Friday, December 30, 2011

now sure is a good time to post a job opening recruiter
If you're still looking for a gig maybe it's time to change your strategy -
are people getting jobs or are they dropping out of the workforce?

Thursday, December 29, 2011

A sense of urgency during your search is very much the root... jobs economy
It's funny how everybody all of the sudden has the job creation magic wand -
Is Obama a job killer for not signing off on Keystone XL pipeline project? -

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

new jobs will pay an average annual salary of nearly $81,300 -
looks like blacks get the dangerous, dirty, knuckle buster jobs --
Far from taking jobs from Americans, most immigrants create jobs. That's a new one...
There's a new job creator in town but for how long...

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Financial firms have disclosed plans to eliminate more than 200,000 jobs globally this year.
Employers sought "stars" who weren't really looking for a new job.

Saturday, December 24, 2011

what could be more on point to saving the middle class and employing minorities? economy

Friday, December 23, 2011

700,000 new jobs over seven years. It's a great time to live in Miami
Romney now claims to have created “over 100,000 jobs” - no wonder Romney is having a good run

Thursday, December 22, 2011

my my well if the jobs picture keeps looking up there won't be any bad news to sell

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

No one is a job creator by virtue of wealth. Jobs are created when there is a demand...
college graduate surely get an F in Job Hunting 101. jobs

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

It's hard to complain about jobs when unemployment is falling across the board

Monday, December 19, 2011

bright idea [duh], fire the police force to make up for budget deficits

Friday, December 16, 2011

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Still think doing a good job on the job is what matter...keep thinkg that see where it gets you.
Wall Street unemployment picks up. maybe Occupy has something to do with that OWS

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

looking for work in metro cities isn't as simple as posting a resume on a job need a strategy jobs

Monday, December 12, 2011

former criminals can obtain waivers to work in care settings, including hospitals and assisted living facilities
"The recovery is gaining momentum in Idaho and across the U.S.," jobs - so they say

Local Job Search

First the big boards, then the global economy and now back to drawing board. Finding a job works best when the focus is local.

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is turning back to an emphasis on local.

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Now you're not naive enough to think we're living in a democracy, are you, buddy?
Job creation remains our most urgent and important priority, oh really economy

Friday, December 9, 2011

part time salary

What's the difference between a part-time and full-time job? Probably not as much difference as between no job and a part-time job...take the part-time job, for now, and run with it.

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What benefits should be offered to part-time employees?

safe pharmaceutical jobs

Once you're in - you're in and the pay and benefits are great to say the least. At least that's how it used to be...

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With well-known drugs as mentioned you would think the company could make a decent profit and maintain a stable base of employees.

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Better employment prospects may spur more discouraged workers to look for a job. economy
even the PHD grads aren't safe in this economy

Sunday, December 4, 2011

"I've had guys looking for work two years," -- WTF, what kind of strategy is that...#economy
After moving towards a global economy, job search is turning back to an emphasis on local jobs

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Knowing and Doing

Knowing how to interview (or so you may think) and doing what you say you know are two different things. The first thing you should do is make sure you know what the employer is looking for...

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a list of some helpful tips that will enable you to have a successful interview.

Loser Resume

If you did get it that might be the reason you're still looking for a job. Get it and get to work...

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a powerful resume that jumps up and says, "You need me working for your company,"

College Degree Fact or Fiction

One of those "make you go hummh" that really a fact, stale fact or simply make believe. Go figure.

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People that have a college education see a rate of unemployment that is less than 50% that of the national average

Job Search Made Simple

Isn't it like way past due for a simple job search that works. Like damn. What's so hard about that?

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You may think looking for a job these days is a pain in the derriere, which would be hard to disagree with

economists say the official jobless rate understates the real level of economic anxiety. And that means what?
Cargill to lay off up to 2,000 workers jobs -

Friday, December 2, 2011

Thursday, December 1, 2011

sell yourself and your skills

Having a good looking resume definitely helps but you still need to sell yourself for the position for which you're applying.

