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Mustachio

Updated 24 minutes ago

Help!! Frustrated... - 7 Replies

Hey, I'm on the same legal situation as you. I had two internships at a government research lab, which did NOT require citizenship. So what I...

Mustachio

Updated 36 minutes ago

How to find a minimum wage job in five days - 1 Reply

Drive around town, look for "help wanted" signs around fast food/retail stores. I there is one, walk in and ask for more information. Be sure to...

Mustachio

Finding a job out of state before graduation - software development

Hello! I'm trying to look for some tips or guidance to helpful resources in regards to my current situation, which is the following: I am on...

NotMyTimeYet

Updated 1 hour ago

Frustrated Job Seeker's Rant -- Feel Free to Add Your Thoughts - 21611 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in A State of Bliss"]While I have a very good idea of where the shot PROBABLY came from (my cat likes to patrol in the tall...

NotMyTimeYet

Updated 1 hour ago

well this is weird - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in A State of Bliss"]Who the H*ll is negging all these innocuous comments?[/QUOTE] I was quietly wondering much the same. ...

Playitagainsam

Updated 8 hours ago

Next Career Step of an Application Administrator - 1 Reply

Assembler programmers are HUGE in demand now, since most have retired or will soon. Very few people know BAL so it's a very cherished skill set....

xboxer

Updated 19 hours ago

Im 29 years old and i have no idea what i want to do with my life - 60 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jay in Chicago, Illinois"]I get it. I didn't know what I wanted to do in life after college so I went to law school. Not because I am...

Leeann66

Updated 20 hours ago

B.S in Respiratory Therapy, it has been 4 years and still no career. - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="RunningBear83 in Yucaipa, California"]Well the title pretty much says it all. I graduated at the top of my class, got laid off from the...

Almost Suicidal

Updated 21 hours ago

Getting Calls From Sponsored Ads on Indeed! - 1 Reply

And here's what they do: They post multiple sponsored ads; one for a software developer, another for a quality management director, an implementation...

Riot

Updated 1 day ago

Unemployed College Grad 5 Years Out - Need Advice - Only 3 years work experience...internships + PT gov't work - 1 Reply

First, I'd like to address your two self-identified issues. If you feel that your accent is really holding you back, have you considered seeing a...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 1 day ago

What should I do? - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in A State of Bliss"]The paralegals that post here (from big-city firms) talk about being overworked in environments which are...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 1 day ago

What career should I pursue? - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="kimahee7@yahoo.com in Newburgh, Indiana"]I am 26 years old and I never finished college but I am looking to go back and get my degree. I...

Tiffiney O

Updated 1 day ago

Completely discouraged and beyond frustrated... - 10 Replies

[QUOTE who="xboxer in Tucson, Arizona"]Why do people think it's the resume? I'm sure the resume is good. It's the lack of jobs. Most of the jobs...

xboxer

Updated 1 day ago

"you should have got a worthwhile college Degree" - 28 Replies

[QUOTE who="neutral in Ontario"]A side effect of all the BS in academia is a massive ecosystem of BS on the fringes of the business world. I'm...

Daniel Lomartra

Updated 1 day ago

Unemployed College Grad Needs Advice - 85 Replies

Forget tips! My friend you need solutions now! Check out www.letseatgrandma.com. They will write you a professional resume or cover letter for...

AndyRising

Updated 1 day ago

Job hunting input - fellow analysts unite! - 4 Replies

I've never been in sales but I can respond to your first question: Anytime you have a resume online where people can see it (and search for it),...

Ted Knight

Updated 2 days ago

Do professional recruiters waste your time? Do they post non-existent jobs? - 143 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bynddrvn in Boston, Massachusetts"]I really hate recruiters. Against my better judgement I went on an interview for a recruiter and I...

Ms Doppelganger

Updated 2 days ago

Working while pursuing a bachelors - 21 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cloudsx in Michigan"]You're majoring in public affairs? I hate to break this to you but cut your losses and leave school immediately...

College Grad22

Updated 3 days ago

College graduate trying to get out of retail. - 9 Replies

Well it sounds like living in South Dakota isn't something you want to do for the long-term, and if it were me, I would probably put all my energy...

lurch61390

Updated 3 days ago

Should I attend college or work my way up in road construction? - 8 Replies

Sad but true, my mom was like that when I first taught her how to use a computer.

neutral

Updated 3 days ago

How to get into financial/economic research, analysis, reporting, underwriting, etc... position - 6 Replies

An academic career is not an easy route either. A lot of people spend years on a PhD, just to end up in very low paid contract-to-contract positions...

curious

Updated 3 days ago

going to grad school! - 3 Replies

I've also been looking into MSW, is the pay treally as bad as they say in that field? Just curious

Susie in Houston

Updated 3 days ago

Have master's degree, can't find work, return to grad school for another degree? - 77 Replies

Thank you for the encouragement.

NotMyTimeYet

Updated 3 days ago

Help with a bad boss!! - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Mylene00 in Concord, North Carolina"]Quit? Call HR? Call corporate? Lay low until I can find something new? Confront her?[/QUOTE] L...

Duck!

