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Frustrated Job Seeker's Rant -- Feel Free to Add Your Thoughts - 25061 Replies

That's something that does not make any sense to me at all. Employers will do without a perfect worker and degrade the company. Yet, when someone...


Updated 30 minutes ago

All you single - 33 Replies

[QUOTE who="Praying and Hoping Every Day in Henderson, Nevada"]LOL! We're talking more about relationships here... Sometimes women are not...


Updated 1 hour ago

Harder to find a full time job - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="employed princess in Somewhere, Texas"]Trust me the last thing I want to do is go back to school I can't even afford that[/QUOTE] Yes...


Updated 3 hours ago

Mystery Shopper? - 2 Replies

I did this in college about 15 years ago. The company I 'worked' for gave you a certain amount of money to accomplish a task. You could keep the...


Updated 3 hours ago

Y'know those - 17 Replies

[QUOTE who="Suburban Girl in Illinois"]It's all so PC (politically correct) nowadays.[/QUOTE] Exactly. If you are caucasoid, you're the last to...


Asking for Promotion and New Responsibilities

A week or two ago I emailed my manager for a raise that had been promised to me and gave a couple reasons why I earned it. To paraphrase his...

Suburban Girl

Updated 3 hours ago

Rescinding job offer based on references - 9 Replies

That said, not all employers require 3 references. Some ask and are fine with 2. Some ask and are fine with one. Though I know 3 is the...

Suburban Girl

Updated 4 hours ago

Oh Please, Why Can't You Live On $10.00 An Hour? - 116 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kate_outta_kontrol in deep in the heart of, Texas"]People dont grasp it until they are there.[/QUOTE] Exactly. It's the same way with...


Updated 4 hours ago

My advice (if you have a BS/BA) and cannot find work... - 7 Replies

I would encourage anyone with a useless degree (I have two of them) to look into teaching... Can't beat the benefits and California is hiring...


Updated 5 hours ago

Is it bad idea to take a higher position you don't want to make a career at? - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Calfornian in Hayward, California"]It amuses me how a higher position is automatically longer hours today. "Hey, we'z payin' ya more. so...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 7 hours ago

Getting rehired after being fired - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Suburban Girl in Illinois"]By the way, who knows if that's the real reason they let you go you. I just had an employer let me go after 2...


SV TCL & Associates Probe Company CIS-Prüfkarten

CMOS Bild-Sensoren (CIS) können Kamerafunktionen in High-Tech Tablets und Smartphones. CIS-Prüfgeräte nutzt Freischwinger Technologie und Schichtung...


Updated 20 hours ago

"How do you create good effective work relationships with your peers?" - 3 Replies

This means you are "likeable" by your coworkers and respected. To achieve this, you need to do you work, help them do their work in the sense of if...


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What do you when you are stuck in the wrong career and can't find a better one? - 25 Replies

[QUOTE who="speakeasy in Cleveland, Ohio"]LoneOrca - I think what you are asking is what kind of careers are available for someone who prefers to...

Praying and Hoping Every Day

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Can someone who not socially outgoing, and didn't do well in college, not rich, still achieve something successful/smart? - 37 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]I work with people who use to be Directors, CFOs, high ranking this and that and now its all gone. I...

Suburban Girl

Updated 1 day ago

Has anyone else been required to show their social security card to get a job? - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="Lissa01 in Lansing, Michigan"]Has anyone else been asked to provide their social security card to their employer for anything else other...


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Employer told me to convince his counterpart - advice please! - 2 Replies

Morganne, a cliche interview situation that's often asked of prospective salespeople is "Sell me this pen." The pen's not important, of course......


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In need of some career advice, driving myself nuts - 1 Reply

Here's the thing... no matter what you read in the self-help books and career advice blogs, MOST people's work is not stimulating. To make up for...


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I'm more qualified than she is... - 20 Replies

Can you ask why she was hired over you? Explain that you would like to improve your marketability and want to know where you scored poorly in their...

Job Satisfaction in Luxemburg, Luxembourg

from job dissatisfaction to patchwork career?

Hi all, sorry if the forum is not perfetcly suited but I appreciated everybody's participation in my online survey about job satisfaction and career...

love_thy_neighbour2 in Hayes, United Kingdom

Updated 1 day ago

Have you lost confidence in your abilities like I have? - 620 Replies

After two years of not having a full time job and many rejections after interviews, I can honestly say I have lost confidence in my ability to work...

Lynn Albanese in Santa Ana, California

Elliott and Associates Corporate Advisory Tips and Review Europe Tokyo Paris Asia

Five Tips for Great Customer Service It goes without saying that a business cannot survive without customers. Nor can a business thrive without...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

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Searching For A Job in 2014 - What Hard Truths Have You Learned? - 222 Replies

I realized after a year and a half of looking, so much has changed since I went on a serious search before. The odds are pretty much stacked against...

Kathy Jo in Arlington, Massachusetts

Would like to Interview a Paralegal

Hello my name is Kathy. I am interested in pursuing a career in paralegal. I am currently enrolled in paralegal program at Bunker Hill Community...

Punkinhead in Florissant, Missouri

Updated 2 days ago

22 and I've never been employed. What can I do? - 8 Replies

Long story short, I lived in a small town with no car and was dealing with severe depression. I know I can only blame myself for being unemployed all...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 2 days ago

Online classes - 6 Replies

Should I do online classes while looking for a full time job? Or should I try to go to school part time?

