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It’s all about the Benjamins….Family Educator

They call us Family Educators. I held several jobs in the past. I began by substituting in the school system. I took the job because the hours were convient, and we are off for all of the major holidays, and also off for two months in the summer. I have been on this job ten [...]

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I love my job!……Court Reporter/Stenographer

Love my job. I knew years ago that an office job five days a week in the same place with the same people wasn’t for me so I searched until I found the job for me that lets me control my income.
Currently I am a freelance court reporter that does lots of federal work. [...]

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Why YOU shouldn’t work here!….Friendly’s Server

I was a server at Friendly’s for about 3 months. I needed the job badly being that I was about to move out west to attend college and needed to save money for my move. I figured…what the hell. Couldn’t be all that difficult. I had prior restaurant experience being a hostess at Ruby Tuesday’s. [...]

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Why doesn’t my boss care?….hotel front desk job

I work at the front desk of a small, privately owned hotel in Rochester, NY. I was really excited when I started working here last August. The hours line up well with my fiance’s, the pay isn’t terrible, and I thought it would be interesting and not too stressful. That was until I found out [...]

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Nursing It’s only getting worse

I should have learned from my mother. She was a nurse for ONE WEEK in the late 70’s and she quit. Nursing sucked back then and it isn’t getting any beter.
I work in PACU in San Antonio, Texas. Just about every day we are short staffed, don’t receive lunch breaks (or [...]

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Dramatic Citizens….austin city worker

I work for the city in Austin Texas. I help with non emergency matters over the phone. This ranges from general event information to animal control issues.
What I HATE is how people get about stray dogs. It’s ALWAYS a pit bull that is loose. It is never anything else. I am sure they tell me [...]

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too much responsibility….discount room sales cashier

I been working in retail as a sales clerk for a few years. I meet all the requirements for being a great sales lady that customers like returning to me because they know im going to provide them with Top of the line service.
I am consided a floater in my store, it means I go [...]

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Lawyer… too late for me

Yay, you’re a lawyer! Four years of grunt undergraduate work, 3 years of what is equivalent to mental bootcamp. A barrage of exams such as SATs, LSATs, ethics, BAR, county, etc, and now you are set and licensed to practice and everything.
It’s not what you think.
-First off, unless your grades are in the [...]

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afraid of the boss……retail store job

I just recently got a job working at a local retail store I loved it. You will never believe how these people who ran this placed acted I have never seen anything like it in my life.
There is a lady who is over the whole store and she walks around like there are two [...]

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Webmaster for Public School

My job as a webmaster for a public school district has been such a great ride. I sort of fell into the job after a web design teacher recommended me to the technology cooridinator. I started working during the summer, learning the ropes of the programs they used and the custom web development projects they [...]

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