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Paraprofessional Jobs: Not the Best Career Choice

I’ve worked as a school paraprofessional at multiple schools and feel it’s very necessary to inform parents and those considering paraprofessional jobs of what really goes on.
The facts are that for the vast majority of paraprofessional positions, no education beyond a GED is required (and even that can be worked around by taking a “keys” [...]

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Rockdale Mcdonalds Why Am I Fired?

Where to begin!!! Hmmmmm. Well to start it off, I’m a manager at the Rockdale McDonald. Well not now… see, I got fired for a NCNS (no call no show), but the thing is, the general manager knew why I didn’t come in…
I got a very bad eye infection,so I went out of town to [...]

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I love Night Auditor Duties so Much!

First off I want to say cool site! I’m a front desk clerk/night auditor at small hotel in a small town. I can honest say I like my job!
I’ve had alot of jobs from straw hat warehouse worker(sweat shop), CNA( glorifed ass wiper), call center (nightmare),dental asst. (temper tantram denist),taco packer for frozen food factory(nightmare [...]

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The Downsides of McDonalds Manager Position

Hi there, so I’m 19 and am currently a manager at McDonalds in New South Wales, Australia. And I’m here to tell you just how bad my job is.
First of all, I have been a manager for little under a year. And the McDonalds I work at is located within a shopping centre, so [...]

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What an Unfair Way to Treat a Nurse

I have lived my whole life wanting to be a nurse like my mother. I chose a difficult path by having children first, but I had a career plan and stuck with it. Little did I know that the nursing profession/medical field was taking a turn for the worse and would send me into downward [...]

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Loving the Nursing Profession and the Patients

I love working as a nurse, but I don’t enjoy my present job.
I am fortunate enough to work with wonderful professional people, but I work for a small agency and was promoted to administrator. Now I am responsible for tasks for which I had little or no training, and I don’t get to see [...]

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The Unforgettable McDonald’s Experience – Dangerous Crazy Coworkers

This story is long, but please take your time to read it. It contains some things that might make you think twice about the things that go on behind the golden arches…
I began working for McDonald’s in Australia last year, and if my experiences were in the contract’s terms and conditions then I never would [...]

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A Decade Wasted as Nordstrom’s Manager

I worked at Nordstrom for 10 years and as manager for 9 and 1/2 years. Year after year I would get promoted or receive glowing performance reviews.
As all the other reviews mention they work you like a dog and the customers get treated with the upmost respect. Employees on the other hand do not. Store [...]

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My Radiology work experience is Unbearable

I work in MRI and hate everything about the job.
I never get a lunch or break, stay late all the time, get yelled at by unappreciated patients, stay late all of the time because the ER puts in STATS five minutes before time to go home, I work weekends and holidays and have to carry [...]

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Supercuts with Super Low Wages to Workers

I have worked for Supercuts for over ten years and must say they truly don’t care about their employees. Now during the Christmas season we get no Christmas parties no bonuses nothing..
They are always wanting the numbers to be at a certain point and when the shop does it what do we get???We get to [...]

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LVN Male Nurses are Discriminated

I’ve been an lvn for 3 years and in that time I  have never held a full time job as a nurse.  I’ve been forced to work registry jobs with non guaranteed shifts. I’ve been used as grunt labor and all kinds of random SHIT because im a male nurse I get asked not to [...]

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Nursing is not Everyone’s cup of tea

I am a student nurse, in my 3rd year of nursing. I took up nursing with a lot of passion towards it. Prior to being a part of nursing, I worked for 10 years after my 12th grade in medical transcription, I did make good money there. I lost my close friend [...]

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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly at McDonald’s Store Australia

I’ve worked at a very busy McDonald’s store in Australia for around a year and a half. In my time there I’ve certainly seen the good, the bad and, not surprisingly, the ugly.
Of course you have the perils of horrible customers, a far from glamourous working environment and the regular insults to your intelligence from [...]

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Fed Up with My LPN job

Hi, I am 24 years old and an LPN in Jersey. I have been working as a nurse for about a year now and I’m already fed up. I guess my experience in nursing is limited. I’ve been doing home care for the whole time and going in and out of people’s home is insane, [...]

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Respiratory Therapist Unfairly Blamed for Death

I don’t live in America, so our job description is a little different then yours.
We mostly work with ventilated patients, but we trouble shoot monitors and other medical equipment. We are technicians, and therapists.
Anyways, I get a call at 1 am saying the HFO isn’t working on a 2 year old. Little did I know then [...]

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Hurry!Run the Other Way Nurses

I waited my whole life to go to nursing school and become a nurse. Nursing school was rough and I had one abusive instructor, but I stuck with it until I graduated with my BSN. After school, I went from one nightmare job to another. I suffered horrible anxiety attacks, vomiting and severe [...]

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Fry’s Accessories Sales: Worst Job Ever

When I graduated from college my first job was in retail. Fry’s Electronics, how I loathe this word. I landed the job by asking cafeteria worker if Fry’s was hiring. I basically talked to the manager and filled out an application. Then got hired.
The training was a lame 1960s video, which had nothing relating to [...]

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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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In Depth Perspective from a Small Business Owner

After reading several stories I thought it would be beneficial for most of the story writers to read what it’s like to manage a bunch of disgruntled and ungrateful men and women.
Being at the top means having to put up with lots of whining, constant asking for more money, time off, re hiring for those [...]

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The Undeniable Truth On Racism in Nursing

I started in nursing as a little girl when my mom would prepare a pot of soup and corn bread for us to eat and then take what was left to the elderly in our neighborhood. She would say when I get to their home to clean up the dishes and pick up any clutter [...]

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