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I Love My Job

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    Just Call Me "Tough".

    Tough is the nickname I was just given and I'm just starting to like that. I just gained employment with FedEx as an pre-loader after 2 years of job hunting and not to mention many rejections. The irony is that my older brother as well as my uncle are employed by FedEx. I...
    boundlessZERO boundlessZERO 26-30, M Jan 12

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    I'm a lifeguard/swimmer/swimming instructor.

    Today my first day back to work went pretty well(:
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F Apr 5

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    Being a teacher is one of the best feeling ever.

    Knowing that someone is waiting for you to help them in all kind of ways and knowing that someone is really appreciating your work and your personality. This is probably the only way for me feeling and being happy!
    lejla2727 lejla2727 22-25, F Mar 12

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    I have several stories on how upset I got at my

    job for the past year or so. I still have my moments but so much has changed. I will say I have always actually loved what I did it was the people involved that I didn't like. The job I have no is the exact same but our company merged and I can honestly say its been so much...
    kyla1098 kyla1098 22-25, F Feb 23

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    My husband and I moved

    for his job. I have had some crappy bosses and I was really looking forward to a new job market. I found a job before we even moved! I have been there just over six months and I'm very happy there. It isn't perfect - no place is - but I don't live in fear every day that I am...
    mew2013 mew2013 46-50, F Mar 1

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    I Was Born To Do My Jobb

    I absolutely love my job, infact it is so much more than a job, it is a lifestyle and career. I work in sales and have been since I set up my first lemonade stand at 7 years old! Selling is what I live for. You meet amazing new people and see sides of people you would never...
    SeeChelseaRun SeeChelseaRun 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 19, 2012

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    i don't actually have a job.

    I have a small business. I am academically qualified to to do other things. However, I enjoy being outside and covered in dirt...so, its a great fit.
    tacitlygarrulous tacitlygarrulous 70+, M Mar 5

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    I work as a customer service rep,

    I really love when I could resolve any issue with the customer, and I receive a "thank you" and also a smile
    DarkestMoonSuicide DarkestMoonSuicide 26-30 Jan 21

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    I've Had Jobs I Hated And...

    Well, put it this way... if I don't do what I love to do or, at least, what I feel is of value to me and/or society, and I find myself forced to do something I hate - Next time, Hang Me!I truly believe if you want to be happy you have to do the things you love. For 4 years I...
    IBuildMomentis IBuildMomentis 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 21, 2012

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    IT Rocks

    Hey all, just wanted to share this. I work for IT company, as a system engineer. I love working with computers, and couldn't picture myself doing anything else in the world. I have a wonderful colleagues, we get along great, and each workday passes so quickly with them. Most of...
    tailswipe tailswipe 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 18, 2013

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    I'M A Hairstylist

    I love my job! It's so awesome to be able to make people feel good about themselves. I get to be creative with hair color, cuts, and styles! I feel like I was destined to do this but maybe it's because I'm the 3rd generation stylist in my family! I'm so lucky to have a good job...
    kendalkondracki kendalkondracki 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    Because I'M Good At It!

    It never fails to amaze me how uplifting a day at work can feel. I like the challenges, the sense of accomplishment, and the recognition.  I am fortunate to have so many opportunities and to be so driven. Do I ever feel tired or aggitated at work.  Sure.  But it doesn't really...
    lovesiton1 lovesiton1 36-40, F Feb 12, 2013

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    "I Love My Job"

    I really do love my job. I work for a Plastic Surgeon. I am a Medical Assistant. I feel very blessed to have found this job. I have worked for him a little over a year now. I have worked for other doctors and let me tell you not all doctors are good to work for. I have worked for...
    cmost cmost 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2007

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    Personal Training Is So Fulfilling

    I was 22 and my son had just started Kindergarten. I had been working part time retail jobs while my son was little but now I wanted a full time job again. Through a friend of mine I got a position as a department store area sales manager. The pay was ridiculously awesome...
    justjility justjility 26-30, F 2 Responses May 28, 2012

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    I work in a high end sex store.

    I love the fact that I know more about sex and wellness then most people twice my age. It's cool helping people reconnect an feel good. I also get to meet the weirdest people and enjoy the strangest experiences. Everyday is an adventure.
    SickFascination SickFascination 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    So I recently got a new job (Job number 5) I'm

    a Barista at coffee bean & tea leaf. I never thought making/learning about coffee and tea could be so interesting. I enjoy the environment and the people in work with are great. I'm constantly learning new things and I think that's why I enjoy working so much. There is an...
    freesoul22 freesoul22 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I've been a casual for two

    and a bit weeks, on a six month probation to see how I go and to see if my boss still wants me on the team after six months. Today I was handed a sheet of paper offering me a permanent part time position. I don't think I've been this happy in a long time.
    sarahjanneexo sarahjanneexo 18-21, F Feb 10

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    The 'pay' Is Second to None

