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Who else replies all on email threads? because when it comes to having a paper trail to back any and everything I say I’ll be a work snitch, I’ve never cared 😂

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I wish I could work a job where I didn’t have to interact with people period 😂. Anyone else? Just for laughs

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What do you do to practice patience on Mondays? 🤣

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PSA if you go to the restroom while on a phone call and flush… the person you’re on the phone with can indeed, hear it💀

Sincerely,

Someone who is on the receiving end of this way too damn often

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What makes an employee a good asset? What traits does a loyal teammate have. When is the new person not new anymore

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Hi, I am looking for a roommate to join me in signing a lease for a 2-bed/2-bath condo at 801 South Plymouth Ct, in Chicago, IL. The rent for the entire unit is 2500$ with all the utilities are includ… more

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Friend applied to same company he worked for a few years ago but a different department/product line. First interview was scheduled for next week with hiring manager. This week he gets an email stating &quo… more

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Job Security: a fleeting illusion!
Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.

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How does everyone stay motivated at work? After working for 10 years in accounting how do tou stay energetic to attend meetings and calls with people? Have i started becoming lazy?🫣

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Still in my training period, which ends in 2 months, and recently have had a bit of an increase of workload. I've been thinking I've been doing well, and haven not heard otherwise from my boss… more

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My direct report keeps looking at my screen to see what I'm working on. He asks me what I'm working on, why I'm doing what I'm doing. He inserts himself into conversations he is not a … more

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I lack communication skills, feel hard to articulate things and explain my work to someone. I get told much into detail of how i did the work that i miss out explaining key things. I note people getti… more

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Holy crap, the hedge fund section in cfa level 2 might be THE most boring thing I have ever read EVER in my life 🤯

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I would hear rumors here and there to watch out for my boss, saying she's evil and such. I always try to be optimistic and get to know people for myself. After a year later I can say that she… more

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A: hey B, how are ya?
B: I’m good. Yourself?
A: Alive 😀

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How long have you seen someone underperform before they were given the boot? How bad was the underperformance?

I’ll go first: 6 months give or take but legitimately did zero for the last four weeks, li… more

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A bird pooped on me while I was walking outside for 30 minutes the entire day(!) - on my knee. I’ve been pooped on by pigeons twice in the past 4 months. Apparently, I look like a toilet to pigeons 🤦… more

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Seamless fees are out of control. $10 without a tip? This is insane and if I feel that I won’t use them anymore, I can only imagine other people will stop using them as well.

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Is the rumor mill just as fast as in high school where you work??

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The unprofessionalism of these companies really butters my bread 😂🤣

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While using another employee's computer (with permission) to do a job, they received a Slack message from the other lady in the office. Both are around 60, female. They were bad mouthing me for ta… more

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My organization just keeps PILING on expectations, like so beyond the original job I signed up for a year ago.

They even changed our titles and made us re-sign in Q1, but had us keep the same quotas + compensatio… more

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My previous manager was promoted to director last year , but she still looks out for me and gives me opportunities for growth and visibility within the company. I really want to thank her but not sur… more

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With California’s new $20/hour rule. If someone was making $12 before and now making $20…. Does that man that someone else in the company that was making $30/hour is also supposed to get the same % of… more

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What restaurants do you like that get subpar reviews? <4/5 stars

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According to the job boards and market data, everybody is HIRING, yet NOBODY is getting hired🤔

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I was fired from my job in the middle of a workman’s compensation case. My previous employer had a Sales, Commission and Bonus. My overall yearly pay started at $75,000. While employed I brought in 25… more

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I’m one tech layoff away from going to nursing school

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Dear IT Helpdesk:
When did it become the norm to require 22 character passwords?
By the time I finish typing my password I’ll be halfway to retirement. My passwords are now sentences. 🙄

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I just want to say kudos to anyone who actually was able to apply and get hired by Deloitte. Their career pages are so confusing and need a major user flow overhaul. Not even a place to submit feedb… more

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How do we feel about employee fun committees? Any ideas on what to suggest for events?

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How does everyone feel about Artificial Intelligence? Pros and Cons?

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How bad is the job market really right now? I’m seeing so many new positions in my area this time of year and restarting my search after just under a year at my last workplace post being laid off.

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Am I being overly sensitive?

I feel like I just chew loudly and worry about other people in my office area.

UGH!

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I check this bowl regularly because I say the most outrageous things at the office and get looks by random people

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Friend: “why don’t you just marry up and quit your job?”

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Dyson just laid off a lot of their US-based workers once again for 3rd party, out-of-the-country, agents. Just looked at their customer reviews to see how this is going to go for them. Heart breaking.

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Seeking to understand others rather than judge them, let’s start there…

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I feel like a desperate, needy chick when I follow up with employers on the status of my candidacy for a job.

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