I Had a Dead-end Job

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    Call Center Myths; Advancement Opportunities

    The dead-end job, to me, is one where your potential to get noticed (let alone advance) is inversely proportionate to the monotony of your job. The more routine/simple the job, the less you get noticed and vice versa. Add to this the corporate mindset of balancing the workload on...
    FluidMind FluidMind
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Sep 24, 2007

    Not One

     ive had a few the worst was probably this restaurant called fat wallys ....  horrible .  they treated me like a dog ...  I hated that place .  they used to have me walk half way across down town hamilton  with a cart of food when i was pregnant with...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Nov 22, 2007

    Going Everywhere - Going Nowhere

    I left graduate school with an M.A. in Creative Writing, thereby more or less guaranteeing my unemployability.  Drifting aimlessly like flotsam and jetsam, I realized I had to do something.  So I got what I consider to be the ultimate existential job - cab driver. ...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Jul 10, 2007
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