depressing jobs

Nursing Profession is Horrible and Unbearable

I have been and er/icu nurse for 3yrs. The only satisfaction I have from my job is aggravating patients and doctors. It is a little game you have to play in the hospital so you do not go home stressed out. Nursing is not about caring, for everyone out their who cares [...]

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No Escape from the Nursing Profession

I have been a nurse in a level one trauma center’s ER for seven months now and feel worthless and abused every day. I went to a prestigious nursing school for my Bachelor’s degree, have thousands of dollars in loans, all to feel like a waitress who is constantly degraded, humiliated, and yelled at every [...]

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What’s it Like to be a Grocery Assistant?

I work as a grocery assistant at Morrisons and its poo. My supervisors are a bunch of ageing chavs who’s only friends are other supervisors, and they speak to people like shit, anyone who is 19 or below is treated like a child, bullied and made to feel like their stupid. They never let you [...]

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Avoid Nursing at All Cost

Nursing is horrible. There, I said it. I’ve never seen a profession that diminishes good-hearted, passionate people to emotionless, empty drones the way this one does. It will suck you dry and leave you devoid of any human-ness. Do yourself a favor. DON’T BECOME A NURSE. Yeah, I did it for all the wrong reasons [...]

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Nursing: Not the Way it was Before

After reading many letters posted on this site about “nursing sucks” I couldn’t help myself but to write. I agree with all the nurses about the aspect of our job.
This is really a hell job that we paid to go to school for thinking we could help people. I have never been so depressed in [...]

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Just Another Story About Working at McDonalds

I’m seventeen-years-old and I work at McDonalds. I say that with pride!!! Umm… wait a minute, no I don’t. I hate McDonalds. I didn’t even want to work there but needed the job and money so I decided to apply. I actually hate the corporation. The fact that they make people fat with their greasy, [...]

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Cosmetology is NOT as Glamorous as You Think

I went to cosmetology school my senior year of high school. I thought this would be great. It would allow me to be a hair stylist thru college and make some decent money to support myself. Well, it got me nowhere. All that awful time spent in cosmetology school giving pedicures to old people with [...]

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Be Mentally Prepared Before Entering the Nursing Profession

I came from a very abusive family situation including raging, verbal abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, abandonment, and chaos. My mother put me in foster care when I was about 16 for experimenting with drugs just once – she said I was “incorrigible” but I was really inconvenient. She wanted to work in the evenings [...]

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Hard Working, Unappreciated and Disrespected McDonald Worker

I’ve been working at McDonalds for over thirteen months now and I have to say that this is by far the worst job experience ever. I’m seventeen and work part time. To start off, all of our staff is trained horribly. I work in the kitchen, making sandwiches. I worked with this foreign person once [...]

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Suffered from Discrimination While Working at McDonald

I was 16 when i got my first job at Mcdonalds. I thought it was going to be great, but it turned out that the managers are all dirty cunts! They yell at you, discriminate, put you down, and treat you like shit! There was one incident when one of my friends was working breakfast [...]

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