I’ve been interviewing for a new job because mine is terrible and my boss is terrible and don’t make me explain this (except you know how much I love explaining it). I’m pretty sure he thinks I have some sort of disease because I keep having to miss work for a couple hours in the middle of the day for last minute “doctor appointments.” Normally I’d blame it on my uterus but he already told me how angry that makes him:
“Men don’t have those problems so it’s hard for us to see it as a legitimate excuse.”
It’s hard for me to see his existence as having a legitimate excuse, but it is what it is.
In the last six months we’ve hired five people, all of whom have quit for the exact same reason– our boss is an asshole. So I’m telling them to put me as a job reference and compiling all my best tips and tricks for acing a job interview: [Read more…]