career

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

Shirlynn White6 hours ago
Dream Accomplished
It’s not easy believing in a dream you’ve been chasing for 5 or 10 years. So I asked myself: should I continue to believe in this one or dream a new one? I’ve been in direct sales since 1998. My caree...
Marjorie Roden9 hours ago
Working with Children
Some people really REALLY dislike working with children as actors on set. But as the years have gone on for me, I actually enjoy working with kids, in some ways, a lot more than adults. For one thing,...
Will Jackson10 hours ago
500
I've never really considered myself an author. Writing is just something to do to entertain myself when I’m bored. And sure, I seek validation for my hard work by posting short stories on Wattpad, Tum...
Sarah Baker10 hours ago
Why Having Side Jobs in Your 20s Is a Good Thing
I get it. You graduated college, you have your whole life ahead of you, but you feel stuck. You wonder what the next step should be. You second guess all your decisions. And then that dreaded two word...
Evelien DM2 days ago
I Am Afraid of My Future
(Disclaimer: This is my personal view and this is based on my home country. I am aware that countries and cultures differ. However, I think that most of the points that are made are relevant to most W...
Alexandrea Sams2 days ago
How Theatre Has Helped Me in Sales
Whenever you have dedicated most of yourself to a field that is completely creative, it can be frustrating looking for other work because people don’t always see the transferable skills that we have l...
3 Key Tips for Young Professionals
When you reach your college graduation, pretty much the only thing on your mind is excitement and pride that you’re finally done with the late night study sessions, the 8 AM classes, and the stress of...
Avon with Roo
This year I finally decided to become an Avon Rep. I am already self employed as a writer but I could do with a little extra cash. I have read so many success stories about Avon ladies making thousand...
Arianna Gatton9 days ago
Coffee Lovers
I was a Shift Supervisor at my local coffee shop for just 2 years. In those 2 years, you customers really stressed me the f*** out! Between your ombré drinks, your “frappés” 🙄, your poor life choices...
Alyssa Hutchins10 days ago
Why I Joined Network Marketing...
I can't even begin to explain the joy I get out of being a teacher, but let's get real really quick... like right to the point. I don't know if this is something I want to do till I'm 75 just to be ab...
Sadee Frye10 days ago
An Artist's Struggle
There is nothing more horrendous than an artist facing a block in the beginning, and more so in the middle of their moment of creativity. It strikes at the worst possible moment and makes even the mos...
Micaela Zambrano12 days ago
Why I Became a CNA
I am a small town country girl. I grew up in this small southern town in Oklahoma. I was born and raised there most of my life. I can remember all the fun and excitement I used to have as a kid. After...
Dawn Smart12 days ago
Care Work Enhanced My Life
A heart filled with passion and desire to do good, but no real talent or formal qualifications, can lead to a frustrated heart. A body with little energy, fighting depression on a daily basis, but sti...
Hannah Amiee12 days 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...
Daija Stepney16 days ago
The Struggles of Finding a Job
Before I get into depth on what the hell I'm writing about, I'd like to share a quote called "Life is a beautiful struggle." I don't know who wrote this, but it's complete bullshit. Life is a bitch be...
Pheobe Paris18 days ago
Horrible Employees Rule the Workplace
Let me tell you about a little story that in which I have found myself currently exploring. I have been working at a job with a school district for almost five years now. My goal in the next year is t...
My 2018 Writing Goals
I know it's halfway through the year already, but since I now have time to write, I figured that it was time to make some goals. I need to replace a full-time income, which means I have zero time for ...
Tough B., Inc. Business Plan
The Tough B business plan summary is all about how many articles I’m going to publish. Sometimes you hear back from a pitch but other times, you have to wait a while to hear back at all. There are man...