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shannanigans11

Rellocating to Another City When Broke?

I am considering moving to Columbus, OH from Portland, OR. I graduated with a BA in international development in 2015 but have struggled to find and...

hrdirector

Updated 10 hours ago

Job Hoax - 836 Replies

Hi everyone, I am a HR director and hiring manager and an easy way to spot these scams is if the hiring manager identifies themselves as either...

Greatheart

Updated 12 hours ago

Still interviewing more candidates - 40 Replies

[QUOTE who="Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio"]No, it does not mean you didn't get the job. They plan to interview everyone they think is a...

Helps 2B Lucky

Updated 16 hours ago

I paid for college, paid for resumes, paid for gas, use my time, and fill out applications I send my transcripts and what else - 5 Replies

what's your degree in?

TGPII

Updated 17 hours ago

Frustrated Job Seekers Rant Part III - 318 Replies

Just once I like to fill out an application and or send a company my resume. Then get an interview After the interview know if I got the job or...

Helps 2B Lucky

Updated 18 hours ago

How do I know my chances of getting the position i interviewed for - 5 Replies

I meant, " I don't look 'young' compared to a 30 year old." Most people think I'm in my 40s. But even over 40 is too old these days!

Jim (again)

Updated 19 hours ago

To Quit or Not to Quit - 5 Replies

Wow, so glad I posted. Some great input here from people in my age group. I appreciate it very much and thank you all for taking the time to respond....

TGPII

Updated 1 day ago

Hiring manager called the cops for applying - 55 Replies

[QUOTE who="Quan in Pottstown, Pennsylvania"]I recently applied to a job on indeed, and sent a follow up email a few days later. About a week passed...

TGPII

Updated 1 day ago

Potential Employees told to be professional, so why are Potential Employers NOT professional? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada"]You'd have to go back in time 50 years for this.[/QUOTE] We need laws on this!

ElectionYear

Updated 2 days ago

If an interviewer says they'll probably be making decisions within the week, is that usually accurate? - 15 Replies

[QUOTE who="anonymous in New York, New York"]I had an interview on Monday, and I'm wondering if I can realistically expect to hear back by the end of...

still retired

Updated 2 days ago

HR sucks - 18 Replies

[QUOTE who="Calfornian in Hayward, California"]For now. There's lots of rumbling about how pensions are underfunded. The pensions won't go away but...

Anonymous

Excel Prove-It Test

I recently took the Excel Prove-Test and had difficulty with question 11, selecting cells. When I tried to drag the cells I wanted selected, it...

blessedandhappy

Updated 4 days ago

Top 5 things you never say to someone who is unemployed or job hunting!: - 40 Replies

sighmaster I find it comical how uptoyou was rude in this thread, yet he did not have a comeback for Nick or Quan in the thread about the cops being...

LL

Updated 5 days ago

Has anyone here ever used proveit.com - 103 Replies

Good support! very handy!

Lol

Updated 5 days ago

Things interviewers say that let's you know you won't get an offer - 288 Replies

Just assume you are not getting the job until you sign a contract. Until you sign the contract literally anything can happen. To victoriuh, why...

Rachelr917

Updated 6 days ago

Strangesthe interview I've ever... - 5 Replies

Thank you, trying to help, they werent HR. One was manager and one a would be coworker. I like the job it sounds more interesting than some of the...

Tracey in Westerville, Ohio

Updated 6 days ago

Why do staffing firms waste money posting Fake Ads? - 166 Replies

Hey Office Team, Staffing Now and all others who post countless ads online. WHY? It just wastes my time sifting through the junk. It isn't free to...

Megan in Mountain View, California

Updated 6 days ago

Answering the question "Tell me about yourself" - 8 Replies

I'm trying to prepare for a phone interview and I've beem stuck on the question "Tell me about yourself" I tried answering lioe this..... My name is...

Helps 2B Lucky in Amsterdam, New York

Updated 6 days ago

Thank you letter mistake - 33 Replies

Today I followed up an interview with a thank you letter, to be quick I just pulled a previous email sent and changed a few things to forward on to...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 6 days ago

HR replied you didn't did bad, manager really like you. But never heard back, is there still hope? - 1 Reply

I was interviewed in an IT company in Sep 1st. I did a technical test during the interview which I felt I didn't perform really well. Then I explain...

SDL in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Updated 7 days ago

They cancelled my interview the night before because position has been filled?!? - 111 Replies

I am beyond irate right now. How common is this? I got an interview through a referral. The interview was supposed to be tomorrow morning and we...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 7 days ago

Waiting for contact - 1 Reply

Another day, another disappointingly empty email inbox. I interviewed with Sprint wireless about three weeks ago. Not long after I completed my...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 8 days ago

I'm confused! (Sorry for the long description in advance) - 3 Replies

So, I recently graduated from college with a biology degree. I have like year of office/customer service experience and almost 4 years of laboratory...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 8 days ago

Current Company Not Doing Well... Mention in Interview or Not? - 10 Replies

Hey, I have an upcoming interview for a new job. I'm currently employed and have been at the same company for 6 years. One of my main reasons...

