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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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What’s it Like to be 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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I Absolutely LOVE my Nursing Job!

I absolutely LOVE my job! Some days are harder than others, and I get yelled at and put down like every other nurse out there, but I do not go to work every day for the paycheck. I go to work because I love what I do. There is no greater feeling in the world [...]

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Working at McDonalds:The Other Side of the Story

I’m writing this because of all the negative descriptions people give of their job at McDonalds. I am 17 and am in my final year of high school. I think the majority of people who write on here are just people with horrible attitudes and horrible work ethic that feel like they need to come [...]

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A Woman Working in a Man’s World

I’m 25 with a 4 year college degree. When I graduated I started work in an cushy office job. But nearly threw myself out a window because of boredom. So that’s when I opened up the classified to see how I could get out of the office and lose the 25 lbs I gained from [...]

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Hyatt Die Cast Exposed by a Worker

I worked for Hyatt Die Cast for almost 15 years. The lady in HR is a liar and the CEO is a crook he gave himself a $40,000 bonus for which he did not earn. He placed all his friends in the company, and so thank God I was able to let the owner know [...]

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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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Not Getting the Respect While Working at McDonalds

I’ve been a McDonalds employee in a small town in NY state for almost 7 months now. First I would like to say that it can be a cool job. But then again it has its downs like all jobs. But what bothers me the most is that during these months that I’ve been there [...]

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Inspiring Words from a CNA turned LPN

Hi, I am also a CNA, I graduated LPN school awaiting my NCLEX & licensure. I know EXACTLY what you are referring to in regards to the lazy bodies that are always preferred over the real Mc Coys! I love my patients and go the extra five miles for their wellbeing,
However, it seems that the [...]

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Going Back to Nursing After Several Years

I am an ex-nursing student. Before going to Nursing school, I was in Biochemistry. Somehow, I was convinced by my aunt that Nursing is a better career because there is so much demand. Well, I went to Nursing school and after a month and a half, I knew, I just knew that’s not what I [...]

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