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I Work In a Hotel

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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 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 46-50, M Apr 6

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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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    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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    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 18-21, M Sep 8, 2013

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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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    When I was younger I had two really good guy friends and the three of us would take every opprotunity we could to do a little urban exploring. We probably have explored over 100...
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    Any of you who love hotels...you will love my Instagram with all the recent luxury hotels I stay in; for your viewing pleasure: @narcissistic_john
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    Life is full of surprises, irony and twists, and one night at work I had one in mine. A few years ago after a satisfying Easter dinner with my family, I set off for an overtime...
    Justint2014 Justint2014 31-35, M Mar 24

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    I work at hardees and my boss is the most immature rude 57 year old I've ever met or even heard of. He says mean things, talks **** about everyone, embarrasses us in front of...
    Nessybabi Nessybabi 18-21, F Mar 23

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    I have been in work environments that have been almost exclusively male, and in workplaces that have had some of both sexes; both environments ran smoothly and fairly. In an...
    Fyrefox Fyrefox 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 28

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    I used to be really fit not so long ago and then I got pregnant. I have just been so tired and so busy that it seems I can seldomly get my workouts in. This is extremely annoying...
    2LiveIs2Learn 2LiveIs2Learn 31-35 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I am less than one month away from obtaining my Bachelor's Degree in Social Work. I have known I wanted to be a social worker since I was 12. For the past few months, I have been...
    aliciae78 aliciae78 18-21, F Apr 4

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    You know who had a great work ethic? The Nazis. And we all know how that worked out. "My mother always told me, son, you do the best you can; my father always told me son, you be...
    treewhiz treewhiz 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I know this is a story as old as the stars. So here I am. Surrounded by my three kitties who are probably the closest I will get to having children since I refuse to start a family...
    lnvisible lnvisible 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I work the night shift on weekends, and I hate it. Don't get me wrong, I'm glad to have a job but its still difficult trying to stay awake all night and then try to sleep during...
    Antony7 Antony7 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    This is how it works right. You find someone who is vulnerable or perceived as vulnerable at work. You then gang up on this person ostracize them and drive them out of the work...
    RichardIsaFFFFaggot RichardIsaFFFFaggot 70+, F Mar 24

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    Normally I work hard, play hard and love even harder...here lately all I have been doing is working working working...I think it is time for this girl to have some fun ;-)
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 3

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    I have come straight out of college and joined a good company.. It has been over 8 months here now..I was recognized as a talent..was trained in performing an advanced work...
    bsajc bsajc 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I witnessed some cases where people with not-so-obvious disabilities in the workplace where discriminated against - treated unfairly in the following ways: Sexual harassment...
    helpwithdisability helpwithdisability 41-45 1 Response Apr 10

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    I love love love to workout. I run, I kickboxing and I dance. I can't get enough of working out. I do a different target point workout every day is I mix it up and my muscles don't...
    Hugsandkisses2621 Hugsandkisses2621 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    I have worked at a local grocery store for 6 months this time...10 years ago; I worked there for 3 years. I love the fast pace of the ever changing grocery industry. I have worked...
    germainec germainec 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    In my store when you walk through and look at just about any worker, you can see it in their eyes that moral is just nonexistent. It's been really hard lately as understaffed as we...
    GreenEyedFox GreenEyedFox 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Why people assume they can get away with anything at work because they are all friends..... Well at my work this is the situation from day one. Moved to a new office and found out...
    eplife eplife 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    As i grow older i have a lot of experienced in different position in Healthcare and enjoy so much learning and empowering my knowledge with different things that i encounter in my...
    tawam tawam 36-40, M Mar 23

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    I am tired of working hard for little pay. I am tired of the workers that are paid more, aren't qualified and don't care. I am annoyed that I work hard and he doesn't. I am...
    blicky1234 blicky1234 22-25, M Mar 23

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    When I was failing my Algebra 2 class back in Sophomore year I never told anyone I was doing bad in the class. Whenever other teachers and my parents/friends asked me how I was...
    Sigint8 Sigint8 18-21, M Mar 25

