fairness

A Story of Unfairly Fired McDonalds Worker

My friend got fired unfairly at McDonalds recently because her boss received emails in which people talked good about her. She got fired because those emails were made up; however, she did not do it. When my friend went home, she found out that her co-worker was jealous of her and that girl is the [...]

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A Retired Nurse Manager’s Sad But True Story

I worked in a City Hospital for 43 years.  One day this passed April me and 2 other nurses under me where called to the boss’ office and told we no longer had a job the hospital was losing so much money that we had to be let go and will be replaced by [...]

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Nordstrom Jobs…Poor Pay and Benefits

AMEN!! that is all I have to say. I knew I was not alone in my opinions or should we say facts seriously I stated here right before Christmas so the time for sales was good for the most part.  But “Hello why did I sell that shoe I ask myself and which one was [...]

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Frozen Yogurt Shop Taken Over by Entire Family

Right after I graduated from High school I found a job at a local Frozen Yogurt shop, The same day I got the interview I was hired and began working the night shift that day. I really liked it because I was the only guy besides the manager and the rest of the workers were [...]

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Paraprofessional Jobs: Not the Best Career Choice

I’ve worked as a school paraprofessional at multiple schools and feel it’s very necessary to inform parents and those considering paraprofessional jobs of what really goes on.
The facts are that for the vast majority of paraprofessional positions, no education beyond a GED is required (and even that can be worked around by taking a “keys” [...]

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A Decade Wasted as Nordstrom’s Manager

I worked at Nordstrom for 10 years and as manager for 9 and 1/2 years. Year after year I would get promoted or receive glowing performance reviews.
As all the other reviews mention they work you like a dog and the customers get treated with the upmost respect. Employees on the other hand do not. Store [...]

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Respiratory Therapist Unfairly Blamed for Death

I don’t live in America, so our job description is a little different then yours.
We mostly work with ventilated patients, but we trouble shoot monitors and other medical equipment. We are technicians, and therapists.
Anyways, I get a call at 1 am saying the HFO isn’t working on a 2 year old. Little did I know then [...]

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The Undeniable Truth On Racism in Nursing

I started in nursing as a little girl when my mom would prepare a pot of soup and corn bread for us to eat and then take what was left to the elderly in our neighborhood. She would say when I get to their home to clean up the dishes and pick up any clutter [...]

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Fast Food Job is Bad for the Health

I am a fast food worker and have been for 5 years. During college, I decided to work at one to gain extra money to keep me afloat. I was crew and of course it fine at first. The restaurant at the time was slow and I basically felt that my minimum wage pay out [...]

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The Effects of the Changing Times to the Nursing Mandates

I have been a nurse for 37 years. I can’t retire yet because I’ve worked in nursing homes and I don’t have a retirement plan.
Nursing has changed so much in the last few years, I would advise anyone not to pick this profession. The state dictates the work and workload (amount of people needed to [...]

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