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I Hate Job Interviews

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    A Hot Mess!!! - I cannot believe I messed up on this job interview. Maybe im being a little hard on myself. I went to a security job interview at the landings in savannah ga...
    ricanstud ricanstud 26-30, F Aug 21, 2013

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    Preparing Doesn'T Work - No matter how much I prepare for them and run through the questions I know they'll ask, I still freeze up and trip up in my answers. I always feel like I...
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 2 Responses May 29, 2013

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    I Hate Interviews - I hate job interviews.  I hate the fact that it seems so random, whether or not you will get the job.  And that you get interviewed for things...
    musikkvinne musikkvinne 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    Heavy Anxiety In Interviews. - I have always been terrified of interviews. My hands start sweating profusely, my heart beats faster, I feel a flattering sensation in my tummy, I...
    Anaarkoon Anaarkoon 26-30 Jul 19, 2013

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    Job Interviews - It feels like begging. I hate it and I hate the smug *** interviewers. I don't think they are good indicators of good workers. A lot of times lazy *** losers...
    ampand ampand 41-45, F Jan 26, 2012

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    An Hour In Hell - I arrived half an hour early because I thought parking was going to be more difficult.  That meant I had to walk reeeeeaaally slowly from my car to the building...
    Colormevibrant Colormevibrant 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 1, 2013

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    Hire Me Already - I have a job interview today. I am nervous. I hate interviews. Employers should just look at your cv or application and from there decide if you are right for the...
    Tk03 Tk03 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2010

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    Job Torture - I've mentioned elsewhere that I applied for a job and it took the company over 4 weeks to respond. In the end I got called for interview.  I attended.  I know you...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 May 17, 2013

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    Doesn't Honesty And Integrity Mean Anything Anymore? - I agree 100% with all the post as to why people hate job interviews from the stupid questions you're asked that have...
    biggdogg70 biggdogg70 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 28, 2013

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    Hire Me Already - I have a job interview today. I am nervous. I hate interviews. Employers should just look at your cv or application and from there decide if you are right for the...
    Tk03 Tk03 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2010

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    Why Bother With This Store? - First AttemptWay back in either 2009 or 2010, I went on a quest to finding another job for myself since I had been laid off from the best job I had...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 27, 2012

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    I Thought I Was Ready For This - So I left my house this morning to go to a recruitment event to interview for a company I'd like to work for. I prepared and prepared for this day...
    cuteshae cuteshae 26-30, F Sep 10, 2013

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    Of Resumes And The Pain Of Dealing With HR People - My day is starting to get frustrating. Firstly, I couldn't register to a specific job site will all the jobs I'd like to apply...
    cheesebun cheesebun 22-25, F Jul 10, 2013

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    Reversed Roles - I'm interviewing candidates to hire today, thing is I think I'm more nervous than they are. I hate that I need to find qualified people, but the company won't pay...
    RoadTraveler85 RoadTraveler85 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 15, 2013

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    Job Interview - I have an interview at Hollister, I'm so excited! Wish me luck everyone
    elizedukugho elizedukugho 18-21 3 Responses Aug 20, 2013

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    Why I Don't Respect Employers (Much Of The Time). - Im a young guy who takes the more inexperienced, entry-level jobs. With the way our country is headed the good, decent jobs seem...
    Lux221 Lux221 22-25, M 2 Responses May 23, 2013

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    I am well qualified but I am coming off as all over the place when speaking i'm not stupid but feel like it any advise I can work with
    LonelyLeoNess LonelyLeoNess 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I swear I get more calls from the edegree and continuing education people than the people I am filling out applications for. The online process is convenient but it leaves a lot to...
    PrettynBlack PrettynBlack 22-25, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I am short listed for job in airport.. Salary : $500 per month for freshers.. Its good to join ?? Its 30,000 INR
    redbricks redbricks 18-21, M 27 mins ago

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    I've been an avid lover of all things aerospace. My first two professional jobs were probably as good as it gets in terms of work/life balance, fun at work, good company focus...
    cjkord cjkord 31-35, M Mar 19

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    Well, I've done it! I've taken the first tentative steps to create not a blog, but a website that will collect and collate much of what has been said on this site, as well as...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 9 Responses Mar 21

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    My fake name is kobochibi. I'm female, 26 y.o from Indonesia.I'm from a broken home family. One month after my mother passed away (2006), I ran from home because my father re...
    kobochibi kobochibi 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I'm 14 and I have been being perspicacious because I read Philosophy stuffs. I never thought I would end up hating my religion and the people belong in it. My family is religious...
    Apotoxin4869 Apotoxin4869 13-15, F 48 mins ago

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    It's 2.07am. So forgive me if this is a bit incoherent. I did an internet search on 'i hate my life' (without quotation marks of course), and was pleased (in a masochistic sort of...
    TheEndIsNotNigh TheEndIsNotNigh 31-35, F Apr 3

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    Five years. FIVE YEARS I've been with this company...starting when I was still in highschool and working my way up to supervisor and I STILL hate my job. Its thankless. No one...
    shoxic shoxic 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    I just started at a new job working in a group home for people with disabilities about a month and a half ago. I know how to help most of the people right now and usually ask for...
    betweenlustandlove betweenlustandlove 22-25, F Apr 1

