Questions tagged [job-satisfaction]

Factors involving the support and maintenance of motivation, loyalty, enthusiasm, happiness within a given organization, institution or industry.

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Is it unprofessional to fully speak your mind on job satisfaction with your boss or manager?

I'll try to make this as constructive as possible. I came onto my current job in a rotation program earlier this year as a new graduate out of college. In my short 6 months, I've done very little ...
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How do I approach my boss regarding being incredibly bored with my work? [duplicate]

I've been working at my current place for about 6 months now. The people are fantastic, the money is fine and it's a 5 minute walk from home. No complaints on those fronts. This company has ...
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How can you discover meaning and purpose in your development work when it feels so monotonous? [closed]

As a developer, I find myself going through this phase where I feel like my work is unrewarding and like I just pound keys for a paycheck. Even having worked on applications driving social and ...
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Should I tell my boss that I hate my job?

At my last job, I never told my boss that I was miserable (I didn't start miserable; it was a program started by upper management that made me miserable). I quietly looked for another job, then gave ...
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Is my job in trouble? [closed]

I had been working for one month almost and today my team leader called me in private and told me that they are going to hire another person with my position to help with other projects, as "they didn'...
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How honest should I be with my team leader about my (lack of) job satisfaction? [duplicate]

For clarity - a team leader here, is a people manager - they approve leave, and organise your performance management (and yearly remuneration reviews), but don't play any technical role or delegate ...
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How to apply for job outside my qualification? [on hold]

I have worked in one kind of job, but realized that it is not the right job for me.I decided to apply for both new kind of jobs and the original type of job, but it seems I am stuck. For current type ...