coworkers are insensitive after a layoff, trimming down internship experience on a resume, and more

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I know most retail-type jobs don’t want to hire someone with an almost-master’s and (despite my education) I’m still pretty inexperienced for more serious jobs. Explaining why I’m looking for short-term work during a temporary layoff. While my boss is looking for new clients, I’ve agreed to take a temporary unpaid layoff. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I was laid off, and my former colleagues want sympathy from me.

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5 Careers You Should Be Avoiding Now

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Luckily, though, most reporters are able to find freelance work online (and from home) if they were to lose their job. Since we’re constantly building new shops, retail centers, homes and high-rises every day, job security is also considered high.

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How to Keep Your Age a Secret in an Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

For instance, if you worked in retail at a local department store and your latest job was president of the department store nationally, you might want to include this to show your fast progression throughout your career.

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How to Improve Your Resume's Credibility and Gain Relevant Experience

Jennifer Anthony

Museums frequently seek volunteers for retail and event planning tasks.

2010 158

Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

of new office space for a leading retail client; maintained project schedules, led meetings, and addressed outstanding issues, resulting in timely project completion two months ahead of schedule.

2010 151

Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

This type of service is often provided at your typical, retail copy shop.

2010 141

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob

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Updates via RSS Follow on Twitter Like JobMob? 50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever Over on the Dilbert Blog, Scott Adams gave his readers an assignment : “describe your own job in one sentence, preferably in a humorously derogatory way.&# Here are the best replies from among the hundreds, with the top 10 at the end.

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short answer Saturday: 6 short answers to 6 short questions

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For example; when I do freelance training I make sure that THEY pay for the printed materials, the price of photocopying training manuals/handouts is NOT included in my fee. (I’d These are just a couple of the “touchy&# issues that I have run into as a freelance trainer.

2011 71

short answer Saturday: another job search edition — Ask a Manager

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As a writer and an artist, this comes up for me every time I look for freelance work. should you include retail work on your professional resume?

2011 75

short answer Saturday: seven short answers to seven short questions

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For the past 3 years, I’ve been a Freelance Market Research Analyst, working consistently for one main client (an established international market research firm) and frequently for a second client (a local start-up firm that’s little more than a one-man shop).

2011 71