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Shift Leader

November 2013 • Jefferson City, MO

What I liked

Flexible schedule

What I wish was different

Advice

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CNA and Pharmacy Technician

November 2018 • Provo, UT

What I liked

I like the flexibility of my schedule, the pay, the interactions I have with patients/customers, and the general workload.

What I wish was different

More employees working (short-staffed in both jobs)

Advice

Think about the individuals, work for the individuals! In these jobs, the people you are helping have a serious need - sometimes life or death.
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Customer Service Representative

April - August 2019 • Island Lake, IL

What I liked

It was a typical cashier job. Smaller store meant more responsibility for the associates. I had to stock, clean, cashier, print photos, etc

What I wish was different

Nothing really. It was a decent job for what it was.

Advice

If you hate cashier, don't get this job. Lots of the associates hated it and tried to force me onto cashier all the time.
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Certified Pharmacy Technician

June 2015 • Belleville, MI

What I liked

Team work environment

What I wish was different

Better management

Advice

Learned a lot about working in the pharmacy
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Designated Hitter

March 2015 - October 2019 • Springdale, OH

What I liked

I got to make an impact on the patients that I seen on a daily.

What I wish was different

I didn’t get let go due to racial issues.

Advice

Be kind always! You never know what someone is going through.
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Walgreens

February 2017 • Southwest Ranches, FL

What I liked

Helping humble customers

What I wish was different

Management

Advice

Be very patient with people and always be kind cause you don’t know other people’s external or internal struggles
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Customer Service Associate

March 2016 • Dayville, CT

What I liked

Interacting with customers and handling floor tasks

What I wish was different

I wish I didn’t spend as much time behind the register

Advice

Try to stay busy while always focusing on the customer
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Pharmacy Technician

May 2019 • Floyds Knobs, IN

What I liked

It was a very efficient and organized place to work

What I wish was different

A bit more hands on training in the front end of the store.

Advice

It can, and usually is, more high stress than other jobs at this typically entry level
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Pharmacy Technician

February 2017 • Clarence, NY

What I liked

I like my coworkers and the fact that the job is similar to what I am going to school to learn.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Customer Service Associate

August 2016 • Cypress, TX

What I liked

I like the flexibility with the schedule

What I wish was different

Wish I was open to doing more hours.

Advice

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customer sales associate

July - August 2019 • New York City, NY

What I liked

I learned something new everyday!

What I wish was different

The people I worked with were not so kind.

Advice

Always keep to yourself in the workplace
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Assistant Store Manager

December 2016 • Reno, NV

What I liked

Flexibility of hours

What I wish was different

Pay, free time from work and class

Advice

Have rich parents pay for your schooling. Otherwise, don't let grades slip when you're working your tail off to pay for school.
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Customer Service Representative

August 2016 • Sewell, NJ

What I liked

Great team and experience!

What I wish was different

Nothing

Advice

Hard work pays off!
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Customer Service Correspondence Clerk

November 2018 • Brunswick, OH

What I liked

Very flexible with hours and always had employee engagement activities.

What I wish was different

Not as much physical work would have been nice. If the physical work stayed the same a higher hourly pay would have been sufficient.

Advice

This kind of job helps you gain people skills and customer service skills.
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Shift lead

January 2018 • Springfield, MO

What I liked

It's an actual well paying job

What I wish was different

Customers

Advice

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Pharmacy Technician

October 2018 • Idaho Falls, ID

What I liked

Hands on experience of the field I am going into.

What I wish was different

Management

Advice

Don't call out of every shift, it's important to have a full staff in the pharmacy.
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Certified Pharmacy Technician

November 2015 • East Brunswick, NJ

What I liked

What I wish was different

I wish I applied to a hospital job to diversify my experience.

Advice

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Pharmacy Technician

May - August 2019 • Greeley, CO

What I liked

The hands on experience needed for pharmacy school.

What I wish was different

The hours worked.

Advice

Don't be afraid to mess up. Learn from your mistakes and take chances to know if that's really what you want to do in life.
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Certified Pharmacy Technician

February 2018 • Bowling Green, KY

What I liked

The atmosphere and the people I work with

What I wish was different

How flow of the pharmacy and things could work easier with a better system

Advice

I recommend it to anyone going into pharmacy
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Certified Pharmacy Technician

November 2016 • Youngstown, OH

What I liked

Learn a lot about medications, handling patients, computer skills, communication skills, and many other skills.

What I wish was different

Wanting shorter hours but it was my choice to work so much.

Advice

Highly recommend for anyone going into pharmacy or medical field. This will help with terminology, hands on experience with patients, and learning about medication.
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