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I Finally Have a Job

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    It is so hard. I keep getting told to focus on myself and my baby. My husband just went back to work after recovering from addiction, and my baby was born a month early. Earlier in...
    Starkizzed21 Starkizzed21 22-25, F 13 hrs ago

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    Ok so it's only Feb but I've been away from here and people have been worried so want to update you. Im ok now but I was cheating lots over Xmas and my bf finally found out. He is...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 12 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    Ok since my parents have been bugging the hell out of me about getting a job I start applying for some. So one of the managers or director after that experience working in a store...
    ImAShopaholic ImAShopaholic 22-25, F 19 hrs ago

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    Ok since my parents have been bugging the hell out of me about getting a job I start applying for some. So one of the managers or director after that experience working in a store...
    ImAShopaholic ImAShopaholic 22-25, F 19 hrs ago

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    Wouldn't it be nice if jobs were all on trial terms, and you could try different ones without fear of being labelled a quitter or a loser? Of course there are careers out there...
    omgwut omgwut 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I hate my job so much that while I'm working, I think about what the most sensible way to kill myself would be. I am very grateful that I HAVE a job, in a city with very few jobs...
    PsychoticFlower PsychoticFlower 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I just miss waking up in the morning and not dreading my job. All my other jobs I had I never actually hated. I just hated waking up early LOL. I made such a mistake moving here...
    Broken31 Broken31 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    Unemployed? Suddenly Out of Work? Are you sick & tired of applying, sending out resumes with no results? I know because I've been there too! After 40 years of constant...
    Gfountain Gfountain 56-60, M 1 day ago

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    Well I got ****** over bad at this job I was told that I would be getting $16 an hour as a hourly employee. The hiring manager that hired me screwed up and put me in as a flat rate...
    Diaperdragon Diaperdragon 36-40, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i think i finally found my dream Job all i need to do is work for it .i wanna be in the Navy ? to be a sonar submarine technician or fire fighting contorl or something awesome...
    rayy17 rayy17 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Today, I was diagnosed with Duane Syndrome. After 17 long years of wandering what's wrong with me, and why my eyes are so different from other peoples', I finally have closure. I...
    katiebug7 katiebug7 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Why is it that applying feels like throwing paper-trash against a brick wall - hoping for it to break? Why do i have the feeling that i am losing self-worth with every application...
    rogermuppet rogermuppet 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    I have a PhD in New Testament. Taught briefly, couldn't get a full time position, and stumbled into being a reference books editor. One of my best decisions ever. I got paid to...
    bookishlutheran bookishlutheran 56-60, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My last job was solo stressful and dysfunctional. I hated going to work with a fake smile pretending to be happy knowing I am screaming inside. Working at this hospital for 10...
    Anchor79 Anchor79 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Dear J. You don't realise it but I have so much to thank you for. I have always felt at work that I have had to be strong and get on with it all. I have got used to having no...
    Jenni855 Jenni855 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I have a very stressful job, but nevertheless I like it. I have very nice, gently bosses, I like my clients, and my clients like me. Furthermore: I love the feeling to help other...
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This is a true story of what happened to Greg Zaffuto. I have just experienced much the same and do not want this to happen to you, so I am sharing the following. I apologize for...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F 5 days ago

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    To say I hate my job is a vast understatement. This place is absolutely horrible. Worst Machine shop I have ever worked at. Filthy and dingy and dim lit. Machines are ancient and...
    Broken31 Broken31 31-35, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I know I've posted a lot of times on here about how I was discriminated against at my job at Macy's, but let me just state that even without the discrimination, I still would've...
    MegaManX97 MegaManX97 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I broke up with my exboyfriend 2 weeks ago. It was because he constantly degraded me. I am and always have taken care of myself without asking for help from anybody. I took verbal...
    Sweetheart0501 Sweetheart0501 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    This is a typical night on my job, what we roll up on!!! Is your job like this????
    JennyTom JennyTom 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 4

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    I've never been able to keep a job for over 2-3 years. I always seem to get ... I don't know what it is ... exacerbated. So I quit. I get fed up. I dislike authority figures...
    dmcac dmcac 46-50, F Feb 3

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    Almost 30 and no girlfriend 29, in 2 months will turn 30, single, no real girlfriend. I don't socialized much as I used to and sometimes feel lonely. 12 years after I finish high...
    taiho110 taiho110 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 3

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    I'm 18, not in education and currently not working. I do need a job but my confidence holds me back so much to the point where I can't answer the door or telephone. Ideally, I...
    emjm013 emjm013 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    The company I work for is slowly dying, and it's depressing to be here and watch. It's a small company, but at one point it had great potential for growth. Then they lost two big...
    chronicmisfit chronicmisfit 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 2

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    Not long after I became more open about being bi, I was at a sleepover with three friends. Well, they kind of knew I was bi and we were all watching movies in the basement. One...
    houseofcards39 houseofcards39 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    There's a bar I hang out at. A few years ago, I started going there on Saturdays because there was a certain barmaid who, due to her personal schedule, worked only Saturdays. The...
    PhillyAutismGuy PhillyAutismGuy 26-30, M Jan 30

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    It's actually a good job. Software consultant. It pays very well. I work from home 3 days a week. But, I can't seem to keep my head in a place of gratitude. When I married my ex...
    DefineItFromNow DefineItFromNow 41-45, M 5 Responses Jan 29

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    I don't know if i consider myself a traditionalist. But I always felt like I would be at my happiest if I just had a large family around me. I'd like to be that weird family that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 29

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    My husband and I have had a terribly rocky last three years together. He's cycled, going from adoring me to blaming me; he's begged me to stay and he's insisted I leave. He's...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F Jan 29

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    I have just started working about 3 weeks ago, the workload is alright but I can't bear to be around my boss another day. He is one of the most patronizing people I've ever met...
    notyofish notyofish 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    I am the ultimate loner, have tried unsuccessfully to fit in to different groups my whole life. Recently I tried to make friends with a group of people who are considered the...
    sguy1823 sguy1823 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    I'm sick of not having a job. I want a job. that be good and no bullyz there bashing me up. would be good too.
    slivereyes slivereyes 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    Even though my gastroparesis makes me vomit/regurgitate daily and nausea keeps me eating like a bird, I haven't lost weight so doctors don't take me seriously. I exist pretty much...
    verymoofishy verymoofishy 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Well I don't have a job... I'm actually going to go get my tax form from my old job so I can do my taxes real quick. So the HR lady also mentions my old boss would love to see me...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Let me share my rather crazy story, in fact as I'm laying here in bed at 09:35 on a Sunday morning I wonder if it is actually as crazy as my brain makes it out to be but read on...
    halphgracie halphgracie 31-35, M Jan 24

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    I'm bored so I'm going to tell you a story. This started summer of 2015. I met this guy in an online game, I hate how I can still remember it like it was yesterday. He was offering...
    zoelalala zoelalala 18-21, F 20 Responses Jan 23

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    There's a bar I hang out at. A few years ago, I started going there on Saturdays because there was a certain barmaid who, due to her personal schedule, worked only Saturdays. The...
    PhillyAutismGuy PhillyAutismGuy 26-30, M Jan 23

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    FINALLY!!!!! I have a new job in the field of my choice. NO MORE BS JOB I HATE. I start Monday. I am so HAPPY. It’s been a long struggle and it has been crazy hard but STILL I...
    SofiaLongino SofiaLongino 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    *Its kinda long, sorry My ex and I dated for about 7 months before I got pregnant. He wasn't too happy about the news, but eventually he came around. He was so kind and nurturing...
    Lia001 Lia001 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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