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I Found a Job

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    Happy With It.

    Yes I finally found something that I am willing to give a try, a job at a little restraunt. Its a nice place and the owner and the other workers seem nice. I started friday, and so far I love it. The money is much, but the tips I make adds up to a good amount. I just started and...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2012

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    It's Sad to See

    I now belong to such a small EP group! I hope more can join soon. Well, I've been pounding the pavement and the computer keyboard for more than a week now submitting apps and searching like a maniac for jobs that suit my background, education, experience and desires, etc...
    RubyTewes RubyTewes 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2008

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    I Finally, After 5 Months, Found A Job...

    Granted, it is at McDonald's...but it will pay me more than I am making on unemployment...that's all I guess any of us can really hope for in this economy. I am going to be going to college while I am working. Hopefully, when I graduate I will find something I love to do. Yay for...
    DreamsofmyE DreamsofmyE 31-35, F Jun 7, 2013

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    Jobs

    A friend told me that a factory about and hour from my studio is looking for new personal for night shifts, I think is a  manufacturer of intravenous solutions and stuff like that. I will go tomorrow and check if there's a job for me .  I can study in the day, work...
    Secretpoem Secretpoem 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 11, 2007

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    Ugh I need a different job I really need some money and this job is not cutting it
    melXlo melXlo 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Second day of my job I was feeling really anxious but hate the fact that my own manager told me I wasn't smart enough for that type of job....feeling some type
    bohemianlife925 bohemianlife925 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    After retirement from teaching Science, I went back to the University to study my trumpet and practice... In a sexless marriage, I needed an outlet and I practiced enough to first...
    gregc60 gregc60 51-55, M 8 hrs ago

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    Found these useful tips, hope they can help you too :) The scene: Sunday night, tossing and turning in bed, you can't sleep, you stare at the clock dreading the start of the work...
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F Jul 9

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    I quit my most recent job for health reasons. It wasn't a "Job" -Job, but it was an IT position at the VA. What that is , Insentive Therapy-meant for veterans on disability and...
    ninathecat ninathecat 31-35 Jul 1

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    I hate my job. I'm a preschool teacher, which I love. I love working with kids but I have discovered that it's not about helping the children to grow and develop, it's about...
    ace3022 ace3022 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    Just over 1 week ago I found out that my best school friend died. He was found alone. It is unclear at the moment whether his death was suspicious or not. I feel so stressed at...
    Elses Elses 36-40, M Jul 7

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    Day 2 of my new job. I don't think I can do it. I suffer from panic disorder. I can't control it ever since I found out I was going to start working. I just want to be happy but it...
    peggyjolleen peggyjolleen 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    that it is very smart to have many different means of income. Even if they are small, they can collectively make a difference. I've stretched my imagination, and here's what I'm...
    Emsily Emsily 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Just found an interview confirmation letter for my younger brother to talk to someone about feeling gender misplaced. I have gay and transgender friends and plan to be supportive...
    tinysnafu tinysnafu 22-25, M Jul 3

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    I love this site! I knew in theory that there were people with my problem, but had never met any of them. Like others here, I don't know what is wrong with me. I do my best, but...
    chazman48 chazman48 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    I have recently moved away from home to the UK. I am 24 years old, always lived at home with my parents. I moved because there is no jobs in my home country and currently live with...
    23lost14 23lost14 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    So I'm starting a new job. I'll be working with adolescents who suffer from mental and social disorders. The job is very rewarding long term, but very hard. I haven't ha the...
    thetruthaboutthedollhouse thetruthaboutthedollhouse 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    Today I quit my job. A job that paid $12.50 an hour and paid weekly and is only 1 mile down the road from my house. My anxiety took over. Cooking was a big part of the job, I dont...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F Jul 6

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    I'm 25 years old, and have had 13 different jobs in the past 10 years. I kept one Deli/ Grocery job for 3 1/2 years but momentarily quit for 6 weeks, and was re-hired. While...
    sasquatch88 sasquatch88 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    I'm apprenticing to become a watchmaker. I absolutely love the history and working with my hands, plus watch people are just so interesting to talk to! I'm really blessed to have...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F Jul 4

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    Massage therapy is often a very popular job option across the nation. You would possibly get pleasure from turning out to be a massage therapist for those who desire a career...
    Mica4014qgx7 Mica4014qgx7 31-35, M Jul 16

