Careers & Employment's questions - Norwegian iziqna

Have you ever been at a job and somebody git promoted over you who didn't deserve it?

11 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 2 hours ago
Like you were totally more qualified and reliable than the person who they have the promotion too.

Can a employer fire you for calling off?

13 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 1 day 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.

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

31 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 what you wear to an interview affect if u get the job or not?

10 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 13 hours ago
I went to a group interview with 6 other people the other day. I think I did okay better than I thought I would do but not as good as others, so I left leaving that I wouldnt get the job. But I do think I was best dressed for an interview out of all of them. I wore something similar to what the 2 managers were... show more

Is there a way I can avoid going to work? I would even considering moving abroad?

10 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 hours ago
I hate work, I don't like it all. Is it possible to reduce the need for using automation and living with less?

Best answer: Try for a seasonal job, and try temp agencies

Why people graduate university working minimum wage job?

23 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?

Should I threaten to quit to get a raise?

11 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 2 days ago
Best answer: Only theaten to leave if you have another job lined up or if you have enough money saved to last you a few months. We live in a capitalist system. It’s up to all of us to look out for our own best interests and get the best value for our time and money. Won’t your customers shop elsewhere if they don’t get a good... show more

Asking an employer to reschedule pre-employment exam?

13 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 4 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

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

15 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 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

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

9 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 1 day ago

Do you become wealthy once you become a lawyer?

9 answers · Law & Legal · 1 day ago

Can you quit a "permanent" job.?

6 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 3 hours ago
So basically, I found this job listing online that says it is is "permanent" and full-time. Can I quit this job? Living in Canada by the way.

Was I treated unfairly at my new job?

7 answers · Law & Legal · 22 hours ago
I got a job at the goodwill and on the second day was told to go home because I took my lunch 10 min early. I has not even been in the the system yet and during orientation was told 4 hours. I told a sub manager was really hungry/shaky and ate lunch for 20 min quick and got back. My shift a started at 2:30 took a... show more

So, im leaving my job as i have gotten a better position elsewhere, but what ive found is some of my female coworkers i rarely speak with are coming up to me and telling me they are sad to see me go. Why?? Ive rarely spoken with them and now they are telling me their sad...

Why is there no grace period?

21 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 4 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.

Best answer: Sounds like BS to me.

Should I get a job or stay on welfare?

8 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 1 day 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 think it's wrong to say this?

18 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 4 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?