I’m on the hunt for a seasonal job right now. Although I talked more about my HR gig than anything else, it is actually the shortest position I have held in my entire working life. My experience predominantly lies with Customer Service; i.e., retail, restaurants, and, cabarets. Truth be told, I’m dreading the entire process. Yes, I need a survival job because the gigs are too few and far in between, and I need money. Normally I’m friendly with people:
However, with all that is going on in the world today, coupled with my very low tolerance for abuse (thanks assholes in the entertainment industry); I’m having a hell of a time applying for things without having flashbacks and eye twitching.
No, not all people are bad and full of drama. Given the approaching spending season however…it can bring out the worst in people.
(Source: afuntumblr and Pinterest. This applies to more than just retail.)
I don’t know if I want to listen to Christmas music on repeat. (Especially ten different versions of “Last Christmas”.) Or have people screaming in my face over an expired coupon:
I don’t know if I have it in me to have regular customers at any bar or restaurant again:
(Source: Server Life IG)
I have basically turned into an impoverished curmudgeon. I need to bite the bullet soon if I want to make any financial progress.