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selling your expertise in skills listed in the various postings

Wendy's brings jobs back to Dublin, hotlanta isn't so hot any more --
There are a number of corporate positions in Salinas being moved jobs

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

hospitals are creating jobs: a net gain of 95,000 this year...
Some days one cannot but wonder whether one should join Occupy Wall Street ows OccupyWallStreet
recycling processors directly or indirectly employ over 450,000 Americans jobs -
a letter to Congress last month, warned of “devastating” results if the cuts go through economy -
“Any environmental policy is going to have both benefits and costs," jobkiller
The telecommunications sector has been cutting jobs right and left jobs -

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

part-time workers aren't getting many hours and few hourly employees are working full-time. What recovery?#economy
Despite the poor economy, GE has been in a hiring mode -

Monday, November 28, 2011

employers are hiring

Say it ain't so! Rumor has it that employers are hiring and the word is being kept hush hush. Well let's not keep it a secret, where are the jobs...

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The economy stinks. Employers aren’t hiring. The big money is staying on the sidelines.

employers are hiring

Say it ain't so! Rumor has it that employers are hiring and the word is being kept hush hush. Well let's not keep it a secret, where are the jobs...

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The economy stinks. Employers aren’t hiring. The big money is staying on the sidelines.

foreign money for jobs

So the answer to the jobs problem is to find yet another immigration loop hole to funnel money into the US dubbed as job creation. So just how many jobs are we talking about...

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This is a tangible way to incrementally bring jobs into the Bay Area,

Saturday, November 26, 2011

I've probably put my resume in to 300 places in the past year...damn, how many job apps before landing a job.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Feds cracking down on smoking marijuana on the the job

where are the jobs going?

For a while the USA applauded moving jobs overseas. Now one of the countries is creating jobs and they aren't outsourcing any of those jobs to the USA.

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initial estimates are that it will create over 4 million jobs in the small and medium industries and another 5-6 million jobs

circular jobs

Wait, what's this?Jobs are actually coming back from China to the Sates. What happened to all of the opportunity in China...

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expansion that will create 90 new direct jobs and 150 new indirect jobs in Acadiana.

college degrees rare

College degrees are under the microscope again. Looks like not many people on the job have them and student loan debt nears $1 Trillion dollars.

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Only a third of the workforce has a bachelor’s degree or higher education, with about 21 percent having no more than a bachelor’s degree

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Nokia restructuring will result in the loss of a whopping 17,000 surprise, duh who actually has a Nokia phone these days?

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Obama's policies could cost 934,000 "potential" jobs in the oil and gas industry. fact check. false - not even close -
I will do everything in my power to act on behalf of the American people, with or without Congress...we shall see --
engineering and technical jobs over three years with average annual salaries of $54,000

Monday, November 21, 2011

South Carolina provides an excellent location for businesses to start up new operations and find success.

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we've gotten not only a lot of jobs, but good-paying jobs
no cuts before jobs are back – until unemployment is down to 5 percent -

manufacturing comeback

Revenge of manufacturing maybe? Could be, there sure is a lot of hiring activity in manufacturing these days...

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manufacturing industry is expected to add jobs this year at a rate that outpaces the nation’s manufacturing industry as a whole

jingle bell dollars

The holiday season is here and a some new opportunities are opening up for job job seekers...

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"It's definitely an opportunity to have a foot in the door,"

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Bank Bailout II

Oh could it be...another big bank bailout. At least this time, it would overseas...but then what affect will that have on the US economy?

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who say they are still suffering a ­huge credit squeeze ­because banks are refusing to lend.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

The number of first-year teachers who leave their job for health reasons has increased 20-fold over
A decrease in unemployment was partly explained by people leaving the workforce because of a lack of job prospects

Friday, November 18, 2011

Go West Young Man

It's way too expensive to live in SF but people love it anyway and more importantly Rackspace is creating 100 new jobs...

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To attract software programmers and keep the ones they already have happy

Thursday, November 17, 2011

sick off the job

Hummh a case where Obamcare would actually help job seekers by removing the stress from worrying about, "what happens if i get sick?" Then again, i guess opponents would say, the unemployed don't matter much anyway right?

