Job-seeker shares how she tricks employers into giving her an interview

‘I got a voicemail from a manager’: Job-seeker shares how she tricks employers into giving her an interview

'Lmao I’m about to skip the application and go straight to this method.'

On Jan 25, 2024 by Brooke Sjoberg

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‘I still don’t know what happened’: Worker says she got hired and fired within 5 days. They told her they’re going to ‘continue their search’

'I’ve been there for five days. Barely been trained. And I’m not working out?'

On Jan 9, 2024 by Rachel Kiley

Tech CEO urges workers to stop quitting their jobs.

‘Listen to me, the person who is hiring people’: Tech CEO urges workers to stop quitting their jobs. Here’s why

'The job market is not what it was three years ago.'

On Nov 30, 2023 by Jack Alban

Job hunter says applying for jobs is 'depressing.' She blames the constant ghosting from recruiters

‘I got excited that I got a rejection email’: Job hunter says applying for jobs is ‘depressing.’ She blames the constant ghosting from recruiters

'I got rejected from a job I applied to 8 months ago.'

On Jul 1, 2023 by Jack Alban

podcaster speaking with caption 'If anyone's like, can you explain this gap in your resume?' (l) podcaster speaking with caption 'I signed an NDA.' (c) podcaster speaking with caption 'They can't even ask you follow-up questions on it' (r)

‘They can’t even ask you follow-up questions on it’: Podcaster shares job-hunter hack to explain gaps in resume

'I signed an NDA.'

On Jun 27, 2023 by Braden Bjella

job hunter speaking with caption 'WHERE WAS THIS 10 MINUTES AGO?!' 'like I said they literally turned me down 3 times before they said yes' (l) job hunter speaking with caption 'WHERE WAS THIS 10 MINUTES AGO?!' 'and she looks up in the system' (c) job hunter speaking with caption 'WHERE WAS THIS 10 MINUTES AGO?!' 'and flat out told me they never got it' (r)

‘I cannot look at every application due to volume. Always keep applying!’: Worker applied for her job 3 times before she got it. The recruiter never saw her earlier submissions

'I applied 6 times for the same position. Finally got it.'

On Jun 22, 2023 by Brooke Sjoberg

worker speaking with caption 'The job market is GARBAGE' (l) woman sad holding phone (c) worker speaking with caption 'The job market is GARBAGE' (r)

‘I AM SO SICK OF IT!!’: Job hunter says employer gave her position to someone else after she tried to negotiate pay

'If it starts that way, it will only get worse once working.'

On Jun 13, 2023 by Brooke Sjoberg

Woman holding headphones mic on camera explaining her interview process

‘It’s giving Hunger Games’: Job hunter says hiring manager held interview with her and another rival candidate—on the same call

'As if the process of getting a job isn't degrading enough as it is.'

On Jun 3, 2023 by Jack Alban

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‘I have taken more corporate personality quizzes this week than anyone should have to’: Unemployed worker applies to 80 jobs in 2 weeks. It’s not going well

‘i've literally been ignoring n cancelling on ppl to spend all of my time applying to jobs.’

On Jun 1, 2023 by Jack Alban

woman says job hoppers are the problem

‘Thank GAWD you’re not a recruiter anymore’: Viewers criticize ‘interview expert’ for saying ‘nobody likes job hoppers’

'Spoken like a Hiring Manager from a real toxic company.'

On May 27, 2023 by Jack Alban

woman says position she applied for was 'put on hold' after she already did 4 rounds of interviews

‘You did their work for free!’: Job hunter says position she applied for was ‘put on hold’ after she already did 4 rounds of interviews

'They never had any intention to hire anyone.'

On May 27, 2023 by Braden Bjella

job hunter with caption 'When you apply to a job that you're qualified for & within 4 minutes you get an automatic decline email that they are not moving forward with your application... did you even read my resume? It's after hours how was I declined???' (l) emails on laptop screen with hands typing on keyboard (c) job hunter with caption 'When you apply to a job that you're qualified for & within 4 minutes you get an automatic decline email that they are not moving forward with your application... did you even read my resume? It's after hours how was I declined???' (r)

‘I genuinely don’t understand the hiring & job market’: Candidate gets rejection email 4 minutes after applying

‘You won’t make it past the automated systems.’

On May 25, 2023 by Phil West

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‘I had a job 6 hours later’: Worker shares ‘how to get a job in 2023’

'Once I hopped on LinkedIn, I'm afraid to say I literally almost doubled my income and double the recruiter interactions.'

On May 25, 2023 by Eric Webb

worker speaking with caption 'CVS Will Pay You $34 hr to: Work From Home!' (l) CVS/Pharmacy sign on building (c) CVS website remote job listings on computer screen (r)

‘I want a WFH job where I don’t have to speak to anybody ever’: Worker recommends CVS WFH job that allegedly pays $34 an hour

'Is their applications as long as their receipts? '

On May 24, 2023 by Phil West

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‘It just means they want to pay you 15$ an hour’: Job-hunter finds entry-level position on LinkedIn that requires 8 years of experience

'They do this so they can pay you less than the listed salary.'

On May 24, 2023 by Jack Alban