Right now I have so many applications out and nobody has called me or emailed me for a interview I have 3 kids I have to take care of I have bills to pay and can’t do none of that without no job I am worthless what else do I need to do besides work harder and have more faith in myself hoping and praying that something comes through soon I just can’t deal with my life like this

U should walking my shoes

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Artificial Intelligence Changes Employment

We have been hearing a lot about Artificial Intelligence over the past several years. Some experts predict that AI will eliminate half of all jobs that require humans. Yet, others say that we have nothing to fear, because AI may rid many jobs, but it will also create new employment opportunities.

According to a new Brookings Institution report, robots aren’t replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S... see more

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So true Sibyl.

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I see so many depressing post of how people can not find a job, or or are not being called back from employers and how life is just so horrible and not fair. Hello people, we live in one of the most economical booming society on the face of this planet!! There are hundreds if not thousands of companies and employees looking for people to work for them because in all honesty they need people like you and me to do the work that they're not doing... see more

I am 57 years old and have been looking for a job every single day since mid-February this year. Ageism is real but I've beat the odds. On average it takes someone over 55 10 months to find that gem of an employer who is not an ageist. I start my new job tomorrow...almost 7 months to the day from when I started my search. My preferred field of Administrative or Executive Assistance is particularly a tough one since men prefer to hire the cutie... see more

Thanks Amen

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I have been working for the last 3 years in property management. I am 60 years
old, and can't get a permanent position. I have worked for a temp agency, been
told I do fantastic work, but getting a full-time permanent position, I am never
offered. The other evidence is on-line when you apply for these jobs, they are
asking your birth date, and when you graduated from high school/college.
Why does this matter, if you are healthy and willing to... see more

They know young people are more willing to work for peanuts and are more easily manipulated.

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Have you seen this? Pretty cool story of someone really putting it all out there and finding success in unusual way
http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article215730900.html

#promotion #persistence #bold #creativity

I absolutely love this Fred Goff ! That man hopefully will inspire others to do the same and know that there is... see more

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I'm really starting to worry how many reinterviews can you have before you do or don't get hired.

My rule of thumb is average 4-6mo per job search plus another 3 weeks for the onboarding, once you get the job.

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This is such a wonderful, powerful story - thanks for sharing it with the community!

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