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Emily Burton

Company closing, mass layoffs.

The company that has been my home for over a year is closing unexpectedly.
This is what happened to the last company I worked for as well for almost 3 years. What is the best way to explain...

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Ashley R.

Hi Emily, I am so sorry to hear that! Just be honest when you are in an interview. Say you loved your job, but the company lost funding and had to close. I have said this many times in...

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Andrea Tryon

Having progress!!

I started looking intently for a job at the end of last month & posted my resume on this site. In 2 weeks applied to 7 jobs id be happy to get & enjoy doing. I Have had 3 virtual interviews...

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Peter Jukovsky

Deemphasizing most current job on resume.

I was laid off from my job of seventeen years three years ago. My experience at the company was in Mailroom Operations, then Purchasing. Since then, I worked ten months in a temporary...

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Kimberly Reed

You should keep the mailroom positions on the resume, it shows your willingness to adapt and be open to new opportunities

Peter Jukovsky

Thank you.

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What are my options to get my back pay?

My company is on the verge of bankruptcy. Between back pay, bonus due and expenses, I'm owed about $12,000. I keep getting promises to get payed but promises don't pay the bills. I am...

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Armando Oakley

I would suggest to look at the company handbook, policy and contract. Seeing could be a good idea to have all you bases covered.

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Jeanette Kelley

Don't take job from Bankers Life you really get robbed

I was hired as an agent with bankers life and started right off with cost for licenses and was told I would be pd back for, then told of bonuses if complete the 3,ooo.oo SNA goal which I did...

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jeanette,
is Bankers Life like a multi-level marketing company? I received what looked like a job offer from that company or another financial company with a similar name but I didn't follow...

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Interview

If the ask when can you start if you were hired at the in of the interview what you think?

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Phone Interview Today

On the hunt for a new position -- had a phone interview Friday and waiting on next steps (said they'd come this week). I have another phone interview with a different company today. A bit...

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Before rushing to another company that might not help you reach you potential. Do your research and really figure if this a place for you. Far there you will have a bit more clarity of how you...

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smruti mohanty

Burlington coat factory

Need help friends. There are 2 major openings for Burlington Coat Factory in HR for Philadelphia & New Jersey location, precisely more related to my skills and experience. I have applied to...

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Leah Gorham-Bing

Opinions Needed !

So I've been asked to come to an orientation at Marshalls which is super awesome, but during the interview the manager told me I'd only be able to do part time based on my hours and that I'd...

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Tina Potter

Past job still owes me money

I was working for this place and the last check he paid me was not for the total amount he owed me and the next week the ownernpast awah and i have not received my pay for the hours i worked...

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Delisa Hall

Do u still work there? If so go to HR and ask what is the holdup. If you dont there is small claims court. Have your evidence of working hours not paid for if you take them to court. If you...

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Tina Potter

No i dont still work there he was thebonly drbin the office. So the pratice has closed. His fily keeps saying they r going to pay me and one otjer that wormed tjere but we have not seen any...

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Jorden Folkerts

Can't get hired anywhere

So I've had a little bit of a problem........I can't get hired. I put in all these applications to different types of places like fast foods or hardware stores, but just can;t seem to get a...

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Rick EdwardsUsflag

If you haven't done so, call the company and speak to the hiring manager.

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Deborah Mosley

Advanced Carpal Tunnel

I have an advanced case of Carpal Tunnel. I have good days, which consist of arm pain that rates at about a 6, and then there are days like today where the pain is absolutely unbearable. It...

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Delisa Hall

Doordash. Com to deliver groceries if u have a car( I'm not sure if this will exacerbate your issue). To me just about any and every job requires the use of your hands if not both!

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Peggy Arnold

Employed

Many thanks to everyone for the support, suggestions, and listening. I started my new job on September 5, 2017, and am looking forward to finishing my career with them.
Please do not EVER...

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Ashley R.

So happy for you! Thank you for the encouraging words to the community Peggy, you're so right!!

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Getting hired at Walmart (from a former associate)

First of all you need to understand, being an international corporation, they get swamped with applications. It takes the computer system 48-72 hrs. just to process the applications into the...

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Brian Huffman

I'm looking for pushing the carton at Wal-Mart that's what's I'm looking for

Beverly West

I am so sorry looking for a job doing what ever. I have them in skills with customer service for 30 years. And a very hard worker. I use my time wisely and open to new opportunities. Easy to...

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Scott Hawkins

Something I learned at #VenezuelaMinistry-InoBaptistChurch ...

With a ministry that involves a variety of personalities, it is impossible to please everybody all the time. The important thing to do is the right thing and pray for wisdom in making...

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Ashley R.

This is GREAT advice to take with you into any new job. Thanks so much for sharing this wisdom Scott!

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Ernie Berumen

get a lawyer

You have a good case make sure you get your witness to ducment the time and date get a lawyer right away

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Teresa Parks

Blondie

Why can't Everyone just get along. We are all human, and we will all at some point in our life offend someone. Either in what we say, or what we wear, or how we look, or look at someone. Some...

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Joseph Moser

Past Employer Comments

Very often I see people commenting their dangerously wrong belief that past employers are legally prohibited from providing any information other than dates of employment and/or alary, when a...

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Started a new bookkeeping and tax business

Can anyone tell me whats the best way i can advertise ?

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Jim R 1 mth

First Interview

Anyone have any ideas on the normal questions, if any, in an interview. Also any suggestions on promoting yourself during an interview? It has been along time since I had to have one.

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Typical interview questions:

1) Tell me a little bit about yourself.
2) Why are you looking for a new job?
3) What would your previous employer say about you if asked?
4) What is your...

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