What It's Like To Be

What It's Like To Be

From postal worker to film producer, what is it like to do what you do?

briana okay4 months ago
7 Things I Learned While Working in Retail
"Hey, you, let me speak to every manager!"
Oluf Marshall5 months ago
Life as an Uber Driver
Uber has undoubtedly changed the way we get around. Nobody would have thought five years ago that it would become a common occurrence for us to hail a minicab by the click of a smartphone screen and n...
Rachel R5 months ago
Finding the Dream
I started dancing when I was 8-years-old and never stopped. Each year I added another class or a new competition line until I was enrolled in almost everything offered for my experience level. Through...
Rayelle McKown7 months ago
The Reality of Compassion Fatigue and Burnout
EMTs, police officers, firefighters, social/case workers, medical professionals… they’re the bleeding hearts, the empaths. They often see the very worst of us but the majority of them choose their car...
Sarah Blain7 months ago
Fitting Room Etiquette
In my 23 years of living, I never had to work in retail. I did my fair share of shopping in department stores without knowing the other side of the retail business. I have been in continuous guilt bec...
Dylan Gonzalez7 months ago
What It's Like to Be: A Microbrewery Sales Manager
Craft beer has come a long way since San Fransisco's Anchor Brewing was recognized as the first brewery of its kind. In my previous life, I saw the rise of craft beer in the state of New Jersey, which...
Jessica Wharton7 months ago
What It's Like To Be: A Sociotherapist
When it comes to social workers, a certain stock image is likely what comes to mind: a stern, no-nonsense presence, a clipboard in one hand and metaphorical red tape in the other; an agent of the stat...
Kimberly Styles7 months ago
6 Things a Call Centre Worker Wishes You Knew
When working in a call center, you have your good days and your bad. I'm here to give you 6 tips on how to interact with call center staff so you don't make their day a bad one.
Hannah Amiee8 months ago
5 Things Working in Care Has Taught Me
Until recently I worked as a care assistant in a nursing home. It was the most rewarding and emotionally taxing job I have had to date (and probably will ever have). The work can be super demanding (n...