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    I have worked for a year, and a half at a local grocery store as cashier. The customers are super nice, and I'm very good at my job. My only problem is that I'm working with 5...
    UnknownMartin UnknownMartin 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I had an interview yesterday for a full time apprenticeship as a business admin in Children and Young People Services. (CYPS) I was interviewed by 3 women, one I already knew as...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    my job is a gift and a curse. Its extremely laid back job. but the management ( these young supervisor) are so petty so childish and i want out. I am so tried of the big brother...
    Missthang82 Missthang82 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I just recently started a new job at Taco Bell and I'm a cashier. This is my first job and I continue training tomorrow. I'm nervous because I messed up a few peoples orders. What...
    xxlibradollxx xxlibradollxx 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    So I decidee that this summer I would try to help out my mom and get a job but because I have issues with condiments I wasn't going to get a fast food job so I got a job at this...
    Curiousgirl1999 Curiousgirl1999 13-15, F Jul 16

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    Sabotage. Nothing but sabotage from co-workers and even management. This is why I can't hold a job. I get made to look bad. I get bullied. And despite finally getting a new job...
    betweenlustandlove betweenlustandlove 22-25, F Jul 20

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    Never in my life have I despised something more than working at LPQ. A "high end" cafe that demands perfection in every way but deems itself for to only pay workers min wage. The...
    isodole isodole 22-25, F Jul 21

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    My career path has been recruiting... And I'm unemployed. The joke is on me. Most recruiting jobs are with employment agencies and they all require recruiters to sell their...
    Roxvox Roxvox 31-35, F Jul 24

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    My first job 😥 Its definitely not the most glamorous or well paying, it's actually very far from the two; I'm a part-time cashier at walmart. I've been working there for about a...
    ToxicRyu ToxicRyu 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I lost four jobs in my life and I am only 22 years old. I am wanting to move to California as I have multiple jobs lined up there with my own company I am to create. I get so angry...
    Anonymous515 Anonymous515 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I will be 31 this year, and my up to date resume will be almost 3 pages long. My longest job I ever had was McDonald's (5yrs) when I was in High School. I've been working since I...
    Pmiller3 Pmiller3 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've been working at Disneyland for 5 years now, close to 6 at the end of this year. And trust me, it sucks. So badly. On my first job, I had the admission to be a ticket counter...
    DisneylandSucks DisneylandSucks 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm not smart and a slight speech impediment which makes it very hard for me to remember certain words. It makes me sound dumb and I'm worried because of this I will never get a...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    You found me by The Fray - "lost an insecure. You found me. Lying on the floor. Surround me. Why'd You have to wait? Where were You? Just a little late. You found me" I've always...
    experiencedyetunprepared experiencedyetunprepared 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I finally had enough of it ... There are too many things to tolerate. First, there's my boss. In the year and a half in this company I literally talked to the guy no more than 20...
    har70 har70 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    I'm apprenticing to become a professional watchmaker! I love my job. I get to work with my hands, deal with a cool group of people, and do a traditional "man"'s job. I've been...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I came to this realization today.. I do not like my job.. It's too random and you never know where your going with the task, you end up repeating it multiple times different ways...
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I have worked as a waitress at a banquet hall for 4 years now. It was my first real job, and to this day I still love it. The people there are my family, and it is one of those...
    helreb helreb 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I keep looking, keep looking. put in application after application. call and get the run around routine so much that I even gave up ... went right back at it with calling and...
    UmmaCoward UmmaCoward 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Well I would like to keep it short but the story is long. My sons girlfriend "Was" on drugs & no longer is! I am the grandmother I have never had to deal with cps,these people are...
    loveourkids loveourkids 41-45, F Jul 15

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    I have the best job! Very unique, doubt people think of is often but when u need us you need GOOD ONES! For 17 years I've owned my own business doing Private Investigations. Yes...
    Amginn Amginn 36-40 2 Responses Jul 16

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    I'm on the fence. Do you want to be a small frog in a big pond or a big frog in a small pond? For example, think of a software engineer at Google (not that they offered me any job...
    har70 har70 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    After 4 months of being unemployed I finally have a job. I have no time to come on this any more which upsets me cause I had lots of people I really enjoyed speaking to. But I am...
    klxo klxo 18-21, F Jul 19

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    I sent emails to like 4 jobs, 3 have answered. 1 is filled, 1 needs my resume and 1 doesn't really tell me what is happening they just keep asking questions. I need at least 2 jobs...
    annieannana annieannana 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    Ahh where do I even start.? I just got this new restaurant job and I'm at starting to hate it .. It's only my 1th week and all the employees expect me to get it .Wtf ? I never...
    veenuss veenuss 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Well I'm 18 and started working at McDonald's when I was 17. At first I was over the moon, I mean I applied to plenty of places and put so much effort into my applications to never...
    Milahlee Milahlee 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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