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 spent the past 8.5 years in an interesting but emotionally draining management role, with 6 of those years based overseas. In January 2020, we moved to my husband’s home state for him to take a fantastic new job; I was offered a short-term remote contract by my overseas […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I’ve had a full-time career for about 13 years, working different jobs in that time, and working my way up in terms of knowledge/title/pay. My most recent job wasn’t the best company or the most challenging job, but the pay was great for what I was doing, I was […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I have worked in the same role for 3 years, on a two-person team: just me and my supervisor. Our working relationship was decent at first, but during the summer of 2020 my boss started treating me terribly, likely due to the stress we were all under working in […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I just wanted to share that Friday is going to be my last day at the toxic company I’ve spent the last 7 years at and I couldn’t be happier! I was one of the go-to employees for just about everything and the workload, requests, and more just became […]

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it’s your Friday good news

It’s your Friday good news! 1.  “I’ve read your site for a few years now, and found it when I started searching up whether weird stuff my boss did in my student job was normal. Obviously it wasn’t, and from being paid below the legal minimum, to weird sexist stuff, it hasn’t been the best. […]

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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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