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Posted Thu Aug 2, 2012, 10:34pm
Subject: Barista job situation
 

How many of you have experienced something like this before?

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Hopefully this is the right forum to post this on!

 
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Posted Fri Aug 3, 2012, 7:12am
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Yep, this is the place and that is an all too common situation huh? LOL!

 
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Posted Fri Aug 3, 2012, 7:37am
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Yep. This is life. Haha.

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Posted Fri Aug 3, 2012, 8:35am
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That can actually be applied to so many jobs lol, I remember friends trying to get some jobs even in the business sector etc and told "you don't have enough experience". Well how are you supposed to get that experience when you can't even get the job or job like it lol. I BS'd for one friend and said he had consulted for me at one of my businesses on some projects, and a similar company hired him lol, he's actually a VP now.
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