I Need a Damn Job

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    I'm a graduate of NIGERIA beat university.

    For the pass one and two months I have being looking for job without success. I am a Good architect I'M equally Good marketer but I have being living without earing any money. I manage to make a day living and life has being to hash to me.
    uwalakathankgod uwalakathankgod
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 4, 2015

    i dont know where to work i am trying to move

    out i am always broke and having to depend on my parents and always asking for money and they never have any. #timetogetadammjob #tryingtomoveoutsoon #iwanttopaymyowndammbills
    Indigoxjosias Indigoxjosias
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Nov 26, 2015

    Dam

    I don't know what to tell you.  Do you live close to a dam.  I know about Hoover dam and the Grand Coulee dam.  There is a dam in Gerogia close to Atlanta.  If you need a dam job I guess you need to move close to a dam.  Dam jobs are probably hard to come...
    levin60kitty levin60kitty
    61-65
    5 Responses Nov 4, 2008

    I hope I can get job easily

    after I finish my internship....please God...
    Ginya Ginya
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 1, 2015

    Frustrated

    Got rejected today for a job that I really wanted and really really needed. They seemed so interested in me and I was so hopeful about it and then they simply emailed me saying that there were better people for the job. No feedback or anything, just a straight up there are better...
    jessicaliux jessicaliux
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Nov 14, 2013

    I quit mine a week ago,

    and I just hate not having one. I'm calling some places this afternoon to see what the deal is. Hopefully someone wants me
    Bobafettt Bobafettt
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 29, 2015

    What To Do.

    I was applying for a job in this retail store when I saw a 'shoplifter'. My first instinct was to find the store manager, but I stopped myself. I thought that perhaps this person was out of work too, and had been for a long time. Perhaps desperation had let her to break the law...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    11 Responses Mar 17, 2012

    I'm sick of not having a job.

    I want a job. that be good and no bullyz there bashing me up. would be good too.
    slivereyes slivereyes
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 26

    The following is an open letter to mainstream

    media editors and their human resources management team re: honesty in job postings.Let’s be completely honest with each other for a moment.I wish to my ever-loving God I had not been born a transgender individual. I wish that reparative therapy had worked, or that I had...
    TheEastWind TheEastWind
    41-45, F
    Feb 20

    Personality assessment,

    how important are they for employers? I've done three interviews within the last few months and all the prospective employers has required a personality assessment after the second interview. I haven't heard back about any of the jobs I applied for yet wether to say yes or no...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 26, 2015

    I have a job bit I just think I should get a

    better job that pays me insane amount of money to do nothing. Now that is the problem every human being is not happy with what they have and think they deserve better without having to work for it
    kyoshac kyoshac
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jul 24, 2015

    I need a better job where I don't have to take

    orders from corrupt abusive people
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Sep 12, 2015
    spulunky spulunky
    16-17, M
    Mar 24

    Anyone know how a good cv should look?

    attach it as an image? mine seems to be attractive to job agents but not to companies :( I have an MSc in medical physics, CAD training, experience of product design from concept to new product introduction via liaison with international experts and precision engineering shops...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 23, 2015

    This Is How You Git R Done!

    Herbert A. Millington Chair – Search Committee 412A Clarkson Hall, Whitson University College Hill, MA 34109 Dear Professor Millington, Thank you for your letter of March 16. After careful consideration, I regret to inform you that I am unable to accept your refusal to offer...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jan 26, 2013

    What's the Problem?

    I need a job so I will get off this wagon I'm on. I feel like I don't have a social life and I have no desire to exercise. I eat even when I am not hungry. I'm trying to lose weight.......what a joke. I need to get back into the job world so I can feel better about myself and the...
    Antina Antina
    36-40, F
    14 Responses Mar 6, 2007

    Praying to the Employment Gods!

    It seems with all of my Clerical Skills, I just can't seem to get a job!  I keep running into the same road block.  Back in the year 2000, I trusted someone who I thought was my friend.  Turned out to be a non-friend!  I was working as a receptionist when the...
    Hopeful Hopeful
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Feb 11, 2007

    Anyone know of an online job that'll hire an

    almost-15 kid? My parents really need the extra income, but they won't let me get a job, so I have to go behind their backs...
    Rosiebunnygirl14 Rosiebunnygirl14
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Nov 4, 2015

    Stop Telling Me To Find Or Get A Job!

    I have been unemployed for a year now and I keep getting harrassed with everyone saying you need to apply, you need to apply, you need to apply. Every frickin day I have been applying for work. Why won't they shut up? It must feel pretty good to keep saying that to someone who...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Oct 28, 2011

    Ok so I need a damn job like yesterday.

