New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the talesfromcallcenters community, Continue browsing in r/talesfromcallcenters, **Welcome to Tales From Call Centers (TFCC), a place where we share tales from the trenches of the call center world! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Your mental health is a lot more important than the money, and after all, life isn't a dress rehearsal. The mute button is a great feature for venting (very cathartic on stressful calls). I know all of these things would be detrimental to me in the long-run and therefore, I will very likely not pursue them. Use the mute button. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I work 9-5, Mon-Fri so the hours are fine. This includes things like (but not limited to); That's the title of a new Reddit "Ask Me Anything" post that popped up on the public forum last night. hahaha. When my newspaper closed a few months later, I decided to try working three jobs that serve as good examples of how technology will be used at work in the future — … It's only part-time so it does mean I will take quite a pay cut, but if it gets me out of the CC, and it's what I want to do, it'll be worth it in the long-run. My job is challenging it is not doing the same thing every day. I feel like I'm really good at doing customer service and honestly terrible at sales. But, I dread going to bed and knowing I'm going to wake up at 5 in the morning and have to drag myself out of bed, throw some clothes on that are comfortable, brush my hair and teeth, fix myself a cup of coffee, find something for breakfast and get my lunch ready. Maybe i freaked out all the call center employers. A lot of time I'm going all that in about 20 minutes because I'm rolling out of bed about 5:40 and I need to leave by 6 to get there on time for my 7 am shift. It pays better and the customers are excellent. Press J to jump to the feed. Attend your interviews anyway. Take our team, for instance. Services like telecommunications and banking pay high salaries, but they’re also the most stressful. So I've been looking for a job for quite sometime while I'm going to school and have had 0 luck. ._1x9diBHPBP-hL1JiwUwJ5J{font-size:14px;font-weight:500;line-height:18px;color:#ff585b;padding-left:3px;padding-right:24px}._2B0OHMLKb9TXNdd9g5Ere-,._1xKxnscCn2PjBiXhorZef4{height:16px;padding-right:4px;vertical-align:top}._1LLqoNXrOsaIkMtOuTBmO5{height:20px;padding-right:8px;vertical-align:bottom}.QB2Yrr8uihZVRhvwrKuMS{height:18px;padding-right:8px;vertical-align:top}._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0{font-size:14px;font-weight:500;line-height:18px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)}._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._1LLqoNXrOsaIkMtOuTBmO5,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._2B0OHMLKb9TXNdd9g5Ere-,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 ._1xKxnscCn2PjBiXhorZef4,._3w_KK8BUvCMkCPWZVsZQn0 .QB2Yrr8uihZVRhvwrKuMS{fill:var(--newCommunityTheme-actionIcon)} I hate getting up in the morning for it, and the only part of the day I like is the time when I can log out the phone and switch off the computer. Ended up moving to Florida with my fiancee and we lived with her dad for a while and got on our feet. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. I have been working in customer service for 7 years. If I had known I wouldn't have taken it as I absolutely loathe talking on the phone. ._12xlue8dQ1odPw1J81FIGQ{display:inline-block;vertical-align:middle} At my last job, we had a network operations center that was staffed 24/7, and the crew would contact on-call technicians and managers when they were needed. I think if you really hate your job then it's time to move on. I'm getting fucking sick of the phones too. This is my plea: if you receive a cold caller – whether or not they are a scammer – if you don’t want to talk to them just politely say no thank you. There. 1. call center helps to develop communication skills.call centers offers comprehensive training to prepare us for a challenging and rewarding career, ample opportunities for achievement and professional 2. The big cheeses love me. Um, it’s super unfortunate for me. I am applying like crazy. I dislike the fact that I am grateful, overly so, to the nice customers just because they treated me like I was a human being with actual feelings. I worked in a call center for six months. I dislike the fact that I answer the phone and expect people to be arseholes. I have a great manager, guy who does scheduling is very flexible to swap day around of you need too. I started two weeks ago, have just completed training (product knowledge etc). I’ve considered just not renewing my contract. 