First day of class was this past Saturday. We got thrown in the fire without any knowledge of how to back. The instructor showed us once and that was it. Then he expects us all to do it perfectly. I hit like 10 cones and felt like an ass, but a buddy of mine actually backed the truck straight into a ditch. Why they even had the truck anywhere near a ditch I have no clue. The instructor turned red and I really thought he was going to kill... see more

If their training skills and communication abilities are so poor, you don't want to work for them!

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Wanted: Positive Attitude

It all begins with your attitude. You've no doubt heard the phrase Your attitude determines your altitude. A positive attitude will not only help you to find a good job but also help you hold on to your work in a competitive market.

Many employers say a positive attitude is one of the personal traits they value most highly in their employees.

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It's nice in theory. The above is common sense. No job is guaranteed by a positive attitude. Business is business.

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Hi Jobcasers,

I know I am in the same boat as a lot of people working in the NYC area. I am currently a student and graduating soon which means having to find work so i can move into an apartment. I am looking for jobs that will be flexible with me pursuing my dreams. I am also struggling to figure which jobs i should be looking for. Is there anyone who may be able to offer a lead or advice on this issue?

Thank you very much,
Seth Kutun

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Hey Seth Kutun - what kind of degree are you going to have on graduation? That's going to affect a lot of what kind... see more

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Matt Bornhorst I have only carried one job for a summer and I will be graduating a conservatory certificate. I am... see more

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Hey there,

This is the second post in Find Your Future’s original content series!

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For those out there who have landed their first job interviews, this content is an interview question guide for you. Towards the end of interviews, employers will usually ask you if you have any questions about the company or the role you’re applying for.

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Thank you sharing this insight.

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Do you fall between ages 16 - 24 years old? Are you receiving some sort of government assistance, or are currently under foster care?

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Thank you so much Find Your Future LA !

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Do you fall between ages 16 - 24 years old? Are you receiving some sort of government assistance, or are currently under foster care?

Job Corps is an amazing resource on findyourfuture.la that allows you to sign up for a 4-step career development plan. As a graduate of this system, you will be on track to successfully get your first job as well as find living accommodations, transportation, and family support resources needed to continue... see more

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Thank you for sharing this resource Find Your Future LA !

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Hey there,

This is the second post in Find Your Future’s original content series!

https://bit.ly/2LJJ8xQ

For those out there who have landed their first job interviews, this content is an interview question guide for you. Towards the end of interviews, employers will usually ask you if you have any questions about the company or the role you’re applying for.

We’ve got 5 important questions in this guide for you to add to your question... see more

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Yes Find Your Future LA this is great!

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Thanks for the tip! I actually didn't know that. Just another reason why library cards are so underrated!

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Did you know? Access to Lynda's full catalog of training courses is 100% FREE with your library card number and PIN!

Lynda is an amazing resource on findyourfuture.la that is a massive open online course website. From time management skills to how to master Excel spreadsheets, Lynda's course selection and industry leading instructors are ready to help you.

Visit findyourfuture.la/resources/education/ for the correct login link!

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Thanks so much for sharing this resource!

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Don’t have a high school diploma? Want to earn one by taking courses on the side? Career Online High School is a resource on findyourfuture.la that enables you to get a high school diploma in 5 months or less. If you are age 19 and older, t’s as easy as 1-2-3. First, take their official online self-assessment. Second, enroll in and complete a prerequisite course within 2 weeks. Third, wait for a library staff member to contact you!

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What a great opportunity for people looking to finish up their high school education! Thanks for sharing!

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Don’t have a high school diploma? Want to earn one by taking courses on the side? Career Online High School is a resource on findyourfuture.la that enables you to get a high school diploma in 5 months or less. If you are age 19 and older, t’s as easy as 1-2-3. First, take their official online self-assessment. Second, enroll in and complete a prerequisite course within 2 weeks. Third, wait for a library staff member to contact you!

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