I am afraid. I fear change. In the worst of times I think it is better to stay at a job I am unhappy with because at least I know what to expect, also called, the devil you know. Sometimes I feel that I can’t move and rise above because I’ve been here so long and the devil you know is better than the one you don’t. Continue reading
“We pay you to do your job, not to think, not to give suggestions, and not to try to streamline procedures.” Sound familiar? Have you ever been told something like this to your face? Continue reading
“No, seriously…YOU are smart? You’re just an assistant. How can you be smart?”
The line above is what I think some coworkers and supervisors are really thinking when they find out you have some hobby or second job that only so called “smart people” would have. Continue reading
I want to keep you, but I won’t fight for you.
Have you ever felt like your supervisors talk the talk but won’t walk the walk? Continue reading
Other duties as assigned. = You will do anything from managing new employees to cleaning the gunk out of the fridge weekly. What gives? Continue reading
YOU! Yes, you there! You are an assistant, period. You will never be anything else. You are marked with a big A on your chest that lets everyone know that A is for Assistant and that is all you are.
Have you ever felt like this before? I know I have…I know I do now. Continue reading