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I Have a New Job

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    And finally, something that doesn't require me to keep a 24/7 alert on nosy clients!
    Felicity3110 Felicity3110 22-25, F Feb 1

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    So, as I was looking into options for my uncertain future I was offered a job at Googles site Blogger. Yea for me!
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 8 Responses Mar 22

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    Well..........its Not Official - But it seems, as if ima be working at Family Fun Center!!! I can't wait to start my job there! I'll be working in the concession stand handing out...
    sammiesweetheart sammiesweetheart 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2012

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    IV - I've started my new job in a maelstrom of busy-bodiness I was starting to think might be ******* other people off. I've taken to being like the conductor in a mental piece of...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Sep 7, 2013

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    The guys gave me a 2 thumbs up today for my job efforts, they are so proud of me...let's hope the relationship with them goes well, my new boss sent me a major email im going too...
    meg5012 meg5012 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    Good Thing Done - Last year I had a job of the death, where I wasn't paid correctly, wasn't respected etc...  I had lots of project with the money I should have earned, beside...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

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    Its Day 2..... - I applied for my bosses job and unbelievably got it. Now I am in training and I love it! Its in the same office but I feel so different about my workplace now. I...
    lolo234 lolo234 31-35 Aug 3, 2010

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    New Job..new Beginnings...new Challenges....priceless - Entering this big plastic factory....employees saying good evening...It's all new to me..Been working in a government office...
    mgey mgey 26-30, F Jan 21, 2013

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    Humblebrag #3 - Having a new job is alright, but it'll be hard finding ways to spend the enormous salary. What will I do with my old life of destitution and despair?  My friends...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 May 21, 2013

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    An Internal Promotion - Perhaps this position isn't as "sexy" as some have posted here, but it's still a big step. The corporation I work with was just purchased in a...
    DeadMonikor DeadMonikor 31-35, M Aug 23, 2009

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    It's About Time! - I had been searching since July of 2008, when I was laid off. Finally, just when the call came saying my car was pending reposession, the phone rang again...
    Shonnie Shonnie 22-25, F 3 Responses May 13, 2009

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    Today Was The First Day - Hi, folks. Today went well. I arrived only five minutes late; you should have seen my mother and I trying to force that idiotic Tom-Tom GPS gadget to work...
    afreimann afreimann 41-45, F Feb 4, 2013

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    I Do! - I actually do have a new job. I´m going through transitions in my life, and one of my goals have been to start a new career. I want to expose myself to the challenge of it...
    Joelisa Joelisa 26-30, F Jul 5, 2010

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    Congratulations! - Got a job offer a couple of weeks ago. I am kinda excited about it. I will be resigning from my present job. I already notified my boss.The new company is...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 6, 2013

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    Just Before Unemployment Ran Out - Pretty good timing.. just started the new job 2 weeks ago, and my employment insurance was to run out sometime in January. I was only entitled to...
    FallaciesAppease FallaciesAppease 26-30, M Dec 19, 2010

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    Best Ever! - I still have my other job but now I am also a phone sex operator, basically talking dirty to men over the phone lol! I only started last wekk but it's great coz I work...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 22 Responses Oct 4, 2008

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    Pizza Delivery - As the title suggests, I have recently been hired as a pizza delivery driver; I go in for training on Wednesday (In time for football this weekend, I presume; I...
    solowing solowing 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 28, 2010

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    Just started today and God willing it will go smoothly.
    Joselyn2 Joselyn2 22-25, F Apr 3

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    I'm so excited. I've a stay at home mom for about 5 yrs. For the last 2 yrs I have been homeschooling my son. I was scared to death to start looking again. I hear all the time ppl...
    hunyB hunyB 36-40, F Jan 5

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    Tomorrow is my first day of my new job. I already am super nervous. I know this is not a job I am going to be in for the rest of my life. This job though is like a big deal to my...
    jrodr480 jrodr480 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    New Begining - The Past: I was an outbound sales person at a satellite programming company, they moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma. I was a software support engineer for a leading Customer...
    thykermit thykermit 46-50, M Feb 7, 2012

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    Subway Sandwich-making - And I have only been there a day and I already hate it. Too bad I was fired from account management or I'd go back to that.  At subway they pay what...
    SummerWind18 SummerWind18 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2010

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    Promotion!! - I have been at my job for 5 months now, and it has been going really well. I have been talking to my Director about making my job full time instead of part time...and...
    greenlionburning greenlionburning 41-45 4 Responses Sep 30, 2011

