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Has anyone ever had a job interview invitation revoked because you couldn't make it to the interview in person?

Just wondering if this has happened to anyone. I have requested a phone or Skype interview because I won't be able to make it to the location in...

7 2 minutes ago Leeann66 in Brighter Days R Coming, Ontario
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Unemployed Only Please

I created this discussion for people who are UNEMPLOYED ONLY!! It's not for people who have a job making $50K and are looking for a job making $80K....

21 5 minutes ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
Job Interviews

Whole Foods Follow Up?

I had a phone interview, then I had a group interview where we had to do skits with Whole Foods. I feel like I 100% aced it. With other jobs I...

15 15 minutes ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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Oh Please, Why Can't You Live On $10.00 An Hour?

"Oh please, why can't you live on $10.00 an hour?" That's the question I heard from a young male while bypassing a couple.. that made we want to...

107 19 minutes ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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HR Follow Up or Manager Follow Up?

I interviewed for a position in June. Through mutual contacts, and prior to the interview, I had dinner with my would be manager at the new company...

1 23 minutes ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
Job Interviews

After the 4/18/2014 and no word yet.

I applied for an analyst job at a leading company on 3/31/2014. Got a phone interview and set up an 1 on 1 first interview 2 weeks later...

7 26 minutes ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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Do professional recruiters waste your time? Do they post non-existent jobs?

Following is an email I sent to a recruiter about my suspicions concerning fake jobs. Am I off-base or do your experiences coincide with...

135 1 hour ago xboxer in Tucson, Arizona
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Frustrated Job Seeker's Rant -- Feel Free to Add Your Thoughts

This is an open rant on behalf of every unemployed person who has been kicked to the curb. To employers who laid off staff: I hope you die a...

20577 2 hours ago Leeann66 in Brighter Days R Coming, Ontario
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any career fields without math and science?

I need to learn some specific job skills. But I'm not good in math or science. I'm a petite woman, so I can't do heavy labor either. It seems that...

30 3 hours ago Leeann66 in Brighter Days R Coming, Ontario
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Interviewing

Question???????? Midway thru an interview I start getting nervous. Does this happen to anyone else?

2 3 hours ago Duck! in Bronx, New York
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Is there a place where one could teach with an expunged felony?

My dream has always been to teach math, probably at the middle school or high school level. At the end of my college career (2009), I was convicted...

0 4 hours ago handyandy05 in Cleveland, Ohio
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Unsure about the next step in career path

Hi everyone. I'm a college 23 yr old Econ major student getting ready to graduate in May 2016. I have only had some odd jobs under my belt and one...

5 4 hours ago dk574 in Newark, New Jersey
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Current boss sabotaging job search

I see a lot of advice on former employers sabotaging your job search with bad references. Unfortunately, I know that my current boss has caught wind...

19 4 hours ago xboxer in Tucson, Arizona
Job Interviews

interview process for newly created positions

A couple of weeks ago I went on interview. I was the first person to interview, I was told by the hiring manager that I "set the bar pretty high" for...

4 6 hours ago hmk in Twinsburg, Ohio
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Medical Assistant

Any thoughts/experience on becoming/being a Medical Assistant? The healthcare field is supposed to be strong...but that could also mean an...

4 6 hours ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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please need advice on career

HI i am so confused about few things, don't know what to do...i am a non traditional student, with kids and family. I have done Associate degree in...

2 6 hours ago youdontkillmoney in Hawthorne, California
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Going back to school working fulltime

I'm posting off my phone from work, so I apologize for the spelling and grammar mistakes. I am a 25 year old male and own my own house and...

14 8 hours ago Matt.L in Dewitt, Michigan
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Careers for people who "don't like people"

Hello all, What are some good career paths for someone who is not a "people person". I am not one of those smiley, happy, outgoing people. I like...

679 14 hours ago Jodi Miller in Kent, Ohio
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Is it most likely I got dropped from contention?

Last Monday (7/14) night someone from Human Resources called me out of nowhere in regards to a position I applied for the week before. He asked me if...

12 15 hours ago Parafreegal in Chicago, Illinois
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promises promises

So my husband works at a prominent cloud company, and his job is really stressing him out. He comes home nearly everyday pissed because he does the...

9 19 hours ago Shingami in Chicago, Illinois
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Job hunting with an expunged misdemeanor...any success stories?

Last summer I was cited for my first time (and my last time) for shoplifting clothing. At the time, I made one bad decision.. to this day, I still...

64 20 hours ago bnhscharding in Mooresville, North Carolina
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Educated Manual Laborer- Struggling To Break Out, Need Advice.

Graduated college with a nearly perfect GPA in Spring of 2011. I was unemployed, then under-employed (contract gig= low pay, no bens), and finally I...

2 20 hours ago Which Way To Go??? in Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Your Dream Job?

What would be your dream Job? for me Administrator or IT techincian

8 22 hours ago tigergrowl in down with scammers, New York
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Previous Salaries on Job Applications

I've been working on straight commission (1099) for the past 10 years. I've been able to claim deductions on various expenses that double up into my...

2 23 hours ago youdontkillmoney in San Pedro, California
Job Interviews

Asking questions after interview?

So my situation is a little unique. I'm a tutor at a university learning center, and I just interviewed today for the coordinator position (the...

3 1 day ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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Fired from job and can't find another

I have discussed this throughout this board, but I wanted to create a thread of my own so that I’m not pulling a “Kanye on a Taylor” in other...