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robot who will listen to them talk shit all day. Break! We should honor it but unless we go in every month and put adjustment in it not going to be that price. Before you take a job like this ask yourself these questions: How much time is the commute going to take; How much will my transportation cost a day I hate the entitlement some customers feel cloaked in the second they choose to dial a call centre. Rep don't have the balls to deal with it first time will just tell them there a tech schedule, nope, rep lied it still on hold. I'll approve this today though. It’s true I hate my job like most Americans do. All I had to do was walk in and fill out the application. To hate my new call centre job... (9 Posts) Add message | Report. I 100% feel the same way you do. I even have a Bachelor's degree, but that usually doesn't earn you shit without actual experience. If you dont have the required experience to do anything else dont freak out yet. /*# sourceMappingURL=https://www.redditstatic.com/desktop2x/chunkCSS/IdCard.de628c13230c59091a5d.css.map*/._2JU2WQDzn5pAlpxqChbxr7{height:16px;margin-right:8px;width:16px}._3E45je-29yDjfFqFcLCXyH{margin-top:16px}._13YtS_rCnVZG1ns2xaCalg{font-family:Noto Sans,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-weight:400;line-height:18px;display:-ms-flexbox;display:flex}._1m5fPZN4q3vKVg9SgU43u2{margin-top:12px}._17A-IdW3j1_fI_pN-8tMV-{display:inline-block;margin-bottom:8px;margin-right:5px}._5MIPBF8A9vXwwXFumpGqY{border-radius:20px;font-size:12px;font-weight:500;letter-spacing:0;line-height:16px;padding:3px 10px;text-transform:none}._5MIPBF8A9vXwwXFumpGqY:focus{outline:unset} No growth here. Internet sucks, no relief for the connectivity issue, we have third party sales rep who messes up orders, crams the customer, and don't tell them about pos id and deposits. Nowhere near long enough to know if I truly hate the job or not, but I do hate it. I don't know why it has been getting so busy lately. But you know what? I'm just biding my time to gain enough experience and move on. If you get interviews, just attend them. Most of all, I hate the customers and I dislike myself because of that. ._3Im6OD67aKo33nql4FpSp_{border:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-sidebarWidgetBorderColor);border-radius:5px 5px 4px 4px;overflow:visible;word-wrap:break-word;background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);padding:12px}.lnK0-OzG7nLFydTWuXGcY{font-size:10px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:12px;text-transform:uppercase;padding-bottom:4px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-navIcon)} And well, I don’t wanna say “hate” per se, I guess I just don’t enjoy it that much. I cannot and will not work in a call center for the rest of my life, so I'm going to be starting an HVAC program here in a few months and a community college. I wasn't in a call center but I had a similar issue. .s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-metaText);padding-top:5px}.s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f._19JhaP1slDQqu2XgT3vVS0{color:#ea0027} Moral support after dealing with awkward and difficult callers No job is worth your mental health. I hate the targets we have to adhere to and match, or else we may be put on some management system. 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As a person, I hate being the one that people bitch at. I currently feel "stuck" because I get paid well to do it and have no other experience. Find the right call center. I need some advice to escape this deep dark hell I call a job. I had a job that ran me ragged 44-56 hours a week. My job has driven me to hate talking on the phone with my family and loved ones because I am so burnt out from dealing with assholes and shitty stupid people at my job. ._3bX7W3J0lU78fp7cayvNxx{max-width:208px;text-align:center} But it's just in the pit of my stomach I feel dread. .FIYolDqalszTnjjNfThfT{max-width:256px;white-space:normal;text-align:center} You answer the call, deal with the enquiry/booking etc, end the call, and literally another comes through. Call centers are not a place you want to work. Comcast Employee Tells World He Hates His Job In Reddit AMA Post. I know I would have to fudge the truth with my family and say that my contract didn’t get renewed for whatever reason. The past couple of weeks have been better. So you’re sick and tired of your call center job and you want to quit and get a different job—anything that doesn’t involve talking to irate customers. I had tech support compliment me. More of an office manager asst. So, it's been a year since I quit my call center job. I took a day off sick (my first one ever) last week to attend an interview for a job I didn’t get, and if I’m off sick again, I’m pulled in front of a hearing regarding what to do next with me. I really go above and beyond to help the customer. It is a job, and the money is good, but I’m of the opinion that when you spend nearly forty hours of your week somewhere, you should at least enjoy it on some level. In the contact center world, there are plenty of career pathways and opportunities for passionate and hardworking people. Unsatisfied ambition. The experience you get is nothing outside of the call center business. Fucking. I have great coworkers! I seem to think it would be an easy job for the money while going to school but I'm not sure how a call center environment is. 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