I Have Been Unemployed

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 71 People


    Unemployment, It’s no fun,On a benefit, Struggling to make ends meet, Always been chased up, What sort of life is that? It’s not for me, I’ll pass on that, I’ll keep my job.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Jan 31, 2012


    Its going on a year now. Laid off my last job after 28 years there. Going through the identical emotions that we all are, how to survive. Its not getting any easier. The endless,fruitlessness searching .The constant struggling to live comes down to this. Whats the point...
    yrral32 yrral32
    61-65, M
    1 Response Dec 14, 2011


    Unemployed,Been there,Done that,Not nice,Thank goodness,It's in my past.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Dec 14, 2011

    Me Too,

    I've not worked in over a year. I feel worthless and like I'm wasting good space. I think most of the probelm is where I live. Is it nutty to want better for your life? I want to be an Event planner, I'm in college for communications. I used to work in the medical field, but I'm...
    LadyHoneynut LadyHoneynut
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 28, 2009

    How To Clear The Exams I Have Passed The Exam Of Ssc Stenographer C And D Grade What Should Be The Next Step. Suggest Sites For More Details. Actually I Am Totally Blank Of Ssc Stenographer Exams. I Even Donot Know Shorthand And Typing. When Will This Ex

    I HAVE PASSED THE EXAM OF SSC STENOGRAPHER C AND D GRADE WHAT SHOULD BE THE NEXT STEP. SUGGEST SITES FOR MORE DETAILS. Actually I am totally blank of ssc stenographer exams. I even donot know shorthand and typing. When will this exam occur? How much time will be given for the...
    piuhuriya piuhuriya
    18-21, F
    Sep 6, 2012

    Unemployed For Over 2 Years

    HelloI've been searching endlessly for a job for over two years. My last job was temping for a bit in retail and I have also done other retail and catering, I'm nearly 25, and feel I should be working because at the moment I feel completely worthless and a waste of space. I...
    jenchic jenchic
    2 Responses Jul 25, 2011

    Permanent Slacking

    It wasn’t so bad before, having time on my hands, being able to go to the pub during the day, get up when I liked (except for the fortnightly visit to sign on for my free money), and the consistent disapproval of my family didn’t bother me too much. My room and booze paid...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    1 Response Jun 26, 2012


    i have been unemployed for over 14 months and still cant find any employment.i have done my mba in marketing and have had 3 years professional experience.you can imagine the time i have gone and still going through..its horrible.i have been applying in differnt parts of the world...
    kashokoma kashokoma
    May 3, 2009
More Stories