application

#application

Share Topic
Report Content
Not getting interest from recruiters when submitting you job applications? This topic supports those currently looking for work by providing tips and tricks concerning the application process.
Share what's on your mind
Post
Ask
Posted to #workfromhome
Follow
Beverly Spray
1 day ago

I'm looking for a fully remote customer service online or phone job that requires basic skills i can use a MacBook Air laptop and headset.

I have wasted so much time with applications that are going no where and job sites sending me jobs that do not match. #workfromhome #jobsearch

38
18 Comments
Like
Comment
Share
Dottie Carr
1 day ago

Forgive me if this is a stupid question, or should seem obvious. I have not been submitting cover letters to jobs that I have applied to from job boards. If I send my resume cold to a company, not advertising on a board, I will send a cover letter, as a means of introduction. The reason I have not been sending to job board posting, is that I feel I would need to customize for each application, which seems cumbersome, given the number of applications one might submit. Is this faulty logic on my part, and am I reducing my chances significantly by not including a cover letter for board posted jobs? Any help appreciated. Thanks in advance!

13
8 Comments
Like
Comment
Share
Posted to #jobsearch
Follow
Dorothy Penn
1 day ago
13
1 Comment
Like
Comment
Share
Jeffery sluder
2 days ago

I can't believe that a large portion of job applications are screened by computers or recruiters that haven't got a clue what the job is. I have a very successful record as an executive but computer kick my resume out because I don't have a degree, even though I have done the job at VP level and I am applying for mid level work after 20 years of high performance. I need to lie about a degree just to get past the screen.

4
3 Comments
Like
Comment
Share
Posted to #workfromhome
Follow
Paula Lucia
11 minutes ago

STAY AT HOME JOB Job Type: Full time/Part-time Position Available *Data Entry * Pay: $30.00 per hour Flexible Schedule Requirement: Basic typing and ability to follow instructions Schedule: Monday to Friday/Weekends We Offer • Paid training • $500 (Full-time), Retention Bonus paid after 90 days of satisfactory performance • Fulltime weekly shifts available • Medical, dental, and vision benefits will be effective on the first day of employment. Other benefits include: • Tuition reimbursement • 401K match • Dependent Care Flexible Savings Accounts • Paid vacation • Equipment provided • Fast-paced, fun, friendly team!

send your resumes to Angelacharles1536@gmail.com

DIRECT TEXT (636) 338-1260

LET ME KNOW IF YOU ARE INTERESTED #workfromhome #jobsearch #interview #application #hiringevents #healthcare #firstjob #resume #coronavirus #deliverydriver

1
Like
Comment
Share
Posted to #jobsearch
Follow
Daamir Ten
2 days ago

Hello, everyone. I'm Ten Daamir from Singapore and a senior developer for 7+ years. I seek a vacancy opportunity for remote job. #jobsearch #workfromhome #application #interview

8
Like
Comment
Share
Anthony C
4 days ago

I apply for at least 20-30 jobs a day for months on Indeed. I have extensive experience and a good resume, however I never get one response, and I get emails from Indeed we want you to apply for this role etc. I also get emails from Indeed that the “employer” hasn’t even opened or looked at the resume. Either they are posting fake jobs to support the pump of the jobs numbers or they don’t even have a connection with the employer. Why would they not even open or view the application/resume.

17
32 Comments
Like
Comment
Share
?
Question
Ruby Sue
4 days ago

When applying for positions that ask this question, it is often left with 2 options to choose from. Yes or No. What I really want to put, if the option were available, in a comment box is; "What are your passing qualifications?" Or is it just assumed that it must be "free and clear" of anything current? Does it include past/expunged? I am ok with the question "have you ever been convicted of a felony?" because that is a definite "NO". I have been instructed by several friends and past colleagues to just answer "yes" instead. Is that frowned upon later? #jobsearch #advice #felony #wordsofadvice

31
10 Answers
Like
Answer
Share
See all answers
Rebecca Kilgore

Hell no

Hell no

2d
Mark As Helpful
Reply
Harry Rau

Yes and No are answers to an Interrogation, not an Interview, know the difference, or buy a bigger jar of lube..

Yes and No are answers to an Interrogation, not an Interview, know the difference, or buy a bigger jar of lube..

1d
Mark As Helpful
Reply
Add
Posted to #jobsearch
Follow
Diana Campbell
3 days ago

Sometimes I really wonder if the job market is as bad as these employers are saying it is. I was pretty much told I had the position at this one company and 2 weeks later they sent me a email stating they decided to move on with another candidate, and a few days later I noticed the job was posted again on several other job boards I’m beginning to think a lot of the job boards are a joke #jobsearch #application #interview

4
8 Comments
Like
Comment
Share