Margaret in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 8 days ago

JOB HOAX!!!!! Data Entry position - 9 Replies

I applied for a data entry job and received this email: Dear Applicant, We wish to inform you that your resume has been reviewed by the...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 8 days ago

Interviews you're getting vs. applications you're sending - 17 Replies

How many interviews are you getting compared to how many applications/resumes you've sent? I'm looking for real numbers from real people, not "you...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 8 days ago

Anyone else tired of rude employers during interviews? - 477 Replies

The woman conducting my interview today was so rude and unprofessional. When she came to get me she called me by the wrong name. Her tone when...

Smooth2609 in Garland, Texas

Job offer

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Kim in Garland, Texas

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Kim in Garland, Texas

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Kim in Garland, Texas

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AM Dayton Ohio in Dayton, Ohio

Updated 8 days ago

frito-lay hiring process - 152 Replies

Hello, well I just got back from my first interview with Frito-Lay. I have heard its a pretty intense hiring process, however the first interview...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 8 days ago

Human-Voiced Resumes - 7 Replies

Have you ever used a "human-voiced" resume to apply for a job? If so, has it ever managed to get you a phone screener interview? And did you...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 8 days ago

Resume Gap - 2 Replies

Hello, I am a recent college grad and my internship is coming to a close at the end of the month. Hypothetically if I cannot get an entry level...

isthisaninterview in New York

Updated 9 days ago

Internal Interview? - 2 Replies

Hello, I emailed a manager about some jobs available in a few months in his organization (internally, different department and location but still...

Anonymous in Pelham, New York

Resume Gap

Hello, I am a recent college grad and my internship is coming to a close at the end of the month. Hypothetically if I cannot get an entry level...

Helps 2B Lucky in Troy, New York

Updated 12 days ago

Frustrated Underemployed Rant Part II - 31 Replies

Are you underpaid, struggling to make ends meet, looked down on, and disrespected despite your education, skills and work experience? Let it all out...

Applicant in San Jose, California

Updated 12 days ago

View/Edit Submission | Withdraw - 4 Replies

What do these mean exactly? 1. View/Edit Submission | Withdraw 2. View Submission | Withdraw 3. View Submission Since I know that most people...

Hannah Larsson in Boston, Massachusetts

HR Mgr contacted me about job opening. Silent ever since lol.

Hi everyone, I was having lunch when a familiar number was calling me. I picked up and it was a HR manager I dealt with a few months back for a...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 12 days ago

I have made a mistake in scheduling a phone interview, what should I do? - 1 Reply

I replied the hiring manager my availabilities for a telephone interview and the set of questions that he asked me to answer. Later, I found out the...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 12 days ago

Moving cross country for a career - 3 Replies

Hello, I'm looking to make a move across the country for a new career opportunity. How should I be addressing this in my cover letter or interview?...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 12 days ago

12 job interviews but no job offers - 247 Replies

In the last 9 months of job searching I have had 12 different interviews, but zero job offers. Most of the interviews seem to go really well and the...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 13 days ago

How long should I wait after a second interview before giving up? - 15 Replies

Hi! So, I tend to be an over analytical person, but I'm wondering if these signs point towards not getting the job offer.... 1. Had a phone...

Kc2007 in Hinesville, Georgia

Job status update

status update saying.. Ready for work ... What does that mean?

Sillyheart in Huntington Beach, California

Updated 15 days ago

Employers reposting jobs after weeks of interviews - 71 Replies

I can accept I may not have been the best candidate for the jobs I have interviewed at recently, but every place I have interviewed at has gone out...

uptoyou in providence, Rhode Island

Updated 15 days ago

Hiring Manager mentioned "Salary"... what is this? - 2 Replies

Hi guys I went for interview today... I'm not sure if everything went as expected. 1. Hiring manager asked my salary expectation... (My real...

RealWorld2 in Katy, Texas

Updated 15 days ago

Lack of professionalism in today's world - 10 Replies

I've been job hunting for a few months now, both from the employed and unemployed perspective and I must say that it has become a very ugly process....

RealWorld2 in Katy, Texas

Updated 15 days ago

Staffing company really do a good job? - 5 Replies

Really i see in many job websites a lot of position, i applied when i receive a call from there they asked me what i am looking for?after give all...

jssusi in sommerset, New Jersey

Updated 16 days ago

I HATE Almost All Job Interviews!!! - 177 Replies

I am getting so sick and tired of employers acting like you owe hem the world in interviews. If you don't kiss their tails during the process..forget...

Frustrated in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 19 days ago

Cover Letter Blunder - Post interview - 2 Replies

Hi guys, I've gotten myself in a little bit of a situation and would really appreciate any insight/words of wisdom from your experience. I had a...

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