    I started working with children in the last year and a half, and started a position in January as a Special Education Assistant.  The other day I was walking down the hall at school, and received hugs from 3 different students on my way.  When I got to my first class, I...
    Dee67 Dee67 41-45, F 31 Responses May 15, 2008

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    My Job Is Not Like Work At All to Me

    I am an acupuncturist and herbalist. Before I did this,  I was a community college professor. In both cases, the focus was helping others. There is nothing better than work in which you serve and help others. It is endlessly rewarding. As an acupuncturist, each and every...
    internalarts internalarts 36-40 19 Responses Aug 10, 2007

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    Romancing the Job

    I think everyone who loves their job has to have a certain almost romantic flair for what they do.  Some jobs just sell themselves as fun, but when you have certain jobs most people would say were boring you really have to love what you do.  For example, I'm an engineer...
    newtexasfun newtexasfun 21-25, M 23 Responses Aug 30, 2007

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    I Love My Job Because....

    'I love my job because ...I feel that I am doing an important job and I am being appreciated for that. I like the nature of my job, my peers and the overall environment.I am encouraged to be creative and allowed a great amount of freedom.I have the freedom to perform my job...
    youngmoon youngmoon 31-35, M 5 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    lejla2727 lejla2727 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 12

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    I'm an Aircraft Structures Mechanic.

    I love my job! Cutting, shaving, bending bringing parts to life out of dimensions. Making sure the part isn't off by a thousands of an inch. Definitely a great career field, also working on becoming a mechanical engineer for the company too! :D
    ayoino ayoino 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 11

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    I love the smell of grease.

    The shop can be noisy. But the noise is good to me. Where all other places in my life I have no confidence and am full of doubt. Here I'm full of confidence and know what I'm doing. Here everyone knows I love this job. While everyone else here gets mad when a bolt won't break...
    beautifullyflawedinsomanyways beautifullyflawedinsomanyways 31-35, F Jan 9

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    I am a stay at home mom,

    and work from home i absolutely love it! Since i am a newly widow. And my daughter isn't in school yet my job is perfect i can work when i want there were no start up fees no boss telling me what to do and best of all spending more time with my daughter :)
    jan66 jan66 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    On August 2, 2013, I started working

    for a Goodwill store that opened up near my hometown. I was hired for a processor position and I have to tell you, I LOVE it! It's really interesting to sort through items because every day, I encounter something different. Recently, we've had more designer bags come in...
    Mags2588 Mags2588 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 8

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    I Get A High Working

    I love what I do.  The diesel, the grease, the oil, the brake cleaner, the antifreeze, the rubber, the steel, the washer fluid...(Breathe deeeeeppp now....)  ;)  It's fantastic and intoxicating in the best way.  The deafening rattle of the impact guns, the...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    I work at a head shop.

    The chillest job ever.
    AriaUnabashed AriaUnabashed 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 28

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    It Has Saved My Life

    Since moving back to the state I called home until marriage to my "soulmate" two years ago, I have been to hell and back several times. Mostly emotionally, as I've methodically taken care of the myriad matters involved in moving to a new home. Leaving my man and his mess killed...
    girlcapitol girlcapitol 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2011

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    I work in an office, its our local council

    office, and LOVE it, i work in a dept. with mainly women and 4 guys (on our floor) and go around to all the other departments, and they're all sensible, not as crazy and fun as ours, if i got moved to another department...i wouldn't be happy. My boss is a laugh, and when she's...
    wishwing wishwing 41-45, F Feb 6

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    Every Day Is Something Different

    That's the life of a teacher. I honestly couldn't see doing anything behind a desk/in an office. Some days may be a challenge, but in all honesty, the kids make every day new and exciting. I wake up early with a pep (even though I never thought of myself as a morning person...
    akozyahoo akozyahoo 26-30, M 8 Responses Sep 26, 2012

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    I need an acceptionally paying,

    well above average business contract. I want to expand my writing career. If you're interested or know someone please visit the Facebook site listed below: https://www.facebook.com/MalishaMarable?ref=hl
    LoveDawn LoveDawn 36-40, F Feb 27

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    Software Engineer

    I really like the environment at my job. I work at a tech startup in California. We have a game room with ping pong tables, game consoles, a pool table, and chips/snacks/sodas. We get catered lunch 3 times a week. They're trying to get people to network/talk to people they...
    dayinourshoes dayinourshoes 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2013

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    Lovin It!!

    I work at an Indoor Playground. How much sweeter could a job get?
    chateone chateone 19-21, F 3 Responses Mar 19, 2007

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    My job isn't glamorous,

    and there are days I really don't want to get up before sunrise or spend my day in that cold warehouse. I love flowers, though. You'd think working with flowers and plants would make me grow tired of them, but I only love them more and more. I'm the special order clerk at the...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 27

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    The One That Got Away

    So I was scheduled for 12:30-5:30 the other day and because my So-called Mother drugs me so very much I made a mistake and thought it was up to 5 o'clock. If you read my EP blog, you will know what I speak of, I am so ashamed! I hate myself! God please forgive me! I am so hurt...
    HoneyFromTheSkySolAngel HoneyFromTheSkySolAngel 26-30, F Oct 26, 2013

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    I Would Love My Job If...