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    Things were okay until he came home from university. He decided to drop out a couple weeks into second semester because he hated it and it wasn't what he wanted to do with his life...
    halfbloodprincess halfbloodprincess 18-21, F Apr 7

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    I love coffee but I HATE coffee flavoured things. Probably because I hate sugar milk and cream in my coffee and most coffee flavoured things are sugary and milky. I drink espresso...
    xSCARx xSCARx 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I work for a collection agency and absolutely hate it now. I have been there for about 3 years and the past year has been very frustrating and a bore to me. I am so sick and...
    koolbreezz8 koolbreezz8 31-35 2 Responses Mar 20

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    I used to have loser jobs..that are now occupied by Mexicans (illegal types) I HATE AMERICAN WORKERS AND AMERICAN JOB SITES. I have this job were the N*gger guy is supposed to...
    Igiveyounothing Igiveyounothing 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I'm not sure how well I will be received here but I am sharing my story nonetheless. I was widowed at the age of 32 and my son was 2 1/2. I was not looking for a relationship after...
    MomofOZ2003 MomofOZ2003 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I wouldn't say "hate" as that is a very strong word. I would say "I dislike the way my boss treats me." I work in (undisclosed) and being treated as if I'm worth nothing more than...
    RY0RY RY0RY 18-21, M Apr 2

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    I feel as though I should not hate my parents, but the more I try not to... the more I do. I am 20. My parents have been apart since I was 4. They has an over 10 year divorce...
    AnimalsAreLife AnimalsAreLife 18-21, F Mar 20

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    She drives me NUTS!!!! I basically raised myself because she sleeps all day. Ever since I was little all she does is sleep all day. Sometimes I think she doesn't even care about...
    DearYou DearYou 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    If you read some of my posts from the past you would remember I was fired right before Christmas of 2013. That sucked. I worked in a very stressful environment. I worked for a very...
    Mariah522 Mariah522 31-35 Mar 26

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    I hate my life so, so much right now... This is the only consistent thing I have in my life right now... my total disdain for my life! I am in pain psychologically and I can't...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I hate my sister in law because as long as I've been with my boyfriend, she is sick and sits at home. At first, she had some rare tropical disease and for 2 years she sat at home...
    PancakesLover PancakesLover 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    She tries to give me all financial support she can provide , for which im grateful, but she treats herself like the boss. Literally. According to her she feeds me, choose my school...
    acethisexam acethisexam 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I hate my job. I hate dealing with old people. They're annoying, and 99.9% of them are the same. They all ask all the same questions and talk about the same mundane topics over and...
    ieatgingers ieatgingers 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    my boss is so sweet...but i hold no sympathy for her. because she is malicious, and insecure. She is just as sweet as she wants to be, but will dog you out as soon as you leave...
    latreezey latreezey 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    In the past year I have pulled away from all of the friends that I ever had, even the few that I made attending college. My communication skills are terrible, I have have really...
    whatwasthatpromisethatyoumade whatwasthatpromisethatyoumade 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I hate myself and I hate my life. Everyday is such a struggle for me. I don't have anyone in my life to really talk to. I have made such a mess of everything. A year and a half...
    tamstaub tamstaub 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm sick and tired of people treating me like dirt. I'm sick of bosses who tell us to do stupid things and then don't bother to explain them. I'm sick of being told that I must...
    stphnmclrn46 stphnmclrn46 22-25 3 days ago

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    I do really hate my life, I came from a broken family.My father is a ******* ******* , he had an affair, he didn't support as financially and he left us.My mother is the only one...
    sen017 sen017 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    After 4 years of searching, and doing all sorts of jobs that I hated (like cleaning old people's houses) I had a job interview today for a job as a help desk call center agent, and...
    lowlandgirl lowlandgirl 41-45, F Mar 18

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    I have a really good job, I get paid extremely well, my job is never monotomous. I've been in my career field for abou 15 years and have 5 till retirement. But there are parts of...
    teaser907 teaser907 41-45, M Mar 21

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    I work as a hostess at a restaurant called Copper River Grill and today was the last straw ! Too much to type but long story short , I decided that enough was enough and right...
    beautenaturelle beautenaturelle 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I have never hated anyone in my life. My MIL I DO hate she has destroyed my marriage with get son her golden child . I am 45, he is 63, she is 86. Her son divorced his wife 30...
    sueoneil sueoneil 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    I hate my current job but one of the most exhausting things i have ever done is job searching and applying to jobs. As an introvert i don't make a lot of friends at the...
    stryk stryk 31-35, M Mar 20

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    I work in IT and my job rules my life too much. I'm required to be on call a lot and am so sick of it. I miss just having an 8 hour job and coming home and not worry about work...
    Cheeks2014 Cheeks2014 36-40, F 5 Responses Mar 25

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    I know it's wrong to hate who I am. God made me this way for a reason. But I hate being female. It doesn't feel right. I can't relate to other girls. I mean, I can relate to girls...
    RuthieAnja RuthieAnja 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1