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My Job Now and The Job of My Dreams Who doesn't want the perfect job? Most people who are not happy at their current jobs are usually looking for something better. Some people look for better hours, environment, or maybe just a substantial raise. Where there are advantages in jobs, there is usually going to be at least one small disadvantage. Weighing out the options can help people make the right choices. Although we would all like to have the job of our dreams, unfortunately, it only happens to a few of us.

My present job consists of customer service, daily paperwork, as well as opening and closing the store. My employer keeps us quite busy all day long. The hardest part of my job is customer service. No matter how hard I try, some people simply cannot be pleased. This can be very frustrating for me, especially since making my customer happy is my first priority.

Even though we have some difficult customers, most of my clientele are very nice. When we work in retail, we also have to deal with the long and crazy hours. Since I close most nights, I am at work when most people are going to bed. This can be a huge disadvantage, especially if someone has a family with small children. Even though I don't have children, I do not get to spend as much time as I would like to with my husband. He has been a very patient and kind man with the hours I work and study. Along with the disadvantages of my job, there are also some advantages. One of the best advantages to my job is having a nice manager. He is always there for us when we need him. Whenever there is a problem that...