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I Need a Better Job

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    Yup, Telemarketing Reeks -   Oh boy do I need a better job, I’m thinking TV News journalist.
    smebro smebro 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 20, 2007

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    It's Time to Get Moving..... - I have worked at this job for over 3 years and contributed to the bussiness growth, but I am treated like trash by coworkers who would rather spread...
    183love 183love 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 30, 2009

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    Better? I'd Just Like One. - I'm a special education teacher. According to the news, there is a glut in qualified special education teachers. Yet here I am, unemployed. Why? I've...
    LucySu LucySu 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 28, 2009

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    100% FREE Ith A $20 Sign Up Bonus - i have something that WILL help. that will blow your socks off!! this is 100% free, you don't need to buy anything, you don't need a credit card...
    zackshelpingpeople26 zackshelpingpeople26 26-30 Oct 28, 2013

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    I Really Do! - I really need a new job, a better job where people are professional. I can't work right in my present job because even my superiors and boss are playing the game so...
    vintage01 vintage01 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    An Interesting Outdoor Venture - I'm a 51 year old male from Oregon. I was a roofer for 18 yrs, and then quit 5 yrs ago to start my own business installing cabinets. Did great for...
    GSmitty GSmitty 51-55, M Feb 6, 2010

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    I Need a Better Job - I've been working as a receptionist in a nursing home for 6 yrs. and it was ok at first cause I was a high school kid but now I'm searching for a better...
    mak314 mak314 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 5, 2007

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    I was unemployed for the duration of my university studies and then a year after that. When I moved I finally got a job which pays well but have to get up at 4am. Overtime is until...
    PicassoSan PicassoSan 22-25, F Dec 16, 2013

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    Because government organisations are corrupt. Double standards like no tomorrow. Lies and liars. Power playing Managers. Professional Carpet Sweepers. Underpaid penalties...
    cycloneange cycloneange 70+, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    Can't Find The Best Job For Me - I just resigned frm my post as a QC lab analyst in a pharmaceutical company here in the philippines. they just pay the employees low salary. hmmm...
    cheska0509 cheska0509 22-25, F Nov 11, 2012

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    It's Not Even That I Need ... - It's not even that I need a better job for the money or benefits. I am just not happy where I work... I'm a grateful that (if I had a real option) I...
    PaperRoses PaperRoses 18-21, F Sep 2, 2007

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    At A Loss: The Full-time Frustration - I have a bachelors in theology. In hindsight I'd change it, but I was young and naive. I wanted to travel the world and missions seemed to...
    crisc8 crisc8 31-35, M Nov 8, 2012

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    Tired - Will i have a good job if i study well ? Good at studying is not everything .
    tranlinh tranlinh 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2013

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    I Work At a Preschool and I Need to Vent - I used to love my job and now I'm starting to hate it. I don't know what exactly happened.  I can't tell that it's anything I've...
    eromreven eromreven 26-30 2 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    I Quit Looking For "better Jobs"...you Should Too! Start Making Your Own Money... - Even as the navy veteran I am, it was hard for me to find work! Struggling to stay committed to...
    EntreyStatus EntreyStatus 22-25, M Dec 28, 2012

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    Time For A New Portable Power Pack - The summer season is here again, and for those of us who get out of the shack and into the backyard or those wide open spaces, the thought of...
    mobilep mobilep 22-25, F Dec 27, 2012

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    Cash Money - I deliver pizzas and I see guys in their late 20's, 30's and there's even one guy who is in his 40's doing the same thing as me. I'm sure they have second jobs because...
    AltF4 AltF4 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 30, 2013

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    It Must Get Better - I went to college for four years, got a degree in Elementary Education.  I walked away with 18,000 in student loans and in the middle of a teacher surplus...
    searching4meaning searching4meaning 26-30 1 Response Sep 15, 2008

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    I'm a Waitress... 'nuff Said. - Yeah... I work at a Bennigan's. Ever seen the movie 'Waiting'? It's just like that. I'm pursuing a degree in sociology, and hope to go for my...
    OFFthecuff OFFthecuff 22-25, F Nov 16, 2007

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    It'S Not That Bad - My job isn't that bad, but I think it could be better. If people in the office are tolerable and work hours are shorter. Also, we're over worked.
    anjywanjy anjywanjy 22-25, F Oct 28, 2013

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    Retail - I hate working in retail, it's such an unrewarding job, I guess it's better than no job but it sucks!!! I don't know what I want to do but I know it isn't this!!
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 12 Responses Feb 19, 2008

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    I work at Wendy's and have for over two years now. I'm just so ******* sick of the rude customers and people who treat me like I'm nothing cuz I work in fast food. I'm not...
    MichiganGirl420 MichiganGirl420 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    Know When To Quit Your Job - i asked God for this job. at first everything is going well though there are things happening that's beyond my control i still managed to do good and...
    merleism merleism 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 23, 2013

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    The Pay Is Great, If You Don't Mind Losing Your Soul. - I actually have a pretty decent job. It pays well and sometimes can be interesting. But it's freaking stressful too. And...
    velosapien velosapien 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 19, 2008

