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Coming back from PTO and all I can think about is how much I hate this job

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So true

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I'm glad you could take PTO ! There are some souls on same boat but cant even take days off!

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What do you mean you can’t take PTO?

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haha same except for the vacation part

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Trying to take pto and can’t. It’s like my boats got 5 holes in it and were going down real fast 😩

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I feel you. What also especially sucks after PTO is knowing you have a mountain of work waiting for you since you were away those days 🙈

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I can't even take pto... they keep saying we all can but with no backup and another guy doing paternity leave i can't....

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That’s horrible

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Why is it hard for you guys to take pto? :(

Do you hate this job or hate working in general 🤔

The job. I can get specific but it’d give too much away. Bottom line - it’s a terrible fit but something I’m hopefully near correcting

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