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Just call me Maurice Minnifield

I was always told that it is not polite to brag. Bragging is a form of self promotion. And, according to my mother, people that brag have low self esteem and are just looking for attention. All of that may … Continue reading

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Alternate careers?

As I sat in the OR waiting for my shift to end, I tried to picture what my life would look like in 10 years. Would I be a nurse coming home to a husband and kids? Would I be … Continue reading

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How do you spend your 8 hours?

I recently started a new shift at work to accommodate my school schedule. I work 3 to 11 p.m. three days a week.  This new shift has its own set of “benefits” and perks …

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Confessions of a video store clerk

For the past 13 years, I have always had a job (minus three weeks when I moved to Alabama). Each job was interesting in its own way with its own set of pros and cons. From waitress and factory worker … Continue reading

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Will work for food

Two more weeks … Knowing that I will be broke and unemployed in two weeks has made me the happiest woman alive. I am not sure why I did not do this sooner. What is the best way to celebrate … Continue reading

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