I Will Not Be Stuck In The 9 To 5 World

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 86 People

    Corporate America Is Not The Direction For The 21st Century

    I went to school for 7 years straight. Got a degree and great paying JOB with long hours, stress from dealing with the public and LIABILITY. I worked for the owners that only cared about making money and being competitive. Didnt care about my well being and always promised to...
    leelee10 leelee10
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2010

    I Will Be Retired Before I Reach Age 30

    I just want to share my story of how I have set myself up on the path to never having to work a job again and be financially independent and most importantly free. :) I hate having a job, but not because I am lazy. I am a hard worker. What I hate is the idea of having to go to...
    LifeAmbition LifeAmbition
    22-25, M
    Jun 27, 2011

    My Dream

    My dream is to be a private music teacher, I want to give individual lessons to people to teach them how to play piano and maybe even teach music theory. That way, I could choose my own hours! Even now, before university, I've escaped the 9 - 5 by taking an evening job!
    ducksocks92 ducksocks92
    18-21, F
    Jun 23, 2010

    Death By 9 - 5

     I absolutely dig what you are saying!And I'm having to make choices now - after being away from work almost 2yrs - savings are running dry - and I HAVE TO go back to work.It's put me in such a tizzy!I wanted to write - but I so many other responsibilities (not an excuse...
    VenusEnrique VenusEnrique
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 5, 2011

    It isnt for me, physically sick,

    mentally depressed, angry/irritable, emotionally exhausted. I gotta do what i love, even if i "fail" its better than 9 to 5. In my case anyway. ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿฝno more๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿฝ
    deleted deleted
    Jan 4, 2016
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