I got a job!!!

By the grace of God I was blessed with a great job as school custodian my training starts on Monday!!!

Just remember to schedule your life around one payment a month because that's how the school system works and it makes it very…

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Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

An effective elevator pitch contains clear language that your listener understands and is personalized for the intended audience.

I have composed an outline below designed to help you craft your pitch and have included mine as an example. Once you customize your pitch, practice it until it rolls off your tongue smooth as ice...

Elevator Pitch Structure: 15-20 second verbal business card.

  1. Summary label (professional definition).
  2. Where you've…

How do I start

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Getting started

Hi. I'm Ginny. I have my cdl but have had nothing but problems getting started. I went to school at a mega company, got my cdl but didn't get the road hrs..still being charged 6k. Disaster from the start. I actually got to drive 10k miles with small company in SC..which I wasn't covered by their insurance so there were things I couldn't do. So basically I need a trainer for road time. Ive spoken to several companies and been turned down. Is it…


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Triump I think

Yesterday I was told I'm hired and to start training next week. I am happy but concern, my schedule is 6:50 To 6:30 . I will be leaving home at 5am to meet that schedule. Should I celebrate or pray ? I think I will go with praying.

Celebrate and pray

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so far at my new job...

i had orientation last thursday and then i was thrown head first into work friday and saturday and then this week i worked tuesday and yesterday... i slowed down long enough to take my required half hour break. i bust my but from the time i get there to the time i head home and the managers and others are tough to read at times... i hope they are seeing i am a hard worker and an asset to the job and more than that i hope i am appreciated. now to…

Typically when you get a new job or new position, you need to establish creditability and prove yourself to the others. Time will…

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I will NEVER again trust recruiters.

I've had nothing but problems. They get me into jobs and when there are problems they leave you hanging to dry. I had one that put me in a supposed customer service role only to be asked to.move dirty boxes. When I called my recruiter to let her know she calls back to say they claimed I fell asleep in training.
Another role was with a company that clearly didn't care enough about its regular employees that they were forced to buy their own…

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You guys must be going through a back yard temp agency.

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Looking to become a babysitter? The Red Cross has a class for you!

Are you a teen looking for a good first job? Or are you the parent of a job-seeking teen? The American Red Cross offers a Babysitting Class to give 11- to 15-year-olds training and preparation for the responsibility. Find and register for a class in your area here: https://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/classes/babysitters-training/cours000000000009922.html

i’m 14?? can i do it

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Imma M3m3 Then you're the right age - your profile says you're in Phoenix, so searching at the link says there's a class on April…

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Earn 12k EXTRA In Your 1st Year With U.S. Xpress

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Don’t have a CDL? Have a CDL but no


Mike DiSanto: Do you see this?

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Laid off after 12 years

A year ago I relocated from Va to Tx my company closed in Va and they paid for relocation. I just got laid off last week. Severance is only a two weeks pay. I worked as a trainer and supervisor call center close to 9 yrs. Looking for the same pay but what I am finding 3 to 4 dollar pay cut. How do negoitiate pay or keep looking?

Bigger corporations usually only care about their bottom dollar. If you show that you're confident and know how to run that…

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No Cost Technical Skills Education

Many jobs today require knowledge of technical skills. Education doesn’t have to be expensive. Whether you’re interested in changing the direction of your career, just starting out, trying to beef up your resume or just looking to stay on top of technology trends, any of these online education providers can help you without breaking the bank.

Most of these offer online technical skills training for no cost…


Am interested

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Staples is the worst place in the world to work

Staples is the worst place in the world work at they treat all their employees like shit they expect you to do the work of 7 people. I was told by several people when I was going there to look for a job not to that they have a revolving door now I know why if you treat your employees like shit they don't want to work there was people they would not even trained and then walk them out the door because they didn't know what they were doing

Sounds like you worked for a bad store.

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