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No ammount of Ice Cream can make me cool….

Well I worked at a Dairy Queen for about 2 1/2 years. I worked at an independently owned restaurant so Ihad not only the managers on my ass but also the owners. The owners wroked closely to the store which is odd because most of the time owners just drive by occassionally and pick up [...]

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Graphic Designer…….Not so sure it’s for me anymore

I’m 23 and had been a Graphic Designer for the past 3 years for a small company till I was let go from the company. The first year was probably the best year and the only year I enjoyed working for the company that employed me.
Being creative and using the skills you learned was great [...]

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McCrew….I am, in fact, Lovin it

I am an 18 year old College Freshman and McDonald’s is my first job I have held (other than volunteer work type jobs)..
I have worked at McDonald’s for around 6 months now and I have barely any reason to hate it. Sure I experience the bad customers, rude co-workers, ego trip managers and all of [...]

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Almost ready to give up…..English teacher disheartened

In college I honestly thought I could make a difference- that my teaching could some how help the world. I was wrong.
There are so many obstacles in this job it is almost impossible to be effective. Parents don’t care- unless their kids does not earn a good grade in the course. Administrators [...]

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my job’s okay , but it can be a pain…..wal mart cashier

I am a cashier. I have been one going on 5 years. I enjoy what I do, however some of the customers think they are better than you.
Also just because you work at Wal-mart doesn’t mean you are just illiterate. Some lady asked me once when gas prices were going up how was I going [...]

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Suffering employee….factory packer

I work as a packer at a local factory. I don’t want to mention anything about it for fear of being fired. I don’t mind my job; I get along great with just about everyone including my boss who can take a joke on any given day. Basically my job is quite boring [...]

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worst job ever…..Dennys server/waiter

I was 20 years old and working a pleasant job as a medical assistant that didn’t pay well, and I could barely pay my rent. My room-mate suggested I apply at Dennys, where she worked as a bartender. I had never waited tables, but she said it didn’t matter since Dennys would “hire anyone”.
I got [...]

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Governmental Regualtors don’t have it that easy people!…health inspector/sanitarian

Ok… so I graduated from a fine public university in the great state of N.C in 2000 and became a health inspector or Sanitarian.
I worked in the field for 5 years and by the end was absolutely dying to get out!!! Luckily a reprive came at the hands of a job offer in South Korea [...]

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EMT Sometimes fun and rewarding but unnappreciated and underpaid

I have worked as an EMT for about 5 years and have grown over time to see my job as a frustrating dead end. It can be fun and interesting at times but the low pay, lack of appreciation by patients, people running ambulance companies, nurses, doctors and other medical staff is almost unbearable. [...]

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McDonalds Manager and Loving it!

Many have posted their horror stories about working at McDonalds but it’s really not that bad. I think McDonalds is a great place to work. While of course there are those times when it seems unbearable when customers are yelling or it is really busy for the most part it is not that bad. [...]

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