Am I too old or over qualified

I have a MBA degree and over 25 yrs management experience. I have interviews and I do well on them, but I never get the call back to be offered a job. I am employed but career is stagnant and looking for a change. What is wrong with me?

Well! I am really tired of being told that I am over qualified for a position or not a good fit wtf, I have been in retail…

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Yeah min wage

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Why doesn't anybody call back?

I've been searching for work for months now and have had dozens of interviews. I meet the qualifications for the job, dress appropriately, and do well during interviews, but no-one calls me back afterward when they say they will. I even make follow-up calls to make sure they haven't forgotten. I've done all I can, so why don't they do their part?

I have the same problem. I walk out of an interview where they said they would call me either way, hey I don't expect a call , but…

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Time to follow up!

Don’t let employers forget about you once the job fair ends...

Now is the time to follow up!

-Do it sooner rather than later
1-2 business days after the job fair is ideal.

-Make it personal
Remember that employers have met and spoken to MANY people at the fair, so it’s unlikely they will automatically remember you. If you had a good conversation, make note of something you discussed and mention it in the email.

-Reach out to the right people

Good luck to all of those who attended the job fair!

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Irene Taylor How kind of you to send your well wishes Irene! I hope you had a wonderful weekend!

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age discrimination

I went for a job interview that I was well qualified for and the Hiring manager asked me if I was 51? Well they said that they will call me in a week.It has been almost 3 weeks no call. was her asking me my age discrimination?

What I am seeing is they do not ask your age but when did you graduate high school, Pretty much same thing, Agree?

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Looking for a new hire?

Great news found a job took time, no it was not my resume. It's the amount of applicants some jobs have hundreds.

I am so sorry that you lost your wife. One thought: do you have friends or family in managerial positions or in HR? If so, ask…

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Lois Martin I found out something it's not the resume but the amount of applicants for a job. Also some postings should be taken…

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They called me!

Been looking for work since late June, was getting very discouraged at this point. My best friend of 36 years died suddenly on Labor Day. I had to decline some interviews, because I just couldn’t emotionally do it. I posted on Facebook about and old friend I worked with, called me from a local hospice. They happened to have an opening! I also know the office manager and their patient care coordinator use to be my boss. I met with them yesterday…

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Keep going

I read this from others now it happened to me. I went on interview after interview and was turned down trying to get a better job.
One lady told me she thought she should pay me close to minimum wage for a job that should make a lot more based only on the fact I was a homemaker for 11 years, but I was working for 2 years at a different job. I told her thank you for her time and left the interview. I also filled out endless applications just…

Hi Mary, Forgive me, but I am unforgiving with people that deliberately say the wrong thing, the woman you were stating said that…

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Im curious.

Why does It take local employers nearly half a month to get to your application?

Hi curious I would like to know that to because l Say if you going to do that let me know that so I can start looking some…

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Census Bureau Jobs

Has anyone else experienced the red tape involved with getting approved for a job at the Census Bureau? I applied December 6th of 2018 and I am still waiting on my background check to be approved. I do not smoke, do not drink and have no criminal past that I know of. I think they could make the process a little more streamlined to get people in there faster. Has anyone else experienced working for Federal Government and what were your experiences…

Jobs posted 2-4 months before they are available

I've seen rejection e-mails which state they advertised for 2 weeks and received over 200 applications, and other jobs which were open 2-4 months. What is the best way to weed unqualified resumes?

Hi Gregory Shelton ! If you have found that you are not hearing back from jobs or landing interviews, the issue might be your…

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