I Have Been Fired From a Job Before

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 86 People

    Good Thing In The Long Run

    I was fired from my first job back in 1996. I was working as a cashier at WalMart (grrrr). I had gotten out of high school midterm so I was attempting to go full time at work.  What no body knew was that my boyfriend at the time's ex girlfriend was attempting to get me in...
    FactoPlast98 FactoPlast98
    31-35, F
    Oct 4, 2011

    Wrongfully Fired

    soooo my boss at the coffee shop is a lunatic... he is a hynotherapist, and he analyzes handwriting and all this bullshit...and apparently he also is completely delusional... sooo i went into work on monday and my boss pulled me aside and asked me if he had not made it...
    misskrissywithaK misskrissywithaK
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 27, 2009

    Stupid law in Missouri saws

    that places can fire you at any time without notice and without reason! It's the worst feeling ever! So embarrassing!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 29, 2014

    Before, and Feeling Like It's Going to Happen Again

    WELL, i have a tendency to take other people's moods personally. It's a retarded problem that my life coach and alcohol have never been able to fix. I'm just getting this feeling that I may be fired soon because of currently dealings with one of my associates. Although it is...
    Beautimus Beautimus
    26-30, F
    Apr 7, 2009

    Feel Like Such a Loser-fired...

    I got fired from my job.  I had a horrible, passive-aggressive relationship with the manager and it led to me getting fired.  I feel so guilty for losing my job in this economy when others are getting "laid-off" I go and get fired and screw up my whole family...
    Paradiselostfound Paradiselostfound
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 22, 2009

    Today I raised my voice to someone at work.

    I was so mad. A very important gate on campus was supposed to be unlocked and someone locked it again. So I went to the office and really got in some faces about why it was locked again. I feel bad because the woman is very nice, but at the same time, I feel like why do I...
    greensapphire greensapphire
    31-35, F
    Feb 11, 2014

    My Ex-Boss Is Badmouthing Me

    I was let go from my teaching job in June 2012. Since then, many teachers have been fired from that school district for made-up reasons, as I was. Yesterday, I *finally* got a job offer, but it was *thousands* less than I was looking for, because the administrator offering it...
    greensapphire greensapphire
    31-35, F
    Aug 7, 2013

    What The?

    I was fired for reading financial information regarding the agency I worked for.  The person who fired me was a limited thinking person who hired her friends and relatives for openings.  The boss was a fat cow who everyone hated but tolerated.  I was surprised it...
    sloppystuff sloppystuff
    41-45
    Feb 22, 2010

    Im not sure what the problem is .

    ..it has to be me, right? It has to be something about my personality that i'm just not seeing. I am 26 years old and have been fired from every job i've ever had. To start i'd like to say that I am a very realistic person. I can take into account the mistakes i've made that...
    bparks4272 bparks4272
    26-30, F
    Oct 20, 2015

    I'Ve Been Fired 4 Times In My Entire Life

    You probably think I'm insane. If you've read my profile, you'll see that I am kind of crazy. But who isn't? The first time I was fired, I was accused of having a bad attitude. Damn right I had a bad attitude... They forced me to work overtime without paying me for 6 months...
    Roxvox Roxvox
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2013

    I Will Be Fired In June

    Hi everyone, If you're not familiar with my story, search "Confessions" for "Fired and Suicidal." I finished grad school in 2008, became a teacher, and this is the second time since then that I've ended up working for some jerky principals who didn't see my value to their...
    greensapphire greensapphire
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jan 2, 2012

    Supervisor:"you've been here

    for quite some time now, you know this is a dead end job. What to you plan on doing with your life" Me: **** if I know dude (she's a woman)... Drugs mostly That evening I got a phone cal telling me that I've been "terminated" and were to pick up my last check. I do not nor...
    CouldBeAnybody CouldBeAnybody
    22-25, M
    Apr 12

