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I Love My Job

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    I am a Martial Arts instructor!

    I cant think of any other thing i would do.
    ninjadentistinspace ninjadentistinspace 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    Working with adults who have learning

    disabilities is most humbling. Supporting them to live as independently as possible comes with its challenges. Their successes are my rewards. My caseload is all mine, their support needs so very different, my work is full of variety. I do as much work out of the office as I do...
    WanderingxYingxYang WanderingxYingxYang 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 14

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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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    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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    I have the best job! Very unique,

    doubt people think of is often but when u need us you need GOOD ONES! For 17 years I've owned my own business doing Private Investigations. Yes like in Cheaters (minus the ridiculous not to mention illegal (it's called ASSAULT!) fights the air on that show) and bounty hunt yes...
    Amginn Amginn 36-40 2 Responses Jul 16

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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 1 Response Jul 18, 2013

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    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 29

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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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    I love my job a lot. One of the things you guys

    don't know about me is I love drawing, one day my modeling boss she caught me drawing a woman and I was making a dress, normally I will draw if I have nothing else to do at work, well she loved the picture soo much that she allowed me to make this dress that I design, so after...
    jennylovestosmile jennylovestosmile 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    Rezalife Rezalife 22-25, M Aug 19

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    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 2 days ago

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    I'm apprenticing to become a watchmaker.

    I absolutely love the history and working with my hands, plus watch people are just so interesting to talk to! I'm really blessed to have found a career I love.
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F Jul 4

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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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    This Is Not What I Expected To Do With My Life

    I wanted to teach ever since third grade. It is what I went to college for...to teach Social Studies and Spanish to snot nosed high schoolers...and then my leap of faith pushed me into another direction...insurance..sound boring? well if you think love makes the world go around...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 12 Responses Feb 4, 2011

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    The thing about what I do is

    that it's not a set, structured, money-goes-to-your-bank-account job. I am a tutor and I get hired out to help kids with their homework and any schoolwork or concepts they don't understand. When I get more confident, I'm thinking about running my own small business. I'll...
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    Hello, I'm Milky Mccoy, Your Cruise Director

    I am so darned excited about something that just happened that I have to share it with you right now.Last year, I'd floated the idea of taking a group of students to a Shakespeare Festival to see five plays.  My boss had been sort of noncommittal, hearing me out, but not seeming...
    milkynips milkynips 46-50, F 5 Responses Dec 7, 2011

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    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 1 Response Sep 8

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    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 41-45, F 8 Responses Jul 2, 2013

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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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    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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    If I won the lottery I would still come to work,

    because, I look after teenagers and they are so good to be around. They are honest, fun, spontaneous,genuine and the most resilient people I have ever met. I'm grateful every day I get to work with a group of girls who have had such a **** life but can laugh and play like they...
    29wine 29wine 41-45, F Aug 23

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    I absolutely love my job

    but I am so busy. Long days are upon me. Time to earn my keep.
    imalright71 imalright71 41-45, M Jul 23

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    My summer job is doing great.

    Working as a model. All of the stuff I wear I get to keep. I was at 2 shows already. Loving it. But I might not do the same one next year.
    Sarahismygirlname Sarahismygirlname 13-15, T 1 Response Aug 16

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    I Have To Say, I Love My Job.

    Back To School Is Around The Corner And I Love Being Around The Kids. They Are Great. I Am a High School fitness Instructor :) And A Registered Nutritionist. So, It's Nice When They Get Competitive And I See Them Enjoying Themselves. I Wouldn't Trade It For Anything :)
    Alejandro80 Alejandro80 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 23

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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 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 a week ago

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    Working the graveyard shift

    and loving it. Thank you, dear patients, for being sound asleep.
    moonblaze moonblaze 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 14

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

    hospital in Riyadh Saudi Arabia
    graciadivi graciadivi 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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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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    I don't know why cutting vegetables is

    so much fun for me!:) I work in a kitchen making dips. I just wish it was walking distance
    YLIhououin YLIhououin 18-21, M Jul 20

