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I Work At Walmart

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    Respect For The Individual

    WHAT A LOAD OF BS!!!! This is my story... First I am female. Second I can ***** with the best of them. Third I have pride. Walmart, let me give you some insight to "Respect for the Individual". Watch, listen and learn. Each person get taught this in their first years of life...
    unhappydkar unhappydkar 31-35 1 Response Jul 10, 2013

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    Soul Crushing

    I started working at one of the new "neighborhood markets" that walmart opened up. its been nothing but terrible. my drinking has quadrupled. they set impossible quotas and then ***** at us when we dont meet them. they have intentionally understaffed our store and gripe at us...
    zebunomicon zebunomicon 31-35, M Jun 2, 2012

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    So obviously, this is my first blog.

    So I guarantee it won’t be anything great. Actually, it will mostly likely be terrible. But you have to get past the terrible and awful to get to the wonderful and great right ? First off, you see I work at Walmart. And I for some reason really like to run self check out. And...
    Miikkayy Miikkayy 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    WALMART

    ME MY EX HUSBAND MY BROTHER HIS WIFE AND 4 OF MY ROOM MATES HAVE ALL WORK AT WALLYWORLD AT ONE TIME OR ANOTHER
    metalchick metalchick 31-35, F Aug 16, 2008

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    Outside. In The Snow.

    I love the fact, we get .40 cent raises every year. I love the fact, its pretty hard for a cart pusher to get promoted. I love working outside in the freezing cold snow. I really do like that last one. I try my best not to complain, and make the best of every situation. At this...
    JeyGant JeyGant 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2011

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    The Task Manger

    I've Been Working at Wal-Mart for 9 years.... I like to think I'm a hard worker ..I don't stand around and talk or bull **** ,I stay on task and work as neat and clean as possible .... I work overnights and I stock and sometimes I feel like I'm going to have a Panic Attack...
    SUSIEPOST SUSIEPOST 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2013

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    I Sincerely Like My Job

    I used to work at a grocery store called Market Basket, where I was a bagger. I f***ing hated that job. They have me almost no hours and the managers were complete and total ********. So when I quit and looked for a new job, Walmart said they'd hire me. I was so dreading working...
    sasuhinagirl sasuhinagirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 8, 2013

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    If you haven't read my previous story about my

    career at Walmart, I suggest reading that first. Saturday the CSM scheduled had called in so one of the two support managers was the primary CSM for that night. She was helping me learn the various tasks I would be responsible for every night. We had to work out which of us...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 10, 2014

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    I promised an update of how my first week went

    so here we go. So far I've been remembering everything that needs to be done and how to do them. It only took 1-2 times on seeing how to do a particular thing before I was able to do it on my own. I've always been a fast learner so I'm glad this was true in this instance as...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert 26-30, M Mar 19, 2014

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    As some of you may have noticed,

    I had recently chosen to step down at work. Being a customer service manager overnights is very hard work and is very stressful. With all the constant stress I was under, I ended up going back to stocking. Management could tell I wasn't happy and so they took me into the...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert 26-30, M Jun 18, 2014

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    I've been with Walmart

    since May of 2007. I started out as an overnight cashier. I quickly become the fastest cashier the store had. I always had all the bills facing the same direction and work area neat. About a year later an overnight electronics associate went on a leave of absence. During...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 7, 2014

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    Ugh...

    I keep wanting to enjoy my job...and I did actually enjoy it for a while.  But my GOD!!!  These people are slowly but surely wringing that out of me.  I look around and see people wearing these tags saying "Proud Walmart Employee for 10 Years".... ...
    SirDaniel SirDaniel 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 15, 2008

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    I still do for another 5 days

    but I have to admit it has been the absolute worst experience of my life. Even spending night in jail for something I did not do and got cleared of was better than my experience working for walmart. Things have gotten even worse since putting in my 2 weeks notice I have been...
    Cargan2016 Cargan2016 31-35, M 3 Responses May 7

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    Only Getting Worse

    I work overnight. I started in '05. I liked it back then, but over the past few years with the changes they've made overnight and all of the different unqualified managers we've had, it seems that the store is going to hell in a hand-basket. :/ Terrible....looking for a new...
    follower8705 follower8705 22-25 Oct 16, 2012

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    Walmart

    I have worked at Wal-Mart for a year and a half now and I like it they pay extremely good and I have made alot of good friends there.  It was also my first job!
    MilaRose MilaRose 18-21 Mar 26, 2009

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    Use To Work At Wal-mart And Now I Am Going Back!

