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Nursing: Not the Way it was Before

After reading many letters posted on this site about “nursing sucks” I couldn’t help myself but to write. I agree with all the nurses about the aspect of our job.
This is really a hell job that we paid to go to school for thinking we could help people. I have never been so depressed in [...]

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Nursing is Making My Life Miserable

I struggled through 4 yrs in college getting my degree in nursing because I wanted to help people, it was good money, and there were jobs everywhere. I got a job at a hospital right out of nursing school. All of us newbies soon realized we had no idea what we were getting ourselves into. [...]

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Not Giving a Damn in the Workplace

I’m 19 years I work at Mcdonalds or should I say gaydonalds. I’ve been working there for a year now it sucks but everybody is afraid of getting fired, me and my dumbass buddies do not care about anything we go there and do are work goof off a little we do keep fresh food [...]

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Smart People Transform When They Travel

My job seems like a simple one, front desk at a 63 room hotel. The problem with this job, though is that we have a “perfect stay” policy. In other words, if you complain about one little tiny thing, we pretty much have to give you your money back. I find this to be an [...]

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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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Great Working Experience in Maccas

I started my job at Midland McDonald’s a year and a half ago and I must say, it’s not what I thought! It really offends me when people say, It’s only a Macca’s job! Why?? Because, seriously, I wouldn’t change my job ever! The thing I love about it is that you’re always busy! Even [...]

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The Reality of Change: Taking it Well

I worked Emergency Department and then came to Psych. I hired in out of school into the ER and loved the excitement and helping those in crisis. When the long 12 hour shifts and call time became too much I went into Psych nursing. I still wanted to help those in crisis. What I don’t [...]

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Should I Become a CNA or Not?

Hi there. I have exactly one day left until my deadline arrives to make my decision on becoming a CNA. I am in Louisiana temporarily and have been offered a free 4 week course to become a CNA. My original major? Geophysics.
Unfortunately the schools I have checked out in Lafayette do not offer this [...]

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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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Walking Away from the Greedy Bosses

I worked for Innovative Solutions Consulting Group. Its a small business in Kansas city. Its owned by three GREEDY people that formerly worked for Sprint or Nextel.
What made me sick is the lies and the fraud. We had to doctor up repair claims so that the company can make money from the Nextel Service and [...]

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Nurses Pretending to Work and Get Busy

I work for Cedars Sinai. I have been working at the medical center for almost 4 years now, but before moving to the hospital, I worked at the medical center’s warehouse in another city. I had the worst supervisors that you can imagine. People that are supposed to help you and keep things in order, [...]

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Just Another Story About Working at McDonalds

I’m seventeen-years-old and I work at McDonalds. I say that with pride!!! Umm… wait a minute, no I don’t. I hate McDonalds. I didn’t even want to work there but needed the job and money so I decided to apply. I actually hate the corporation. The fact that they make people fat with their greasy, [...]

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What’s it Like Behind the Scenes at McDonalds

I am currently employed at Mcdonalds and I love my job. All of the storys on this sight about it being a horrible job are just one persons experience. Everyone has a bad day once and a while so why do we expect Mcdonalds managers to be any diffrent? Everyone yells when they shouldn’t and [...]

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The Job that I Loved So Much

Hello, may I take your order?
haha, seriously I worked 1.5 years in a prominent fast-food chain and it was the BEST experience I’ve ever had. Mostly because no-one at that job gave a rats ass – eventually our store was bought by another fast food franchise because we weren’t making any money. Busy [...]

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Considering Another Career In the Future Besides Nursing

I am an LPN 13 years now. I worked in long term care,skilled care units,home care visits and physicians office. Most in long term (Alzheimers). I was trying to find where I really fitted in in this occupation. My favorite was Physicians Family practice office. However, the pay was the lowest. I liked [...]

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Cosmetology is NOT as Glamorous as You Think

I went to cosmetology school my senior year of high school. I thought this would be great. It would allow me to be a hair stylist thru college and make some decent money to support myself. Well, it got me nowhere. All that awful time spent in cosmetology school giving pedicures to old people with [...]

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How Times Have Change for the Nurses

Hi there, I have been at home for the past decade or so to care for my young children, and am ready to go back to school & begin a new career. Becoming an RN was my first choice, so I came here to find some feedback on being an RN. It has been eye-opening [...]

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Be Mentally Prepared Before Entering the Nursing Profession

I came from a very abusive family situation including raging, verbal abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, abandonment, and chaos. My mother put me in foster care when I was about 16 for experimenting with drugs just once – she said I was “incorrigible” but I was really inconvenient. She wanted to work in the evenings [...]

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Hard Working, Unappreciated and Disrespected McDonald Worker

I’ve been working at McDonalds for over thirteen months now and I have to say that this is by far the worst job experience ever. I’m seventeen and work part time. To start off, all of our staff is trained horribly. I work in the kitchen, making sandwiches. I worked with this foreign person once [...]

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Suffered from Discrimination While Working at McDonald

I was 16 when i got my first job at Mcdonalds. I thought it was going to be great, but it turned out that the managers are all dirty cunts! They yell at you, discriminate, put you down, and treat you like shit! There was one incident when one of my friends was working breakfast [...]

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