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walkaway Donating Member (725 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-21-09 09:20 AM
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6. Sorry you are so bored. How about volunteering? n/t
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  -Discouraged and concerned. I am unemployed and have been yy4me  Jun-21-09 08:34 AM   #0 
  - not a senior moment. not self pity  Triana   Jun-21-09 08:40 AM   #1 
  - Not just a hotshot, everyone is expecting to hire someone who can do everything.  grace0418   Jun-21-09 10:17 AM   #16 
     - That's exactly how it is in IT infrastructure.  undeterred   Jun-21-09 10:38 AM   #19 
        - It's ridiculous, isn't it?  CrispyQ   Jun-21-09 01:08 PM   #24 
  - what kind of work are you looking for?  Neecy   Jun-21-09 08:55 AM   #2 
  - Yes, I'm tired of all this too.  stillrockin   Jun-21-09 09:04 AM   #3 
  - A few things come to mind and just like any unsolicited advice,  tavalon   Jun-21-09 09:08 AM   #4 
  - Over 50?.. just enter all your personal information and we'll get back to you  lib2DaBone   Jun-21-09 09:11 AM   #5 
  - "...a 20-something with a gold pin sticking out of her nose and 10 pierced earrings on either side."  Leftist Agitator   Jun-21-09 09:58 AM   #14 
     - Judgmental, my butt. What ever happened to expecting a professional appearance in the workplace?  demodonkey   Jun-21-09 01:26 PM   #27 
        - Who gets to define "professional"?  noamnety   Jun-21-09 04:50 PM   #30 
           - So if I don't care to look at someone's pierced tongue while I eat, I'm not "embracing diversity?"  demodonkey   Jun-23-09 08:40 AM   #34 
              - How many customers see the HR director?  PVnRT   Jun-23-09 09:40 AM   #37 
              - "most mainstream business people "  noamnety   Jun-23-09 11:18 AM   #44 
  - Sorry you are so bored. How about volunteering? n/t  walkaway   Jun-21-09 09:20 AM   #6 
  - i'm reading your tarot -- and i see a pizza in your future. nt  xchrom   Jun-21-09 09:28 AM   #8 
  - You sound down and it's not surprising. Not describing the jobs available  peacetalksforall   Jun-21-09 09:21 AM   #7 
  - I've noticed that too  izquierdista   Jun-21-09 09:45 AM   #13 
  - .  Coyote_Bandit   Jun-21-09 09:34 AM   #9 
  - I am struggling with what should be a three person business and I can't afford to pay anyone..  peacetalksforall   Jun-21-09 10:08 AM   #15 
     - I have no intention of  Coyote_Bandit   Jun-21-09 10:36 AM   #18 
  - Do you have a hobby that could be used to create a job; maybe an  snappyturtle   Jun-21-09 09:35 AM   #10 
  - When in trouble or in doubt, run in circles, scream and shout - O Nash  kickysnana   Jun-21-09 09:37 AM   #11 
  - I chuckled a little when I read your comment about being  yy4me   Jun-21-09 10:28 AM   #17 
     - Tired is probably an understatement. All of this did not need to happen.  kickysnana   Jun-21-09 12:20 PM   #22 
  - This is the perfect letter to send to your newspapers and your Rep and the White House  lunatica   Jun-21-09 09:39 AM   #12 
  - I don't know if it will help you, but ...  Akoto   Jun-21-09 10:49 AM   #20 
  - A big hurdle is that  Danascot   Jun-21-09 11:29 AM   #21 
  - I am also 50+ and have been unemployed since October.  A-Long-Little-Doggie   Jun-21-09 12:45 PM   #23 
  - Time for medical billing and coding (pushing paper for the insurance industry) to be ON ITS WAY OUT.  demodonkey   Jun-21-09 01:36 PM   #28 
     - LOL!  A-Long-Little-Doggie   Jun-21-09 04:31 PM   #29 
     - Go ahead. LOL your greedy ass off and go work for THESE guys... you are made for each other.  demodonkey   Jun-23-09 08:34 AM   #33 
        - So, what is it that YOU do that is changing the world for the better?  PVnRT   Jun-23-09 09:45 AM   #41 
        - Buy a vowel  zagging   Jun-23-09 10:16 AM   #42 
     - LOL - you think a single-payer system won't have paperwork?  PVnRT   Jun-23-09 09:44 AM   #39 
  - Dude, welcome to the club. There has got to be millions of us.  david13   Jun-21-09 01:08 PM   #25 
  - You don't say what kind of work you are looking for, but have you tried a temp agency?  CrispyQ   Jun-21-09 01:12 PM   #26 
  - 7 months is nothing  northernlights   Jun-21-09 05:00 PM   #31 
  - Sorry to hear of your predicament, but you've only sent out ONE resume?  Canuckistanian   Jun-21-09 05:17 PM   #32 
  - it was one the past WEEK  northernlights   Jun-23-09 09:41 AM   #38 
     - Yeah, I hear that  Canuckistanian   Jun-23-09 11:29 AM   #45 
  - help create a 3rd political party! I'm serious. It would pay the bills! lobbyists galore n/t  Badgerman   Jun-23-09 09:32 AM   #35 
  - You're not gonna find anything on monster or craigslist  jxnmsdemguy65   Jun-23-09 09:35 AM   #36 
  - good idea  northernlights   Jun-23-09 09:44 AM   #40 
  - I know this won't  Dyedinthewoolliberal   Jun-23-09 10:21 AM   #43 

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