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Unemployment, ie What I Did Not Write About Part 1: The News

I received the news that I was being laid off on a Friday.

It was at the end of a terrible day, undoubtedly the worst day I had ever spent in a classroom. 1,269 more words

I got FIRED today and I'm Happy About it!

How to find JOY in the midst of a life altering event!


The first 5 lessons I learned

It has been 3 months since my last day of work. I spent the first month of the 3 with my family and the rest of the 2 months was split between traveling the Philippines, Singapore (1 day!), Indonesia, Australia and finally New Zealand with Amanda. 592 more words

Out Of Work

Schnucks Announces 52 Layoffs at Corporate Headquarters

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Sixty jobs are disappearing from the Schnucks corporate headquarters in St. Louis.

Spokesman Paul Simon confirms 52 layoffs happened this week, and eight open positions will not be filled. 75 more words


The positive side of getting laid off

About a month ago, I was laid off from my job… Now before you think this is a sad story I want to bring you up to speed! 782 more words

11 Webster Groves Teachers Laid Off

WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (KMOX) — The Webster Groves School District is looking at $1.7 million budget shortfall.

Eleven teachers were given pink slips earlier this month. 112 more words


I want to be something different every day!

I used to wish I was able to *SNAP* my fingers and make my dreams come true. One day, I’m dreaming I’ll sing for a living and show my 3 boys that being creative and living your dreams are perfectly fine. 273 more words