    I am currently unemployed and I'm receiving unemployment benefits. For some reason I thought I had a year worth of benefits but actually I only have 6 months and it's over. Well meanwhile I suffer from depression and anxiety which caused me to quit my good job. I hate that my...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2015

    I just want to go back to work,

    that's all I want. I've applied to so many places and have had all kinds of interviews, I'm just waiting on that one call
    orsoliz orsoliz
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13, 2015

    Hello everyone are you tired of the daily

    hassle of getting to work? The traffic, the limited time, the expensive gas, etc. Tired of struggling financially? The daycare, sitters, the overwhelming debt, unexpected bills, mortgage/car payment, sacrifices. Need financial freedom? Are you tired of being tired, feeling...
    vero423314 vero423314
    22-25, F
    Jul 22, 2015

    Well I worked at usps

    for 3 months and they fired me the job was challenging but rewarding and the money was damn good . now ... im jobless =[ I went on an interview yesterday for a dispatching job with the trucking company , I really wanted . I wanted it badddd !!! it payed good and would brighten...
    BeautynBrains4 BeautynBrains4
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 7, 2015

    I seriously need a job.

    Part time for now because I'm a part time student. It's so tough nowadays. I have been looking in the past but I have been focusing on school. I'm not giving up.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    Need One Fast

    Well I just graduated from highschool a few months ago and have been working for a moving company ever since. I dont know much about college but I dont think I want to go. No one in my family has gone, no one in my school goes and honestly I didn't do well enough in school so I...
    ProudTits ProudTits
    18-21, F
    24 Responses Dec 7, 2012

    Well I'm about to fix this problem!

    I'm going for an interview Friday! Wish me luck guys!!
    ShadowMgrove03 ShadowMgrove03
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2015

    Looking for a job is

    so hard ;-; almost every place declines me or doesn't say anything to me lmao, what am I doing wrong!? Advice??
    KeyKodes KeyKodes
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Oct 8, 2015

    I was waiting on this good job I had 2

    interviews and a test for, then I finally get the email today and thought "this is it!" and nope they didn't pick me. So now am back to square one:/ Everyone says not to lose hope but I'm just down in the dumps and don't know what to do
    orsoliz orsoliz
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 12, 2015

    I need some advice. I recently applied

    for a job and got an interview. I didn't think the interview well so I wasn't expecting a positive call back however I did get a call back for a second interview, I was so excited until I found out that a friend of mine knows the employer and sort of chatted me up to him. Now I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 17, 2015

    I am happy to say that I am no longer

    unemployed because...........I got a job!! Not a volunteer job, not an intern, a job. after a long time of looking, I'm going to be working as a teacher's assistant and can't wait to start soon. I'm so excited!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    8 Responses Mar 20
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Dec 12, 2014

    I must be the only person

    who just can't seem to get an internship. Just not good enough for anyone.
    thisisausernametoo thisisausernametoo
    18-21
    1 Response Jan 18
    Mirayben Mirayben
    18-21, F
    Oct 6, 2015

    Yay! I got two job interviews!

    One for Ann Taylor today and their other from Targets on Tuesday. I am hoping and praying I get one of them. I need a job really bad. :)
    PetiteChica PetiteChica
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    I applied to target online.

    I'm calling them today to make sure they check my application. They've been hiring for months now. It's hard finding a job.
    UnfriendlyBlackGirl UnfriendlyBlackGirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    To Work You Need Experience to Get Experience You Must Work...its a Catch 22

    i have a small deg in business mgmt. but to get a job i need experience i can't get that without this job. so i work odd jobs here and there but i need something stable...fianancially and time wise...i need something in a good environment and something i know i'll enjoy so i can...
    briebrie briebrie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2007

    I've been looking for jobs

    for six months since I got laied off at my job at burger king. But I got s job interview at Sears today at 3pm my time. FINALLY!! Wish me luck.
    pml94 pml94
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Sep 11, 2015

    Need A Damn Job? I Give Damn Good Job Hunting Advice.

    Okay well that's a bit of an exaggeration, I don't want to sound pompous here! But hey, my name is Chelsea and I'm still somewhat new here on EP. I'v recently come across this group and have been reading over a few handfuls of the stories. After reading some I'v come across some...
    SeeChelseaRun SeeChelseaRun
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 8, 2012

    O.k. So I Found A Job But.......

    I finally found a job but it is just a job to get me by until I find one in my field of study. The pay is barely above minimum wage, but it's a job. It's a fairly easy no-brainier job that is nasty at times, but it's a job. The benefits are good. They do have an I.T. department...
    mrhph3 mrhph3
    36-40, M
    6 Responses Dec 23, 2012

    Any one is hiring electrical engineers?

