career

Careers in the industry; from corporate to middle management, food service, media, political figures, and beyond. All workplace careers.

LM
Logan Miller5 hours ago
False Impressions
When I was young, I saw a lot of things... Almost all of them were more good than bad, but still a lot of things... I saw a lot of very nice cars... Fairly moderate houses in middle-class neighborhood...
Chloe Gilholy2 days ago
The Importance of Art Commissions
There is millions of artwork available on the internet; sadly there is a plethora of artwork that's been stolen or insufficient credit or permission has been used. Stolen fan work being sold at conven...
One Day
One day as a nurse will forever change a person. We cry, we laugh, we make very inappropriate jokes in order to cope. From cleaning up fecal matter to reviving someone back to life, we never know what...
Jared Rimer4 days ago
How Can We Get Jobs When We Are Disabled?
Welcome to another article here on Vocal. I’m Jared Rimer, and I’ve done quite a bit of writing on this site. Today, I want to talk about the job market, especially when it comes to people with visual...
FW
Fiona Wark4 days ago
Notes from a Site Engineer 4
Some site roles are, as mine was, primarily observational in nature. This means that you will spend very little time doing actual physical work of any kind, and an awful lot of time standing around wa...
I Quit!
I have been working in my job for a mere 9 months (10 by the time I leave). I tried really hard to stay for at least a year but I just couldn't do it. I wrote a little about it in 'Nightmare Boss'. I ...
FW
Fiona Wark9 days ago
Notes from a Site Engineer 3
Before you all scoff and tell me I'm ridiculous - 'what are you on about - dirt! Stupid woman!' - let me tell you one thing. Apparently, not everyone walks onto an earthworks project or a construction...
Government Jobs for History Majors
Back when I was in college, one of the first classes I took was with a New Jersey history professor. When we had our first class, he told us about how he chose a doctorate in New Jersey history, and h...
Raven Rose11 days ago
My Adventures in Elderly Care
At the age of 18, I graduated high school months earlier than my class, so I had free time to work and do other things with my life I had been severely ready to enjoy. One of the things I had never tr...
Tim Jones11 days ago
Living the Dream
I'd had an idea of being a writer for several years and I'd been doing it to a degree. I'd published blog posts and I'd written short stories. I'd published books of said short stories and sold almost...
FW
Fiona Wark11 days ago
Notes From a Site Engineer 2
I'm clumsy. I'm not clownishly clumsy to the point no one trusts me to carry things. I'm not cute clumsy either. I'm big, blundering, blunt instrument clumsy. I have always blamed it on being tall, it...
FW
Fiona Wark12 days ago
Notes from a Site Engineer
Here's a little secret: as a graduate engineer, I hated site work. I had to be pushed and poked and prodded until I left the office. I resisted all attempts to send me to site. I preferred the office ...
Ellie Barker12 days ago
Navigating the Wonderful World of 'Work from Home' Opportunities
First off, I would like to say that I realise everyone's experiences, morals, backgrounds, and lifestyles are going to affect what they are looking for in a work from home opportunity, the goal of thi...
J.B. Potenza13 days ago
I Just Quit My Job
All my life, I've been unsure. Of myself, of others, of my parents, of school, of what's going to happen next in my favorite television shows. I took it all in reluctant stride. That's what I've done ...
Ella Melusine13 days ago
All Names Changed for Confidentiality
It’s surreal when you first walk through the hospital doors in a nurse’s uniform. Even as a student, the corridor passes by almost slowly as you take in the new responsibility you are about to underta...
Austin Fisher15 days ago
I'm Not A Writer
What are we? We’re storytellers. Okay, okay, I get it, please don’t groan! Just hear me out for a second. As storytellers, we don’t write blankly without reason. We don’t write for the sake of being s...
Rebecca Sharrock17 days ago
Being A Writer And Speaker
As a career I write blogs and books (currently I’m working on a book called My Life is a Puzzle), as well as doing public talks at schools and in the community. When I tell people that I do this as a ...
RF
Rhonda Farley19 days ago
My Adventures as a Pizza Delivery Driver
The overturn ratio in the pizza business, as far as the delivery drivers are concerned, is an excessive amount of people who come and go at work. How well do you think you know your co-workers? All of...