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‘I would go insane within a few days’: Barista shares ridiculous everyday customer interactions

'I love my job but the convos I've partaken in are bonkers.'

On Dec 5, 2022 by Melody Heald

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‘Workplace culture policy’: American Eagle employee says she was terminated over a personal TikTok

'I don't know what female needs to hear this right now.'

On Nov 30, 2022 by Audra Schroeder

Subway exterior with workers seen sitting at table through glass caption 'The open sighn' 'I tried to get into Subway and the door was locked... it was 8:30pm and they close at 9:00pm. I left n came back and home girls were just chillin and sittin???' (l) Subway interior with customers picking order (c) Subway exterior with workers seen sitting at table through glass caption 'The open sighn' 'I tried to get into Subway and the door was locked... it was 8:30pm and they close at 9:00pm. I left n came back and home girls were just chillin and sittin???' (r)

‘Like I just wanted broccoli soup!!’: Customer catches Subway workers ‘chilling’ in store—after shutting the doors before closing time

'Y'all don't understand the pain of Subway workers.'

On Nov 30, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘All your co-workers loathe you btw’: The office ‘personality hire’ is dividing viewers. Do these charming colleagues actually help the workplace?

'A great way to say you peaked in high school.'

On Nov 29, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Don’t curse in content’: HR professional shares PSA on how not to get fired for your TikTok videos

'Don't add co-workers as friends.'

On Nov 28, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘Not just important but necessary’: Content creator says job hopping is the best way to raise your salary, sparking debate

'I’ve done this and wouldn’t change it for the world.'

On Nov 27, 2022 by Jack Alban

man with hand on mouth caption 'when my former job wouldn't approve my request off so I quit and went on my trip anyways' (l) man with hand on mouth caption 'when my former job wouldn't approve my request off so I quit and went on my trip anyways' (c) man with hand on mouth caption 'when my former job wouldn't approve my request off so I quit and went on my trip anyways' (r)

‘There’s always another job’: Worker quits job after his time off request to go on a trip was denied, sparking debate

'It’s not a request, it’s a heads up.'

On Nov 27, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘Not me trying to memorize this’: Waffle House worker exposes the jelly packet ‘hieroglyphics’ used to track your order

‘Nobody there gets paid enough for this.’

On Nov 24, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘One bite and my body would shut down’: Workplace vending machine draws criticism for containing twin chili dog pack

'Literally says "keep frozen."'

On Nov 24, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘Not suspicious at all’: Worker shares hack to never going idle on Microsoft Teams

‘Or work for a company that respects the output you do regardless of traditional work hours.’

On Nov 24, 2022 by Braden Bjella

McDonald's employee taking customer's order caption 'Just seconds earlier this employee refused to take our counter order and pushed us to the kiosk. Then this happened.' (l) McDonald's order kiosk on wall (c) McDonald's manager speaking at counter with arms out (r)

‘We don’t have enough staff to do front counter’: McDonald’s manager sends employee home after she sent customers to order at kiosk

'IDK bout u but I’d rather order at the kiosk anyway.'

On Nov 24, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

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‘Our job is to make new hires feel welcome’: Manager criticizes female worker who corrected new hire’s ’inappropriate’ comment

‘It’s also really important for new hires to have boundaries.’

On Nov 24, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

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‘That’s the way I clocked in and out in 1988’: Employee calls out workplace’s near-obsolete punch clock system

'I quit a job with no notice once bc I couldn’t figure out how to work this.'

On Nov 20, 2022 by Dan Latu

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#RedCupRebellion: Influencers step in to help Starbucks workers unionize—and strike

The union worked with youth-led activist group Gen-Z for Change to coordinate messaging.

On Nov 17, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

woman speaking caption 'I had my first day at work today' (l) woman greenscreen TikTok over checking account at $5.23 caption 'be blank for real' (c) woman speaking caption 'they're already blank asking me about Secret Santa and doing a potluck' (r)

‘Be f*cking for real’: Worker says she was asked about Secret Santa, potluck first day on job. She only has $5.23 in her bank account

‘WHY DO U THINK I’M HERE???’

On Nov 16, 2022 by Alexandra Samuels