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    A Sales Job Is Not The Best Job For A Shy Person - After two years of searching for a job I finally have one! I'm very happy to have a job now, but I am not sure if this job was...
    Marivela Marivela 22-25, F Jan 14, 2012

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    Waitress - I just started working as a waitress at an Italian restaurant. It's pretty cool and most of the other people there are pretty nice. All of the cooks speak spanish...
    clarinet105 clarinet105 18-21 Jun 22, 2008

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    Account Manager - The account managers are a new department in the company, and 6 of us were hired for this position. The company is a new company which provides insurance leads...
    SummerWind18 SummerWind18 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 25, 2010

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    Manager Doesn't Make Aby Sense. - So when I went for a job interview I actually had to go through two. One with a regular and one with general manager. Anyways the first one tells...
    AlexG101 AlexG101 18-21, M Nov 25, 2012

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    Well Maybe I'm Jinxing It Though. - I don't actually HAVE it yet. But I have an appointment today at 4, where they're going to submit me an offer. And I already know what's in the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jun 1, 2010

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    First Week - New job = New people to get to know and to obscure myself to. It's always a battle between congruence and denial, though so far so good.  Delays with my Police Check...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Jul 27, 2013

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    Working At Goodwill - Last week, I started training at the Goodwill store and I have to say, it was great! My position is a processor position which means I'll be working in the...
    Mags2588 Mags2588 26-30, F Aug 11, 2013

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    Telemarketing - I have been looking for a job for months and months. After getting a degree in Paralegal I was hoping to get a job in that field ...been unsuccessful so far. My...
    greenlionburning greenlionburning 41-45 2 Responses Nov 10, 2010

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    Breathe! - Breathe. Just breathe. Take a deep breath in and let it out. You are alive and well. I tell myself this everyday.. even though I rarely believe it. Life can get a little...
    TheVantriloquist TheVantriloquist 16-17 Jul 15, 2013

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    starting my new job tomorrow! wish me luck :)
    teemonkeysocks teemonkeysocks 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    My First Day Is Today! - Well after a year of bouncing between part time jobs and not knowing where the **** I'd end up and if I'd ever find a good, full time job within my career...
    mserene mserene 26-30, F Jun 3, 2013

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    I'm Setting Up... - my own office (healing arts) to work for a boss that I know I'll love - myself!  Wish me luck.
    mysticsovereign mysticsovereign 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 4, 2008

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    A New Position -                            ...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 17 Responses Dec 20, 2009

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    I was reading online and came across the following article which I think is valuable information for anyone who is currently discouraged with job-seeking. http://www.bbc.com/news...
    SoftWillie SoftWillie 61-65, M Mar 26

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    So my first day was yesterday & it went really well! I learned a lot & managed to do things on my own on the first day. I think I'm going to really like this job because everyone...
    TheQuietOne92 TheQuietOne92 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16

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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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    What will happen tomorrow? I am currently doing my updated resume, still not finished with it. Because tomorrow I’ll have my first job interview. Am I nervous? It’s one of...
    Caisus Caisus 18-21 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Hoping and praying for one. I just want something with more pay. I feel like all the work I'm putting in on my current job, I'm not getting what I should for it. I mean, I'm a...
    Brunhildevonshaft Brunhildevonshaft 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    After a month of frustrating roadblocks I finally got the job...hear I come world :)
    MostArdently MostArdently 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I am a managing partner of a firm that provides a service to dentists. We are looking for both outside sales representatives and inside sales representatives. Compensation is...
    nhoccg nhoccg 31-35, M Mar 25

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    Okay I am going to ask for help here. Please send me any positive vibes you can muster. I really really want this job. I have the interview tomorrow, and I am really hopefully that...
    QueenAwesomePants QueenAwesomePants 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    I work about 30 hours a week at a fast food place, and starting next week I will be working about 18-20 hours with a baseball team vending (guys walking around selling food). I am...
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    Hey everyone back at my step moms house and the whole families here like last time so it was difficult but I did it I got a pair of panties it's about 1130 at night and my older...
    Anime1234 Anime1234 18-21, M Mar 23

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    Thank you God!!!!!!!! Thanks to all who loved and believed in me when the chips where down. I am so happppppppyyyyyyy!
    thatguyagain13 thatguyagain13 41-45 Mar 24

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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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    Never knew there was anyone like me out there. My boyfriend is a very hard worker. While he is at work he works very hard. Problem seems to be that he lets everything that others...
    geminigurl595 geminigurl595 41-45, F 6 days ago

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