I Love My Job

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 2,695 People

    Not being at a desk at all day

    and working on jets, keeping active. My job is interesting and keeps me sane.
    Nickjaayy Nickjaayy
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2016

    Mr.Stress ... instead of pressing me down,

    you are doing something strange. You've just pushed all my words out of my airways on EP. Dose it mean you are preparing me to get more stress ? :(
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    Mar 6, 2016
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 4, 2016

    I only have a small shop of 10.

    2 body, 2 painter, 2 office, 1 detailer, 1 painters helper 1 in school student and 1 car parking guy. I work with a gay guy and a transgender, they both work in body in the back and I fired some one last month for harassing one
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    I am an Orthopedic Surgeon.

    I specialized in orthotics and prosthetics and have geared my practice more towards working with kids and families. I have always been good helping people see the better side of things and getting them excited about what would normally be a traumatic experience, especially for...
    bracemaster bracemaster
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Sep 16, 2014

    Who wouldn't love a job where

    when you turn on I Want To Dance With Somebody everybody starts singing at the top of their lungs? I'm sure the customers walking by are looking in here and wondering what the hell we're doing. I love these *******
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2016

    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
    18 Responses Aug 10, 2007

    I can be anything and your everything.

    . your eyes your head your blinds your (magnifying) glass your hands your arms your legs your lungs your mouth your ears your phone your (draft) papers your drawers your backup your keys your cabinet your mouse your adapter your schedule your reminder... Only for ladies...
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    Mar 9, 2016
    shankergupta shankergupta
    26-30, M
    Feb 21, 2016

    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
    22-25, M
    21 Responses Aug 30, 2007

    This is a typical night on my job,

    the after math of having a 16 year old heroin over dose in cardiac arrest, The mess in the back of the bus after the call!!!!! Its not PRETTY!!!!
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 4, 2016

    that momment when you walk into work.

    ... here billy standing on a wood 2 by 4 siting on the two post lift singing dierks bently, while every one else throws money.... they got in trouble. ... they know I sing much better then them... next time we are just going to a girls showing club
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Mar 22, 2016

    I am a professional building

    and home inspector based in Perth,AU. I had a experience of inspecting of more than 30 years. Its been a very while I am doing this and I love what I do.
    bhisau bhisau
    36-40, M
    Feb 10, 2016
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 15, 2016

    This use to be a 2013 Ford Mustang Saleen,

    occupied x4!! This is what we pull up on!!!
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Feb 4, 2016

    so some one asked to have their car re cleaned

    so I asked for the washboy who was at the moment shoveling the washbay pit so I let him go to do that. he finished after recleaning and I asked him why he didn't do that in the first place... another manager got fired today... 3 in one month so now I get to clean the pit... holy...
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Apr 19, 2016

    Making responsible parents out of some grown

    *** men and women who think it's okay to abuse their children; finding homes for those kids; divorcing people who can't figure their lives out and don't know what the *** they want again except to make their husband or wife miserable. Helping people to realize that all is not...
    FelicitySmoak FelicitySmoak
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 1, 2015

    I was employed by the federal government in

    2009. I've been on cloud nine every since. I was able to finish my associates degree and pursuing my bachelors as of this month. I make $61K per year and work Monday through Friday. Prior to this career I was stuck working in a can factory which SUCKED! Miserably! 12 hour...
    Floridabound2016 Floridabound2016
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jan 5, 2016
    tj2t tj2t
    13-15, M
    Jan 5, 2016

    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
    30 Responses May 15, 2008

    I'm a staff nurse at the dr sulaiman al habib

    hospital in Riyadh Saudi Arabia
    graciadivi graciadivi
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Sep 9, 2014

    i have worked at my town's grocery store

    for a year now and all the other co-workers and me get along very well :) however, one of the cashier ladies and i are like best friends. she's a bit older than me (she's married and has daughters of her own) but she has a true pure sweet heart :) she and i have been friends for...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 11, 2015

    I am listening to the Bhagavad Gita on YouTube.

    Then someone comes into my office and I'm all flipping my phone all over the place trying to turn it down, as if I am doing something horrible. Coworker: *peeking in* "Hey, do you - " Me: *jumping 5 feet in the air, throwing phone against the wall, and knocking the speakers...
    Shampati Shampati
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015

    had an order for 10 pizzas to do by myself today

    and I rocked them out and got them done exactly at the time he wanted them picked up. $10 tip for me!
    MissCadyAnn MissCadyAnn
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Dec 17, 2015

    TEAMWORK In my point of view,

    a team looks exactly like someone(a boss) moving towards a goal holding all the strings attached to every member's wristband. Here's what I see how all the members behave in animated ways ...of someone who only knows how to 1.walk sideways turning his back towards the whole...
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2016

    It really is an ideal fit

    for me and I enjoy it immensely!
    Islamujer Islamujer
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2016

    Lovin It!!

