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Manager Assistant Tricked by Denver Elections Office

I worked at the Denver Elections Office as a full-time employee.
I was hired as a manager assistant and told I would work there for a half-year.
I quit a job I’d hated so I could accept this job. Approximately four days after hire, I was told that they had lied and that the job would only [...]

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Bakery Assistant also known as Bakery Cleaner

My job is the Bakery Assistant in the afternoon. That really just translates to the bakery cleaner… because everyone knows there is no bread baked in the afternoons (at least in grocery stores anyway). Before this job I was working in the grocery department of the same supermarket, but due to being a full time [...]

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Restaurant Worker – My First Day of Work

Okay, so my format is somewhat different from most of the entries here. It’s me reading and illustrating the story on video. But otherwise I think it meets all the requirements of the site. It’s true. It’s about my fast food job. And the worst day of my life.
Part One:
www dot youtube dot com/watch?v=j_c9PiTmo7c
Part Two:
www [...]

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Not a Bed of Roses of McDonalds Employee

I don’t know if anyone has ever worked at McDonalds before, but I know how it has been for me during the last 4 years – Horrible!
I lost my fingertip at McDonalds and it has caused me alot of pain and suffering. I can’t do things like I used to. I hate working for McDonalds. [...]

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No Other Option than to Be a Walmart Cashier

I’ve only been a wal-mart cashier for a mere 7 months of my life. For some it may seem like 6.5 months too many. And I agree.
Living in a small town, it’s not like we have jobs jumping out of the bushes. If it wasn’t for the intense feet aches, the tendonitis, constant mental attacks [...]

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A Hotel Receptionist Who Hate Her Job

I HATE MY JOB and I FREAKING HATE HOTEL GUESTS.
I been working as a front desk receptionist for about 2 years in a 2 star old piece of crap hotel in Carmel, CA. I don’t even know why I’m still here because the pay SUCKS, only $9.50 an hour and that’s after two .25 cents [...]

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Kmart Employee: Confirming The Retail Horror Stories

I’ll begin this with some background to help you see things through my eyes. I am a twenty year old college student attending a four-year state school after graduating from a community college with an A.A. My course of study is in the physical sciences and after completion of my B.Sc., I am engineering plans [...]

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A Story of a 14 Year Old Overworked Mcdonald’s Worker

Don’t ever work for fast food., especially when the manager is a sad 19 year old high school drop out who looks 30 and is currently on a mid-life crisis and is therefore taking out her angst on 14 year old girls like me.
I worked from McDonalds from March and only recently quit in the [...]

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This is the Subway to Work Hell

Making sandwiches was alright despite the stupidity of the customers, but basically I worked at the one subway in New York that the manager decided to stay open until 11PM, and only worked the closing shift, the manager was anal retentive, and gave us lists of 20-40 tasks to do each night, half of which [...]

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Consumer Collections….The human bull’s eye

I spent too much time as a teenager playing video games when I should have been attempting to figure out what I should do for a career (I still have little more than an idea). I tried to put myself through college, but couldn’t afford to do it while earning $4.25 per hour at [...]

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