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I was promised time off for my wedding that’s now being revoked, salary requirements in a cover letter, and more

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The solution here should be for your manager to handle this with HR — telling them that she okayed the time off as a condition of your offer and that it needs to be honored. I have explained to my mother that if I am offered a full-time job, I couldn’t start it until after my finals in May. Employer is asking for salary requirements to be included on my resume. Salary requirements, part 2. Please submit resume and salary requirements to recruiter@__.com.”

2014 60

terse answer Thursday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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In addition, the candidate and I share similar (very unusual and on-the-surface not very “marketable”) educational and work experiences–I really feel for how hard it is to find a position coming from that background! That if they’re looking for advice on what to do with our sort of weird background, I’d be happy to chat? If you’d really be happy to chat, that would be a really kind thing to offer.

2013 56

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employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list

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About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager employer wants permission to call people outside my reference list March 17, 2011 A reader writes: I recently was asked to sign a Consent to Reference Check form. in a long interview process, can I ask about salary?

2011 72

short answer Sunday: 7 short answers to 7 short questions

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I’ve already asked for a job so why did they offer me an informational interview? I found out today that someone who is about to come on board with us is going to be offered $25k more than I make a year. The litmus test: Would they dispute the title in a reference check?)

2011 67

am I not getting hired because I'm gay?

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For what it’s worth, I’ve noticed a lot of people assuming that their lack of offers must be evidence that something nefarious is going on. Make compensation for it by working harder than others, and embarass them into giving you a chance.

2011 68