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Jan in Portland

Name:

Jan in Portland

Bio:

Office and Facilities Management. Pursuing AA in Architectural Design

Interests:

Genealogy, Architectural Design/Drafting, Sewing, Cooking, Travel, Beading, bicycling and hiking

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (8)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Office Manager

Are office manager job opportunities growing or declining?

I've been looking to change jobs too. However, my position title is not Office Manager, but that's essentially what I do. I'm referred to as "Facilities Manager" but ...

4 years ago
Company > NIKE

Don't you find it funny that there aren't any discussions for such a large company???

[QUOTE who="jipsecat in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania"]I am attempting to get a job with Nike...any suggestions. So far, I have received the pre-interview questionarre and have ...

6 years ago
Company > NIKE

dress code for interviewing

[QUOTE who="bob in Portland, Oregon"]Well I did the interview and it was really lame. They didn't act interested in me, even from the get-go. I dressed in khakhis and a ...

6 years ago
Company > NIKE

dress code for interviewing

Normally I wouldn't deter someone from the suit and tie interview but at Nike, I would not recommend this. Banana Republic would probably be a good choice, or some other business ...

6 years ago
Company > Home Depot

Cry Babies

Dear MB,

I'm very sorry to hear about your situation. I'm over 40 myself and have already observed how "older" employees are passed over in the corporate world ...

6 years ago
Company > Home Depot

Cry Babies

...and why is it that most of the babies and whiners are functionally illiterate? Not to mention, the first to throw cheap, low-class insults at people who disagree with your opinion ...

6 years ago
Company > Home Depot

Getting fired.

[QUOTE who="Sascha"]I am going through this right now! I have been missing work and late to work by a few minutes do to morning sickness and now I might get fired. Doesn't ...

7 years ago
Company > AppleOne

employment agencies

I think what it comes down to when you're dealing with placement agencies is that you cannot rely on them solely to find employment. They are fine for filling in the gaps but even ...

7 years ago