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    It's Not That I Hate My Job... - Overall I like my job.  I love the business, and the position I have, but the company seems to take advantage of me.   I will do...
    bassman bassman 26-30, M Sep 24, 2007

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    I Need to Vent - You Dont Have to Read It. - I hate the managers I work with. How I wish I could trhow the telephone at them when they annoy me. I hate both of em. Why do women do...
    shemmy shemmy 22-25 1 Response Jun 2, 2009

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    I work in BYD as a project manager, it is not bad though it is not good enough for me
    uniquejh uniquejh 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 9

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    A Bad Job Experience: Companies Should Learn How To Treat Their Employees - Last year I was working in a newspaper (I'm a communications - journalism student). They were so mean to...
    rapunzel21 rapunzel21 22-25, F Jun 25, 2013

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    Got so tired of doing the same thing over and over again.I'm so fed up with the unpolite patient and not so well mannered doctors.I want to quit but i just can't,i am tied to my...
    dreamingnightingale dreamingnightingale 26-30, F Mar 9

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    But Don't Know What - I love what I do but don't like where I work.  I have put up with so much politics, backstabbing, and drama that I am exhausted.  It's easy to say I...
    reachin4goals reachin4goals 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    I Hate My Job - Hey, your probably reading this cause you hate your job aswell. Well this is my story. I'm 18 years old 19 in october, I graduated highschool and met a girl, she...
    myjobsucks1243 myjobsucks1243 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 13, 2009

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    Better Job Nothing, I Need a Job. - I have spent the past 17 years as a stay at home mom (ie.Domestic Engineer). Now that we have put our girls in private school I need to bring in...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2007

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    I Have To Let It Out - I work at a clothing store. I'm in my late 20's, I don't get paid what I should, I will most likely have to move in with family members. It's very...
    sometimesokay sometimesokay 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2012

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    Job Interview - My current job is at a place called Jollibee. It's a Phillapean fast food restaurant. I saw a sign in the window that said now hiring. So I took it upon myself...
    tickleshy tickleshy 46-50, F 7 Responses May 15, 2013

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    Doing The Best I Can.... - I have been in my current job for a little over three years and at first I absolutely loved it. I work in a Nursing home for severely physically disabled...
    teeny09 teeny09 36-40, F 6 Responses Mar 27, 2013

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    My Job Is On Its Way! I Hope... - I am going to stay positive! I have been job hunting since July and its almost Nov. I have had interviews which all have been good. The job market...
    aniave aniave 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 28, 2009

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    I Work In Hell - I am a Toll-Booth operator. I work inside a small booth, collecting money from people that want to cross a bridge to enter my country's capital. We T.B.O's have a...
    numisiro numisiro 36-40, M 5 Responses Nov 13, 2008

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    Job! - I need a job is anybody their who can help me please :( I'm too sick to go to school without money I think it's time for me to have some work abroad to help myself...
    nhikka nhikka 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 17, 2013

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    I'm 18 and I'm about to be 19 in like 2 months and I hate asking my parents for money. Does anyone know where I can get a job?
    PerfectlyImperfect02 PerfectlyImperfect02 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 25

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    I'm 15 and looking for a summer job . I prefer it to be outside because I don't want to be inside all day everyday my summer . So I was thinking maybe a golf course or a flower...
    lilmisslouhoo lilmisslouhoo 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    9 months ago, my sister moved in with me after losing her job, car, and apartment. She has three children who stay at my house part time and with their father part time. Shortly...
    thinkingmythoughts thinkingmythoughts 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    Sooooo I GOT THE JOB without even going in for an interview now that's whats up ya..boa I need some money right now and I will be working at kings island so now I got TWO JOBS...
    dreamB1G dreamB1G 18-21, F Apr 9

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    Ok..here is my story..I was 19 yrs old and lived with my parents, brother and boyfriend in apartment. Everything was great, even I wasn't always in good relationship with my mum...
    auspergerica auspergerica 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 18

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    I need help I'm in an unhappy relationship that has been dying a painful long drawn out death for years now. Probably has roots going way back,to our beginnings. When She,my...
    DifferentLife17 DifferentLife17 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Never knew there was anyone like me out there. My boyfriend is a very hard worker. While he is at work he works very hard. Problem seems to be that he lets everything that others...
    geminigurl595 geminigurl595 41-45, F Apr 9

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    so i'm in a strange place. I have completed alot of my general education credits and can get pretty much any undergrad degree in about 2 years. I play and compose music. I love...
    Jimmyjazz9 Jimmyjazz9 22-25, M 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Hello.. My name's Jason. I've found this forum several times whilst typing random things into google, so I thought i'd sign up... It looks as if it's a good place to vent. I'm not...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    I feel overwhelmed with my job and worry about next fall I don't want to do this to myself again it's too much. I spend most of my free time off work prepping for my job and I am...
    tswan101 tswan101 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 19

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    Desperately need a friend... I'm sorry this is a long background story but this is the abbreviated version. I'll try to make things clear. It may just come off as shallow, whiny...
    ArtsyPatrick ArtsyPatrick 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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