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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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    I'm just in from work,

    a day on site with my work mates. I'm still wearing my black work boots, grey work socks, my blue work jeans, a pair of my Dad's worn underwear, black hoodie, red hi vis jacket, blue hard hat. I'm a bit dirty from working today. Any men or women that would get turned on from me...
    LoveSniffingMensUnderwear LoveSniffingMensUnderwear 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 19

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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 2 Responses Feb 11

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    I work at Shiloh national military park

    as a volunteer... And I love Every minute of it. Y'all should come down and see us tell em brody sent you
    Hintin Hintin 13-15, M Jul 15

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    I work in a nursing home looking

    after dementia residents and I love it, it's so rewarding to look after them I worked Christmas Day one year and it was so nice to see them happy and even if they didn't have family they still received presents from staff and because of this I want to become a nurse even though...
    annoyedgirl annoyedgirl 18-21, F 1 Response May 21

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    I have worked as a waitress at a banquet hall

    for 4 years now. It was my first real job, and to this day I still love it. The people there are my family, and it is one of those jobs where I can leave the city for school and come home and still be able to work. I love it there and am so lucky to be a part of that family.
    helreb helreb 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    Week one down, and the students have been

    awesome. Young adults are interesting to be around. Helping them find their way, an honor. And guiding them through problems, a pleasure. I love teaching high school students.
    Alejandro80 Alejandro80 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    That moment when you just got home midnight

    and feeling so tired after a long day at work! Because it was weekend you feel like you wasn't ready to work at all! Well finger were crossed all day long so you can just get home! But getting home and feeling lazy don't wanna do nothing except holding your phone and start...
    Theuniqueones Theuniqueones 18-21, F Sep 2

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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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    christinemn christinemn 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    Well as you guys all know

    that I own a clothes store with a friend, my modeling boss she put some money together, and she got us 40 gift cards to give out to parents that bring in their kids, each gift card has $200 dollers for going back to school clothes for here in the store, and every child will take...
    jennylovestosmile jennylovestosmile 18-21, F Jul 30

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    I haven't written any stories on EP recently

    but I have one now. :) For me and several of my colleagues, August 2 was our first anniversary at Goodwill. We're all really excited and at the end of the month, after our monthly staff meeting, we're going to be having a cookout to celebrate. I can hardly believe it's been...
    Mags2588 Mags2588 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    After retirement from teaching Science,

    I went back to the University to study my trumpet and practice... In a sexless marriage, I needed an outlet and I practiced enough to first audition and earn a position in a theatre orchestra for two years. Two summers ago, I auditioned for a show band that played in LasVegas...
    gregc60 gregc60 51-55, M Aug 1

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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 9 Responses Sep 26, 2012

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    I love my volunteer position at the National

    Galleries. I give tours to the visually impaired and work with children. Definitely the highlight of my week!
    lorlisette lorlisette 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 31

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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 What I Do

    There are times that I get a little tired of it but then something happens and I realize how much I love it.I love that I can do for people. I love that some count on me for the littlest things...............At the end of the day, I feel a sense of satisfaction...
    1petitegreeneyes 1petitegreeneyes 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 29, 2011

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    I have the most amazing job.

    I finally feel like a real professional. I love that I have people depending on me and I'm trusted by my boss to glad hand and advertise my library in the community. Librarianship is awesome!
    jb1663 jb1663 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Yesterday was my best day

    because me and my friend find finally what was important about our company and that was really great !
    Vaszax Vaszax 22-25, M Aug 14

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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 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    I recently started my first full-on education

    position at an after-school program. My kids get rowdy, and they can be chatty all the time... But they're truly the best. Only day two and they're already telling me how they're loving the program. Seeing them smile because I'm "behind in math" and I have them solve the...
    DAE1991 DAE1991 22-25, F Aug 15

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