    I use to work for Wal-Mart and at the time I was working at Wal-mart I LOVED it, loved the fact that I was able to basically do anything I wanted from being a cashier, working in jewelry department, fitting room and etc, there we're so many opportunities.  The only thing I did...
    ruddlindsey ruddlindsey 26-30, F May 22, 2012

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    i just got a job as the cart pusher at the same

    walmart i stole from every day for like 6 months, I'm gonna try and steal the cart pushy thing just because it would be hilarious
    agentchaos agentchaos 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 28, 2014

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    I Work At Walmart

    i started working in nov of 07 and its been alot of ineresting days everyday is differant from the next i do apreciate working.
    sshield65 sshield65 41-45 Jul 22, 2008

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    So last night was one assistant managers last

    night doing overnites before going back to days. She decided to give me my annual eval since it was about that time for it. Overall I got Solid Performer. A couple of the competencies I ranked at Exceeds Expectations. It was nervous when I went in to get the eval though...
    dragonexpert dragonexpert 26-30, M Mar 27

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    I am a hard worker, I take pride in whatever I do. No matter what the task I put my all into it.. I have had several jobs in recent years of none have I been fired but more or...
    joshskeen92 joshskeen92 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    I love to work hard. I am not the type of girl who shuns getting dirt under her nails or toiling in the sun (or rain!) and getting good and sweaty. I love to end a day's work with...
    bronzeeyedblonette bronzeeyedblonette 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Im sure all my neighbors have seen them !! Such an embarrassing thrill !! Guys love "walmartpanties" to !! Jeffrey.
    walmartpanties walmartpanties 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    I worked on a SATURDAY?!? and after all that, she still wants us to report on a SUNDAY??? She's definitely crazy. There's no way I'm working on a Sunday. @_@
    itcheru itcheru 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I am trying to figure out my life. I had my daughter when I was 16. I'm tired of hearing things like you shouldn't kept your legs closed because 1. everybody makes mistakes. 2. I...
    RileyRed RileyRed 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I hate favoritism in the workplace. There's no way around it and it's not fair to those who work hard.
    coincidences coincidences 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    I gained weight and have been working out getting back to my old size . I have went down 2 pants sizes and would love for someone who is determined to Lose weight with a challenge...
    kimbriaaa kimbriaaa 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I like to keep work and privacy separated. Some people at work might get the impression I'm cold, selfish or introvert because of this, but I really only want to be professional at...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I've been on EP all day at work messaging people back and forth and my phone goes off every few minutes. My boss finally asked who I was texting and I said no one (which isn't a...
    Txguy85 Txguy85 26-30, M 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    For everything i have, i have always worked for it. i was never spoiled and because my parents werent allotted the same opprotunities as me, i vie for success. I want to give my...
    TheoneandonlyX TheoneandonlyX 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    I just want to live my life without having to revolve every decision that I make around a job. I want to travel when I feel like it. I want to work whenever and wherever I want to...
    CDoza CDoza 26-30, M a week ago

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    And I am nervous to finally meet you. It has been nearly a year, we have been through so much drama and bs but you have always been there for me. I hope that after the visit we...
    LadyBlade LadyBlade 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    So I'd love to go to my next workout today but I woke up so stiff and sore it felt like a chore getting out of bed. I could always see what it entails and go from there I'll be sad...
    nicolairose nicolairose 26-30, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    I love to work. Anyone who has known me would know that. But I have never been able to make money doing what I love. I know I would have built an empire by now if I could have...
    darkroomtruth darkroomtruth 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Sometimes I worry about my own health being a nurse and knowing I've got a slow pulse rate and I'm weak. I'm dizzy. I'm also over stressed and my muscles have my sternum displaced...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    I really dont want to work today, i actually enjoyed my weekend of doing nothing, and now here i am back at work, trying to play catch up on the emails and the calls from the past...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    Being retired military I have seen them work, granted mine didnt but just cause i had a bad experience doesnt mean they cant work.
    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 19

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    Yes I am 110%!!! I work in the oilpatch as a tank truck driver. I have been going steady since I left the yard at 7:15pm yesterday. I love my job and I love to work. I can't...
    SapioT SapioT 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    It's been a year since a post on this topic, so I must put myself out in public as has been called a flaw of mine.unfortunately, however, because I must go work a twelve hour shift...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I've done so much soul seaching these past 5 and a half years. I've people come across my path with puzzle pieces that i've had to fit into place. There was so much bottled up...
    lifealwayschanges lifealwayschanges 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    We work very hard at maintaining our lifestyle but so readily put off working on maintaining our relationships. In the end the lifestyle you are working so hard to maintain means...
    km1969 km1969 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    So I tried this one spell and I think it might be working but I'm not sure so could anyone who had actually used one that had worked for them or someone they know pls send it to me...
    Sillygymnast Sillygymnast 13-15 Jul 16

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    During my work out tonight, I hit it hard. Feeling proud of that work out. Gonna be hurting in the morning though
    Notyourprincesa1124 Notyourprincesa1124 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I constantly daydream at work. I also check out the internet a little too much while at the office. I still get my work done on time, but I think I put more in to my little...
    CJRed73 CJRed73 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 15