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…"
"Four feet? You don't have a basement. What you have is a taller than normal crawlspace with cement rat proofing.
Jack up the house? Mega bucks.
Dig down? Mega bucks plus soil engineering. And you can expect to at least…"
"I would ask contractors in the area what their advice would be. One thing to take into consideration is the water table. You don't want to dig down only to find your basement always flooding because of a high water table. To…"
"It has taken me years to overcome my Frozen in fear complex. My abuser was a family member who sexually assaulted me as a young child then verbally and emotionally abused me growing up and she still does so to this day. The day that my…"
"Where is the outrage toward who did this to you? I am glad to hear you have friends standing behind you, but what that girl did was serious and I hope there is some sort of redress for this. I remember the case at my alma mater, Rutgers, of the…"
"You so very much need to hear the opposite messages.
You are worthy. You are strong. You are self-aware (based on your self-revelation here). You are smart (based on your school focus).
You are so worthwhile.
I hope you can find…"