Linked Questions

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8answers
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Started new job and don't like it

5 months ago I left a job of 4 years to work at a big insurance corporation doing computer programming. Now that I am where I always wanted to be, I realized only after a few months that I do not like ...
1
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3answers
509 views

Should I add a month only employment in my CV

I rushed into employment after I was made redundant which turned out to be a disaster because the job description posted, mentioned and the real work was totally different and it affected my health as ...
43
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5answers
5k views

Discovered that my new job has cameras in the restrooms

Location is Washington state, USA. I've been at this company for less than a week and I hardly know everyone yet. I had to go to IT today to get some stuff set up and the sysadmin had all the ...
1
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1answer
115 views

resume vs job application questions

I filled out a job application, and it says to list relevant work experiences. On my resume, I submitted more work experiences than I listed on the job application "work experience" section, because I'...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

Quit after 2 months, should I put job in resume?

I joined a company about two months ago. I do not mind the work but the work environment is very toxic (just found out that two people left this position in the last year). I really tried to adjust ...
0
votes
3answers
356 views

Removing long term experience off CV

My first role upon graduating was working in a start up for 4 years as a Software engineer. Unfortunately things really soured with Senior management after the 4th year causing me to resign and move ...
5
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4answers
2k views

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 ...
2
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2answers
324 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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votes
3answers
246 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 (...
0
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3answers
449 views

What's my best play if there's any issue on my background check with contacting my latest employer?

I was working at my most recent employer until May 21st 2018 (2 week notice given). Applied for a position at another company(a company I've REALLY been wanting to work for in the past 5 years but had ...
1
vote
2answers
355 views

How can I mention my sole industry experience of 2 months in my résumé, while applying for industry jobs?

I'm applying for industrial positions for data scientist and related. I've a lot of relevant academic experience (e.g. PhD in math and postdocs), but very little industry experience. For the later, I ...
1
vote
1answer
393 views

What should I say in a interview about why I quit my job early?

I've been trying to figure out what's the best way to explain to an interviewer why I quit my job I only had for a month. I worked for a call center company and was on the phones all day. I started ...
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3answers
280 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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
351 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 (...
0
votes
1answer
196 views

Should I include a job that lasted a week on the resume? [duplicate]

A few months back I started my first job, but I quit within a week. Once I started working I was very excited to be there but my coworkers were very toxic. I didn’t feel comfortable working there. I ...

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