humanity

The real lives of businessmen, professionals, the everyday man, stay at home parent, healthy lifestyle influencers, and general feel good human stories.

Sierra Lynn10 hours ago
No Sir, Your Sexual Advances Do Not Want to Make Me Smile
Sexual harassment in the workplace is nothing new nowadays. It is quite unfortunate that men and women everywhere have to change the way they look, or cover up more just so people don’t advance them. ...
Joseline Burns3 days ago
Customer Service
When it comes to getting good customer service, it's important to understand that efforts should be made on your part. Just as providing good customer service requires effort and patience, getting goo...
William Grendel10 days ago
The Syracuse Rideshare Delivery Logs (Pt. 1)
Syracuse, New York. Home to roughly 900,000 human lives as of 2019. Home. That is, in my case, the starting line. I don't intend to stay, as few people do when they get older and realize how much more...
Sarah Jonesa month ago
Bullying in the Work Place
Crashing a vase to the floor is highly therapeutic, especially when it is understood that the store selling said vase is insured. Getting a job—any job—is a dream for those who struggle to get hired i...
Bradley Perrya month ago
What Do You Do When You Feel Powerless?
It's an exciting thing when you first put the badge on and take the oath to defend and protect. Your family is standing there, along with your chief and any others he has invited. Your significant oth...
Naima Elmia month ago
How Working Two Jobs Ruined My Health
It was my final year in college, the year I decided it was time to become responsible and get a part-time job. I mean how long could I really go on asking my parents for money to fund my various activ...
A. Ma month ago
What Working at a Theatre Is Really Like
I've been working at a theatre for about three years now, supporting myself through college. It's easy, flexible hours, and I get to watch some great shows. No, I do not work at a movie theatre. I get...
Maria Armeniaa month ago
Why I'll Never Work in an Office Again
When I was 19, my father thought it would be a great opportunity to work as an intern at one of the biggest food and beverage companies in the world. I've never been interested in working an office jo...
Daisy Rowley2 months ago
Stress and the Human Resources Professional
For many employees who work in the field of Human Resources (HR), it could be the day when an employee is discharged for misconduct, an applicant files a formal complaint for not getting the job he fe...
Kendra Bennett3 months ago
Oops...
Well, I did it again. I quit another job...I don’t know if it’s bad that it gets easier for me every time. I’m not proud to say this but I’ve mastered my resignation template! I send the same one to a...
Adizzy D3 months ago
Things You Taught Me
Why don’t you get a real job?!" I’m asked as I walk into my grandparents house late for dinner. My hair is pulled back into a messy bun still soaking wet from the five minute shower I rushed through. ...
Annie Onymous3 months ago
Server or Servant
This is my profession. I have turned taking care of you and your family into an art, an act that requires more than a little heart, moving beyond delivering your food and remembering what you like to ...
Shterna Botnick3 months ago
Millennials
What’s wrong with our generation? Why are we looked down at? Why do older people think they’re so much better than us and we won’t succeed? What makes adults look at us and cringe? Maybe let out a com...
David Wyld3 months ago
Yes, Sometimes Real Leaders Do Clean Toilets
As a management consultant and professor, one of the biggest "pet peeves" I have is what I call the "hands-off manager." In all likelihood, you have had the misfortune of working for a boss who was ju...
Kendra Bennett3 months ago
23 & As Lost As Can Be...
Working hard is not the problem. Hell, working hard is all I’ve ever known. I grew up incredibly poor. My mother worked full time. My father was not able to work due to a disability, resulting in a lo...
x Raiinns4 months ago
What Do You Want to Be?
You know when they ask you, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" I always thought a singer. I used to sing at my church songs from The Veggie Tales, with my cousin and my sister A. Then I went s...
Brandi Payne4 months ago
Where I Came From
Since the age of 14, I had been a runaway and lived most of my life on the streets. I was a prostitute since then because I was too young to get a job. When I turned 19 is when I was introduced to dru...
Kay L5 months ago
The Fear of Graduating
Like many others, the final day approaches where we walk across the stage and accept our degree. All those 4-5 hard earned years of tears, sweat, and probably more caffeine than necessary materializes...