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only are job seekers worried about finding a job, but job seekers also have to hope that they do not get sick or hurt themselves while being unemployed.

who's selling who?

Get with it...if you want a job today, you better know how to sell (yourself), regardless if the position is in sales or not. There's too much competition, for the few jobs that are out there, to not have a game plan.

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A positive attitude has everything to do with sales and selling.

well look who is adding jobs

It's been a long time since Chrysler has actually hired workers. Maybe they finally got it together with the style and design to keep up with Ford and GM. At least the Dodge Charger is a sweet ride...

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The new workers will be paid entry-level wages, which start at about $15 an hour, a little more than half as much as most Chrysler workers earn now.


bye bye wireless

Who needs wireless anyway? Besides killing innovation, spotty coverage and customer service reps with IQs of 50 what do you get? All hail wi-fi!!

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Wireless contracts stink anyway; they pretty much insure that customer service is all but non-existent.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

opportunity knocks but doesn't wait

Don't get caught snoozing on the chance you've been waiting on. Make sure you're able to see opportunity and respond realtime. Come on people, where is your "A" game?

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find yourself on the go, a lot, fret not -- take your job search with you.

no lies jobs go overseas

So let's get this straight, insurers are mad that they can't lie to patients anymore and actually have to spend money on healthcare? So instead they want to send American jobs overseas. Great job guys...

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insurers want to avoid a rule that they spend as much as 85 cents of each premium dollar on care, as well as mandates on claims denials and marketing language

falling jobs ax

This pretty much tells the story, threatening the Feds about sending American jobs oversees. The system is dysfunctional when corps run the government...

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The threat to move management of the plans to offshore locations is outlined

saying you wil work for less doesn't make you an attractive job candidate
local banks create jobs, big banks create problems --
Citi isn't the only major bank cutting jobs as the financial industry gets leaner.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

bet you won't hear any talk about Occupy Bismarck. OWS OccupyWallStreet
investing in renewable energy and other alternative sources of energy such as fossil fuels

Monday, November 14, 2011

Realtime is about now and it's hinged upon connecting with the right people -- right now, not later...
Economists say that government regulations have a minimal impact on jobs

Saturday, November 12, 2011

The nexus of environmental policy and jobs has been a kind of Bermuda Triangle

Thursday, November 10, 2011

So much for green jobs. Thanks Solyndra

get out of your house

Foreclosures up again...but wait what about all of those job openings posted in September? Foreclosures usually mean lack of jobs. Hummh.

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The best hopes for stopping foreclosures is an improvement in the overall economy, especially the battered real estate and labor markets.

questions looming over Apple since Jobs passing is whether or not the company can survive --

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

first no # jobs, now Sept. was supposedly record month for job openings. Come on...
that sounded like a pay raise, cash is King
Without more jobs and pay raises, consumers are unlikely to keep increasing their spending

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

state employment safety net

Working for state and local government doesn't quite have the safety net that was once there. Government jobs are going going -- gone like the wind.

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because of budget shortfalls local, state, and Federal government agencies slashed 24,000 jobs

where to look

Knowing where to look is half the battle. If you don't know which site fits your situation than you're going to be "looking" for a while.

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shorten your time on the market searching by working with the best job sites for your situation

Monday, November 7, 2011

finallly some new jobs

625 new jobs is a good start. Granted it won't do anything to the 9% unemployment rate but to the 625 lucky winners; that's welcomed music to the ears.

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625 jobs and an $18 million investment to Fairfax and give Virginia the latest round of bragging rights

get to work mission

You're on a really finding a job these days is like mission impossible with the help of Tom Cruise.

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the starting point of every "get back to work, get a job promotion, career change" mission

Fight for your country, war over. now fight for a job. End the fighting

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Static job listings are rapidly being replaced with realtime social networking for employment opportunities

Saturday, November 5, 2011

you should be happy just to collect a check, in this economy.
a face to face is more likely to lead to a job offer than just going to a bunch of "luke warm" interviews.

