I’ve been working all my life. Single mother 3 kids with oldest just graduated. I’ve been in HR for 11 years now, associates degree, with same company for that length of time and I feel I’m underpaid. I’ve said something plenty of times and when I did was told if wasn’t happy find a new job. Seen people come and go like a revolving door even stayed when my boss of 15 years left. Always being praised how good of job I do. Excellent work... see more

Hi, Alex, as many have posted, think about continuing your education. Furthering your education and skills will... see more

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Personal Traits Sought By Employers

Employers are requiring more of their employees today in a technologically fast paced world. Employees must be able to not only adapt and thrive to an ever-changing world, but also must possess many skills and traits that will showcase and make them stand out from the crowd when job searching.

A resume must not only show potential employers a wide array of skills, work experience, accomplishments, but also... see more

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It’s been a little over 3 months since leaving my previous employer. I left for various reasons, primarily because I refuse to work in a verbally abusive atmosphere where I had been threatened and accosted by another coworker (for which there was no recourse because HR was non existent). I have submitted applications EVERY single day and not gotten a single response. Not even an automated email saying they’ve decided to move forward with other... see more

Its not your fault it's these rink a dink employers they have no professionalism anymore. Their to busy with their... see more

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So I have lived in Florida for about 1 month now and have had interviews and offers, more so rejections at companies I am qualified to work at. I have had some offers but the pay is so low. I have a 3 month old I’d have to put in day care so it’s just not worth it. I am spending nights and hours applying and not getting many acceptance emails or interviews, this by far is the hardest job search I have had. I love Florida and made the change for... see more

So I had an interview with CUTCO Knives. Basically you're on the computer and you do virtual demonstrations to sell... see more

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I’m a single mother of two with no family at all and a mortgage... I stepped out on faith due to a daily 98 mile round trip commute. I went on LOA in hopes to find a position near my new home that I bought last year. It took almost 4 months and I thought I was going to have to take a big pay cut but God said no you don’t my child. I got exactly what I wanted... $30 an hour with a 15 mile commute. Praise God!!!! Thank you so much for this... see more

Now that's a great thing there. I'm glad that you were able to find it and hope that you enjoy your job and God... see more

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First day from completing my orientation yesterday and today I am training working in a group home with Artistic individuals. I almost gave up trying BUT I kept faith and was always motivated due to the fact of having my two girls. I want to say Thank You to the whole Jobcase staff and I appreciate everyone working with me to find a job/career.

Congrats! They are lucky to have you! Hope you crush it in the new job and stay active in supporting everyone... see more

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I feel like I’m being punished for being a single parent. Employers do not work with you when it comes to your children! I have been denied jobs because I have to work days in order to get to my daughter. It’s just not okay! I’m discouraged at this point. I went to school and received my degree for nothing apparently! I just don’t know what to do at this point I am afraid that I won’t be able to pay bills.....

Try doctors’ offices. They usually close early and do half days weekly or biweekly.
It is difficult being a single... see more

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How do I recover my wages ? Lost n broke truck driving father of 6 needs help I'm on the verge of loosing everything please help me

Do you have any records of the work you did??

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What is a good advice for single mothers who haven't worked for past 5 years to take care of their children, but is now ready to go back to work now that the kids are of age to stay at home without parental supervision

Excellent question Kat Franco ! We have a lot of members in this community who have triumphed over this concern in... see more

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After some careful consideration, I have decided to continue my academic journey and return to school next month to earn my PhD. I have an extreme passion for learning, organizational change, and motivating the workforce. I also admit I have an even stronger obsession with taking care of my children. So world of industrial and organizational psychology here I come, full throttle!

That is so fantastic Angelina Elliott ! Way to be a go-getter! Wishing you the BEST of luck on your journey

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Elyssa Duncan thank you so much!

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I have applied for almost 4,000 jobs in the last year and a half. I got my masters degree in Psychology with hopes of getting a good paying job. I’m lucky to work at a gas station making minimum wage!!! It’s pathetic how companies are hiring only for looks. I can’t get a job to save my life! For those who don’t believe me just ask around. I’m not drop dead gorgeous but I’m not that bad. I have 2 kids that are starving because their mother can’t... see more

In some cases this is true.. But just keep applying to jobs you will eventually get one trust me. You don't have... see more

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