Linked Questions

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Let go after revealing LGBT status, should I include this job on my resume? [duplicate]

I started working as an administrative assistant in Wisconsin through a staffing agency in March, and one morning in June (about 3 months in), I got a call from my agency coordinator and was told that ...
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3answers
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Should I include my current job, which is only 4 months long, in my resume? [duplicate]

I landed myself in my first job pretty quickly soon after graduation. However, in to my second week, I knew this job wasn't for me. I convinced myself to stay longer, for at least a year, thinking ...
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4answers
470 views

Can a job be added to a resume even if I was only there for a short time? [duplicate]

I accepted a job which I resigned after the third day as I felt it was not meant for me, finding it intimidating and overwhelming. I am not sure if I should add those "three days" to my resume as part ...
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2answers
3k views

Short experience period on resume? [duplicate]

I've 1.8 years of experience with my 1st employer and 2 Months with 2nd employer and I'm looking for a job change because I'm not able to work with my 2nd employer because of kind of work and ...
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1answer
262 views

I accepted a job at first but rhen turned it down. How do I handle this on my resume? [duplicate]

A few weeks ago I accepted a job. However before I worked there or even had training, I turned it down. I felt like a few things that happened during the process didn't feel right so I turned it down. ...
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2answers
552 views

Remove a job from the resume and look unemployed [duplicate]

I never had any problem to find a new job, but lately, unfortunately, I do. I worked for my last company 6 months, I was laid off during the trial period. The company told me that my position was too ...
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2answers
911 views

My current job isn't a good fit, should I leave it off my resume? [duplicate]

I've worked at this institution for less than two weeks and I know it's not a good fit for me. It has nothing to do with the people or anything, just professionally, I know it's not what I need, i'm ...
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2answers
305 views

Should I include a job on my CV which only lasted 6 weeks? [duplicate]

I am leaving a job only after 6 weeks as they over estimated my experience and capabilities. They were really nice about it: verbally promising to be really good refs. So I am leaving on good terms. ...
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2answers
946 views

What should I tell the interviewer as to why I left a job after 4 months? [duplicate]

In October, I took a teaching job after leaving a school I had been at for 4 years. I left that job because I was frustrated due to a lack of behavioral support for the students. My new job is NOT the ...
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3answers
278 views

To include my current 2 weeks working experience or not in the resume? [duplicate]

I have joined a an Enterprise company since 2 weeks as Senior Software Engineer (It's a permanent position), despite the fact that I have learned a lot since I have joined, but I can't wait to get ...
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3answers
238 views

Do I include a 6-mo job on job applications or background checks? [duplicate]

I left a job after 2.5 years to take a new position. I was laid off after 6 months and a few months later, rejoined my old employer in my previous position. I don't include the 6-mo job on my resume (...
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3answers
356 views

Should I include a job on my CV that only lasted 3 weeks? [duplicate]

To get everyone up to speed, here's the backstory: Back in January 2017, I went through a traumatic event which has lead to some ongoing mental health issues which I'm currently being treated for (as ...
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1answer
127 views

As a job-hunting director/VP candidate, list current temp work? [duplicate]

I’ve been job hunting for 7 months as a Director/VP candidate (former management consultant). For fun and extra cash, I have taken a temp job at a national, speciality retailer. I enjoy it but omit ...
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1answer
415 views

Job omitted from resume [duplicate]

I quit a job after a week. The next week I was offered a new job which I accepted. I'm waiting for the background check to come back. I didn't put the job I had the week before on my resume. Will the ...
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1answer
340 views

Should I include a temporary 4-5 month position on employment history that was terminated due to drug screening? [duplicate]

I was working for a temporary agency for 4-5 months, after being asked to stay permanently on, the company did a drug screen and failed for THC Marijuana, and no longer employed with actual company (...

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