22. The whole “Just go get a better job/put out for a promotion” line of thought. A lot of the time we just cant do that, and one particularly annoying part of it is because you’re still sitting at the top. In my profession there is very little to no upward movement, the median age for a full time teacher where I’ve worked is in the late 50’s-early 60’s.
Nothing against them, as sometimes they can have brilliant ideas/techniques. But it’s frustrating to look at the job ladder and see no-one going up because people wont/can’t get off, and you can’t get on.
23. That if I fail to get a job from multiple different places it doesn’t mean I’m not trying it means the place that I tried are just picky with who they hire.