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Made a Mistake with My Career Choice

I like giving care to people but truthfully, people are more grateful to the guy who changed their oil in their car than to the nurse who suctioned their mothers throat so she could breath. They just want to know why the sheets weren’t changed today. I was sort of defaulted into nursing. With young [...]

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Present and Future Nurses…Let’s talk

I admit, it is kind of surprising to see how many nurses writing about hating their jobs. Don’t get me wrong, I know the challenges…I’ve been a nurse for about 13 years now. I’ve worked nursing homes, clinic, Neonatal ICU and now I’m a nursing instructor. Despite all the crap I’ve gone through, I do [...]

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domino’s pizza delivery…..easy job, but the customers are too demanding

ok, so a while ago i used to work at domino’s pizza and unfortunately i wasted a bit of time there…
1. If you are an alien, walk on 4 legs, still born fetus, stuffed animal or have a horn growing out of your forehead or ass the good news is YOU CAN BE HIRED [...]

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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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Experiencing the Good and Bad of Nursing

I am a new graduate RN, formally an LPN (for 1 yr-got it while in nursing school). I have discovered there are many aspects of nursng both good & bad. I love helping people, have real compassion for the ill & injured and have strong faith (really helps in the profession). I currently work in [...]

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Working at Chase Bank Will Drive You Crazy

I strongly advise against working for this bank!  They are so unorganized it’s ridiculous, and its always the bottom of the barrel employees like me who get in shit for everyone else’s mistakes, deficiencies, laziness. I’m going to touch on several problems they have.
Here is what to expect with a job interview with them.  Expect [...]

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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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It’s a Hard Knock Life For a School teacher

I have taught elementary school for 25 years now. Perseverance is my middle name! It has not been easy! I could write a book filled with the anecdotes of apathetic or weird children and parents I have encountered. Some years have been horrible and stressful, others have been pretty good, with [...]

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Consumer Collections….The human bull’s eye

I spent too much time as a teenager playing video games when I should have been attempting to figure out what I should do for a career (I still have little more than an idea). I tried to put myself through college, but couldn’t afford to do it while earning $4.25 per hour at [...]

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