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    I'm a cleaner, and when I got home on Wednesday evening, I noticed my hand hurt a bit, but didn't think too much into it and went off to bed. Well yesterday morning I woke up and...
    suzieb1971 suzieb1971 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I wish I had more time to do volunteer work. I love the feeling that you get after you help someone :) I love helping kids and with the older folks. I love to see the smile on...
    MINIONPOP MINIONPOP 16-17 Mar 28

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    For me working out is an outlet when I'm having bad days I push myself even harder. Not only does it relieve tension but I can work on my body while doing it. Today we had boot...
    nottheaveragegirl nottheaveragegirl 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I don't have a lot, but everything I have I worked for and I value it. I had a rough home so I moved out when I was really young. I worked a few jobs to get by and finish school...
    John992 John992 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    Since I've been away I've had a lot of time to myself. Or alone, rather. At first it was really hard. I just lost my best friend, and it was the hardest thing I've ever faced. On...
    LillyRaven LillyRaven 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    I had logged on here and the social worker of one of the guys I support came into the office to talk... He could totally see my computer screen so I had to just admit yeh basically...
    sparklewonderpaws sparklewonderpaws 26-30, F Apr 15

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    I should state that I am a prospective social worker. I am a 33 year old student, with 10 years of military experience. I deployed three times. I'd like to use my degree to do...
    cw2pieper cw2pieper 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I had a social worker who acted as my friend outside of therapy , after she quit her job and was no longer my therapist and said it was ok to text her and ask her questions so I...
    twistedwords twistedwords 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I mean cons are: The boss will call you be and will never call back to get hired cause he or she is a a hole trying to act high and mighty. Also the Gov wants to put their low...
    napninjanx napninjanx 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    There's a girl at work (in a different dept) who I cannot get out of my head. The very first time I met her was about a year & a half ago. I was new & being trained. When you're...
    Spooky224 Spooky224 22-25 3 days ago

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    Recently I met a guy who is totally my cup of tea. We don't work together but work related. Last week he came for work purpose and then left. I didn't have many chances to talk to...
    Iamlouis Iamlouis 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I usually wear a thong to work but on occasion, I do like to put on a pair of thong panties to work. I don't wear bras, just panties. My favorite color is pink so usually my thong...
    thongluvr582 thongluvr582 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    So yup I feel like crap today. Still getting over my food poisoning. The only reason im going to work is to help my co worker complete an Easter themed project for her kid. Im a...
    AaliyahVonD AaliyahVonD 22-25, F Mar 24

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    That is true! Both parties need to be willing, it beings by asking the other person if they can sit down and talk with you. Now or later, (NEVER try to work out issues if either...
    Hope2havehelped Hope2havehelped 46-50, M Mar 25

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    I'm not the best workout guy. But when I workout I feel like I'm a different person. I feel more strong and less nervous. I feel so relax and powerful lol. And when I see my self...
    BBCover BBCover 16-17, M Mar 26

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    I currently am starting to find ways to work from home. I came across one that is totally free and they help every step of the way. It's been very easy. If you want to know more...
    michellem0322 michellem0322 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I am a first time mom going to college and staying at home with my 5 month old son. I wanted to work from home instead of paying an outrageous amount of money for daycare and I...
    BrandiiWyne BrandiiWyne 18-21, F Mar 29

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    I suffer from CRPS. I have two daughters 6 & 2 w/my husband of 7 yrs. my husband has gone behind my back 7 times and was talking to other women including ex gf. This past February...
    RWard711 RWard711 31-35, F Mar 29

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    I work night shift. 12 hour nights. 7pm to 7am. Its nice to work at my own pace and to be on when its quieter but i hate that ive been forced into this schedule by illness. I have...
    Wi5huponastar Wi5huponastar 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I hope to always be a work in progress. There's always room for a person to grow and change in a positive way. Right now I'm working on loving myself more. I want to be more...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Well I started working out again and this is my second week of working out non stop everyday except the weekends. And I've been eating healthy, 5 meals a day and I feel great!
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Currently working but completely focused on how I'm gonna get out of this "working for someone else" bullshit
    michellehines33 michellehines33 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    Here it is...another Saturday that I will spend in my office! Yes, I am thankful to have a job, and one that I enjoy...but I am missing having my Saturdays and sometime Sundays...
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 5

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