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I Hate My Job

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    I have been with this company

    for 2.5 years and tonight I decided I'm quitting. Feeling happy!
    wise22 wise22 22-25, M Apr 13, 2014

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    Work In A Call Center

    i hate my job i don't mind the customers and pay is decent but the way my boss treats me is like i am some stupid child sometimes..I may not do everything right all the time or know much about computers but i am not stupid.If i am doing something wrong explain to me how to do...
    nyx39 nyx39 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 8, 2013

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    Time To Move On.

    My work is frustrating.The work place is negative.I come to work happy and leave work angry and exhausted.People back stab each other like it's going in style.We lost our manager because of a forced transfer and our new manager is one of the most negative people you'll ever meet...
    catboydale catboydale 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 8, 2012

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    When I moved I transferred with my company.

    Back home I loved my job. The guys were like family to me. Now I struggle getting up in the morning and going. I don't talk to anyone I just go in do my work then go home. This is more just a vent because I have applied for other jobs been offered a couple but financially...
    SheWasJaded SheWasJaded 26-30, F 5 Responses May 27, 2014

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    I can't do it. I just can't do it anymore.

    I was only working weekends, but even still, it's too much. I just needed money to buy Christmas gifts, but now I'm done, so I'm gone. I need to leave immediately. I hope to God there wont be any problems, but if so, I couldn't care less. I need to go. This situation is giving...
    WinterIncandescence WinterIncandescence 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 23, 2014

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    I'm a nurse. I hate it.

    People treat you like an overpaid waitress, plus the scum of the earth that keeps breeding mouths they can't feed! I work in the NICU, I don't mind the babies, but their families?! I won't even get into the politics of the place either. Needless to say, I want to find another...
    klc91682 klc91682 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 4, 2014

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    Nursing Assistants

    Ok I had to change my pic just so I could write this. I am a nursing assistant. It is a horrible job, people get away with so much abuse. No I do not mean those poor innocent old people or mentally retarded ones. No the aides. We get cursed, told to go back to our country, kicked...
    EmpressLya EmpressLya 26-30, F 6 Responses Aug 10, 2012

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    Haha who doesn't hate their job.

    Still money is money for as long as I'm on this Earth haha. Guess my job could be worse, lol.
    NotgoingsoloAus NotgoingsoloAus 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    State Government Is Sucking The Life Out Of Me

    After my private industry job picked up and moved to Southeast Asia without me and left me in an uncertain and even frightening brush with unemployment, I decided to look into government work as a means by which to ensure the experience would not be repeated.  I...
    RedRover RedRover 36-40, F 23 Responses Oct 30, 2009

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    Sitting at work. Any advice on not watching the

    clock all day? Feel like I'm wishing my life away always waiting on going home or for a weekend.
    dontgitbit dontgitbit 26-30, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Granted, I like the money.

    I need the money to pay for the school that will get me out of 'kissing ***' business. At this point in my life, I can, after years of careful tests and procedures, state that I am completely allergic to bullshit.
    justmeandmydreams justmeandmydreams 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2014

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    So, this year I have been at my job 10 yrs.

    which means I would earn 4 weeks vacation for my length of service. Today they rewrote the policy so we all only get 2 weeks vacation. I have waited 10 yrs for my 4 weeks and I got robbed of it. Due to the fact too many ppl would be getting more than 2 weeks since they had been...
    galaxygurl galaxygurl 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 2

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    I hate my job but I am having a tough time

    deciding to quit management treats us terrible. I can live without the money. It is 8 hours a week. I don't like quitting.
    ellwood970 ellwood970 61-65 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Did I Waste 4 Years In College And $30,000 To Get A Receptionist Job?

    I didn't start college until I was 25. My parents had a good income but they blew it all on garbage, so I didn't qualify for many grants, but they didn't help me out so I had to wait until their income no longer counted against me when it came to loans and grants. I worked all...
    classydame classydame 31-35 36 Responses Jul 18, 2011

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    i was working in (205) with a "girl" STVE #350

    she would tell me to do one thing but then say she never said it .. she is miserable she is dating a married (separated) man who will spend time with her misery loves company have more self esteem
    muse323 muse323 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    I'm just going to keep this really short by

    making a list of things I hate about my job: 1. Clique-ish co-workers, that leave you feeling out of the loop when it comes to important information that pertains to your - DUH - job. 2. Selfish, self-righteous, ungrateful, irritating human beings who insist that they're...
    seakissedjem seakissedjem 26-30, F Jan 20

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    I really don't like to complain.

