(Closed) Do you consider you job to be stressful? What do you do?

posted 7 years ago in Career
Post # 4
5921 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: December 2010

I’m an event planner.  It can be high stress!

Post # 5
1043 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012


What is this stressful job you have?

I am a female in the construction industry, so yes it can be stressful, but also very rewarding, so it’s worth it.





Post # 6
2440 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

I’m a school psychologist, definitely a stressful job.  There’s a lot of pressure put on us by parents and teachers and I’m part of my school’s crisis team so that’s even more added on.

Post # 7
4824 posts
Honey bee

I have never done it before and I will be paving the way in my new job (meaning no one has done it before) so I expect it to be high stress and high reward. Is a brand manager.

Post # 8
1566 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I am a retail manager…I consider my job to be a little stressful at times…but I rarely, if ever, give it a thought once I am off.  THANK GOODNESS!!

Post # 10
63 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: February 2012

I’m a police dispatcher – I Think you get out of it what you put in

Post # 11
1160 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Almost zero stress. I run a pet care company.

Animals don’t complain, and my “office” is the great Canadian wilderness. I walk between 10-20 dogs per day, off leash…in the woods and parks.

I rarely deal with the humans because they are never home.


I’m on my 15th year and have no plans to quit.

Post # 12
175 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

Brand new RN in a critical care unit in a sink or swim environment…..yeah, I’m stressed.

Post # 13
5668 posts
Bee Keeper

I’m an IT Admin/Director and it can be really high stress. IT is a 24/7 field. I’m always on call and like you said, think about work almost all of the time. I dream about it most nights. I do work in the legal industry which is notoriously high stress and adds another level to the 24/7 field aspect.

Post # 14
4014 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

@Mrs.Ouellette: I agree and I’m also a police dispatcher 🙂 Can be uber stressful at times as well. Every day is different, which is why I enjoy it!

Post # 15
331 posts
Helper bee

@MissShork: I worked in the property management/real estate industry for several years. VERY high stress. Can’t even begin to tell you the death threats (verbal and written) I’ve received. One guy even came to my office with an axe. After that incident, I no longer handled foreclosures/evictions.


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