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Signs Your Company Couldn't Care Less About You
If there's one thing that tends to hurt most workers in America, it's the way companies tend to treat their top talent. While you can be the most thorough, hard-working person on the planet, that does...
Heather Wilkins3 days ago
Not Fitting in Anywhere
This week I had only one good day. I never messed up any orders and I got everything right. Tuesday, I ended up sick with a bug and I'm still trying to recover from it.
Teddi Coleman13 days ago
A Day in the Life of a Social Worker
We all have an idea of what a social worker is. My favorite is the phrase I hear most often, "Oh, you mean Child Protective Services." Sometimes to save breath, I just nod and agree with them. But I r...
The T-Shirt Business
I’ve been copywriting like there is no tomorrow. I’m trying to make myself extra money since I need to pay-up the taxes, although I might wind up paying it a touch late, if I can manage. I applied to ...
This Job Sucks!
Most of my counseling clients and people I talk to in general these days have basically, in one way or another, stated that they more or less dislike the job they are currently doing. This likely does...
Disability Rights: I Need a Job
I’m very paranoid and insecure about working lately. This is purely a schizophrenia thing though, as paranoid tendencies are one of its symptoms. As in, nobody’s going to hire a type one diabetic who ...
Mica Chau22 days ago
Story Telling My Creative Self
I was an odd child back then. I don't know what I would do when I grow up. The first thing I would do is to grow up and become a scientist, specifically an astronomer, but my dream to become an astron...
Leeann Kopp25 days ago
A Letter to My Patient...
Good evening. My name is LeeAnn, and I am the nursing assistant working with (insert nurse's name here.) I will be with you.. Oh, I’m sorry? You need to use the restroom? Sure thing, ma’am. Let me ass...
Dawn Elizabeth25 days ago
Oh the Wonders Never Cease...
The wages: 40+ hour weeks. Husband working part-time and yet we struggle. I tried like many others at uni, and I hated it! I'm glad I left—glad to be away from that. I do miss the education but not th...
Disability Rights and Working
I have been working from home since I moved elsewhere from where I used to live. I’ve heard it said that there used to be a work from home stigma attached but many in 2018 do work from home at a solid...
Emma 🦋a month ago
The Truth About Working in Retail
1. Retail workers don't get half the amount of praise that we deserve. We always put customers first even though half the time they're wrong, and we get paid ridiculously low amounts for helping peopl...
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MJ Trza month ago
Police Subculture
Have you ever wondered how the police force in the United States works or what research has been conducted on the subject? Police Subculture Part 1 outlines exactly what a subculture is and how it imp...
Why You Should Become an Allied Health Technician
The allied health professions fall into two categories: technicians and therapists/technologists. Technicians are trained to perform medical procedures. They assist and work under the supervision of t...
Toby Roneya month ago
How to Help Your Freelance Career
Imagine not earning a single penny for a whole month, but not classing it as a ‘holiday.’ I've been ‘working’ nearly every single day over the last month but have yet to earn any money. But the defini...
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Tadgh Clancya month ago
Life as a Student Nurse
Life as a student nurse was never meant to be easy, but does it really have to be this hard? This is the question I have been asking myself for just over a year now. I began my journey as a student nu...
Claire Raymonda month ago
Why I Am Pretty Much Unemployable
Since the age of around five, I loved to write stories, I mean, what five-year-old doesn't like making up a crazy story and making it as magical as they want? It's fun, and it's great for their imagin...
Tatiana Gleavea month ago
Art Isn't Easy
Most people think being an artist is easy—you just swing a paintbrush or pencil around and make beautiful art. It's not. It really isn't. A lot of people think of individuals with art degrees as havin...
Francis Milligana month ago
The Truth About Graduate Jobs...
So a friend of mine recently shared his opinions on life after uni and what challenges you'll face when searching for a graduate or full-time job, personally I felt his message should be further sprea...