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Worst jobs: Be happy you’re not a lumberjack, or me11 Apr 2012 05:59 am

lumerjack.jpgIf you’ve read this blog for a while you probably know how I feel about top ten lists. They’re funny to read but I try not to take them too seriously.

I’m taking that sentiment to heart this morning because reporter made the list of worst jobs in the country and while my job can stink sometimes I really do love it.

“Many jobs in the media are characterized by high stress, short deadlines, long hours and a poor hiring outlook,” explains Tony Lee, publisher of CareerCast.com’s 2012 Jobs Rated Report. “Despite these poor working conditions, competition is steep for what jobs remain after massive consolidation and layoffs in the media industry.”

Yada yada yada…

So, I’m going to include the top ten worst and best jobs here, as decided by CareerCast, but please don’t let it get you too down or too up if you’re gig made the list. (more…)

Most workers not ready for major illness28 Mar 2012 06:56 am

Temp nation and the unemployment report09 Mar 2012 02:04 pm

Don’t be afraid to ask for a raise gals!22 Feb 2012 11:14 am

Women don’t think they deserve raises31 Jan 2012 10:07 am

Gingrich wants to know my first job20 Jan 2012 11:03 am

Can Chuck E. Cheese’s make your kid sick?12 Jan 2012 11:07 am

Family and love trumps egos at work21 Nov 2011 12:02 pm

Women leaders make corporations nicer16 Nov 2011 08:40 am

Risking career to do the right thing15 Nov 2011 10:51 am

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