Well....I'm out of ideas. I've been trying to find a job for the summer for about two months now with no luck. A lot of people my age get jobs at fast food restaurants or behind the counter at a…Continue
"This is going to to sound pretty bone if you're out to make cash, but back in my teens (AKA four years or so ago!) when I lived in the USA I actually spent two summers volunteering and benefited from it heavily, more-so I'd argue than if…"
"My two kids, about your age, work in food service. Sonic hires young people, as do many restaurant chains. When I was younger (a whole lot younger) I did yard work (I had several yards I mowed and trimmed), when I was old enough I got a…"
" A lot of people my age get jobs at fast food restaurants or behind the counter at a department store, but I don't want to do any of that.
The above jobs are not glamorous, but in every job there is a lesson no matter how sucky.
"Best summer job I had was when I was 15. Me and a buddy got hired as maintenance guys at a small apartment complex on the University of Texas Campus. Pay was fine, minimal supervision, bikini-clad coeds everywhere (there was a pool).
"I can definitely admire your intention to take a summer job that will give you some resume points as well...nothing wrong with that, but then you probably need to see whether you value the paycheck or the work experience more. Most high-career…"
Some family members from around Philly are encouraging me to take a job in the area. I have two concerns about it. First, it's working a call center, which I'm pretty sure is a dead-end career path. I currently work at a non-profit that specializes in child welfare. My current agency is a horribly mismanaged and hostile environment, but at least what I'm doing can springboard to program management/coordination elsewhere (though I haven't had any luck so far and I've been looking for almost a…See More
"ROK just seems like AoM with less integrity, more focused on getting laid and having a good time.
Meanwhile AoM seems to want to restore lost virtues and help men feel like better men without having to be sleazy I guess.
Different approaches on…"