I got fired

I worked at an automotive service dealership for almost 3 years. I actually knew the owner of the company. So the service manager decided to quote on quote let me go with no explanation whatsoever. I've busted my behind for that place and went above and beyond and they all know it. The main reason I got was we're moving to a larger office and we're deciding what employees were taking with us and unfortunately you're not one of them. Now I've been…

This may seem harsh, but it is time to stop feeling sorry for yourself. Pull yourself back up, dust yourself off, and keep it…

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If the government shutdown affects your job…

If you or someone you know has been impacted by the government shutdown you are not alone. An estimated 800,000 federal workers are also affected by the shutdown, but we are here to help! Not sure what the government shutdown is? You can read more about it here and here.

If you are not impacted directly by the government shutdown, please feel free to leave some words of advice or encouragement for those who are.

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To me I believe Government shutdawn is not showndwan as retrench ,so is for a while .except if they refused to pay workers. But if…

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My advice to people interested in working at #SafeliteAutoGlass as a #GlassMedic ...

It's a competitive place to work. It's a place that you want to belong to. Management takes care of its employees, and there's just this sense of pride to be a technician and to produce results as an individual. If anyone has what it takes to work there, don't waste time go for it.

I'm going to differ with you bud. The management is not worried about you. They coach people into saying things so the company…

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Mechanic trainee

I'm currently trying to switch course in my life. I love working on cars and I want to be a mechanic.

Thats great Jason Snyder , are you training for your certifications now?

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23 years a professional in the auto industry

I’ve been reading these posts and looking for a job in the auto industry I’ve sold cars finance management to owned my own dealership took a break cause of my strokes and divorce tried to get back in and was told I have way to much experience, that’s not my fault I got in the business out of college worked my way to the top, to 20 in the nation for bmw sales professional council to where I can’t even get a job as a porter makes me angry…

Hi Tom Churchill ! The reason could be that the employer feared that you would accept the offer and then leave soon after if you…

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Ashley Wilson
Thank you for your advice, I am a very humble guy who always puts god first and in my interviews they can probably…

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What I loved working at #MundayChevrolet/Mazda

I loved my Supervisors and co-workers and the benefits.

Hi Terry! That's wonderful! What advice do you have for people who want to work there?

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Arlee

I lost my job a month ago I'm 64 and its been over 25 years that I've had to look for a job obviously I'm not in as good shape as I was back then things have changed a lot I'm not overly educated but I still have many skills I've been a rigger and truck driver for the last 20 yrs I had an automotive machine shop before that I can still build engines and run lathes boring bars mills crankshaft grinders I specialized in cyl.heads I am probably…

Hi Arlee Bates - I am so sorry to hear about your struggles in the job search. There are plenty of other people in their sixties…

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I made working for #SafeliteAutoGlass a good experience by

It was an awesome experience. I learnt a new trade as a glass medic and took it to another level. I paid a lot of attention to the procedure of glass repair, and in the process devised my own short cut which was not only safe, but very efficient and effective. I even developed an idea of an invention to help in glass repair. If I could find a sponsor, I could work with them to develop a small machine to compliment the current ones on the market…

Mechanic

I have been a dairy farmer all my life.the last 3years I was on my own. Do too the terrible dairy industry price I had to quit. I've been a truck mechanic 12yrs. Looking for something different to do.

Hi Jay Simeral , the Rural King location in St. Clairsville, OH needs a Repair Shop Mechanic. Do you have a resume that outlines…

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25 years experience mopar level 3 looking for work in southeast.

7 years with Chrysler, (level 3), 8 years with GM, 5 years high volume pre owned dealership, and 5 years with tire kingdom starting in 1994. Looking to move from Florida to North Georgia, Tennessee, or North Carolina. What's good out there?

Car Detailer Specialist

At first I thought i was just settling for anything that got me a paycheck. To my surprise it was hard work and competition. I love competition so I fell in love with my customers, the cars ,trucks,etc.....I am now one of the best detailers in Haskell TX.

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Hi Irmalinda! I'm so glad! What advice do you have for people who want to be a car detailer?

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