    The more I complain the worse my problem seems to get. But right now I ******* hate my job. My boss is an *******. His boss is an *******. Work is slow so I'm bored and if I make a mistake god forbid! I'm new in this industry. I'm new at this job. Making a mistake is common. Don...
    AJdee AJdee 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2014

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    I don't like who I am

    as a person right now. My work situation has me so stressed that I think about walking out everyday. I have nightmares about it and when I am there I at times feel like I can't breathe and at times cry. Work is making me into this person whom I don't like. I am negative, I...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 21, 2014

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    So I'm on my third day of reading my phone at

    the office all day. It's much better than the norm - trying to make it not obvious to people passing by that I'm doing nothing. Being a forgotten employee is either the best or worst. I complete the things I am given with little trouble, but I can't get more to do. Then the...
    kope45 kope45 31-35, M 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    I Dislike Being Not Appreciated At All

    I do not hate my job per se.. I hate the fact that there is no structure to my organization and that I am made responsible for duties that were never explicitly or implicitly assigned.. Seems like I am the only one who works at my job.. everyone comes there sits around and...
    cleopatra2007 cleopatra2007 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 4, 2007

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    Today was my first day

    and I already want to quit. And I know I ****** up. I work at a drive thru at a Steak 'n Shake and it's so stressful, confusing, and too fast for me. I mean, my co workers are nice, and my boss is, but idk I just don't think it's the job for me. I'm debating weather or not I...
    christarose96 christarose96 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm really not enjoying my job.

    It seems to be wherever I work, well I've only worked for 2 banks - it seems the women I work with are so bitchy and mean! People say it's jealously but it seems to be out of my friends and other people it just seems to be me that gets targeted a little. I'm trying to work out...
    rebeccadb1 rebeccadb1 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    It happned again today morning.

    My Boss was completly out of control shouted like hell with his maximum volume. told me " F u k off". told many things which are not suitable in professional and civilized world. He brusted for a small reason and forced me to accept the thing i didnt do. he told me Iam going...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    Everything in my job is on a need to know basis.

    That basically means that they wait for you to mess something up before they tell you how to do it right. Any changes to the every day routine are only run by a few people for some reason. I've messed things up a lot before because no one told me that something was changed in...
    tinywoman tinywoman 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17, 2014

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    I work in a restaurant in Australia

    where it is not expected to tip. there's a tip jar but that money goes towards annual work barbies. I make $12 an hour when minimum wage for hospitality is $15.77 so I miss out on about $100-$200 a week depending on how many hours I'm rostered on for (I'm casual) and I get told...
    SVONS SVONS 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I can't WAIT to get to Tennessee!

    !! The main reason right now for leaving is that I get the hell away from my job. While I love just about everybody there, the "customer" and the company he's with makes our lives a living hell. He disrespects everybody and he works for a company that doesn't give a **** about...
    drummergrl06 drummergrl06 26-30, F Jan 18

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    I hate my job. The people I work with suck all

    joy from my day. I come home angry and stressed because I have to go back the next day. I really, really hate it. The people are lazy, incompetent liars with the personality of a cactus. My boss is married to her job. Literally. Thinks the rest of us should be too. She believes...
    happybbw happybbw 41-45, F 7 Responses Aug 4, 2014

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    **** my stupid manager

    that is in a bad mood all the time! **** the stupid chef that glares at me every five seconds! **** the jaded little brats that laugh at me behind my back! **** the dumb **** that lectures me for twenty minutes when I make the tiniest mistake then assumes I'm going to do the...
    Starkweather80 Starkweather80 31-35, M 7 Responses Oct 15, 2014

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    I Hate Office Jobs!!!

    I am really glad I do work at an office job. This has opened my eyes as to what type of job I DON'T want, and it's working in an office and sitting inside a cubicle. I don't know about you but, I am so tired of sitting up in a cubicle, pretending to work when I finish my work...
    Japanesesakura Japanesesakura 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 12, 2011

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    I hate the people I work with.

    As a freelancer I ve worked with many many people in different companies and guess what? They are all the same: selfish powerseeking ********!
    Heartbroken4ev3r Heartbroken4ev3r 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 26, 2014

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    In August I started a new job at a Pharmacy

    because I couldn't stand the job I had at the time. I was really looking forward to this new job because hey better pay! & It seemed like a nice little close knot "family". The hours were much better! It dealt with only certain types of people, and it's just down the hill from...
    ForeverArmyGirlfriend ForeverArmyGirlfriend 18-21, F Jan 21

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    I haven't even left my house yet

    and I want to go home. I keep hoping I sprain my wrist or get a little sick just so I don't have to go.
    mypawshaveprints mypawshaveprints 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I told my boss I wanted to quit,

    but she told me I have to stay least 3 more weeks. **** this!!
    wosj wosj 18-21, F Jan 23

