I Lost My Job Today

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    I Lost My Job Today

    Today was just another busy work day. I love my job. I work or I did for a Plastic Surgeon as a Medical Assistant. At about 5:15 pm today I was gathering my purse and jacket to go home when the Office Manager asked to speak to me. She told me that my position was no longer needed...
    cmost cmost
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 20, 2007

    The company I work for finalized the deal to

    sell itself to an equity management firm today. There is no longer a need for all of us employees working at the company's corporate headquarters. As the work day ended and we started heading home for the weekend they handed us our walking papers. All I could think about was...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance
    36-40, F
    16 Responses Mar 8, 2014

    This isn't the first time I was late

    for work but most of the time, I have a good reason to. My boss didn't really like me all that much anyway, I could tell that he just didn't like me.. like, at all. I don't know what I'm supposed to do right now. All I can hope is that another place will hire me right away and...
    Niran3 Niran3
    22-25, M
    Mar 16, 2015

    It seems I'm no longer able to separate my

    personal life and my work life. I've done so for so long and been struggling with it. Now it got in the way and I lost my job. The daft part is I probably shouldn't have tried to keep them separate. If I had talked to my boss, let him know what was going on and asked for some...
    RichardQ RichardQ
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 8, 2014

    I lost my job today because of legal problems I

    am having. I work for a company as a traveling salesman going to different companies in the area selling supplies. Because of my legal problems, I lost my license and could not drive. Thankfully, I have my second job to fall back on as I can work from home and it was a work as...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949
    36-40, M
    Oct 16, 2014
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