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

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Now, even - 14 Replies

sales folks are being replaced. Think of this as a crack in the wall of the dam...

r0wengyn3th in Dallas, Texas

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Elliot & Associates Research Global Markets: Japan in technical recession - 6 Replies

Japan's economy surprisingly shrank this quarter instead of getting revived, prompting a delay in the country's tax hike and a possible snap...

brejaypali in Illinois

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I NEED HELP IN DECIDING WHAT CAREER TO PURSUE..I do like helping people and something with a rewarding salary ($60k+) - 14 Replies

okay so I'm almost a 21 year old gal who has paused community college because I was overwhelmed and wasn't sure what I wanted to do with my life,...

1andonlyBeppy in Poughkeepsie, New York

Updated 2 days ago

Is 24 too late in life to become a pilot? - 1 Reply

I'm having trouble finding my career passion. Becoming a pilot has always been a dream of mine. A lot of people though are saying that aviation is...

employed princess in Somewhere, Texas

Updated 2 days ago

From interview to offer - time frame? - 4 Replies

Hi, Had an interview last Monday - heard nothing regarding timeline, etc., but interview went well. Received email request for background check...

1andonlyBeppy in Poughkeepsie, New York

Updated 2 days ago

The runaround? - 2 Replies

I applied to a job and received an email last Wednesday afternoon asking if I could come in that week. I responded with my availability for Thursday...

Praying and Hoping Every Day in Henderson, Nevada

Updated 2 days ago

Been dealin - 2 Replies

w/food stamp paperwork. I have to go through all this stress, because employers (inaccurately) view me as "too much of a bother" to train or hire. ...

ShanCiera44 in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 3 days ago

What am I doing wrong? Why can't I get a job? - 348 Replies

Hello. My name is Krista and I feel at a bit of a loss. You see my situation is very complicated. I'm 22 years old and I am unemployed. I have about...

Annonymous in Concord, California

Updated 3 days ago

Frustrated engineers, is my boyfriend the only one? - 67 Replies

My boyfriend and I are very frustrated. Both of us graduated chemical engineering in May. I was lucky enough to land a contract to hire job but the...

youdontkillmoney in San Pedro, California

Updated 3 days ago

I was ranked number 1 for a job, got passed over and offered a 'sub' position - 4 Replies

I had a final interview with a hiring manager today. I went in ranked at 1 (out of 3) for the position and this gave me the chance to show off my...

olearymave00 in United Kingdom

Newport International Runway Group Tokyo Latest Trends

Vi taler med prisbelønnede modedesigner Louisa Parris, 35, der gør stilfulde silke tørklæder, kjoler og hatte i fed, grafikbillede udskrives. Hun bor...

L. Moore in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 days ago

This has got to be a scam - 112 Replies

My sister is applying for jobs and ran across an ad for an Executive Assistant. She sent in her resume and in response a recruiter sent her this...

Better.luck in Cairo, New York

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References - 11 Replies

How important are they? I don't mean for a retail/food service/seasonal job but for a professional gig. On one hand, I think they are not the end all...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 days ago

The Curse of Taleo? - 587 Replies

When I first started reading the forums at A couple people were having discussions about "Taleo" and the agonizing trouble it brought...

Keith in Lorain, Ohio

Updated 4 days ago

How hard is it to get a full time job? - 20 Replies

I'm currently looking for a full time job. I guess companies don't want to offer benefits anymore so I have seen some jobs become reduced to part...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 days ago

Employers posting jobs - 1 Reply

In my previous position, I still keep in touch with a person I worked closely with. HR posted 2 separate job ads 6 months ago, and again last month,...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 days ago

Careers where you can work your way up - 3 Replies

Hello. I am the type to not be very career oriented. College wasn't for me. My worth won't be defined by my job/career. My job or career won't bring...

KingofWisdom in Miami, Florida

How often should I reapply to PetSmart (I had "orientation" in early October)?

I'm a 22-year-old looking to get my first job. Most retail stores and fast food restaurants have an application system where you apply and your...

gretchwar in North York, Ontario

SV TCL & Associates Probe Company Keramik Klinge Karten

SV TCL bietet eine Vielzahl von Keramik Messer und Klinge Prüfkarten. Wir haben patentierte Keramik Microstrip Klinge Sonden in geringe Leckage und...

Dreambig in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 4 days ago

Paying someone to get me a job - 41 Replies

I've made a thread before about wanting to find a career coach. I will try that avenue but all these people are going to do is say things which my...

anonymous in New York, New York

Updated 4 days ago

Ethics of accepting a job and then turning it down for a different offer? - 7 Replies

This is only a hypothetical situation right now, but... I was offered a job last Tuesday, but also already had an interview scheduled for later...

anonymous in Upton, Massachusetts

advice on new opportunity

Hi I am looking to hopefully get some unbiased input Roughly 6 months ago I left a company I was at for six years. I left because the company...

Jobseeker1927 in Anytown

Updated 4 days ago

For quite some time now - 7 Replies

I've (reluctantly) been on food stamps. The end of the year is coming up, so I have to renew myself. I just got the paperwork I have to fill out,...

Grow a Leader in Fort Smith, Arkansas

Updated 4 days ago

"Just go get skills an employer will find worth paying for" - 2 Replies

How come whenever people say this and you ask "what are these skills and where can I get them in a way I can afford without a job?" they never have...

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