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LindaM

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Company > Epic Systems

Negotiating Salary at Epic

I would at this point accept the offer. You can keep looking for work once you secure this position. This will put you even more desireable to other employers. (better salary ...

10 months ago
General > Career Advice

Finding Employment is impossible.

[QUOTE who="durandal in Vancouver, Washington"]Hi,

I have been unemployed since November 11, 2011. I am 21. I had a great job right out of high school, and just as ...

10 months ago
Company > Manpower

Manpower Polices

Interesting...Here is an idea, I do not know if it will wash or not it might. First, get a solid offer from the company you are doing temporary work at now. Don't forget a SOLID ...

21 months ago
General > Career Advice

I'm 32 and don't know what to do!

I think, in your given situation temp work would be a way to find a fit for yourself. You are still on the young side so when this econony improves at bit, you are on the top of ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Im going to slap the next person that says...............to me!

[QUOTE who="Alice3 in Dunwoody, Georgia"]Lets face it people say dumb things to someone unemployed. One of many..... What doesnt kill us makes us stronger. Lets hear some ...

2 years ago
Job > Social Work Case Manager

Finding a new job in your 50's

For starters, leave the grad year off the resume. Good Luck!

2 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

[QUOTE who="anonymous in Glendora, California"]Hello all of you 50'ish people, remember this: you are only as old as you feel! I am in there too, and we are what they call ...

5 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Admin. running personal errands

[QUOTE who="in tune also in Savannah, Georgia"]In Tune in Maryland is correct. You need to make sure that you are not absorbing the real cost of performing these functions ...

5 years ago
Company > Home Instead Senior Care

Anyone Over 50+ who landed a job? do tell

Anyone over 50+ hired on at any company recently? You can be an inspiration to many of us. Please share your story.

5 years ago
Job > Accounting Clerk

Aspects for any Accounting Clerk position.

[QUOTE who="harrisr07 in Cincinnati, Ohio"]What are interesting aspects of this position?
What are dull or stressful aspects of this position?
What are ...

5 years ago
City > Atlanta, Georgia

seeking employment

With persistance, hopefully, you will land something, even if it is temporary. 32 is a good age.

5 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Escaping the Female Ghetto that is Administrative Work

[QUOTE who="LindaM in Barrington, Illinois"]Its like we are all on the Titanic. What a happy thought![/QUOTE]

I keep forgetting to hit the reply button. LOL

5 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Escaping the Female Ghetto that is Administrative Work

[QUOTE who="28 yrs of that stuff - a great title!"]After working in this field for years and being especially a great typist - I now have Carpal,Fibro,IBS w/Const,Cervical ...

5 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Escaping the Female Ghetto that is Administrative Work

After working in this field for years and being especially a great typist - I now have Carpal,Fibro,IBS w/Const,Cervical muscle spasms, numerous disc problems - Osteoa, etc.

5 years ago
Job > Truck Driver

FAILED PREEMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN!!!

[QUOTE who="Draker in Chilliwack, British Columbia"]I have been a professional driver for 14 years I have racked up over 1.5 million miles I have taken many DOT Drug ...

5 years ago
Company > Aerotek Scientific

Aerotek And Caremark Very Bad Companys

Sunshine, it sounds like you have a very crappy boss. (I hope I am not tossed off these boards for the word I used. But 2 years and nothing is said to you, you are presumably ...

5 years ago
General > Resume Tips

Are most people's resumes just bad?

[QUOTE who="David in Carlsbad, California"]I'm a recent graduate trying to find an accounting job. I do agree that many resumes I've seen look like garbage, but the more ...

6 years ago
Job > Dental Assistant

bad dentist

There are scam artists everywhere. You just can never be too careful. Take Care.

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Job Market

This situation bites!

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Job Market

I like coming to this forum to chat up with people about my searches and such.

It gives me a sense of comradery so to speak.

I am also over 50 and am faced with the ...

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Why is it hard for military veterans to find a job?

I do not know a whole lot about the military, but all I can say is keep trying and keep the faith. You have only been out of work since October, which really is not a very long ...

6 years ago
General > Resume Tips

Stay at Home Mom Needs Resume Tips for Returning to Work

I think you stay at home mothers are terrific!

Just my 2 cents worth.

Thank you for all that you do!

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Finding work after being unemployed going four months

It may take the agency a little longer to find a good fit for you. When they do, they will contact you to see what you think. 40 is not too old, either.

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Gotta see THIS Ad for administrative Assistant

This is a joke. Unbelievable. $6-10 dollars an hour. Hey due to the tight economy, they can probably get away with it, too.

6 years ago
Company > Hyatt

how can I get in with a felony

To the person whos daughter had her check cashed when the boyfriend said he would not--And I know its too little, too late, but she should have stopped payment on her check when ...

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Finding work after being unemployed going four months

You have to wait to get a good interview, one that you feel confident and sure about. Ignore these ignoramus' (sp) that you mentioned. They are a waste of time and like you ...

6 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

(young) is my "reading between the lines" of what was told to me.

6 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

Just to let everyone know, they are letting me go because they decided they want a different personality type (young)

6 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

They will never tell you why they are letting you go--not the real reason anyway. I wish this employment situation-especially for those of us over 50--would be less scary. One ...

6 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

I am being replaced by 2 full timers. And no they would never tell you your too old to your face! But still 2 full timers to take the place of 1 employee? It seems cheaper to ...

6 years ago
Company > OfficeTeam

Getting hire after 50+_

Here is a situation I need to rant about. Employer you are working for decides to eliminate you. A decision that is made. In the beginnng of employment they were more than ...

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Finding work after being unemployed going four months

When I feel discouraged, I often think about this woman I worked with a few years back. "Hilda" was on her own and 63 years old. She decided to leave the company we were ...

6 years ago
Job > Administrative Assistant

Finding work after being unemployed going four months

When I feel discouraged, I often think about this woman I worked with a few years back. "Hilda" was on her own and 63 years old. She decided to leave the company we were ...

6 years ago