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03 Jan 2019 19:56 #331857 by Nakis
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Tomorrow I go in for a final interview.

It's been 4 months without a stable job.
1 of those months has been working as a delivery helper, working 10 hour shifts, 6-7 days a week without overtime. 10am to 8pm, with a 5 minute window to get slots for the next week on Wednesdays. I'm grateful for the work and money, but the stress of being able to lose a whole weeks worth of pay in 5 minutes and working long hours is ruining my mental state.

Tomorrow I meet with the owner and their resource manager.

Here's a prayer that it comes through okay for us.

[The platform operates by opening x many shifts for the next week. Priority 1 workers get first dibs, P2 get what's left, P3 gets the remainder. I'm P2, and the first in my area, so I get first dibs, but I'm still fighting everyone next to me for timeslots. If theres no slots left by the time I look, I'm SOL unless someone drops. It's very stressful waiting for timeslots to open. I do not get overtime as I'm a 1099 worker.]

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04 Jan 2019 06:44 - 04 Jan 2019 07:01 #331882 by Twigga
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I hope you know that my good vibes thinking is behind you in this all the way Nakis! All the very best of wishes. And, even if this doesn't work out this time, other opportunities may come from your diligence in your work. You are a tough cookie to crumble. Keep it up!
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04 Jan 2019 17:39 #331890 by Kasumi
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Fingers are crossed. Go get 'em!

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31 Jan 2019 18:03 #333380 by Nakis
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I got the job I posted about, but it was for part time only.

However, this morning I received a phone call offering me the perfect job, which I accepted.

Thank you all for your support and well wishes!

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31 Jan 2019 22:44 #333398 by Kobos
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Congrats my man!

Much Love, Respect, and Peace,
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01 Feb 2019 03:29 #333408 by Cognus
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Good luck man. Hopefully everything goes well for you.

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