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I Work In a Hotel

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    One time a gang leader called the front desk

    that he needed someone to tell him how to operate the VOD system. No one dared to go to his room except me. Then I knocked at the door and entered. He was in his early 40s and was quite muscular. I could see the beautiful tattoo on his back when he turned back to the bed and...
    mocliamA mocliamA 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 29

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    "Its Like a Marriage - Committment, Frustrating Yet You Feel Like You Cant Get Out of It"

    Haha..what a way to describe work in a hotel isnt it? Well, I been in the hotel industry since 1999..thats a 9 years for me..started out in a school for hotel management..got my diploma, and then went to start as a trainee for experience. Bear with me, I think I am kinda of just...
    Babelicious Babelicious 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 23, 2008

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    I work and live in a hotel

    as a hotel assistant and its awesome but with a few quirks. I prefer being behind the bar but I always end up waitressing. I love the chats and talks with people. Even the states game we play behind the bar where if someone either drinks, dines or stays with us we have a list of...
    starwarsisthebez starwarsisthebez 18-21, F Jun 30, 2014

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    firyminx firyminx 22-25, F 2 Responses May 10, 2014

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    I used to work for a beautiful beachfront hotel

    in Florida as a night auditor, because of all the minute paperwork adjustments that had to be made to the computerized portion of the audit, I could never pick it up. They really liked me, but I could see the writing on the wall and quit before I was fired. Ended up working for...
    mrrabbitdigital mrrabbitdigital 51-55, M Apr 6, 2014

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    Never A Dull Day

    I work in an old, lower-end, outdoor motel towards the centre of a dated downtown in my city, and it's my second job ever as I'm still quite young for the work force. My best friend, whom also works here now thanks to me, and I take this challenging but fulfilling job day-by-day...
    Amcleod Amcleod 22-25, M Sep 8, 2013

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    For Almost A Year

    I was working in another state and wanted to move. I had such good favor with my boss that he called a friend of his in the city where I was going (I'm not going to reveal it so please don't ask) and it was arranged for me to start work where I was moving to. So here I am...
    Kelleigh Kelleigh 18-21, F Sep 9, 2010

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    Someone Hire Me, Please!

    So, I am currently unemployed but I've just completed a six month internship working in a hotel for one of the biggest hospitality companies there is, and I have to say, as much as I grumbled about the long hours and the whiny guests and the hideous uniforms, I actually loved it...
    sezziy sezziy 22-25, F 2 Responses May 14, 2009

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    I'm the girl in the tour desk, in the hotel...a whole new experience, this is my second week, so far so good, better than my old job...less money, more relaxing...I feel much better now. There are a lot of things I must learn, I have no experience on tourism either on sales, I...
    Nativus Nativus 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2010

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    Working In a Hotel Is An Experience Unmatched

    Coming from a miltary life with the NZ army i went into the meatworks which i enjoyed and eventually became qualified in a few of the jobs and also ran the rescue squad in charge of evacuating the building but in all the jobs i found no challenge no difference everyday was the...
    NaturalKhaos NaturalKhaos 22-25, M 3 Responses May 14, 2009

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    I love luxury hotels(as does Kelly as well as our close friends) & try to find them when I/we travel . One of my favorites is the Davenport in Spokane, WA. it is a absolutely...
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    She's a great older lady, can talk to her about anything. But working with her makes me want to run into oncoming traffic. She is soooo slow, doesn't look customers in the face...
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    come to think of it.... Oh sorry. Yeah no it's difficult to be lonely when your family is moving and you're in the passenger traveling between states or just on a business trip...
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    I need to work on loving myself. If you can't love yourself, nobody else can love you. You can't find the person you need, if you don't know what you need. I'm taking this time to...
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    I have to workout it really does help with my depression & stress, which I both don't really need in my life, so working out really does it for me... But, I Had such an amazing...
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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...
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    I do my audit at 3am. When the audit program is running I cannot access the hotels operating system at all. As soon as I had it started a guests wanted to check out. I explained to...
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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 Jul 27

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    July 20, 2015 1:30am My desk phone has an alarm that rings if anyone in the hotel calls 911 from their room. That alarm went off, and the screen read room 208. I called the room...
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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 Jul 21

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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 2 Responses Jul 21

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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...
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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...
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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.
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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...
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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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    Why do hotels make me horny
    rickl222 rickl222 41-45, M Jul 17

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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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    km1969 km1969 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 16

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