    Related Experiences

    It happened when I was 6 or 7 the rest of my family lives in another city so we went there...someone from my own family did that to me...and I was a child how sick is that? Why is...
    JessieCollins JessieCollins
    16-17, F
    Apr 21
    Third experience was when I was 18 and working as a waitress. I often took the bus to and from work. Well, one night I was on the bus to go to the bus depot where my dad would pick...
    ShadowCat1988 ShadowCat1988
    26-30, F
    Apr 20
    I have been blocked!!! By ep... they are closing soon
    nocool nocool
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 20
    When someone blocks you on the last day of ep for saying "hiya, how are you?" Good job!
    kingeddie kingeddie
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    This isn't I like to talk about mainly... So I guess it began last year. I met her and tbh she seemed like she couldn't cause any harm. I was 14, she was a bit younger. We just...
    DamageKey DamageKey
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    From Confessions of Cheating Husbands People think they sell their souls when they sacrifice their integrity and honor. But that would imply that the soul is separate from the...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    Apr 20
    These are stories left I am leaving in the archives that might be helpful to the betrayed spouses. Should you confront the affair partner? This is just my opinion, but the short...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    I have been rejected by almost everyone, almost all places I studied or worked. At the end you can't live a life with so much rejection and people laughing at you for being who you...
    lonelylifeindia lonelylifeindia
    26-30, M
    Apr 19
    Hi, Up until today I had been in an emotionally abusive lesbian marriage, I am a lesbian but my ex wife was trans. I truly accepted her, I loved her, but I hated her actions...
    MyNameIsKhryssy MyNameIsKhryssy
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
    I have been told this so many times. "I love you forever" "I'll be there for you always" but none really stepped up to prove it. Either they get tired too easily or isn't really...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    It's been three months since I discovered that my husband cheated on me. I chosed to stay because I thought we will be alright after all. But since then I felt I am not happy...
    AshleyFaith AshleyFaith
    26-30, F
    17 Responses Apr 19
    I have been told I do. I I don't find them to be spectacular. they are hazel so they change. I find that people with an agenda will talk about my eyes. I am suspicious of someone...
    DirtyRead DirtyRead
    36-40, M
    Apr 19
    I used to live in extreme poverty. (Well my family was as poor as residents in the UK get). This was from when I was 13 up until I was 16. I remember having no breakfast and...
    Itslauryn Itslauryn
    16-17, F
    5 Responses Apr 18
    ive been back in hospital & being referred to the burns unit for a skin craft on my arm.. i burnt myself in a moment of weakness. i gave in to the urges to hurt myself & im so...
    alyssiabeth alyssiabeth
    16-17, F
    Apr 16
    From community before other close people who did hurt me the most.
    joemane36 joemane36
    36-40, M
    Apr 15
    So my lover and I had a drink and enjoyed each other's company last month. We were supposed to have lunch and duty at work called. He texted to apologize and asked if we could...
    almondeyes14 almondeyes14
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    it's been almost five years for me and I think it's going to stay this way for some time. Certainly not ready to trust again.
    lostinthisworld83 lostinthisworld83
    31-35, F
    Apr 14
    I am verbally bullied when I was on my 1st and 2nd year in high school. That was pretty tough. Some people think it's nothing because "it's not physical", but that's a major reason...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 14
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. Is your spouse's cheating your fault...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. Is your spouse's cheating your fault...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    Apr 13
    I met him on here... He was perfect, kind, loving, receptive, different from anyone I have ever known before... He never had a relationship... Its easy to see how this happened...
    S33K3R S33K3R
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 13
    seems people would prefer abandoning me rather then befriending me. even the people who told the false tale of being my friend and always sticking together had left me as well. it...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 13
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. One of the first things I would say...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    For those that have been betrayed, I want to leave stories in the archives that they might find helpful should they stumble across this site. One of the first things I would say...
    kpitup kpitup
    56-60, F
    Apr 13
    This past few days have been rough. This isn't a short story, be aware. Over a year ago, my mother had been going through changes in her life. She was aging, and had not been...
