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BetterLuck in Troy, New York

Updated 5 days ago

How Long Should I Stay? - 4 Replies

Hello, First time poster. I've been with my current company for almost 4-years and was recently passed over for a promotion. I met with our...

youdontkillmoney in Los Angeles, California

Updated 5 days ago

What kind of college degree someone should get? - 3 Replies

In the Good U.S. of A., as of late, gas prices are up. This is the surest sign that consumption is up and that the national economy is improving....

uptoyou in providence, Rhode Island

Updated 5 days ago

Why do you want to work here?? - 4 Replies

I dread answering this question every time it's asked and think your answer to this question can really make or break your chances of getting hired....

Leeann66 in Ontario

Updated 6 days ago

Interview tomorrow need advice - would appreciate feedback!!!! - 12 Replies

I have an interview at 3 tomorrow. When I went for other interviews in June, I told HR the truth about why I left a job and it backfired on me. I...

SeskaSierra in Somerville, Tennessee

Updated 6 days ago

Urgent Advice for fellow Long-term Unemployed. - 26 Replies

Everyone who has been suffering through long-term unemployment due to the recession, including factors of discrimination from gap of employment and a...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 6 days ago

Ya hoo, 288000 jobs created! But wait, there's more to the store the news isn't telling - 11 Replies

My local news touted a great uptick in jobs in June. Not a word more, so I decided to look it up online (since we can believe everything on the...

BetterLuck in Troy, New York

Updated 7 days ago

Underemployed millennial looking for some career advice - 3 Replies

So here's my situation: I have an undergraduate degree from NYU. It's in a totally useless liberal arts field. I graduated somewhere south of...

BetterLuck in Troy, New York

Updated 7 days ago

Hard to Get McJob? - 12 Replies

Is it hard to get a job at MacDonald's? I'm just curious. Are there online assessment tests for MacD's? People always say that MacD's hires 'mentally...

inbetween in Austin, Texas

Updated 7 days ago

Does this seem like a legit job? - 12 Replies

I'm fairly new to job boards and this ad stood out to me. I want to take it up if an offer is made but I wanted some outside input. ------ EXPERIENC...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 7 days ago

1 week since phone interview. Is it time to move on? - 4 Replies

Last Wednesday, I had a Phone Interview with Company X's recruiter, lasting about 15 minutes. Basic questions such as tell me about yourself, where...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 7 days ago

Pointless Required Questions - 3 Replies

Here's a question I was required to answer on an online application: 1. We want to provide the highest quality care in the industry and to do so,...

youdontkillmoney in Los Angeles, California

Updated 7 days ago

Graduate School Advice? - 3 Replies

Suze Orman advises people not to go to graduate school just because they don't know what to do or because they cannot get a job. She cautions about...

Duck! in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 7 days ago

Depression and job searching - 3 Replies

I've never had a real job in my life. I've done temporary things here and there over the past 3 years but I can't seem to get employed by anyone....

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 8 days ago

The Curse of Taleo? - 578 Replies

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

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 8 days ago

Lost Souls - 4 Replies

Everyone is so lost these days, can't get a decent job without....what, what is it that they want. Time was you graduated HS and you went to work or...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 8 days ago

Snaphire? - 2 Replies

All zoos, aquariums, and museums use snaphire.com, at least the ones in my area. Snaphire is a jobsite from H---. Extremely long and laborious...

jobseeker in Tennessee

Updated 8 days ago

hiring practices - 2 Replies

So I have a question. I had an onsite interview almost a month ago. This was after two phone interviews with hiring manager that lasted 1.5 hrs. I...

NikonCameraChicFan in Broward County, Florida

Updated 8 days ago

At what point do you stop believing you will never find a job? - 170 Replies

Everyday it is the same ole routine. Turn on the computer look for jobs, see the same ones posted and know not to apply, look out the window, the...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 8 days ago

Education/School Requirements - 13 Replies

When I got my Psychology B.A. 2005, none of the teachers told us we'd need at least a Master's to get a job. We were told we'd need Phd to teach...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 8 days ago

Low self esteem - 33 Replies

After working for the same company for 18 years and then being made redundant has knocks my self esteem. Now having been out of work for a year...

Kate_outta_kontrol in deep in the heart of, Texas

Updated 8 days ago

Fastfood jobs as stopgaps - 22 Replies

9 months out of work, and I've noticed that I need to explain my unemployment. I've heard that having any job is more attractive to employers than...

youdontkillmoney in San Pedro, California

Updated 8 days ago

I probably failed my interview, right? - 2 Replies

Last Wednesday, I had a Phone Interview with Company X's recruiter, lasting about 15 minutes. Basic questions such as tell me about yourself, where...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 8 days ago

Considering how - 18 Replies

the job market is, and how it affects those trying to get one (it takes its toll after a short while), the "shrink" business must be booming by now. ...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 8 days ago

I never hear back after applying online why is that - 13 Replies

i applied to my first job at 15 and I never heard anything back. It was to a fast food and i never heard anything. I thought maybe i was too young. I...

Shinta in Bogor, Indonesia

How to change career from Programmer to Sales (Non-IT) ?

