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Ruby Slippers

Updated 1 hour ago

Frustrated Job Seeker's Rant -- Feel Free to Add Your Thoughts - 21113 Replies

[QUOTE who="adapting to poverty in Kennebunk, Maine"]Ok, everybody who needs a laugh feel free to have one on me! I just went into a website to apply...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 1 hour ago

a new one - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kate_outta_kontrol in deep in the heart of, Texas"]Ruby...its a state job. I will answer questions on Medicare and medicaid. It will be 8...

John in MD

Updated 2 hours ago

Do professional recruiters waste your time? Do they post non-existent jobs? - 140 Replies

[QUOTE who="JBEE in Leeds, United Kingdom"]I am a recruiter and you are absolutely right. What people don't understand though is that as we are paid...

kristywalls

Westward Group Alternatives - Alternative energy sources are crucial: reader opinion

As you know, the Clean Air Act was passed by the U.S. Congress and signed by the president. (It was originally enacted and then signed by President...

Chelle

Updated 4 hours ago

Underqualified Candidate being Considered? - 16 Replies

I never seen rock star. I hate those type of ads... My previous company wanted to do that thinking it'd attract more recruits but I thought it...

Kate_outta_kontrol

Updated 4 hours ago

What would need to happen to turn the tide? - 9 Replies

The entire economy will have to crash before anything will change. I do believe it will happen, perhaps not in my lifetime.

Mr A

Updated 7 hours ago

I literally have no referees - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]Here in the colonies, things are a bit different. A reference or referee doesn't have to be a...

jimm8scott

The Shearin Group Leadership Training Tips til at kommunikere dine medarbejdere

Tips til at kommunikere bedre med dine medarbejdere Er du tilfreds med niveauet af kommunikation fra din agenturet ledere? Min organisation,...

William Gast

Updated 15 hours ago

Hiring company dragging it's feet? - 2 Replies

Give it a little bit of time - companies love to stall at this point. If you haven't heard anything by Monday, follow up with a call.

Ruby Slippers

Updated 16 hours ago

Am I hurting myself by doing this? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="greenapple in Illinois"]When it comes to race, gender, and veteran status, I decline to self-identify. Could this be hurting my...

Business Grad

Updated 16 hours ago

Can't find a job in business? - 4 Replies

It makes me wonder what the people that do get the job are doing that we are missing. I feel like there is some phantom element that I am missing. At...

still retired

Updated 16 hours ago

Had 2 Job options, picked 1, now another came along - 2 Replies

Take the job that's the most consistent, that's if you gotta eat. And most of all take the one you have the best gut feeling about.

Andromeda Rising

Updated 16 hours ago

Would you consider this discrimination? - 16 Replies

Given the information in your last post, I would say that it's none of their business. They have no way of knowing WHY someone picked you up, and...

joe

Updated 21 hours ago

I can't find a job with a college degree and plenty of experience - 105 Replies

[QUOTE who="Barry2 in Austin, Texas"] I was talking with a friend the other day who is also highly educated and was laid off a year ago and is...

youdontkillmoney

Updated 1 day ago

SEEMS LIKE NO ONE IS HIRING OR.... - 5 Replies

I get call backs and interviews because . . . . the jobs I apply for match up with my experience, be sure to craft your resume in such a way that...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 1 day ago

please advise on attending a medical assistant course - 2 Replies

You can do a search on the indeed forums to find out what other medical assistants think. Just type medical assistant in the field at the top right,...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 1 day ago

How could I find a part-time job if I'm Self Studying? - 3 Replies

Presumably you have a high school diploma or GED, right? And possibly some volunteer or intern experience? At age 21, that's all an employer is going...

volunteer

volunteering in VA

Hi! Has anyone ever volunteered at the VA in San Francisco or any other CA location? If so, how was your experience? Anything positive or...

NE

Updated 1 day ago

A little pickle - 3 Replies

Good luck with Company B -- it sounds like they really want you if they are willing to accommodate your schedule!

NE

Updated 1 day ago

Should a person - 18 Replies

Keep looking. It would be best if you could lock in a job before you lose your home, if that's possible. The Planet Fitness shower is a good idea. ...

NE

Updated 1 day ago

New job nightmare - 2 Replies

You signed a contract to do X job and they are asking you to do Y job, right? I would leave now, forget their two month notice. Tell them that you...

HopefulGuy

Updated 1 day ago

Is going back to school the answer for a good career? Need Advice - 22 Replies

Also, to the OP: i'm 30 now and have been working with my Biology degree at a somewhat gratifying but low-paying job. I think you should really take...

ahilly01

Updated 1 day ago

Continue MSW or Try Master of Arts in Human Resource Management? - 7 Replies

same with me I want to quit as I am really not going to be in this field. I am going in completely different direction and although almost done there...

jmn

Updated 1 day ago

Need Advice - Car Salesman going somewhere new - HELP! - 52 Replies

WOW, your at the best dealership in the USA,,, im surprised they didnt dip into your commission yet. yes i remember they had some decent (...

DillieDally

Updated 1 day ago

Deciding between 2 jobs - 20 Replies

Also, there is nothing like taking a job you hate from the get go and end up resenting it because there is a need for money. Go with the company that...