Updated 3 days ago

new job smoke and mirrors - 1 Reply

I’m not in education, but I do work as a middle manager in a social service agency so can relate to what you’re going through. Middle management is a...

letthemeatcake

Updated 3 days ago

No commission after f/t conversion? huh? - 1 Reply

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TartBertha

Updated 3 days ago

Education/ Work advice - 2 Replies

@Extremely Frustrated in NYC: I feel your pain. I majored in a far less lucrative field than you (my major was music), and I had to work the whole...

Calfornian

Updated 3 days ago

Wait until employers get a hold of this. - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]If they found out that my sister was taking Prozac, that would be the end of her career. She works...

beable1

Updated 3 days ago

Searching For A Job in 2014 - What Hard Truths Have You Learned? - 207 Replies

Its really tough out there right now in Corporate America , they say the job market was getting better but that is so far from the truth. There are...

Riot

Updated 4 days ago

What would need to happen to turn the tide? - 95 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ms Doppelganger in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"] Why does no one talk about lowering the cost of living?[/QUOTE] I'm admittedly...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 4 days ago

Resigning this week - delivering the news to an awful boss - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="neutral in Ontario"]Yes, I am glad to be getting out of there! I just think it would be torture to be forced to serve out a 6 week notice...

Ms Doppelganger

Updated 4 days ago

Need advice - 11 Replies

Do you happen to know anyone who works in that area that you can split traveling expenses with? Perhaps you could look into a car pooling service?

Sarah Shoemaker

Updated 4 days ago

Should I assume I've been passed up for this job? I'm going INSANE. - 16 Replies

Just follow up with a phone call too, emails will only go so far. However, I understand your situation. Im 22 years old and graduated from college as...

Sarah Shoemaker

Updated 4 days ago

Should I email him again? - 8 Replies

Your best bet would be to call. Email can and will only go so far. Besdies, if you were to call they might acknowledge that and move you up on their...

Meredith

Updated 4 days ago

Any advice on career options - left nursing school? - 7 Replies

Your parents mean well, I'm sure, but I disagree with their advice for you to pursue a bachelor's degree, unless this is truly what you feel is...

Meredith

Updated 4 days ago

interviewing for a new job, worried about current (hostile) employer - 13 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kneller in Coventry, Connecticut"]I don't want to put on an application that they can't contact my current employer as that looks shady...

Meredith

Updated 4 days ago

Salary discussion went south during interview due to inappropriate question - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="xboxer in Tucson, Arizona"] The person who names the dollar amount first loses.[/QUOTE] This.

Meredith

Updated 4 days ago

Customer Service, how do I get out of this black hole? - 15 Replies

**I mean to say I'm more open to opportunities OUTSIDE of what my original career was going to be. I left my original plan to be what I studied in...

JC!

Updated 4 days ago

Advice for asking for a raise? - 4 Replies

This might help you. http://www.resume4dummies.com/right-approach-in-requesting-a-salary-raise/

christopher_k

Updated 4 days ago

Two different degrees, varied experience...what am I qualified to do? - 1 Reply

I realized a few more details might help clarify things: I know the degrees thing is weird—I had played music for years and originally wanted to...

Frizz

Updated 4 days ago

Tired of Scams!! - 105 Replies

So I found a job on Total Jobs/Indeed for "Event Assistant", it sounded alright, didn't think i'd get anything because it was 22k+ and i've not had...

Tina

Updated 4 days ago

References during interview - 31 Replies

[QUOTE who="Bluetea in Texas"]Trust me. My niece use to work at a Starbucks. They sit there all day long sucking on the free Wi-Fi, trying to be...

neutral

Updated 4 days ago

The hiring manager said he sent my resume to HR, what does that mean? - 3 Replies

The procedure can usually be circumvented to get around HR, but the point here is that the hiring manager himself asked you to follow the HR...

2ndsight

Updated 5 days ago

How Taleo carefully recruits HR departments into it's war machine against the unemployed. - 3 Replies

I want to know how I can see the end result of my information from Taleo to see if I'm even getting through to the employers?

NotMyTimeYet

Updated 5 days ago

Frustrated engineers, is my boyfriend the only one? - 72 Replies

[QUOTE who="GeneSu in Somerset, New Jersey"]That's really mean. But yes, I did have problems and I'm not going into them in detail. I...

Former Operations Manager for a Big Bank

Updated 5 days ago

I can't find a job with a college degree and plenty of experience - 131 Replies

Jyo ... I know how you feel. You spend time, money, and effort in a chosen profession to gain experience and obtain a degree, then are told that it's...

leynad272

Updated 5 days ago

22 and I've never been employed. What can I do? - 6 Replies

Try temp agencies, go to the shopping malls and apply for their janitorial positions. Most department stores are hiring now and most train you....

Indeed!

Anyone try using Careerexcuse.com to pad your resume and get references?

Employers say they don't like gaps in work history. Careerexcuse.com site offers to repair and rewrite and provide phone references from a 'real'...

neutral

Updated 6 days ago

Should I be worried that my contract isn't ready? - 2 Replies

This is a mid-level job in the financial industry. I am not looking hard for anything else as I already have a job and positions are drying up...

ALE FEFO

Updated 6 days ago

HELP!!!! Interview, references, awesome email... should i get excited for the job?? - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio"]It's great to be excited about a possible job. It heartbreaking when that perfect job doesn't...

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