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Ashley W. > All Jobcasers
Edited 28 days ago

You weren't hired?

You came out of the interview feeling confident, proud of yourself and pretty convinced the job was yours. Then suddenly you receive a rejection email. So, what gives? Were you over-qualified? Did you not have enough experience? Was it your age? What happened?!!

Check out these 5 common reasons why you may not have gotten the job and how to prevent them during your next interview.

You may have sounded too rehearsed

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Wayne Hyer
about 9 hours ago


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Marcus Jordan > All Jobcasers
over 1 year ago

Uncommon Tips for Fantastic Job Fair Success

Relax... It can be easy to psych yourself out before a job fair. You’ll be much better off if you take a few minutes to collect yourself, get the lay of the land, and stay calm.

Get in a Rhythm... Start with companies low on your priority list. This will give you a chance to practice your pitch, Q&A, and thought process. Once you’ve got a good interview rhythm, then it’s time to hit the big leagues.

Become Unforgettable... Put all the...

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donald mike
about 11 hours ago

Hi my name is Donald, I need 10 warehosue workers assistant to work in my warehouse store this week and this is part time...

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Ashley W. > Lyft Club
Edited about 1 month ago

Lyft shares how much you can make!

I think the biggest question everyone who is interested in driving for Lyft asks is...How much can I make?

My last Lyft driver shared that he makes about $300 a day before things like taxes, fees, and insurance. He drives first thing in the morning, which is when he tends to get the most riders (even as early as 3am). Later on he gets some lunch in the afternoon and then takes a break only to drive again in the evening. He told me he...

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Tom Stricker
15 days ago

I used to drive for Lyft. One of my little punk middle schoolers falsely reported that I had been hit by another vehicle which...

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Ashley W. > All Jobcasers
3 months ago

Your resume has gaps!

If your resume has gaps this could be for a couple of reasons. Perhaps you were ill and needed to step away from working for a bit, or you simply could have been caring for a loved one or raising your child. Whatever the reason, your resume shows what you've done and having long gaps in your work history can give employers the wrong impression.

Here are some things you can do to minimize those gaps!

Use dates
When listing dates...

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Brenda Palmer
4 days ago

Thank you but I completed it for some reason all of those things that I put on it didn't stay on there so I got to do it again

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Melissa Schmidt > All Jobcasers
about 1 month ago

Just breathe!!!

Make sure you brwathe and dont get all antsy. Stay calm and think everything through.

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Shorty Victory
4 days ago

But pray and breathe in Jesus n he will make things better.

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What Job Fair 'pro-tips' do you have?

The Cincinnati Works Job Fair is quickly coming up!

If you've never gone to a job fair, please take a minute to check out this conversation by George. He's a retired career advisor and provided a ton of information for everyone!

If you're looking for help in creating your resume, [check out...

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Linda Pearson
6 days ago

What if I don't have a pantsuit like George said to wear for a job fair and I don't have the money to buy one? Besides that...

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Ashley W.
4 days ago

Glad I could help Linda! : )

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Ashley W. > Greater Cincinnati Jobs
Edited 7 days ago

Speak up and sloooooow down

Headed to a job fair? Keep these things in mind!

As you approach the employer’s table make sure you are friendly, confident, and most importantly prepared with something to say. Be different and stand out! Don’t fall back on chatting about the weather because 100 other people will likely be doing the same exact thing. Research the companies you are going to chat with beforehand and lead with something to catch their...

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Matt B.
5 days ago

Rushing is bad! Take a deep breath, take your time, and try to enjoy making tons of new connections. If you aren't enjoying...

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Matt B. > All Jobcasers
7 days ago

HOW to write a resume that gets you HIRED!

Creating a resume that catches the hiring manager's eye can be hard. They go through tons of resumes, and you need to stand out from the pack

Here’s a few tricks to make sure you put your best resume forward:

Name & contact info should be big and bold!
This is how they will contact you, and you want to make it as easy as possible for them to call you back! Make sure to not take up too much of the page, but it should be clearly...

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Ashley W.
5 days ago

Great information, thank you for sharing this with the community Matt!! : ) I definitely agree that resumes should be 1 page so...

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Matt B.
5 days ago

You are welcome Ashley :)

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Yvonne Hill > All Jobcasers
about 1 month ago

Age Discrimination w/job search

Hello aged people
This is an EMPLOYER MARKET! They can be picky and hold out because there isnt a rush. Example employer: why is this person looking for work? Why did she/he leave her job? What is it that keeps him/her asking for this job type based on employment? Is he/she caught up in their own way, where we are not able to train? Health concerns; will this employee miss a lot of work due to age? An employer cannot ask these questions and...

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5 days ago

do not agree at all , it is about smarts and experience , they do not want to pay us for them , get a rooky that you can...

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Job Fair tips

I worked at a college for many years as a professional career advisor, so these tips are what I shared with my students who were trying to find a job in school or post-graduation! I have been told it helped them a great deal before they went to job fairs as well.

HANDSHAKES. Everyone is going to judge you on your handshake. You want to make sure to look them in the eye, and introduce yourself. Your grip should be firm, but don’t try to...

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Scott Martin
6 days ago

Prefix advice

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