i've gotten older (2...
    sandragrace sandragrace 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    If I didn't have emotions then I wouldn't make all the stupid mistakes I make. I act impulsively based on my feelings and that just screws things up for me, I'm just too honest...
    ThePiggycorn ThePiggycorn 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've been seeing a guy for 10 months who is newly divorced and he has talked about a future, I've never been so comfortable with someone before in every aspect of my life, except...
    mesarav mesarav 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    See what I don't understand is why people would want to wait until marriage. Even if you do wait until you're married it doesn't mean the marriage is gonna last forever...
    blackheartlover blackheartlover 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I definitely didn't wait until marriage as I have a bun in the oven!
    lisaW16 lisaW16 16-17, F 13 Responses 4 days ago

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    This isn't really anywhere close to anyone else's experiences, most others dated or even married someone, only to have their heart broken. My experience isn't exactly like that...
    Venum21 Venum21 13-15, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    7 months ago, I met this guy and I felt like we clicked. Unfortunately, we had sex the first time we met. I learned that he was going through a divorce. We got close very quickly...
    EmberBishop EmberBishop 26-30, F 13 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was previously seeing someone who I fell for. Cut the long story short, he woo'd me and done everything to make me fall for him. I was in a really bad relationship before I met...
    cancerian19 cancerian19 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    And it made me never want to love someone like that ever again. I'd actually met this guy when we were both in first grade. He and I attended the same elementary school for a while...
    Curlatte3845 Curlatte3845 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am my own biggest critic. I feel like I can never do a good enough job at anything I try to do. I am constantly telling myself that I am no good to anyone and never will be good...
    laurenholliday laurenholliday 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    My first experience of love was begin when I was in 11th standard.. he was my classmate from 6th class to 12th class.. but till 10th class we've never talked,but in 11th class we...
    Cutieeshweta52 Cutieeshweta52 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 28

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    I love him... But now I know.. He never loved me. All the time wasted.. Why? Why can't someone just be honest for once and say what they feel? I poured my heart n soul into him...
    ocenblu ocenblu 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    well I don't think she did, It basically started when our IT teacher told the boys to sit down but make sure that a seat was available next to us, then she told the girls to sit in...
    Ralbarda Ralbarda 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    Before my husband came out of the closet he destroyed me as a human being. I just didn't know.
    ajeanshadow ajeanshadow 51-55, F 8 Responses Aug 24

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    Well it started when I was in middle school his name was Nelson and I can say that I love him. Although I never told him how I felt...he was just a good friend haha yeah. All of my...
    Taniays Taniays 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I fell in love with this girl 15 years ago and I had blocked so much of the relationship out that I couldn't even remember why I did so. Apparently I even blocked out a time when I...
    taponcelightly taponcelightly 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 23

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    people Ignores meI know I'm ugly but I didn't create myselfthat's not fairanyway I get used to be alone I feel that I'm beastI'm not talkin about mself that what she said I'm so...
    minoSosimple minoSosimple 18-21, M Aug 21

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    Disclaimer: I'm not posting this to change anybody's mind or challenge any beliefs, this is simply my take on how sex affected me. No, I didn't wait. There was a time when it...
    Teedge Teedge 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    I just enforce them, I was just following orders. ( Over six million people were murdered.) " Life, liberty, justice and the pursuit of happiness." "As for me, give me liberty or...
    softspokenman softspokenman 41-45, M Aug 18

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    ..but maybe I am. When I think back over my life and all the "things" I have coveted, most of them have been fickle, fleeting wants. I was lucky that my parents didn't respond to...
    GalateaSpheres GalateaSpheres 36-40, F 6 Responses Aug 18

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    I guess I was a sucker for love. I met someone and fell in love but he didn't love me back. I guess it was a good thing because now I love someone who loves me in return! I love...
    MyGirlLeslie MyGirlLeslie 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I began to like him from the first sight. But he didn't feel anything to me. And we had totally different friend circles and everything, so it was really really hard for me to talk...
    Retrieverluoluo Retrieverluoluo 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Earlier this week I flew on an airplane for the very first time in my life. I was extremely nervous about flying and almost got sick the morning of the flight because I was...
    danielle1357 danielle1357 13-15, F Aug 13

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    I'm this tall. I weigh that much. My eyes are this color. That's my favorite food. I'm wearing pants. I bet you didn't know those 5 things about me.
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    It all started on a coffee shop. I met this blue eyed boy. He was like an angel. We shared the same table ( it's a bit crowded) and we started to talked. Few weeks later, I...
    bluegill17 bluegill17 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 13

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    lola822 lola822 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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