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Is it Embarrassing For Your Kid to Be Working in Retail After College?

28 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 4 days ago
My daughter studied marketing/fashion in college. I wanted her to become a lawyer, doctor, PR person, actress, SOMETHING.... Instead she ended up as an assistant department store manager. Is that bad? It's retail. Should I be embarrassed? Other moms are sons in law school, medical school, and... show more

Can a employer fire you for calling off?

11 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 9 hours ago
I called off Friday and turns out it was a disaster when I didnt show up. My coworker got yelled. I'm just wondering if anything would happen to me I can take it to court. I have 24 hours in sick days. Last time I called off was 2 months ago. No union but how can someone have sick says but cant use them.

Why people graduate university working minimum wage job?

22 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 days ago
Ok so my cousin is depressed that the job market is hard to find he graduate with a bachelor degree and he can't fond a good job ,his working minimum wage but why?

Asking an employer to reschedule pre-employment exam?

13 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 days ago
I am schedule to have an pre-employment physical and drug test tomorrow, but I'm coming down with a cold and I afraid that it might get worse tomorrow since I can't take any medication as I'm afraid that this may lead to any false positive on my result. I really want this job so I don't really want... show more

Should I threaten to quit to get a raise?

11 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 1 day ago
I’ve been with this employer for 5+ years- it’s retail and my store has a high turnover rate so that means I’ve literall been there longer than any manager. Long story short, during my annual review I was told my management and my corporate supervisor that I would be getting a big raise effective on a certain date.... show more

Is this considered bullying? What’s the next step?

15 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 2 days ago
I work in a very small tense office, with 5 other women. One of the other women has been micromanaging, bossing me around, telling me what to do, I find her quite patronising. One day, I got really upset- my manager didn’t really do much, sent me on my way to the doctors, I got put on antidepressants and referred... show more

Why is there no grace period?

21 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 days ago
Best answer: Of course it's legal. They are paying you to be on the job and if you want the job you get there when they tell you to. Grow up.

Which do you think is the more better career: lawyer or dentist??

8 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 7 hours ago

Should I get a job or stay on welfare?

7 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 9 hours ago
I’m 32 years old on section 8 and I don’t want to work because I would not have a home if I worked for these $12 an hour jobs here in California I would have to pay for a couch at that price . What should I do

I’ve never had a job before and my parents are greatly demanding that I get one. But my dad explicitly told me that he does not want me giving them my SSN on the applications. I’ve been looking for jobs on, but the listings don’t indicate out front whether or not an application requires your SSN, so I’ve... show more

Do you become wealthy once you become a lawyer?

8 answers · Law & Legal · 10 hours ago

Do you think it's wrong to say this?

18 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 days ago
During a conversation we were talking about Africans and a coworker said "I don't like dealing with Africans because they're poor and I don't like how they speak." This isn't the first time either. My other co-worker wants to make a complaint and wants to involve me. What should I do?

Best answer: Honestly, in most (larger) corporations, company policies dictate that they can't say anything about you either way. (because they can be sued) In fact, the only thing they can do, is answer "Would you hire him/her again?

What is the best way to quit a job that you greatly despise?

11 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 2 days ago
I have worked at this particular fast food restaurant for a total of 2 years ever since I turned 16. Initially, I didn’t mind the work environment since it was a job but throughout time everything had gottten worse. I’ve been working my *** off of minimum wage without any sort of compensation! Every day had only... show more

The program says "it's a very high chance we can get you the job you're looking for. You pay 0$ upfront and 7 percent of your first year's salary."

I rang in and she said “it’s not really good missing your first day of work” and I apologised and said I know. She said I’ll have to speak to the manager when I’m next in, which is tomorrow. But what will happen? Surely I can’t be in trouble, it’s a misfortunate thing that happened at a bad time out of my control,... show more

Where can I make $1700 in a year if I'm a 17 year old high school student?

7 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 8 hours ago
Hello, so Im really interested in computers, I have virtually made a pc that I would really want to realize in real life but the total costs of it are about $1700. I think that it's next to impossible for me as a teen to make that kind of money in a year but maybe there are ways for me as a busy high school... show more

Im graduating soon. In my classes I've always felt bored and half asleep.

Should I quit my job ?

7 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 16 hours ago
I was offered a position of 850 to deliver items to business and homes , but after 4 days of training I heard my boss say u don’t get 850 to start it’s after the training is over u get 850 , so I’m getting paid 75 a day for 5 days a week n he said training is 3 weeks .. he didn’t tell me this when I started to I... show more