Friday, November 4, 2011

hiring demand

maybe not so much but then again a lower supply of jobs means it is wheeling and dealing time...which ultimately means recruiters win big time.

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The year end hiring budget deadline is rapidly approaching. Needless to say, now is a great time to hire.

recruiters - deals like this don't come everyday
Fed money doesn't create # jobs from the looks of it neither does private sector
You know you want some Kindle love for that new KindleFire

Thursday, November 3, 2011

how many people are still looking for work

It's hard to say. The data at best is conservative since people often just drop out of the crazy job hunt scene.

  • The share of working-age people who are actively participating in the labor force, either by working or looking for work. This share has been alarmingly low in recent months, indicating that many workers are sitting on the sidelines because they find the job market so discouraging.
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    no more crutches

    That's either a really good or bad sign. Let's hope its a good sign that the economy is now ready to stand on its own two feet.

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    The Fed decided at the meeting to refrain from taking any new steps to revive economic growth

    the gold rush returns

    That must be music to the ears of 13 million job seekers...that the job crisis is over. So they say...

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    There is plenty work available for downsized, furloughed and involuntarily separated laborers

    if you can't beat em join em

    That's the spirit...they've been taking money out of people's pockets for years; now here's the chance to put some cash in your pocket.

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    undergoing a $150 million expansion, is hiring chefs, servers, bartenders, dealers, cashiers, slot machine technicians and security personnel.

    Wednesday, November 2, 2011

    some employers are already using Skype for job interviews
    We seem to be in a pattern of two or more consecutive months with low job-cut totals --

    Tuesday, November 1, 2011

    there's no reason for your search to be one of the ThingsLongerThanKimsMarriage

    Monday, October 31, 2011

    show em' what you got em' what you got in a video presentation of yourself as a job candidate. Videos have much more impact than a resume alone.

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    Resumes and CVs aren't dead yet, but they will become more of side show to video presentations.

    Sunday, October 30, 2011

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    Friday, October 28, 2011

    hope you don't need a frig

    The cost of making refrigerators must be pretty high these days as Whirlpool has decided to cut 5,000 jobs..complains about Samsung and LG tactics

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    Steep costs and the dour global economy are affecting the entire appliance industry.

    Out of Work Try Farming

    Well if you're out of work, it's perhaps better than nothing. There isn't a lot going on in Alabama so what do you expect?

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    expand on existing services to connect job seekers with current openings on farms and respond to employers' complaints about the loss of mostly Hispanic workers

    Thursday, October 27, 2011

    enough jobs to keep up

    Wow that's the number of jobs it takes to keep up. This isn't even including the number of jobs excluded as useless.

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    It says here in the paper that it takes 125,000 new jobs every month just to keep up with population growth.

    jobs act passage

    really what part...reminds me of the Wendy's commercial, "Where's the beef?" -- Where's the facts?

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    the House also passed part of the president’s American Jobs Act

    let's play blame game - up first "taxes" OWS

    Wednesday, October 26, 2011

    Cali is Hiring

    Cali is hot again and on a hiring spree. So what's behind the economic growth -- two words -- Silicon Valley.

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    It's good to see them growing in the right direction

    save the teachers

    We do a lot for saving the whales, what about saving the teachers? The teachers need a job too; if in doubt, just take a look at the SAT scores around the Country.

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    keeping teachers and first responders on the job would have an immediate effect on unemployment

    skilled worker shortage

    Aaahh the real problem is a lack of skilled workers --- say it ain't so!

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    the gap between available workers and jobs must be narrowed

    Monday, October 24, 2011

    America's tax code is impeding our ability to compete in the global economy and create jobs

    jobs revolution

    Even Wall Street is a little concerned with a social revolution following #OccupyWallStreet as many struggle to find work. #OWS

    Sunday, October 23, 2011

    China is Hiring

    Well the good thing here is that you could always move to China for job right?

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    America is being out-job-resourced by China and several other growing economies.

