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Robert A. Miller

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General > Career Advice

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

Ron has got to lose weight. He had an anuerysm last week. Needed emergency surgery.

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

If I'm so 'impressive' how come I can't get an interview?

[QUOTE who="toughtimes in Cortland, New York"]It is certainly tough times for a lot of people out there, myself included. I just have a few comments to add. I strongly ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

That's because they think that their farts don't stink.

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

That's because the think that their farts don't stink.

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

Sorry about the double post. Servers must be acting up

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

This is one of the many problems affecting the unemployed. It is plain out and out discrimination. But try to get any official agency to fight it. They won't, because the claim is ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

This is one of the many problems affecting the unemployed. It is plain out and out discrimination. But try to get any official agency to fight it. They won't, because the claim is ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

I'm not trying to brag it up or look down upon anyone else. I learned early on that is the worst thing to do. One of my better talents was talking to people, not down or up to them ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

This ia a first for me. I was fortunate enough to land an interview this week with a company. By the way, I was dumped twice this week already from other applications. I arrived at ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

And it will show up during an interview. Then that will get you disqualified again. Another kick in the backside. And when does it end?

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

Cutting 1000 jobs and cutting 1000 people are the same thing. It is called satisifying the shareholders, kissing a-- to Wall Street pension fund holders, and the CEO will get the ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

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

Another suck job today. On Tuesday, a person contacted me about a part time job, that I am easily qualified for. The person said an interview was in order fot today. A formal ...

2 years ago
Company > Sears

Sears Pay For Sales Associates

You are correct on two fronts. You must know your products. That will make you a better sales rep right from the start. The other is the customer coming into the store with a chip ...

2 years ago
Company > Sears

Sears Pay For Sales Associates

Contact an attorney, or your state dept. of labor. Sears will try to find a way to not pay you, as you are not in employment at Sears. Are you receiving unemployment compensation ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

How Do You Cope In Such A Bleak Employment Market?

They aren't even the last place to go. Except perhaps the PA Job Service. All they have are the jobs no one wants, or jobs that pay the least, or companies who subsist on ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

How Do You Cope In Such A Bleak Employment Market?

I refuse to use a temp agency or employment agencies. They don't give a f--k about matching you up for suitable employment. All they care about is getting them filled and doing a ...

2 years ago
Company > Sears

Sears Pay For Sales Associates

Eddie Lampert is a crook. No one in their right mind should be working for Sears/ K Mart. I did and got screwed. My son worked for Sears, and as soon as he got to full time status ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

How Do You Cope In Such A Bleak Employment Market?

Ask someone to get the report for you.

I was doing volunteer work, until the money ran out. It gets your mind off your troubles, until you realize that there are still ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

How Do You Cope In Such A Bleak Employment Market?

There is nothing on a background check. I even ran one on myself, thinking there was errant information that did not belong. All negative. The whole problem is that no one will ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

How Do You Cope In Such A Bleak Employment Market?

Try this on for size. I had an interview this past Thursday. The person offered me the job. I accepted. Today I received a notice that the offer was rescinded. This is not the ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

The Still Frustrated Job Seekers' Rants Forum

I recently heard a news article on the BBC radio from Great Britain. The article stated a recent engineering position. 24,500 applications were received. None were accepted. Reason ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Just post the Salary instead of asking!

I rarely report my former job salary, nor my salary expections, due to fluctations in market conditions and different demographics across the country. And I state this on my ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Just post the Salary instead of asking!

This is just a temporary stepping stone. After four of part time junk jobs, I had move to full time junk job. Bank book was empty.

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Just post the Salary instead of asking!

I am working for a company right now, as a stepping stone. I am now past the 90 day wait for health insurance. I think that if I took the insurance and the co pay, I would owe my ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

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

I can only add to everyones frustration. I had applied for a position. I received a phone interview. Was highly recommended for a face to face. A week before the interview, the job ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Reporting Job Search to Unemployment

Our legislators seem to think that it more important to have a job, even if it means you are going broke because you have to commute farther for a minimum wage job than to apply ...

3 years ago
Company > Sears

Sears Pay For Sales Associates

I was a former Sears Catalog employee when the catalog was discontinued in 1993. I went back to a dealer store in 2004. The level of incompetence was astounding. This is what ...

3 years ago