14 1 day ago NotMyTimeYet in Ohio
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Experience in year in Summary of Qualifications

Hello, Question: is it appropriate to overlap experience if it is listed in years in the Summary of Qualifications? I've worked at a company for...

3 1 day ago Tiffiney O in Northbrook, Illinois
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Out of the blue.... the phone rings

Last week out of the blue very late one afternoon my phone rings and the caller was inquiring as to my availability for a position. Having applied to...

2 1 day ago sae05 in Florida
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Computer Science graduate with 3 years of experience in IT. What do I qualify for?

Hello! I graduated from Wayne State University with a B.Sc in Computer Science. I also have about 3 years of experience in IT; 1.5 in L1 support and...

1 1 day ago Tiffiney O in Northbrook, Illinois
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Telling Your Boss (and Co-Workers) You're Looking For Other Work (Okay or Not Okay?)

I've been putting serious pedal to the metal lately in an effort to find other work and get out of my uncomfortable work environment. However,...

16 1 day ago Suburban Gal in North Chicago, Illinois
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Question...

Considering I'm not the "office" type, I'm figuring aim retail. Thing is, I have no cashiering experience. Retail steers clear of me (I figure)...

4 1 day ago leynad272 in Detroit, Michigan
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Selecting a viable career path?

Growing up, I always just assumed I would become a graphic designer. Well, cold hard reality set in. Low job security, slim job opportunities, and...

0 1 day ago Hmm in Dearborn, Michigan
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Should you tell a potential employer you may need surgery?

I injured my wrist in 2012. At the time, I was told it couldn't be broken or I wouldn't be able to move it. I was self-employed and didn't have any...

14 1 day ago Leeann66 in Brighter Days R Coming, Ontario
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Dear Recruiting Process, Thank You For Your Interest.

Here's an article from LinkedIn that we can probably all relate to: Dear Recruiting Process, Thank you for your interest. Unfortunately ... In...

9 1 day ago Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio
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Working as a temp at a law firm, getting mixed signals, should I find another job?

I've been working at a law firm for over a month now. I was hired on a temp basis with a high salary for someone my age. They gave me a desk, email,...

5 1 day ago Shingami in Chicago, Illinois
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Opinions needed: is this job worth it?

me: new graduate, very little work experience currently at a place that is very unprofessional and simply offers no benefits of any kind but I'm...

9 1 day ago Honest1 in Cincinnati, Ohio
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Failure to Launch

I live in the DMV (District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia) and have been unable to find work for the last 11 months, closing in on a year. At this...

5 1 day ago Honest1 in Cincinnati, Ohio
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Stuck In a Rut

I am stuck in a rut. I am currently working for a pet store, but I have a bachelors degree and would like to find a different career because I don't...

18 1 day ago Honest1 in Cincinnati, Ohio
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Can't decide the next step..

Hi everyone! My first time posting here, I can really use some advice/opinions in terms of career direction, as my job now (while its not bad) does...

4 1 day ago AH87 in Little Falls, New Jersey
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Fancy Resume design ok?

Hello, I am seeing a service on the net who will take a plain resume and give it a nice design to make it look very attractive, would this help or...

9 1 day ago mystic in Howard Beach, New York
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bad recruiters and companies...

is something going on with recruiters today? it seems scary to me...ive been on many job interviews. prior to meeting me everyone seems VERY...

13 2 days ago NotMyTimeYet in Ohio
Job Interviews

Things interviewers say that let's you know you won't get an offer

I'm just curious what things you've heard that indicates the interview went badly. Usually when I hear these phrases at the end of the interview,...

282 2 days ago Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada
Job Interviews

Still interviewing more candidates

What is the meaning when calling to follow up on a past interview. That they are still interviewing more candidates? After a week and almost two...

33 2 days ago MaryLittleLamb in Odenton, Maryland
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I want a change...already

I just graduated with a Bachelor's degree in psychology. I absolutely loved studying it. I planned on going on graduate school and pursuing a career...

31 2 days ago Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada
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** SCAM ALERT ** Recruiting and Staffing Careers.com

I'm sure and/or I hope this has been posted already. I applied for a administrative position and received an email from this company to set up an...

23 2 days ago Ree A in Scarborough, Ontario
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HELP I'm in a conundrum. Fell into once in a lifetime job by chance...Totally UNDER-QUALIFIED!!!

I've found myself in a conundrum... It's kind of a long post, sorry!! I had to do it in two posts. The second part is below as a comment. I am...

10 2 days ago Leeann66 in Capitalism Sucks, Ontario
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How much longer until I find out if I'll get an interview?

I submitted a job application about a month ago, and I just checked my application status today, and it still says "Under Review." Do you think it's...

9 2 days ago anonymous in New York, New York
Job Interviews

Got job offer by email with no follow up - Don't understand

I interviewed for at PT job for which I am well qualified. Same day I got email from the interviewer offering me the job based on my interview and...

2 2 days ago NE in Portland, Maine
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Advice on being fired and interviews

The best way to illustrate my issue is to explain my situation. I took a job in 2012 within a small (less than 50 employees) wealth management firm....

17 2 days ago youdontkillmoney in Los Angeles, California
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Best Interview Tips

There may have been a thread already this topic. I couldn't find it, so... practice your typing and just list some of your good ones. .Take a clue...

15 2 days ago EndlessJoy in Atlanta, Georgia

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