I Have Been Fired From a Job Before

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    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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
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