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nevian

Updated 8 minutes ago

Your Worst Interview - Tell Your Story Here - 88 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]My first job, I was hired on the spot after a 5 minute interview. I was still in high school and it...

bkemp115

26.., almost 27 and still stuck in retail and not sure what to do with my life..

So just to start off id like to say iv been in a retail rut since i graduated high school back in 2006 i tried to go to a collage just for your...

Joey123

Updated 2 hours ago

18 months Since Graduation - 9 Replies

[QUOTE who="Frustrated_Grad in Loganville, Georgia"] I have gotten my resume reviewed and tuned professionally and I have practiced interview skills...

Eva 14

Updated 2 hours ago

Which graduation year should I put on my Resume? - 2 Replies

I also graduated in December, but my college had graduation ceremonies in both May and December. So I always put Dec. 2005 as my graduation...

Eva 14

TSA Airport Screener Job?

Has anyone considered working as a TSA screener at an airport? I heard a lot about this 'career' in the days after 9/11. Apparently it's one of the...

Trac1eB

Updated 2 hours ago

Frustrated Job Seeker's Rant -- Feel Free to Add Your Thoughts - 22637 Replies

Ok so get this. I got hired. I was all excited, get to orientation today and they have all of us sign a paper saying that we're acknowledging that...

Eva 14

Updated 2 hours ago

Why is 8am to 5pm jobs becoming less common? Standards hours - 11 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in a State of Bliss"]8 to 5? I wonder where 9 to 5 went. That was the standard when I was a young whippersnapper. And...

AndyRising

Updated 3 hours ago

How to answer termination question on job applications... - 3 Replies

Like NE, I would simply say that a new manager decided to use a "clean sweep" policy to insert her own hand-picked team. Sorta true, and much...

AndyRising

Updated 3 hours ago

How to respond when you're told no positions are available? - 11 Replies

I would simply say that a new manager decided to use a "clean sweep" policy to insert her own hand-picked team. Sorta true, and much shorter....

Grand Fernando

Updated 4 hours ago

Introvert and ergophobic - how do I find work? - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="Duck! in New York, New York"]Since doing digital commissions seems to work within the limitations of your introversion and ergophobia,...

Calfornian

Updated 4 hours ago

my future in this job field - 4 Replies

I'm not sure how a retailer, especially a small one, could make significant use of your degree. I can see forecasting groups in large companies,...

S.A

Updated 5 hours ago

This has got to be a scam - 101 Replies

I got this same email, 3 hours ago. Is it actually scam? I can't remember when I applied to this.

Jan

Updated 7 hours ago

Need help in making the right Choice job wise - 3 Replies

ended up staying for security

Lucia Mrkvova

It´s hard to find job in US for person from Europe?

This question is for european citizens, who is working in US. I read plenty of discussion about HOW HARD IS FIND A JOB IN US. WHEN YOU ARE FROM...

NE

Updated 9 hours ago

Are these "hobbies" relevant on a resume? - 6 Replies

If your online businesses look good, I would list them. I have been told during interviews that my entrepreneurial experience was part of what made...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 11 hours ago

When Temp Agencies Ask About Other Agencies And Assignments - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Zen Dao in Massachusetts"]I just occasionally find myself in a conversation and they catch me off guard and ask me where I am currently...

Riot

Updated 12 hours ago

Are personal blogs and vlogs useful for getting work in the media and field? - 1 Reply

They can be, but most people won't see any return. If you produce a good blog, you can use it as a portfolio for your work. If you're really good,...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 12 hours ago

What do people mean by "Find a job that pays the bills, and pursue your passions elsewhere?" - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="LoneOrca in Missouri"]Are the saying give on trying to find careers you want to do and find a hobby, or are they saying do something...

Riot

Updated 14 hours ago

What am I doing wrong? - 3 Replies

Have you thought about getting certified as a pharmacy technician to move up a bit in your current position? At best, you might find a good paying...

Riot

Updated 14 hours ago

what should I do with my life. - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="falloutmule in Missouri"]So what degree should I get that actually has jobs waiting?[/QUOTE] Such a degree doesn't exist right now. ...

falloutmule

what should I do with my life.

First off I do not live in Missouri but Oklahoma city. My background is in retail and baking. I am 33. I went to school to get pre-requisite in...

AndyRising

Updated 16 hours ago

been unemployed for 3 years.. - 2 Replies

When I was a student, I found jobs either at the university or close by. I worked as a night security guard in the dorm, I spent two summers painting...

i-Fundi

Updated 21 hours ago

Creating a Profile - 4 Replies

Our vision is to make a difference to the organisations, communities and people we work with. This we achieve by empowering individuals with the...

nevian

Updated 1 day ago

Call Center jobs! - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]LOL! Call Center is the new term for what use to be called The Complaint Department and you will get...

