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Despite that sluggish hiring pace, some occupations like engineering and health care seem to have dodged the Great Recession’s heavy layoffs. Other metro areas showing strong job demand include Dallas and Houston, thanks in large part to the strong growth in U.S. They’re also investing in high-tech equipment to boost productivity and to further drive down costs to better compete with low-wage overseas manufacturers.

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my employer revoked everyone’s telecommuting status, my coworker copied my LinkedIn profile, and more

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This would be something more akin to a layoff; the nature of the role is changing so dramatically that it’s essentially being eliminated and replaced with a different one. I just dont believe them that I need to explain every expense – a $2 metro card? I’ve got a “temp to hire” job, but no details on wages, timeline, benefits, etc. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Can I lie about my hours to get a better salary at a new job?

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

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But anything sponsored by a large metro area’s newspaper and/or hosted at a hotel is basically a cattle call. About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair? March 14, 2011 In response to the previous post on job fairs , a commenter asked: I have attended my alma mater’s industry-specific career fair the past few years. I’ve done most of the things you list in your article and gotten feedback that my resume is great.

in a long interview process, can I ask about salary? — Ask a Manager

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Reply Mike January 6, 2011 at 11:02 am Has the OP considered looking the employer up on a site such as Glassdoor.com to see if someone with a similar title as posted their wages? To complicate it further, I live just outside a major metro area. Why performance reviews deserve a better rap former boss is waging campaign of harassment against me accepted a job; do I need to notify other places I applied?

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