Applying for jobs can not only be stressful, repetitive, and very annoying due to the fact you might have to wait a few weeks or a couple months before you will hear anything back from the human resources department at a particular company you filled out a job application with. You may have your hopes set really high on trying to obtain a specific job in the near future and try to apply for job positions that will allow you the opportunity to get more work experience in a certain career field. The downside about many jobs is that it is just completely terrible and will make you start to have resentment towards the fact you wasted a good chunk of your time on filling an application for a position that plenty much suck all of the positive energy you have out of you.
You could be super pumped getting a call back from a manger from a company asking you to come in for an interview and even do extremely well during the interview process. The managers of the company offer you the job maybe right on the spot or call you few a days later, but they regret to inform you of the disadvantages you will soon encounter while having a specific job position. Every job whether it is minimum wage, commission-based, or a high-paid salary has a set of its own pros and cons. Many corporations advertise job positions that you might be interested in applying to, however, some jobs are too good to be true.
Before even putting in an application at a company, always check reviews from people who have worked for the company and have went on an interview and what their experience was like. Indeed, and Glassdoor are good job review websites that allows job applicants the chance to read comments from previous or current employees about the objectives of a specific job positions, benefits, and the type of environment you will have to adapt to. It would not be a good look for any company to point out every flaw they have to potential employees so they will usually try to butter you up during the interview process to try to distract you from looking at the negative side of the job.
In some cases, there are more advantages than disadvantages which leaves many individuals wanting to continue working at the company and have the potential to move up in ranking. It can very be devastating to work for a company where the pay is bad, the objectives you are required to accomplish is pretty much out of your job description, and then having to deal with a bad management team will leave anyone wanting to resign immediately. Some people try to stick it out at a bad job, but you are only hurting yourself in the long run because you are going to wake up every day regretting having to go to a job you are only tolerating just to get a pay check, which by the way is horrible.
Having a bad job makes you more appreciative of when a good job comes your way. Having a good job sometimes spoils people because you will automatically assume that jobs you apply to in the near future will be structured in that same format. Many jobs can act as stepping stones to lead to a new job very soon. Sometimes you have to wait get a good job because maybe you are not mentally or emotionally ready yet to handle it. You are constantly going to be taking risks every single time you put in a job application because you never know how the outcome will turn out.
If you are currently working in a career field where you are not truly happy at then maybe you need to reconsider maybe finding a job position that is more suited to your personal needs. There is no use in staying at a job for a few a months, five years, or even 20 years if you despise it so much. Having tolerance for something equates to meaning you do not have any positive feelings about it. Do not waste your life away doing something you hate when you can spend time doing something you will really enjoy.