Friday good news

Every Friday, readers share good news they’ve had in their jobs or job searches. Those posts are all compiled here.

it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I have a Friday Good News entry from a friend, who agreed I can share her story with the AAM readership: A little while back, my friend successfully interviewed at and received an offer from a company she’s very excited about! Yet after she accepted the offer and before […]

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it’s your Friday good news … with updates

It’s your Friday good news — but this week it’s a little different. Here are four updates from people who shared good news here in the past. 1. The person with the new teaching job (#5 at the link) “I LOVE my job and could not be happier. My leadership team is amazing, my peers […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I’m a long time reader and recently saw a Good News Friday submission where a reader mentioned avoiding those posts because they felt like those types of success stories were unattainable for them and realized that I was having that exact feeling-but now I have good news! I’d been […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “Sometimes bad news turns out to be good news. A few years ago I applied for my ‘dream job’: more pay, exactly in the specialism I want to work in, and in a city I’d like to live in. But I went into the interview overconfident and underprepared, didn’t […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I wrote you about 6 months ago about finding out as the only female employee on my team, I was being paid $10K less than my male coworker ‘Steve’ despite us having the same job title and similar levels of experience and skill sets. I found this out from […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “Three months ago I was summarily fired by my main employer (75% of my job, health insurance, 401(k) match, etc.). A Zoom meeting I thought was going to fine tune my role was instead him reading from a legal statement about laying me off as of that day. I […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I worked for nearly 3 years in a clinic, 2 years of that being in this current pandemic situation. It was stressful enough working in healthcare during a global pandemic. It certainly didn’t help that my boss for the last little over a year of that time was a […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “Back in March of 2020 I lost my job due to the pandemic and it was rough. It took me over a year to feel comfortable to even apply for positions because of anxiety and fear that my parents would get sick due to them being in a high […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I wrote in a little over a year ago about asking for a pay increase and title change based on work I had absorbed. You did not publish that but responded personally. I took that advice and got a 5% increase at the time with the seed planted that […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “A while back, I posted in an open thread about needing to leave a job I love because my husband was facing heath issues that could leave him permanently disabled. I have a great boss, and I didn’t want to end up in a situation where I made more […]

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