    I would love my job if I could just get one. In late 2006, I saw the mortgage crash coming and decided to go to graduate school, so when the real estate business disappeared, I could get a good job. What I didn't foresee is that the housing industry underpins the entire US...
    barbixy barbixy 51-55 Jul 25, 2013

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    I get to work with youth

    and it is the best feeling of accomplishment to our together a great program for them.. I love my job!
    partmodel partmodel 26-30 1 Response Dec 6, 2013

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    This is 100% worth reading.

    This guy nailed it! HAHA http://www.sliptalk.com/2014/01/27/employee-quits-job/#.UwEoQvldVqU
    YouBeTheAnchor YouBeTheAnchor 22-25, F Feb 16

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    I Love My Job!

    Finally got a job I don't have to work. 15 hr days to get all my work done...and get paid the same as my old job ...
    indasuck indasuck 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 25, 2013

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    Fun And Games In An Oil Refinery - Or Why Process Operators Get Paid So Well

    Back in the early 80's I was still in operations on shiftwork. We had just gone to what we called "3 man death squads". See, our unit was once manned by 4 operators. Management had recently completed a man power study that concluded we did not need a control operator to run the...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 1 Response Oct 26, 2013

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    I Love the Impact My Job Allows Me to Have On Others

    I have worked in nursing on and off for the last 7 years. I first went back to work regularly when I left my marriage for obvious reasons. And while I had so much to be bitter and angry about in my personal life...I loved waking up and going to work. When I started working at...
    MegJgeM MegJgeM 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    Hehehe

    The other day, I asked one of my students, 8 years old, why he kept on going to the bathroom during class? (He had gone to the bathroom at least 8 times while I was teaching a 1 hour class, and I wanted to know if my class plans were too boring.) His reply: To open the chamber of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 21, 2012

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    I do love my job, but I seem to be one of those

    people addicted to technology and can't get enough of it and don't want to put my phone down just in case I miss something. But I have work in 8 hours and I can't seem to want to sleep.
    sarahjanneexo sarahjanneexo 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    My Summer Job

    I’m 14 and a half and I got real lucky this summer and got a real cool job. I work at a store that’s a combination grocery store and deli and I only earn minimum wage but that’s cool cuz I work 40 hours a week and sometimes overtime. I work mostly in the food prep area...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 22, 2013

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    I Loooove My Job!

    You know you love your job when you have had an absolutely exhausting week but you go home at the end of the day and you are on a high from what you have gained, learnt, experienced and shared. I work with children and I love every day I get to spend teaching them through play. I...
    Amorosa Amorosa 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 13, 2013

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    I'm a nanny for now but I love it.

    I love the woman I work for, she's sort of become like a big sister to me. I love the kids I watch, they're great. They've sort of helped me with my depression and stress. They remind me that everyday is another chance at happiness.
    beautifulc0nfessions beautifulc0nfessions 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil 18-21, M Feb 18

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    Truck Driver For Life?

    They say find something you like to do and you will never work a day in your life.  That's me!  Ever since I got my driver's license when I was 16, I loved driving.  I started driving semi's in '95 and haven't stopped since.  I've been to all 48 states...
    EbolaGuy EbolaGuy 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 13, 2009

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    I'm An Academic Librarian! :)

    Yes, after a "false start" as far as careers go, I went back to school about 6 years ago and ventured into librarianship as a career. After some hopping around, I landed an academic librarian position at a small college here in the Indianapolis area. I couldn't be happier...
    Dewey1220 Dewey1220 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 5, 2012

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    My Job Is In Love With Me........

    They say the best opportunities in life find you, and you do not find them. This is how I feel about my job. I wasn't looking for it. Nor did I ever expect to be so happy, so fulfilled, and content within an establishment. It is almost as if there is a kinship. That this...
    twistedgemini twistedgemini 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2012

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    I Am A Teacher ....

    I love my job, teaching..... I'm the Deputy Head at my school, catering for the 7 -12 year old ages...the important years, I feel, in life.... My children love me, as I do them, and I love to get them engaged in new subjects and new ideas; you can see the little lights going on...
    KarenDurose KarenDurose 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    It Rules

    i get to bring new life into this world and in my opinion new hope. i get so see the love on a mothers face that unconditional love it is more pure and strong at that moment than any other time in the child's life and holding the small infants in my arms i am comforted that even...
    justjoni justjoni 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2012

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    Being Known For What I Do

    I sometimes just take for granted that my customers all know who to come to for my specialties, and where to find me, as most of them are repeat customers. I have also learned that the best advertizing is 'word of mouth", so I will get a lot of people who call or email me and say...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 20, 2012

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