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  1. I'm excited! The main drawback is that it doesn't offer health insurance. Bleh. But I'm so excited to work for this organization regardless!
  2. I got offered the job y'all!!!
  3. It's great to see some new faces! I need to give MCR a proper listen again sometime... maybe I'll have that experience like you! Y'all... I had an interview yesterday for basically my dream organization, for a position I know I'll be good at and am qualified for. I wasn't sure how to feel after the interview yesterday, but one of my references just texted me and she said when she was talking to them they said they were excited to get me on board! Maybe this is the one! I'm trying to not get my hopes too up to high still.
  4. man I don't even know how many rejections I have at this point. If we count the ones that I've actually interviewed for, it's about 5? Although one I knew was just a formality since they were trying to promote someone (I applied anyways since why not) and one I was planning on rejecting if they offered the position to me, I guess we both realized it wasn't what I was looking for. I do have two interviews this week. I'm very excited for the one I'm going to tomorrow. Some of my friends tend to do that sometimes. It's definitely irritating when friends are flaky. I don't really say anything, since I know that I can be flaky as well. Though I have kind of phased some friends out of my life because they have continued to let me down. I guess you have to ask yourself if it their friendship is worth the trouble. If not, I usually just stop making plans with them (since I know they will end up canceling anyways.)
  5. hey laine and sulfur! long time no see. i graduate in about two weeks but still have no job prospects... of course, the whole job application process is so depressing that i haven't been trying that hard, either. ugh why can't jobs just fall out of the sky for you?? also been sort of hanging out/dating someone but i think i'm going to break up with him so... life sucks rn.
  6. Ash, I'm so glad things are going well for you. It's awesome that you're graduating soon! Good luck with your dissertation! Francesca, I'm so jealous of your whole trip lol. Meeting all of those new people must be so fun! Maybe one day I'll be able to backpack like you
  7. Yeah I'm just looking forward to next week, when my last term starts. Then in two months I will be done with school forever!! And I'll only have to worry about finding a job that pays enough for me to start paying back my dad for tuition hahaha. But this term will be a lot less stressful since I will be back to doing only one class.
  8. I've kind of taken a break from the job search since I've been really busy with school, but once this term is over I will start up again. My dad's gf might be able to help me get a job with her company, which is different from what I was looking for, but has a pretty good salary. That's so fun! I'm glad you were able to get together! I feel the same way about the mobile boards, but since I finally fixed my laptop I might be able to comment more often.
  9. So these customers adopted a dog from us during the summer. The seemed a bit off, but the wife had visited us with the dog several times and they seemed to be doing okay. They came back on Saturday and wanted to adopt again. We kind of had reservations since the dog they had adopted before didn't do well with other dogs. But the wife said she had worked with the dog and it was okay. So they adopted a puppy and paid with a credit card, which I can process through an app on my phone. All of this is done offsite so we don't have any computers or anything. A couple of hours later the wife came back and said she needed to return the puppy since her dog wasn't getting along with it. We said we couldn't do the return here since they paid with a card, but they could go to the shelter and they would process the refund. My coworker talked to the husband on the phone and he got really upset, said he couldn't do that since he was at work, and was insistent that we could do it there (we can't...) Then the wife walked away and had left the puppy tied up to our trailer, so we had to chase her down to give her back the puppy and said she could get a citation if she abandons it. Which is true because we have all of their information in our system and the puppy has a microchip that will trace back to them. Like two minutes later the husband comes back and drops the puppy on our table and begins to walk away. My coworker says he can do that but he won't get a refund (and will get cited for abandoning the animal). So he turns back around and starts yelling at me, saying I lied to him about the refund, and then starts calling me a bitch and called our volunteer a fatass when both of us tried to explain that he CAN get a refund if he just visits the shelter, since obviously he's not at work. Then he picked the puppy up and walked off again. I've had customers get upset at me before, but nothing like that, and it was pretty distressing. Especially because he still has the puppy and who knows what they're going to do with it. The wife is also pregnant so that kind of sucks to see :-/
  10. Have fun Sonia and Sandra! It's awesome that you guys get to see each other! Missy, I'm jealous of your trip to India, I bet it was amazing! This week has been a bit terrible, and I had a really bad customer experience today that shook me up. I'm hoping to leave this job soon since I really need to get out of customer service. It's nice hearing about all of y'all's adventures though!
  11. haha I think if you can afford to move states you can probably afford health care!
  12. Also, in person life news, I'm pretty stoked because I have three good interviews next week! One of them is a second, working interview for the manager job I previously mentioned. Honestly I'm leaning more towards that one, even if it doesn't offer benefits, it's out of the city and offers more "personal life" benefits... but I'm keeping an open mind! It's also more in my field of working with animals, while the other two are office/admin jobs. Which I was kind of searching for but which also seem super boring compared to the manager one lol. One of the office jobs is at a brewery that I really enjoy, so it could be cool. The other one is a purchasing job at my current workplace. Kind of wanting to get out of working for the government, but it would be nice to keep my benefits tbh and I wouldn't have to work with the public anymore! Really think I'm just going to have to get advice from my parents on these decisions :-/
  13. It really depends on how much you are earning, and yeah I think it does cost more depending on what sort of coverage you are looking for. and for some people the fee to not have insurance is still actually less than getting Obamacare. Not sure how that makes sense! But yeah I agree that updating the problematic parts is more sensible than repealing it and leaving people in the dust- again. Though now I think they are talking about leaving it up to the states, which could be good or bad depending!
  14. If only it were easy enough to do it state by state! It's very difficult when our states are so politically divided. I believe most people are able to get health insurance through their jobs. For example, the health insurance I have right now through my work is actually very good and affordable. But when you, for example, work several part time jobs, or are a contractor or freelancer, or work for a small business that can only provide limited options- that's when you get into the tricky grey area. My friend is a contract employee for a school district and freelances on the side. Obtaining health insurance has been very difficult for her since she's kind of a "non-traditional" employee. That's the type of situation ACA is supposed to cover :-/ but everything is difficult. My previous job was a small business as well, but they were able to offer health insurance, except it was expensive and provided limited coverage. So some people went to ACA since it was cheaper.
  15. Yeah i understand it is a little harder to implement because of our size and whatever... but still... the thing is too that many poorer people are able to get things like Medicaid, but when you're between dirt broke and comfortable, but you have a job, there's fewer options? If that makes sense. Because a lot of the social programs designed to help people only apply to those making less than a certain amount, but everything else is freaking expensive, so if you make too much for one and can't afford the other you're kind of screwed lol that's why I liked the ACA but i guess we'll see how things go.