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Thecareerking.com

Name:

David Crays

Website/Blog:

http://Thecareerking.com

Bio:

Former CFO and Executive Recruiter. Currently write about careers on Examiner.com/national David Crays and my website blog.

Interests:

Golf, college football

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (13)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Social Worker

Social work or accounting?

You are most welcome.

The world needs more people like you! ;)

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

What Should I DO???

NO ONE can answer this for you. Only you can.

However, you spent the time and money to get the degree / certificate, so why stop now if the school district will let you get ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Emails from Temp Agencies

[QUOTE who="coloradounemployed in Fort Collins, Colorado"]Good morning all-

My job was eliminated due to corporate restructuring about 2 weeks ago. Fun huh?

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Boss is Running a Circus - I Prefer to Run a Well-Oiled Machine - What to Do?

What no one has focused on is the business is down 5%. Trust me the district is paying attention to it. The accountants are looking at same store sales in corporate and the ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Discussing other pending interviews during interview

[QUOTE who="HelloJ in NY, New York"]Well I thought it would work in my favor to say yes, but it backfired.

"Looks like (XXX) is going to pass on you this time ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Discussing other pending interviews during interview

[QUOTE who="jenab in Austin, Texas"]Exactly.

I've been working with a recruiter for a contract gig for about three weeks. She was assertive about confirming I was ...

2 years ago
General > Job Interviews

How do you respond when told application put on hold?

[QUOTE who="DM in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma"]The same sort of thing has happened to me twice in the past year or so. One of those times, though, after completing a grueling ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Salary Expectations Not Disclosed by Employer

[QUOTE who="99anonymous in Saint Paul, Minnesota"]I recently participated in a phone interview with a potential employer. The company had requested that I meet with them ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Salary Expectations Not Disclosed by Employer

[QUOTE who="Joe Gagill in Monticello, New York"]Most employers won't share salary info until late in the interview process and until your one of the finalists.

The ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Personal Marketing Firm- Paying a Recruiter to find you a job. Scam or real deal?

In response to the OP of this thread:

NEVER EVER PAY A RECRUITER. They should be paid by the employer.

Most of these firms are run by former recruiters who ...

2 years ago
Job > Social Worker

Social work or accounting?

I studied accounting at Texas Austin and got my CPA. Most accountants like their jobs, but they all aspire to rise up the ranks and get into the more interesting aspects of the ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

What career path should I go down?

Earning that amount is not that hard. At your age you won't have a problem finding a decent job - you need to discover what you love.

If it is real estate, look into ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

No interest in my degree, career change?

Your question states you want to have Lucrative, but you don't define it. You also don't clear up when you want to start family and how. Is it kids or wife too?

If you are ...

2 years ago