I Need a New Job

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    I've been working at the same place

    for almost 3 years now, my first job....first job I ever even applied for. I work as a hair stylist and love what I do and where I am. but lately the vibe I've been getting at work has been not so great from the manager to her employees. my assistant manger was offered a higher...
    shallowbreathxx shallowbreathxx
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 1, 2015

    And I got the job!!!!

    !! And I start today!!!!!!! Thank you Universe.
    ahshara ahshara
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Jul 8, 2015

    I hate my job. It is soul destroying.

    I try to put my head down and get through the day but it's hard. I would love to find a career to aim for but I have no idea. Years of soul searching has come to nothing.
    cookss cookss
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 21, 2015

    I've got another job interview tomorrow.

    Wish me luck cause I'm starting to get a bit overloaded.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 11, 2015

    Just found out tonight they are most likely

    gonna lay me off Christmas Eve. I was like f!!! I'll have to look for something else I guess. What an awesome day to be let go.
    katariffik katariffik
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 22, 2015
    deleted deleted
    Aug 30, 2015

    I do need a new better job.

    But there was this lady that came in today and she have this heavy accent and she's from somewhere idk...anyway. So I took her order but before we finished, I was asking her what she wanted in her sandwich. I ask her which one she wanted out of the 3 choices but she kept saying...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jun 27, 2015

    I feel like my skillset

    or my passions are not really communicable. I search for the individual in each and every person working in a place. I seek to maximise those little touches people give, and make them work for the company somehow. Bringing a team together you could say. But I don't know what...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Feb 5, 2016

    I'm an assistant manager at a clothing store.

    I got news the store is closing a few weeks ago. Still not sure what's gonna happen to me. I'd love to stay with the company but I don't know if theirs a position for me without relocating to another state.
    kbabe0181 kbabe0181
    31-35, F
    Feb 7, 2016

    I need a new job i am tired of being there it

    is stressing me out people treat me like i am slow because i am shy i am not retarded i am shy it was like at all my jobs people . people on my job do a better job than me i am always stuck with cleaning .i do not mind i am not lazy i get tired of being treated like i am slow...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 19, 2016

    Looking for work as teacher assistant,

    nanny, babysitter, after school driver, tutor, housekeeper, house sitter, dog walker, photographer! If any of these thing you are looking for please let me know!
    murman91 murman91
    26-30, F
    Mar 6, 2016

    I work in a gift shop

    and i get payed badly because of my age but im afraid that if i quit i wont find another job at all 😩
    Amyjo99 Amyjo99
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2016

    Need advice.. A couple weeks ago I applied

    for a manager position. I was told that no matter what, I would be getting a higher position and pay raise. They created two new manager positions for me to choose from (customer service manager or manager over packing and distribution). I have to decide this week which one to...
    Moweb95 Moweb95
    22-25, F
    Jan 6, 2016
    moose73630 moose73630
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 22, 2015

    I really wish I had talent

    or skills in something I could make YouTube videos with or share with people not only to make a living but also to entertain. My 1 year older brother makes a living off of gaming videos and makes more then I will prob make in my pathetic life. he is so good at the games he likes...
    iEmperorking iEmperorking
    22-25, M
    Feb 27, 2016
    EnigmaticParadox EnigmaticParadox
    26-30, F
    Mar 26, 2016

    I'm thankful for the one I have,

    but many times I wonder why I didn't get a job at like Burger King or something. I'm always where the danger is....
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Mar 4, 2016
    yuki25 yuki25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2016

    My manager threw me under the bus.

    I came in at 5:30am to do markdowns. My manager came in at 9am. A coworker mis informed me about something related to markdowns at the cash registers. I told customers that thing. Apparently, we weren’t doing that thing until next week. So the cashier was hella confused and...
    tmoonie tmoonie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2015

    Started writing my resignation letter

    and plan on giving it to boss Friday morning. I plan on giving a 3 week notice. I know they will offer me more to stay but I can't pass this opportunity up and nobody will pay this kind of money to start. I'm a little nervous to tell my clients Im leaving 😔
    arlyne22 arlyne22
    51-55, F
    3 Responses May 5, 2015

    I need a job period I'm broke

    and I hate it :( stupid minimal work age
    CaseyCutiePie CaseyCutiePie
    13-15, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2015

    I'm going to look for a new job.

    I believe I can do much better.
    TrySN TrySN
    26-30, M
    Apr 11, 2016

    Is unemployed right now,

    but diligently applying for anything I can get.
    strictlydickley strictlydickley
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    I was working at this job

    for over 21/2 years this very day I walk in on a patient being verbally abused by an aid, so I say to her you cant do that to the patient and she told me to mind my business and began to verbally abuse me and we got into an argument. my job is to protect the patient and at the...
    Zappedout Zappedout
    41-45, F
    Mar 17, 2016

    Starting to feel discouraged.