    Who Wants to Know?

    Maybe job seekers are concerned with sharing certain information with recruiters on Facebook...

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    people tended to be adverse to employers trying to get in touch with them via their Facebook page

    Saturday, October 22, 2011

    94 percent of the new jobs that’ll be created will  be created in our cities -
    No jobs for Texans - these guys are friends
    Can your kindle do this?
    if you don't get up to speed with the way people network today, you simply are going to be left behind
    The region's 3.1 percent year-over-year job growth -- adding 26,000 jobs - continues to outpace the state

    Friday, October 21, 2011

    why pay for college?

    If you believe that one, there's some ocean front property if Phoenix for sale too...That's what some people want you to believe. Student loans are available and fairly cheap but not free.

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    Feds are giving away money to go back to school.

    Thursday, October 20, 2011

    except 4 maybe athletes, entertainers and reality tv - education relates to high income jobs

    pass the test

    did you pass the personality "feel good" test? That's what's necessary to make social networking work for you.

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    decisions about personality are made on a moments notice in today's world of smartphones and the surge of social networking

    job search realtime is hot (Android Market) -- "The social Web is changing the way that employers search for talent"

    say it again

    Be careful what you say even if it's on poster board, even if it's freedom of speech and especially if you already have a job

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    Occupy LA protester reported by NewsBusters Sunday has been fired

    a slip of the tongue is the difference between feast or famine

    Wednesday, October 19, 2011

    Monday, October 17, 2011

    diy and be done with already

    as the saying goes, "if you want something done right - do it yourself" self serve job postings let you do it the way you want with all the savings over full service.

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    familiar with online job postings, prefer to do it yourself (DIY) and want the savings of
    doing it yourself

    you show up late and expect to get paid -- WTF -- are you serious?

    Saturday, October 15, 2011

    sharpton sharpens tongue

    you gotta give it to Sharpton though, no jobs means someone has to do something...

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    If you can't get the jobs bill done in the suites, then we will get the jobs bill done in the streets

    make sure that middle-class families don’t see a tax hike next year --

    Friday, October 14, 2011

    The right opportunity isn't going to find you. Finding a job online has changed

    get on with job growth

    now that the cat is out of the bag, maybe it's time to get on with creating some demand to get people back to work. No demand = no jobs.

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    There are certain businessmen who say regulation is an issue, but they also said the same thing when the economy was robustly growing

    Thursday, October 13, 2011

    no more gap jeans

    bottom line is that Gap is closing stores and eliminating jobs for what...outlet stores. You know, two year, three year old outfits that nobody else wanted. WTF - does this mean gap jeans are out along with the jobs...

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    Gap has overhauled its design team, shortened its “product pipelines” to become more nimble and is focusing more on outlet stores in the US

    more att jobs

    Hummh, that's different...don't mergers and acquisitions usually mean layoffs and job eliminations?

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    its proposed $39 billion acquisition of T-Mobile USA would create between 55,000 and 96,000 jobs

    holding jobs hostage

    Hummh, millions are out of work due to relaxed regulation that caused the current financial crisis. So the answer is to create jobs by relaxing regulations do what create another bubble followed by another economic crisis? Great plan! Sign up now.

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    The 2009 federal health-care law would be repealed. So, too, would the Dodd-Frank Act imposing new rules on the financial sector

    Wednesday, October 12, 2011

    now you can find your next job realtime on Android...get it now
    do you do Umpqua? maybe you should

    get sick you're screwed

    get sick if you want to and see if you don't wind up having to file bankruptcy just to stave off the thieves charging you whatever they want...

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    hope that they do not get sick or hurt themselves while being unemployed

    loser you work too much

    Just because you put a lot in doesn't mean you will get a lot out. You need to know when to cut your losses...

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    Time and again, marriages often fall apart because you become married to your job rather than your spouse.

    suck at selling

    If you suck at selling that might be the reason (or at least one of the reasons) your pockets are on "E". Get with it...

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    You've sold yourself on paper. Now you have to sell yourself in person.