Steve J A

Interested in making transition from University Administration (Student Affairs) to Human Resources Management

Hello everyone, I currently work at major university in Los Angles as an academic advisor and coordinator for a large interdepartmental...

Dee

Updated 2 days ago

Reporting Job Search to Unemployment - 83 Replies

Since they can't ask your dob, the new tactic is to ask what year did you graduate from hs. If you graduated 20+ years ago they can figure out your...

ayesha.jaiswal1995

Bio science in general course

I am doing bio science course undergraduation . . not honours . .general course with combination of zoology, botany, chemistry . what can i do next....

emily C

Updated 2 days ago

Tired of Scams!! - 104 Replies

Has anyone had any experience with Allegiance-inc in San Diego? I applied to a Monster job posting for entry-level marketing and sales and got a...

Soft Science

Frustrated with job search in NJ. 4 years of work experience and liberal arts degree. Need advice!

I’ve been job hunting essentially since I graduated college in 2011. I have a BA in Sociology. I’m aware that it isn’t a lucrative degree. The plan...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 2 days ago

Received offer as a salary for long work hours - 2 Replies

Extra-long hours, long commute. That's all I saw. I would say no. Of course, it depends on how bad you need the job.

mawr.mawr

Updated 2 days ago

Quality Control Inspector seeks alternate line of work. Any ideas? - 4 Replies

Couple thoughts: 1. I'm a software developer having some of the same problems with senior management trying to push things out absurdly fast, but...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 2 days ago

Too late - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Leeann66 in leeann8866@gmail.com, Ontario"]I was left a single mom in 2000. No child support and debts from my ex. I ended up filing for...

youdontkillmoney

Updated 2 days ago

Is it possible to get a job out-of-state without physically interviewing? - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="CPE1704TKS in Pittsford, New York"]In my experience it depends on the type of position and can vary widely. Sometimes they use phone...

Stressed Out

Updated 3 days ago

Bachelors degree in Biology, what can you do with it? - 711 Replies

Thanks for everyone's advice and encouragement, I just recently got a offer from a biotech company in Bethesda! I just want to let anyone looking...

Duck!

Updated 3 days ago

Want to move to Colorado, but few jobs - 2 Replies

On a practical level, working a better job elsewhere for a couple of years would allow you to save money for the move to Colorado and potential...

Chelle

Updated 3 days ago

Typo to recruiter in e-mail= deal breaker?? - 4 Replies

I'm not sure which thread you are talking about. I had a position with a mental health facility for 7 months and I was laid off. This is my first...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 3 days ago

New Job - Should I Quit??? - 2 Replies

I agree with the above. This can be a chance for you to stretch yourself, achieve things you didn't think were possible, and really shine. It can...

Cloudsx

Updated 3 days ago

What is an entry-level job? - 3 Replies

Interesting that the definition includes "does not require prior experience" LOL! I searched "entry-level" and the "entry-level" jobs in my area...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 3 days ago

Seeking advice on how to help a friend. - 6 Replies

Yes, he may have problems with depression. Or maybe he's just comfortable with the way things are. He'll still be living with you at age 30 if you...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 3 days ago

Any new-grad nurse looking for jobs? - 1 Reply

My impression of nursing is that the field has become saturated (in the U.S., at least). Years ago everyone heard that nursing was a growing field....

youdontkillmoney

Updated 3 days ago

Not enjoying my job/apprenticeship - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Worshipsthedevil in Vancouver, British Columbia"]I'm already a certified rescue scuba diver, And I've never had a problem with...

EndlessJoy

Updated 3 days ago

Writing an article about negative recruiter experiences - 20 Replies

I realize that to make much money as a recruiter you should be a good salesperson and selling skills require much exaggeration most of the time. I...

NE

Updated 3 days ago

How can I leave my current employer when doing so could cause them a great deal of problems? - 10 Replies

You've gotten some good advice. Whether you stay in this job or not, everything you do/have done needs to be documented. I had a job like that for...

Duck!

Updated 3 days ago

Terminated for interviewing for other jobs - 8 Replies

[QUOTE who="Matt Bratton in Trenton, New Jersey"]and I told her the truth.[/QUOTE] Next time, don't. Call in sick.

Wink12

Updated 3 days ago

Process of Resigning - 5 Replies

Thanks again. Basically my notice period is 2 months and runs concurrently with a 2-month non-compete clause. In most cases, I have seen colleagues...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 4 days ago

Stay at home looking for a new career/job - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="NachoProblems in Denver, Colorado"]Hello all, first time here, first post. I have been a stay at home parent for the past 2 yrs and...

xboxer

Updated 4 days ago

Are you encountering this...? - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Jobseeker1927 in Anytown"]Years ago, I was a dishwasher/food server for a restaurant. Back then (over 10 yrs ago now), if the equipment...

xboxer

Updated 4 days ago

The Curse of Taleo? - 581 Replies

[QUOTE who="Eva 14 in San Francisco, California"]That's exactly what I keep getting. I guess Taleo scans and screens so quickly that no human being...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 4 days ago

I worked for a company for 15 months in a contract engineering capacity and was not hired. what options do I have ? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="contract engineer in San Jose, California"]I am a handicapped American. I worked at a company for more than 1 year in a contract that...

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