    I've lost confidence and feel ashamed of myself for not having found one that is meaningful. Trying to hang on to positive thoughts but I'm starting to feel like I'm just dreaming.
    alostone alostone
    26-30, F
    Dec 2, 2015

    Tw suicide I now have two jobs

    and I am closeted in both of them and it makes me want to shoot myself. I need to find a job and come out.
    nickclarke nickclarke
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 21, 2016

    i m working in textile sector from last 7 year

    but now i want to another job of cooking?
    iftikhar747 iftikhar747
    31-35, M
    Feb 26, 2016
    yuki25 yuki25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2016

    Every day I get up at 4am to go to a factory to

    clean up after a herd of baboons that mess up everything I clean 5 seconds after I clean it. 8 hours of cleaning a factory so loud, I can't even hear my own thoughts let alone my supervisor trying to radio me. Every Friday I have to rush from one end of town to the other...
    Starkweather80 Starkweather80
    36-40, M
    Mar 20, 2016

    No matter where I work,

    someone....usually another female....turns **** into a reality tv show style drama. Please, peruse my profile and tell me what kind of jobs you think I should look into. I'm applying and I'm running low on options.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 23, 2016

    whelp, I have a job interview

    for tomorrow morning! I'm a little nervous. Not sure as to why, though. This would be my 5th job, so I should be used to interviews by now. Sent in my application yesterday and they called me today. Very fast compared to how long it took my most of my old jobs to get back to...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Apr 30, 2015
    deleted deleted
    Mar 24, 2016

    I am going back to college to take Culinary

    Arts class. I always wanted to learn to become a chef
    ZardaF5 ZardaF5
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Sep 6, 2015

    Let´s say I don´t need a new job

    but I need still a second job because although I am working already full-time I cannot survive with the salary in the one job which I am doing. But it´s very difficult to find still a second job which is compatible with the one I am doing right now...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2016

    Dear friends if anyone looking

    for any indepandent job or wanna start own business pm me.
    iamsujeet iamsujeet
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 4, 2016

    Looking for a job in this small town is killing

    me but me family lives here my mom is in bad health so I stay. I can't leave her. Anyone know of a way to make money from home. I have no one to help me out and I don't know what to do so any suggestions would be greatly appreciated
    countrygirltx countrygirltx
    41-45, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2015
    jayn12 jayn12
    22-25, F
    Jun 8, 2015
    mikericco mikericco
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2016

    Alright... So.. I have like little to no

    experience at all. I mean, I can't seem to keep a job. I don't know what it is- but I want to say that it's not me. The first Job I had; it was "Overnight Stocking" &nd I will admit that I liked it enough- to regret leaving it (as we speak right now) It was only for 3 months...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Apr 4, 2016

    Have you ever woke up in a great mood

    before going to work and when you arrive to work.... You get in a bad mood just because.... Uuuugggghh the struggle...
    lovingme21 lovingme21
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015
    yuki25 yuki25
    26-30, F
    Mar 23, 2016

    2 Hours left before my interview hits.

    oh God, I need a paper bag
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jun 12, 2015

    I can't deal with mcdonalds anymore way to many

    rules.. Shay don't chew gum..Shay take your hands out your pockets..Shay don't rub your nose infront of customers.. ***** I got allergies !
    germany100 germany100
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 24, 2015

    It's so awesome seeing new people at my work

    get promoted and me nothing. Makes me feel real special.
    yuki25 yuki25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2016

    I hate my full time job!

    I was offered a casual position doing what I want to do, I'm just scared of not having job security when I have such a young family... Any advice??
    Jok3r5 Jok3r5
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 20, 2016

    Think I may have one.

    Shall be confirmed tomorrow and probably the most important appointment in my life.
    ahshara ahshara
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    The job I currently have is much higher stress

    than anticipated. Also, my manager keeps randomly changing my schedule and it's killing me...also, I live so far away from it. I need a job in town but it's near impossible to find one, especially low stress. With my wage, I don't even make enough for my gasoline to and from my...
    KeiKeiChan KeiKeiChan
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2014

    I am currently employed at Texas Roadhouse

    where i am a waitress. I HATE IT! I hate my boss and my coworkers who are all snobs. I am currently trying to get a job at my local golf course/country club for the summer because the work is minimal and the pay is decent.Not to mention its a COUNTRY CLUB.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses May 23, 2015

    I asked my boss to write a recommendation letter

    for me for a job within the company. She said she spoke to HR who told her to hold off and that HR would pass along her positive comments. Does that seem fishy to you?
    moonlight1989 moonlight1989
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 12, 2015

    I just got my degree im IT Engineering

    and i want to go towards programming . But no company wants. I went to some interviews but they were towards call center, same aprox position as i am right now. And i hate my job... Its very stressfull and lately because of it i have anger issues. I never had anger issues before...
    Potchii Potchii
    26-30, M
    Jan 6, 2016
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Sep 12, 2015

    I mean I like the job

    but I just feel under appreciated and under paid they just don't care at all about me... I don't know what kind of job I want I'm getting sick of working in a kitchen.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 2, 2015
    yuki25 yuki25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2016
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