I want to change my career from Programmer to Sales (Non-IT), how can I do it? ex. how I write my resume? Please help. Thanks

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 9 days ago

Training Specialist- call center - 1 Reply

Hi. Do any of you have any experience with call center work? I currently work as a corporate learning and development specialist in the...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Countries w/ Cheaper Cost of Living?

I'm wondering if there's any place on this Earth left to go to just escape from all of the pressures? In other countries, cost of living is much...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 9 days ago

Careers for people who "don't like people" - 679 Replies

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...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 9 days ago

Depressed math major can't find job - 4 Replies

It's been about two weeks since I graduated and I've become horribly depressed. The more I look at jobs out there, the more I get depressed because I...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 9 days ago

need advice what to do - 1 Reply

recently I found a job where I was told to go only after two weeks. The owner runs her own company and I think has little exp in hiring. If I were...

ray in Savigliano, Italy

changing field from electrical to biomedical/biomechanical

Hello everyone, I have graduated in Electrical Engineering in 2012. I had an excellent GPA. I liked my studies as well. But I started my masters...

chrissyb5 in Woodmere, New York

Updated 9 days ago

What was behind this action? - 3 Replies

I was recently interviewed by a College for a clerical job for which I am overqualified. When I finally heard back it was you did not get the job but...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 9 days ago

Getting a Job=Impossible Dream - 17 Replies

When did getting any kind of job at all in the USA become the impossible dream? Especially for a college graduate? I fell for the line that...

TheBookOfJac in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 9 days ago

Considering - 7 Replies

how RAMPANT age discrimination IS out there, how are YOU dealing with it and financially supporting yourself? (This is meant for those "over 50"...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 9 days ago

Is it normal for company recruiters to ignore you? - 6 Replies

I applied to an entry-level position at a fortune 100 company. One of their recruiters soon emailed me and asked me to complete a pre-recorded webcam...

TheBookOfJac in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 9 days ago

Desperate for a Career & Industry Change. Advice Needed - 3 Replies

Hi, folks. For the past 10 years, I've worked as a tech writer and editor in the oil & gas industry. My area of gifting is in creative writing but...

TheBookOfJac in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 9 days ago

Recruiter Called But Didn't Leave Message. Do I Call Back? - 2 Replies

Last week I was invited by company A's recruiter to have a pre-recorded webcam interview. I finished it this weekend and I was told that the on-sight...

Average HR Guy in Minnesota

Updated 9 days ago

What are you thoughts on the employment figures. - 5 Replies

Ok, so someone or some entity is lying. All of these "jobs" being posted on job boards, yet no one can seem to find work. Are these posted jobs even...

Average HR Guy in Minnesota

Updated 9 days ago

Have you ever got fired for a big mistake at work? - 8 Replies

Help! I'm freaking out on the inside and in afraid I will get fired. I've been here almost 6 months and it's my first real office job (in HR). So far...

Joe in Monticello, New York

Updated 9 days ago

Maid Service Jobs? - 6 Replies

Why can't I get a job working as a maid/cleaning lady? Do they all require 'experience'? Have B.A. in Psychology. I know it's all worthless...

Mark Andrews in San Diego, California

Updated 10 days ago

23 looking for a career not a job - 11 Replies

Well ill keep this short and sweet. I'm 23 still at home and need to get out. I have a friend In the police academy I'll be rooming with soon. I've...

Eva 14 in San Francisco, California

Updated 10 days ago

Did I Fail My Phone Interview? - 9 Replies

This past Wednesday, I had a Phone Interview with a company recruiter lasting about 15 minutes. Basic questions such as tell me about yourself, where...

san786 in Sydney, Australia

need advice -what to do?

recently I found a job where I was told to go only after two weeks. The owner runs her own company and I think has little exp in hiring. If I were...

Jury 14 in Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 10 days ago

Unemployed for over a year, almost two years total since graduation - 12 Replies

First of all, yes, I did pursue a bachelor's degree in Psychology. Many students call it "the major for people that don't know what to do," and many...

Jury 14 in Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 10 days ago

Volunteering to Get Work? - 31 Replies

I've been trying to get any sort of job at all for months now, and can't even get an interview. I have B.A. in Psychology. I know the job market...

ThereISstillHope in Davis, California

Updated 10 days ago

Finding a Job in IS&T - 1 Reply

I've been trying to find a position in information technology for quite some time, with no luck. I graduated with a bachelor of science in management...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 10 days ago

Jumping hoops with no offer yet - 11 Replies

So I have this position that I really want, but they have certain requirements that must be met before hiring. One of which is changing my ins policy...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 10 days ago

Do you have any job hunting tips (for a first job)? - 3 Replies

It's not as easy to get a first job as many think. Many places get so many applications that you have to stick out. How do you stick out? What's the...

Globe Bunny in Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Interested in a career change to Video Editing

I am now in the position of determining if I want to stay in the same job I am in which is online internet marketing or change to another...

kateleyn in Glen Burnie, Maryland

Updated 10 days ago

HR lady doesn't try to call my references - 10 Replies

Idk if it's anything personal towards me but the HR lady at a job whose offer I have accepted rarely tries to keep in touch. On Thursday (2weeks...

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