    I work at an Indoor Playground. How much sweeter could a job get?
    chateone chateone
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 19, 2007

    I work at the humane society.

    I could not be happier. I absolutely love it❤️
    v1ct0rtilla v1ct0rtilla
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    I started freelancing online recently.

    Nothing big. Just some occasional translating, transcribing, data entry, graphic design, stuff that I can do. It's pretty hard to get work - only 1 out of 10 of my proposals get answered, and then even fewer of them end in a hire. In fact, most of my jobs are the ones where...
    PinksTheNewBlack PinksTheNewBlack
    16-17, F
    Apr 2, 2016

    Guess who got promoted?

    THIS GIRL! I am now an Assistant Floor Manager (in training)!
    emyleejane emyleejane
    26-30, T
    11 Responses Apr 22, 2015

    Done with my 7 meetings.

    Now, it's time to relax before a dinner meeting with some architects 3 hours from now. Being out of town gives me my needed ALONE time when I'm inside my hotel room. It's awesome but nothing compares when you're inside your own bedroom at home. Thank you Lord for gift of having...
    lemongrass09 lemongrass09
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Jun 18, 2015

    Prostitution !

    Ok, so this might be a tad strange to people who are reading this, but I love being a prostitute.... From 13 until now - I'm 43 at time of writing - I have enjoyed my career... And.....who else can say the same? Samantha xx
    SamanthaTheStreetwalker SamanthaTheStreetwalker
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jul 2, 2013

    Nothing feels as good

    as hearing your boss, somebody you appreciate and respect, say good things about you.
    iSpyce iSpyce
    1 Response Sep 26, 2015
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Jun 19, 2015

    Even though I work 11 hours a day,

    I love being a nurse. I went to school for it so yeah.
    AlexaBabyDoll AlexaBabyDoll
    31-35, F
    Mar 24, 2016

    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

    As of January 2016 I started a job

    as an aftercare council at an elementry school. I first started working with kindergarden it was so fun wed watch movies, color, draw on the whiteboard play games. It was very fun and I got attached to these kids pretty quickly :) there were times when I have to be stern but in...
    FallingRose FallingRose
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2016

    Working the graveyard shift

    and loving it. Thank you, dear patients, for being sound asleep.
    moonblaze moonblaze
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 14, 2014
    dirtymind29 dirtymind29
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 22, 2015
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    Feb 4, 2016

    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
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jul 20, 2013

    I adore my coworkers.

    One of them said he never decorates for Christmas. He doesn't seem to be a fan of Christmas decorations. Naturally, I want to help him out. His roommate has agreed to let me come over when my coworker isn't home so I can make his bedroom look like Christmas threw up all over it...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    12 Responses Nov 29, 2015

    No Two Days Alike I am a multi line field

    insurance adjuster which means in lay terms, I am in the field and I am trained to do all kinds of insurance claims. At the present, I focus on one field or line as we call it. Insurance adjusters are probably one step above a used car salesman and next to attorneys in terms...
    akindheart akindheart
    61-65, F
    10 Responses Feb 26, 2015

    I do love my job, but there is NOTHING to do

    right now. And I had to get up so early to be here! I'm thinking about taking a nap on one of the tables
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    Shortly after my giant leap across the country

    and settling in. I was hired to work in the field that I went to school for the first time ever. I can't help but remember my Dads words of concern and anger many years ago during my last year of college as I told him I was pregnant and planned too marry the father. As he...
    snowberry75 snowberry75
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Sep 21, 2014

    I love my job. I returned to a full schedule

    this week after changing schedules for the holidays, and it feels so good to be back.
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 7, 2016

    my job is super awesome

    and makes me so happy!! <3 my boss is super cool and my manager is like the greatest manager anyone could ever ask for! :D too bad i only work on saturdays, but when summer comes then i'll be working a lot more! XD i feel so happy and emotionally refreshed after a fun and...
    randomgirl42 randomgirl42
    18-21, F
    Apr 4, 2015

    So I work for a credit card company

    both there name and the name of the customer will remain nameless.... So today at work I had a person call in wondering about a charge on their card they did not recognize "Ok well let's call them up and see what they do" I offer and of corse they go for it. so this really...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 3, 2016

    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
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2013

    Love my job - this month I'm in the orchestra

    pit, running software instruments.
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 9, 2016

    This is a typical night on my job,

    what we roll up on!!! Is your job like this????
    JennyTom JennyTom
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Feb 4, 2016

    However... We're scored weekly.

    I was hired because I scored 98 when 95 was the standard. I was consistently 98-99 until recently. Now, I'm more often 97. My thoughts are immediately, now I'm gonna get fired. I'm not and I'm not the only one there who feels that way over one stupid point (I'm told my scores...
    Anonomdeplume Anonomdeplume
    70+, F
    1 Response Jan 5, 2016

    My work wife is the greatest.

    Since I was sad today, he brought me caramel cheesecake donuts and gave me hugs.
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Nov 16, 2015
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