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I Got Questions About Jobs And Going To School Plz Help

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Started by isaiahs_mommy210, Dec 03, 2011 5:04 PM
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    isaiahs_mommy210

    Newbie

  • Posts: 8
  • Joined: Mar 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: TEXAS
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
Posted December 3, 2011 - 5:04 PM

#1
hey guys i hope everyone is doing great. well i did get my lapband sept 29 and since then from 319 i now weigh 286 im so proud of myself. Anywho i am currently looking for a job to better myself and my one yr old son. how ever now everywhere i look to apply something that takes my interest they require a degree of some sort. I personally dont much work experience except at daycares thats it. well im very interested in working at a police department inputing information on to the computer. maybe working at a courthouse or something. or maybe perhaps i can go to school. im not into the whole community college different class thing. im wondering if theres a school i can attend that i can learn some basics or what not. i am in public assistance and i think its time to give some one else a chance and little by little get off the help. i really want to do things on my own im getting my confidence back and im starting to feel like a new person little by little =] any help would be appriciated. or maybe any ideas on employment that dont require much i need to work for my son. thanks in advanced guys godbless and good luck with your bands or the band process. I LOVE MY BAND
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    SageTracey

    Bariatric Master

  • Posts: 1,397
  • Joined: May 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: AU
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgery Date: Apr 2011
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Starting Weight: 328 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 100 lbs
  • Current Weight: 228 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 218 lbs
  • BMI: 35.7
Posted December 4, 2011 - 11:42 PM

#2
Congratulations on making such great steps to improve your life and to set a good example for your son. I would suggest that you work on your punctuation and grammar to improve your employability. I hope you find something soon.


    Banterwonder

    Expert Member

  • Posts: 169
  • Joined: Nov 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: NEW YORK
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
Posted December 5, 2011 - 5:04 AM

#3
Public assistance offers free classes in language, GED, looking for jobs that suit your education and experience. I would start there. Start writing your resume and get help with your grammar and punctuation. Best of luck!


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