    ?? have 3+ years of experience, please contact me i reside in India. Read to relocate any country.
    fool32 fool32
    26-30, M
    1 Response Oct 11, 2015
    GeekyFatChick GeekyFatChick
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 16

    Here's my work experiences: Savers -

    volunteer September 2006 to May 2007 High school cafeteria - food server October 2007 to May 2009 Senior care - volunteer September 2009 - February 2010 Home depot - sales associate January 3, 2011 to January 7, 2011. I dont really have good work epic but I really need a job. I...
    sixfoottallbabe sixfoottallbabe
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 26, 2015

    so yeah i need a good $10+ job

    or at least $1500 a month. no more of this part time minimum wage bs. i make jewelry, also need to sell that off. its just been sitting around. alot of it will tarnish, not neccesary the bracelets though. need money.
    ariesbeaux ariesbeaux
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 14, 2014

    I am posting for a job of a temporary

    girlfriend, on a 5 year contract basis. the female candidate should be unmarried and not be more than 30 years of age. She would be required to show me affection, and love me like a girlfriend should. Salary would be around 150-200 dollars a month. In bonus, she can be given...
    zemli zemli
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jul 24, 2015

    WooHoo finally got one

    after 8 months of looking - even if I do have to move across the country. On to a new adventure...
    heretic0 heretic0
    56-60, M
    1 Response Aug 3, 2015

    I'm 22 and I've never had a legitimate job.

    I've applied endlessly and gone to so many interviews, but I just get rejected all the time. I know I interview terribly, but I'm great with customers and have a lot of skill, why can't someone just cut me a break.
    beautifulloner beautifulloner
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Dec 31, 2013

    Hey :) I've been seeing everyone posting about

    wanting a new job or another job lately...I wanted to reach out and let you know that my company is hiring for Part time or Full time health coaches :) You can make anywhere from $400-$1500 per month working with the #1 Nutrition company in the world, Herbalife :) Not only does...
    adoshi adoshi
    22-25, F
    Nov 16, 2015

    In Desperate Need of Job

    I was in the military for 6.5 years.  I was medically discharged last September.  Finding a job has not been easy.  Due to not having a job, I lost my leased car, so now it really sucks! I'm worried cause I'm also about to lose my apartment.  I thought life...
    troubled28 troubled28
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 13, 2007

    I don't care where I need one bad!

    There's nothing around where I live I'm sick & tired of sitting at home taking care of everyone.
    BeyondM3 BeyondM3
    22-25, M
    Dec 12, 2015

    These hiring managers are working my last

    nerves. Don't give me attitude because I keep calling and showing up at your store. You were in my position once, so you should understand but I'll guarantee you'll see this pretty face all the time.
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2014

    How would you like to make a really good income

    while getting healthy and blessing others in the process? Plexus has a compensation plan that is unmatched. They really thought of EVERYTHING! Did you know that there are 11 ways to earn money with Plexus! I hear people say a lot "I'm not a salesman"! That's great because Plexus...
    liveinlove8 liveinlove8
    22-25, F
    Jul 17, 2015

    Young And Need Work?

    Alright, this not gimmick or anything, and I'm not promising you immediate employment. I'm just trying to help those who (young adults especially) have been finding it difficult to get a job. Unfortunately it's just not something they go over in school and it seems less and less...
    PerfectlyHuman PerfectlyHuman
    22-25
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2013

    The Real World.

    i NEED a job. i'm about to graduate college in a year and i have no idea what i'm going to do with my life. sure, i've had jobs before, but they were all bullshit jobs, like working with my dad or at the mall. ****'s weak. i'm running out of time and i need to pick a...
    lazyker lazyker
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2007

    The Horror of Unemployment

    I have a rather unique story. I am a highly educated professional who got into trouble in 2005 at work. Because of politics, stupid decisions and general bad luck, I lost a great paying job and because it was a disciplinary matter, it would be quite some time before I got another...
    FearlessHyena FearlessHyena
    41-45
    25 Responses Nov 8, 2008

    I applied at Jimmy John's yesterday

    and I go back Saturday for an interview. the manager was pretty positive I would get the job! I'm so excited!!
    BeautifulSoul09 BeautifulSoul09
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 3, 2015

    Volunteer!

    I dropped out of college for the second time because I didn't know what I wanted to do, and didn't want to pay for it while I figured it out. That was a year ago. I job hunted for a couple months without even a shadow of success, so I looked for a volunteer opportunity to help...
    StuckSilent StuckSilent
    22-25
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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