    Wudugat Wudugat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I haven't posted since 2014. Before the site goes into pause mode, I want to answer some questions and just talk to some interesting people.
    alexis05 alexis05
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    Someone from school asked me out and I laughed and said no and he just ended the call lol :p
    kindaspoilt kindaspoilt
    13-15, F
    6 Responses Apr 12
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up)  Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    I've been busy but....I'm backkkk!
    CatalinaPetrova CatalinaPetrova
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    I´ve been there many times for trips and I know I will go there many times also in future. I love the nature there, I love the food, I love the language and I love the people...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    Apr 9
    Something told me to log on (my inner voice?) and I'm so disappointed to see this site is closing down. There have been times when this was the only socializing I had in my life...
    StormWatcher69 StormWatcher69
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    I've been single for about 3 years now. No one had shown any true interest in me and I figured I'd always be alone. I had resorted to just saying and telling myself I'd always be...
    MeekaMonstahh MeekaMonstahh
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    It was during My 8th grade year. This girl bullied me and my twin sister. I don't know why she bullied us. To be honest I was the most hurt one. I have done research on "why do...
    gabbyplusbff gabbyplusbff
    18-21, F
    Apr 8
    I hate stalkers! Especially the ones who did you wrong and then get pissed off when you free yourself from their bullshit.
    BronzeJamesBond BronzeJamesBond
    31-35, M
    Apr 8
    As a matter of fact, I have been to many other countries. Mexico, Great Britain (England, Ireland and Scotland... sorry, Wales!), France, Italy, Germany and Israel. I THINK those...
    Move4Word Move4Word
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Apr 7
    Yeah, sure, I've told but lots of men that I am beautiful. But that has only been in my adult years. When I was younger, everyone treated me like an ugly monster. Like I would...
    SeanaO SeanaO
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Apr 6
    Girls Spying Me In The Shower Hey guys, before I tell you my story you must know that I`m from germany and my english isn`t perfect. Maybe there some mistakes in my text. Some...
    Mickie19 Mickie19
    18-21, M
    Apr 6
    I was sent a message by an undeniably stupid guy. He,at first, did some introductory greetings, and then asked me about my name. At that time, I had the same username as my name...
    Notlessthananyone Notlessthananyone
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Apr 6
    Im getting kicked out && have nowhere to go.... only outta state but my boyfriend is in jail here in Georgia i cant just leave my relationship... but i have nowhere else to go...
    therealshy therealshy
    18-21, F
    Apr 5
    FTR I would like to point out isn't it strange how when Bruce Lee, Easy E, MJ and (maybe Elvis Presley too)?? Died a nurse or doctor was by their side? I know it's common but they...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    But not by my husband. Apparently my former boyfriend didn't like the fact that was not going to have sex until I was married. Oh well, there was someone better waiting around the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 4
    I'm male but I got beat up by a girl. I didn't want to hit her cause I knew I'd knock her out. We were 13 at the time. She had been in many fights before and had never lost, and...
    Tegrais134 Tegrais134
    16-17, M
    Apr 4
    i need a wedge mistress or a girl wedge buddy. i am 17 and am very curious about wedges. i have never received a wedge but sometimes i pull up my underwear a little. i need someone...
    Manuel000 Manuel000
    18-21, M
    Apr 4
    I found out from one of my friends at school that most of the girls there think that I am a stuck up spoiled brat. I don't know why anyone would think of me this way cuz I am...
    princessintraining princessintraining
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 3
    When I was in Junior High the whole class got it one at a time, for misbehaving substitute teacher. Our science teacher was strict and didn't tolerate talking or not doing what...
    davedexp davedexp
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 3
    Next month I'm going to France, Italy, Germany and England. I'm very excited but hope that not knowing the languages won't cause me too much anxiety. I'd spent a short time in...
    GracefulKat GracefulKat
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Apr 3
    My therapist lied to me. Instead of telling me that she had married months ago and was pregnant, so she couldn't take sessions, she told me that I was at fault because I couldn't...
    lonelylifeindia lonelylifeindia
    26-30, M
    Apr 3
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