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Nancy D2 hours ago
Babysitting an Autistic Young Adult
I've been babysitting an autistic young adult for a few weeks now, and now I'm considering going to back to school to further this type of work. Taking care of someone else makes me feel important and...
Julie Randall3 hours ago
Rockin’ the Job Search
I haven’t had to actually apply for a real job in over a decade. Recently, I’ve decided to make a career change, but when I went to dive into the application process, I quickly learned that it’s not l...
Danielle Rollins8 hours ago
Working While Black
Does Carol keep making jokes about being as dark as you last summer? Are you tired of the phrase "I don't see color"? Did your boss vote for Trump? Here's some music to get you through the day without...
Paul Yatesa day ago
The Top 9 Best Excuses for the Absentee Client
Wake up 5 AM sharp, your carefully macro balanced breakfast has been polished off, your meals for the day are prepped. On the way to work you pick up your Double Shot Starbucks already waiting, slotte...
Hi, I'm Applying for the Job of Adulting
When our parents were younger, it was so much easier to get a job. Apply yourself, get a high school diploma, get a college degree, and you were pretty much guaranteed a job. Sometimes, you didn’t eve...
Anne Reboa2 days ago
The Struggles of Working at a Tanning Salon
I worked in a tanning salon for about two years and I loved it. I loved the atmosphere, the knowledge of tanning and tanning products I had gained, and of course- tanning for free and those employee d...
Rachel Maria2 days ago
Jokes at Work
Part III The stench of stale raspberries is nauseating. I'm standing inside of a livid, freezing room. The off-white walls are so bare it's criminal. This has to be a nightmare. Didn't I just punch ou...
Olivia House2 days ago
How to Save Money Making Less Than $1000 per Month
As a restaurant hostess and waitress who works about thirty hours per week, I am no stranger to budgeting and making sure that I spend my money wisely. I make about $650 per month on average, so, natu...
Teresa Hull2 days ago
Side Hustles
I’ve been a side-hustler since the age of 17 when I first opened my Etsy shop. Ever since then, I have tried using a number of different websites to make money on the side, and my “businesses” have go...