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    I work at ponderosa, I am 16 I have been there

    for 9 months now. make 725 an hour and I get 4-5 days a week... I don't like the people I work with nor do I like the pay.. all I do is fill up salad bowls and that it's so boring I'd rather clean out horse stalls all day
    jamsjams6 jamsjams6 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2014

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    I hate my job .. I hate getting up every

    morning to go for it ... Many times i felt "brain insulted" just by doing my job .. I have been trying find a job over 3 months now -____- What is ur job and ??? What do you do ?? Do you like it ???
    twinz8891 twinz8891 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Despise Being A CNA!!!!! And An UPDATE

    Hate. Loathe. Revile.There aren't words in any language that describe how I feel. All I can say is THANK GOD for this website or else there would have been a rising body count a long time ago! I consider myself a patient person, I try to get along with people. I'm not perfect and...
    TheTwilightQueen TheTwilightQueen 26-30, F 41 Responses Jun 7, 2011

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    It has its up days and its down days

    but all in all I want out of it. Most of the people I work with are great and the customers aren't all that bad for the most part but oh gods some people have an ego that needs shot down.
    Sportser Sportser 26-30, M Jan 18

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    I know alot of people say that

    but I honestly loathe my job. I work for a very popular (US) store and it's the worse job. It's not just the customers. .. its the company it's self. It's just horrible. I have been off for the last few weeks and I am greatly considering not coming back. I am so much happier and...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 13, 2014

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    My job is just unbelievable.

    I'll try to sum it up by telling you about the folks I work with: First, there is this supermodel wanna-be chick. Yeah, okay, she is pretty hot, but damn is she completely useless. The girl is constantly fixing her hair or putting on makeup. She is extremely self-centered and...
    StarFox11 StarFox11 22-25, M 6 Responses Jan 3, 2014

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    I Hate My Work Place!!!!!

    So I had a vent session of hating my job, but I got the promotion I was looking for, a decent raise in my salary and travel.  Who's complaining now, not me, I love my job!! 
    lost12345 lost12345 26-30, F 6 Responses Oct 7, 2009

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    I feel like I sold my soul

    for a good paying job and I hate myself for it. I can support my family now, but at the cost of my own sanity as I am treated like I am worthless every single day.
    SameOldLoneliness SameOldLoneliness 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 8, 2014

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    Hey all! Sorry I haven't been on very much

    lately, my summer job has been keeping me super busy so I never have much time to hang out here on EP :< I am still actively gaining though, and I'll do my best to try to post a few update pics hopefully soon ^_^
    BellsBelly BellsBelly 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2014

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    I can not wait to be out of the day care

    business again. I just pray I don't have to come back. I would like to know how we are suppose to do our bulletin boards watch the kids keep the room cleaning do lesson plans did mention watch the kids in a 8 hour day? Oh and we are suppose to do these dumb portfolios. Not one...
    mrsap mrsap 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    So here's what I deal with.

    I have worked in a call center for 2 years. I bust my tail at work every day, and my stats are consistently the highest on my team. I just got the lowest raise on my team though, due to some BS reason that they are evaluating us on different performance levels. I am so sick of...
    Nikki351 Nikki351 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    work so hard for nothing,

    then I get criticized for not having enough "motivation". well ****, i'm miserable, excuse me for not doing ******* back flips to be here.
    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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    I am generally much happier

    when I no longer give a **** to my work. Dare not to think about it after work actually. 🙈🙉🙊
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Update to my work situation.

    After working here for a year I have got used to work with no instructions and work out some order of my own. I am currently doing 5 projects and I have come to realize that it's impossible to and it s ok to have things unfinished and imperfect. ******* and old farts no longer...
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    The Customer Is Not Always Right!

    Retail should not be the living Hell that is. I'm not an unintelligent woman. Regardless of what our society may believe. It is true that if I had it to do over. Yes..I would have continued my education. Per sued other avenues. That being said..I want to say this. The people that...
    picthis picthis 41-45, F 12 Responses Aug 5, 2009

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    Being In Car Sales Is Destroying Me.

    I was hired at a car dealership to do administrative work. Long story short, after about a month, I went from being the admin assistant for the internet dept to being an appointment coordinator. "Appointment coordinator" is bullshit speak for "telemarketer." My boss insists we...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 19, 2012

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    I hate my daycare job

    so much. I just want to quit so bad. I'm going to school full-time as well and I messed up bad last semester because it got to hard being. Wife mother and working full-time. So I think hubby and I are planning for me to quit once we get tax money back and school money back. I...
    mrsap mrsap 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    Can someone please cancel Monday

    for me? I hate my job. I'm currently doing something that I have no interest in because I don't have a choice. It's a temporary job and I'm still waiting for a better offer to come my way. I'm being severely underpaid, like my qualification doesn't even matter to them.
    whentostop whentostop 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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