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Jobless, No Opportunities and No Luck

I was working in a big local company and after about 8 years decided to quit. Felt not getting anywhere and decided to change to another dept but at the new place, felt degraded to do less qualifying work for my experience though very busy and not much contribution to the company. I tried for [...]

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The Sad Story of a Nurse

A nurse since 97 How I have lasted this long I do not know. ER, Pulmonary, med surg, oncology and a bunch of cardiac with my ACLS as a traveler/agency nurse. I moved around a lot thinking I could find that special place that would allow me to practice safely and give me the [...]

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The Secret Affair Inside the Office

I am a receptionist for a small AC company. My friend is the accountant there and she is the one who convinced me to come work for them. I like the job itself , but the politics in the office are horrible. Both my boss and my friend are married (to other people) at the [...]

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Nursing is Once Desired, Now Despised

I am 27 years old and have been a nurse for 5 years. I was a stay-at-home mom before that. My husband worked and though we didn’t have a lot of money, we were happy. There were a lot of times that I wished I could help him out more.
I remember being a kid and [...]

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Nursing is Sucking the life out of me

I am an LPN at a Long Term Care facility. I took this job, because I did not want to work at our local hospital and that no other place was hiring in our area and the surrounding areas. I needed the money, because my car was falling apart, I’m getting married in the spring [...]

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An RPN Turned LPN in Toronto

Under 2 years and already burnt out. I wish I had not taken nursing. They make it as hard as possible for you. I work in Toronto, and there is little full time work. I work at an in-house agency that was started by the owners of a LTC. This way they can hire full time [...]

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A Motel Manager’s Job is Stressful

As a general manager of a motel I must say that it is one of the most lonely jobs there is. My employees are lazy and there doesn’t seem to be anything that will motivate them. The sales pressure is extreme and I alone am responsible for making sure that somehow, without my employees actually [...]

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Getting Out of Nursing After 3 Years

I have been in nursing for over 3-decades now. I originally went to a Diploma School of Nursing. When I went to get my BSN, most of my credits were not accepted in a University setting. By the time I got my Bachelor of Science in Nursing I was told I needed [...]

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The Lazy Managers Working at McDonalds

To me it seems the more money you get the less work you have to do!
I Am 18, I have been working for Mcdonalds for 2 and a half years as a crew member. I think the job is great but all the managers need to be sacked. Crew members are doing all the work [...]

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What’s It Like Working at AT&T?

First we were Ameritech and it was great. Then SBC bought us and a terrific company became hell. It has only gotten worse since we changed our name AGAIN to at&t. They have managers with little training. My favorite part? Micro-management and this for managers too. They spy on [...]

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