LAV

Updated 1 day ago

returning to cad career after a five year layoff - 1 Reply

I have been drafting since the days of mylar and vinyl lead! I started AutoCAD Release 3. Yes, I'm ancient at 55. I totally understand your question...

Tiffiney O

Updated 1 day ago

Senior Claims Representative salary at Amtrak? - 1 Reply

You can find the answer at Glassdoor.com http://www.glassdoor.com/Salary/Amtrak-Salaries-E2912.htm

Tiffiney O

Updated 1 day ago

New career choice for black men over 40? - 1 Reply

As a Black women over 40 with a M.S. degree in Software Engineering, I'm not understanding why do you think your career is limited by your race. In...

LoneOrca

Updated 1 day ago

What was this person say when meant "scholarship" and "learn?" - 1 Reply

Saying when they meant. Sorry was in hurry.

Renee

Salary range for Criminal Investigative Specialist at SRA International?

Does anyone have an idea of the general salary range for a criminal investigative specialist at SRA International?

CrazyRaider78

Updated 1 day ago

Did I get the job? - 13 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in a State of Bliss"]So now you know why it took so long... internal turmoil. You'd think companies wouldn't want to commit...

Riot

Updated 2 days ago

Should I get another bachelor's degree? - 51 Replies

[QUOTE who="LoneOrca in Missouri"]If I wanted to get a PHD, what would be the best way to go about that?[/QUOTE] I can only really speak towards...

LoneOrca

Updated 2 days ago

30 years old, stuck in a wrong career. Feeling hopeless. Advive? - 73 Replies

[QUOTE who="Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio"]I'm going to suggest that you find or keep a job that pays the bills, but pursue your passions...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 2 days ago

America's Second Fastest Growing Profession? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in a State of Bliss"]I couldn't get your MSN link to work, but I found the same article here: www.businessinsider.com/americ...

Jfraska

Updated 2 days ago

Choosing Paths and Where to go? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Miss Lizzie in Somewhere"]You could become a CNA to dip your toe in the health care field. It takes a month of schooling to get your...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 2 days ago

Does anyone - 10 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jobseeker1927 in Anytown"]"Younger folks"? That's why companies (for the most part) are VERY "age discriminatory" in a discreet...

Bynddrvn

Updated 2 days ago

Recruiters - 3 Replies

Amen! I have come to absolutely despise hearing from recruiters. So far they have done nothing but hand me a bunch of paperwork and tests to fill...

Jobseeker1927

Well, it's

that time of year again. Retail is almost BRAGGING about hiring these days, even though the world knows they'll only toss those folks out like they...

Jobseeker1927

Updated 2 days ago

Companies get to me - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in a State of Bliss"]Get used to it. Almost everyone asks behavioral questions now. Your precise answers are less important...

AndyRising

Updated 2 days ago

pushing off a start date - 2 Replies

Yes, you should let your new employer know your situation. They'll probably understand, and your exact start date probably isn't a major...

JohnDoeHemmingWay

Updated 2 days ago

Graphic Designer Needs a Career Change - 401 Replies

[QUOTE who="Pissed in East Brunswick, New Jersey"]Ms. Lizzie, right now, except for my commute, I am doing quite well! I landed a job a few weeks ago...

AndyRising

Updated 3 days ago

What address should I use on my job application - 2 Replies

Oh, I forgot... if your resume/other contact info uses an address that's too far away from an employer, they may decide that you're not worth the...

NE

Updated 3 days ago

Give notice on vacation? - 7 Replies

It sounds like you are safe with your plan to use vacation time. I would go for it without feeling guilty as long as you are sure that it would not...

NE

Updated 3 days ago

Returning to work after travelling - 2 Replies

I agree with the poster above. Make up a job title, like 'international adventurer' or whatever suits your personality and add it to the resume.

AndyRising

Updated 3 days ago

Anyone have any advice on - 3 Replies

Let me Google that for you: http://lmgtfy.com/?q=word+for+dummies

uptoyou

Updated 3 days ago

Have to admit to a mistake a work, just under a week after an informal performance review - 9 Replies

It sounds like you need to forget your ego and play to theirs. As you admit, you are new to the HR field. You are making some mistakes due to lack...

Renee

CACI General Clerk I Salary?

I was wondering what the salary is for this specific position

Eva 14

How Can People Afford Second Homes?

In this economy, I hardly know how anyone can afford to buy ONE house, let alone a second HOME. And in the S.F. Bay Area, the average home is...

Jobseeker1927

Updated 4 days ago

We need a forum - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in a State of Bliss"]Oh yeah, I'm going to join a forum so people can cuss me.[/QUOTE] Don't give them a REASON to then....

NE

Updated 4 days ago

Career Change - 4 Replies

Give a two week notice, no more, no less. Prepare for your exit by documenting what you do and developing training materials as you can. If you...

Renee

Fraud Detection and National Security (FDNS) Clerk

How much do they make a year? I'm looking for the salary specifically for this job and not just the general clerk salary

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