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Do Not Go Into Nursing if You Love Yourself

I am a new nurse, graduated two months ago and now in a position as a psychiatric nurse. I came from a technical background. I used to do inspection work for turbine repair facilities and power plants. I loved that work, but it was monotonous, and had little prospect for advancement. I was also working [...]

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Working as Shift Manager at McDonalds Sucks

My job at McDonalds was Shift Manager. I was only getting paid $8.50 an hour even though I had been working there for 4 years.
The Store Manager and her supervisor are hypocrites. They tell you to do one thing and then when you do what they say, they get mad at you and [...]

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A Former Poundland Worker Speaks Up

For my first ever job I worked in a Poundland store, the pay was bad, but I figured it was a cheap store so easy to get a job at, I was right. Once you got your job you reliazed your mistake. You were given a hundred and one jobs to do and if you [...]

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Male Assistant Administrator But More Like a Punching Bag

Majored in political science, and will be graduating soon, but in the meantime, I picked up a part time gig as an assistant admin for an academic research group. It’s got a grandiose name with very little to show for it. Hell, the website hasn’t been updated in 3 years.
I was first hired on a [...]

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Turning my Back on Nursing for Good

I’ve been caring for patients in one capacity or another for over 30 years. I’ve been an RN for twelve and like many others who have written on this site, I was surprised to learn that choosing this career was one of the worst things I ever did to myself.
I make much more money than many [...]

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A Mcdonalds Job is a Good Start

I have been working at this particularly Mcdonalds for 2 years I have 3 years experience so far. I worked my way up to management and trust me it was hard work. People may judge you saying “hamburgalar queen”, or laugh that you are in fast food, but hey it is a honest living. It [...]

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The Best Survival Guide For Nurses of Today

Survival Guide For Nurses
(1) A Nurse is to always do what administration tells them to do.
(2) The care and welfare of patients is not your main concern, administrations happiness always come first.
(3) Patient Bill Of Rights are not to be brought up within patient and patients’ families’ hearing.
(3) Do Not ask your Director Of [...]

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Nursing Today is Hell on Earth: Stay Away

I am a Nurse. Before I had this job, I must have had a life. I don’t now. I actually went to school and studied hard to do this demeaning, humiliating work. I’ve done it for 30 years, and I have hated every second of every minute of every hour that I’ve spent in this [...]

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Work Politics is Getting Dirty at McDonalds

I started at McDonalds in Oct 2003, That’s like 2 years and 5 months.
For the last 8-12 months I’ve been on 3 trials in order to be promoted to a crew trainer. It is something that I have wanted for a while and has seriously grown on me. I found it very hard as a [...]

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Surrounded with Immature Co-workers at Tim Hortons

Hello, my name is Big Kyle. I am 17 and I have worked at Tim Hortons for a year and two months. In this time I have learned that you need to be extremely careful when eating at a fast food joint. For instance, my co-worker has accidentally put a glove in his teachers sandwich, [...]

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